HALIFAX, Feb. 6 /CNW/ - In response to the overwhelming demand for 3D,
Empire Theatres is pleased to announce the installation of state-of-the-art
digital projection capability with REAL D 3D technology. To celebrate, Empire
Theatres and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Canada are proud to announce
that "Jonas Brothers 3D: The Concert Movie" will be the film chosen to
premiere the system to Fredericton and area movie-goers.
The Disney Digital 3-D(TM) feature length concert film will play starting
February 27th at Empire 10 Cinemas - Regent Mall - Fredericton.
Tickets now on sale at www.empiretheatres.com or at theatre box offices
"The installation of enhanced digital technology coupled with this
exciting film event is about to wow Fredericton movie fans," says Dean Leland,
Vice President Media & Studio Relations for Empire Theatres. "Jonas Brothers
fans will be overwhelmed by the "just like being there" quality of the 3D
images on screen." says Leland.
About Jonas Brothers
"Jonas Brothers 3D: The Concert Experience" in Disney Digital 3D is a
high energy "rockumentary" film event from Director Bruce Hendricks ("Hannah
Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert"). The film blends excerpts
from the Bothers' red hot "Burning Up" concert tour including guest
performances from Demi Lovato and Taylor Swift, with exclusive
behind-the-scenes footage, off-the-wall segments, swarming fans and a lot of
JB-style humor giving fans never-before-seen insights into the lives if Kevin,
Joe and Nick.
About Empire Theatres Limited:
Empire Theatres Limited with its corporate headquarters in Stellarton, NS
and regional offices in Halifax, NS, Toronto, ON and Calgary, AB, is a 100%
owned subsidiary of Empire Company Limited. Empire Theatres owns and operates
52 theatres, with 386 screens across Canada (including one IMAX Theatre in
Halifax) from Newfoundland to British Columbia. Empire Theatres is Canada's
second largest and fastest growing film exhibition company providing an
exciting out-of-home entertainment experience including traditional film
exhibition as well as other content using its digital and satellite
With approximately 2,500 employees, Empire Theatres provides excellent
employment opportunities for the youth of Canada in an exciting and energetic
About The Walt Disney Company
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS), together with its subsidiaries and
affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and
media enterprise with four business segments: media networks, parks and
resorts, studio entertainment and consumer products. Disney, a Dow 30 company,
had annual revenues of more than $37 billion in its most recent fiscal year.
Walt Disney Studios is a unit of The Walt Disney Company and produces and
distributes motion pictures under the following banners: Walt Disney Pictures,
Walt Disney Animation, Disney-Pixar Animation as well as Touchstone Pictures,
Hollywood Pictures and Miramax Films.
For further information:
For further information: All Media Inquiries: Dean Leland, Vice
President Media & Studio Relations, Empire Theatres Limited, (902) 448-4358,