In the US you can now buy your movie tickets with Bitcoin

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AMC theaters now accept Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin as payment methods.

Bitcoin and popcorn! Americans can now buy a movie ticket with cryptocurrency. AMC group's cinemas are jumping on the bandwagon. Is it the beginning of a new trend?

AMC Theatres CEO Adam Aron shared the information on his Twitter account: "Big newsflash! As promised, many new ways NOW to pay online at AMC. We proudly now accept: drumroll, please... Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin. Also Apple Pay, Google Pay, PayPal. Incredibly, they already account for 14% of our total online transactions! Dogecoin next."

Bitcoin is not the only cryptocurrency accepted by AMC theaters. Ethereum as well as Litecoin are also payment options for online ticket purchases. While Adam Aron did not specify a date, Dogecoin will soon be offered as a payment method.

For now, only PayPal supports payment with cryptocurrency.

Sabrina Alili

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