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CNN TO MAKE MOVIES

May 15, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

CNN is getting into the movie business. The website TVNewser.com reported on Monday that the cable news network is planning to develop “tentpole” documentaries under the banner CNN Films to be distributed theatrically and air on television — presumably over its own channel. They are expected to cover a variety of subjects. The first movies, […]

2010 A TERRIBLE YEAR FOR MOVIE ATTENDANCE

January 3, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Fewer movie tickets were sold in 2010 than in any year since 1996, veteran box-office tracker Paul Dergarabedian said Sunday. Attendance dropped 5.4 percent from last year, the worst drop since 2005, when it dropped 8.1 percent, he noted. Total receipts however, were only slightly below last year, due in large part to 3D surcharges, […]