Free movies for military at National Amusements
National Amusements Inc. of Dedham is saluting active US military personnel with free admission to all its movie theaters in the United States.
The company, which operates more than 1,500 screens worldwide, said from April 17 through April 30, all active service personnel and their dependents will enjoy free admission and free small popcorn and fountain drinks at all its US theater locations.
As of May 1, the company will institute an on-going military discount price police for active service personnel, the company said; the special military program pricing will be $7 for general admissions and $5 for matinee and children.
Shari Redstone, president of National Amusements, was honored this week as the USO of Metropolitan New York's Woman of the Year, the company noted.
(By Chris Reidy, Globe staff)