AMC Stubs A-List Subscription Hikes Prices in Number of States

AMC Cinemas’ Stubs A-List program, the theater chain’s monthly subscription service that allows customers to see three movies a week for $19.95 a month, will hike its monthly rate in the 16 U.S. states where the app is most popular. In Cali…

AMC Cinemas’ Stubs A-List program, the theater chain’s monthly subscription service that allows customers to see three movies a week for $19.95 a month, will hike its monthly rate in the 16 U.S. states where the app is most popular. In California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New York, the price will rise from $19.95 […]

Hurricane Michael Forces Movie Theater Closures in Florida, Georgia

Major movie theater chains, including AMC Cinemas and Regal Cinemas, have closed multiplexes in the Florida panhandle and southern Georgia due to Hurricane Michael battering the states, leaving thousands without power. Hurricane Michael, the third-most…

Major movie theater chains, including AMC Cinemas and Regal Cinemas, have closed multiplexes in the Florida panhandle and southern Georgia due to Hurricane Michael battering the states, leaving thousands without power. Hurricane Michael, the third-most-powerful storm to ever hit the U.S. mainland, made landfall early Wednesday afternoon as a Category 4 hurricane near Mexico Beach […]

AMC Subscription Moviegoing Service Tops 400,000 Subscribers

AMC Cinemas has signed up more than 400,000 to its three-month-old subscription service, Stubs A-List — far above what the chain had originally forecast. The milestone ratchets up the pressure on troubled MoviePass, which has drastically cut back…

AMC Cinemas has signed up more than 400,000 to its three-month-old subscription service, Stubs A-List — far above what the chain had originally forecast. The milestone ratchets up the pressure on troubled MoviePass, which has drastically cut back its movie-a-day offering for $9.95 a month to only three movies per month. AMC, the biggest cinema […]

Hurricane Florence Leads to Movie Theater Closures, TV Production Postponements in Carolinas

Major movie theater chains, including AMC, Regal, and Cinemark, began closures in the Carolinas as Hurricane Florence started battering the North Carolina coast with hurricane-force winds on Thursday, leaving thousands without power. It’s expecte…

Major movie theater chains, including AMC, Regal, and Cinemark, began closures in the Carolinas as Hurricane Florence started battering the North Carolina coast with hurricane-force winds on Thursday, leaving thousands without power. It’s expected to turn toward South Carolina and make landfall on Friday afternoon. The storm was moving northwest at 5 miles per hour with maximum […]

Medical Emergency Stops ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ Industry Screening

An entertainment industry screening of Universal’s “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” was halted Tuesday after an unidentified man suffered a medical emergency. Attendees began yelling that the man needed medical attention during the la…

An entertainment industry screening of Universal’s “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” was halted Tuesday after an unidentified man suffered a medical emergency. Attendees began yelling that the man needed medical attention during the latter part of the screening of the 128-minute movie at the AMC Century City 15 multiplex. A rep for Universal told Variety that […]

Saudi Arabia to Launch Huge ‘Entertainment City’ Project

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is set to lay the foundation stone on Saturday of a massive landmark entertainment hub southwest of Riyadh that will comprise high-end theme parks, motor sport facilities, and a safari park, all of which in hopes of attracti…

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is set to lay the foundation stone on Saturday of a massive landmark entertainment hub southwest of Riyadh that will comprise high-end theme parks, motor sport facilities, and a safari park, all of which in hopes of attracting 17 million annual visitors by 2030. The Qiddiya entertainment city, located 25 […]

Mayor Eric Garcetti: Wildfire Largest ‘in L.A. City History’

A Los Angeles wildfire that Mayor Eric Garcetti calls the “largest fire by acreage in L.A. City history” is raging close to the Burbank Media District, where AMC Theatres has 30 screens in three locations. The La Tuna Fire is blazing through the San Fernando Valley’s Verdugo Mountains, driven by dry temperatures in the triple… Read more »

A Los Angeles wildfire that Mayor Eric Garcetti calls the “largest fire by acreage in L.A. City history” is raging close to the Burbank Media District, where AMC Theatres has 30 screens in three locations. The La Tuna Fire is blazing through the San Fernando Valley’s Verdugo Mountains, driven by dry temperatures in the triple... Read more »

Hurricane Harvey Forces Closure of Theaters in South Texas

The AMC, Cinemark, and Regal Entertainment chains have been closing locations in south Texas as Hurricane Harvey began battering coastal and inland communities on Friday. The National Hurricane Center upgraded the storm to Category 4 on Friday, with sustained winds of 130 miles an hour. The storm could make landfall late Friday or early Saturday… Read more »

The AMC, Cinemark, and Regal Entertainment chains have been closing locations in south Texas as Hurricane Harvey began battering coastal and inland communities on Friday. The National Hurricane Center upgraded the storm to Category 4 on Friday, with sustained winds of 130 miles an hour. The storm could make landfall late Friday or early Saturday... Read more »