Carmike Cinemas Announces “Skyfall” James Bond Movie to Open in Carmike’s Critically Acclaimed “BIGD” Auditoriums a

  Carmike Cinemas Announces “Skyfall” James Bond Movie to Open in Carmike’s
  Critically Acclaimed “BIGD” Auditoriums a Day Early on Thursday, November
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                           BIG D DIGITAL EXPERIENCE

Business Wire

COLUMBUS, Ga. -- October 25, 2012

Carmike Cinemas, Inc. (NASDAQ: CKEC), a leading DIGITAL cinema and 3-D motion
picture exhibitor, today announced that Carmike customers in several venues
across the country will have the unique opportunity to enjoy the new James
Bond movie, “Skyfall,” one day early at its “BIGD,” Ultimate Entertainment
Experience locations in Columbus, GA, Franklin, TN, Billings and Missoula, MT,
Tyler, TX and Savannah, GA.

Carmike Cinemas “BIGD” auditoriums offer the perfect environment to enjoy this
highly anticipated movie that launches the 2012 holiday blockbuster season.
The “BIGD” Experience includes comfortable, plush leather high-back rocking
seats placed for optimal viewing, wall-to-wall screens measuring over 80 feet
wide and three stories tall, and boosted by the latest in 7.1 surround sound
and DIGITAL projection of both 2D and 3D features. ”BIGD” has become a movie
going fan favorite across America to experience blockbuster films because of
the “center of the action” and “wow” factor feel of a movie in the cutting
edge auditorium.

Customers can purchase advance tickets now for early “BIGD” show times,
including the special 12:07 am show on November 8th, at www.carmike.com. The
wide release of “Skyfall” begins on Friday, November 9th in Carmike’s first
run theatres across the country.

About Carmike Cinemas (www.carmike.com)

Carmike Cinemas, Inc. is a U.S. leader in digital cinema and 3-D cinema
deployments and one of the nation’s largest motion picture exhibitors. As of
June 30, 2012, Carmike had 233 theatres with 2,245 screens in 35 states.
Carmike’s digital cinema footprint reached 2,122 screens, including 209
theatres with 750 screens that are also equipped for 3-D. The circuit also
includes 14 “BIGD” large format digital experience auditoriums, featuring
state-of-the-art equipment and luxurious seating. As “America’s Hometown
Theatre Chain,” Carmike’s primary focus for its locations is small to
mid-sized communities.

  *Columbus, GA – Carmike 15 – 5555 Whittlesey Boulevard
  *Franklin, TN – Thoroughbred 20 – 633 Frazier Drive
  *Billings, MT – Shiloh 14 – 1001 Shiloh Crossing Boulevard
  *Missoula, MT – Carmike 12 – 3640 Mullan Road
  *Tyler, TX – Carmike 14 – 7415 South Broadway
  *Savannah, GA – Wynnsong 11 – 1150 Shawnee Street

Contact:

Carmike Cinemas, Inc.
Terrell Mayton, 706-576-3464
Director of Marketing