On Saturday, Feb. 21, the AMC Best Picture Showcase will take place at 99 AMC theatres in 42 North American markets (check local listings for availability and show times). Guests can purchase an exclusive AMC Best Picture Showcase All-Day Pass for $30, or $25 for AMC MovieWatcher members. Moviegoers will have the chance to see all five Oscar-nominated Best Picture films and will also receive a large popcorn with unlimited refills for the entire day. This offer is valued at more than $50 and marks the third year of this exclusive event.
The Oscar Best Picture nominees, MILK, THE READER, THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON, SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE and FROST/NIXON will play in one dedicated auditorium back-to-back throughout the day. Upon arrival to the theatre, guests will receive a souvenir lanyard, which will feature artwork from the five nominated films and give guests the freedom to come and go throughout the event as they please.
Guests can locate a theatre hosting AMC Best Picture Showcase in their area by visiting www.amctheatres.com. Tickets are currently available on a first-come, first-served basis online at www.amctheatres.com or by visiting the box office or Guest Services area at any theatre hosting the AMC Best Picture Showcase.
Best Picture Showcase Schedule (All times local; schedule is the same nationwide):
MILK -- 10:30 a.m.THE READER -- 1:05 p.m.THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON -- 3:45 p.m.SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE -- 7:15 p.m.FROST/NIXON -- 9:45 p.m.