Mark Zoradi, CEO of major exhibitor Cinemark (via Deadline), has said that they are optimistic for the summer of 2021 in light of these reopenings. "The last weekend in May, in that traditional beginning of summer, you have Cruella from Disney and you have F9 from Universal and you have Infinite from Paramount," he said[...]
According to The Wrap, several theater chains saw their stocks get a boost on Monday after the numbers for the weekend box office came in. Cinemark's shares jumped 6.4% on Monday morning, while Imax also enjoyed a 3.6% boost; National CineMedia, which specializes in cinema ads, was up 4%, and Marcus Corp., which operates both cinemas[...]
Cinemark has become the first major theater chain to respond to the announcement via Deadline. "In light of the current operating environment, we are making near-term booking decisions on a film-by-film basis At this time, Warner Bros has not provided any details for the hybrid distribution model of their 2021 films." DAVIE, FLORIDA, USA – MAY 29, 2018:[...]
According to Deadline, Universal has inked out the same deal with Cinemark as well. T-B: DAVIE, FLORIDA, USA – MAY 29, 2018: Front facade of Cinemark Paradise 24 movie theater with Egyptian theme Editorial credit: Holly Guerrio / Shutterstock.com | The official logo for Universal Pictures "Universal's century-long partnership with exhibition is rooted in the theatrical experience,[...]
While all major chains like AMC, Regal, and Cinemark suspended operations amidst the pandemic, only AMC and Cinemark chose to weather the drought as setbacks in places like New York and ever-changing local and state pandemic ordinances continue to decimate movie theatre markets everywhere. New York City, USA – Jan 5, 2017: View of AMC Empire[...]
Now we are getting reports from Deadline that Cinemark, the third biggest theater chain in the United States, has pledged to stay open, at least for now, despite being there being a pandemic. DAVIE, FLORIDA, USA – MAY 29, 2018: Front facade of Cinemark Paradise 24 movie theater with Egyptian theme Editorial credit: Holly Guerrio /[...]
As theatre chains attempt to get more to go in pandemic, maybe the solution was in front of their face the entire time: virtual reality.
Pictures release. Regal, along with their primary competitors AMC Theatres and Cinemark, delayed their re-openings as major studios found themselves shifting release dates of their blockbusters due to spiking cases of the coronavirus across the country Also not helping was what many considered a lackluster Comic-Con @ Home with many major companies opting to sit out[...]
In light of the latest delays of new film releases, the Cleveland-based national chain Cinemark will postpone reopening their theaters for a second time Their second reopening was planned for July 24th, but it won't look like the case, according to the Cleveland Plain Dealer "The company continues to evaluate [the] availability of new studio[...]
Regal is the number two chain in the world behind AMC, with Cinemark being third Right now, Cinemark will only require masks in states where it is being enforced to do so Like Regal, for those without masks, there will be disposable ones provided. New York NY/USA-January 5, 2020 The Regal Cinemas in Times Square in[...]
Cinemark, the third-largest theater chain in the United States, unveiled its plans to begin a phased reopening that will follow recommended CDC and public health organizations' guidelines in promoting social distancing The company plans to start with five cinemas in Dallas, reopening them on June 19th The remaining theaters will open from July 3th and[...]
Fandango, YouTube NATO (National Association of Theater Owners), AMC, Regal, and Cinemark will all partner with Lionsgate for the program, which will see Lionsgate films streamed live on the Lionsgate and Fandango Movieclips YouTube page There will be links to donate to The Will Rogers Foundation, and the company is also making an initial donation[...]
Even after the current situation is over, will you still feel comfortable going to the movie theater with a crowd? Will we ever again?
Cinemark joins other major theater chains in shuttering their theaters on March 18 due to the coronavirus pandemic CEO Mark Zoradi released a statement concerning the decision. Cinemark Statement "Through these absolutely unprecedented and evolving times, one thing will not change, and that is Cinemark's dedication to its team members and moviegoers The decision to close our[...]
Other chains like AMC and Cinemark will probably follow suit shortly Much of Europe and parts of Asia have already closed their cinemas to curb the spread of the coronavirus 70,000 theaters in China have been closed since the Chinese New Year On Monday, the AMC chain declared a policy of limiting people to less[...]