Websites such as Fandango.com, local newspapers and movie theaters list the movies playing locally as well as show times. Fandango.com also typically posts listings of the movies playing across the country. Customers can find information directly from a local movie theater by visiting its website or via phone call.
Customers can access local movie listings and show times through Fandango.com by entering their ZIP code or city and state. This helps the website identify nearby theaters so it can give customers a wide variety of options. Customers can then select the best show times for their schedule. Fandango.com also allows customers to search for specific movies to help identify nearby theaters that are playing a movie they are trying to see. The website's user interface gives customers the option to search for show times days in advance and purchase tickets online for select theaters.
Customers can find the websites for local movie theaters by searching the names online. Local movie theaters' websites typically list the movies currently playing or coming soon to that theater. Chain theaters such as AMC and Carmike also allow customers to search for specific theaters on their corporate nationwide websites. Many of these direct theater websites allow customers to purchase tickets online.