Carmike Cinemas is one of the largest motion picture exhibitors in the United States, featuring digital and 3D entertainment in high-end, luxurious theater settings. The company has 237 theaters with 2,906 screens in 41 states, as of September 2015. Carmike features 47 premium large-format auditoriums, including 29 BigDs, 16 IMAX auditoriums and two MuviXL screens.
Carmike 12, one of Carmike’s premium entertainment complexes, features a 12-screen theater with stadium seating auditoriums that can house over 2,500 guests. The theater’s luxurious seating facility features comfortable high-back rocking seats with retractable armrests. The complex also offers Carmike’s premium BigD screen that measures over 70 feet wide and three stories tall. The BigD employs the advanced Christie Brilliant 3D flash projector that offers high-resolution picture quality with a light output of 30,000 lumens.
Carmike’s Ovation 12 cinema features a full-service dining experience with over 100 premium food and beverage menu entries. In addition to customized service and oversized luxury seats, this complex features a cocktail lounge bar that offers premium beer, wine and specialty drinks. Ovation 12 includes 12 large, wall to wall screens, stadium seating and special services for visually and hearing impaired guests. The theater’s lobby features many concession areas, including Coca Cola Freestyle drink centers, as well as one-stop ticketing.