D-BOX Technologies Inc.

D-BOX Technologies Inc.

October 27, 2010 04:30 ET

D-BOX Signs First Deal with Premiere Cinemas

Texas Theatre to Introduce Motion Technology with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

LONGUEUIL, QC, Oct. 27 - D-BOX Technologies Inc. (DBO.A on the TSX Venture Exchange), a leader in innovative motion technology, announced today its first agreement with Premiere Cinemas to equip its Aggieland Premiere Cinema 16 in the Bryan-College Station area, home of the Texas A&M University, where 26 D-BOX MFX Seats will be installed in time for the much anticipated, Warner Bros.' Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 opening Nov.19th.

"We are very happy to extend our footprint in Texas with a visionary company such as Premiere Cinemas," declared President and Chief Executive Officer of D-BOX Technologies, Claude Mc Master. "We're looking forward to introducing D-BOX's technology to them and building together a long-standing relationship."

"We are entertainers, and we are always looking for new ways to entertain our guests" said Gary Moore, President of Premiere Cinemas. "There's nothing more rewarding than getting a great response from our moviegoers and D-BOX helps take the experience to a new level.  I think it's a great fit for theatres wanting to stay on the cutting edge of technology and entertainment like Premiere strives to do. "

For a complete listing of theatres offering the D-BOX experience and a guide to new movies, visit www.d-box.com .

About Premiere Cinemas

Texas-based Premiere Cinemas is among the nation's largest independent cinema circuits ranked in the Top 25.  It is known for its state-of-the-art all digital multiplexes which it has built throughout the south. Together with its in-house design and construction division Premiere Development Corp. and its equipment supply division Premiere Projection Technologies, Premiere has positioned itself as a one-stop cinema shop handling all aspects of the cinema implementation initiative by focusing on innovation, aesthetics, and functionality and value.  Premiere converted most of its locations to 100% digital projection in 2009, and opened the world's first mezzanine-less digital projection cinemas in Alabama which it designed and built in 2008.  Currently the company is under construction of several new mezzanine-less facilities in Texas and New Mexico.  For more information visit www.pccmovies.com

About D-BOX

D-BOX Technologies designs and manufactures leading edge high-technology motion systems mainly suited to the needs of the entertainment industry. With its unique, patented technology, D-BOX Motion CodeTM, uses motion effects specifically programmed for each film, TV series or video game, which are sent to a motion generating system integrated within either a platform or a seat. The resulting motion is perfectly synchronized with all onscreen action, creating an unmatched realistic, immersive experience. To date, D-BOX Motion CodeTM is available on more than 900 titles.

Accordingly, many prominent Hollywood studios have started embedding D-BOX Motion CodeTM on selected high definition Blu-rayTM and theatrical releases. By reaching agreements with the leaders of both the motion picture and gaming industries, D-BOX's award-winning motion technology is gradually proving itself as a new global standard in the entertainment world. D-BOX is a publicly traded company listed on the TSX Venture exchange under the symbol DBO.A. For further information please see www.d-box.com

D-BOX® is a registered trademark and D-BOX Motion CodeTM is a trademark of D-BOX Technologies Inc. Other names are for informational purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.

"Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release."

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Contact Information

  • Guy Marcoux
    Vice-president of Marketing                                             
    D-BOX Technologies Inc.
    450-442-3003 ext 263
    Investor Relations
    Marc Jasmin CMA, Partner
    Jasmin-Dumais Financial Communications

    Amy La Sala or Jan Bracamonte
    (Crosby/Wright, PR)
    (480) 367-1112