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October 15, 2009 07:00 ET

Comedian Lewis Black Laughs His Way into Cineplex Entertainment Theatres

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 15, 2009) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN) and D&E Entertainment are pleased to present a Stark Raving Black production, the comedy of Lewis Black, on Thursday, October 29th at select Cineplex Entertainment theatres across Canada.

"Lewis Black is a lively comedian and entertainer and we are pleased to present his show, Stark Raving Black, to our theatre guests across the country," said Pat Marshall, Vice-President, Communications and Investor Relations, Cineplex Entertainment. "Watching Lewis Black perform on our big screens in HD and surround sound will allow everyone the opportunity to laugh along with one another in an evening of comedy and great escape."

"D and E Entertainment is extremely excited to be working with Cineplex Entertainment in bringing Stark Raving Black to Canada," said Doug Kluthe and Evan Saxon, D&E Entertainment,

The 80-minute feature film of outrageous topical stand-up humour from one of the most hilarious entertainers of our generation is the culmination of his best material from 2009 and two recent shows shot in High-Definition (HD) at the historic Fillmore Theatre in Detroit, Michigan. This is Lewis Black's first theatrical concert film, serving up his blistering social and political commentary on current events. Directed by New York City filmmaker Adam Dubin, the show was captured in HD with 10 cameras and was produced by veteran TV and documentary filmmaker Jack Gulick and producer Benjamin Brewer.

Advance tickets are now available online at as well as at participating theatre box offices. Admission for seniors is $9.95 + tax and general admission is $10.95 + tax.

Cineplex Entertainment will present a Stark Raving Black production, the comedy of Lewis Black, at the following select theatres across the country at 7pm (local time):

Scotiabank Theatre Vancouver SilverCity Victoria Cinemas
900 Burrard Street 3130 Tillicum Road
Vancouver, BC Victoria, BC

Scotiabank Theatre Chinook Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton
6455 Macleod Trail SW Cinemas
Calgary, AB 1525-99th Street NW
Edmonton, AB

SilverCity Polo Park Cinemas
817 St. James Street
Winnipeg, MB

Galaxy Cinemas Saskatoon
347 2nd Avenue
Saskatoon, SK

Scotiabank Theatre Toronto Cineplex Odeon Queensway Cinemas
259 Richmond Street W 1025 The Queensway
Toronto, ON Etobicoke, ON

SilverCity Fairview Mall Cinemas SilverCity Oakville Cinemas
1800 Sheppard Avenue E 3531 Wyecroft Road
Toronto, ON Oakville, ON

Cineplex Odeon Westmount & VIP SilverCity Hamilton Mountain Cinemas
Cinemas 795 Paramount Drive
755 Wonderland Road S Stoney Creek, ON
London, ON

SilverCity Gloucester Cinemas
2385 City Park Drive
Gloucester, ON

Scotiabank Theatre Montreal
977 rue Ste-Catherine O
Montreal, QC

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About Cineplex Entertainment

As the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada, Cineplex Entertainment LP owns, leases or has a joint-venture interest in 129 theatres with 1,328 screens serving more than 63.5 million guests annually. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Cineplex Entertainment operates theatres from British Columbia to Quebec and is 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. The units of Cineplex Galaxy Income Fund, which owns approximately 99.6% of Cineplex Entertainment LP, are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol CGX.UN). For more information, visit

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