I know I am far from the first to complain about this, but the commercials and trailers prior to a film have reached the level of insanity. I headed to the downtown Odeon in Edinburgh, Scotland today to see Doctor Strange. The film was scheduled for 12:00pm. At 12:23pm I was finally treated to the… read more


I don’t normally get specific about Kirksville, where I live, but the Downtown Cinema 8 is driving me insane. Over the last several years I’ve stopped going to movies for the most part unless I am out of town on business or a vacation. For instance, during my recent vacation to England I went and… read more

In a new survey that should surprise no one, kids aren’t going to the theater as much as they used to. According to a recent Nielsen survey, people between the ages of 12 and 24 – also known as “digitals” – aren’t going to the theater quite as much any more. In a survey of 4,100… read more

Once again, its going to cost you a little more to hit up the local multiplex. According to the National Association of Theater Owners, as of the second quarter of this year, the average ticket price in the United States has hit $8.12.  This is a new record for a quarter, surpassing the previous which… read more