AMC shares fall 40% as Regal Cinemas owner warns of potential bankruptcy, APE units start trading

Shares of movie chain and meme-shopping favorite AMC fell on Monday as a rival warned of potential bankruptcy and a new class of preferred stock hit the market. AMC’s stock fell nearly 42%, building on a loss of more than 26% last week. AMC’s new preferred stock was likely a major reason for the decline. … Read more

‘Knives Out 2’ Sets Release Date, Reveals First Images

Daniel Craig is ready to revive his southern accent. “Glass Onion,” the sequel to 2019’s hit novel “Knives Out,” will debut on Netflix on December 23 and “will be released in select theaters on a date to be announced.” Netflix’s worldwide release will follow the film’s premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in September. … Read more

Avatar: Disney Fans Furious As Movie Suddenly Pulled From Disney+ Ahead Of Theatrical Re-release

Disney is being harshly criticized for removing Avatar from its Disney Plus library. Avatar appeared on the streaming service after Disney acquired Fox, and many decided to watch James Cameron’s 2009 blockbuster ahead of the sequel, which is due out in December. However, it is shown that Avatar has been removed and is no longer … Read more

Bullied boy with dwarfism lands role in new movie ‘Mad Max’

CNN — Quaden Bayles, an Australian indigenous boy who has won support from celebrities and supporters around the world after being bullied due to his disability, has landed a role in the new film ‘Mad Max’. Oscar-winning director George Miller cast the 11-year-old in a small role in the movie “Furiosa,” a prequel to his … Read more

ax work or hagiography? – The Irish Times

The trailer for This England, Michael Winterbottom’s take on the UK government’s Covid response – starring Kenneth Branagh as Boris Johnson – was met with measured and tempered consideration. The world is ready to give it a chance. I’m joking of course. “I for one will not watch that the man literally killed this country, … Read more