‘Synchronic’ Directors Urge Viewers To Avoid Theaters Ahead Of Sci-Fi Thriller’s October Release

Directors Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead said potential viewers should not head to indoor theaters to watch their sci-fi thriller Synchronic. “We want to be very clear: at the time of writing this, we personally wouldn’t go to an indoor … Read more…

Dr. Scott Gottlieb: Prioritize back to school, then reopen indoor entertainment like movie theaters

“We need to be circumspect about what we open while we’re trying to open schools,” former FDA chief Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC. Health and Science BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of … Read more…

California moves to open movie theaters with strict social distancing guidelines

California Governor Galvin Newsom unveiled a new online color-coded map that will track when indoor businesses such as restaurants and movie theaters can re-open based on the county-by-county numbers of new coronavirus cases and positive test results. The guidelines go … Read more…

Stacey Abrams Amazon Studios Doc ‘All In: The Fight For Democracy’ To Hit Theaters Before Prime Video Launch

Amazon Studios will release the documentary All In: The Fight for Democracy to select theaters on September 9 ahead of its global launch on Prime Video on September 18. The film features Stacey Abrams, the first Black woman to become … Read more…

Jon Stewart’s ‘Irresistible’ with Steve Carell skips theaters for video-on-demand

Irresistible has joined the long list of films skipping theaters amid the coronavirus pandemic.  On Friday, Focus Features announced the second feature-length movie from writer-director Jon Stewart would head straight to video-on-demand starting June 26. The film will be available … Read more…

Theaters blast Universal over home-rental plans after ‘Trolls World Tour’

A battle is brewing between movie theaters and Universal Pictures over its decision to release “Trolls World Tour” directly to home video-streaming services during the coronavirus lockdown. Both AMC Entertainment and Regal Cinemas, the nation’s top two theater owners, are … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: New York City to limit restaurants and bars to take-out and delivery, movie theaters to shut

Nightclubs, movie theaters and small theater houses as well as concert venues have been ordered to close, Mayor Bill de Blasio said. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

AMC & Regal movie theaters will now only sell 50% of tickets to help social distancing practices

AMC and Regal, two of the nation’s largest movie theater chains, are immediately implementing social distancing measures to help prevent spreading the coronavirus.  Both theaters will be cutting down theater capacity by half, selling only 50 percent of seats for … Read more…

Broadway theaters tell sick patrons to stay home amid coronavirus fears

The nation’s coronavirus scare has not as yet impacted Broadway production schedules, with all shows currently playing as planned in theaters scrubbed and disinfected with extra vigor and stocked with additional sanitizer dispensers. And producers are urging ticket-holders with cold … Read more…

China’s theaters, studios protest against deal to stream movie online for free

Chinese theaters and film studios are protesting a deal by Huanxi Media Group to premiere its new movie “Lost in Russia” on Bytedance’s online platforms, with some saying it was “trampling” and “destroying” China’s cinema industry. Reuters: Entertainment News BEST … Read more…

Early Access: Here’s How Star Zachary Levi Thinks You Should Experience ‘Shazam!’ In Theaters

On March 23, you can be among the very first to see Shazam! when Fandango brings the latest DC Comics movie to theaters nationwide for one day only prior to its official April 5 release. To grab tickets and find out where Shazam! will be … Read more…