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  1. Summer Box-Office Forecast: Studio-by-Studio Breakdown

    5:00 am PDT 04/17/2014
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    Warners is without a sure thing, Universal pushed back "Fast & Furious 7" and a flurry of untested titles will vie to become the next tentpole franchise. READ MORE

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  2. CinemaCon Wrap: Hollywood Gambles Big With 'Fifty Shades,' 'Godzilla,' 'Transformers,' 'Planet of the Apes'

    5:00 am PDT 04/01/2014
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    Theater owners were courted with first footage for several high-profile projects including Clint Eastwood's "Jersey Boys," David Fincher's "Gone Girl" and Matthew Vaughn's "Secret Service." READ MORE

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  3. Andy Serkis Says 'Jungle Book' Adaptation 'Doesn't Shy Away From Its Darkness'

    7:30 pm PDT 03/27/2014
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    The actor behind Gollum in "The Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" and Caesar in "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" recently boarded the Warner Bros. film as director. READ MORE

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  4. CinemaCon: Warner Bros. Teases 'Jersey Boys,' Final 'Hobbit'; 'Godzilla' Wows

    5:09 pm PDT 03/27/2014
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    UPDATED: Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. CEO Kevin Tsujihara, in his first appearance at the convention, said that as other studios produce fewer movies, "we think that is a great opportunity for us to expand our footprint with a strong and balanced slate anchored by key franchises." READ MORE

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  5. 'X-Men: Days of Future Past': Decoding CinemaCon's Time-Traveling Clip (Analysis)

    2:10 pm PDT 03/27/2014
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    New footage suggests that Wolverine isn't the only time-traveling character in Bryan Singer's new movie -- but what does that tell us about the story? READ MORE

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  6. CinemaCon: 5 Things to Know About the First 'Gone Girl' Footage

    1:42 pm PDT 03/27/2014
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    The trailer for David Fincher's thriller featured a haunting version of Charles Aznavour's "She." READ MORE

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  7. CinemaCon: Rough Immersive Sound Standard Might Be Ready Next Year

    12:54 pm PDT 03/27/2014
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    "This could be like a format war," asserted NATO technical advisor Jerry Pierce. "The challenge is time. We need to move quickly." READ MORE

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  8. CinemaCon: Fox Reveals 'X-Men' Opening, First Footage of David Fincher's 'Gone Girl'

    11:56 am PDT 03/27/2014
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    New footage of "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" and Matthew Vaughn's "Secret Service" also screened during Thursday's packed presentation. READ MORE

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  9. CinemaCon: Fox Derides Theater Chief for Saying '12 Years' Too 'Intense' to Watch on Big Screen

    10:40 am PDT 03/27/2014
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    Fox executives and others were surprised earlier this week by National Association of Theatre Owners president/CEO John Fithian's public comments, since his job is to promote seeing movies in the cinema. READ MORE

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  10. CinemaCon: Honoree Andy Serkis on 'Finding the Essence of Performance' (Q&A)

    10:00 am PDT 03/27/2014
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    The performance-capture trailblazer, who will receive CinemaCon's Vanguard Award, reveals the challenges of breaking new CG ground and what's next for "Planet of the Apes" chimpanzee Caesar. READ MORE

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  11. CinemaCon: MediaMation Inks 4D System Deals With Two Cinema Chains

    8:19 am PDT 03/27/2014
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    Santa Rosa Entertainment Group and City Cinema of Oman will intall theater systems that offer effects and motion. READ MORE

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  12. CinemaCon: Hollywood Heavyweights Turn Out for Tom Sherak Tribute

    10:55 pm PDT 03/26/2014
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    Jeffrey Katzenberg was the master of ceremonies at the annual Will Rogers Pioneers awards dinner, where Sherak received the organization's top honor posthumously. READ MORE

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  13. CinemaCon: Sony Screens 30 Minutes of 'Amazing Spider-Man 2,' Plus New 'Fury' Footage

    8:01 pm PDT 03/26/2014
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    Sony's Rory Bruer said of the superhero sequel: "Nothing will be the same after this." READ MORE

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  14. CinemaCon: Stakeholders Say DCDC Network Could Prompt Growth in Alternative Content

    6:47 pm PDT 03/26/2014
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    Cinemark CEO Tim Warner says "building the business model will be difficult but not impossible." READ MORE

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  15. CinemaCon: Christopher Nolan Talks 'Interstellar,' Plugs Film Over Digital in Hollywood Reporter Q&A

    2:54 pm PDT 03/26/2014
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    UPDATED: Speaking with THR's chief film critic Todd McCarthy, the filmmaker says none of the new digital technologies can match the quality of celluloid, including projection system. READ MORE

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  16. CinemaCon: Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition to Acquire Deluxe/EchoStar

    2:36 pm PDT 03/26/2014
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    UPDATED: The deal will add roughly 1,000 theaters to the DCDC digital cinema delivery network. READ MORE

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  17. Some Crimean Theaters Demanding Russian-Dubbed Movies From Hollywood

    12:21 pm PDT 03/26/2014
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    The political crisis in the region has left the major U.S. film studios in limbo in terms of releasing their films there. READ MORE

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  18. CinemaCon: Disney Debuts New Trailer for 'Cinderella'

    11:12 am PDT 03/26/2014
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    A clip from Pixar's "Inside Out" also screened and Jon Hamm took the stage to introduce his upcoming film "Million Dollar Arm," but the presentation lacked any new information on "Star Wars." READ MORE

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  19. AMC Theaters CEO Calls Obamacare Delays 'Troublesome'

    9:20 am PDT 03/26/2014
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    Theaters across the country have begun changing the way they do business because of the Affordable Care Act, even though key provisions have been delayed. READ MORE

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  20. CinemaCon: 'Transformers 4,' 'Amazing Spider-Man 2,' 'Expendables 3' to Get Auro Mix

    7:53 am PDT 03/26/2014
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    According to Barco, about 30 features have already been created in Auro and at least 50 more are on the way. READ MORE

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