The 2010 Inc. 5000: Top 10 Companies by Revenue

AMC Entertainment
Courtesy Company
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AMC Entertainment

Kansas City, Missouri

No. 4,911
2009 Revenue: $2.4 billion
Three-Year Growth: 4.97%

Founded in Kansas City in 1920, this movie theater chain opened up one of the nation's first multiplex theaters in 1963. AMC Entertainment now operates almost 300 theaters with 4,528 total screens. Put together, those screens span more than 700 square miles, nearly double the size of New York City.