Canada Cineplex

Cineplex Blames Hollywood Movies For Empty Seats

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.06.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Cineplex Inc. (TSX:CGX) says numerous underperforming Hollywood summer movies were the main reason its profit fell 19 per cent in the second...

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...