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The World of Film Exhibition

As we’re in the process of designing Asbury Park’s new art house movie theaters: The ShowRoom, we’re of course caught in the crossfire of the film exhibition transition to digital format. If you don’t know it, 35mm film will be outmoded as the medium of film production soon. So, if you’re putting up a new …

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State of the Industry

A recent article by Steven James Snyder in Time Magazine pretty much outlines – in consumer terms – the problems the exhibition industry is going through at the moment. What makes it so particularly interesting is that as The ShowRoom goes through its growing pains in the expansion of the new theaters, we’re at a …

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Pretty Much Says it All

We just hung a sign announcing the transformation of 707 Cookman Avenue into the new ShowRoom ArtHouse Movie Theater Multiplex!

The continuing question: when’s it going to be ready? We’re estimating Spring 2012.

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We’ve Closed!

To clarify – we’ve closed on the new building. Officially, the future home of the new ShowRoom Art House Movie Theaters. Did you catch that? – Theaters, as in multiple. Working with the architects now to lay out the most convenient, comfortable and marketable combination of theaters we can plan.

After two and a half …

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Plans – gotta have plans

Quick note – especially for those who are curious as to what’s going on across the street in the new space. Basically, we’ve met again with our great architects to review the plans and modify them to get the best space AND have the economics of the project work. It’s always a give and take, …

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