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October 21, 2009 07:00 ET

Media Advisory: Cineplex Entertainment’s 2009-10 The Met: Live in HD Continues with Verdi’s Aida on Saturday, October 24th

Reserved seating now available at select theatre locations

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 21, 2009) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN) - 

WHAT: Cineplex Entertainment is pleased to announce that the fourth
   season of the very popular The Met: Live in HD continues with an afternoon transmission
   of Verdi's Aida this Saturday, October 24th at 1 pm ET.
 
   Aida marks the second performance of the season as part of The Met: Live in HD series
   and will be transmitted live from New York via satellite in High-Definition into more than 90
   Cineplex Entertainment theatres across the country.
 
   Set in ancient Egypt, Verdi's Aida is both a heartbreaking love story and an epic drama full
   of spectacular crowd scenes. Violeta Urmana stars in the title role of the enslaved
   Ethiopian princess, with Dolora Zajick as her rival. Johan Botha plays Radamès,
   commander of the Egyptian army and Daniele Gatti conducts. Among the score's
   highlights is the celebrated Triumphal March.
   
WHEN: Saturday, October 24th at 1 pm ET 
 
WHERE: For more information, participating locations and to purchase tickets, visit
  www.cineplex.com/events

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