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2013-12-30 12:21:35

ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE AND PARAMOUNT PICTURES PARTNER ON THE EXCLUSIVE PROGRAM BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2014 HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the release of the hit film "ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES," Paramount Pictures and Alamo Drafthouse have partnered to bring fans the Anchorfan Pass, a special edition movie pass that will allow moviegoers to attend unlimited showings of the film through its run of engagement at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas. (Logo:...

2013-02-14 08:25:31

HOUSTON, Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GID Development Group announced today details of the highly anticipated Phase Two of Regent Square, a 24-acre, 4.2 million square foot mixed-use development located in the heart of the Inner Loop off of West Dallas. Phase Two will include the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, a sophisticated residential project featuring 160 apartments, and 15,000 square feet of restaurant spaces. Construction on Phase Two is slated to commence late 2013. (Photo:...

2013-01-25 12:22:47

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Alamo Drafthouse Littleton is pleased to announce its grand opening is set for Monday, March( )25,( )2013. Tickets for grand opening screenings and events will be available beginning March 8, 2013 on http://drafthouse.com/denver/littleton. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/FFLOGO) Located in the Aspen Grove Shopping Center in Littleton, Colorado, the first Alamo Drafthouse in the Colorado market is a from-the-ground-up,...

2012-10-31 15:23:48

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Drafthouse Films, the film distribution arm of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, announced today the acquisition of US rights to The Act Of Killing, the breakout Danish documentary that shook audiences at this year's Toronto and Telluride International Film Festivals. Directed by Joshua Oppenheimer, the film ventures deep into the minds of former Indonesian death squad leaders who are challenged to reenact their real-life mass-killings in...

2012-10-24 15:23:54

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Alamo Drafthouse is proud to announce the latest Filmmaking Frenzy, "Don't Talk or Text During Movies." Alamo Drafthouse is known for its strict "No Talking, No Texting" policy and firmly believes that talking and texting during movies is a cinematic disease that must be wiped out. Now the Alamo Drafthouse is giving fans and budding filmmakers the chance to create the cure to eradicate this disease with their own "Don't Talk" PSA! (Logo:...

2012-09-12 06:29:30

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Fantastic Fest is thrilled to announce the final installment of programming for Fantastic Fest 2012, including the world premiere screening of The Collection. Fantastic Fest will take place September 20-27 in Austin, Texas at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120629/DA33206LOGO) When Elena's (Emma Fitzpatrick) friends take her to a secret party at an undisclosed location, she never imagined...

2012-09-07 06:22:10

TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Drafthouse Films announced a partnership with Films We Like at the Toronto International Film Festival for distribution of their curated brand of provocative, visionary and artfully unusual films throughout Canada. The first film in the deal is a theatrical, home video and multi-platform release this fall for The Ambassador, a fearless, first-hand expose of blood diamond smuggling in the Central African Republic that the Los Angeles Times says is like...

2012-09-05 06:27:34

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wolverines are infiltrating Fantastic Fest to defend all that is good and American! The world premiere of FilmDistrict's RED DAWN will close Fantastic Fest, on Thursday, September 27, with stars Josh Peck and Adrianne Palicki in attendance. A Korean-invasion-themed party will follow the premiere screening to celebrate the closing night of the festival. Fantastic Fest will take place September 20-27 in Austin, Texas at the Alamo Drafthouse...

2012-08-30 10:23:42

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Drafthouse Films, the film distribution arm of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, announced today their acquisition of North American rights to breakout crime thriller GRACELAND. A riveting and unpredictable Filipino crime saga, GRACELAND thrusts viewers into the corrupt underbelly of the Philippines' capital, exposing a world of deceit, exploitation, and startling depravity. Written and directed by Ron Morales, a veteran of MICHAEL CLAYTON and THE...

2012-08-29 06:24:35

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Fantastic Fest, the largest genre film festival in the U.S., is pleased to announce the 2012 AMD Next Wave competition, which recognizes outstanding new talent in genre film directing. Eight films from seven different countries have been selected to compete in the latest installment of this annual international competition. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120629/DA33206LOGO) These up-and-coming filmmakers are at the beginning of...