European exhib Vue Entertainment has been sold by private equity firm Doughty Hanson to two Canadian investors for £935 million ($1.45 billion).
Cheerfully smashing perceptions of North Korea as a shuttered nation, "Comrade Kim Goes Flying" proves that cooperation with the West really is possible, at least in cinema. A candy-hued throwback to…
LONDON -- U.K. digital communications company EE is set to launch a multi-platform film service powered by leading European movies-on-demand provider FilmFlex.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
LONDON -- Vue Entertainment's $215 million takeover of German circuit Cinemaxx heralds a fresh wave of investment in Europe's cinema sector, which could help unlock the potential for box office…
LONDON -- Germany's Federal Cartel Office has given clearance for U.K. exhibitor Vue Entertainment to proceed with its €173.5 million ($215 million) takeover of German loop Cinemaxx.
PARIS -- French helmer Claude Miller, whose career spanned more than 40 years and included such acclaimed films as "L'Effrontee," "Garde a vue" (Custody), "La Petite Voleuse" (The Little Thief) and…
LONDON -- Imax Corp. has signed its first deal with Cineworld, the U.K.'s leading exhibitor by market share, to install digital Imax screens in three theaters.
"I've now seen 'Bridesmaids' five times. It was a huge, great stonking relief to watch a film that made me burst out with laughter, loud snorting (embarrassing on the airplane) laughter. . ."
While Imax Corp. is expanding rapidly in China and Russia, the Toronto-based large-format player is facing a tougher challenge in Europe's mature markets to persuade multiplex owners that installing…
In a saga being watched by exhibs and distribs around the world, U.K. exhib Vue has joined Cineworld in saying it will book Tim Burton's "Alice in Wonderland" -- despite its shortened DVD window.