AMC Theatres is a Chinese-owned American movie theater chain owned and operated by Dalian Wanda Group. Founded in 1920, AMC has the largest share of the American theater market, ahead of Regal Entertainment Group and Cinemark Theatres. Its website is reflective of its industry position, as well as its brand identity.
AMC Theatres’ website has a dark color scheme, in line with the theatre experience itself. Aesthetic shades of bottle green, midnight blue, and maroon have been used against a black background in a well-balanced way, providing a visually very appealing effect. The font is a clear and sharp white, contrasting excellently with the black background. The text size is balanced and easy to read, and the font is well spaced, adding to the visual design. The use of buttons in a red color identical to the red used in the AMC logo has also been used for the purchase-tickets option, to maintain the aesthetic of the page.
The movies currently showing at theatres as well as upcoming films have been displayed in a very attractive manner on the website, ensuring that enough space and attention is given to both, visual as well as textual content. Showtimes and information about AMC offers as well as the AMC Stubs program has also been presented in an informative and compelling way.
The AMC website has been adequately utilized to present AMC as a lifestyle brand, and not just a company that owns theatres. The content is engaging and informative, and the color schemes used is on brand with AMC Theatres, as well as visually very appealing. It also has information about its affiliate programs like the Alter Ego, a tool that allows users to find their unique superpower.
Overall, the website follows a clear strategy, information is easily accessible and well organized, and the user experience is great.
AMC Theatres is a great website design in the Arts & Recreation, E-commerce & Retail and Entertainment industries.