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Danish VR specialists Makropol plan to open "XR cinema" in Copenhagen

Facility will open in 2019 if funding is secured.


MoviePass under scrutiny again as parent company reports heavy losses

Helios and Matheson Analytics faces class action lawsuit over stock plunge.

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Diversity and data can help save theatrical business, say experts

Diana Elbaum, Matthijs Wouter Knol and Franklin Leonard debated the future of cinema at Locarno’s StepIn event.


MoviePass abandons price hike, will limit films to three per month

‘We are well aware that during our journey to innovate moviegoing… we’ve encountered many challenges.’

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Canal+ to screen George Clooney's 'Catch-22' series in France

Clooney co-stars, exec produces and will direct two episodes of the 6-part limited series.


UK Cinema Associaton launches fund for subtitling innovations

Up to £75,000 is available across two funding phases.


MoviePass launches Peak Pricing, sparks Twitter backlash (update)

Dynamic pricing system introduces unspecified “small additional fee”, will allow one waiver per month.

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Cineplex chief elected NATO chairman

Executive had served as acting chairman in wake of Amy Miles departure.

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MoviePass hits back at AMC's new subscription service

”Thanks for making us look good AMC!”


Imax CEO: "MoviePass has given subscription plans a bad name"

”You don’t want the public to get used to paying $10 a month to see unlimited amounts of movies.”

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Six key talking points from CineEurope 2018

Fox future, Paramount resurgence, female audiences were all hot topics.

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Odeon to screen low-budget UK indie 'Together' (exclusive)

Writer-director Paul Duddridge describes his film as ’Romeo & Juliet for the over-60s’.

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Picturehouse, Pathé execs sign up for women's cinema leadership programme

Second edition of UNIC scheme launched at CineEurope.


First Dolby Cinema sites to launch in UK with Odeon

Seven Dolby Cinema sites to open ”over the next few years”.


European cinema admissions up 2.5% in 2017 thanks to strong Russian market

There was also a box office upturn of 1.7% across 2017.


What next for the European exhibition industry?

Vue’s Tim Richards, Nordisk Film Cinemas’ Asger Flygare Bech-Thomsen share opinions.

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Sky acquires Matthew McConaughey, Oscar Isaac, Zac Efron titles for UK day-and-date push

Broadcaster adds Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil And Vile, Life Itself and Serenity.


Fox promotes Chris Green to UK theatrical MD

Green is promoted from marketing director.

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Korea's Lotte Group launches Cultureworks to house cinema operations

The company will move its cinema exhibition, investment and distribution operations into the new affiliate