SOURCE: Carmike Cinemas, Inc.

March 15, 2006 18:51 ET

Carmike Cinemas, Inc. to Hold Conference Call on March 16, 2006

COLUMBUS, GA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 15, 2006 --Carmike Cinemas, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: CKEC) announced today that it will host a conference call on Thursday, March 16, 2006, at 8:45 AM Eastern to provide information relative to its 12b-25 filing of March 15, 2006. Dial in information is as follows: U.S. Toll Free: 800-391-2548 Canadian Toll Free: 866-627-1646 International Toll: 302-709-8328. Verbal Passcode (to be given to the operator): VD571264

Carmike Cinemas, Inc. is a premiere motion picture exhibitor in the United States with 301 theatres and 2,475 screens in 37 states, as of December 31, 2005. Carmike's focus for its theatre locations is small to mid-sized communities with populations of fewer than 100,000. Carmike's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ National Market under the ticker symbol "CKEC". For more information visit Carmike's website,

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