$20 'Shrek' tickets posted online as error

Some N.Y. theaters listed incorrect price for Imax showing

NEW YORK -- The owners of AMC Theatres say a $20 adult ticket price for an Imax showing of "Shrek Forever After" at some of its Manhattan theaters was posted online in error.

AMC spokesman Justin Scott said Friday that a limited number of its theaters "posted incorrect pricing." He says customers who bought a $20 ticket would be eligible for a refund.

The Wall Street Journal had reported that the $20 price was posted online Wednesday for weekend showings at four Manhattan theaters.

By Friday, three of those theaters had ticket prices from $17 to $19. The AMC Loews Lincoln Square in Manhattan was still selling Shrek IMAX tickets for $20. But Scott said it would be adjusted to $19.

"Shrek Forever After" is the series' fourth installment, and the first in 3D.
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