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MovieTickets.com Adds 98 New Screens With Addition of Fridley Theatres

(Boca Raton, FL - April 12, 2016) - MovieTickets.com, a leading global provider of remote movie ticketing, has signed a deal to begin advance ticketing for Fridley Theatres, which has 22 locations and 98 screens across Iowa and Nebraska.

“The addition of Fridley extends our service to a broad audience in the Midwest,” said Joel Cohen, CEO of MovieTickets.com. “Fridley has a long history in our industry and they are one of the dominant exhibitors in their market. We hope to play a key role in upholding the principles and standards in place at each theater, while adding increased ticket sales and visibility for the entire Fridley circuit.”

Russell Vannorsdel, Fridley’s Director of Operations, added, “We are very excited to be entering into a partnership with MovieTickets.com. We look forward to the added tickets sales and marketing power they can provide our regional circuit.”

MovieTickets.com most recently announced a deal with Canada’s Landmark Cinemas, bolstering the ticketing company’s dominance in Canada, where it now offers advance tickets for nearly 75% of the screens within the country. The addition of Landmark and Fridley brings MovieTickets.com’s global footprint to nearly 29,000 screens.

About MovieTickets.com
MovieTickets.com is a leader in advance movie ticketing with 250 theater chains, representing nearly 29,000 screens worldwide in its group, 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 21 countries/territories including the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, 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/c/movietickets).

About Fridley Theatres
R.L. Fridley Theatres, Inc. was formed as an Iowa corporation in 1974 and is headquartered in Des Moines, IA. Founder Robert L. Fridley has been a prominent leader in the Motion Picture Exhibition business for over seventy-five years. An Iowa, family-owned business, Fridley Theatres prides itself on Midwestern service and exceptional presentation. It strives to provide guests with great entertainment at reasonable prices.