AMC says the blizzard forced the closure and hops to re-open Tuesday night.
UPDATE 2:15 p.m. Tuesday: It was the weekend blizzard that dropped more than two feet of snow in Framingham from Friday through Saturday that has caused the theater's closure, according to theater officials. "We're working to reopen due to some issues caused by the storm," said AMC spokesman Ryan Noonan. "We do not have a specific timeline, but we hope to open as soon as possible this week." -- Susan Petroni *** A piece of paper on the door at AMC Framingham greets would be movie-goers at the dark theatre on Flutie Pass. "THEATRE CLOSED We apologize for any inconvenience." That's it. No answer on the business's website either. Where movie times would usually be is a blank box, although movie times are listed for tomorrow, Tuesday.
The public is invited Wednesday night to a preview of the Season 12 premiere followed by a live Q&A hosted by Ryan Seacrest via satellite with 'Idol' judges.
The "American Idol" TV show, debuting its 12th season in a two-part premiere Jan. 16 and Jan. 17 on FOX, is hosting a preview screening and Q&A one week early at movie theaters across the country, including the AMC Theatre Framingham. The sneak peek is scheduled for Wednesday at 7 p.m., and immediately afterward, at 8:30 p.m., the Idol judges — Mariah Carey, Keith Urban, Nicki Minaj and Randy Jackson — will beam in via satellite to answer fans' questions about the show in a Q&A hosted by the show's host, Ryan Seacrest. Audiences in movie theaters across the country will be watching the sneak-peek of the premiere. In addition to AMC Theatre Framingham, theaters in New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, Detroit, Nashville, Atlanta and …