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Williamstown's Images Cinema Offers Movies at Home During Shutdown

Movie houses have not given up on trying to beat ‘em. But in the age of COVID-19, it cannot hurt to join them. … At least temporarily.

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Ribbon Cut on Re-opened Beacon Cinema

So many movies are getting reboots these days. The 1964 classic Mary Poppins is the latest to be brought back to life in theaters. That's now being shown in the rebooted Beacon Cinema.

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Beacon Cinema: From Blockbuster Hopes to Roll Credits?

It is a situation nobody wanted to happen, and one nobody really thought would happen given the way the movie industry was more than a decade ago. But now the City Council is asked to take the unpopular vote of forgiving the debt to save the cinema or to take the unpopular vote of letting the theater die.

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Michigan Company Looking to Buy Beacon Cinema

A Michigan company is looking to buy the Beacon Cinema. Insight Management Consulting has made an offer to purchase the building and the business from owner Richard Stanley. Stanley had redeveloped the North Street building to the theater in 2008, becoming an anchor to the city's future vision of revitalizing North Street when it opened its doors in 2009.

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