Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc.

Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc.

July 11, 2005 09:05 ET

Peace Arch Announces Joint Venture with Global United Entertainment Ltd. and Framework Entertainment Ltd.

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - July 11, 2005) - Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc. (TSX:PAE)(AMEX:PAE) announced today that it has entered into a joint venture production and distribution agreement with Germany's Global United Entertainment Ltd., headed by Harald Reichebner and Stefan Jonas, and England's Framework Entertainment Ltd., led by Neil Dunn, Lawrence Mortorff and Paul Lowin, with an initial commitment to produce and distribute a slate of twelve cutting edge horror films and a number of other feature film projects.

The first two horror movies, which are being produced and marketed in association with veteran U.K. horrormeisters Bob Keen and Roger Christian under the banner S.C.A.R.E. Productions, are HEARTSTOPPERS and WARRIORS OF TERRA, which begin filming in Canada in September and October, 2005, respectively. Peace Arch will handle worldwide distribution for all of the films.

Peace Arch Entertainment Group ( produces and distributes top quality feature films and television programs in the theatrical, home video and television markets throughout the world.

This press release includes statements that may constitute forward-looking statements, usually containing the words "believe", "estimate", "project", "expect", or similar expressions. These statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements inherently involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements. Factors that would cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, continued acceptance of the Company's products and services in the marketplace, competitive factors, dependence upon third-party vendors, availability of capital and other risks detailed in the Company's periodic report filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. By making these forward-looking statements, the Company undertakes no obligation to update these statements for revisions or changes after the date of this release.

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  • Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc.
    Nicole Spracklin
    (416) 487-0377 (ext. 237)
    Jaffoni & Collins Incorporated
    Robert Rinderman or Karin Oloffson
    (212) 835-8500