Established 1917, the Max Theatres is known for providing a unique moving going experience by dishing up a little nostalgia mixed with all the current popular films at a very reasonable price. While visiting, don't forget to try one of our specialty sweet drinks, our Coffee Espresso Bar, or some of our acclaimed popcorn!
From our Facebook poll...
The Old Fashioned Cherry Coke is the Favorite Fountain Drink at The Max Theatres. Close second? The Beetlejuice.
One year ago, we heard that Marco Ramirez (TV's Daredevil) would be writing a new screenplay for Akira, based on a manga series about a biker gang and psychic powers. The series was first published in Japan and was adapted into a Japanese-language feature film in 1988. The project has been in development for years, with Leonardo DiCaprio attached as a producer.
A few months later, we heard a rumor that a trilogy of films would be produced and that filmmaker Christopher Nolan (Interstellar) was involved. Nolan has since moved on to make war movie Dunkirk, due out on July 19, 2017, but rumors persist about Akira. The latest report from Meet the Movie Press (via SlashFilm) claims that Warner Bros. wants Justin Lin to direct the project.
Lin is best known for helming four...
Moonfall: Roland Emmerich (Independence Day: Resurgence, above) will direct Moonfall, a sci-fi movie that will follow "an unlikely band of misfits who must unite to save humanity when the moon falls out of orbit and hurtles towards earth." It's based on an original script by Emmerich, Harold Kloser (2012) and Spencer Cohen. Reportedly, the project will head into production as soon as possible. [Deadline]
John Boyega: Before he broke out with his performance in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, John Boyega starred in Attack the Block (above), a rollicking comedy about an alien invasion in a tough British neighborhood. Joe Cornish wrote and directed the movie and now Boyega has hinted that the two may be working together again. Via social media, he stated...