Good news for movie fans. Over 100 AMC Theaters are going to reopen on August 20th and for the centennial they are going to offer “movies in 2020 at 1920 prices” for opening day. That means 15 cents a ticket! Then, even after opening day, some ticket prices for older films like ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ will be only $5.
AMC, like many theaters had to close back in March over the pandemic, and now, several months later, they are trying to get back on their feet.
The theater chain also said that it expects to reopen 2/3 of their theaters by the time ‘Tenet’ comes out on September 3. But how many theaters reopen will be determined by the COVID-19 guidelines set by the government in each area. AMC is putting in safety measures in place to combat the pandemic issues like requiring masks, spacing out seats, lowering capacity and even going as far to update their ventilation.
Not everyone is interested in going to the movies, but for many this will be a welcome option. ‘New Mutants’ will be coming out on August 28th and it sounds like a lot of theaters will be ready.
Disney Springs AMC will be included in the initial reopening and 15 cent ticket launch.
There will be several welcome back offers:
“One Day Only: Movies in 2020 at 1920 Prices
Celebrate a century of movies at AMC with 15¢+tax tickets to any movie on Thursday, August 20! Hurry – get your tickets online now before they sell out!“
“Enjoy Classic Treats for Just $5 Each
For a limited time only, get movie theatre faves for just $5+tax, including regular popcorn, regular fountain drinks and AMC KidsPacks®.“
“All AMC Stubs Members Earn Double Points
We’re thanking our biggest fans with a big offer! Now through October 31, AMC Stubs® Insider, Premiere and A-List members get double points for every ticket, food, and drink purchase, earning $5 rewards twice as fast.”
“Get Your 1st Month of A-List for Only $5
For a limited time only, get your 1st month of A-List for just $5+tax, a savings of $15 or more! See up to 3 movies every week with Premiere perks like FREE online movie reservations and 10% back for every $1 spent.“
“Get Premiere Movie Perks for Just $5
Enjoy a year of AMC Stubs Premiere™ movie perks, including waived online ticketing fees and $5 back for every $50 spent. Now is the time to join or extend your membership for just $5+tax/year (typically $15+tax/year)!“
“30% Off Tickets Every Day Before 5pm
Introducing Discount Matinees! Every day before 5pm, enjoy 30% off the evening ticket prices to any movie. Save any day of the week at any AMC®, AMC DINE-IN™ or AMC CLASSIC® theatre nationwide.“
If you want to see when your theater is opening you can check the list down the page HERE.
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