IMAX® And Cineworld Group Expand Existing Agreement To Add Three New Theatres Across The UK

IMAX® And Cineworld Group Expand Existing Agreement To Add Three New Theatres 
Across The UK 
NEW YORK, June 24, 2013 /CNW/ - IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and 
Cineworld Group PLC, the UK's number one cinema chain, today announced an 
expansion of the companies' revenue sharing agreement with the addition of 
three IMAX(®) theatre systems to be located in new construction projects 
including Telford and Broughton (near Chester). The deal will bring 
Cineworld's total IMAX footprint to 11 theatres. 
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"IMAX continues to be a key competitive offering in our portfolio, providing a 
blockbuster film slate in the most immersive format – something that our 
customers love and for which they are willing to pay a premium," said Crispin 
Lilly, Vice President of Business Affairs, Cineworld Group PLC. "As a result, 
IMAX will continue to play an important role in our UK expansion strategy and 
serve as an anchor attraction in many of our new locations. We are delighted 
to build on our successful partnership and look forward to adding more IMAX 
theatres to our circuit." 
"Cineworld is a valued partner and a true champion of the IMAX brand in the 
UK.  Not only have they opened eight IMAX theatres in the span of 12 months, 
we've seen strong performances across these sites – including the Cineworld 
Sheffield IMAX theatre, which was ranked as the highest-grossing new IMAX site 
globally in 2012," said Andrew Cripps, President, IMAX EMEA. "We are pleased 
with the expansion of such a key strategic partnership, which underscores the 
increasing demand we continue to see for IMAX in Europe." 
About Cineworld Group Cineworld Group was founded in 1995 by Steve Wiener, the 
current Chief Executive, and is now the #1 UK cinema chain by both box office 
and admissions.  The Group operates 80 cinemas across the UK & Ireland of 
which 77 are multiplex sites with five screens or more.  In 2007 Cineworld 
successfully floated on the London Stock Exchange. 
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