Families divided over Colorado remembrance screening

A remembrance ceremony and private screening has been held at the cinema in Colorado where 12 people were killed, and dozens injured.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was shown at the Century Aurora, but families were divided over the event, with some of them boycotting, what they said was a public relations ploy.

The former Century 16 cinema where the shootings took place, now called the Century Aurora Credit: Evan Semon/Reuters

James Holmes, is charged with 166 felony counts, over the shootings which took place six months ago.

Holmes, 25, will not enter a plea until March.

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