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AEW in Cinemark Theatres


All Elite Wrestling (AEW) Partners with Cinemark Theatres to Host Highly  Anticipated “REVOLUTION” Event in Select Theatres on March 7 

— Joe Hand Promotions Creating Unique In-Theatre Experience for Wrestling Fans — 

March 2, 2021 – AEW, the new professional wrestling league taking the world by storm, is  teaming with Cinemark Theatres to show the highly anticipated AEW REVOLUTION pay-per-view  event in select theatres on Sunday, March 7, beginning at 7 p.m. ET. 

Fans can purchase tickets for $20 at or on the Cinemark app to experience  REVOLUTION on the giant screen. While relishing the white-knuckle action on screen, fans can also enjoy the unbeatable deals on concessions, including a large soda and medium popcorn combo for $5; $2 off draft beer; and $1 off a chicken sandwich or hot dog, in each case, where  available. 

Airing live from Daily’s Place in Jacksonville, FL, and showing on giant screens at select Cinemark  locations, REVOLUTION kicks off at 7 p.m. ET with an hour-long pre-show special, followed by the  main card action at 8 p.m. ET. To date, the following match-ups are scheduled: 

  • AEW World Championship: Kenny Omega (c) vs Jon Moxley (Exploding Barbed Wire Death Match) 
  • AEW Women’s World Championship: Hikaru Shida (c) vs Eliminator tournament winner AEW World Tag Team Championship: The Young Bucks (c) vs Chris Jericho & MJF Street Fight: Ricky Starks & Brian Cage vs Darby Allin & Sting 
  • Face of the Revolution Ladder Match: Cody Rhodes vs Scorpio Sky vs Penta El Zero M vs  Lance Archer vs TBA vs TBA (winner earns TNT Championship match opportunity) Big Money Match: Matt Hardy vs Hangman Page 
  • Casino Tag Team Royale (for a future World Tag Team title shot) 
  • Miro & Kip Sabian vs Orange Cassidy & Chuck Taylor 

The AEW REVOLUTION in-theatre experience is made possible by Joe Hand Promotions, the leading provider of live content to bars, restaurants, theatres, and other public viewing venues. 

Fans can locate Cinemark theatres showing AEW REVOLUTION by checking the Joe Hand  Promotions Watch Party app:

“A major event, the scope of REVOLUTION requires the best theatre partner in the business, one  that is capable of delivering an immersive viewing experience for fans in a controlled, socially distanced environment,” said Tony Khan, CEO, GM and Head of Creative of AEW. “The obvious  choice for AEW was Cinemark Theatres. We know that fans miss the energy and camaraderie of  watching our pay-per-views together. With Cinemark’s enhanced safety measures, we look  forward to our fans enjoying the adrenaline-fueled action together on Sunday night. 

“At Cinemark, we create the ultimate viewing environment, and there is no better place to watch AEW Revolution than our auditoriums with the heightened sight and sound technology that will  make the action larger-than-life,” added Wanda Gierhart Fearing, Cinemark CMO. “We are  thrilled to partner with Joe Hand Promotions and AEW to create a knock-out night for  professional wrestling fans. It is through partnerships like this that Cinemark is continuing to  innovate and expand the entertainment experience we offer.” 


Headquartered in Plano, TX, Cinemark (NYSE: CNK) is one of the largest and most influential movie  theatre companies in the world. Cinemark’s circuit, comprised of various brands that also include  Century, Tinseltown and Rave, operates 531 theatres with 5,958 screens in 41 states domestically and  15 countries throughout South and Central America. Cinemark consistently provides an extraordinary  guest experience from the initial ticket purchase to the closing credits, including Movie Club, the first  U.S. exhibitor-launched subscription program; the highest Luxury Lounger recliner seat penetration  among the major players; XD – the No. 1 exhibitor-brand premium large format; and expansive food  and beverage options to further enhance the moviegoing experience. For more information go to 


Founded by CEO, GM and Head of Creative Tony Khan, AEW is a new professional wrestling league  headlined by Cody & Brandi Rhodes, Kenny Omega, The Young Bucks (Matt & Nick Jackson), Chris  Jericho, Sting, Hangman Page and Jon Moxley. For the first time in many years, AEW is offering an  alternative to mainstream wrestling, with a roster of world-class talent that is injecting new spirit,  

freshness and energy into the industry. The inaugural event under the AEW banner was the sold-out  DOUBLE OR NOTHING PPV in Las Vegas in May 2019. 

AEW began airing its weekly show on TNT on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, from 8-10 p.m. ET. The show,  “AEW DYNAMITE,” is Wednesday’s No. 1 wrestling show and attracts the youngest wrestling audience  on television. AEW’s multi-platform content also includes “AEW DARK,” a weekly pro-wrestling  YouTube series, “Being the Elite” a weekly behind-the-scenes YouTube series, and “AEW  Unrestricted,” a weekly podcast series. For more info, check out @AEW (Twitter), @AllEliteWrestling  (Instagram), / AllEliteWrestling (FB), AllEliteWrestling (YouTube). 


Joe Hand Promotions is the leading provider of live content to bars, restaurants, and other public  viewing venues. Joe Hand Promotions has been bringing fan communities together to watch sporting  events since 1971. Over its history, Joe Hand Promotions has presented more than 25,000 events to  commercial establishments, helping them boost their food and beverage sales, expand their customer  base, and increase their late-night revenues. Their 20-year partnership with the UFC allows them to  distribute UFC pay-per-view fights and top sports events to millions of consumers around the world.

Tyler Butler