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Carmike Cinemas Reports 2016 Second Quarter Operating Revenue of $204.7 Million

Carmike Cinemas

Carmike Cinemas, a leading entertainment, digital cinema, alternative content and 3-D motion picture exhibitor, today reported results for the three and six-month periods ended June 30, 2016, as summarized below. SUMMARY FINANCIAL DATA (unaudited) Three Months Ended June 30 Six Months Ended June 30 (in millions) 2016 2015 2016 2015 …

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AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results

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AMC Entertainment Holdings, one of the world’s leading theatrical exhibition companies and an industry leader in innovation and operational excellence, reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016. Highlights for the second quarter 2016 include the following: Total revenues were $764.0 million compared to total revenues of $821.1 …

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Chris DeWolfe’s SGN Buys TinyCo, Maker of Family Guy and Marvel Avengers Mobile Games

SGN, the fast-growing independent Los Angeles mobile gaming company led by MySpace cofounder and former CEO Chris DeWolfe, announced today that it has acquired TinyCo, the Andreessen Horowitz-backed San Francisco studio behind the Marvel Avengers Academy and Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff games. Its third acquisition since receiving a $130 million investment from South Korea’s Netmarble Games …

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Cartoon Network Enterprises Unveils Expanding Portfolio at Licensing Expo 2016

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Cartoon Network Enterprises announced its strong, diversified portfolio, which includes this year’s global launch of the re-imaged franchise, The Powerpuff Girls, the relaunch of Ben 10 in Europe and Asia in Fall 2016 and the Americas in Spring 2017, and new licensing partners for many of its popular brands including Adventure Time, Steven Universe and Rick and Morty. The announcement comes at the …

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