LONGUEUIL, QC, Nov. 14 /CNW/ - D-BOX Technologies Inc. (TSX-V: DBO.A), a
leading provider of motion technology for immersive home entertainment,
announced that it has licensed its D-BOX(TM) Motion Code(TM) to Lionsgate
(NYSE: LGF), the leading independent filmed entertainment studio, for its DVD
title Saw III Director's Cut. Lionsgate joins Twentieth Century Fox Home
Entertainment as the second home entertainment company to include the
D-BOX(TM) Motion Code(TM) on selected DVD releases.
"This agreement is another important milestone towards the industry wide
adoption of our technology as the new entertainment industry standard," said
Claude Mc Master, President and CEO of D-BOX Technologies Inc. "Motion picture
producers as well as video game publishers are continuously looking for ways
to enhance the entertainment experience. We are thrilled to have Lionsgate
recognize our technology as a significant and important value-added feature."
"After releasing a successful motion picture, we focus on generating
increased revenues from theatrical DVD releases. We look for ways to enhance
the movie viewing experience by improving video and audio quality as well as
including innovative technological enhancements along with our DVD features
and bonus footage," said Miguel Casillas, Sr. Vice President, DVD Production,
Lionsgate. "By embedding the D-BOX(TM) Motion Code(TM) on DVD titles, we will
be able to offer a completely immersive home entertainment experience."
Lionsgate is the leading independent filmed entertainment studio, winning
the 2006 Best Picture Academy Award(R) for CRASH, generating two consecutive
years of $300 million-plus domestic theatrical box office, operating a
$500 million-plus home entertainment business and producing a broad slate of
prime time television series for fiscal 2007. It is a premier producer and
distributor of motion pictures, television programming, home entertainment,
family entertainment, and video-on-demand content. Its prestigious and
prolific library of more than 10,000 titles is a valuable source of stable,
recurring revenue and a foundation for the growth of the Company's core
businesses. The Lionsgate brand is synonymous with original, daring, quality
entertainment in markets around the world. For more information, please visit
the company's website at www.lionsgate.com.
D-BOX Technologies Inc. designs and manufactures high-technology motion
systems destined mainly for the entertainment industry. Its unique, patented
technology uses motion codes specifically programmed for each film, TV program
or video game, resulting in motion that is perfectly synchronized with
on-screen action. By forming strong industry alliances, D-BOX's award-winning
motion technology is creating a global standard in the entertainment world.
For more information, please visit www.d-box.com.
D-BOX(R) is a registered trademark and Motion Code is a trademark of
D-Box Technologies Inc. Other names are for informational purposes only and
may be trademarks of their respective owners.
Certain statements included herein, including those that express
management's expectations or estimates of our future performance, constitute
"forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable securities laws.
Forward-looking statements are necessarily based upon a number of estimates
and assumptions that, while considered reasonable by management at this time,
are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive
uncertainties and contingencies. We caution that such forward-looking
statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other risks that
may cause our actual financial results, performance, or achievements to be
materially different from our estimated future results, performance or
achievements expressed or implied by those forward-looking statements.
Numerous factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those in
the forward-looking statements, including without limitation, our ability to
achieve increased market acceptance for our product offerings and penetrate
new markets; the existence of undetected errors or similar problems in our
products; our ability to manage our growth; our ability to compete
successfully; potential liabilities; maintaining our intellectual property
rights and litigation involving intellectual property rights; our dependence
on the expertise of our key personnel; and our access to sufficient capital to
fund our future requirements. This list is not exhaustive of the factors that
may affect any of our forward-looking statements. Investors are cautioned not
to put undue reliance on forward-looking statements. All subsequent written
and oral forward-looking statements attributable to D-BOX or persons acting on
our behalf are expressly qualified in their entirety by this notice. We
disclaim any intent or obligation to update publicly these forward-looking
statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or
otherwise. Risks and uncertainties about our business are more fully discussed
in our Annual Report.
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or accuracy of this release.
For further information: Claude Mc Master, President and Chief Executive
Officer, D-BOX Technologies Inc., (450) 442-3003, ext. 230,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Eric Bouchard, The Equicom Group Inc., (514) 844-7997,