AMC THEATRES ANNOUNCES SOLD-OUT ENGAGEMENTS OF THE ULTIMATE MARVEL MARATHON ONE MONTH AHEAD OF THE RELEASE OF 'MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS'
on April 05, 2012
Kansas City, Mo. -- AMC Theatres announced today that advance tickets for MARVEL'S THE AVENGERS, which is the culmination of The Ultimate Marvel Marathon, have sold out at 10 AMC locations across the country, a month ahead of the event. Based on the high demand AMC is adding additional marathon shows at participating theatres. The definitive fan experience features six movies, including the May 4 midnight debut of the highly anticipated MARVEL'S THE AVENGERS.
"In just three weeks since advance tickets went on sale, the response from Marvel fans and AMC guests has been tremendous - selling out screenings across the country. We are thrilled to meet the demand by adding additional shows of The Ultimate Marvel Marathon leading up to the midnight release of MARVEL'S THE AVENGERS at participating AMC Theatres," said Robert J. Lenihan, President of Film Programming at AMC Theatres.
Tickets have sold out in the following locations:
AMC Empire 25, New York
AMC Downtown Disney 24, Orlando
AMC Sunset Place 24, Miami
AMC Downtown Disney 12, Los Angeles
AMC Burbank 16, Los Angeles
AMC Ontario Mills 30, Los Angeles
AMC Boston Common 19, Boston
AMC Garden State 16, New Jersey
AMC Metreon 16, San Francisco
AMC Courtney Park 16, Toronto
The Ultimate Marvel Marathon begins May 3 at 11:30 a.m. and will feature the following films in order:
THE INCREDIBLE HULK
IRON MAN 2
THOR (presented in RealD 3D)
CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER (presented in RealD 3D)
MARVEL'S THE AVENGERS (presented in RealD 3D) [at 12:01 a.m. May 4]
For just $40, fans can experience the marathon, including MARVEL'S THE AVENGERS. Guests will receive an event lanyard and may receive a pair of limited-edition Avenger character RealD 3D glasses, while supplies last. Due to demand, not all guests may receive limited-edition glasses. AMC Stubs members who purchase a ticket prior to May 3 will receive $5 Bonus Bucks on their AMC Stubs account, valid the day of the event.
Tickets for The Ultimate Marvel Marathon are on sale now at select participating locations. For more information about The Ultimate Marvel Marathon, including participating locations, or to purchase tickets, visit go.amctheatres.com/marvel. To purchase tickets to the midnight premiere of MARVEL'S THE AVENGERS, visit amctheatres.com/movies/marvel-s-the-avengers. To learn more about AMC Stubs, visit amcstubs.com.