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Sony Pulls the Plug on Dec. 25 Release of 'The Interview' After Threats
As major movie chains moved to pull "The Interview" from their holiday lineups after threats from the Sony Corp. hackers, Sony has decided to shelve the film. "In light of the decision by the majority of our exhibitors not to show the film 'The Interview,' we have decided not to move forward with
Movie Chains Pull 'The Interview' After Threats From Sony Hackers
Movie theater chains announced they won't show "The Interview" one day after the Sony Corp. hackers warned of an impending attack on theaters that showed the film, which depicts the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. "Due to the wavering support of the film 'The Interview' by Sony
Movie Theatres to Sell Healthy Snacks
The next new hit at movie theatres may not be a blockbuster film or some new special effect. If health professionals have anything to do with it, it will be a healthy snack option at concession stands. AMC Theatres , one of the largest theatre chains in the U.S., has announced that customers can
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Is It Curtains for Movie Snacks?
Concession Stands May Be Expanding America's Waistline, CSPI Report Contends
At the Movies: Paying Up for Popcorn
At 7:15 on a Friday night at the Pavilion, a multiple-screen movie theater in Brooklyn, N.Y., a steady stream of parents shuttle their fidgeting children from the box office to buy tickets, to the concession stand to buy popcorn and soda, to their seats for the opening weekend of "Shrek the Third."
Too Much Talking in the Movie Theater
A new device called the Guest Response System could stop movie theater chatter.
Walking and Talking on the Cell Phone
A new device now alerts cell phone walkers and talkers when cars come too close.
Wave and Pay With a Wireless Credit Card
In this week's "Cybershake," we take a look at a new credit card system that lets customers pay for things with a simple wave. Plus, we track how Tiger, Apple's new operating system software, is doing in the wild world of Mac users. Blink and Your Money's Spent What do you pull out of your wallet