Village Roadshow Limited (doing business as Village Roadshow), is an Australian mass media and entertainment company active in a diversity of fields, including cinema, theme parks, film production and distribution. The company is a publicly listed entity on the Australian Securities Exchange.How many Village Roadshow cinemas are there in Australia?
Village Roadshow, independently and through strategic partnerships, is involved in the operation of around 577 screens at 57 sites across Australia. The company provides premium cinema concepts that include Gold Class, Village Max, Village Premium and Village Junior.What was the court decision on Village Roadshow?
An Australian federal court on Tuesday gave its approval for a takeover of Village Roadshow Limited by private investors after a year-long battle that saw the company’s value rollercoaster almost as much as its theme park rides.How much did BGH offer for Village Roadshow?
Instead, as the national economic outlook improved, BGH came back with revised offer schemes of A$2.32 and A$2.22. Financial investors Mittelman Group, which amassed a 15.6% stake, and Spheria Asset Management, with 7.8%, held out for more, and in mid-November succeeded in persuading BGH to increase its two alternative, but concurrent, offers.