MOVIETICKETS.COM ANNOUNCES INTEGRATION OF 'MADE IN HOLLYWOOD' VIDEO CONTENT
(Los Angeles - November 16, 2009) - MovieTickets.com, the worldwide leader in advance movie ticketing, and Connection III Entertainment Corp., the award-winning producer/distributor of family-friendly media content, today announced the full integration of video content from the television entertainment news magazine series, “Made in Hollywood,” to be hosted on MovieTickets.com.
MovieTickets.com will prominently display “Made in Hollywood” content on the Web site’s homepage, offering moviegoers exclusive interviews with the stars and filmmakers of new theatrical releases. The interviews provide MovieTickets.com visitors in-depth analysis and insight from the leading talent and visionaries in Hollywood today. Additionally, Connection III will continue to promote the MovieTickets.com brand during its nationally syndicated weekly television series.
“The integration of the ‘Made in Hollywood’ videos provide MovieTickets.com users with ‘behind the scenes’ access to leading films and their talent,” said Walt Borchers, senior vice president of sales and marketing for MovieTickets.com. “This, along with our existing content and online ticketing resources, reaffirms MovieTickets.com’s position as the ultimate destination for moviegoers.”
Starting its fifth hit season in national syndication this 2009-2010 broadcast year, “Made in Hollywood” features exclusive celebrity interviews and star profiles, on-set coverage with directors, writers and producers, and previews of upcoming motion picture and DVD releases, focusing on “how” movies are “Made in Hollywood.”
MovieTickets.com (www.movietickets.com), the worldwide leader in advance movie ticketing offers moviegoers a destination for movie news, reviews and trailers as well as a convenient way to buy movie tickets in advance. MovieTickets.com enables consumers to buy tickets online for movie screens across the United States, as well as in Canada at MovieTickets.ca; in the U.K. at MovieTickets.co.uk; in Ireland at MovieTickets.ie; in Argentina at MovieTickets.com.ar; from any Internet-enabled wireless device at mobile.movietickets.com; and from any phone at 877-789-MOVIE. Formed in 2000, MovieTickets.com is a joint venture between AMC Entertainment, Hollywood Media Corp. (NASDAQ: HOLL), National Amusements, Cineplex Entertainment, Marcus Theatres (NYSE: MCS), Viacom (NYSE: VIA) and America Online, and leverages the collective theater chain expertise to deliver consumers a premium movie ticketing experience. Its elite collection of partner theaters consistently represents over 50 percent of the top 100 grossing theaters in North America on any given weekend. The MovieTickets.com theater chain group, which includes 168 theater chains, is about seven times the number of chains of its nearest competitor.
MovieTickets.com exhibitors currently include:
Abingdon Cinemall, Academy 8 Theaters (P & G Theaters), Access Digital Theatres, Alco Theaters, All Star Entertainment, Allred 5 Theater, AMC Theatres, Amherst Cinema Art Center, Aperture Cinema, Arena Grand Theatre (Columbus Hospitality), Ashbrie Cinemas, Atlantic Theaters (Movies at Midway), Atlas Cinemas, Avon Theater, Ayrsley Grand Cinemas 14, B&B Theatres, Bank Street Theatre, Back Seat Conceptions (941 Theater), Bowtie Cinemas, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Bryn Mawr Movie Theatre Co., Camera Cinemas, Carolina Cinemas, Celebrity Theatres, Channelside Cinemas, Cinema Centers, Cinema Four-Quad (Quad Cinema), Cinemagic Movies, Cinemagic Theatres (MN), Cineplex Odeon, Classic Cinemas, Classic Listowel (Ireland), Clearview Cinemas, Cleveland Cinemas, Continental Cinemas, Cornelius Cinemas, Dickinson Theatres, Dipson Theatres, Drexel Theatres, Eastern Shores (O’Neil Theaters NE), Emagine Entertainment (Cinema Hollywood), Empire Theatres (Canada), Entertainment Retail (Hollywood Hits), Elvis Cinemas, Eveningstar Cinema, Famous Players, Film Forum, Fine Arts Theatre - Beverly Hills, Flagship Cinemas, Fox Bay Cinema Grill, Foxmoor Movies, Frank Theatres, Funasia Theaters, Galaxy Cinemas (Canada), Galaxy Cinemas (GA), Galaxy Cinemas (NC), Greater Huntington Theatres, Greenville Cinemas (Camelot Cinemas), Hawthorne Theater, Hallett Cinemas, Harkins Theatres, Harrisonville Cinema, HLB Entertainment (Palace 9, Majestic 10), Hollywood Cinemas (UK), Hollywood Cinemas (UK) - Lowestoft, Hollywood Cinema 9, Hollywood Premier Cinemas, Howell Theater, IFC Center, Island Cinemas, Jane Pickens Theater and Event Center, Jarvis Conservatory, Kew Gardens (and Cobble Hill), K&G Theaters (Bloomfield 8), Krikorian Premiere Theatres, Lafitte Cinema 4, Landmark Theatres (and Ritz Theatres), Lee Neighborhood Theaters, Live Chicago Music, M Park 4 Multiplex Cinema, Marketplace Cinema, Maplewood Theatre, Maiden Alley Cinema, Main Street Cinemas, Main Street Theatres, Mall of America 14, Majestic Crest Theatre, Malco Theatres, Mann Theatres , Marcus Theatres, Marquee Cinemas, Metropolitan Theatres, Mission Grove Theaters, Missouri Cinema 6, MJR Theatres, MnM Theatres, Morley Theatre, Moore Family Theaters, Movie Tavern, MovieMax Theatres, Muvico Theaters, My Town Cinemas, NCG Cinemas, NAOS Entertainment, EPIC Cinemas, Narberth Theatre, National Amusements, Nelsonville Movies 10, North American Cinema, Oasis Cinema, Omniplex Theatre Group, O'Neil Theatres (Louisiana), O'Neil Cinemas, Pacific Theatres, Paris Theater, Pavilion Cinema (UK), Penistone Paramount (UK), Penn Cinema, Phoenix Theatres (MI), Phoenix Theatres (TN), Pickwick Theatres, Premiere Cinemas, Prytania Theatre, Quarry Cinemas, Rail Road Square Cinema, Rave Motion Pictures, Regal Theater Stowmarket (UK), Regency 8 Cinema, Republic Theater Group, Rheem Theater, Rio Entertainment, Riviera Cinemas, Roxy Theatres, Safari Cinema, Santikos Theatres, Sayville Theatre, Schulman Partners (Colleyville Cinema Grill, City Lights Cinema), Scotiabank Theatres, Sea Turtle Cinemas, ShowBiz Cinemas, Showplace Cinemas, Silver Screen Cinemas, Silver Screen Partners, Southern Theatres, Southeast Cinemas, Speciality Cinema & Grill (Bermuda), Spotlight Theatres, Starplex Cinemas, Startime Entertainment, Star Cinema 6, Stone Theaters, Studio Movie Grill, Sunrise Cinemas, Syracuse Stadium 6,Tango Theaters, The Cinemas (Aruba), The Movies Curacao (Curacao), Terrace Theaters, Torch Theaters, Tower Theaters, Trans-Lux Cinemas, Tri City Theatre, United Entertainment Corp., UltraStar Cinemas, Virgina Motion Pictures, Village Theaters, Warren Theatres, Watson Theatre, Wellfleet Cinemas, and Westates Theatres.
# # #