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Top theater chains cancel 'The Interview' showings

Top theater chains cancel 'The Interview' showings

Top North American theater chains drop Sony's 'The Interview' after hacker threat
Published: 12/17/14

Canadian chain postpones 'The Interview' showings

Canada's dominant theater chain postpones showings of 'The Interview'
Published: 12/17/14
NYC premiere of Rogen film canceled as threats fly

NYC premiere of Rogen film canceled as threats fly

Sony barraged by more leaks, lawsuits, theaters pulling Rogen film after hackers' 9/11 threats
Published: 12/17/14
Sony cancels 'The Interview' Dec. 25 release

Sony cancels 'The Interview' Dec. 25 release

NEW YORK — Under the threat of terrorist attacks from hackers and with the nation’s largest multiplex chains pulling the film from its screens, Sony Pictures Entertainment took the unprecedented step of canceling the Dec. 25 release of ...
Published: 12/17/14
Review: ‘The Hobbit’ wraps with a Middle-earth melee

Review: ‘The Hobbit’ wraps with a Middle-earth melee

With a sum total of 1,032 minutes, Peter Jackson’s six J.R.R. Tolkien films have earned more than $5 billion worldwide. They have made New Zealand synonymous with Middle-earth. And they have slaughtered enough orcs to constitute genocide.
Published: 12/17/14
Carmike Cinemas pulls 'The Interview' with Sony's support

Carmike Cinemas pulls 'The Interview' with Sony's support

Carmike Cinemas pulls 'The Interview' with Sony's support following hacker threats
Published: 12/17/14
NYC premiere of ‘The Interview’ canceled as threats fly

NYC premiere of ‘The Interview’ canceled as threats fly

NEW YORK — The blow that the hacking attack has dealt Sony is spreading beyond the entertainment corporation itself to theater chains and movie goers alike. And the financial toll is adding up too.
Published: 12/17/14

'Saving Private Ryan' among films being preserved

Library of Congress picks 'Saving Private Ryan,' 'Ferris Bueller' among films to be preserved
Published: 12/17/14
This ‘Hobbit’ pushes Tolkien fiction too hard

This ‘Hobbit’ pushes Tolkien fiction too hard

Peter Jackson’s “Just Give the People What They Want,” aka “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” sends this not-really-a-trilogy off in style.
Published: 12/17/14
Sony under attack from hackers and ex-employees

Sony under attack from hackers and ex-employees

Sony barraged by more leaks, lawsuits, theaters pulling Rogen film after hackers' 9/11 threats
Published: 12/17/14