AMC acquires Carmike Theaters

Carmike Theaters, which owns Antioch’s Carmike 8 theater off Bell Road at the Global Mall at the Crossings has been sold to AMC Theaters.

Carmike operates several theaters in Middle Tennessee, including Franklin and Murfreesboro. AMC, prior to the purchase, operated no theaters in Tennessee.

There is no word what the potential impact on Antioch’s theater might be.

More information is available via this USA Today story and this press release from Carmike Theaters.