Dealflicks Raises $1.7M

Los Angeles- and San Francisco-based Dealflicks, an online service which offers up discounted movie tickets to help theater chains fill empty seats, has raised $1.7M in a seed funding. The company disclosed Monday that the funding came from 500 Startups, Siemer Ventures, Archer Gray, Rubicon VC, Wefunder, Be Great Partners, Rosepaul Investments, Mogility Capital, Sierra Maya Ventures, and Warner Brothers, along with angels. Dealflicks says it works deals with individual movie theaters to help them fill their empty seats. The company says that approximately 88 percent of movie seats are empty, on average. More information »