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January 26, 2011 07:00 ET

Chasing Legends Races Into Participating Cineplex Entertainment Theatres for One Night Only

Experience the Tour de France from the Perspective of Team Columbia-HTC in High Definition

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 26, 2011) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX), via our Front Row Centre Events and Gripped Films are pleased to present Chasing Legends at participating Cineplex Entertainment theatres. The documentary that follows Team Columbia-HTC through one prologue, 20 stages and the 3,642 kilometres of the Tour de France will be shown on Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 7 p.m. (local time).

"Chasing Legends places you alongside the best cyclists in the world for one of the most epic races in professional sports, the Tour de France," said Pat Marshall, Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations, Cineplex Entertainment. "Presented in High Definition only at Cineplex Entertainment theatres, you not only get to experience every summit and treacherous pass but you'll also get to enjoy the beautiful French countryside in this visually stunning documentary."

The greatest event in all of cycling is the Tour de France. Chasing Legends touches on the rich history, passion and true grit of the Tour, as seen through the eyes of Team Columbia-HTC. Commentary throughout the documentary is provided by Phil Liggett, Paul Sherwen, Eddy Merckx, Jens Voit and some of the sport's most prolific heroes. With a stunning array of HD cameras and poignant and touching interviews, Chasing Legends will take viewers deeper into the chase for the coveted Yellow Jersey than ever before.

Advance tickets are available at participating theatre box offices, online at www.cineplex.com/events or our mobile site m.cineplex.com. Discount tickets are available for larger groups of 20 or more. Please contact Cineplex corporate sales at 1-800-313-4461 or via email at corporatesales@cineplex.com.

Cineplex Entertainment presents Chasing Legends on Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 7 p.m. (local time) at the following theatres:

BRITISH COLUMBIA
Kamloops
Cineplex Odeon Aberdeen Mall Cinemas, 700-1320 Trans Canada Highway
Nanaimo
Galaxy Cinemas Nanaimo, 213-4750 Rutherford Road
Vancouver
Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinemas, 88 W Pender St
Vernon
Galaxy Cinemas Vernon, 2306 Highway 6
Victoria
SilverCity Victoria Cinemas, 3130 Tillicum Road
 
ALBERTA
Calgary
Cineplex Odeon Westhills Cinemas, 165 Stewart Green SW
SilverCity CrossIron Mills Cinemas & XSCAPE Entertainment Centre, 261055 CrossIron Boulevard, Rocky View (Calgary), AB
Edmonton
Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton Cinemas, 1525-99th Street NW
Red Deer
Galaxy Cinemas Red Deer, 357-37400 Highway #2
 
MANITOBA
Winnipeg
SilverCity Polo Park Cinemas, 817 St. James Street
 
SASKATCHEWAN
Regina
Cineplex Odeon Southland Mall Cinemas, 3025 Gordon Road
Saskatoon
Galaxy Cinemas Saskatoon, 347 2nd Avenue
 
ONTARIO
Ajax
Cineplex Odeon Ajax Cinemas, 248 Kingston Road
Ancaster
SilverCity Ancaster Cinemas, 771 Golf Links Road
Aurora
Cineplex Odeon Aurora Cinemas, 15460 Bayview Avenue
Barrie
Galaxy Cinemas Barrie, 72 Commerce Park Drive
Burlington
SilverCity Burlington Cinemas, 1250 Brant Street
Collingwood
Galaxy Cinemas Collingwood, 6 Mountain Road
Kingston
Cineplex Odeon Gardiners Road Cinemas, 626 Gardiners Road
London
Cineplex Odeon Westmount & VIP Cinemas, 755 Wonderland Road S
Mississauga
SilverCity Mississauga Cinemas, 3055 Vega Boulevard
Niagara Falls
Cineplex Odeon Niagara Square Cinemas, 7555 Montrose Road
Oshawa
Cineplex Odeon Oshawa Cinemas, 1351 Grandview Street N
Ottawa
Coliseum Ottawa Cinemas, 3090 Carling Avenue
Cineplex Odeon South Keys Cinemas, 2214 Bank Street
Owen Sound
Galaxy Cinemas Owen Sound, 1020 10th Street
Peterborough
Galaxy Cinemas Peterborough, 320 Water Street
Sault Ste. Marie
Galaxy Cinemas Sault Ste. Marie, 293 Bay Street
Sudbury
SilverCity Sudbury Cinemas, 355 Barrydowne Road
Thunder Bay
SilverCity Thunder Bay Cinemas, 850 North May Street
Toronto
Cineplex Odeon Eglinton Town Centre Cinemas, 22 Lebovic Avenue
Cineplex Odeon Queensway Cinemas, 1025 The Queensway
Cineplex Odeon Sheppard Cinemas, 4861 Yonge Street
Cineplex Odeon Varsity and VIP Cinemas, 55 Bloor Street W
Vaughan
Colossus Vaughan Cinemas, 3555 Highway 7 W
Waterloo
Galaxy Cinemas Waterloo, 550 King Street N
Windsor
Cineplex Odeon Devonshire Mall Cinemas, 3100 Howard Avenue
 
QUEBEC
Brossard
Cineplex Odeon Brossard Cinemas, 9350 boul. Leduc
Ste. Foy
Cineplex Odeon Ste. Foy Cinemas, 1200 boul. Duplessis
Gatineau
Starcite Gatineau Cinemas, 115 boul. Du Plateau

About Cineplex Entertainment

Cineplex Inc. ("Cineplex") is the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada and owns, leases or has a joint-venture interest in 132 theatres with 1,366 screens serving approximately 70 million guests annually. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Cineplex operates theatres from British Columbia to Quebec and is the exclusive provider of UltraAVX™ and the largest exhibitor of digital, 3D and IMAX projection technologies in the country. Proudly Canadian and with a workforce of approximately 10,000 employees, the company operates the following top tier brands: Cineplex Odeon, Galaxy, Famous Players, Colossus, Coliseum, SilverCity, Cinema City and Scotiabank Theatres. Cineplex shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the symbol "CGX". The Debentures are listed on the TSX under the symbol "CGX.DB". For more information, visit www.cineplex.com.

Contact Information

  • For information, interviews or photos please contact:
    Cineplex Entertainment
    Pat Marshall
    Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations
    416-323-6648
    pat.marshall@cineplex.com
    or
    Cineplex Entertainment
    Kyle Moffatt
    Director, Communications
    416-323-6728
    kyle.moffatt@cineplex.com