In an online movie ticketing marketplace dominated by such entrenched players as Fandango and MovieTickets.com, Atom Tickets—which hopes to increase movie attendance with its app by making it easier for patrons, particularly younger patrons, to schedule outings to the local theater—is effectively the new kid on the block. Yet it’s
PRESS RELEASE LOS ANGELES AND BOCA RATON, FLORIDA (October 13, 2017) – Fandango, a leading digital network for all things movies, announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire MovieTickets.com, a popular online movie ticketer serving moviegoers in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Latin America.
PRESS RELEASE LOS ANGELES, June 19, 2017 – This week, the cutting-edge mobile movie ticketing platform Atom Tickets and T-Mobile are bringing Paramount Pictures’ Transformers: The Last Knight to millions of T-Mobile customers, with an exclusive offer through the T-Mobile Tuesdays app. Starting Tuesday, June 20, T-Mobile customers can redeem the exclusive
By Jason Kornfeld At CinemaCon 2015, Atom Tickets co-founders Ameesh Paleja and Matthew Bakal were eager to speak about their new theatrical mobile-ticketing platform. They had teamed up to simplify the moviegoing experience by creating a platform that could search for films instantly, invite friends, buy tickets, pre-order concessions, and more.
By James Devin, Chief Marketing Officer, Webedia Entertainment When I first started working in the exhibition industry in the spring of 2000, online movie ticket sales was still in its infancy and the company I worked for, Cinema-Source, was a tenant of Bow Tie Partners, whose history in exhibition dates
PRESS RELEASE CULVER CITY, Calif., April 3, 2017 – In the most wide-ranging, longest deal in its history, MovieTickets.com, a leading global provider of remote movie ticketing, has teamed up with Sony Pictures to promote four upcoming 2017 films from Sony Pictures Entertainment, it was announced today by Jeremy Devine,
Each year in the lead-up to CinemaCon, journalists and exhibitors attempt to predict the topics and questions that will dominate the convention. This year, in addition to the regular wedge issues and hype concerning evolving distribution business models, an inopportune quote from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings was getting outsize attention.
PRESS RELEASE Boca Raton, FL, March 28, 2017 – MovieTickets.com, a leading global provider of remote movie ticketing, has signed a deal to begin advance ticketing for Regency Theatres. With the addition of 188 screens in 27 locations across Los Angeles, this deal with Regency gives MovieTickets.com a greater presence
PRESS RELEASE LAS VEGAS/CINEMACON – March 28, 2017 – Fandango, the leading digital moviegoer network, announced today it is bringing its digital ticketing innovations to more than 1,000 new screens in the U.S., raising its domestic screen count to 29,000, and more than 32,000 screens globally. Along with the company’s global expansion in
PRESS RELEASE LAS VEGAS/CINEMACON – (March 27, 2017) – Fandango, the leading digital network for moviegoers, is significantly expanding its focus in Latin America, one of the world’s fastest-growing theatrical film markets. The company announced today at CinemaCon, the annual convention for theater owners, it is rolling out a new global brand strategy