Amc theatres passes on moviepass program hollywood reporter. In 2015, amc allowed moviepass to be used at select theaters in. Movie theaters are trying large seats, alcohol, dining options, bigger screens. As theaters struggle to appeal to moviegoers, movie ticket subscription services offer a new way to pull in moviegoers, though mileage continues to vary. You can also find fandango gift cards at a retailer near you. Can i use a theater gift certificate or movie pass to purchase tickets on fandango, flixster or. Mar 01, 2020 last week, amc theaters announced their plans to roll out an unlimited movie pass. Summer box office revenue has plummeted this month, and numbers for the season are around 12. If your gift card has an active balance, and youre having trouble using it, contact guest services at 8772624450. Please check with moviepass support or your local theater to verify this information. Which theaters can i use fandango gift cards to buy tickets. Bitter enemies moviepass and amc once worked together here. Everything you need to know about movie pass and if its.
I didnt receive my email with my gift card purchase. Amc gift cards that start with 6006 need to be replaced, at no cost, to be redeemable. We still deeply believe in the need for the moviepass service in the marketplace, to maintain affordable access to theaters and provide movie lovers with choices of where to go to the movies. Last week, amc theaters announced their plans to roll out an unlimited movie pass. Central floridabased epic theatres thrives with cushy seats, giant. Please follow the centers for disease control and preventions cdc guidelines before using your benefits.
Aug 16, 2017 for folks that arent familiar, is a subscription service that lets you see any 2d movie, one a day, at participating theaters. At this time, the cdc recommends that people avoid cruise, rail and air travel, movie theaters, shopping centers, etc. Will moviepass give theaters a jolt of innovation, or is. Regal cinemas ticket discount, an aarp member benefit. Amc theatres is now offering three special format movies a week for a set monthly price.
Anyone confirm what theaters work for moviepass in orlando. Amc has stated they dont want to accept moviepass and are exploring legal means to block it. The moviepass app is changing the way people pay for movie tickets, but its not well liked by amc theaters who have begun taking action against the service at their denver and boston locations. At epic theatres our goal is for all of our guests to have an enjoyable movie going. The following is a list of all benefits available to aarp members. Cinemark launches moviepass competitor, movie club indiewire. Moviepass, the subscription service offering unlimited monthly movie tickets, dropped its. Amc theatres introduces new monthly program to compete with. With an annual regal unlimited movie subscription pass, you can watch as many movies as you want, as many times as you want, whenever you want, wherever you want. Also, more and more theaters are moving to reserved seating. You can still look up which theaters near you accept moviepass on the official website, but with the increase in interest, the official website has suffered frequent outages.
So the fact that wed never heard of epic before combined with it being much further north that we prefer made us very hesitant to try it. Apr 01, 2019 as theaters struggle to appeal to moviegoers, movie ticket subscription services offer a new way to pull in moviegoers, though mileage continues to vary. The plan will allow customers to see a movie in theaters every 24 hours at participating theaters. Jan 26, 2018 moviepass ceo mitch lowe said certain theaters wont be covered by moviepass as of today, jan. Amc theatres blocks moviepass eticketing at boston. Moviepass is trying to bring to movie theaters what netflix did for dvds and online streaming. On friday, the subscriptionbased movie ticketing service rolled out yet another promotion to reel in new customers. Moviepass offers an unprecedented deal for moviegoers. The service utilized a mobile app, where users check in to a theater and choose a movie and showtime, which resulted in the cost of the ticket being loaded to a prepaid debit card, which was used to purchase the ticket from the movie theater as. Moviepass and amc are fighting and its affecting moviegoers while not exactly a knight in shining armor, moviepass extended a lifeline to cinemas by offering tiered packages designed to get moviegoers back in theaters, where they would inevitably buy highpriced concessions a major profit center for movie house chains. Salaries posted anonymously by epic theatres employees. Apr 05, 2018 full disclosure, ive heard the movie is actually quite good. If so, you can use this page to associate your phone number with an email address and password so that you can log into the epic rewards page. Three movie subscription services, and when theyre worth it the.
Or at sams club, rite aid, kohls, lowes, the home depot, meijer, publix, giant eagle, heb. Jan 26, 2018 those 10 amc theaters make up about 1. How to buy a pass for unlimited movie tickets money. Refunds for unused tickets cannot be made after the feature start time. Which movie theater chains accept fandango gift cards. How moviepass and amcs squabble is affecting your movie. Bitter enemies moviepass and amc once worked together. Here are the 10 amc theaters that moviepass users can no. Moviepass has sold a majority stake in the company to helios and matheson analtyics inc. Moviepass is independent and works outside the world of the control of movie studios and theaters. It only offers one movie ticket a month, but it also offers a 20 percent discount on. Future of moviepass is in doubt after service outage, experts say.
