No Way Home’ ticket demand crashed box office sites

Tom Holland plays Peter Parker in Marvel’s “Spider-Man: No Way Home.” Disney When the clock stopped at midnight on November 29, “Spider-Man: No Way Home” tickets were sold out. Within minutes, local movie ticket websites began to crumble as moviegoers scrambled to secure seats for one of the year’s most awaited films. Experts say it’s … Read more

AMC, Sony offering NFTs to people who purchase advance Spider-Man tickets

Spider-Man stops the darkness Source: AMC is the latest old company to get into the NFT game. The theater giant and Sony Pictures will offer 86,000 non-fungible tokens to AMC Stubs Premiere, AMC Stubs A-List and AMC Investor Connect members who order tickets for the December 16 opening of “Spider-Man: No Way Home” in … Read more

Thanksgiving box office tops $142 million, ‘Encanto’ earns top spot

Stephanie Beatriz as the voice of Mirabel Madrigal in Disney’s “Encanto.” Disney While the Thanksgiving box office didn’t deliver the usual solid results that the movie theater industry had expected in the past decade, ticket sales for new titles bolstered confidence that the recovery was well underway. Over the five-day weekend, moviegoers in the United … Read more

IATSE union narrowly ratifies new contract with Hollywood producers

A driver displays his support for IATSE on October 07, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. Mario Tama | Getty Images Members of a syndicate representing film and television crews have signed two contracts with Hollywood studios that meet the union’s call for better working hours, safer working conditions and better benefits. On Monday, the International … Read more

MoviePass’ resurrection will face old problems and new rivals

MoviePass, the movie theater ticket service that surged in popularity in 2017 and stepped in with bankruptcy protection two years later, is looking to restart Hollywood. Co-founder Stacey Spikes regained ownership of the company on Wednesday after a New York Southern District bankruptcy court judge approved the sale on Monday. Spikes said the company is … Read more

Britney Spears freed from conservatorship after 13 years

Britney Spears at the “Once Upon a Time In Hollywood” premiere in Los Angeles, California, July 22, 2019. Mario Anzoni | Reuters A judge ruled on Friday that Britney Spears’ guardianship has expired. The 39-year-old pop star was under legal guardianship for 13 years after publicly dealing with mental health issues that peaked in 2008. … Read more

AMC CEO Adam Aron files to sell 1.25 million shares, after warning meme investors he would do so

Adam Aaron, Chairman and CEO of AMC Entertainment, speaks during the Milken Institute World Conference on October 18, 2021 in Beverly Hills, California. Patrick T. Fallon | AFP | Getty Images AMC Entertainment CEO Adam Aaron has filed papers with the Securities and Exchange Commission allowing him to sell 1.25 million shares in the movie … Read more

Disney (DIS) fiscal Q4 2021 earnings

A spectacular fireworks display will be held at Magic Kingdom Park at Walt Disney World Resort on July 1, 2021 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. . Liao Pan | China News Service | Getty Images Disney is set to report its financial earnings for the fourth quarter after the bell rings on Wednesday. Here are … Read more

AMC’s profitability hangs on the domestic box office topping $2 billion in Q4

AMC Theater is photographed in Times Square in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, June 2, 2021. Carlo Allegri | Reuters AMC Entertainment has set a new, more achievable goal for the domestic box office for 2021 in pursuit of a profitable fourth quarter. The movie theater chain said Monday that if … Read more

AMC Entertainment (AMC) Q3 2021 earnings

AMC Burbank 16 and a bronze Batman statue in downtown Burbank. Aaron B/Power Griffin | GC photos | Getty Images Shares of AMC Entertainment fell in extended trading Monday after the company posted a smaller-than-expected loss for the third quarter. Here’s what the company reported compared to what Wall Street was expecting, based on an … Read more