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WARNER BROS. PICTURES’ “GRAVITY” ROCKETS PAST $300 MILLION WORLDWIDE

WARNER BROS. PICTURES’ “GRAVITY” ROCKETS PAST $300 MILLION WORLDWIDE

Number one weekends and record-breaking international openings continue to fuel the acclaimed worldwide hit, starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney under the direction of Alfonso Cuarón.

BURBANK, CA – October 23, 2013 – Showing no signs of coming back to Earth, Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Gravity” flew past the $300 million mark on Wednesday, October  23, less than three weeks after its record-breaking opening.  The announcement was made today by Dan Fellman, President of Domestic Distribution, and Veronika Kwan Vandenberg, President of International Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures.

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Canon U.S.A. and Ron Howard Launch “Project Imaginat10n” Film Festival on Yahoo Showcasing Ten Films Inspired by User Submitted Photographs

Canon U.S.A. and Ron Howard Launch “Project Imaginat10n” Film Festival on Yahoo Showcasing Ten Films Inspired by User Submitted Photographs

“A Ron Howard Presentation” Features Ten Short Films Directed by Jamie Foxx, Eva Longoria, Georgina Chapman, James Murphy, Biz Stone and the Five Winning Consumer Directors of the Canon Project Imaginat10n Film Contest

October 24, 2013 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(Business Wire)--Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, and two-time Academy Award® winner Ron Howard, officially launched the “Project Imaginat10n” Film Festival, which kicked off with the global premiere of ten short films at Lincoln Center in New York City on October 24, 2013. Following the premiere, screenings will be held in Los Angeles, CA hosted by Bryce Dallas Howard, the first graduating director of Canon’s Project Imagin8ion as well as in Brooklyn, NY hosted by James Murphy, a celebrity director for Project Imaginat10n. Yahoo Screen will continue celebrating the Film Festival from October 25, 2013 through the end of the year where consumers can view each of the 10 films.

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Twentieth Century Fox to Release Diverse Slate of Dolby Atmos Titles

Twentieth Century Fox to Release Diverse Slate of Dolby Atmos Titles

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Rio 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past, and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes will be mixed in the world’s most advanced cinema sound format

October 22, 2013 11:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time

SAN FRANCISCO--(Business Wire)--Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB) today announced that Twentieth Century Fox will be releasing several Dolby® Atmos™ titles in a broad range of genres, including action, animation, and comedy with The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Rio 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past, and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.

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Regal Entertainment Group Hosts “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” Tennessee Benefit Screening

Regal Entertainment Group Hosts “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” Tennessee Benefit Screening

Liam Hemsworth is scheduled to attend the fundraiser for Variety - The Children’s Charity

October 23, 2013 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

Regal Entertainment Group announced “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” Variety-The Children’s Charity of Eastern Tennessee Benefit Screening at Regal Pinnacle Stadium 18 in Knoxville. Source: Lionsgate Entertainment

KNOXVILLE, Tenn.--(Business Wire)--Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, announced that actor Liam Hemsworth and director Francis Lawrence is scheduled to attend an exclusive benefit screening for the new Lionsgate film, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.” Regal Cinemas Pinnacle Stadium 18 IMAX & RPX in Knoxville, Tenn. host the event on November 19 to raise money for Variety – The Children’s Charity of Eastern Tennessee.

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LIONSGATE AND REPUBLIC RECORDS ANNOUNCE THAT COLDPLAY WILL RELEASE FIRST TRACK TITLED “ATLAS” FROM "THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE" SOUNDTRACK ON AUGUST 26

Deal Marks First Time the Multi-Grammy® Winning Band will Record for a Motion Picture

NEW YORK, NY and SANTA MONICA, CA August 9, 2013 - Multiplatinum recording artist Coldplay will release the first track from the official soundtrack album for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, it was announced today by Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF) and Republic Records, marking the first time Coldplay has ever recorded an original song for a motion picture. The song, titled “Atlas,” is scheduled to be available via iTunes and all digital retailers on August 26, 2013.  Republic Records is again teaming up with Lionsgate to release the soundtrack in advance of Lionsgate distributing the film on screens worldwide on November 22, 2013.

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PARAMOUNT PICTURES AND SKYDANCE PRODUCTIONS TAP CHRISTOPHER McQUARRIE TO DIRECT THE NEXT MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE

HOLLYWOOD, CA (August 5, 2013) – Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions announced today that Christopher McQuarrie will direct the next “MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE” film.

McQuarrie will direct from a screenplay by Drew Pearce, with Tom Cruise reprising the iconic role of Ethan Hunt, who was first introduced to moviegoers in 1996.  The project will be produced by Cruise through Tom Cruise Productions, Paramount and J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot, who served as producers on previous films in the hit series.  Skydance Productions, who served as co-financers and executive producers of the last installment, will work closely with the team in the development and production process.

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PARAMOUNT PICTURES’ WORLD WAR Z INVADES SELECT DOMESTIC IMAX® 3D THEATRES FOR THE FIRST TIME STARTING AUG. 2

LOS ANGELES – JULY 29, 2013 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX), along with Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions in association with Hemisphere Media Capital and GK Films, today announced that due to overwhelming demand, the hit film World War Z starring Brad Pitt has been digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® 3D format and will be released into select IMAX® theatres domestically for the first time for a one-week engagement beginning Aug. 2.

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More than 20,000 Fans from Around the World Descend on Essen, Germany for Star Wars Celebration Europe

Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy Announces John Williams’ Return to Star Wars

Event Highlights a First Look at the Upcoming Star Wars Rebels Animated Series

July 23, 2013- ESSEN, GERMANY – Star Wars Celebration Europe – the official Star Wars fan convention – has come to a successful close, with more than 20,000 attendees from 40 different countries.  Throughout the weekend, fans and families met their favorite stars from the films, gained exclusive access to the Saga’s creators, and learned first-hand exciting new developments in a galaxy far, far away.

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2013 TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL REVEALS FIRST ROUND OF HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED GALAS AND SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS

2013 TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL REVEALS FIRST ROUND OF HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED GALAS AND SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS

TORONTO — Piers Handling, CEO and Director of TIFF, and Cameron Bailey, Artistic Director of the Toronto International Film Festival, unveiled the first round of titles set to premiere in the Galas and Special Presentations programmes at the 38th Toronto International Film Festival®.

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Entertainment One (eOne) has acquired the North American distribution rights to the feature film KNIGHTS OF BADASSDOM

The film stars Peter Dinklage, Ryan Kwanten, Steve Zahn and Summer Glau.

The film will be distributed in the US day and date in theaters and via VOD.

KNIGHTS OF BADASSDOM is directed by Joe Lynch from a script by Kevin Dreyfuss and Matt Wall.  The film was produced by IndieVest Pictures’ Mark Burton and Matt Wall, and by Kevin Dreyfuss.  Daniel J. Heffner, Ketura Krestin, Rizwan Virk, Rich Cowan and Mike Elizalde executive produced.

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