MOVIETICKETS.COM ADDS AMC THEATRES INCREASING NATIONWIDE FOOTPRINT BY NEARLY 5,000 SCREENS
Deal Brings Total Screen Count for MovieTickets.com to Over 22,000
(Boca Raton, FL - January 21, 2014) - MovieTickets.com, a leading destination for the purchase of advance movie tickets, has announced the addition of AMC Theatres, which operates 343 state-of-the-art theatres in the country’s top markets. The addition of AMC Theatres’ 4,950 screens nationwide brings MovieTickets.com to more than 22,000 screens.
Joel Cohen, Chief Executive Officer of MovieTickets.com stated, “We are pleased to add ticketing for AMC Theatres, which substantially increases our domestic reach. This key addition provides our customers access to some of the highest grossing and busiest locations in many of the strongest markets across the country.”
“We are pleased to partner with MovieTickets.com to offer our guests yet another place they can purchase our tickets,” said Stephen A. Colanero, AMC’s Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. “Our goal is to make AMC's movie tickets as widely available as possible in order to provide our guests with the convenience of choice.”
MovieTickets.com now provides advance tickets to theater circuits and independent operators in all top 50 markets across 48 states in the US, and in 22 territories around the world.
MovieTickets.com is a leader in advance movie ticketing with over 260 theater chains in its group, representing over 22,000 screens, offering moviegoers a quick and convenient way to purchase tickets online, via mobile devices 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 AMC Theatres
AMC Theatres® delivers distinctive and affordable movie-going experiences at 343 theatres and 4,950 screens primarily in the United States. AMC has propelled a history of industry innovation and continues today by delivering comfort and convenience, enhanced food and beverage, guest engagement and loyalty, premium sight and sound and targeted programming to audiences in its theatres across the United States.
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