KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, today announces that ten of the best Live Action and Animated Shorts will be available at select Regal theatres. This year's most spectacular short films across Live Action and Animation will be available for a limited time to watch on the big screen February 19-21.
"Oscar® aficionados will want to buy their ticket to see the animated and live action shorts," said Mike Viane, Senior Vice President of Film at Regal Entertainment Group. "These passion projects are not widely available, and Regal is offering a unique opportunity to watch these at the theatre the way the directors intended – on the big screen."
The Live Action Shorts include:
- Ave Maria (Palestine/France/Germany)
- Day One (USA)
- Everything Will Be Okay (Germany/Austria)
- Shok (Kosovo/United Kingdom)
- Stutterer (United Kingdom/Ireland)
The Animated Shorts include:
- Bear Story (Chile)
- Prologue (United Kingdom)
- Sanjay's Super Team (USA)
- We Can't Live Without Cosmos (Russia)
- World of Tomorrow (USA)
Tickets can be purchased at the box office or REGmovies.com. For additional information and a list of participating theatres, please check http://www.regmovies.com/promotions/Oscar-Shorts.
Regal fans are encouraged to like Regal Cinemas' Facebook page and download the Regal Movies app. The Regal app also gives patrons the ability to upload their Regal Crown Club card straight to their phone for easy access while on-the-go. Through the industry-leading Regal Crown Club, 13-million patrons each year accumulate credits at the box office and concession stand to earn rewards including free popcorn, soft drinks and movies. Free membership is available at the box office or online at REGmovies.com/Crown-Club.
About Regal Entertainment Group:
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) operates the largest and most geographically diverse theatre circuit in the United States, consisting of 7,361 screens in 572 theatres in 42 states along with the District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam and Saipan as of December 31, 2015. 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.
Media Contact: Richard M. Grover Vice President of Marketing & Communications Regal Entertainment Group richard.grover@REGmovies.com 865-925-9539
SOURCE Regal Entertainment Group