Cineplex Entertainment

November 22, 2006 10:11 ET

Cineplex Odeon Oshawa Cinemas Grand Opening Gala in Support of Child Find Ontario

OSHAWA, ONATARIO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 22, 2006) -


Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN) is very pleased to announce the official grand opening of the new 10-screen Cineplex Odeon Oshawa Cinemas next week. Celebrations begin with an invitation-only grand opening gala on Wednesday November 29, 2006 and the theatre officially opens to the public, Friday December 1, 2006.

Grand Opening Gala:
Wednesday November 29, 2006

What: Cineplex Odeon Oshawa Cinemas Grand Opening Gala
Where: 1351 Grandview Street N
When: 6:00pm cocktails, Speeches begin promptly at 7:30 pm
Why: Celebrate the Cineplex Odeon Oshawa Cinemas Opening
Raise funds for Child Find Ontario

In attendance at the grand opening gala will be President and CEO of Cineplex Entertainment, Ellis Jacob; City of Oshawa Mayor, John Gray; Child Find Ontario Executive Director Trish Derby; and Cineplex Odeon Oshawa Cinemas General Manager, Chris Ham; in addition to numerous other local community leaders and members of the Canadian film, entertainment and business communities.

Tickets are now completely sold out for the cocktail reception which begins at 6:00 p.m. The official opening ceremony will commence at 7:30 p.m. with speeches from Ellis Jacob, Mayor John Gray, and Trish Derby. Guests will then be treated to screenings of a selection of major motion pictures. The theatre will not be open to the general public that evening. On Friday December 1, 2006, the box office and doors to Cineplex Odeon Oshawa Cinemas will officially open for the very first time at 3 p.m.

About Cineplex Entertainment LP:

Cineplex Entertainment LP owns, leases, or has a joint venture interest in 132 theatres with 1,309 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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Georgia Sourtzis
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