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Regal Entertainment Group Hosts the Twilight Saga Marathon at 450 Theatres Nationwide on September 27, 2012

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, announces a celebration of the Twilight movies with a one-day-only event November 15 for fans to experience the complete saga including the premiere of ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2.' Tickets for the final installment of the Twilight Saga go on sale Monday, October 1 online and at 450 participating Regal Cinemas, United Artists and Edwards Theatres.

When purchasing tickets in person at the box office, Regal Crown Club members can enjoy an exclusive offer on both tickets and snack purchases. Admission for loyalty club members is only $15 for all five movies. And with each $15 ticket sold, members receive a coupon good for a Twilight Saga Combo of a medium popcorn and medium drink for only $5. The industry-leading Regal Crown Club is free to join and enables frequent guests to enjoy tremendous values. For online ticket sales and for those without membership, admission is $20. Those attending the marathon will also receive a commemorative lanyard to remember the event, while supplies last.

"On this one day, Twilight will begin before noon and last past midnight as fans savor every moment of the saga at their favorite Regal Entertainment Group theatre," stated Ken Thewes, Chief Marketing Officer at Regal Entertainment Group. "The conclusion of the Twilight Saga is one of the most eagerly anticipated movies of the year. And Regal is pulling out all the stops, celebrating the Twilight phenomenon with an epic one-day-only event showcasing all five films for the ultimate fans."

 

New Trailer: 'Stoker' on September 26, 2012

CINEMACON, THE OFFICIAL CONVENTION OF NATO, TO TAKE PLACE APRIL 15-18, 2013 AT CAESARS PALACE LAS VEGAS on September 26, 2012

WASHINGTON D.C. -- CinemaCon, the official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners, is proud to announce the dates for its 2013 conference in Las Vegas: April 15 - 18, 2013. CinemaCon is delighted to be returning to Caesars Palace and to have The Coca-Cola Company onboard as its official presenting sponsor for the third straight year.

"With an amazing turnout and event in only our second year, we cannot be more thankful for our friends in distribution and exhibition for their support of CinemaCon. Now entering our third year, we are excited with what this year's convention will bring and accept the challenge to make CinemaCon even better," noted Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon. "We are also thrilled to have The Coca-Cola Company returning as our official presenting sponsor, which reinforces Coke's dedication to promoting the theatrical experience worldwide. They are a wonderful partner to work with and we are excited they will be joining us at Caesars Palace."

CinemaCon, the largest and most important annual gathering of cinema owners and operators from around the world, will attract upwards of 5,000 motion picture professionals from all facets of the industry - from exhibition and distribution, to the equipment and concession areas - all on hand to celebrate the moviegoing experience and the cinema industry. From exclusive Hollywood product presentations highlighting a slate of upcoming films, to must-see premiere feature screenings, to the biggest stars, producers and directors, CinemaCon will help jumpstart the excitement and buzz that surrounds the summer season at the box office. In returning to Caesars Palace, CinemaCon is able to offer its delegates a modern and upscale conference facility and a one-of-a-kind moviegoing experience in The Colosseum, the 4,200 seat theatre and crown jewel of Caesars Palace.

CinemaCon is delighted to have both the International Cinema Technology Association (ICTA) and National Association of Concessionaires (NAC) as its tradeshow partners.

 

'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' Advance Tickets On Sale November 7 on September 25, 2012

Warner Bros. has announced via its Facebook page that advance tickets for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will go on sale Wednesday, November 7 at Noon EST / 9am PST.

The film is currently scheduled for release on Friday, December 14.

WARNER BROS. PICTURES’ 'CLOUD ATLAS' TO BE RELEASED IN SELECT IMAX® THEATRES IN NORTH AMERICA ON OCTOBER 26 on September 24, 2012

Los Angeles, CA -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and Warner Bros. Pictures today announced that the epic drama Cloud Atlas, will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® format and released in select North American IMAX® theatres on Oct. 26, 2012. Based on the best-selling novel by David Mitchell, "Cloud Atlas" is written for the screen and directed by acclaimed filmmakers Lana Wachowski, Tom Tykwer and Andy Wachowski. It features a stellar ensemble cast led by Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Jim Broadbent, Hugo Weaving, Jim Sturgess, Doona Bae, Ben Whishaw, James D'Arcy, Xun Zhou, Keith David, Susan Sarandon and Hugh Grant, all appearing in multiple roles.

"Trailblazing filmmakers Tom Tykwer and the Wachowskis understand how to transport moviegoers through ground-breaking imagery and scale," said Greg Foster, Chairman and President, IMAX Filmed Entertainment. "We're excited to build on our partnerships with Warner Bros. and the filmmakers and present this epic tale in IMAX."

The IMAX release of Cloud Atlas will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience® with proprietary IMAX DMR® (Digital Re-mastering) technology. The crystal-clear images coupled with IMAX's customized theatre geometry and powerful digital audio create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are in the movie.

 


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