KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, today announces the sellout of the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Ultimate Ticket. All 1,000 tickets were purchased in just over 24 hours after they were made available, making it the fastest sellout of a Regal Ultimate Ticket to date. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, directed by Zack Snyder and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, will be released in theatres on March 25.
Fearing the actions of a god-like super hero left unchecked, Gotham's own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis's most revered, modern-day savior – while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. With Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it's ever known before.
"Fans fervently purchased these Ultimate Tickets at a record pace," said Ken Thewes, Chief Marketing Officer at Regal Entertainment Group. "The appetite for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice has been incredible, and we at Regal are proud to satisfy those with the Ultimate Ticket."
The Regal Ultimate Ticket can be used to see Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice every single day while the movie is in theatres. Regal Crown Club members who purchased this collectible memorabilia will receive 10,000 credits at the end of the promotion period.
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.
About Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice: From director Zack Snyder comes Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, starring Oscar winner Ben Affleck as Batman/Bruce Wayne and Henry Cavill as Superman/Clark Kent in the characters' first big-screen pairing. The film also stars Oscar nominees Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane and Laurence Fishburne; Oscar winners Jeremy Irons and Holly Hunter; and Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman/Diana Prince. Snyder directed from a screenplay written by Chris Terrio and David S. Goyer, based on characters from DC Comics, including Batman, created by Bob Kane with Bill Finger, and Superman, created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The film is produced by Charles Roven and Deborah Snyder, with Wesley Coller, Geoff Johns and David S. Goyer serving as executive producers. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company. The film opens nationwide in RealD 3D, and in 2D, and in select IMAX 3D theaters on March 25, 2016. It has been rated PG-13 by the MPAA for intense sequences of violence and action throughout, and some sensuality. batmanvsupermandawnofjustice.com
Media Contact: Richard M. Grover Vice President of Marketing & Communications Regal Entertainment Group 865-925-9539
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