This Month's Issue:
Stephen Sommers unleashes "The Mummy Returns."
It Takes Two
Exhibition execs discuss their strategies in forming joint
A successful producer is one
who regularly finds a distributor for his films.
The stars turn out
for the world's largest convention of movie professionals.
What's hot according to buyers and critics.
Cinema owners who joined up.
Movies ranked by grosses.
Coming movies ordered by date of bow.
Why films are classified as they are.
A calendar of industry happenings.
Jim Kozak reminds that when it comes
to film knowledge, the video-store guys got nothing on cinema managers.
the President's Desk
John Fithian reflects on ShoWest, recent accomplishments and the state
of the industry.
opens a 10-plex;
UA emerges from Chapter 11; Actor Mark Ruffalo turns up at
a ShoPro in Wisconsin.
French admissions are up by 6 percent; Syria allows
local exhibitors to purchase foreign product
"A.I.," "Tomb Raider," "Evolution," "A
Knight's Tale," "Swordfish," "Atlantis," "The
Animal," "Doctor Dolittle" and more.
Michael Karagosian discusses the many surprises he encountered at this
The stars of "The Mexican" move on to
"Ocean's 11," "America's Sweethearts," "The
Spy Game" and more.
Steven John Fellman
on the probable new attorney general; Jonathan Yarowsky ponders the
Larry Hanson, chairman of NATO's Independent Theatre Owners Committee,
reveals at least one guilty pleasure.