movie theaters

Theaters say Bloomy’s soda ban will hurt bottom line
Theaters say Bloomy’s soda ban will hurt bottom line
Business Terence M. Cullen 8/31/2012 at 10:07AM

Many businesses — and soda drinkers alike — are hoping that Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s proposed soda ban will fizzle out. Russell Levinson, the general manager of MovieWorld in Douglaston Plaza, said the rules under the ban were unfair and would severely hurt his theatre’s business. “It’s hitting us disproportionately — movie theatres and fast food [...]

NYPD to amp up protection at theaters in wake of shooting
NYPD to amp up protection at theaters in wake of shooting
News Billy Rennison 7/20/2012 at 12:48PM

In the wake of the Aurora, Colorado massacre on opening night of “The Dark Knight Rises,” the NYPD announced they will provide police presence at theaters showing the film. “As a precaution against copycats and to raise the comfort levels among movie patrons in the wake of the horrendous shooting in Colorado, the New York [...]