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August 2010 > SPECIAL REPORT

Piracy

by Amy Nicholson / Phil Contrino

Tags: Chris Weitz , Doctor Who , Groundhog Day , Heironymous Merkin , Iron Man 2 , Karen Scott , New Moon , Orgasmo , Ray Boyce , Regal Cinemas , Samantha Tumpach , Sex and the City 2. , Taxi Driver , The Dark Knight , bit torrent , bittorrent , camcording , mpaa , nato

SPECIAL REPORT > PIRACY WHAT HE SAID Hi Nicholas, please feel free to leave your house open every time you go out and please tell your family to do so, please invite people in the streets to come in and take things from you, not to make money out of it by reselling it but just to use it for...

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August 2010 > SPECIAL REPORT

Piracy

by Amy Nicholson / Phil Contrino

Tags: Chris Weitz , Doctor Who , Groundhog Day , Heironymous Merkin , Iron Man 2 , Karen Scott , New Moon , Orgasmo , Ray Boyce , Regal Cinemas , Samantha Tumpach , Sex and the City 2. , Taxi Driver , The Dark Knight , bit torrent , bittorrent , camcording , mpaa , nato

SPECIAL REPORT > PIRACY FOUR PIRATES, FOUR STORIES Rank 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 WHY > The fi rst time I pirated a movie, it was Orgasmo during that window when it wasn’t in theaters or on DVD. Now I’ll torrent old stuff I haven’t seen in ages that isn’t on Netflix I...

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August 2010 > SPECIAL REPORT

Piracy

by Amy Nicholson / Phil Contrino

Tags: Chris Weitz , Doctor Who , Groundhog Day , Heironymous Merkin , Iron Man 2 , Karen Scott , New Moon , Orgasmo , Ray Boyce , Regal Cinemas , Samantha Tumpach , Sex and the City 2. , Taxi Driver , The Dark Knight , bit torrent , bittorrent , camcording , mpaa , nato

to do, and we were so new at it we had a hard time helping them,” he recalls. “They seemed surprised that we were calling them, but wrote the incident report and fi led it nonetheless.” The NATO/ MPAA rewards program was so new that Townsend was shocked when the $500 check actually showed up for...

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August 2010 > SPECIAL REPORT

Piracy

by Amy Nicholson / Phil Contrino

Tags: Chris Weitz , Doctor Who , Groundhog Day , Heironymous Merkin , Iron Man 2 , Karen Scott , New Moon , Orgasmo , Ray Boyce , Regal Cinemas , Samantha Tumpach , Sex and the City 2. , Taxi Driver , The Dark Knight , bit torrent , bittorrent , camcording , mpaa , nato

tried to make the narrow-minded point that since Knight was able to gross more than $1 billion worldwide, piracy must not be having much of an impact. The rationale behind such an argument is flimsy at best. Should Wal-Mart stop worrying about shoplifters since it’s already such a successful compa...

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August 2010 > SPECIAL REPORT

Piracy

by Amy Nicholson / Phil Contrino

Tags: Chris Weitz , Doctor Who , Groundhog Day , Heironymous Merkin , Iron Man 2 , Karen Scott , New Moon , Orgasmo , Ray Boyce , Regal Cinemas , Samantha Tumpach , Sex and the City 2. , Taxi Driver , The Dark Knight , bit torrent , bittorrent , camcording , mpaa , nato

Rank 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Rank 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 WHY > I live in a small town and a lot of movies aren’t available in the theater. A lot aren’t available legally in the US either— A. Newley’s porn musical Heironymous Merkin. I pirate TV episod...

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August 2010 > SPECIAL REPORT

Piracy

by Amy Nicholson / Phil Contrino

Tags: Chris Weitz , Doctor Who , Groundhog Day , Heironymous Merkin , Iron Man 2 , Karen Scott , New Moon , Orgasmo , Ray Boyce , Regal Cinemas , Samantha Tumpach , Sex and the City 2. , Taxi Driver , The Dark Knight , bit torrent , bittorrent , camcording , mpaa , nato

Tales from the front line of the industry’s war on camcording by Amy Nicholson Usually when a theater confronts a person recording off their screen, the pirate is the defendant. But a 22 year old patron is suing a Chicago moviehouse for $200,000 after they arrested her fi lming clips of New Mo...

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February 2010 > Timecode

Werewolf? There wolf.

by Kenneth James Bacon

Tags: An American Werewolf in London , Bad Moon , Bela Lugosi , Benicio del Toro , Claude Rains , David Naughton , Joe Johnston , Lon Chaney , New Moon , Rick Baker , The Company of Wolves , The Curse of the Werewolf , The Howling , The Werewolf , The Werewolf of London , The Wolf Man , Twilight , Underworld , Universal , Wolf

W ith the upcoming release of Joe Johnston’s big-budget remake of the Universal classic The Wolf Man, I decided to descend into the dank darkness of the BOXOFFICE Vault and snoop around among the stacks of dusty volumes in search of werewolfi sh clippings and art from our glorious past (Happy...

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February 2010 > Timecode

Werewolf? There wolf.

by Kenneth James Bacon

Tags: An American Werewolf in London , Bad Moon , Bela Lugosi , Benicio del Toro , Claude Rains , David Naughton , Joe Johnston , Lon Chaney , New Moon , Rick Baker , The Company of Wolves , The Curse of the Werewolf , The Howling , The Werewolf , The Werewolf of London , The Wolf Man , Twilight , Underworld , Universal , Wolf

Even a man who is pure in heart and says his prayers by night may become a wolf when the wolfbane blooms and the autumn moon is bright. Or so Universal would have you believe. Hollywood—Radio Pictures has signed Creighton Chaney as a stock player. Chaney is the son of the la...

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January 2010 > Nato News

Reflections and predictions

Tags: Amy Miles , Aubrey Stone , Georgia Theatre Company , Kerasotes Showplace Theatres , Mark O'Meara , New Moon , Regal Entertainment Group , The Blind Side , Tony Kerasotes , Universaity Mall Theatres

largest theater circuit in the world. Mike, we truly appreciate your keen vision and unerring leadership and we send heartfelt congratulations to the entire Regal team for achieving this outstanding 20-year milestone. The movie industry has demonstrated great resillience over the past 90 years. ...

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January 2010 > Nato News

Reflections and predictions

Tags: Amy Miles , Aubrey Stone , Georgia Theatre Company , Kerasotes Showplace Theatres , Mark O'Meara , New Moon , Regal Entertainment Group , The Blind Side , Tony Kerasotes , Universaity Mall Theatres

NATONEWS REFLECTIONS & PREDICTIONS Your new NATO board rings in the new year TOGETHER WE STAND--AND SIT AND WATCH R eflecting on Boxoffice’s 90th Anniversary, as well as the 100th for my own business, I am reminded how resilient film exhibition has been for so many decades. Surviving radio, ...

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December 2009 > GUEST COLUMN

When worlds collide

by Larry Collins

Tags: 2012 , A Christmas Carol , Alvin and the Chipmunks 2 , New Moon , Old Dogs , Paranormal Activity , Paul Blart: Mall Cop , Sherlock Holmes , The Hangover , This Is It

GUESTCOLUMN > LARRY COLLINS When worlds collide Technology nabs the headlines, but old-fashioned industry know-how is as important as ever S ound like a science fiction movie? No, it’s the living future. In the distribution and exhibition arms of the film business, Wall Street and Hollywood a...

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