Richard Brody on the closing of Lincoln Plaza Cinemas, and on the atmosphere for independent films, streaming services, and art-house theatres today.
It would be hard to overstate the impact the art house's owners, Daniel and Toby Talbot, have had in shaping art film reception in New York. The building it's in, and the theatre itself, need upgrades, but there's also this: "Moviegoers increasingly want 'the experience,' [an assistant manager] said, such as reclining seats and huge […]
EXCLUSIVE: The Lincoln Plaza Cinemas, a temple of the arthouse movie scene in New York for 30 years, is at the end of its lease and is scheduled to close in January, Deadline has learned. While we have been told that others are exploring...Show More Summary
From: http://plazaatlanta.com/new_website2/a-christmas-story-129-and-1210/Sat & Sun: 3:15 PMBased on the humorous writings of author Jean Shepherd, this beloved holiday movie follows the wintry exploits of youngster Ralphie Parker (Peter...Show More Summary
The purchase of one historic building seems strikingly auspicious for Atlanta’s growing film community: Chris Escobar’s acquisition of the Plaza Theatre.
John Anthony “Tony” Muncy (15) was last seen on October 15, 1983 in the evening hours at the York Plaza Movie Theatre in Columbus. On October 16, 1983, his dismembered body was found on South Galena Road, Galena, Delaware County, Ohio. Show More Summary
Guests at the Oct. 30 gala, which paid tribute to the Segerstrom family's support for the arts, included Princess Michael of Kent, Helen Mirren, Taylor Hackford, Placido Domingo and Frank Gehry.
From plazaatlanta.com Christine – 10/20-10/26 Unpopular nerd Arnie Cunningham (Keith Gordon) buys a 1958 Plymouth Fury, which he names Christine. Arnie develops an unhealthy obsession with the car, to the alarm of his jock friend, Dennis Guilder (John Stockwell). Show More Summary
Actor Mark Ruffalo is making the most out of his time in metro Atlanta, both on and off movie sets. In front of an intimate audience at the Plaza Theatre, Ruffalo launched #ATL100, a multi-week media campaign to bring awareness to the city’s recent commitment to achieving 100 percent renewable energy by 2035.
Scope these renderings for the soon-to-be overhauled The Plaza on Ponce, home to Plaza Theatre, Majestic Diner. The post The Plaza on Ponce Set For Revitalization Following $18.1 MM Sale appeared first on What Now Atlanta.
A silver van with California plates has just pulled up outside Brooklyn's Murmrr Theatre, off Prospect Park's Grand Army Plaza, and behind the wheel is a familiar face. And yet, different. It's not just that DIIV's Zachary Cole Smith now sports two-tone locks, his familiar bleached blond hair newly offset by long dark roots.
The beloved Plaza Theatre, in operation on Ponce de Leon Avenue since 1939 and Atlanta’s oldest cinema, has been sold to Christopher Escobar, the director of the Atlanta Film Society. Michael Furlinger, president of Furlinger Cinema Services, announced the sale late this afternoon. “Four and a half years ago we started a journey to save...
From http://plazaatlanta.comHave you ever sat through a bad movie with your friends, making up dialogue and cracking jokes that are more entertaining than what’s taking place on screen? If the answer is YES then Cineprov is just the experience for you. Show More Summary
Mixing business with pleasure is typically ill-advised, but it’s worked out pretty well for Aubrey Plaza and her long-term partner Jeff Baena. “The Little Hours,” written and directed by Baena, is the third feature that the couple has worked on together. The film also stars husband and wife Dave...
In preparation for its unveiling of the all-new DreamWorks Theatre attraction in 2018, Universal Studios Hollywood unleashed a slew of new DreamWorks characters into the park on Friday, June 30. Overhauling the Universal Plaza, smack in the middle of the park, guests were able to pose for photos with a variety of costumed characters from […]
Clint Eastwood Film Festival – 6/16 through 6/22 at The Plaza Theatre Gran Torino (R)Sun: (1:00 PM)Mon: 7:10 PMUnforgiven (R)Sat: 9:30 PMSun: 3:30 PMThe Rocky Horror Picture Show (R)Fri: 11:55 PMDirty Harry (NR)Fri: 9:30 PMSat: 7:30Show More Summary
An intimate group gathered at the Hotel Bel-Air Wednesday to cheer Diane Keaton on the eve of her receiving the film industry’s top tribute. Keaton, on Thursday evening at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, is set to become the 45th recipient of the American Film Institute’s Lifetime Achievement Award...
The retail center that houses the iconic and gay-owned Plaza Theatre was sold to a North Carolina developer but the theater's owner said the sale won't impact his operations.
Plans to close the Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville, Ind., have changed, it was announced Thursday. In August, it was announced that the theater would close in May 2017, due to the demolition of a Radisson Hotel and construction of a new hotel. The Star Plaza has presented music, comedy and...