If U frequent theaters get 'free' money

I've seen folks disrespect AMC for exuberant pricing on snacks and beverages, but that's been the case for the 30 some years I've gone to the silver screen providers; so get over it!
My thing with stubs is when I frequent movies and spend money I was already planning to spend, this program gives me money back in my pocket. I think I spent like $12 for the card (or whatever their fee is) and in the course of a year received *well* over $100 back in free movies.
I would have spent that money anyway to catch the flicks I wanted to see on the big screen... the fact is I spent $100 LESS than I would have; because I wanted to see the flicks I went to see anyway, but was comped the ticket fee.
  • Free popcorn and drink upgrade to next size (ICEEs not included)
  • For every $100 you spend you get $10 non-cash reward (expires after 90 days)
  • No online ticketing fee
  • You get an online gallery that records your movie stubs so you can rate, comment, and share to your social networks
  • If you sign up at your local theatre you get four cards (two regular and two keychains) active and ready to start saving)
  • Any tickets you brought within the last 30 days prior to you buying can be added also
  • Allows special pre-screenings at certain theatrers if a member
  • Receive special posters, pins, and more collectables if a member on opening weekends
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  • You only have 3 months to use your Stubs Points
  • No warning that Stubs is going to expire
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  • 12 dollar annual cost
  • AMC Silver and Gold tickets are not counted towards one's Stubs Reward total
  • Cannot redeem reward when buying tickets online/kiosk
  • If your credit does not get applied, it is almost impossible to get AMC to fix the mistake
  • Not allowed to use it when buying gift cards!
  • Difficult AMC interface, comples password required, confusing to use and slows down ticket purchases
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AMC Stubs Frequently Asked Questions

12 dollars a year
Allows you to get an upgrade in size for popcorn and soda purchases. Example: If you buy a medium popcorn, you get upgraded to a large.
When purchasing popcorn or soda, tell the cashier than you're using your Stubs card and you want a free upgrade from medium to large (for example)

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Thats kinda how i felt about the program too. Till they shut down the best, cleanest, AMC theater available to the so. Stl city n county- Crestwood theatre! My pals wont venture into the seedy Esquire an I cant blame them! N they wont drive to Creve Couer! Guess I'm goin to the show by myself! Or say g'bye to my rewards!~~ DUCNRUN~~
DUCNRUN on 9/17/12
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Thats kinda how i felt about the program too. Till they shut down the best, cleanest, AMC theater available to the so. Stl city n county- Crestwood theatre! My pals wont venture into the seedy Esquire an I cant blame them! N they wont drive to Creve Couer! Guess I'm goin to the show by myself! Or say g'bye to my rewards!~~ DUCNRUN~~
By DUCNRUN on 9/17/12