Press Room


Company Expands Advance Movie Ticketing Services in South America

(Los Angeles - October 11, 2010) -, the worldwide leader in advance movie ticketing, today announced it will provide online movie ticketing services for South America’s Cine Hoyts theaters. The partnership brings online ticketing to Chile, while also further expanding the company’s current presence in Argentina.

As part of the agreement, will enable 171 Cine Hoyts screens with online ticketing solutions in Chile and Argentina. will provide complete showtimes through the launch of the website, marking another website established to continue the company’s international service offerings. Showtimes and ticketing in Argentina are provided through

“Our worldwide ticketing capabilities continue to grow, with recently expanding into Spain and now Chile. Increasing our global reach is a top priority and we’re thrilled to add another country to our growing international list,” said Joel Cohen, CEO, “South America is a core strategic target for our expansion, and partnering with Cine Hoyts connects with a highly respected exhibitor that provides quality services to moviegoers.”

“ is a leading resource for online ticketing solutions, which will provide our guests with the ease and convenience of purchasing advance tickets for our theaters,” said Pablo Lundahl, CEO, Cine Hoyts. “This partnership marks our continued dedication to providing quality services that exceed our customers’ expectations.” currently serves moviegoers in multiple countries and territories, offering advance movie ticketing in Canada at; in the U.K. at; in Ireland at; at in Argentina; in Spain at (coming soon); and in Aruba, Bermuda and Curacao under the brand. The company has 10 different versions of the website, including Spanish and French language versions.

For a complete list of the exhibitors, please visit:

About (, 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. enables consumers to buy tickets online for movie screens across the United States, as well as in Canada at; in the U.K. at; in Ireland at; in Argentina at; from any Internet-enabled wireless device at; and from any phone at 877-789-MOVIE. Formed in 2000, is a joint venture between AMC Entertainment, Hollywood Media Corp. (NASDAQ: HOLL), National Amusements, Cineplex Entertainment, Marcus Theatres (NYSE: MCS), Viacom (NYSE: VIA) and Time Warner, 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 theater chain group, which includes 215 theater chains, is about 10 times the number of chains of its nearest competitor.

# # #

Back to Press Releases 2010


Visa Movie Tickets for Life
Ends December 31, 2015

Top 10


Up from last week


Down from last week

No change

No change from last week

  • Movie
  • Movie
  • Movie
  • Movie
  • Movie
  • Movie Tickets.sp
  • Movie
  • Movie is a worldwide leader in advance movie ticketing and a top destination for news, celebrity interviews, movie reviews and trailers. You can also access theater information, check movie showtimes, view video clips, and much more.