movie theaters

Regal Entertainment Group has started checking bags and backpacks of moviegoers. (Credit: CBS2)

Regal Movie Theater Chain Begins Bag Searches

Regal Entertainment Group acknowledged on its website the searches, similar to those conducted at sporting events, is “not without flaws.”

08/20/2015

A look at the metal detectors at the Yankee Stadium gates in the Bronx on Opening Day, April 6, 2015. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

NY State Senator Working On Legislation For Metal Detectors At Theaters, Stadiums And Malls

The move comes amid a string of mass shooting events across the country.

07/28/2015

The Hampton Arts Cinema opened in 1927. (credit: CBS 2)

Longtime Hamptons Theater Tries To Avoid Unhappy Ending

The Hampton Arts Cinema, a tiny two-screen theater, doesn’t pull in enough profit to pay for the movie industry’s mandated upgrade from film to digital, which costs $70,000 per projector.

08/04/2014

(credit: Garrett Ziegler)

NYC’s 5 Most Elegant Movie Theaters

Here are the city’s most elegant movie theaters.

05/09/2014

Moviegoers watch a film in a theater. (credit: Getty Images)

Connecticut Lawmakers Might Turn Down Volume At Movie Theaters

Lawmakers on the Connecticut General Assembly’s Public Safety and Security Committee are being asked to decide whether movie theaters statewide should be required to project sound levels no louder than 85 decibels.

03/04/2014

AMC Loews Lincoln Square - New York, NY - Jul 20, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Film Critic David Denby’s Favorite NYC Movie Theaters And NYC Movies

New Yorker film critic David Denby, author of the new book “Do the Movies Have a Future?” shares his favorite NYC movie theaters and NYC movies.

10/29/2012

Chinese girls wear glasses to watch a movie at the 4D theater in the Beijing Planetarium on August 11, 2005 in Beijing, China. (credit: China Photos/Getty Images)

‘4-D’ Movie Theater Chain Eyes New York City

4-D movie theaters include rumbling seats, flashing lights, smoke and scent.

07/10/2012