Cineplex Entertainment

Cineplex Entertainment

July 16, 2009 09:49 ET

Galaxy Cinemas Lethbridge to Become a Full Stadium Theatre

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 16, 2009) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN) is pleased to announce that six of the original sloped floor auditoriums at Galaxy Cinemas Lethbridge are being converted to stadium seating with new rocker style seats being added.

"We are delighted to be converting the remaining six auditoriums to stadium seating making Galaxy Cinemas Lethbridge a full stadium theatre providing our guests with the best entertainment experience in Lethbridge," said Pat Marshall, Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations. "This completes the changes made to this theatre a few years ago and we invite Lethbridge area residents to see it for themselves."

At the conclusion of the construction, the theatre will feature all stadium seating, where each row is approximately 18" higher than the previous row, wall-to-wall giant, curved screens, large luxurious rocker seats with ample leg room and digital surround sound.

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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 more than 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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