PRESS RELEASES

  • June 28, 2006
    NEW YORK & DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 28, 2006--National CineMedia, LLC (NCM), the media, marketing and content distribution venture of AMC Entertainment Inc., Cinemark USA, Inc. and Regal Entertainment Group (REG, NYSE: RGC), has selected JPMorgan to assist with the evaluation and development of a financing plan to help support the exhibition and motion picture industries' transition from film to digital cinema. NCM is actively developing a digital cinema financing and equipment...
  • June 18, 2006

    Total Revenue for Cinema Advertising Category Passes Half-Billion Dollar Mark for 1st Time;

    Growth Driven by Auto, Home Video/DVD and Consumer Electronics Categories

    The Cinema Advertising Council (CAC), today unveiled its 2005 report on cinema advertising revenues. According to the association’s report, cinema advertising industry revenues grew by 20.6 percent to $527,859,000* in 2005 as compared to a total of $437,555,000* in 2004. The announcement of the report – which was independently tabulated by Miller, Kaplan, Arase & Co. LLP – was made today by Robert E. (Bob) Martin, president and chairman of...
  • May 9, 2006

    Winning Entrant Eligible for Prestigious One Show Gold Pencil

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    Winning Cinema Advertising Entry to be Produced by RSA Films

    The One Club, the world's foremost non-profit organization for the recognition and promotion of excellence in advertising, and National CineMedia, the leading digital content and advertising provider for movie theatres in the U.S., are partnering to broaden the One Show Non-Broadcast category to include a new cinema advertising competition. The new cinema category invites the creative community to submit storyboards beginning in...
  • March 11, 2006

    Pioneering "Show Us Your Character" Multi-Tiered Campaign Seeks Most Unique Character In The U.S.A.

    Expanding the scope of its successful Characters Welcome branding initiative, USA Network is launching a groundbreaking multi-tiered marketing campaign, Show Us Your Character, it was announced today by Chris McCumber, senior vice president of marketing and brand strategy at USA. The campaign marks the most aggressive digital marketing initiative in the channel's history and centers around the launch of ShowUsYourCharacter.com, cable...
  • January 1, 2006

    New Alliance Provides Studio Content to State-of-the-Art Digital Pre-Feature Program in AMC, Cinemark, Regal Entertainment Group and other Select Movie Theatres Nationwide

    Twentieth Century Fox and National CineMedia (NCM), have entered into a multi-year strategic content and marketing alliance to provide entertaining promotional segments for NCM’s Digital Content Network SM (“DCN”) distribution system beginning in January 2006. The announcement was made today by Pam Levine, co-president of domestic theatrical marketing for Twentieth Century Fox and Cliff Marks, president of sales and chief marketing...
  • December 15, 2005
    DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 15, 2005--National CineMedia (NCM), a joint venture of AMC Entertainment Inc., Cinemark USA, Inc. and Regal Entertainment Group (REG, NYSE: RGC), has reached an agreement with each of its founding partners to work on the development of a digital cinema business plan. The announcement was made today by Kurt Hall, chairman and chief executive officer of NCM. The plan will be open to all industry exhibitors, in addition to NCM's founding partners. Commenting on the...
  • July 20, 2005

    Sponsors Combine On-Screen and In-Lobby Promotional Opportunities to Reach Audiences During Summertime Free Movies at Select REG Theatres Nationwide

    Animal Planet, the only television network dedicated exclusively to the connection between humans and animals, and Kellogg's Apple Jacks cereal, are exclusive national sponsors of Regal Entertainment Group’s (NYSE: REG) 14th annual Free Family Film Festival. Presented throughout the summer at over 260 select Regal Cinemas, United Artists Theatres and Edwards Theatres nationwide, the Regal Entertainment Group Free Family Film Festival is a...
  • July 18, 2005
    DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 18, 2005--Cinemark USA, Inc., a leading motion picture exhibition company, has acquired a 21 percent interest in National CineMedia, LLC, (NCM) a venture of the largest theatre owners in the U.S. National CineMedia was formed on March 29, 2005, to focus on the marketing, sale and distribution of cinema advertising and promotions products; business communications and training services; and alternative entertainment content across its Digital Content Network ("DCN...