Movie Theater


Oakland County Movie Theater To Check Bags After Recent Shootings

A movie theater chain that operates a theater in metro Detroit has begun to check bags in response to shootings at theaters around the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2015


Gunshots Fired At Southfield Movie Theater; Suspect Apprehended

Police are investigating a report of shots fired at the AMC Star Southfield movie theater near Telegraph and 12 Mile roads on Friday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2015


MJR Cinema Moving Into Old Star Theatre Building In Taylor

The cinema will have 10 deluxe auditoriums with 1,100 seats — big, wide, overstuffed fully reclining electric chairs complete with footrests.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2014

Fans dressed in costumes wait outside for 'The Dark Knight Rises' Midnight Premiere. (Credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

After Movie Massacre, MJR Bans Costumes At Theatres

Changes are in place at a chain of local movie theatres following the Colorado theatre shootings, including what you can and cannot wear.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2012

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Increased Theater Security Following Batman Premier Shooting

In the aftermath of the deadly mass shooting at a Colorado premier of “The Dark Knight Rises,” you may notice some stepped up security at movie theaters around Metro Detroit

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2012

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Best Detroit Movie Theaters

Who has the best popcorn, comfy seats and doesn’t attract a rowdy crowd? Here’s a list of the best movie theaters in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–09/26/2011


Emagine Theaters Introduce D-Box Motion Seats

Your popcorn may have a hard time sitting on your lap at the movies this summer because a new trend is hitting a theater near you: D-Box Motion Seats.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2011

That's GLITR Editor Matt Roush with officials of Michigan Solar atop the new Emagine Royal Oak theater, powered in part by the sun.

High-Tech Abounds In New Royal Oak Emagine Theater

I got a peek Thursday at the high-tech touches inside — and on top of — Royal Oak’s new $14 million Emagine entertainment complex.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2011