Grab some popcorn: As the 92nd annual Academy Awards airs tonight, county moviegoers can look forward to some big box office buzz.
First, Friendswood attorney and developer Jerome Karam doesn’t intend to lose, at least without a fight, a big tenant at Mainland City Centre, formerly known as the Mall of the Mainland, 10000 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway, in Texas City. (Read more about the name change shortly). That big tenant is Cinemark Movies 12, a tradition for many mainland moviegoers. Rumors began circulating late last year about another developer trying to entice Cinemark to move to another site on the less developed side of residential and commercial development Lago Mar.