Fandango Lands on Samsung’s New Recommendation Service

Fandango Lands on Samsung's New Recommended ServiceFandango announced Monday that it will provide movie show times, ticketing, movie trailers and original movie preview show “Weekend Ticket” for the new Samsung GALAXY devices.

Fandango’s movie ticketing features will be integrated into the soon-to-be-released Samsung GALAXY Note 3, as part of the “Here & Now” service.

The service offers users easy-to-access content based on contextual information and location — functionality that is highly valued by film fans on the go.

Users will also be able to view the latest movie trailers and Fandango’s original video series “Weekend Ticket,” a weekly movie preview show hosted by movie expert, Dave Karger, to help select the movie that is right for them.

“Fandango is proud to support the launch of the new Samsung GALAXY Note 3 device, as we are committed to innovating across all the leading technology platforms,” said Paul Yanover, President of Fandango. “With the Samsung GALAXY Note’s ‘Here & Now’ service, moviegoers will be able to quickly find a movie and buy tickets to a nearby theater, through Fandango, enabling a fast and frictionless moviegoing experience.”