How to save money on movie tickets without MoviePass subscriptions — Quartzy: MoviePass and other movie-ticket subscriptions in the US proved themselves to be more trouble than they were worth in 2018.
MoviePass’s $10-per-month subscription for a movie ticket per day had to be dramatically scaled back to keep the company afloat. Its rival, Sinemia, saddled customers with fees, and fledgling subscription services from cinema chains AMC and Cinemark were promising, but limited to their respective movie theaters. MoviePass and its rivals are working out the kinks in their services, and can still be quite a good deal for people who go to movies a lot.
But, for those who are understandably wary of movie-ticket subscriptions, there are other ways to save money on going to the movies.