TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 22, 2008) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN), in partnership with Universal Music Canada, is pleased to announce the one-time only presentation of the highly anticipated concert tour documentary, Meat Loaf: In Search of Paradise in High Definition (HD), on Thursday May 8th exclusively at more than 50 select Cineplex Entertainment theatres across the country.
"We are excited to partner with Universal Music Canada to premiere Meat Loaf's first-ever documentary and concert film exclusively to our guests across the country," said Pat Marshall, Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations, Cineplex Entertainment. "Watching his Canadian tour on the big screen in HD and surround sound is the next best thing to actually being at the concert."
Directed by Bruce David Klein, Meat Loaf: In Search of Paradise is a rich, first-ever portrait of an extraordinary, international icon that includes riveting performances of his biggest hits like I Would Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That), Took the Words, Two Out of Three and of course, Paradise by the Dashboard Light. The feature documentary was shot in HD on tour and on location in eight Canadian cities from Victoria, BC to Toronto, ON. On May 13, Universal Music Canada will also give fans the opportunity to own this intimate and highly entertaining theatrical feature that was celebrated as the official selection of the Montreal World Film Festival, with the release of Meat Loaf: In Search of Paradise on DVD.
Advance tickets are now available online at www.cineplex.com as well as at participating theatre box offices. General admission is $13.95 + taxes.
Cineplex Entertainment will present Meat Loaf: In Search of Paradise at the following select theatres across the country:
BRITISH COLUMBIA - 7 pm PST SilverCity Coquitlam Cinemas SilverCity Riverport Cinemas 170 Schoolhouse Street 14211 Entertainment Way Coquitlam, BC Richmond, BC SilverCity Victoria Cinemas Scotiabank Theatre Vancouver 3130 Tillicom Road 900 Burrard Street Victoria, BC Vancouver, BC Galaxy Cinemas Nanaimo Famous Players Orchard Plaza Cinemas 213-4750 Rutherford Road 160-1876 Cooper Road Nanaimo, BC Kelowna, BC Colossus Langley Cinemas Cineplex Odeon Strawberry Hill Cinemas 20090 91A Avenue 12161 72nd Avenue Langley, BC Surrey, BC SilverCity Mission Cinemas SilverCity Metropolis Cinemas 32555 London Avenue 4700 Kingsway Avenue Mission, BC Burnaby, BC Cineplex Odeon Aberdeen Mall Cinemas 700-1320 TransCanada Highway Kamloops, BC ALBERTA - 8 pm MST Cineplex Odeon Sunridge Spectrum Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton Cinemas Cinemas 2555-32nd Street NE 1525-99th Street NW Calgary, AB Edmonton, AB Galaxy Cinemas Lethbridge Scotiabank Theatre Chinook 501-1st Avenue SW 6455 MacLeod Trail SW Lethbridge, AB Calgary, AB Scotiabank Theatre Edmonton Galaxy Cinemas Red Deer 8882-170 Street 357-374000 Highway #2 Edmonton, AB Red Deer, AB Cineplex Odeon Grand Prairie Cinemas 10330-109th Street Grand Prairie, AB MANITOBA - 9 pm CST SilverCity Polo Park Cinemas 815 St. James Street Winnipeg, MB SASKATCHEWAN - 8pm CST Galaxy Cinemas Regina Galaxy Cinemas Saskatoon 420 McCarthy Boulevard N 347 2nd Avenue S Regina, SK Saskatoon, SK ONTARIO - 7 pm EST Scotiabank Theatre Toronto Colossus Vaughan Cinemas 259 Richmond Street W 3555 Highway #7 W Toronto, ON Vaughan, ON Cineplex Odeon Sheppard Centre Cineplex Odeon Eglinton Town Centre Cinemas Cinemas 4861 Yonge Street 22 Lebovic Avenue Toronto, ON Toronto, ON Cineplex Odeon Queensway Cinemas Coliseum Scarborough Cinemas 1025 The Queensway 300 Borough Drive Etobicoke, ON Scarborough, ON Coliseum Mississauga Cinemas SilverCity Richmond Hill Cinemas 309 Rathburn Road W 8725 Yonge Street Mississauga, ON Richmond Hill, ON SilverCity Brampton Cinemas Cineplex Odeon Oshawa Cinemas 50 Great Lake Drive 1351 Grandview Street N Brampton, ON Oshawa, ON Galaxy Cinemas Barrie Galaxy Cinemas Peterborough 72 Commerce Park Drive 320 Water Street Barrie, ON Peterborough, ON Galaxy Cinemas Guelph Galaxy Cinemas Waterloo 485 Woodlawn Road W 550 King Street N Guelph, ON Waterloo, ON SilverCity Oakville Cinemas SilverCity Burlington Cinemas 3531 Wyecroft Road 1250 Brant Street Oakville, ON Burlington, ON Cineplex Odeon Niagara Square Cineplex Odeon Devonshire Mall Cinemas Cinemas 7555 Montrose Road 3100 Howard Avenue Niagara Falls, ON Windsor, ON SilverCity London Cinemas SilverCity Sudbury Cinemas 1680 Richmond Street 355 Barrydowne Road London, ON Sudbury, ON SilverCity Ancaster Cinemas SilverCity Newmarket Cinemas 771 Golf Link Road 18151 Yonge Street Ancaster, ON Newmarket, ON Galaxy Cinemas Sault Ste. Marie Galaxy Cinemas Cornwall 293 Bay Street 1325 Second Street E Sault Ste. Marie, ON Cornwall, ON Cineplex Odeon Gardiners Road SilverCity Gloucester Cinemas Cinemas 2385 City Park Drive 636 Gardiners Road Gloucester, ON Kingston, ON Coliseum Ottawa Cinemas 3090 Carling Avenue Ottawa, ON QUEBEC - 7 pm EST Starcite Montreal Cinemas Scotiabank Theatre Montreal 4825 Avenue Pierre De Coubertin 977 Ste-Catherine West Montreal, PQ Montreal, PQ Cineplex Odeon Brossard Cinemas Cineplex Odeon St. Foy Cinemas 9350 boul Lepage 1200 Boulevard Duplessis Brossard, PQ St. Foy, PQ Coliseum Kirkland Cinemas Colossus Laval Cinemas 3200 rue Jean Yves 2800 Cosmodome Street Kirkland, PQ Laval, PQ
About Cineplex Entertainment LP:
Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Cineplex Entertainment LP owns leases or has a joint-venture interest in 132 theatres with 1,337 screens serving approximately 61 million guests annually. Cineplex Entertainment LP is the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada operating the following brands: Cinema City, Cineplex Odeon, Coliseum, Colossus, Famous Players, Galaxy, SilverCity and Scotiabank Theatres. The units of Cineplex Galaxy Income Fund, which owns approximately 76% of Cineplex Entertainment LP, are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CGX.UN).
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations
Universal Music Canada
National Media & Artist Relations