LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va., April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Alamo Drafthouse Cinema proudly announced today that its new movie theater and restaurant in Loudoun County, Virginia opens its doors on Friday, May 3rd, 2013. A trendsetter in the entertainment industry, Alamo brings its unparalleled moviegoing experience to the Washington region for the first time with its One Loudoun location.
Lauded as the "Best Theater Ever" by TIME Magazine, Alamo Drafthouse screens the best in new releases, indie features, and repertory film programming – ranging from Hollywood classics to interactive sing-alongs to lost or under-seen cinematic gems – all helping earn them a reputation as a movie lover's oasis. All seating at the Alamo is reserved, meaning no fumbling around looking for an empty general admission seat. Customers may choose their seats at the time of ticket purchase online or in person at the box office. Additionally, customers are encouraged to arrive early to enjoy Alamo's ad-free pre-show tailored to complement each feature film or signature event. Most famously, Alamo Drafthouse protects the sanctity of the movie watching experience with a zero tolerance policy towards talking or texting during the film.
"We pride ourselves on bringing back what's fun about going to the movies," said Anthony Coco, President of Alamo Drafthouse One Loudoun. "Our concept was created by movie lovers, for movie lovers, and we're excited for Loudoun County and the Washington region to finally experience what makes the Alamo different."
Alamo Drafthouse One Loudoun is now accepting applications for over 150 server, bartender, and kitchen staff positions. Download an application at http://drafthouse.com/careers.
For Alamo Drafthouse Media Inquiries:
CONTACT: Alden Leonard
PHONE: (202) 248-5848
About Alamo Drafthouse
Alamo Drafthouse is an entertainment brand comprised of the acclaimed cinema-eatery chain, the largest genre film festival in the United States and a collectible art gallery. Named "the best theater ever" by Time Magazine, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema has built a reputation as a movie lover's oasis not only by combining food and drink service with the movie-going experience, but also introducing unique programming and high-profile, star studded special events. Alamo Drafthouse Founder & CEO, Tim League, created Fantastic Fest, a world renowned film festival dubbed "The Geek Telluride" by Variety. Fantastic Fest showcases eight days of offbeat cinema from independents, international filmmakers and major Hollywood studios. The Alamo Drafthouse's collectible art gallery, Mondo, offers breathtaking, original products featuring designs from world-famous artists based on licenses for popular TV and Movie properties including Star Wars, Star Trek & Universal Monsters. The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is expanding its brand in new and exciting ways, including the launch of Drafthouse Films, a new film distribution label and plans to extend its theaters and unique programming philosophy to additional markets across the United States. More information about Alamo Drafthouse franchise opportunities are available on the official website www.drafthouse.com.
SOURCE Alamo Drafthouse Cinema