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Movie Theater Shooting: Sign of Lax Gun Laws?

Many are baffled by the senseless shooting that occurred at a Wesley Chapel, Florida movie theater on Monday. What allegedly transpired involved a 71-year-old retired police captain named Curtis Reeves becoming livid at Chad and Nicole Oulson over texting. The couple in front of him’s texting noises were bothering him, and Reeves reportedly asked them to stop. They failed to …

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Movie Theater Shooting: One Dead Over Texting Dispute

Texting while driving can be deadly, but who would have thought that texting while seeing a movie could be too? Well, that’s exactly what happened on Monday during a “Lone Survivor” showing at Cobb Theater in Tampa, Fla. Curtis Reeve, 71, fatally shot 43-year-old Chad Oulson in the chest for texting on his phone during movie previews. The altercation started …

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600 Brawl Outside Movie Theater, 5 Arrested

Imagine it’s Christmas and you’ve just enjoyed a trip to the movies. On your way out of the theater, you find yourself walking into the middle of a massive melee. That was the case when about 600 people were involved in a free-for-all outside a Florida movie theater. The brawl started at the Hollywood River City 14 movie theater in …

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Madonna Banned From Theater For Texting

Madonna is, it’s probably safe to say, used to getting her way. So when a New York theater-goer asked her to stop texting in the middle of a film, she was none too happy about it and yelled at the woman. Now, she’s been banned from the establishment until she apologizes to the people she annoyed by the light of …

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Iron Man Stunt Goes Wrong in Missouri Theater

Iron Man 3 kicked off the summer movie blockbuster season with a huge opening weekend. One theater in Missouri decided, as many theaters do, to provide a little extra entertainment to die-hard moviegoers who showed up for opening night. Unfortunately, the theater’s management failed to realize that patrons might be a bit worried about fake guns in a movie theater …

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MoviePass Offers Unlimited Movie Subscription for Theatres

Now that the 3D movie fad is dying out, studios and movie theaters will have to find a way to compete with large HD televisions and services such as Netflix. With the home movie-viewing experience now rivaling that of theaters, something will have to give: either movie theaters will die out, or their business model will change substantially. Today, a …

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Noisy Kid Hit at Theater During a Screening of Titanic 3D

Noisy kid hit at theater: That’s the sort of headline you don’t read everyday, though, truthfully, I’m sure a lot of people wish it happened a bit more frequently than it currently does. However, as much as we’d all love to smack the obnoxious little brat that constantly talks and cuts up during our overpriced theatrical experience, very rarely do …

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