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AMC Entertainment CEO backpedals: 'No texting allowed'

AMC Entertainment CEO backpedals: 'No texting allowed'

AMC Entertainment CEO Adam Aron is backpedaling on statements he made to Variety two days ago about being open to allowing texting in some theaters.

Following a social media outcry from moviegoers, the new head of AMC Entertainment said in a statement released to AMC guests on social platforms that there will be no texting allowed in theaters. "Not today, not tomorrow and not in the foreseeable future," he promised.

"NO TEXTING AT AMC. Won't happen. You spoke. We listened. Quickly, that idea has been sent to the cutting room floor," the AMC Theatres official Twitter account wrote.

Aron caused a stir online...

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