Weekly Movie Trivia Test your upcoming movie trivia knowledge with the IME Weekly Movie Trivia questions.
Every Friday we'll post two new trivia questions about upcoming films. To view the questions, click on the image to the right.
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Download high resolution Gift Cards to print for your "Moms' Night Out" film promotion, as featured in the Spring ShowTime Marketing Guide. Moms' Night Out Mother's Day Promotion.
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Bob Corby Sales Expands Into The Replacement Lamp Business For The Entire US and Canadian Theater Markets Eagle River, WI & Concord, NC — Bob Corby Sales is pleased to announce a new entity to supply and service the theater general lamp replacement needs.
Recognizing the difficulties in identifying and obtaining various lamps and light bulbs, Corby has... (login to read article)
Christie to Demo Breakthrough 3D Cinema Technology for Premium Cinema Experiences with Latest "6-Primary" 4K Laser Projector Cypress, Calif. — Christie® today announced upcoming demonstrations of the world’s most advanced laser projection architecture and Dolby® 3D, to be held in the Christie Innovation Theaters throughout CinemaCon 2014 (Caesars Palace, March 24-27) and the National Association of Broadcasters NAB... (login to read article)
Hoyts Chile Chooses Christie for Their Conversion to Digital Cinema Cypress, Calif. — Christie®, a world leader in digital cinema projection, is pleased to announce that it has been chosen by Hoyts Chile, the leading screening chain belonging to Grupo Chilefilms, to digitize its 127 35mm theaters distributed across 23 complexes... (login to read article)
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Doremi Releases Updated Version of CineAsset Mastering Suite Burbank, CA — Doremi, the world’s leading digital cinema server developer announced today numerous upgrade features to its software mastering suite. CineAsset incorporates all of Doremi’s essential workflow tools including CineExport and CinePlayer into one suite. The comprehensive array of tools... (login to read article)
GDC Technology Commits Reliability With 99.99% Proven Uptime for Broadway Circuit in 2013 Hong Kong — GDC Technology Limited ("GDC Technology"), a world leading digital cinema solutions provider, is pleased to announce that Broadway Circuit, one of the largest cinema circuits in Hong Kong with 62 screens in 12 theatres currently, observes extremely reliable... (login to read article)
EGA Cinema (India) Treats Audience to Auro 11.1 Experience by Barco Chennai, India — Auro 11.1, the revolutionary sound installation by visualization solution leader Barco, continues its rise in India’s thriving cinema industry. Anu Ega, one of the theatres in the EGA Cinema multiplex in Chennai City also chose to engage with... (login to read article)
Bill Proctor, Entrepreneur and Movie Concessions Pioneer, Passes Away at Age 84 Littleton, Colorado — After a protracted battle with cancer, Bill Proctor, a respected cinema industry icon and longtime supporter of NAC, passed away on January 19, 2014. Fittingly, that date is National Popcorn Day. He was 84 years old.
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Weekend Box Office (February 21-23, 2014) The Lego Movie ($31.3M) held on to the top spot for the third weekend in a row, followed by the debuts of 3 Days to Kill ($12.2M) and Pompeii ($10.3M). Rounding out the top 10 were RoboCop ($9.8M), The Monuments Men($7.9M), About Last Night ($7.5M), Ride Along ($4.6M), Frozen ($4.4M), Endless Love... (login to read article)
A Better View: Cinema News and Comments Paramount Clarification: While reiterating plans to embrace the digital format, Paramount will make exceptions for some movies. The Wolf of Wall Street was their first feature to be released nationwide entirely in digital. Among the exceptions will be... (login to read article)
White Castle and the American Red Cross Join Forces to "Turn White Castle Red This Valentine's Day" Valentine’s Day is a special time for White Castle, as you know, since we invite our customers to enjoy Sliders in a fine-dining environment. We have a lot of fun accepting reservations and providing table service in the Castles. This... (login to read article)
Gold Medal Appoints New V.P. of International Sales In the last 20 years, international sale totals have grown 14-fold, creating double-digit increases year after year—thanks in part to David J. Garretson, the newly appointed V.P. International Sales. Since 1990, Garretson has helped Gold Medal's global presence expand, including large,... (login to read article)
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Chris Hemsworth and Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced the nominees for the 86th Academy Awards this morning. American Hustle and 12 Years a Slave lead the list... (login to read article)
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2014 Golden Globe Award Nominations The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced their nominees for the 2014 Golden Globe Awards. 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle led the nominations with seven each.
