D-Box Motion Code Technology To Be Featured on Two "Must Have" Blu-ray
Disc Titles From Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
INDEPENDENCE DAY and I, ROBOT Debut on BD with D-BOX March 11
LAS VEGAS - CES Booth South 1 20659, Jan. 9 /CNW/ - D-BOX Technologies
(TSX-V: DBO.A) today announced that Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment's
Blu-ray disc releases of INDEPENDENCE DAY and I, ROBOT, available March 11,
2008, will feature D-BOX's award-winning motion code technology.
With D-BOX, viewers can get right into the action of their favorite films
in a way they never thought possible. Every FRAME in INDEPENDENCE DAY and I,
ROBOT has been encoded by the motion artists at the D-BOX(TM) motion editing
studio, from the most subtle to the most explosive. Viewers equipped with a
D-BOX integrated motion system will actually feel the rush of flight, the
torque of speed and bumps in the road, and virtually every pulse in these two
science fiction action thrillers.
"We are thrilled to continue this work with Fox and help movie-viewers
experience these amazing Blu-ray titles in a whole new way," said Claude Mc
Master, President and Chief Executive Officer, D-BOX Technologies. "A Blu-ray
home entertainment system that includes D-BOX's integrated motion system is
really the ultimate in in-home cinematic experiences for movie lovers."
In addition to the upcoming releases of INDEPENDENCE DAY and I, ROBOT,
Fox has previously released several of its high profile Blu-ray Disc titles
with the D-BOX Motion Code including the recent top-selling releases of
FANTASTIC FOUR: RISE OF THE SILVER SURFER and LIVE FREE OR DIE HARD.
"D-BOX offers viewers a truly immersive home entertainment experience
perfectly suited to the action in INDEPENDENCE DAY and I,ROBOT," stated Danny
Kaye, Executive Vice President, Global Research & Technology Strategy,
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. "We believe motion technology could
be the wave of the future and is a complement to Blu-ray's superior picture
and audio quality and advanced interactivity."
About D-BOX Technologies
D-BOX Technologies 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 synchronised 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.
About Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
A recognized global industry leader, Twentieth Century Fox Home
Entertainment LLC (TCFHE) is the worldwide marketing, sales and distribution
company for all Fox film and television programming on VHS, DVD and Blu-ray
Disc (BD) as well as acquisitions and original productions. The company also
releases all products around the globe for MGM Home Entertainment. Each year
TCFHE introduces hundreds of new and newly enhanced products, which it
services to retail outlets - from mass merchants and warehouse clubs to
specialty stores and e-commerce - throughout the world. Twentieth Century Fox
Home Entertainment LLC is a subsidiary of Twentieth Century Fox Film
Corporation, a News Corporation company.
D-BOX 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.
The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy
or accuracy of this release.
For further information:
For further information: Nathalie Bergeron, High Road Communications for
D-BOX, (T) (514) 916-7782, (E) email@example.com; Steven Feldstein,
Senior Vice President, Corporate and Marketing Communications, TWENTIETH
CENTURY FOX HOME ENTERTAINMENT, (T) (310) 369-5369, (F) (310) 369-5262, (E)