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First Look At Johnny Depp In 'Transcendence'

AP | JESSICA HERNDON | Posted 03.28.2014 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Footage of the sci-fi drama "Transcendence" previewed at CinemaCon in Las Vegas shows an eerily convincing Johnny Depp as a termina...

Me and Owen Wilson: The Gatecrasher and the Wedding Crasher

Charlotte Laws | Posted 03.27.2014 | Entertainment
Charlotte Laws

If Cinemacon was an essay, I was a measly comma. The fourth day of Cinemacon was my new beginning, a rebirth for the sassiest party-crasher on the strip. I hoped to wiggle into VIP areas with my usual poise and brashness, but I was unsure whether I could succeed.

Angelina Jolie Touts Directorial Project At CinemaCon

AP | JESSICA HERNDON | Posted 03.26.2014 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Angelina Jolie took to the stage at CinemaCon, the annual convention of theater exhibitors, on Tuesday to reveal footage from the u...

What To Expect From '50 Shades Of Grey'

AP | JESSICA HERNDON | Posted 03.26.2014 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Universal Pictures had a strong start at the box office this year, with "Lone Survivor" grossing more than $124 million and "Ride A...

Four New Technologies Promise an Optimal, Much-Improved Moviegoing Experience

Ellen Sterling | Posted 07.09.2013 | Technology
Ellen Sterling

This is a celebration of movies, the people who make them and a celebration of the theater owners who show them. It is the one time each year when the movie exhibition industry gathers to thank the people who show their films and, while there, show off a range of innovations intended to entice more people to come to see them.

GOOD GRIEF!

Posted 04.18.2013 | Entertainment

Charlie Brown in 3-D? Good grief! In an unexpected move, it turns out the big-screen "Charlie Brown" adaptation that was announced in October is th...

Should Movie Theaters Be More Boomer-Friendly?

Posted 04.18.2013 | Fifty

Pay more attention to the baby boomers. That was the message delivered to theater owners at a presentation Tuesday at CinemaCon, the official conve...

The Film Legend You Don't Know

AP | MICHAEL CIDONI LENNOX | Posted 04.18.2013 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS -- You may not know her name, but you've likely seen it numerous times — on the credits of such films as "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial,"...

Not Concerned With Competition

AP | HANNAH DREIER | Posted 06.17.2013 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS — No one ever accused the "Hangover" franchise of trying too hard. For the second installment in the franchise, the gang of debauched...

Brad Pitt's Big Surprise

AP | MICHAEL CIDONI LENNOX | Posted 06.16.2013 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS -- Actor-producer Brad Pitt made an unannounced appearance at the annual CinemaCon convention in Las Vegas to show off material from his upc...

'It's Hard To Go And Pimp Your Movie On A Day Like This'

AP | MICHAEL CIDONI LENNOX | Posted 06.16.2013 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS — Just hours after two bomb blasts provided a deadly conclusion to the Boston Marathon, principals from "Star Trek Into Darkness" were...

"That's A Wrap!" CinemaCon Wraps Up Four Days in Las Vegas

Ellen Sterling | Posted 06.28.2012 | Entertainment
Ellen Sterling

Twentieth Century Fox has announced a Planet of the Apes sequel, The Wolverine sequel starring Hugh Jackman and a remake of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty to star Ben Stiller.

Charlize Theron: 'I Would Have Gotten a Boob Job'

Posted 04.28.2012 | Celebrity

"I would have gotten a boob job ten years ago," Charlize Theron deadpanned Thursday at CinemaCon in Las Vegas. When accepting the Distinguished De...

CinemaCon In Las Vegas: A Celebration of Movie and the Movie Industry

Ellen Sterling | Posted 06.26.2012 | Entertainment
Ellen Sterling

Before he left, he invited the audience to a surprise screening of The Dictator at 11 that evening in a local movie theater and, as he left, he stopped to kiss Katzenberg's head.

Next For 3D Movies: Better, Brighter Technology for the Screen and For Your Glasses

Ellen Sterling | Posted 06.13.2011 | Entertainment
Ellen Sterling

If those who haven't seen a 3D movie wait a few months their view promises to be greatly improved. That is because a new age of 3D glasses is about to dawn. Long gone are the red and green cellophane lenses in cardboard frames.

Going to the Movies: The Times They Are A-Changin'. Rapidly.

Ellen Sterling | Posted 06.07.2011 | Entertainment
Ellen Sterling

Former Connecticut Senator Chris Dodd who nine days previously -- a fact he repeated often -- had assumed the role of Chairman and CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) recently spoke about the state of the industry.

CinemaCon 2011: A Star-Studded Celebration of Movies

Ellen Sterling | Posted 06.04.2011 | Entertainment
Ellen Sterling

The annual meeting of theater owners is about getting customers into their local movie theater. Toward that end, there were talks on everything that may impact the consumer's theater-going experience.

PHOTOS: Who Was Thursday Night's Best-Dressed?

Posted 06.01.2011 | Style

A handful of leading ladies stepped out to Thursday night's CinemaCon Awards ceremony in Las Vegas. Blake Lively donned crepe paper and stuck her f...

CinemaCon Day One: First Preview of the Year Ahead in Movies

Ellen Sterling | Posted 05.30.2011 | Entertainment
Ellen Sterling

For people who love movies, CinemaCon is four days of bliss and for the exhibitors and filmmakers it is a time bursting with hope that this year, as each year before it, will be better than the last.

ShoWest Day 4: The Party Ends With Day-Long Celebration

Ellen Sterling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ellen Sterling

At the ShoWest 2010 celebration, filmmakers and theater owners introduced their upcoming releases and stars.