LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (SONY) -- On Independence Day, to thank America's troops for their sacrifice and service, active military personnel and veterans will be admitted with one guest to see Columbia Pictures' White House Down for free at any Regal Entertainment Group, AMC Theatres, Cinemark Theatres, or Carmike Cinemas theater by showing proper military identification. The special invitation to America's military personnel and veterans is valid only on the 4th of July and seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis at each participating location.
Commenting on the announcement, Rory Bruer, president of Worldwide Distribution for Sony Pictures, said, "We think White House Down is the summer's best action movie, so on July 4th, we're inviting all active duty and veteran military personnel to bring a guest and see it for free. It's a great way to celebrate the holiday and to honor and thank the troops for their service to our country."
Theaters participating in Arkansas are:
- UA Breckenridge Theater - Little Rock
- Colonel Glenn 18+ Extreme - Little Rock
- Cinemark Tandy 10 - North Little Rock
- Regal McCain Mall Theater - North Little Rock
- Cinemark Tinseltown USA - Benton
- Cinemark Towne Centre and XD - Conway
- Central City 10 - Hot Springs
- Pines Mall 8 Theater - Pine Bluff
- Oaks Theater - Batesville
- AMC Fiesta Square Theater - Fayetteville
- Sugar Creek Theater - Bella Vista
- Carmike 14 Theater - Fort Smith
- Harrison 8 Theater - Harrison
- Village 5 Theater - Mountain Home
In White House Down, Capitol Policeman John Cale (Channing Tatum) has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer (Jamie Foxx). Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter, and the country. The film is directed by Roland Emmerich, written by James Vanderbilt, and produced by Bradley J. Fischer, Harald Kloser, James Vanderbilt, Larry Franco, and Laeta Kalogridis.