Cineworld Group Plc. is a cinema chain company that operates cinema businesses. The company came into being in 1995 as an establishment of Steve Weiner in partnership with Ian Johnston. The acquisition of Regal Entertainment has since propelled Cineworld Group Plc. into becoming the largest cinema business in the world.
The company operates over 9,518 screens in more than 700 sites in 10 countries. Its core business revolves around financing, cinema property, software development and provision, ticket booking, and film distribution. It operates its cinema sites under brand name Cineworld, Picturehouse Cinema City Yes Planet, and Edwards Theatres.