LONGUEUIL, QC, April 14 /CNW Telbec/ - D-BOX Technologies Inc. (TSX:
DBO), a leader in innovative motion technology, announced today an
agreement with Universal Pictures for the April 29 release of Fast Five, the fifth installment of The Fast and the Furious series. This follows the highly successful world debut of D-BOX in
commercial theatres with Fast & Furious, the fourth franchise installment, in April 2009.
"It is a pleasure to once again work with Universal Pictures, as the
studio supported our initial foray into commercial theatres in 2009,"
said President and Chief Executive Officer of D-BOX Technologies,
Claude Mc Master. "The content of this particular motion picture series
gives us a fantastic opportunity to showcase our refined motion effects
and offers a truly immersive movie experience. With the addition of Fast Five, we are looking towards a summer of exhilarating and dramatic new content
that we will continue to announce in the coming months."
In Fast Five, Vin Diesel and Paul Walker lead a reunion of returning all-stars from
every chapter of the explosive franchise built on speed. In this
installment, former cop Brian O'Conner (Paul Walker) partners with
ex-con Dom Toretto (Vin Diesel) on the opposite side of the law. Dwayne
Johnson joins returning favorites Jordana Brewster, Chris "Ludacris"
Bridges, Tyrese Gibson, Sung Kang, Gal Gadot, Matt Schulze, Tego
Calderon and Don Omar for this ultimate high-stakes race.
For a complete listing of theatres offering the D-BOX experience and a
guide to new movies, visit www.d-box.com
D-BOX Technologies designs and manufactures leading edge technology
motion systems mainly suited to the needs of the entertainment
industry. With its unique, patented technology, D-BOX Motion CodeTM uses motion effects specifically programmed for each film, TV series or
video game, which are sent to a motion-generating system integrated
within either a platform or a seat. The resulting motion is perfectly
synchronized with all onscreen action, creating an unmatched realistic,
immersive experience. To date, major Hollywood Studios have D-BOX
Motion CodeTM available on feature films, DVDs and Blu-raysTM. By reaching agreements with the leaders of both the motion picture and
gaming industries, D-BOX's award-winning motion technology is proving
itself as a new global standard in the entertainment world. D-BOX is a
publicly traded company listed on the TSX exchange under the symbol
DBO. For further information please see www.d-box.com
D-BOX(R) is a registered trademark and D-BOX Motion CodeTM is a trademark of D-BOX Technologies Inc. Other names are for
informational purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective
SOURCE D-BOX TECHNOLOGIES INC.
For further information:
| Guy Marcoux |
Vice-President of Marketing
D-BOX Technologies Inc.
450-442-3003 ext 263
| Investor Relations |
Marc Jasmin CMA, President
Jasmin Financial Communications