Canada Cineplex

Cineplex Mulls Streaming Original Movies As Attendance Drops

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.15.2017 | Canada Business

Canada's biggest cinema chain could take on Netflix.

Cineplex's New Immersive Experience Will Run You $25 A Pop

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.04.2016 | Canada Business

Motion seats and "environmental effects" are coming to the movie theatre.

You're Paying More Than Ever To Go To The Movies, Data Shows

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 10.19.2016 | Canada Business

And what a terrible movie year in which to spend that money.

All 8 Harry Potter Movies Are Coming Back To Theatres

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.04.2016 | Canada Living

The re-release of the Potter films comes ahead of "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them."

Cineplex Blames Pricier Movie Tickets On Minimum Wage Hikes

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 10.04.2016 | Canada Business

At least in part.

Cineplex Entertainment Introduces Barco Escape To Cinephiles

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 07.26.2016 | Canada Business
Tiffany Leigh

Barco Escape, in partnership with Cineplex Entertainment, is hoping to offer viewers a more dynamic movie experience in Canada with panoramic screens. I got the scoop on this new technology and offer thoughts on whether you should try seeing the latest blockbuster flicks with it yourself.

'Noxious Substance' Released At 3 Ontario Movie Theatres

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.26.2016 | Canada

Police say the effects were similar to the symptoms caused by pepper spray.

Cineplex Half-Price Tickets Are A Sign We Need More Competition

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.12.2016 | Canada Business

Cineplex's VIP prices are lower in London, Ont.

Andree Lau

Confusing Cineplex Policy Denies Wheelchair User Advance 'Star Wars' Tickets | Andree Lau | Posted 12.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"It's just another barrier that's being thrown up for people who already are known to have difficulties getting around physically."

Cineplex Clocks Record Revenue As Canadians Flock To The Movies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.10.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Cineplex Inc. (TSX:CGX) says attendance at its theatres during the third quarter was up 7.6 per cent from last year and the company set a ...

Look What Cineplex Is Planning To Bring To Canada

CP | Peter Henderson | Posted 09.17.2015 | Canada Business

"They didn't grow up with this but they're starting to come around.''

Cineplex Making Changes To Scene Loyalty Program

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2015 | Canada Business

The Toronto-based movie chain says it will raise the number of points customers need for free premium movie tickets starting on Nov. 4.

Cineplex Shrinks Drinks, But Keeps Prices The Same

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.08.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Cineplex is shrinking soft drink sizes at its theatres and while the hulking large cup will disappear, moviegoers will be paying the large p...

Cineplex Profit Doubles Thanks To...Snacks?

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.08.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Moviegoers chowed down on more popcorn and burgers at Cineplex theatres over the winter, helping concession sales climb to record heights as...

Cineplex Launches Screening Program For Autistic Movie Buffs

CP Health and Home | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.09.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO -- Cineplex Entertainment is launching a special screening program for people with autism spectrum disorder and their families. The Canadia...

Cineplex Moves Beyond Movies With Entertainment Complex

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.28.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Cineplex Entertainment is looking beyond Hollywood with a new concept that combines arcade games and live performances. The country's b...

Cineplex Profit Plunges As Canadians Stay Away From Cinema

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Cineplex Inc. had a 39 per cent drop in third-quarter profit following weaker summer attendance compared with last year.The Toronto-based na...

Cineplex Blames Hollywood Movies For Empty Seats

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2014 | 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...