AMC Theatres Odeon and UCI, Olathe, Kansas, USA – 11 May 2005

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People enter AMC’s Studio 30 theater
AMC Theatres Odeon and UCI, Olathe, Kansas, USA – 11 May 2005
AMC Theatres is buying European movie theater operator Odeon & UCI Cinemas Group in a deal valued at about 921 million pounds ($1.21 billion). AMC says, Tuesday, July 12, 2016, that the transaction will make it the biggest movie theater operator in the world. Odeon & UCI has 242 theaters in Europe. The deal will give AMC a total of 627 theaters in eight countries.