KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating one of the largest theatre circuits in the United States is grateful for the contributions our military provides every day for our country. On Friday, November 11, as a special honor to those who serve, we will provide a portion of each large popcorn sale to the Gary Sinise Foundation. This special offer coincides with the release of Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, which arrives in theatres on Friday, November 11.
"At Regal, we are thankful for our Veteran's and their families, and the sacrifices they've made for our country," said Randy Smith, Chief Administrative Officer and Counsel at Regal Entertainment Group. "We want to give back this Veteran's Day by partnering with the Gary Sinise Foundation, and support the unique programs they provide to individuals that protect our safety and freedom of our country."
In honor of Veteran's Day, $1 from every large popcorn sold will go to the Gary Sinise Foundation on Friday, November 11. The Gary Sinise Foundation's Mission is to serve our nation by honoring our defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need by creating and supporting unique programs designed to entertain, educate, inspire, strengthen, and build communities. For additional information, please visit www.regmovies.com/promotions/Gary-Sinise-Foundation.
About Regal Entertainment Group:
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) operates one of the largest and most geographically diverse theatre circuits in the United States, consisting of 7,310 screens in 565 theatres in 42 states along with Guam, Saipan, American Samoa and the District of Columbia as of September 30, 2016. The Company operates theatres in 46 of the top 50 U.S. designated market areas. We believe that the size, reach and quality of the Company's theatre circuit not only provide its patrons with a convenient and enjoyable movie-going experience, but is also an exceptional platform to realize economies of scale in theatre operations.
Additional information is available on the Company's website at www.REGmovies.com.
Richard M. Grover
Vice President of Marketing & Communications
Regal Entertainment Group
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SOURCE Regal Entertainment Group