Organizer Jason Cole raised about $9,000 through donations made to his blog.
He says volunteers in black T-shirts will hand out at least 250 tickets at each of the following theaters starting at 4 p.m. Saturday:
AMC Arapahoe Crossing 16
6696 South Parker Road Aurora, CO 80016
Aurora Plaza 8 Cinemas - Cinema Latino (Free tickets will be at the box office)
777 Peoria St. Aurora, CO 80011
Regal Continental Stadium 10
3635 S. Monaco Pkwy. Denver, CO 80237
UA Denver Pavilions Stadium 15
500 16th St. Denver, CO 80202
AMC Westminster Promenade 24
10655 Westminster Blvd. Westminster, CO 80020
Cole says he could also use a few more volunteers to help hand out tickets. To volunteer, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more about the effort, visit: http://takebackthemovies.blogspot.com/2012/08/lets-take-denver-and-aurora-to-movies.html.
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