Sunday, April 25, 2021

KC Magazine Shares Film Finale

The return of movie theaters amid the COVID pandemic brings about a tragic final act for the local cinema. 

Sadly, this isn't a cliffhanger: Old grind house tech is now completely obsolete in this cowtown.

A MUST READ from KC Magazine . . .

Film is dead in KC: B&B will remove the city’s last operating 35mm projector from the old Alamo Drafthouse

Money line . . .

"B&B will be ripping out the old 35mm projector and replacing it with digital . . . When it comes to the debate about how theaters should be showing movies, things have been settled for the last decade: Digital costs a lot less and looks a little worse."

Read the whole article at the KC Magazine website. Leave a nice comment for them at their Facebook.

And then realize the future of the "cinema" is nothing more or less than a 10 second social media throwaway clip.

Developing . . .