Reserved Seating•Dolby Cinema at AMC•Discount Tuesdays•Discount Matinees•Open Caption (On-Screen Subtitles)•AMC Artisan Films•Food & Drinks Mobile Ordering•Coca-Cola Freestyle•MacGuffins Bar•Sensory Friendly Films
AMC River East 21
322 East Illinois Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611
Movies at this Theatre
New Cardholders Enjoy $50 Bonus Bucks
Use your $50 AMC Stubs® Bonus Bucks on tickets* and movie snacks. Get this offer by applying, opening a card, and spending $50 within your first 3 months.**
Dive In with Dolby Cinema
Experience the reimagining of Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID at Dolby Cinema at AMC® on 5/28 and get a commemorative ticket! See it splash onto the big screen with ultra-vivid colors and immersive sound.
Rediscover the MERMAID Magic
Experience the reimagining of Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID on the big screen. This live-action adaptation breathes new life into the beloved animated tale. See all the wonders of life underwater, now showing.
$5 Flavor Maker Combo
Grab your friends and turn up your taste buds with a Coca-Cola Freestyle® small drink & small popcorn for $5 at participating locations. Snag this offer and bring your student ID.
Start Earning 2X Points Every Week
We’re showing appreciation for our AMC Stubs® members every Wednesday all summer long! Enjoy 2X points on tickets, snacks, MacGuffins beverages, and more. Rack up points and reap the rewards.
Capture a Super-Size SPIDEY Poster
See SPIDER-MAN: ACROSS THE SPIDER-VERSE 6/1-6/4 in a premium format like Dolby Cinema, IMAX®, or PRIME at AMC™ and get a 22” x 35” poster by Spidey comic artist Bill Sienkiewicz after the show.
Capture the Full Movie with Open Captions
Watch movies with a text description of dialogue and audio on the big screen. Swing into AMC Theatres for an Open Caption (On-Screen Subtitles) showing of SPIDER-MAN: ACROSS THE SPIDER-VERSE, opening 6/2.
You Could Win a Porsche Experience
It’s time to shift into high gear! Get TRANSFORMERS: RISE OF THE BEASTS tickets now to see it 6/7-6/18 and be entered for a chance to win a trip for 2 to the Porsche Experience in Atlanta. Roll out.
Face THE BOOGEYMAN Early
Get tickets now and see THE BOOGEYMAN early at select locations 5/31 at 7pm. Be among the first to see Stephen King’s twisted tale when it leaps off the page and onto the big screen.
Watch Out for THE BOOGEYMAN
In Stephen King’s latest horror adaptation, two sisters are left vulnerable in their grief while their father focuses on a therapy patient who brings something sinister into their home. See it starting 6/2.
A Perilous Fight for Survival
In KANDAHAR, Gerard Butler is an undercover CIA operative who must escape hostile territory after his covert mission is exposed. Don’t miss the explosive action thriller, now showing.
How to Live with Little White Lies
Watch Julia Louis-Dreyfus in YOU HURT MY FEELINGS, a comedy about a novelist whose marriage is upended when she overhears her husband’s honest opinion on her book. Now showing.
Tom Hanks And Wes Anderson Visit Asteroid City
ASTEROID CITY is the first collaboration between Academy Award® Winner Tom Hanks and the visionary director, Wes Anderson.
Worlds Collide in DC’s THE FLASH
When Barry Allen uses his superpowers to travel back in time and change the past, his actions alter the future. To save the world and restore the timeline, he must race to fix it. See it starting 6/16.
BECKY is Back for Revenge
In THE WRATH OF BECKY, the story continues when yet another group of men break into her home and steal her dog, interrupting the rebuilt life she has worked so hard for. Witness her retribution, now showing.
Book a Private Theatre Rental for $99
Reserve a theatre in advance to watch new releases or fan favorite films for only $99+tax, now through the end of August at select locations. Plan a private cinematic experience just for you and your guests.
Select your seat when you buy your tickets online, on our mobile app or at the theatre.
Dolby Cinema at AMC
Feel the transformative power of storytelling. Visit Dolby Cinema at AMC for a truly unique experience, where you don't just see and hear the movie - you feel all of the story.
Order Snacks Ahead of Time!
Enjoy the convenience of mobile ordering with AMC Theatres. Simply place your order before your movie and it will be ready at your selected time when you arrive. Skip the line and enjoy the show!
We Make Movies Better
AMC Theatres® is the place we go for magic, where stories feel perfect and powerful. Academy Award® winner Nicole Kidman reveals why movies are better here than anywhere else.
30% Off Tickets Every Day Before 4PM
It’s always a perfect day for a Discount Matinee! Every day before 4pm, save 30% off the evening ticket prices at all AMC®, AMC DINE-IN™ and AMC CLASSIC® theatres nationwide.
All Members Save on Discount Tuesdays
AMC Stubs A-List, Premiere and Insider members save EVERY week on tickets to Tuesday showtimes! It’s just one of the many perks of being an AMC Stubs member.
AMC Artisan Films
AMC Artisan Films brings a curated selection of the finest movies to your local AMC where everyone can enjoy them.
Enjoy a beer or wine with your movie! Select theatres also offer premium spirits and AMC-crafted cocktails. For guests 21+ only.
Open Caption (On-Screen Subtitles)
This theatre has select showtimes with Open Caption (On-Screen Subtitles) screenings.
Closed captioning devices available at this theatre. Contact the guest services desk at the theatre for more information.
At this theatre
- Open Caption (On-Screen Subtitles)This theatre has select showtimes with Open Caption (On-Screen Subtitles) screenings.
- AMC Artisan FilmsAMC Artisan Films brings a curated selection of the finest movies to your local AMC where everyone can enjoy them.
- Military PricingThis location offers special military pricing. See box office for details. Must present a valid military ID.
- Senior PricingIf you're 60 or over, save on your movie ticket. Just show a valid ID at the box office.
- Student PricingEvery day, starting at 5pm, show your valid student ID at the box office and save on your ticket.
Amenities and Accessibility
- Discount MatineesSave 30% off the evening ticket prices every day!
- AMC Stubs Member Wi-FiSelect the AMC Stubs Member Wi-Fi network to sign in or join AMC Stubs. Become an Insider member for FREE to take advantage of FREE Wi-Fi access in the lobby, or upgrade to get even more at the movies.
- Mobile TicketingSkip the box office and go straight to the ticket drop with our mobile ticketing solution when buying tickets online.
- Digital ProjectionThis theatre features digital projection in all auditoriums.
- Wheelchair AccessThis theatre is wheelchair-accessible in all auditoriums.
- Age & Time of Day Policy for R-Rated FilmsUnder 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian (age 21 or older). Guests 25 years and under must show ID. We restrict children younger than 6 from attending R-Rated films after 6pm to improve the experience for everyone. To bring your children younger than 6 to R-Rated films, please visit us before 6pm.
- Alcohol Carding PolicyRegardless of age, all guests purchasing or consuming alcohol within the theatre must show positive proof of age. Guests without a valid ID cannot purchase or consume alcohol per AMC policy.
- No Outside Food and BeveragePlease refrain from bringing outside food and beverage items into the theatre.
- Adult Supervision Required (Under 18 Starting 8pm)Guests under 18 must be accompanied by an adult 21 or older for movies starting at 8pm or later. Please be prepared to show your ID at the theatre.
- Pricing NoticeAMC reserves the right to exercise special pricing options for unique in-theatre experiences.
- Refund PolicyNo refunds after printed showtime.