Movie Theater Operators

  • Calendar

    November 6, 2014
  • Blogs

    December 7, 2010

    AMC Grapevine Converting Theaters for Dine-In Movies

    ​The nation's second-largest theater chain is opening a dine-in theater at Grapevine Mills tomorrow, suggesting the movie world's major players aren't ready to cede the "watch and eat" model to smaller operators. Grapevine is the sixth entry in AMC's growing Dine-In Theater concept; a seventh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2010

    KC-Based Owner of "Historic" Grand 24 Says It's Already Found Tenant to Take the Space

    ​Three weeks ago, AMC Entertainment Inc. sent word that 15 years after it revolutionized the big-screen business with the 4,960-seat Grand 24 off Stemmons Freeway and W. Northwest Highway, it was leaving the building. Reason: rent dispute with its Kansas City-based landlord Entertainment Propertie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2010

    The Owner of the AMC Grand 24 Building Finally Talks About What's Next

    ​Took a few days, but last night I finally got a call back from John Weis, head of investor relations at Kansas City-based Entertainment Properties Trust, which owns the building that has, since May 1995, housed the AMC Grand 24. On Thursday, AMC said it's outta there by no later than November, as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2010

    Raves for Dallas-Based Rave Theater Chain

    ​Our pal Allison V. Smith has a rather nice photo in this morning's Los Angeles Times: a portrait of Thomas W. Stephenson Jr., whose Rave Motion Pictures is on the fast-track to becoming the fifth-largest movie-theater chain in the U.S. once Rave's acquisition of 35 theaters from Sumner Redstone's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2008
  • Blogs

    August 13, 2007

    Mogul Merger

    To one of the toniest multiplexes in the land, Mark Cuban, Todd Wagner and Tristan Simon will add a fancy-schmancy eatery. Everything that rises must converge, or so someone once said. Proof: The vertically integrated Mark Cuban and Todd Wagner, who count among their cinema empire the Landmark Thea ... More >>

  • Film

    September 28, 2006

    Sorry Raters

    Raucous doc catches moral watchdogs with their pants down

  • News

    September 25, 2003

    Lights, Camera, Action

    Theater deal will put the Magnolia and Inwood under same management

  • News

    May 16, 2002

    Judge Not

    Keliher jumps in the boat and takes away some of the fun

  • Film

    August 19, 1999

    The play's the thing

    An ensemble work about an ensemble, Illuminata too closely resembles a far better film