IV No. 11
publication of the National Association of Theatre Owners
in In Focus
the Presidents Desk
Should movies depicting tobacco
consumption get automatic “R” ratings? NATO’s
John Fithian weighs in on the issue.
New plexes for Regal, Douglas, CCG, Morrison, Consolidated
and Sunstar; a
new NATO buying program for uniforms.
Government-financed China Film Group
has implemented 10 more DLP Cinema
systems, bringing the nation’s total to 68.
The holiday season brings new films from Wes Anderson, James
L. Brooks, Mike Nichols, Jay Roach, Steven Soderbergh and
more. Also, Late
Additions to November.
The attorney general of New Jersey has informed exhibitors
that anything bigger than a 10-plex must have closed captioning.
ordered by date of bow. Updated
of industry happenings.
are classified as they are.
by gross. Updated
weekly. For weekend box office click here.
A list of advertisers in this month's print edition of In
Through A Scanner, Smartly
With “The Polar Express,” director Robert Zemeckis
pioneers a new technique he dubs “performance capture.” Just
don’t call it animation.
Russell Crowe didn’t star in a movie this year! Neither
did Harrison Ford, Keanu Reeves nor Sandra Bullock. We look
at what they’ve been up to.