• AMC delays US theater openings as it waits for summer blockbusters

    3 days ago - By WYFF

    AMC Theatres is pushing back its reopening by two weeks after movie studios further delayed two summer blockbuster premieres that could be key to getting people to come back to theaters.
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  • Movie studios face an unprecedented choice as summer drags on: resort to high-priced digital rentals or wait for theaters to reopen

    Movie studios face an unprecedented choice as summer drags on: resort to high-priced digital rentals or wait for theaters to reopen

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Movie studios have recently delayed tentpole releases like "Tenet" and "Mulan" as coronavirus cases surge in some states, including Texas and California.
    AMC Theatres, the world's largest theatre chain, delayed its reopening from July 15 to July 30.
    Movie studios have recently turned to premium video-on-demand for some releases, but should rely on PVOD even more if theaters remain closed for the foreseeable future, according to Exhibitor Relations box-office analyst Jeff Bock.
    But instead of completely tainting their relationship with movie theaters, studios are likely to examine releases...
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