Going to the movies shouldn’t destroy your budget. These days, it’s not hard to spend $11 on a movie ticket, and goodness knows how much more for popcorn and other snacks. With that in mind, here are some pocket friendly theaters around the area. And yes, do they have many of the latest releases. Keep in mind that some discount theaters are cash only. If you know of others, please tell us about them in the comments below.
157 Banks Station, Fayetteville
The deals: The Reel Family Time special is on Mondays when shows are 75 cents per person for parties of three or more. Monday is also Seniors Day (62 and older) and movies are 75 cents. Discount Tuesday movies are $1 each. The Early Bird first matinee of the day movie is 75 cents. Bargain matinees (before 6 p.m.) are $1.25. On Fridays and Saturdays, movies are $1.75 after 6 p.m.
700 Gwinnett Drive, Lawrenceville
The deal: All tickets for all showtimes are $1.99.
3750 Venture Drive, Duluth
The deal: All shows are $2.
4400 Upper Roswell Rd., Marietta
The deal: Tickets for all shows before 6 p.m. are $1.25. After 6 p.m., tickets are $1.75. On Tuesdays, all movies are 75 cents. This is a cash-only theater.
Know of others? Please comment below. Have you ever been to these theaters? How would you rate them?