Fandango Launches Mobile Ticketing Service

Los Angeles-based Fandango has rolled out a new mobile service for movie information and ticketing. Fandango said that it will allow users of mobile phones and PDAs to access movie information via web and text messaging. The information available will include movie reviews, showtimes, ticket alerts, and online ticketing. Fandango also said that it hopes to offer movie-related ringtones, wallpapers, and games and premium content like movie trailers and clips via the mobile service. Fandango said that future offerings will include location-based services such as restaurant listings.