Paramount Pictures first tested its “superticket” program this past summer with World War Z, and now the studio is doing the same with the upcoming comedy sequel Anchorman: The Legend Continues. Those who purchase a “superticket” to Anchorman 2 will be able to see the film in select AMC theaters on December 18th, two days before its nationwide release. Further incentives are not detailed at this time, but the World War Z ticket included an HD digital copy of the movie, custom 3D glasses, a small popcorn, and a limited edition movie poster in addition to the advanced screening pass.
One imagines a similar deal will be in place for those wishing to purchase the Anchorman superticket, and full details for the offer will be provided to those who register on the official superticket website ahead of the official on-sale date of November 26th. Hit the jump for the full press release. Anchorman: The Legend Continues opens in theaters nationwide on December 20th.
Here’s the press release:
ANCHORMAN 2 “SUPERTICKET” ANNOUNCED, GIVING FANS THE CHANCE TO SEE THE FILM TWO DAYS BEFORE ITS NATIONWIDE LAUNCH
PARAMOUNT PICTURES, AMC THEATRES AND FANDANGO TO EXCLUSIVELY OFFER THE SUPERTICKET, AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE ON NOVEMBER 26th
SUPERTICKET SCREENINGS WILL TAKE PLACE DECEMBER 18th
HOLLYWOOD, CA (November 4, 2013) – Paramount Pictures, with exclusive partners AMC Theatres and Fandango, is announcing a “SUPERTICKET” offering on “ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES.” The SUPERTICKET screenings give fans a chance to see the film two days early, ahead of its U.S. debut on December 20th.
Following a successful SUPERTICKET pilot program on “WORLD WAR Z” this past June, Paramount is now expanding the offering to a nationwide audience.
Fans who register at www.AnchormanMovie.com/superticket ahead of the official on-sale date of Tuesday, November 26th will be the first to hear the full details about this exciting offer from Ron Burgundy.
With the 70’s behind him, San Diego’s top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell), returns to the news desk in “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.” Also back for more are Ron’s co-anchor and wife, Veronica Corningstone (Christina Applegate), weather man Brick Tamland (Steve Carell), man on the street reporter Brian Fantana (Paul Rudd) and sports guy Champ Kind (David Koechner) – All of whom won’t make it easy to stay classy…while taking New York and the nation’s first 24-hour news channel by storm. Produced by Judd Apatow, Will Ferrell and Adam McKay. Written by Will Ferrell & Adam McKay. Directed by Adam McKay.
“ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES” opens in theaters everywhere December 20th, 2013.