BOCA RATON, Fla., March 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MovieTickets.com, a leading global provider of remote movie ticketing, has entered into a deal with Canada's Landmark Cinemas, which has locations throughout Western Canada, Ontario, and the Yukon Territory. This new relationship with Landmark Cinemas will continue MovieTickets.com's dominance in Canada where it now offers advance tickets for nearly 75% of the screens within the country, representing over 90% of the country's box office on any given weekend.
"We look forward to increasing our presence in Canada to include Landmark Cinemas," said Joel Cohen, CEO of MovieTickets.com. "Our own expansion within the Canadian market builds on our International growth strategy, this is especially valuable in a country where we are the only destination that aggregates advance ticketing from multiple theater chains."
Bill Walker, COO of Landmark Cinemas Canada, added, "MovieTickets.com is a great partner in Canada and will help extend convenient ticketing platforms to our guests."
Landmark Cinemas is the second largest motion picture theatre exhibition company in Canada, and the 10th largest in North America. This deal adds an additional 45 theatres and 312 screens to MovieTickets.com bringing the company's global footprint to nearly 29,000 screens.
Moviegoers in Canada will be able to visit both www.MovieTickets.com and www.MovieTickets.ca to purchase advance movie tickets. Both sites are offered in English and French to cater to the country's two primary languages.
MovieTickets.com is the leader in advance movie ticketing with 250 theater chains, representing nearly 29,000 screens worldwide in its group, offering moviegoers a quick and convenient way to purchase tickets online, via mobile devices and at 877-789-MOVIE. The company currently enables remote ticketing for consumers across 21 countries/territories including the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Argentina, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean. Fans can stay connected with MovieTickets.com through Facebook (facebook.com/MovieTicketscom), Twitter (twitter.com/movietickets) and YouTube (youtube.com/c/movietickets).
About Landmark Cinemas
Landmark Cinemas is the second largest motion picture theatre exhibition company in Canada. From a single screen in 1965, today Landmark Cinemas continues to provide the perfect setting for popcorn munching Movie Lovers to connect and share the perfect movie-going experience on 312 screens throughout Western Canada, Ontario and the Yukon Territory including five IMAX®, and five premium large format screens. We are connected to the communities we serve and our Cast and Crew are proud to support Kids Help Phone programs and initiatives.
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