Fandango Bot for Messenger to provide resource for movie information

Fandango has developed a Fandango bot for Facebook Messenger to provide fans quick and easy access to movie information, trailers, show times, theater locations and a link to advance ticketing for all theatrical releases on Fandango from their mobile devices, the company said.

The Fandango bot for Messenger provides easy-to-use prompts for moviegoers to quickly locate nearby theaters and the movies playing at those theaters, along with trailers, film synopses, ratings, running times, and direct access to advance ticketing on Fandango.

Fandango has more than two million followers across multiple destinations on Facebook, as well as a number of channels on Facebook Notify, where it provides movie news, the latest trailers and movie clips, original video and fan art, as well as ticketing offers and promotions.

Fandango serves consumers with best-in-class movie information, ticketing to more than 27,000 screens, movie trailers and original video content for movie discovery, and home entertainment. Its portfolio reaches more than 63 million unique visitors per month, according to comScore, with over 100 million app downloads, and includes popular movie properties Flixster, Rotten Tomatoes and the Tomatometerâ„¢ rating, and Fandango Movieclips, the No. 1 movie trailers and content channel on YouTube.