June 27, 2008
Regal Entertainment Group Presents Journey to the Center of the Earth in Real D 3D at 129 Theatres
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, today announced that tickets are on sale for Journey to the Center of the Earth in RealD 3D. Regal Entertainment Group will offer this digital 3D presentation at more than a hundred locations across the country utilizing the RealD cinema system. The movie opens Friday, July 11 beginning with a special midnight show at many locations.
"Regal Entertainment Group is proud to offer this unique digital 3D film presentation at 129 theatres across the country. With the RealD premium 3D system, our moviegoers will feel as if they are actually part of the thrilling action-adventure film," stated Dick Westerling, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Advertising for Regal Entertainment Group. "Our patrons will certainly be impressed with this family film in digital 3D."
Journey to the Center of the Earth stars Brendan Fraser as a science professor, whose unconventional hypotheses have put him on the fringe of the academic community. But on an expedition in Iceland, he and his teenage nephew (Josh Hutcherson), accompanied by their beautiful local guide (Anita Briem), stumble upon a major discovery that launches them on a thrilling journey deep beneath the Earth's surface, where they travel through never-before-seen worlds that bring them face-to-face with surreal and unimaginable creatures, stretching the bounds of the visionary scientist's own imagination. Journey to the Center of the Earth has been rated PG for intense adventure action and some scary moments.
For the RealD 3D presentation of Journey to the Center of the Earth, audience members will utilize comfortable, lightweight glasses to view the film's 3D effects. These glasses can be taken home as souvenirs of the movie.
For a complete list of Regal Entertainment Group theatres offering Journey to the Center of the Earth in RealD 3D, visit investor.regalcinemas.com/releases.cfm
About Regal Entertainment Group:
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) is the largest motion picture exhibitor in the world. The Company's theatre circuit, comprising Regal Cinemas, United Artists Theatres and Edwards Theatres, operates 6,776 screens in 551 locations in 39 states and the District of Columbia. Regal operates theatres in all of the top 33 and 44 of the top 50 U.S. designated market areas. We believe that the size, reach and quality of the Company's theatre circuit not only provide its patrons with a convenient and enjoyable movie-going experience, but is also an exceptional platform to realize economies of scale in theatre operations. Additional information is available on the Company's Web site at www.REGmovies.com.