Cinemark CEO Donated $9999 to Yes on 8, Boycott Ensues

Alan Stock, the head of the large movie chain Cinemark, which also goes by the names by Century Theatre, CineArts and Tinseltown, gave $9,999 to the ‘Yes on 8’ campaign.

The chain has over 2700 theaters in 12 countries (you can see U.S. locations here) including the Holiday Village Cinemas in Park City, Utah, whose world famous film festival is facing a potential boycott later this year. The company reported $20.4 million in profits last quarter. America Blog started the call for a boycott of both Cinemark and the Sundance Festival.] and it’s since gone viral.