Theater chains based in Kansas City area merge

Movie theatre | Courtesy of Sara Robertson/Flickr
B&B Theatres’ acquisition of Dickinson Theatres will make the ninth largest theater chain in the country. | Courtesy of Sara Robertson/Flickr

B&B Theatres, a family-owned company based in Liberty, has acquired Overland Park, Kan.-based Dickinson Theatres to create the ninth largest movie house chain in the United States, with 408 screens at 50 locations. Eleven of the locations are within the Kansas City market.

Remodeling and rebranding the Dickinson movie houses under the B&B name is scheduled to begin within weeks, B&B officials said.

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