KANSAS CITY, MO (May 22, 2006) - Kids and adults alike can enjoy free movies and entertainment Wednesday mornings this summer thanks to AMC's "Summer MovieCamp" program. An exciting and affordable option for summer fun, AMC Theatres will offer the community service program in 40 U.S. cities June 21, 2006 through August 9, 2006.*
The AMC Summer MovieCamp program presents free G- and PG-rated Hollywood movies on the big screen every Wednesday morning at 10:30 a.m. Tickets are available up to a week in advance at 125 participating AMC theatre locations, with doors opening at 9:30 a.m.
AMC Summer MovieCamp encourages moviegoers of all ages to enjoy the youthful days of summer. Popular with grandparents, parents and kids, MovieCamp allows kids to be kids and provides entertainment suitable for all ages. Prior to the movie, AMC associates will provide entertainment along with other surprises in the theatre auditoriums at participating theatres.
AMC Summer MovieCamp 2006 will feature select titles such as: "Racing Stripes," "Ice Age," "Because of Winn-Dixie," "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," "Dreamer," "Shark Tale," "Madagascar," "The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie," "Scooby Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed," "March of the Penguins," "Wallace & Gromit in The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" and "Shrek 2."
AMC Summer MovieCamp 2006 is presented by Suave® and GoodNites® Underpants. Pre-show entertainment is presented by Cartoon Network and will feature animated cartoons such as "Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends."
Participating AMC markets include: Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte (N.C.), Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus (Ohio), Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Hartford (Conn.), Houston, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New Orleans, New York City (greater metropolitan), Norfolk (Va.), Oklahoma City, Omaha (Neb.), Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco/Oakland, San Jose, Seattle, St. Louis, Tallahassee, Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg, Tulsa (Okla.), Vero Beach (Fla.) and Washington, D.C.
For more information and a complete schedule of Summer MovieCamp movies at your local AMC Theatre, visit www.amctheatres.com.
*AMC Summer MovieCamp in Charlotte, North Carolina will run June 14, 2006 thru August 23, 2006. The box office will open at 9:30 a.m. with showtimes at 10:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
About AMC Entertainment Inc.
AMC Entertainment Inc. is a worldwide leader in the theatrical exhibition industry. Through its circuit, the company has interests in approximately 382 theatres with 5,340 screens in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Uruguay, Hong Kong, France, and the United Kingdom.