AMC Entertainment Inc.    



920 Main St.

Kansas City, MO 64105-2017

United States

(816) 221-4000

Company description

Founded in 1920, AMC Entertainment Inc. is an intermediate holding company that conducts its theatrical exhibition business through two directly-owned subsidiaries: American Multi- Cinema Inc. and AMC Entertainment International Inc. Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., the company was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware on June 13, 1983. Through a number of mergers and acquisitions, including Megastar Cinemas and Loews Cineplex Entertainment Corp., AMC is one of the world's leading theatrical exhibition companies. As of April 2, 2009, the company owned, operated or held interests in 307 theatres with a total of 4,612 screens, approximately 99 percent of which were located in the United States and Canada. On December 7, 2007, AMC Entertainment announced a joint-venture agreement to install 100 IMAX MPX digital projection systems at its locations in 34 major U.S. markets. The company installed 34 IMAX projection systems during fiscal 2009 and expects to install an additional 45 in fiscal 2010 and the remaining 21 in fiscal 2011. The IMAX projection systems are slated to be installed in many of our top-performing locations in major U.S. markets, including theatres in Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco and Washington D.C.

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News and information about AMC Entertainment Inc.

Ncga Welcomes New Director of Accounting and Administration
States News Service; January 22, 2018; 389 words
...Chief Financial Officer for Galen Insurance Company in St. Louis. Prior to that, she worked as an internal auditor for AMC Entertainment in Kansas City. Her career also includes time with DST Systems, Nova Star Financial and MetLife. Nelson earned a degree...
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; January 3, 2018; 274 words
WASHINGTON, Jan. 3 -- Amc Entertainment Holdings Inc. (AMC), Leawood, Kan., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in...
AMC First in Line as Kingdom Allows Movie Theaters to Open
Global Finance; January 1, 2018; 582 words
AMC Entertainment, the largest movie-theater chain in the US, is drooling at the prospect of opening sleek new multiplexes with automatic reclining...
AMC Entertainment Holdings to Take Part in January Investor Conference
Entertainment Close-up; December 31, 2017; 304 words
AMC Entertainment Holdings is scheduled to participate in the following upcoming investor conference: -2018 Citi Global TMT West Conference The...
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Directors & Boards; December 22, 2017; 700+ words
...index. The phenomenon extends well beyond the technology and media industries. Significant dual-class companies include AMC Entertainment, Box, Nike, Ralph Lauren, Tyson Foods and Under Armor. Dual-class controlled companies are steadily increasing in...
Blockbusted; America's Box Office
The Economist (US); December 16, 2017; 700+ words
...upgrades, such as recliner seats, to attract customers. Others have sold out of the market. That may have been wise. AMC Entertainment, a large North American chain in which Dalian Wanda Group of China holds a majority stake, has been on a spending spree...
Hyundai, Kia Recall Compact Cars to Fix Brake Light Problem
The Boston Globe (Boston, MA); December 14, 2017; 700+ words
...malls, said Wednesday the Series B financing included AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc., Viacom Inc.'s Nickelodeon, Dubai billionaire...and draw fans. The company announced in September that AMC Entertainment, the largest theater chain, would invest at least $20...
International Cinema Chains Eye Huge Opportunities in Saudi Arabia
Arab News (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia); December 12, 2017; 700+ words
...87 cinemas, with 843 screens across the UK and Ireland. Last month, local media reported that the US-headquartered AMC Entertainment was potentially interested in operating in the Kingdom if the ban was lifted, citing comments made by AMC's CEO Adam...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 512131 - Motion Picture Theaters (except Drive-Ins)


SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 7832 - Motion Picture Theaters, Except Drive-In industry report