Articles tagged “movies”

Tourism

New Lionsgate Indoor Park in China Has a Hunger Games Theme for Adults

Props to Lionsgate World for inventing a theme parks aimed at a date night crowd rather than kids. Guests can flee murderous wasps themed after the popular Hunger Games books and shows. Hopefully they can have fun without forming any murderous love triangles.

New Lionsgate Indoor Park in China Has a Hunger Games Theme for Adults

Tourism

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Is Potential Bonanza for Singapore Tourism

Many destinations or small towns aren't prepared for waves of tourism after a box office hit makes travelers want to visit, but not Singapore. The island nation has been expanding its airport, hotels, stopover program, and luxury offerings for years as it waited for its turn in the spotlight with U.S. travelers.

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Is Potential Bonanza for Singapore Tourism

Tourism

Austrian Ski Destination Turned Film Location Is Getting an Immersive James Bond Museum

Being "closer to a movie than to a traditional museum" is a minimum requirement these days, especially given the cost of building even a small set of galleries. Mere art on the wall doesn't cut it anymore.

Austrian Ski Destination Turned Film Location Is Getting an Immersive James Bond Museum

Airlines

British Airways Turns to A-List Actors for New Safety Video

In-flight safety videos are fascinating in that they all must stick to the same script. What airlines decide to do with this locked-in time is always an extension of their brand.

British Airways Turns to A-List Actors for New Safety Video

Tourism

Sites From ‘La La Land’ Are Turning Into Tourist Attractions

It's not like movie-obsessed tourists had a shortage of places to visit in Los Angeles, but at least "La La Land" gives visitors a new appreciation for the freeway system while they're stuck in the city's infamous traffic.

Sites From ‘La La Land’ Are Turning Into Tourist Attractions

Tourism

James Bond Film Location Is Causing Iceland Its Latest Tourism Headache

Iceland will continue to run up against these legal battles as filmmakers choose the country for moviemaking that inspires more tourists to visit and creates challenges for these attractions.

James Bond Film Location Is Causing Iceland Its Latest Tourism Headache

Tourism

Fan-Made ‘Star Trek’ Sets Are Becoming Tourist Magnets in New York State

Like in space, "Star Trek" knows no boundaries on Earth and any destination could transplant these kinds of sets to woo diehard fans.

Fan-Made ‘Star Trek’ Sets Are Becoming Tourist Magnets in New York State

Tourism

China’s Love of TV War Drama Poised to Bring Tourists to South Korea

The phrase "content is king" carries a deeper significance in China than anywhere else in the world and this show illustrates the power of pop culture and content to influence Chinese travelers' decisions.

China’s Love of TV War Drama Poised to Bring Tourists to South Korea

Tourism

Tourism and Movies Collide Again in Dubrovnik as ‘Star Wars’ Comes to Town

Everyone comes for the old city, but development restrictions need to be loosened so that the city does not turn into a set that only tourists and film crews love.

Tourism and Movies Collide Again in Dubrovnik as ‘Star Wars’ Comes to Town

Media and PR

National Parks Get the IMAX Treatment in New Film

Will the movie have the intended effect of inspiring visits from international tourists?

National Parks Get the IMAX Treatment in New Film