FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Fully Restored, Hollywood Classics Return to the Big Screen at Select Cinemark Theatres During the Months of August and September
Plano, TX - Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK), the world's highest attended motion picture exhibitor, is pleased to announce that the "Fall Classics Series," featuring six legendary Hollywood movies, will take place in over 140 Cinemark theatres across the country. All of these digitally restored movies will be scheduled to play each Thursday, during the months of August and September, at two separate show times, 2 pm and 7pm.
"Cinemark's Classic Film Series has proven to be a fan favorite for movie lovers of all ages," states James Meredith, VP of Marketing & Communications for Cinemark. "Customers are taking advantage of this great opportunity to see some of Hollywood's legendary films in crystal clear digital projection and incredible surround sound. Some of our locations will be featuring these titles on our Cinemark XD Extreme Digital Cinema screen!"
Cinemark has selected six titles that were visionary films at their time of release, and still stand as true "classics" in every sense of the word. The list of films and dates of their presentation are:
August 23 Jaws (1975) Rated PG
August 30 High Noon (1952) Not Rated
September 6 Doctor Zhivago (1965) Rated PG-13
September 13 Chinatown (1974) Rated R
September 20 The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) Rated PG
September 27 The African Queen (1951) Not Rated
Cinemark takes pride in creating the best entertainment experience in the industry. In order to make movie-going as easy and enjoyable as possible, Cinemark focuses on offering more choices to their customers. For example, "Print at Home" ticketing, available at www.cinemark.com, makes it easy for patrons to purchase tickets in advance from the comfort of their home or office. Customers can bypass lines at the box office and go directly to a kiosk in the theatre lobby. Also, guests can download and purchase tickets through Cinemark's mobile applications that are available for iPhone and Android phones. Finally, to stay connected, customers can sign up online to receive free, weekly showtime e-mailers that contain online coupons for discounts at the concession stand and other weekly special offers.
A full list of participating Cinemark locations, advance ticket purchases and show time information can be found at www.cinemark.com.
About Cinemark Holdings, Inc.
Cinemark is a leading domestic and international motion picture exhibitor, operating 459 theatres with 5,181 screens in 39 U.S. states, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina and 10 other Latin American countries as of March 31, 2012. For more information go to investors.cinemark.com.
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