LONGUEUIL, QC, March 4 /CNW/ - D-BOX Technologies Inc. (TSX-V: DBO.A)
announced today that it has concluded a licensing agreement with Sony Pictures
Home Entertainment under which Sony Pictures Entertainment will initially
include D-BOX Motion Code(TM) on "The 6th Day" Blu-ray Disc as a beta test.
"The 6th Day" is expected to be available on April 8, 2008.
"The addition of D-BOX Motion Code(TM) to the high quality picture and
sound of the Blu-ray format will give home theater enthusiasts equipped with
the D-BOX motion generation systems, a truly immersive entertainment
experience", stated Claude Mc Master, President and Chief Executive Officer of
D-Box Technologies. "We are very happy with our decision to strongly support
Sony's Blu-ray format and are thrilled to see that it has recently won the
support of key movie studios and retailers and is becoming the new high
definition disc format standard," Mr. Mc Master added.
D-BOX Technologies designs and manufactures high-technology motion
systems destined mainly for the entertainment industry. Its unique, patented
technology uses D-BOX Motion Code(TM) 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(TM) is a registered trademark and D-BOX 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.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is a Sony Pictures Entertainment
company. SPE is a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, (SCA), a
subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation. SPE's global operations encompass
motion picture production and distribution; television production and
distribution; digital content creation and distribution; worldwide channel
investments; home entertainment acquisition and distribution; operation of
studio facilities; development of new entertainment products, services and
technologies; and distribution of filmed entertainment in 67 countries. Sony
Pictures Entertainment can be found on the World Wide Web at
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management's expectations or estimates of our future performance, constitute
"forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable securities laws.
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For further information:
For further information: Normand Chartrand, Chief Financial Officer,
D-BOX Technologies Inc., (450) 442-3003, ext. 258, firstname.lastname@example.org; Fritz
Friedman, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, Sr. Vice President - Worldwide
Publicity, (310) 244-7799, Fritz.Friedman@spe.sony.com