MATINEES DO EXIST in New York! You can watch a movie for $6 at AMC Theaters (i.e Kips Bay, Lincoln Center, Time Square Empire 25 -- everyday before noon). The days vary for each theater (i.e. includes/excludes weekends), so click here to see if the theater near you is $6 and for which days.
So, this is what I found out for you New Yorkers who want to watch a movie, but don't want to spend your lunch money on a two hour experience.
AMC Gold Experience Tickets
$34.99 - If you can't do the math, that's $8.75 per ticket
No Restrictions/ No Expiration (from Costco)
AMC Gold Experience™ tickets are good at any AMC theatres, Loews theatres, Cineplex Odeon theatres, Magic Johnson theatres and Star theatres nationwide, excluding Canadian theatres.
Present ticket at box office to exchange for the movie and time of your choice. Tickets are valid any day of the week. Tickets do not expire.Visit www.amctheatres.com for showtimes and locations nearest you.
Regal Entertainment Group
Premiere Super Saver Tickets
$32.99 - $8.25 per ticket
No Restrictions / No Expiration (from Costco)
Premiere tickets are valid for any movie, any day, any time at any Regal Cinemas, Edwards or United Artists Theatres nationwide - without ever expiring. There is a surcharge fee for all IMAX, Large Format or 3-D Films and Manhattan, NY locations. Regal Entertainment Group is the largest motion picture exhibitor in the world with over 500 theatre locations in 39 states.
Visit www.regmovies.com for
For this weekend only, you can get popcorn or a drink for $1 at AMC Theaters on July 4th. Yes, you read that right - $1 for popcorn or $1 drink, or splurge and get both! I just stumbled upon this on the AMC website.
Click on this link here: AMC $1 popcorn and $1 drink.
And for any other days, Costco has this deal.
2 AMC Tickets, 2 small drink vouchers, 1 small popcorn
Take advantage of the All-in-One AMC Movie Bundle. 2 AMC Gold Experience™ tickets (unrestricted), 2 Drink Show Snacks® vouchers and 1 Popcorn Show Snacks voucher all together in one envelope. Perfect for date night, holiday gifts, employee incentives & rewards. Save up to 35% off in-theatre prices!
If you've made it this far, that means you're still looking for deals. So here are a few other, ODDS & ENDS for savings that I know of.