Hundreds more RealD 3D screens coming to theaters

Cinepolis, the world’s fifth largest cinema exhibitor, and RealD 3D, a leading 3D innovator, announced yesterday that Cinepolis will add 500 RealD 3D screens to its theater circuit. The rollout of these 500 RealD 3D screens has already begun with six new screens installed for the release of Journey to the Center of the Earth, …
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SnagFilms aquires indie film portal indieWIRE

SnagFilms, which streams nonfiction films on the web, announced yesterday the acquisition of indieWIRE, a leading news, information, and social networking site for the independent film community. SnagFilms went into beta release yesterday. IndieWIRE will provide archival and news content for SnagFilms.com and the company’s virtual movie theater widgets, including breaking news from the indie …
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Babysitter Wanted to debut at Montreal’s Fantasia Fest

Big Screen Entertainment’s latest film heads north with director Michael Manasseri attending the festival and hosting the Canadian premiere of Babysitter Wanted. A suspenseful horror film, with surprising twists, Babysitter Wanted has been well received all over the world from Sitges Fest to the Hollywood Film Festival to recently winning Germany’s Weekend of Fear for …
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World Premiere of Swing Vote

The World Premiere of Swing Vote is happening at El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, next week. ATTENDING: From the Film: Kevin Costner, Paula Patton, Madeline Carroll, Kelsey Grammer, Dennis Hopper, Nathan Lane, George Lopez, Mare Winningham, Lawrence O’Donnell, Arianna Huffington, Mary Hart Special Guests: Reese Witherspoon, Quentin Tarantino, Dane Cook, Tim Allen, Cheech Marin, Jimmy-Jean …
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Astro Boy cuts hair at Comic-Con plus Viz Media to lens Naruto, Death Note, Inuyasha and other Manga-based films

Imagi Studios and Summit Entertainment will be at Comic-Con in San Diego at booth #3530, introducing its upcoming CG-animated motion picture Astro Boy. The film’s director, David Bowers and producer, Maryann Garger will be attending the event on Saturday, July 26, and be stationed at the studios’ booth. 
 A special-edition Astro Boy oversized bag will also be …
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