AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AMC) (“AMC”) announced that it will host a conference call today to discuss the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) approval of the Carmike Cinemas, Inc. (NASDAQ: CKEC) (“Carmike”) acquisition. The DOJ approval was the final regulatory hurdle AMC needed to clear in order to complete the transaction to acquire Carmike. AMC expects to complete the transaction expeditiously.
AMC’s management team will host a conference call to discuss the DOJ approval at 12:15 PM CT/1:15 PM ET later today. Investors and interested parties who would like to listen to the conference call should dial +1-877-407-3982 (in the U.S.) and +1-201-493-6780 (outside the U.S.). The number should be dialed at least 10 minutes prior to the start of the conference call.
The conference call will also be accessible as an audio webcast on the internet. To listen to the conference call via the internet, please visit the investor relations section of the AMC website at www.investor.amctheatres.com for a link to the webcast. Investors and interested parties should go to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the call to register, and/or download and install any necessary audio software.
About AMC Theatres
Not yet factoring in the Carmike acquisition, AMC is the largest movie exhibition company in the world and the guest experience leader with approximately 636 theatres and 7,623 screens worldwide, including the largest cinema operator in Europe, ODEON Cinemas Group. AMC has propelled innovation in the theatrical exhibition industry and continues today by delivering more comfort and convenience, enhanced food and beverages, greater engagement and loyalty, premium large format experiences, and targeted programming. AMC operates the most productive theatres in the United States’ top markets, having the #1 or #2 market share positions in 21 of the 25 largest metropolitan areas in the United States, including the top three markets (NY, LA, Chicago). Through its Odeon subsidiary, AMC is the largest theatre operator in Europe, with movie theatres in seven European countries including being the #1 theatrical exhibitor in the UK & Ireland, Italy and Spain. For more information, please visit www.amctheatres.com.