AMC Theatres Headed to Penn Square Mall Beginning Nov. 9; Enhancements on the Way

AMC Theatres Headed to Penn Square Mall Beginning Nov. 9; Enhancements on the Way

Theatre To Reopen Nov. 9 As AMC Takes Over With Plans To Substantially Enhance the Guest Experience Through Improvements Such As Additional Concession Offerings, Recliners and a Revamped Concession Area

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beginning Nov. 9, AMC Theatres will begin operations at the movie theatre in Penn Square Mall in Oklahoma City. And during the following months, AMC is teaming with Simon Property Group to bring changes to AMC Penn Square 10 that will leave guests excited to come back, again and again.

"AMC has a strong presence in Oklahoma City, and we are very excited to open for business at one of the most popular malls in Oklahoma," said Mark McDonald, executive vice president of Development at AMC.

When finished, the theatre will feature stadium-style seating and guests will watch the newest releases in luxury, as every seat in the theatre will be a power recliner with footrest. In addition, guests can enjoy an expanded concession menu, including better-for-you items and Coca-Cola Freestyle machines, which offer more than 120 drink options.

"We're thrilled AMC is bringing its latest technology to Oklahoma City movie fans and their state-of-the-art theatres will enhance our entertainment offerings at Penn Square," said Greg Zimmerman, Senior Vice President at Simon Property Group.

Construction will begin in December and the theatre will remain open during the renovations, which should be complete by May 1, 2013.

About AMC Theatres

AMC Theatres delivers distinctive and affordable movie-going experiences in 338 theatres with 4,865 screens primarily in the United States. The company operates 22 of the 50 highest grossing theatres in the country, including four of the top five. AMC has propelled industry innovation and continues today by delivering premium sight and sound, enhanced food and beverage and diverse content.

About Simon Property Group

Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYS: SPG) is an S&P 100 company and the largest real estate company in the world. The Company currently owns or has an interest in 333 retail real estate properties in North America and Asia comprising 242 million square feet. We are headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana and employ approximately 5,500 people in the U.S. For more information, visit the Simon Property Group website at

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