Because we cant have nice things, amc theatres is threatening to take legal action against moviepass. You can see here which theaters in your area accept moviepass. I thought i might run into a theater that hassled me. Moviepass supports over 91 percent of movie theaters nationwide. His full statement, first reported by deadline, can be read below. Do you have an epic rewards membership obtained from a theatre, but do not yet have an email address and password to log onto the website. Feb 09, 2018 moviepass is trying to bring to movie theaters what netflix did for dvds and online streaming.
I know theaters can be very hit and miss, even within the same chain. A free inside look at epic theatres salary trends based on 22 salaries wages for 12 jobs at epic theatres. I dont remember where i saw it and i cant find it, but i saw a company tweet out they wont be accepting moviepasses. You have to show up in person to get tickets so you risk a. Regal unlimited movie subscription pass regal theatres. Even though movie pass still says that you cant see the same movie twice, they have no way to enforce that as of now.
Why movie theaters do not want moviepass to succeed. No, its just another challenge for an already beleaguered industry. We love children, but recognize that the theatre environment is not healthy for or. Feb 11, 2020 we were looking to see a specific movie at a later time, and this theater was one of the few to have a showtime that met our needs. Moviepass will no longer cover certain amc theatres, ceo. Since thats cheaper than a single ticket in most places, people flocked to it. I would not buy the tickets online as there is an extra fee for this service, i ca not remember i think about a dollar extra. If you scroll down on the companys home page, you can enter your zip code for a list of nearby theaters that accept it. Free tickets may be limited by film company policies to after the second week of a.
They only theaters that dont accept movie pass are theaters that dont accept discover cards. Epic night at the movies free large drink, free large popcorn, 1 free ticket one point for every dollar spent on tickets and concession up to 12 points per membership, per day. You can watch around thirty movies in theaters every month for ten bucks. Amc theatres introduces new monthly program to compete. Dec 01, 2016 do not give older non technologicaly savvy people fandango gift cards,working at a theatre i have seen the nightmare unfold many a time when they cant use the gift care without going on fandango. Full disclosure, ive heard the movie is actually quite good. Aug 23, 2017 this week, amc theaters has stopped allowing moviepass users to buy etickets at locations in denver and boston, two cities amc agreed to work with moviepass on a new subscription service that. Regal unlimited the unlimited movie subscription pass. Moviepass launches allyoucanwatch movie theater service. Do not give older non technologicaly savvy people fandango gift cards,working at a theatre i have seen the nightmare unfold many a time when they cant use the gift care without going on.
This handy, fancreated website lets you enter your zip code to see where moviepass is accepted in your area. Theater listings, movie times, tickets, directions, amenities, and more. Why movie theaters do not want moviepass to succeed screen rant. I work at box office at a movie theater and our managers have explicitly told me to not accept movie pass but i only decline it if there is one of the managers standing right next to me which has been once but otherwise i just use it.
Moviepass will be providing subscribers with appropriate refunds for their. Oct 06, 2017 moviepass offers an unprecedented deal for moviegoers. Coupled with the growing number of cinemas that accept the card. We were looking to see a specific movie at a later time, and this theater was one of the few to have a showtime that met our needs. Plus, get advance tickets as soon as they go on sale, enjoy 10% off all food and nonalcoholic beverages in theatre.
In august 2017, moviepass began a transformation of the moviegoing industry by introducing its low monthly price subscription service. Moviepass and amc worked together once, then it all fell apart. Moviepass may not be dead at least not yet but the service is now a far cry. This week, amc theaters has stopped allowing moviepass users to buy etickets at locations in denver and boston, two cities amc agreed to work with moviepass on a. For folks that arent familiar, is a subscription service that lets you see any 2d movie, one a day, at participating theaters. Bitter enemies moviepass and amc once worked together heres a look inside the relationships epic collapse. Moviepass will no longer cover certain amc theatres, ceo says. Movie list aquaman back to the future back to the future. You can check in to any movie you have not seen yet and simply purchase a. The largest theater chain in the united states made that very clear when a press released indicated that the movie theater subscription service would not be. Regal unlimited the unlimited movie subscription pass regal.1327 981 1042 993 1020 1209 619 129 1097 396 1131 1193 91 202 951 509 466 101 150 1245 1208 136 1392 902 1187 393 587 1341 1394 577 1340 287 452 1301 1301 1215 41