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Luxury Movie Theaters Taking Off

The folks at Australia-based Village Roadshow have long had their eyes on entering U.S. markets with their Gold Class Cinemas. Through a joint venture they now have locations in Central U.S., California, and Washington with plans targeting all major U.S. cities over the next 5 years. “We couldn’t be more enthusiastic about this exciting venture,” […]

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Hollywood’s Having An Icy Summer, So Far

Hollywood watchers are talking about a summer box office lower than 2007, so far. What’s going on? The speculation is that this summer’s box office hasn’t seen a really good original movie since last year’s “The Hangover,” “Up,” and “The Proposal.” It’s said that the surprise hits drive the movie theater business. We are seeing […]

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LCD vs. Plasma: Off the Mat

Your choice of video display for your multimedia area looked like a TKO for LCD panels over Plasma last year. Not so fast, the consolidation of the plasma market fell into Panasonic’s lap and this year there is more momentum, a come back of sorts underway for Plasma screens. No, it’s not experiencing growth like […]

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