ENGLAND > AMC Theatres to Acquire Europe’s ODEON & UCI Cinemas in a $1.2B Deal

amc_theatres_logo-svg Kansas-USA based Cinema giant AMC Theatres¬†(AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc.) acquires London based ODEON & UCI Cinemas Group, from private equity firm Terra Firma in a transaction valued around $1.2 billion. The deal is 75 percent in cash and 25 percent in stock. In 2004 merger between ODEON and UCI Cinemas made them one the largest theater chain in Europe. With More …