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Wary Movie Theatre Owners Weigh New Technologies
"Box offices have started off strong this year, but the number of tickets sold in the U.S. and Canada slumped 19% to 1.3 billion last year from 2002, Motion Picture Association of America data show. This has left cinema operators open to experimenting with new technologies that might lure back more cash-conscious viewers--especially younger ones--from their home plasma-TV screens, DVD and videogame players and, increasingly, Internet streaming services." The Wall Street Journal 05/10/12
Posted May 10, 2012 08:37 AM




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