III No. 12
publication of the National Association of Theatre Owners
in In Focus
the Presidents Desk
NATO president John Fithian brings news that cinema owners
have substantially improved in their ratings enforcement.
Internet moguls acquire Landmark Theatres, Metropolitan partners
to launch a new chain, and Harkins Celebrates 70.
The new year brings new movies from
George Armitage, John Hamburg, Gavin O’Connor,
Forest Whitaker and more. Also, Late
Additions to December.
Built By Association
Mid-States NATO executive director Belinda Judson discusses
why being a sucker fish is not a good idea.
The American Society of Cinematographers and DCI create a 1950s
Italian wedding to test d-projectors
The importance of reemphasizing
sexual harassment policy,
and a look at lawmaker efforts to ban camcorders from
New NATO Members
Cinema owners who joined up.
ordered by date of bow. Updated
of industry happenings.
are classified as they are.
by gross. Updated
A list of advertisers in this month's print edition of In
A new company, Phonomusic, has ramped up efforts to provide
motion picture exhibitors with public-domain music.
Tom Hanks, Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt and others did not
appear in movies this year. What have they been up to?