REGAL ENTERTAINMENT GROUP ANNOUNCES REGAL OSCAR® MOVIE WEEK AT 118 LOCATIONS
on January 30, 2013
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Jan. 30, 2013-- Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, announces Regal Oscar® Movie Week featuring all nine Best Picture nominated films back on the big screen Friday, February 15, through Thursday, February 21. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 1 at participating Regal Cinemas, United Artists and Edwards Theatres.
"Regal's Oscar® Movie Week is the most convenient way to see all of the Best Picture Nominees. Regal is the only major exhibitor showcasing these nine fantastic films back on the silver screen for a full week," stated Ken Thewes, Chief Marketing Officer for Regal Entertainment Group. "Again this year, we are also thrilled to offer our Regal Crown Club members the chance to win a seat along the red carpet at next year's ceremony."
The "Red Carpet Dreams Sweepstakes" is an exclusive opportunity at Regal Entertainment Group theatres to win a trip to L.A. to view the Red Carpet Arrivals at the 2014 Oscars®. Regal Crown Club members are automatically entered for their chance to win the trip by purchasing tickets to Oscar® nominated films at Regal.
Starting on Friday, February 15, Regal will alternate between presenting 4 or 5 of the Best Picture nominated films each day for the entire week-long festival. Moviegoers can purchase a daily pass for $30 or a special 2-day pass to see all nine films for only $50. Daily passes are available online and at participating locations. The special 2-day pass is only available at the box office. Additionally, with each ticket purchased, moviegoers will receive a coupon good for the Regal Oscar® Movie Week Combo of a medium popcorn and medium drink for only $5. Those purchasing the special 2-day pass will receive 2 coupons valid for the combo.
During Regal Oscar® Movie Week, the nine nominated films will be presented on the following days:
Fri (2/15); Sun (2/17); Tue (2/19) & Thu (2/21)
Beasts of the Southern Wild (PG-13) 12:00
Life of Pi (PG) 1:50
Les Miserables (PG-13) 4:20
Amour (PG-13) 7:20
Lincoln (PG-13) 9:50
Sat (2/16); Mon (2/18); Wed (2/20)
Django Unchained (R) 12:15
Silver Linings Playbook (R) 3:20
Zero Dark Thirty (R) 5:45
Argo (R) 8:45