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"12-12-12" Concert for Sandy Relief to be Simulcast Live in Select Movie Theatres, Free of Charge, Throughout the Tri-State

"12-12-12" Concert for Sandy Relief to be Simulcast Live in Select Movie
Theatres, Free of Charge, Throughout the Tri-State Area

 Select Clearview Cinemas, Bow Tie Cinemas, Frank Theatres, Marquee Cinemas,
   National Amusements and Rave Cinemas in Affected Areas to Showcase this
Fundraising Concert at Madison Square Garden to Benefit the Robin Hood Relief
                    Fund to Aid Victims of Hurricane Sandy

"12-12-12"

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Dec. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In an effort to share the
extraordinary "12-12-12" concert for Sandy Relief with many of those most
impacted by this storm, Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, The Madison
Square Garden Company (Nasdaq:MSG) and The Weinstein Company today announced
that this unprecedented event will be simulcast live in select movie theaters
in hurricane-affected areas throughout the tri-state region. This presentation
will be FREE of charge to all attendees and complimentary refreshments will be
provided.

Select theatres from Clearview Cinemas, Bow Tie Cinemas, Frank Theatres,
Marquee Cinemas, National Amusements and Rave Cinemas to participate. Free
tickets are available now at the participating theater box offices, and will
be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Event producers James Dolan, John Sykes and Harvey Weinstein issued the
following joint statement: "The live simulcast of this historic benefit
concert in movie theatres will provide a welcome opportunity for those people
still recovering from the devastation to have an enjoyable and much-needed
night out.Seeing this incredible all-star lineup on the big screen and
hearing it in surround sound will certainly make for a memorable evening."

This special one-night-only live music event will benefit the Robin Hood
Relief Fund and help provide assistance to people throughout the tri-state
area who have been affected by Hurricane Sandy. "12-12-12" The Concert For
Sandy Relief, will take place on December 12, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in
New York. The all-starlineup includes Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Dave Grohl,
Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band,
Eddie Vedder, Roger Waters, Kanye West, The Who and Paul McCartney, with other
artists to be announced.

The concert is being produced by James Dolan, Executive Chairman of The
Madison Square Garden Company; John Sykes, President of Clear Channel
Entertainment Enterprises; and Harvey Weinstein, Co-Founder and Chairman of
The Weinstein Company. The concert is being presented by Chase.

Thanks to the generosity of concert organizers, sponsors, and Robin Hood's
board of directors, every single penny from ticket purchases and donations
will go to serve the victims of Hurricane Sandy through the Robin Hood Relief
Fund, which is providing money, material and know-how to local organizations
that are serving families and individuals in the regions hardest hit by the
storm.

WHAT:    12-12-12 The Concert for Sandy Relief to Benefit the Robin Hood
         Relief Fund –
        simulcast live in select movie theatres throughout the tri-state
         area.
        
TICKETS: FREE tickets are available now at the theatre box offices on a
         first-come, first--
        serve basis.For more information, visit www.121212concert.org.
        
WHEN:    Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 7:30 pm
        Doors open at 6:45 pm
        Presentation to run until approximately 11:30 p.m.
        
WHERE:   See listing below:

New York Locations
Clearview's Grand Avenue Cinemas,1849 Grand Avenue, Baldwin, NY
Clearview's Franklin Square Cinemas, 989 Hempstead Turnpike, Franklin Square,
NY
Clearview's Babylon Cinemas, 34 Main Street, Babylon, NY
Clearview's Bedford Playhouse, 633 Old Post Road, Bedford, NY
Clearview's Central Plaza Cinemas, 2630 Central Park Ave.,Yonkers, NY
Clearview's New City, 202 S. Main St., New City, NY
Clearview's Port Washington Cinemas, 114 Main St., Port Washington, NY
Clearview's Squire Cinemas, 115 Middle Neck Road, Great Neck, NY
Clearview's Chelsea Cinemas, 260 West 23rd Street, New York, NY
National Amusements' Linden Boulevard Multiplex, 2784 Linden Blvd., Brooklyn,
NY
National Amusements' Island 16 Cinema de Lux, Exit 62 & Route 97, Holtsville,
NY
National Amusements' Farmingdale Multiplex, 1001 Highway 110, Farmingdale, NY

New Jersey Locations
Clearview's Middlebrook Galleria Cin.10, 1502 Rte 35 South, Ocean, NJ
Clearview's Closter Cinema, 130 Closter Plaza, Closter, NJ
Clearview's Kinnelon, 25 Kinnelon Rd., Kinnelon, NJ
Clearview's Parsippany Cinema 12, 3165 Rte 46, Parsippany, NJ
Clearview's South Orange 5, 1 Trenchard Place, South Orange, NJ
Clearview's Succasunna Cinema 10, 21 Sunset Strip, Succasunna, NJ
Clearview's Warner Quad-Ridgewood, 190 E. Ridgewood Ave., Ridgewood, NJ
Clearview's Wayne Preakness Cinemas, 1220 Hamburg Tpk, Wayne, NJ
Frank Theatres Towne Stadium 16, 6733 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Twp, NJ
Frank Theatres South Cove Stadium 12, 191 Lefante Way, Bayonne, NJ
Marquee Cinemas, Orchard 10, 1311 Route 37 West, Toms River, NJ
National Amusements' Edgewater Multiplex, 339 River Rd, Edgewater, NJ
Rave Cinemas Hazlet Multiplex, 2821 State Route 35, Hazlet, NJ

Connecticut Locations
Bow Tie Cinemas Regent 8, 64 North Main Street, South Norwalk, CT

A subsidiary of Cablevision Systems Corporation since 1998, Clearview Cinemas
was formed in 1994 and currently operates 47 movie theatres with 243 screens
in the New York metropolitan area, including the famous Ziegfeld Theatre in
New York City.Clearview Cinemas operates theatres in New Jersey, Manhattan,
Westchester, Rockland County, Long Island and Pennsylvania.More information
can be found at www.clearviewcinemas.com.

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CONTACT: Clear Channel Media and Entertainment
         Angel Aristone /AngelAristone@clearchannel.com
         212.377.7802
        
         The Madison Square Garden Company
         Mikyl Cordova/mikyl.cordova@msg.com
         212-631-4337
        
         The Weinstein Company
         Dani Weinstein/dani.weinstein@weinsteinco.com
         212-845-8639
        
         Clearview Cinemas
         Beth Simpson Crimmins /bsimpson@clearcin.com
         908-918-2020
        
         Robin Hood Foundation
         Patty Smith/psmith@robinhood.org
         212-844-3562

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