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August 2010 > Show Business

The love of show

by Phil Contrino

Tags: Ben Gallaty , Cinemagic Stadium , Get Him to the Greek , Hot Tub Time Machine , ShoWest , The Twilight Saga: Eclipse , Toy Story 3

I met Ben at this year’s ShoWest, and right away I could tell that he was a genuine movie buff. We know our own kind. Sadly, some people have become jaded by the harsh side of our industry—they’ve lost that passion for movies. That’s why it’s always refreshing to PHIL talk to someone like Ben...

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May 2010 > Executive Suite

ShoWest 2010—a great success

by John Fithian

Tags: Dan Glickman , Prince of Persia , ShoWest , Toy Story 3 , mpaa , nato

EXECUTIVESUITE JOHN FITHIAN > NATO president and chief executive offi cer ShoWest 2010—a great success A week of celebration and clarifi cation Distribution and exhibition company leaders continue to discuss windows on an ongoing basis. The motion picture theater industry experienced a bus...

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May 2010 > Executive Suite

ShoWest 2010—a great success

by John Fithian

Tags: Dan Glickman , Prince of Persia , ShoWest , Toy Story 3 , mpaa , nato

domestic and international exhibitors the possibility of such studio experimentation and was pleased to learn of each company’s strong individual resolve to protect the theatrical window. Exhibitors have no concern with the specifi c choice of home release platform (e.g., DVD, VOD, streaming or d...

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April 2010 > Show Business

Big ideas, small towns

by Cole Hornaday

Tags: Chris Tickner , Garet Sechrist , Hannibal Downtown Betterment , Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince , Main Street Cinema 8 , ShoWest

SHOWBUSINESS PHIL CONTRINO > editor, BOXOFFICE.com Big ideas, small towns ShoWest rightly recognizes Chris Tickner and Garet Sechrist for their inventive marketing O ne of the things I love about ShoWest is that I’m surrounded by people who are passionate about the exhibition industry ...

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March 2010 > Industry News

Looking Good

by John Fithian

Tags: 3-D , 3D , Avatar , NATO , ShoWest , Tron Legacy , Yogi Bear

JAMES THE GREAT Cameron’s latest has shatttered the $2 billion mark and may be the top grossing fi lm of all time to offer 3D on film will retard the digital conversion, confuse our industry’s patrons and devalue the expanding but still nascent consumer image of digital 3D. I have seen 3D on film...

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March 2010 > Industry News

Looking Good

by John Fithian

Tags: 3-D , 3D , Avatar , NATO , ShoWest , Tron Legacy , Yogi Bear

EXECUTIVESUITE JOHN FITHIAN > NATO president and chief executive offi cer Looking good A snapshot of digital cinema and 3D E nsuring a fair transition from film to digital cinema has constituted one of NATO’s highest priorities for over a decade. Given recent developments and rising expectat...

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