Daily Archives: August 26, 2017

AMC vs. MoviePass — fighting over making movies affordable

Over the years, I’ve had many a beef with AMC. This Kansas City based empire has used its Second Biggest Movie Chain status to lead the market in ticket price spikes, in killing off low-cost corners of their concession business … Continue reading

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Box Office: “Leap!” and “Birth of the Dragon” bomb, “Hitman” wins a desultory weekend

Any hopes that “Logan Lucky” would hold audience and saunter towards a break-even box office take are Gone with the Wind of Hurricane Harvey. Or Hurricane Indifference, is more like it. “Lucky” might clear $4 million, but it will probably … Continue reading

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