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Movie Theater Incidents

Movie And Theater Incidents --- ===
Terroristic Security Incidents by Category |Timeline

Most attacks on motive theaters are either by organized terrorists, lone wolf terrorists, or random people with no apparent political motive who look they could have been staged as an accident or random rage for political purposes  to harm feminist or patriotic war movies. 




Year 2016

25 injured, suspect arrested, motive: mental case believes he is ISIS terrorist June 21, 2016 Man with fake salt and cookies suicide belt mock terrorist at Belgian shopping mall A man identified only as J.B. claimed to have been abducted and dropped off at a Belgian shopping mall complex. He told police he had a suicide explosives belt that would be set off remotely. The belt was found to contain salt and cookies, and materials to make the belt were found in a search of his home, and suspect later admitted he had mental issues and made up the entire story. Authorities were investigating ties to terrorism.

Ruled non-intentional accident. Theater sued January 21, 2016 1 injured, 1 arrested in "accidental" movie theater shooting Dane Gallion Accused Drunken Accidental Renton Movie Benghazi Soldiers Theater Shooting In Renton, Washington, Dane Gallion is accused of shooting a woman in the back during a showing of 13 Hours about the Benghazi terrorist attacks. He tells police that he had taken Xanax for anxiety, drank a 22 oz beer, took his gun because he was worried about mass shootings. He gave inconsistent accounts, but mentioned that reached for his gun because he thought somebody was about to touch him, then it slipped and accidentally went off, and he fled home. Based on police interviews, they believe indication that it was anything other than an unfortunate drunken paranoid accident, though some pondered if it might have been a deliberate terrorist psy-op shooting with hidden motives staged as an accident. A 40-year-old woman was seriously injured when she was shot in the chest but expected to recover. Gallion is a Puyallup native who played soccer at Vanguard University in California and has a legal concealed carry permit. Police say he kept the gun unholstered in his waistband. Gallion is the son of a retired Air Force colonel, married and working toward a master’s degree at the University of Washington, has “very strong ties to the community” and no criminal record according to police. A deliberate planned attack is ruled out by authorities, and it treated as an innocent careless accident Similar Florida Movie Lone Survivor Theater Shooting Kills One Over Texting, Lafayette LA Trainwreck shooting James Eagan Holmes Aurora Theater Mass Shooting Attack

Year 2015

1 killed 4 injured ax an pepper spray August 5, 2015 Nashville TN Mad Max movie theater gunman killed by police In Antioch near Nashville TN, faux gunman Vincente Montano was armed with pepper spray, an airsoft gun, an ax, and a backpack with a propane tank evidently intended to be a bomb. During a showing of Mad Max, hee got up and started attacking movie patrons with pepper spray and struck a man with an ax When police arrived, the suspect fired at police with an airsoft gun, and when he fled he was killed by a SWAT team who thought he was armed with a real gun.

3 dead 7 wounded , suspect is right wing political activist July 23, 2015 2015 Lafayette LA Trainwreck shooting murder suicide 58 year-old white gunman opens fire and commits suicide at the Grand 16 Movie Theater in Lafayette, Louisiana during a showing of Trainwreck. (NBC)[(CNN)] No motive, acted alone 3 Fatally Shot and 7 Injured at Theater in Lafayette, La. New York Times LAFAYETTE, La. - Three people were killed and seven were injured when a man opened fire in a movie theater here on Thursday night,

February 15, 2014 3 Police and 2 Security Guards Beat Oklahoma Man To Death Family of Luis Rodriguez claims that he was beaten to death by 3 police and 2 security guards in a parking lot outside a movie theater in Moore, Oklahoma. Nair Rodriguez got into a fight with her daughter outside Warren Theater when the father went out to follow them to settle things down. When officers asked Luis for ID, he tried to get past officers and was taken to the ground, as his family claim that five of them beat Luis to death. After being handcuffed by police, the main died.

1 killed 1 charged murder, no apparent terrorist motive January 13, 2014 Florida Movie Theater Shooting Kills One Over Texting Retired Tampa Police Department officer, Curtis Reeves was arrested after a Florida movie theater shooting in Wesley Chapel before the screening of 'Lone Survivor', a surprise hit movie about survival of attacks by the Taliban in Afghanistan. Reeves became agitated with Chad Oulson for texting before the movie began, and after an argument Reeves fired a gun at Oulson and his wife. Nicole was wounded in her hand blocking the gun. to her hand, before Chad was struck. It recalled the unprovoked July 2012 Aurora Colorado theater shooting that killed 12 and wounded 70. No news reports speculated on whether the shooting could have been connected to a terrorist motive or a group sympathetic to the Taliban

July 20, 2012 lone wolf terrorist James Eagan Holmes Aurora Theater Mass Shooting Attack Mass shooting occurred inside of a Century movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, during a midnight screening of the film The Dark Knight Rises. A gunman, dressed in tactical clothing, set off tear gas grenades and shot into the audience with multiple firearms, killing 12 people and injuring 70 others. The sole suspect, James Eagan Holmes, was arrested in his car parked outside the cinema minutes later. It was the deadliest shooting in Colorado since the Columbine High School massacre in 1999, and had the largest number of casualties of any shooting in U.S. history. Prior to the shooting, the suspect rigged his apartment with explosives, which were defused by a bomb squad one day after the shooting. (wikipedia)

10 injured by terrorist December 1, 1994: Bojinka plot Ramsi Yousef's first operational test of his bomb was inside a mall in Cebu City. The bomb detonated several hours after he put it in a generator room. It caused minor damage, but it proved to Yousef that his bomb was workable. On December 1, Shah placed a bomb under a seat in the Greenbelt Theatre in Manila to test what would happen if a bomb exploded under an airline seat. The bomb went off, causing minor injuries to almost a dozen people

19 August 1978 470 killed by terrorists Cinema Rex fire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Wikipedia The Cinema Rex in Abadan, Iran, was set ablaze, killing at least 470 individuals. The event started when men barred ...