UK Cinemas Respond To Church Of England Criticism Over Refusal To Run Religious Ad Before ‘Star Wars’ ...

UK Cinemas Respond To Church Of England Criticism Over Refusal To Run Religious Ad Before Star Wars | Deadline

digital cinema mediaThe Church of England over the weekend threatened legal action against UK cinemas it said had refused to run a trailer featuring the Lord's Prayer ahead of Star Wars: The Force Awakens in theaters next month. The church labeled it a violation of discrimination laws and a "rather chilling" decision "in terms of limiting free speech." Digital Cinema Media, which handles most of the country's movie advertising, has now resp