Marvel and AMC launch Avengers movie marathon May 3

Looking to catch The Avengers on May 4th but you’re not entirely up to date? Have an entire day to take off prior to the midnight showing? You’re in luck as Marvel and AMC are partnering to deliver a May 3 marathon of movies bringing everyone current and showing off The Avengers at 12:01AM. The entry cost? $40 but if you’ve missed out on all those films you might want to play catch up anyway before seeing the big show.

Schedule:

May 3rd @ 11:30AM

  • Iron Man
  • The Incredible Hulk
  • Iron Man 2
  • Thor (presented in RealD 3D)
  • Captain America: The First Avenger (presented in RealD 3D)
  • Marvel’s The Avengers (presented in RealD 3D)

Order your tickets now and check out the collectible gear you get as well. – AMC (as of posting there’s about 6 minutes until the window opens)

Participating AMC theaters

Atlanta, GA
Avenue Forsyth 12

Baltimore, MD
White Marsh 16

Boston, MA
Boston Common 19
Liberty Tree Mall 20

Chicago, IL
River East 21
South Barrington 30

Cincinnati, OH
Newport on the Levee 20

Columbus, OH
Lennox 24

Dallas, TX
NorthPark 15
Parks at Arlington 18

Denver, CO
Highlands Ranch 24

Minneapolis, MN
Rosedale 14

New Orleans, LA
Elmwood Palace 20

New York/New Jersey
Empire 25
Garden State 16
Kips Bay 15
New Brunswick 18
Palisades Center 21

Norfolk, VA
Lynnhaven 18

Omaha, NE
Oakview 24

Orlando, FL
Altamonte 18
Downtown Disney 24

Philadelphia, PA
Cherry Hill 24
Neshaminy 24

Phoenix, AZ
Westgate 20

Aniplex streaming Madoka Magica Episode 5 worldwide

Aniplex has a treat for Madoka Magica fans on April 6th, because of the success of their last screening event they’re pushing for another shared event using their niconico channel. Residents in the US, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand and Japan will all get a shot to view the episode for free. Of course you need to time it so you’re in the room when it all goes down. Check out the list below and be sure to stick through the whole event so you can catch the English cast in the room as well.

Event: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Episode 5 Screening Premiere

Date:
Friday, April 6, 20:30pm US Pacific Standard Time
Saturday, April 7, 12:30 Japan local time
Saturday, April 7, 3:30 UK local time
Saturday, April 7, 14:30 Australian Eastern Daylight Time

(* Total length 30 min: minute program with special greeting)

Streaming URL:
http://live.niconico.com/watch/lv85885951

If fans keep this support rolling it looks like Aniplex might make it a habit to run these special features for fans all over.