MOVIETICKETS.COM TO PROVIDE ITS TICKETING SOLUTIONS TO DALLAS’ STATE-OF-THE-ART LOOK CINEMAS
(Boca Raton, FL - April 11, 2013) - MovieTickets.com has signed on to provide advance ticketing to LOOK Cinemas, a new, state-of-the-art, 11-screen, 1,900-seat stadium theater complex in Dallas, which opened on March 29th. The theater is part of a new upscale entertainment complex and the first project from LOOK Cinemas LLC, a company founded by notable theater industry veteran Tom Stephenson and Dallas-based entrepreneur Brian Mason. Stephenson and Mason have also partnered with well-known restaurant entrepreneur Joseph Palladino for this inaugural project.
Online and mobile ticketing with LOOK will commence in time for the 2013 summer blockbuster season, kicking off with the May 3rd release of Marvel’s Iron Man 3. Tickets for Marvel’s Super Hero summer blockbuster are available on MovieTickets.com now.
Joel Cohen, CEO of MovieTickets.com, stated, “We’re fortunate to be working with Tom Stephenson. He’s a true innovator in the exhibition industry and very successful in his past ventures. We’re pleased to expand our already significant presence in the Dallas/Fort Worth market and be a part of LOOK Cinemas, an incredible new theater with tremendous growth opportunities.”
“I have had a long and productive relationship with the team at MovieTickets.com. They have a wide range of exhibitor partners, and are very focused in terms of service and support,” said LOOK Cinemas’ CEO Tom Stephenson. “LOOK Cinemas hopes to do a substantial amount of our ticketing online, especially on mobile devices, and are excited about our partnership with MovieTickets.com.”
The new theater is the centerpiece of a complex that also features a Nick & Sam’s Grill restaurant and a Coal Vines Pizza and Wine Bar. LOOK patrons have the option to dine in the Nick & Sam’s Grill facility or in one of the three dine-in screening rooms. Moviegoers can relax in LOOK’s oversized power-reclining chairs while enjoying fine dining and entertainment. LOOK also boasts the revolutionary movie-viewing experience Evolution, which features enormous silver screens and Dolby Atmos cinema sound.
To celebrate the upcoming release of Marvel’s Iron Man 3, MovieTickets.com’s Facebook page will be featuring a Sweepstakes through which one lucky winner will receive a private screening of the film as well as extra movie passes for the year along with other prizes. To enter visit: http://www.facebook.com/MovieTicketscom.
MovieTickets.com is the worldwide leader in advance movie ticketing with over 260 theatre chains in its group offering moviegoers a quick and convenient way to purchase tickets online, via mobile device, and at 877-789-MOVIE. The company currently enables remote ticketing for consumers across 22 countries/territories including the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Spain, Argentina, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and the Caribbean. Fans can stay connected with MovieTickets.com through Facebook (facebook.com/MovieTicketscom), Twitter (twitter.com/movietickets) and YouTube (youtube.com/MovieTicketsTrailers).
About LOOK Cinemas Founders
Tom Stephenson previously founded Dallas-based Rave Motion Pictures, where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer for the last 10 years. Under his leadership, Rave became the fourth largest theater circuit in the United States. Brian Mason is an accomplished investor/entrepreneur, who has founded and built multiple companies across several different industries. These include packaging manufacturer, Great Western Industries (now MultiPackaging Solutions), global digital media provider, The LTC Group and American Graphics, a mid-western advertising service firm. Mason currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Preston State Bank in Dallas. Joseph Palladino is co-owner of Nick & Sam’s Steakhouse and creator of Uptown’s highly successful concepts, Nick & Sam’s Grill and Coal Vines Pizza and Wine Bar.
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