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MoviePass to Relaunch This Summer, But Details Are Vague

MoviePass will relaunch this summer, co-founder Stacy Spikes said Thursday at a theater near New York’s Lincoln Center, but it’s not clear if any theater chains have partnered with the company yet, and no price point was disclosed. The revamped service will be available in tiered plans with varying prices, but Spikes did not share […]

MoviePass Operators Reach Settlement With FTC

The operators of the now-defunct MoviePass have reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission to resolve concerns that they actively prevented subscribers from using their service and didn’t protect users’ data. The FTC on Monday announced a proposed deal with MoviePass parent company Helios and Matheson Analytics and their principals, Mitchell Lowe and Theodore […]

Ex-MoviePass Chair’s Zash to Acquire Singapore Video-Sharing Network Lomotif

The deal will make the company "one of the top global, pure-play video-sharing social networking platforms to be owned by a U.S. publicly traded company, competing with TikTok and Kuaishou."

MoviePass and Parent Company Helios and Matheson File for Bankruptcy

MoviePass and parent company Helios and Matheson Analytics have filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection.

MoviePass Gets Takeover Offer From Group Led by Former CEO of Parent Company

Ted Farnsworth has stepped down from his role as chairman and CEO of MoviePass parent company Helios and Matheson Analytics and submitted an offer to acquire its assets, including MoviePass, production arm MoviePass Films, film co-acquisition arm MoviePass Ventures, and Moviefone.

MoviePass Confirms Data Breach That May Have Exposed Credit Card Numbers

Movie ticket subscription service MoviePass confirmed that a data breach may have exposed tens of thousands of customer card numbers and personal credit cards.

AMC’s Movie Subscription Service Passes 800K-Member Milestone

AMC Theatres' monthly movie ticket subscription program AMC Stubs A-List now has more than 800,000 members after adding another 100,000 patrons heading into the summer moviegoing season.

MoviePass Rival Sinemia Shuts Down U.S. Service

Sinemia, a MoviePass competitor well-known in Europe, is shutting down its U.S. movie subscription service.

MoviePass Bringing Back $9.95 Movie-a-Day Subscription Plan — With Restrictions

MoviePass has changed its movie ticket subscription plans yet again, this time bringing back its $9.95 Movie-Per-Day plan.

MoviePass Losses Higher Than Previously Disclosed

MoviePass parent Helios and Matheson Analytics said Tuesday that the money-losing subscription service has fewer subscribers than previously disclosed, causing the firm to restate its revenue downward by 8.2 percent and its losses upward by 7.7 percent.

Cinemark CEO Says Studios Are No Longer Discussing Premium VOD

Cinemark CEO Mark Zoradi on Wednesday said Hollywood studios are no longer talking about creating a premium VOD window for popular movies.

MoviePass Parent to Spin Off Its Pioneering, Money-Losing Subscription Company

MoviePass could be a separately traded company under a plan revealed Thursday that would have Helios and Matheson Analytics spinning off its asset but retaining enough shares to keep it under its control.