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is leaning into its relatively newfound status as a by letting people buy gift cards with . The theater chain to accept , Ethereum, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash payments later this year.

CEO Adam Aron that while AMC is working on enabling crypto payments for movie tickets, you can use a BitPay Wallet to buy up to $200 worth of gift cards per day with Dogecoin and other cryptocurrencies. Aron noted customers can on the AMC website and mobile app, as well as in theatres.

In a Twitter poll , Aron asked if the company should accept Dogecoin. Just over two thirds of the 140,000 voters opted for the “yes, for sure do it” option.

AMC and Dogecoin have been two of 2021’s wildest success stories. Their respective valuations skyrocketed early this year. In AMC’s case, it was part of a run on the stock market , while Tesla Elon Musk by promoting the cryptocurrency.

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