Free movies for military/family


#1

Posted this in secular news (best guess) and re-posting here, b/c it concerns families – hope that’s ok with the mods? Just wanted to be sure to let everyone know…

Free movie admission for active duty/families

nationalamusements.com/about/press.asp

NATIONAL AMUSEMENTS SALUTES U.S. MILITARY WITH TWO WEEKS OF FREE ADMISSIONS TO THEATRES, AND ON-GOING MILITARY DISCOUNT

4/17/2007
National Amusements Partners with USO of Metropolitan New York to help them in their efforts to support our nation’s military family.

Dedham, MA—April 17, 2007-- National Amusements, Inc., a world leader in the motion picture exhibition industry operating more than 1,500 screens in the U.S., U.K., Latin America and Russia, today announced a partnership with the USO of Metropolitan New York to help that organization in its efforts to provide outstanding support to our nation’s military family. National Amusements will proudly salute all Active Service Personnel and their dependents with FREE admission and FREE small popcorn and fountain drinks at all of their movie theatre locations in the U.S.A. from today, April 17, 2007 through April 30, 2007. Also, Effective May 1, 2007, all National Amusements movie theatres in the USA will institute an on-going Military discount price policy for all Active Service Personnel, their spouses and dependents. The special military program pricing will be $7.00 for general admission, and $5.00 for matinee and children. Appropriate Active Service ID must be presented at the theatre box office to receive free admission, free concession offer, and military discount.
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#2

It’s a nice start, but would anyone else like to see freebies extended to military families? I don’t recall the entertainment industry hurting for revenues.


#3

[size=2]It’s a nice start, but would anyone else like to see freebies extended to military families? I don’t recall the entertainment industry hurting for revenues.:confused: The summary said active duty and dependents…

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