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MoviePass Will Shut Down for Good on Sept. 14 (CNBC)

MoviePass announced on Friday it’s shutting down the discount ticketing service on Sept. 14. MoviePass notified subscribers that it plans to close down the service because its â€... More

Future of MoviePass Remains Murky as Regal Prepares Rival Subscription Service

The future of MoviePass remained unclear after the busy holiday moviegoing weekend in the U.S., one dominated by Sony’s “Spider-Man: Far from Home.” The once-promising mov... More

MoviePass Updates Subscription Pricing for 2019 with Three-Tier Structure

MoviePass is updating its monthly subscription pricing again, this time with a three-tier structure in which pricing will vary depending on where the subscriber is located and the ... More

MoviePass Exec: It’s All About the Data

NEW YORK — Although MoviePass continues to lose money with its $10-a-month movie theater subscription service, subscriber numbers keep growing and profitability keeps getting clo... More

Already at Movie Theaters Near You: Ticket Subscriptions (NYT)

AMC Theaters, the largest multiplex chain in the United States, rolled out its own MoviePass-style service on Tuesday. For $20 a month, subscribers to AMC Stubs A-List can see up t... More

MoviePass to Roll Out Service Upgrade Options After AMC Stubs A-List Introduction (SCN)

Just a few days after AMC Entertainment added the new AMC Stubs A-List subscription tier to its rewards program, MoviePass informed subscribers over the weekend that it plans to ro... More

MoviePass to Roll Out Service Upgrade Options After AMC Stubs A-List Introduction

Just a few days after AMC Entertainment added the new AMC Stubs A-List subscription tier to its rewards program, MoviePass informed subscribers over the weekend that it plans to ro... More

MoviePass Bundles Subscription With iHeartRadio Streaming Service (THR)

MoviePass, the controversial movie theater subscription service, is adding music to the mix. The company on Friday will announce that new subscribers can access both MoviePass and ... More

MoviePass’ Parent Company Acquires Moviefone (TechCrunch)

Helios and Matheson Analytics, which already owns movie ticket subscription service MoviePass, has acquired Moviefone. Despite the old-school name, Moviefone is now a digital media... More

MoviePass Ends Discounted Movie Theater Subscription Plans … At Least For Now

MoviePass has ended the discounted movie theater subscription service promotions the company had been running since late 2017 and has returned to its regular $9.95-a-month plan. Bu... More

Is MoviePass Here to Stay? (The Atlantic)

When MoviePass—the subscription-based company that allows its customers to see a film a day—announced it was dropping its monthly fee to $10, the biggest theater chain in the c... More

MoviePass Brass to Keynote Bi-Coastal Smart Content Summits

The data and analytics behind the business of premier movie-theater subscription service MoviePass will be the topic of the very first bi-coastal keynote address during both the Sm... More

MoviePass Will invest in Films to Have a Stake in Their Success (Engadget)

MoviePass' pseudo-unlimited subscription theater service is increasingly popular, but that doesn't mean it's profitable -- it currently has to subsidize tickets, which isn't exactl... More

MoviePass CEO: ‘Movie Distribution System Broken’ (HMM)

MoviePass, the fledgling subscription-based theatrical movie ticket service, will continue to rely on debt or equity offerings and increased revenue from subscribers to fund operat... More

Will MoviePass Give Theaters a Jolt of Innovation, Or is it Doomed to Fail? (Deadline)

The subscription movie service, introduced in 2011, received publicity beyond its wildest dreams this week after it dropped its monthly price to $9.95 from $14.95. Many consumers w... More

Netflix Co-Founder Wants to Sell You a Subscription to Go to the Movies (Bloomberg)

Almost two decades after helping found Netflix, Mitch Lowe is turning his attention to another startup trying to change the way people watch movies. Lowe has taken over as chief ex... More