The awards will be presented on Sunday, January 12, 2014.
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Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition Launches Satellite and Digital Delivery Platform to 17,000 Screens and Names Prominent Senior Entertainment/Technology Executive Randolph Blotky As CEO Los Angeles, CA — The Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition (DCDC) has “gone live” with the historic launch of its cost-efficient North American satellite and terrestrial digital distribution platform to 17,000 screens across 1,200 venues. The founding partners that formed DCDC are... (login to read article)
Digital Cinema Destinations Corp. Selects Omniterm’s Integra Theatre Management Software as Their Unified POS System. Toronto, Ontario — Omniterm, an industry leading Point-of-Sale solutions company dedicated to the cinema industry for over 35 years, was selected by Westfield, NJ based Digital Cinema Destinations Corp. (NASDAQ CM: DCIN) (Digiplex Destinations) as the Theatre Management Software provider for... (login to read article)
Goldberg Brothers Announces New Ticket Tube Receptacle Goldberg Brothers, Inc. president John Golesh has announced the debut of the movie theater supplier's new Ticket Tube Receptacle. The 35-inch tall, 4-inch diameter, free-standing collection tube features a sturdy steel base covered with a removable 12-inch diameter film canister.... (login to read article)
Automation Manager Latest Addition to Omniterm Integra Software Suite Automation Manager provides theatre operators with a software application to manage and review the numerous interfaces required throughout a cinema. As one of the latest additions to the Integra Software Suite; Automation Manager simplifies the repetitive tasks with an automated... (login to read article)
Newly Patented Technology makes DepthQ® the world’s fastest Polarization Switch for 3D Digital Cinema With a powered, symmetrical 50 microsecond switching time between the eyes, DepthQ® requires the world's smallest dark times - thus easily ensuring bright, low-crosstalk operation - even at the upcoming 3D HFR (high frame rate) targets of 192 FPS, 240 FPS...and... (login to read article)
Vantiv is Proud to Be the Preferred Provider for National Association of Theater Owners Vantiv is one of the largest North American payment processors, with a certified integration with Omniterm's Integra Theater Management Software (TMS) solution. As an industry leader, Vantiv offers flexible options to meet your growing business needs. By processing with Vantiv, your... (login to read article)
Industry Executive Mark Kamiyama joins Callahan Digital Cinema, Inc. as Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing Callahan Digital Cinema, Inc. (CDC), a leading provider of digital cinema services, announced today that Mark Kamiyama has joined their executive management team as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, effective immediately. CDC provides installation, on-going maintenance and support... (login to read article)
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Fall Promotions from Movie Brand Packaging and RCM Media Your promotion experts Movie Brand Packaging and RCM Media have teamed up to bring you great fall promotions. November has Thor and Frozen and December has Walking with Dinosaurs. The highest quality products in plenty of time for... (login to read article)
Honda's Project Drive-In Increases Support of Threatened Theaters: Delivery of Digital Projectors Raised to Nine Torrance, Calif., — Based on the overwhelming response from fans and communities across the country for Project Drive-In, Honda is adding four more digital projectors to its national effort to save drive-ins facing closure due to the end of 35mm film... (login to read article)
Kerasotes ShowPlace Theatres, LLC Debuts ICON•X, An Enhanced Xperience Featuring Dolby® Atmos™ Chicago, Illinois — Kerasotes ShowPlace Theatres, LLC today announced that the ShowPlace ICON Theatres® at The Shops at West End – at 1625 West End Boulevard in Saint Louis Park – now houses Kerasotes’ first Twin Cities premium large format... (login to read article)
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