ICA Names Rob del Moro Manager of the Cinema Buying Alliance

ICA Names Rob del Moro Manager of the Cinema Buying Alliance

The Independent Cinema Alliance (ICA) has reached an agreement with former Regal Cinemas executive and industry veteran Rob Del Moro to lead the Cinema Buying Alliance, formerly the NATO Cinema Buying Group. The Cinema Buying Alliance (CBA) is a new entity, wholly owned and managed by the Independent Cinema Alliance (ICA), taking over the business…

ICA COMMENTS ON THE PARAMOUNT CONSENT DECREES

ICA COMMENTS ON THE PARAMOUNT CONSENT DECREES

ICA Comments Public Comments The Department of Justice recently opened a review of the Paramount Consent Decrees that for over seventy years have regulated how certain movie studios distribute films to movie theatres. In 1938, the Department filed an antitrust lawsuit alleging that eight major motion picture companies had conspired to control the motion picture…

Will The Curtain Close On Small-Town Movie Theaters?

Will The Curtain Close On Small-Town Movie Theaters?

Theaters like the Dells and other independent,¬†small-town cinemas are facing increasing pressure in order to remain viable in this age of streaming and unrelenting assaults on its customer base¬†. But like the threats posed by TV in the 1950s, VCRs in the 1980s, and an explosion of in-home options over the last ten years, movie…