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  1. CinemaCon: The Buzz, the Highs and the (Surprise) Biggest Loser

    6:00 am PDT 04/18/2016
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    "If you've got it, flaunt it," said a confident Sony Motion Pictures Group chairman Tom Rothman when taking the stage at the annual gathering of cinema operators in Las Vegas, where the major Hollywood studios go to promote their upcoming slates. READ MORE

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  2. NAB: Ang Lee Says Breaking New Digital Cinema Ground in 'Billy Lynn' Was "Terrifying and Exciting"

    6:47 pm PDT 04/16/2016
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    "It seemed the perfect chance to test this new medium. It about experiencing — beyond storytelling," the Oscar-winning director said. READ MORE

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  3. CinemaCon: A Standard for New Immersive Sound Systems Remains Elusive

    8:48 pm PDT 04/15/2016
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    Theater owners and studios would like one single production and delivery format for the new systems, but some are questioning whether that is an achievable goal. READ MORE

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  4. CinemaCon: 'Now You See Me 2' Screening Evacuated Due to Security Threat

    3:21 pm PDT 04/14/2016
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    Lionsgate hosted the final presentation of the Las Vegas convention. READ MORE

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  5. CinemaCon: 'Avatar' Producer Jon Landau Says Film Industry Needs to Adopt High Frame Rates

    2:58 pm PDT 04/14/2016
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    There are 35 movies scheduled for release in 3D during 2016, up from 27 domestic releases in 2015. READ MORE

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  6. NAB: Ang Lee's Pushing the Envelope With New Film Shot at 120 Frame Rate

    2:49 pm PDT 04/14/2016
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    But how many theaters will be capable of showing 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk' is an open question that had exhibitors at CinemaCon buzzing. READ MORE

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  7. CinemaCon: Lionsgate Teaming With Amazon to Release Woody Allen's 'Cafe Society'

    1:15 pm PDT 04/14/2016
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    "A good robust theatrical run is good for everyone," Amazon Studios chief Roy Price told theater owners in Las Vegas hours after learning that five of his movies will play at the Cannes Film Festival. READ MORE

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  8. CinemaCon: '90s Rapper Vanilla Ice Sings "Ice Age Baby" to Attendees

    10:53 am PDT 04/14/2016
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    The rapper kicked-off Fox's presentation at CinemaCon on Thursday morning. READ MORE

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  9. CinemaCon: 'Deadpool 2' Moving Forward With Tim Miller, Ryan Reynolds

    10:23 am PDT 04/14/2016
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    Fox also showed new footage from 'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates,' 'Assassin's Creed' and 'Independence Day: Resurgence' at its CinemaCon presentation Thursday. READ MORE

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  10. CinemaCon: Benedict Cumberbatch to Voice Star in 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas'

    5:40 pm PDT 04/13/2016
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    The Universal presentation, which focused largely on Illumination projects, debuted the first trailer for 'The Girl on the Train' and a new 'Jason Bourne' trailer. READ MORE

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  11. CinemaCon: Are Consumers Willing to Pay $50 to See New Movies at Home?

    5:25 pm PDT 04/13/2016
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    "Most see this service as displacing existing moviegoing behavior," a new MarketCast study finds. READ MORE

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  12. CinemaCon: Warren Beatty's Howard Hughes Film to Get Fall Release From Fox, New Regency

    3:04 pm PDT 04/13/2016
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    Beatty was at CinemaCon to honor veteran producer and Regency founder and chairman Arnon Milchan with the "Legend of Cinema Award" after a panel featuring a discussion about 'The Revenant.' READ MORE

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  13. CinemaCon: Disney Surprises by Screening 27 Minutes of Pixar's 'Finding Dory'

    11:00 am PDT 04/13/2016
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    The studio touted its upcoming slate at the annual convention of theater owners in Las Vegas and screened 'Captain America: Civil War' in full. READ MORE

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  14. CinemaCon: 'Spider-Man Homecoming' Set as Official Title by Sony

    9:31 pm PDT 04/12/2016
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    The studio also presented the first footage from Jennifer Lawrence-Chris Pratt starrer 'Passengers,' Antoine Fuqua's 'The Magnificent Seven' and Ang Lee's 'Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk.' READ MORE

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  15. CinemaCon: Sony Teases Ang Lee's 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk'

    9:01 pm PDT 04/12/2016
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    "Technology is always second to story, and Billy Lynn's story is an American story," said Sony chair Tom Rothman of the technically bold film. READ MORE

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  16. CinemaCon: Mobile Ticketing Gets a Push as Atom, Fandango, MovieTickets Announce Deals

    7:45 pm PDT 04/12/2016
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    Newcomer Atom unveils partnerships with AMC and Regal. READ MORE

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  17. CinemaCon: Warner Bros. Touts Its Big Stars While Rejecting the Screening Room's Proposal

    5:58 pm PDT 04/12/2016
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    The studio brought out top talent including Ben Affleck, Amy Adams, Russell Crowe, the entire 'Suicide Squad' cast, Kevin Hart and Bradley Cooper for its presentation Tuesday. READ MORE

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  18. CinemaCon: Barco Escape Inks Multi-Picture Deals With Cross Creek, Fundamental Films

    12:34 pm PDT 04/12/2016
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    '24 Hours to Live,' starring Ethan Hawke, is among the films targeted as a release in Barco's Cinerama-like format. READ MORE

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  19. CinemaCon: Sylvester Stallone, STX Teaming on New Movie

    10:50 am PDT 04/12/2016
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    In its first appearance at the Las Vegas convention, the company previewed new footage from upcoming films 'Free State of Jones' with Matthew McConaughey and coming-of-age pic 'The Edge of Seventeen.' READ MORE

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  20. CinemaCon: Cineplex to Open First 4DX 4D Theater in Canada

    7:13 am PDT 04/12/2016
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    The auditorium with motion seats and effects like wind and mist is expected to open this summer in downtown Toronto. READ MORE

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