It's almost time for The Walking Dead to bring it's 'All Out War' to a conclusion. And what better way than to do that than on the big screen? AMC and Fathom Events have teamed up for one very cool event this spring. Get ready for Survival Sunday! On April 15, theaters across the country will be showing the epic Season 8 finale on the big screen along with the Season 4 premiere of Fear the Walking Dead. And it sounds like something fans can't miss.
This fan event is taking place in U.S. theaters for just one night only, on April 15. It will celebrate the highly anticipated crossover of both series, which finds Morgan going from The Walking Dead to a new storyline in Fear. The premiere will be screened commercial free. And it's happening in 750 theaters. So don't worry about missing out. AMC and Fanthom had this to say in their official press release.
"Fans of The Walking Dead universe can now experience their favorite post-apocalyptic world on the big screen as Fathom Events and AMC announced today Survival Sunday: The Walking Dead & Fear the Walking Dead, a one-night fan event on April 15. Celebrating the highly-anticipated series crossover, The Walking Dead Season 8 finale and the Fear the Walking Dead Season 4 premiere will be screened commercial-free in more than 750 select movie theaters nationwide. The cinema event will also feature exclusive bonus content to be announced in the coming weeks.
Tickets for Survival Sunday: The Walking Dead & Fear the Walking Dead can be purchased beginning Friday, March 16 at www.FathomEvents.com or participating theater box offices. Members of TWD Fan Rewards Club can purchase their tickets starting Thursday, March 15 at www.TWDRewards.com and earn points for their fandom.
The screening event begins live at 8:30 p.m. ET / 7:30 p.m. CT / 6:30 p.m. MT / 5:30 p.m. PT (and tape-delayed to 7:30 p.m. AK and 6:30 p.m. HI) through Fathom's Digital Broadcast Network (DBN). For a complete list of theater locations, visit the Fathom Events website (theaters and participants are subject to change). Said Theresa Beyer, SVP of Brand Activation for AMC.
"Sunday, April 15 marks an epic and highly-anticipated moment for these series, as worlds collide when Morgan crosses over from The Walking Dead and into the new world of Fear. We are thrilled to be working with our terrific partners at Fathom to provide fans from across the country the opportunity to experience this crossover moment in such a special way and among other members of one of television's most passionate fan communities."
Fathom Events CEO Ray Nutt had this to say.
"The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead have captivated audiences and kept them on the edge of their seats for many years. Self-proclaimed 'Dead-heads' will have the unique opportunity to come together to experience these two compelling dramas larger-than-life and commercial-free on the big screen for just one night this April."
So, get that sharpened stick ready, wash all the black ash off your barbed wire wrapped bat, and get ready to experience The Walking Dead like you've never seen it before. On the big screen this April, in theaters only for one night. Run, don't walk!