Cineplex has a long and rich history dating back to the early 1900s that has shaped us into the company we're proud to be today. From the founding of the first Famous Players company in 1912, to the opening of locations of The Rec Room across the country, we have been entertaining Canadians for over 100 years – it is what we do best. Cineplex has transformed movie-going in Canada.
Cineplex Galaxy began trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange as an Income Trust, priced at $10.00 per unit.
Cineplex’s business grows yet again with the acquisition of New Way Sales Games Ltd., thus establishing its new amusement gaming division. Cineplex Starburst Inc. is created the following year.
Cineplex Starburst Inc. changes its name to Player One Amusement Group, further establishing itself as one of largest suppliers of amusement solutions in North America.
SCENE surpasses 10 million members.
Cineplex celebrates the opening of its 25th VIP Cinemas location, with the opening of Cineplex VIP Cinemas University District in Calgary, Alberta. All auditoriums in the new 22,500 square foot theatre offer state-of-the-art laser projectors, delivering the highest image colour spectrum, brightness and contrast.