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(CNN) -- An eclectic list of previous theatrically released movies are making a return to the big screen in October, which appears to be somewhat of a creative solution for a wounded entertainment industry that continues to reel from the dual Hollywood strikes.
By Alli Rosenbloom, CNN
For decades, the historic Louisburg Theater was a place for folks in Franklin County to catch a movie, but its last showing was in 2009.
The Louisburg Theater was once a place to meet up with friends, grab some popcorn, and watch a film.
Destinee Patterson, WRAL multimedia journalist
You don't have to drive to the beach or mountains for an incredible weekend trip in North Carolina.
Jessica Patrick, WRAL senior multiplatform producer
Built-in 1936, generations of people have memories of the entertainment landmark, the Rialto Theater.
Have you seen any good movies lately? If it's been a while since you caught a film at the theater or you simply love a great deal, you won't want to miss National Cinema Day.
The owner of Regal Cinemas is having a tough time -- its stock crashed as much as 80% Friday after reports that its parent company is preparing to file for bankruptcy.
By Anna Cooban, CNN Business
Into the Blue Creative Business Agency President Sharon Patterson and Vice President of Client Relations and Media Lauren Ricks demonstrate how to use the pod-style seating at the new Paragon Theaters at 21 Fenton Main St. in Cary, North Carolina.
Paragon Theaters, the new luxury movie theater in Cary, NC opens this week at the Fenton development
Mark Bergin, WRAL senior multiplatform producer
Movie theater chain and meme stock favorite AMC has taken several steps of late to diversify beyond its core business. The company has recently gotten into cryptos and NFTs and also plans to sell its own popcorn brand at retail stores.
By Paul R. La Monica, CNN Business
Spider-Man topped $1 billion in global ticket sales, but not every holiday movie was a box office hit. NBC talked to two movie buffs on what those sales say about a bigger question: what is the future of the movie theaters post-pandemic?
Over the holiday weekend, cinemas in North America raked in the most sales since the pandemic began in early 2020.
As part of an overall economy rebound, more movie theaters are reopening in the Triangle on Thursday and Friday.
Kasey Cunningham, WRAL reporter
Some of the most popular theaters in the area, including Regal Crossroads in Cary and Regal White Oak in Garner, will reopen May 7, according to Regal.
Jessica Patrick, WRAL multiplatform producer
Theaters like Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Raleigh, where signs are lit up again and owners hope increased capacity limits mean more ticket sales.
Aaron Thomas, WRAL reporter
A new mixed-use development under construction in Cary is prepared for life after the pandemic. It includes a strategy to attract people back to the movies with a new cinema experience.
Bar owners fought for months to reopen during the coronavirus pandemic, but even though they are now allowed to serve people outdoors, many North Carolina residents said they still aren't comfortable going there, according to the results of a WRAL News poll released Thursday.
Matthew Burns, WRAL.com senior producer/politics editor, & Cullen Browder, WRAL anchor/reporter
On Friday, three movie theater groups will open their doors for the first time since March, including the Cinemark Raleigh Grande, five local AMC locations and Marquee Cinemas at Wakefield Commons.
On Friday, three movie theater groups will open their doors for the first time since March.
Nia Harden, WRAL reporter
The plight of the entertainment industry deepened Monday as the British company Cineworld, which owns Regal Cinemas in the United States<strong>,</strong> said it would temporarily close all 663 of its movie theaters in the United States and Britain. The move was expected to affect 40,000 employees in the United States and 5,000 in Britain.
Eshe Nelson and Gillian Friedman, New York Times
The Oscar-winning directors, along with movie theater owners, wrote a letter addressed to both houses of Congress.
WRAL's Leslie Moreno and Julian Grace had reaction from owners of bars and movie theaters after Gov. Roy Cooper announced both businesses could reopen on Friday with restrictions in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
WRAL's Julian Grace spoke with the owner of The Rialto movie theater, who expressed some concerns after Gov. Roy Cooper announced businesses like his could reopen with limited capacity during the coronavirus pandemic.
Gov. Roy Cooper and state health and safety officials provide a Sept. 30, 2020, update on the coronavirus outbreak in North Carolina and the state's response to it.
Gov. Roy Cooper said Wednesday that coronavirus cases are stable enough in North Carolina to move the state into the next phase of reopening businesses and resuming social activities during the pandemic.
Matthew Burns, WRAL.com senior producer/politics editor, & Adam Owens and Julian Grace, WRAL anchor/reporters