Canada Cineplex

Want the Best Seats at the Movie? You'll Have to Pay Up

Sean P. Kelly | Posted 07.16.2014 | Canada Business
Sean P. Kelly

It has been announced that Cineplex Entertainment, Canada's largest movie chain, is going to begin a pilot project at their Varsity Cinemas in downtown Toronto. With this new plan, Cineplex is going to begin adding a $2 surcharge to reserved seating in the middle two rows of the cinema. So, how do I feel about this announcement? I suppose I should just go straight to the negative.

As If Going To The Movies Wasn't Expensive Enough

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Movie exhibitor Cineplex Inc. (TSX:CGX) sees a future in arcade games as it looks for ways to boost revenues beyond movie theatres."Gaming p...

Despite Being Near-Monopoly, Cineplex Is Suffering

CP | David Paddon, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.13.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Cineplex Inc. (TSX:CGX) turned in mixed financial results in the fourth quarter, with the national theatre chain's revenue up significantly ...

How Many Times Do Canadians Re-Watch Their Favourite Movies?

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 07.02.2013 | Canada Business

How many stars are there in space? What percentage of monkeys is left-handed? How many times has the average Canadian seen his/her favourite movie...

Cineplex Swallows More Theatres

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.27.2013 | Canada Business

STELLARTON, N.S. - Empire Company Ltd. (TSX:EMP.A) is getting out of the movie-theatre business in order to focus on Sobeys, the national grocery chai...

Cineplex To Let You Buy The Movie You're Watching

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Canadians who would like to own the films they've just seen at the theatre will soon have a chance to double-up at the box-office, as part o...

Crickets In Canada's Cinemas

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.09.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The absence of a blockbuster movie early this year left Cineplex Inc. (TSX:CGX) feeling the fallout as the exhibitor's profits weakened in t...

Cineplex Profits Soar After 'Best Year On Record'

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A slate of Hollywood hits featuring superheroes and a secret agent helped exhibitor Cineplex Inc. deliver the best full-year results in its ...

Cineplex Class-Action Lawsuit Launched For No Cheap Tuesdays

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - A class-action lawsuit has been launched in Calgary against Cineplex for allegedly not honouring cheap Tuesday pricing.The plaintiff Matthew...

Higher Ticket Prices Double Cineplex Profits

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.08.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Cineplex doubled its profits in the third quarter as the movie exhibitor countered a decline in moviegoers with higher priced tickets and mo...

Cineplex Offers Different Kind of 'Adult' Night At Movies

CP | Posted 10.16.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Canada's biggest movie exhibitor hopes that a menu of new dishes from its corporate chef and the promise of a kids-free night will entice ad...

Banks Winners, One Notable Loser Among Canada's Biggest Brands

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada Business

Banks and financial institutions dominate the list of Canada’s biggest brands, according to the latest report from a brand valuation consultancy, bu...