Cineplex Entertainment

December 07, 2006 11:25 ET

Cineplex Entertainment Celebrates the Grand Opening of the New IMAX Theatre at Silvercity Gloucester in Ottawa

Children from local hospital invited to a special screening of The Polar Express in IMAX 3D

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 7, 2006) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN) is very pleased to announce the official grand opening of the new IMAX theatre next week at SilverCity Gloucester Cinemas in Ottawa. Celebrations begin with an invitation-only special screening for children and their families of the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) of The Polar Express: An IMAX 3D Experience on Tuesday December 12, 2006 with the theatre officially opening to the public, Wednesday December 13, 2006.

Grand Opening:
Tuesday December 12, 2006

What: SilverCity Gloucester IMAX Theatre Grand Opening
Where: 2385 City Park Drive
When: 6:45 pm speeches and ribbon cutting; movie begins
promptly at 7:00 pm
Why: Celebrate the new IMAX Theatre Opening
Provide special screening for children and their
families from CHEO

In attendance at the grand opening gala will be Executive Vice-President of Cineplex Entertainment, Dan McGrath; Executive Vice-President, Theatre Development of IMAX Corporation, Larry O'Reilly; in addition to children and their families from the CHEO.

The theatre will not be open to the general public that evening. On Wednesday December 13, 2006, the box office and doors to the new SilverCity Gloucester IMAX theatre will officially open for the very first time.

About Cineplex Entertainment LP:

Cineplex Entertainment LP owns, leases, or has a joint venture interest in 133 theatres with 1,319 screens and is the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, the Partnership operates theatres with the following six top-tier brands: Cineplex Odeon, Galaxy and Famous Players (including Coliseum, Colossus and SilverCity). Proudly Canadian, the units of Cineplex Galaxy Income Fund, which owns approximately 59.7% of Cineplex Entertainment LP, are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under Cineplex Galaxy Income Fund (symbol CGX.UN). More information can be found at

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