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Tiny movie theaters boost business for struggling video rental shop

Welcome to Britain’s smallest movie theater, housed in one of the U.K.’s last remaining video rental shops. Buzz60's Josh King ha.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 16th, 2018

Walmart partners with MGM to boost video-on-demand service Vudu

Walmart Inc said on Monday it would partner with U.S. movie studio Metro Goldwyn Mayer to create content for its video-on-demand service, Vudu, which the retailer bought eight years ago......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 8th, 2018

Movie theaters are breaking into the restaurant business — but they’re also running a big risk

“When the economy goes down, they’ll be the first to get hurt.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2018

Will Subscription Services Really Give Movie Theaters a Boost?

The 2018 box office has been great, but are MoviePass and AMC Stubs A-List responsible?.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 18th, 2018

Is Amazon now getting into the movie theater chain business?

Amazon may be buying Landmark Theaters?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 16th, 2018

Heineken is betting on a brew made with marijuana instead of alcohol, and it could help give a boost to the struggling beer industry

Erin Brodwin / Business Insider Heineken's new brew, from California beer brand Lagunitas, is made with marijuana instead of alcohol. Hi-Fi Hops is currently only available in a selec.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 8th, 2018

Already at Movie Theaters Near You: Ticket Subscriptions

From MoviePass to Alamo Drafthouse, more companies are getting into the ticket subscription business. Here’s a survey of some of the most prominent......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 2nd, 2018

Kevin Spacey Film to Hit Theaters Despite Sexual Misconduct Accusations

The movie “Billionaire Boys Club,” which was shot before allegations surfaced against the actor, will be released via video on demand next month and in theaters in August......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJun 20th, 2018

Kevin Spacey Film to Be Released Months After Sexual Misconduct Accusations

The movie “Billionaire Boys Club,” which was shot before allegations surfaced against the actor, will be released via video on demand next month and in theaters in August......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJun 20th, 2018

An inside look at how MoviePass will make money distributing movies, and what will happen if the company goes bust (HMNY)

The Orchard/MoviePass MoviePass is getting in the movie distribution business with the Sundance hit, "American Animals," coming to theaters in June. It is teaming with The Orchard to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 24th, 2018

Insiders say MoviePass is both a blessing and a curse to independent movie theaters (HMNY)

Business Insider Though the major multiplexes say they can't stand MoviePass, independently owned movie theaters are willing to play ball. Chains like Landmark Theatres and Studio Movie.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 22nd, 2018

Why MoviePass’s innovations could outlive the company

Movie theaters are likely to continue to experiment with new subscription models, even if the leading company in the subscription business is imperiled......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 11th, 2018

Is MoviePass running out of cash?

MoviePass recently resurrected its “unlimited” plan — a movie-a-day in theaters for only $10 per month. Many have wondered how this can be a sustainable business model. According to The Hollywood Reporter the company's cash reserves .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 9th, 2018

The world"s most famous tailor has followed one simple plan that has grown his tiny Hong Kong shop from a small business into a global brand

Courtesy of Roshan Melwani Roshan Melwani is the third-generation proprietor of Sam's Tailor, a family-owned small business started by his grandfather Naraindas "Sam" Melwani i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 29th, 2018

MPAA head says theaters will survive rise of streaming sites

The new chairman and CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America says he is optimistic about the movie and theatrical exhibition business......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 24th, 2018

A new "DOOM" movie based on the classic video game franchise is in the works

Universal Pictures A movie based on the classic video game series "DOOM" is in the works. The movie is being made by Universal's 1440 Entertainment, which means it's skipping theaters and headed straight from home consumption. Actress an.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2018

Netflix Might Buy Movie Theaters to Boost Its Oscar Chances

Owning theaters would give Netflix films more opportunities to appear on the big screen. Netflix is reportedly considering purchasing movie theaters in Los Angeles and New York in order to help give its films more exposure during .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 20th, 2018

Netflix may be in the market to buy movie theaters

Coming soon to a theater near you: Netflix? The streaming giant is looking into getting into the movie theater business, reports the Los Angeles Times. The company has toyed with the idea of buying cinemas in Los Angeles and New York, including ey.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2018

Bed Bath & Beyond"s stores have been slammed as "devoid of inspiration" and "a mess" — here"s what it"s like to shop there (BBBY)

Business Insider/Jessica Tyler Bed Bath & Beyond is struggling to keep up with its competition.  Its stock took a hit after the company repo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2018

The Tricky Business of Selling Toys for a Blockbuster Hit Like "Black Panther"

It was tough to keep toys in stock before the movie even came out in theaters......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 10th, 2018

Struggling Movie Theaters Go Upscale to Survive

Ticket sales were the worst last year since 1995, prompting a nationwide theater revamp that echoes the multiplex boom. Cinemas today are offering fancy dining, high-tech screens and giant recliners to lure consumers away from Netflix and the couch......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 10th, 2018