Media Advisory-YOU SHALL NOT PASS without Advance Tickets for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey-On Sale Now
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 5, 2012) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX) -
WHAT: Advance tickets for the highly anticipated release of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey go on sale Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at select Cineplex Entertainment theatres.
Guests can purchase tickets at participating Cineplex Entertainment theatre box offices and online at www.cineplex.com. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey opens in wide release on Friday, December 14, 2012.
Special 10:00 p.m. screenings of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will be presented on Thursday, December 13, 2012, at select Cineplex Entertainment theatres, including UltraAVX(TM) and IMAX(R) auditoriums, where available.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will be available for audiences in a special High Frame Rate 3D format in select Cineplex Entertainment theatres. For a complete list of participating theatres, visit www.cineplex.com/thehobbit.
About The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
From Academy Award(R)-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson comes The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, the first of a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular Masterpiece, The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien.
The adventure follows the journey of title character Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the fearsome dragon Smaug. Approached out of the blue by the wizard Gandalf the Grey, Bilbo finds himself joining a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior, Thorin Oakenshield. Their journey will take them into the Wild; through treacherous lands swarming with Goblins and Orcs, deadly Wargs and Sorcerers.
Private screenings and group rates are also available. For more information, call 1-800-313-4461 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHERE: Participating Cineplex Entertainment theatres across Canada. Please visit www.cineplex.com for locations. Tickets can be purchased at participating theatre box offices and online at www.cineplex.com.
WHEN: Tickets go on sale Wednesday, November 7, 2012. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey opens in wide release on Friday, December 14, 2012.
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