New York movie theaters have finally reopened! Mostly! This week, Gov. Cuomo permitted cinemas in the state outside of New York City to start screening films again starting Friday, at 25% capacity and with a maximum of 50 masked patrons.
The coronavirus pandemic may have closed movie theaters across the country, but thankfully for genre fans, the flow of new horror movies to streaming services never stopped. (In fact, some even debuted at drive-ins at the same time they became
AMC Theaters is going to great lengths to get patrons through its doors. The world’s largest theater chain announced a package this weekend which will allow a group of as many as 20 people to arrange for a private screening.
Movie theaters in New York state can reopen beginning Oct. 23 with restrictions on audience size and other precautions in place, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday ByThe Associated Press October 17, 2020, 6:23 PM • 2 min read
ImageIn Orange County, movie theaters are open with fewer people and other modifications.Credit…Jae C. Hong/Associated Press Good morning. It’s been over a month since California moved from a county monitoring system to a new framework based on tiers. The new
Shares in the company that owns the Regal, Cineworld and Picturehouse movie theaters fell as much as 58% after it said it will temporarily close the venues because delays to the latest James Bond film left it with few blockbusters
Shares in the company that owns the Regal, Cineworld and Picturehouse movie theaters fell 36 percent after it said it will temporarily close the venues because delays to the latest James Bond film left it with few blockbusters to attract
Movie theaters are reducing their hours as Hollywood pulls back on releasing fall blockbusters like “Wonder Woman 1984” and “Black Widow” amid the pandemic. The biggest movie theater chains — including AMC Theatres, Regal Cinemas and Cinemark — said they
Now that museums, art galleries and movie theaters are finally open in some states — with Covid-19 protocols in place — it may be tempting to race back to them. But should you? “I hate to be a killjoy, but
As theaters look to see how they might reopen with safety accommodations including mask use, Dr. Anthony Fauci says it will likely be more than a year before people feel comfortable returning to theaters without masks. “If we get a
Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet” — the first blockbuster film to enter the theaters following widespread lockdown orders — brought in an estimated $20.2 million through the holiday weekend in US and Canadian theaters. The movie’s Labor Day weekend release displayed the
People enjoy a movie at the Regency Theaters Plant Drive-In in Van Nuys, Thursday, September 3, 2020. The theater has converted a parking lot into a drive in theater due to the coronavirus shutdown. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles
What the hell was that?! Director Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet” finally arrives in theaters Thursday, and watching it one thing is immediately clear: The months-long shroud of secrecy around the film’s plot was not for fear of spoilers, but rather because
“The New Mutants,” which comes to theaters Friday, is not as new as you think. Fox’s final X-Men film has been floating around for years, plagued by delays, corporate acquisitions, changes of taste and, the cherry on top, a pandemic.
Movie theaters are back! Sort of. This weekend AMC and Regal Cinemas will reopen many of their screens nationwide, which have been shuttered since March. And although some independent theaters have remained in operation around the country during the COVID-19
They’re reel cheap! AMC Theaters will sell movie tickets for a dirt-cheap 15 cents a pop next week — to lure folks back to the big screen amid the coronavirus crisis. The cinema chain said it will hawk the film
In another major blow to movie theaters, Disney announced “Mulan” will forgo its planned theatrical release. Instead, the movie will premiere on Disney Plus on Sept. 4 for a rental price of $29.99. Originally scheduled to open on March 27,
Warner Bros. is keeping movie theaters’ hopes of a summer blockbuster movie alive. The Hollywood studio said Monday that it is releasing “Tenet,” the Christopher Nolan spy thriller in the US over Labor Day Weekend in “select cities.” Warner Bros.
England prepares to raise the curtain on theaters, music venues The United Kingdom announced Friday that all indoor performance spaces, including theatres and music venues, can start performances on August 1 providing they follow new social distancing rules. According to
Movie theaters are taking to the high seas. Water-borne movie screenings are coming to New York this summer, offering a cinematic experience where physical distancing is easier. Sydney-based Beyond Cinema has announced it’ll bring its Floating Cinema production to a
A federal judge in New Jersey has denied movie theaters pleas to reopen their cinemas across the Garden State. The move comes after a group of the nation’s top theaters led by AMC, Regal and Cinemark sued the state over
Movie theaters pinning their reopening success on the August release of blockbuster hopefuls “Tenet’” and “Mulan” are in for a major blow, industry experts said. With COVID-19 cases on the rise in major cities across the US, it’s looking increasingly
The nation’s biggest movie theaters have sued the state of New Jersey, claiming that keeping cinemas closed because of the coronavirus is “unconstitutional” as churches, indoor malls and other retailers are allowed to reopen. AMC, Regal and Cinemark are among
M’s got TikTok chops. Since the UK shuttered theaters over coronavirus concerns, that nation’s finest thespians have struggled to stay entertained. Fortunately, Shakespearean actress Dame Judi Dench has found an unlikely way to occupy herself during lockdown: filming viral videos
AMC Theaters, the nation’s largest chain, is pushing back its plans to begin reopening theaters by two weeks following the closure because of COVID-19. The company said Monday that it would open approximately 450 US locations on July 30 and
AMC movie theaters won’t force guests to wear face masks when they begin reopening next month to avoid “political controversy,” according to a report. The theater chain — which has over 600 locations nationwide — is slated to re-open 450
With independent movie theaters struggling around the country, and audiences clamoring for more content, a clever man decided to kill two birds with one cat. Yes, beginning Friday is the Quarantine Cat Film Festival, a celebration of more than 130
LOS ANGELES — It’s almost showtime. But how many people will show? Movie theaters around the world are reopening, with AMC Theaters, the world’s largest cineplex operator, announcing on Tuesday that “almost all” of its locations in the United States