Cineplex Entertainment

April 19, 2007 11:33 ET

Spider-Man 3 Swoops Into Cineplex Entertainment Theatres on Thursday May 3rd at Midnight

Advance tickets may be purchased online at or at the box office

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 19, 2007) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN) will begin selling advance tickets Friday April 20, 2007 for the highly anticipated movie Spider-Man 3, which opens in wide release in both 35 mm and IMAX® DMR on Friday May 4, 2007.

The highly anticipated third installment in the Spider-Man series will be shown at select theatres across the country on Thursday May 3, 2007 at midnight (officially 12:01 am on May 4th). Advance tickets can be purchased online at as well as at participating Cineplex Entertainment theatre box offices.

"Cineplex Entertainment is very pleased to provide the special advance midnight screenings of Spider-Man 3 to our guests across the country," said Pat Marshall, Vice-President Communications and Investor Relations for Cineplex Entertainment. "We wanted to offer our guests the opportunity to be amongst the very first to experience Spider-Man 3 and are showing the film in both 35 mm and IMAX."

In Spider-Man™ 3, based on the legendary Marvel Comics series, Peter Parker has finally managed to strike a balance between his devotion to M.J. and his duties as a superhero. But there is a storm brewing on the horizon. When his suit suddenly changes, turning jet-black and enhancing his powers, it transforms Peter as well, bringing out the dark, vengeful side of his personality that he is struggling to control.

About Cineplex Entertainment LP

Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Cineplex Entertainment LP owns, leases or has a joint-venture interest in 128 theatres with 1,290 screens serving approximately 60 million guests annually. Cineplex Entertainment LP is the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada operating theatres with the following brands: Cineplex Odeon, Galaxy and Famous Players (including Coliseum, Colossus and SilverCity) and Scotiabank Theatre Toronto. The units of Cineplex Galaxy Income Fund, which owns approximately 75.7% of Cineplex Entertainment LP, are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol CGX.UN). For more information, visit us at

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