Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsVirgin Theaters Company
IN THE NEWS

Virgin Theaters Company

FEATURED ARTICLES
BUSINESS
May 23, 1999 | MARK MAGNIER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Luxury movie theaters might seem an unlikely blow on behalf of consumers, but the latest entrant to Japan's musty cinema industry purports to be just that. Virgin Theaters, a venture by entertainment and airline entrepreneur Richard Branson, opened its first Japanese cinema in April in a suburb of Fukuoka. The company plans as many as three more theaters this year as part of a $100-million, 20-site plan for the next five years.
ARTICLES BY DATE
BUSINESS
May 23, 1999 | MARK MAGNIER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Luxury movie theaters might seem an unlikely blow on behalf of consumers, but the latest entrant to Japan's musty cinema industry purports to be just that. Virgin Theaters, a venture by entertainment and airline entrepreneur Richard Branson, opened its first Japanese cinema in April in a suburb of Fukuoka. The company plans as many as three more theaters this year as part of a $100-million, 20-site plan for the next five years.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|