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AMC to reopen more theaters in the United States

AMC to reopen more theaters in the United States

Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: October 19th, 2020
AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc AMC.N, the world's largest theater chain, said on Monday it plans to open more cinemas in the United States this week, offering some hope to an industry hammered by pandemic restrictions and sending its shares up 24%.
Regal Movie Chain Will Close All 536 U.S. Theaters On Thursday

Regal Movie Chain Will Close All 536 U.S. Theaters On Thursday

By: Bill Chappell
Source: NPR
Date of Publication: October 5th, 2020
More than 7,000 movie screens will be dark in the U.S. this weekend as the Regal theater chain said it will shut down all 536 locations on Thursday.
Cineworld brings down curtain on U.S., UK theaters; 45,000 jobs hit

Cineworld brings down curtain on U.S., UK theaters; 45,000 jobs hit

By: Muvija M, Yadarisa Shabong
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: October 5th, 2020
Cineworld CINE.L, the world's second-biggest cinema chain, will close its UK and U.S. movie theaters this week, leaving as many as 45,000 workers unemployed for the foreseeable future as it fights to survive a coronavirus collapse in film-making and cinema-going.
Scorsese, Eastwood say U.S. movie theaters may not survive pandemic

Scorsese, Eastwood say U.S. movie theaters may not survive pandemic

Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: September 30th, 2020
Oscar-winning film directors James Cameron, Clint Eastwood and Martin Scorsese joined forces with movie theater owners on Wednesday in an appeal for financial help, saying they feared for the future of the industry.
Disney, signaling coronavirus effects will last well into next year, announces months-long delays for its biggest movies

Disney, signaling coronavirus effects will last well into next year, announces months-long delays for its biggest movies

By: Steven Zeitchik
Source: Washington Post
Date of Publication: September 24th, 2020
Disney massively overhauled its release calendar Wednesday, delaying its biggest films until well into 2021, a sign that the entertainment company has determined there is little future for theatrical moviegoing in the United States while the coronavirus pandemic remains unchecked..
‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Delayed as Pandemic Slows U.S. Theater Reopenings - WSJ

‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Delayed as Pandemic Slows U.S. Theater Reopenings

By: R.T. Watson
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: September 11th, 2020
Warner Bros. postpones movie’s release from Oct. 2 to a date later this year.
'Tenet' scores $20 million in biggest domestic opening since pandemic

‘Tenet’ scores $20 million in biggest domestic opening since pandemic upended movie industry

By: Sarah Whitten
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: September 6th, 2020
Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet” garnered an estimated $20.2 million in ticket sales over Labor Day weekend.
AMC's reopened theaters sold out almost everywhere, CEO says _ Fox Business

AMC's reopened theaters sold out almost everywhere, CEO says

By: Blair Shiff
Source: Fox Business
Date of Publication: August 20th, 2020
15-cent ticket prices may be driving people back to the movies.
Movie theaters are starting to reopen. Will anyone go?

Movie theaters are starting to reopen. Will anyone go?

By: Frank Pallotta
Source: CNN Business
Date of Publication: August 20th, 2020
For the first time in roughly five months, AMC Theatres will pop the popcorn, dim the lights, and start the show.
But will anyone buy a ticket?
Q&A_ Cineworld CEO on re-opening Regal theaters in U

Q&A: Cineworld CEO on re-opening Regal theaters in U.S.

By: Lindsey Bahr, AP Film Writer
Source: ABC News
Date of Publication: August 7th, 2020
Regal movie theaters have been closed for almost five months in the United States due to the coronavirus pandemic, but they are gearing up to open on August 21.