Fandango, Sprint Launch Mobile Movie Ticketing

Los Angeles-based Fandango and mobile carrier Sprint are rolling out a new, mobile movie ticketing service this morning. The two companies said today that Fandango's movie ticketing, information, and text-messaging services are now available from Sprint and Nextel phones. Fandango's new service allows users to purchase movie tickets, access movie information and reviews, browse showtimes, as well as tap into movie related ringtones and other features. Fandango said that it now provides movie tickets for over 13,000 screens and 1,150 theaters in the U.S.