Tag Archives: Popcorn

Harry Knowles relays harrowing, near-death experience on AICN

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: What is it about film criticism that’s so detrimental to one’s health? Gene Siskel passed away before his time. Joel Siegel did, as well. The Broadcast Film Critics Association recently lamented the loss longtime movie reporter Dan Dinicola. Roger Ebert’s health battles have been well documented.[...]

Showest: Movie Theaters Asked to Offer Healthier Snacks by Sony Pictures Head Michael Lynton

At Showest: Sony Pictures Studio head, Michael Lynton, citing childhood obesity epidemic, says it’s “the right thing to do for your industry, our audiences and the country.” Polls shows two-thirds of moviegoers likely to buy healthier snacks if offered The nation’s theater owners were asked today by the head of[...]