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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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June 2010 > Industry News

A brand new toy box

by Amy Nicholson

Tags: 7.1 , Dolby , Dolby Surround 7.1 , Pixar , ShowWest , Toy Story , Toy Story 3 , Up

FACTS & FIGURES FROM BOXOFFICE.COM INDUSTRY NEWS INN I TOY STORY TOY STORY 11/22/9511/22/95 OPENING OPENING WEEKEND* WEEKEND* $34,266,446 $34,266,446 DOMESTIC TOTAL DOMESTIC TOTAL $191,796,910 $191,796,910 TOY STORY 2 TOY STORY 2 11/24/9911/24/99 OPENING WEEKEND* OPENING WEEKEND* $66,...

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June 2010 > The Slate

Qu'est-ce que c'est baby?

Tags: , Ashton Kutcher , Catherine O’Hara , Emma Stone , Fergie , Get Him to the Greek , Joan Cusack , John Ratzenberger , Jonah Hill , Judy Greer , Katherine Heigl , Killers , Lee Unkrich , Marmaduke , Owen Wilson , Robert Luketic , Russell Brand , The Ugly Truth , Tim Allen , Tom Dey , Tom Hanks , Tom Selleck , Toy Story 3 , William H. Macy

THE SLATE COMING ATTRACTIONS OR BUSTSL.A. LL Get Him to the Greek DISTRIBUTOR Universal Pictures CAST Jonah Hill, Russell Brand, Elisabeth Moss, Rose Byrne, Sean Combs, Aziz Ansari DIRECTOR Nicholas Stoller SCREENWRITER Nicholas Stoller PRODUCERS Judd Apatow, David L. Bushell, Rodney Rothman GE...

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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 > Industry Briefs

Industry Briefs

Tags: Cinedigm , Dolby , NCM Fathom , Technicolor , Toy Story 3 , jbl

TECHNICOLOR announced that its next-generation 3D-on-fi lm solution has commitments for more than 150 screens to be installed in North America for the release of Clash of the Titans. Technicolor’s pricing model features a “pay-as-you-go” business structure for theater owners in mid and small marke...

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May 2010 > Show Business

The future of ticketing?

by Phil Contrino

Tags: Avatar , Clash of the Titans , Despicable Me , Fandango , MovieTickets , Reading Cinemas , Shrek Forever After , Toy Story 3 , mobile ticketing

SHOWBUSINESS PHIL CONTRINO > editor, BOXOFFICE.com The future of ticketing? Forget stubs, bring your cell phone E very month or so, my wallet expands to George Costanza-esque proportions thanks to receipts, gift cards, business cards, notes, important papers and, yes, plenty of movie tick...

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May 2010 > Show Business

The future of ticketing?

by Phil Contrino

Tags: Avatar , Clash of the Titans , Despicable Me , Fandango , MovieTickets , Reading Cinemas , Shrek Forever After , Toy Story 3 , mobile ticketing

ences will walk out upset after seeing Clash of the Titans. The patrons that will most notice inferior 3D are the ones that go to the movies much more often than your average moviegoer. It’s very important to keep them happy. James Cameron, Jeffrey Katzenberg and Michael Bay have warned agains...

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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 > Interviews

Interview With The Showman

Tags: 3d , Access Hollywood , Amanda Seyfried , Barco , Bob Sunshine , Christie , Dear John , Digital Cinema Initiative Partners , Katherine Heigl , Letters to Juliet , Paul Breedlove , Prince of Persia , Rachel McAdams , ShowWest , The Karate Kid , Toy Story 3 , Vanessa Hudgens , dcip , nec

INTERVIEW WITH THE BOB SUNSHINE ON SHOWEST’S PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE What are you excited for this year? I’m excited that the year 2009 ended tremendously. We had a record year and an unbelievable end with Avatar. That all bodes well for coming into Vegas. We have a whole industry that’...

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April 2010 > Interviews

Interview With The Showman

Tags: 3d , Access Hollywood , Amanda Seyfried , Barco , Bob Sunshine , Christie , Dear John , Digital Cinema Initiative Partners , Katherine Heigl , Letters to Juliet , Paul Breedlove , Prince of Persia , Rachel McAdams , ShowWest , The Karate Kid , Toy Story 3 , Vanessa Hudgens , dcip , nec

pretty consistent, but I think it always focuses on new technologies and things that are happening to move the industry. Attendance has grown tremendously in the last ten years. I think, even though there’s been so many new formats of ancillary media, I think the film industry is still doing terri...

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March 2010 > Perspective

If you install it…

by David Passman

Tags: 3d , Alice in Wonderland , Avatar , Carmike , Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince , How to Train Your Dragon , Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs , Monsters vs. Aliens , Shrek Forever After , Toy Story 3 , U

PERSPECTIVE DAVID PASSMAN > President/CEO, Carmike Cinemas If you install it … Why Carmike bet on digital—and why you should, too F ollowing an impressive year for the movie industry, highlighted by all-time box office results and a strong fourth quarter led by the record-setting release of ...

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March 2010 > Perspective

If you install it…

by David Passman

Tags: 3d , Alice in Wonderland , Avatar , Carmike , Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince , How to Train Your Dragon , Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs , Monsters vs. Aliens , Shrek Forever After , Toy Story 3 , U

Here are Carmike’s strategic reasons to embrace digital: Digital projection provides the clearest and most consistent picture possible for an unparalleled viewing experience. Presentations are flicker free; there are no interruptions from film splices, tears or breakage. Digital movies come to us ...

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