The deal invited cinema goers to get two movie tickets for the price of one up and down the country from to The now-defunct mobile phone operator Orange began to offer 2 for 1 movie tickets on Wednesdays in to Orange customers.
Or if you were lucky enough to have a kind friend who was with Orange, you could make up the second half of the 2 for 1 offer.
To get it, all a customer had to do was apply by text message and Orange would send back a code to use when buying tickets. The final days of the offer came the following February. Shortly after the end of Orange Wednesdays, comparison website Compare the Market jumped in and offered 2 for 1 tickets with its promotion Meerkat Movies — named after its famous meerkat mascots.
To take advantage of 2 for 1 movie offers, you must visit Compare the Market, get a quote, make a qualifying purchase, and activate your membership. From there, you can claim a voucher code to use at Vue cinemas on any Tuesday or Wednesday. Just show your when you buy your tickets in the cinema, or apply it when you book online.
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Seniors and students even get their own discounts too. Head over to our offers page to see how you could save.
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What is Meerkat Movies? How to apply for Meerkat Movies To take advantage of 2 for 1 movie offers, you must visit Compare the Market, get a quote, make a qualifying purchase, and activate your membership.
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