KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating one of the largest theatre circuits in the United States, today announces the latest Regal Ultimate Ticket for Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, the highly anticipated sequel to the 2014 smash hit. See Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 every day while the movie is in theatres with this exclusive offer available only at Regal. Only 1,000 of these Ultimate Tickets are available to purchase. Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, directed by James Gunn and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, will be released in theatres on May 5.
"We are truly excited to have Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 as the first Marvel movie to receive the Ultimate Ticket treatment," said Ken Thewes, Chief Marketing Officer at Regal Entertainment Group. "Wear out your Ultimate Ticket for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 like your old mixtapes by seeing the movie every day in any format at Regal."
Guests can purchase the one-of-a-kind collectible ticket featuring the movie's iconic "Awesome Mix Vol. 2" laser cut and etched into anodized steel for $100, while supplies last. Each card is personalized with the cardholder's name inscribed permanently on the back. The Regal Ultimate Ticket will only be available for sale online at www.regmovies.com/GuardiansOfTheGalaxyUltimateTicket.
Along with the collectible ticket, Regal Crown Club members will receive 10,000 bonus credits, redeemable in the Crown Club Rewards Center online for a variety of Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 items, including limited edition numbered art prints. Crown Club members can also cash in their credits to enter for a chance to win a Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Ultimate Ticket by visiting MyRegal.com.
As a bonus, guests who purchase tickets to Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 at Regal will receive a free digital comic book. Regal Crown Club members will also receive 2 additional digital comic books with their purchase.
Regal fans are encouraged to like Regal Cinemas' Facebook page and download the Regal Movies app. Moviegoers can program their favorite theatre and purchase tickets all from their mobile device. The Regal app also gives patrons the ability to join the Regal Crown Club card straight to their phone for easy access while on-the-go. Through the industry-leading Regal Crown Club, approximately 12-million active members each year accumulate credits at the box office and concession stand to earn rewards including free popcorn, soft drinks and movies. Free membership is also available at the box office or online at http://www.regmovies.com/Crown-Club.
About Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2:
Set to the all-new sonic backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, Marvel Studios' "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes' aid as the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to expand.
"Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" is written and directed by James Gunn and stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, featuring Vin Diesel as Baby Groot, Bradley Cooper as Rocket, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Sean Gunn, Tommy Flanagan, Laura Haddock, with Sylvester Stallone, and Kurt Russell. Kevin Feige is producing, and Louis D'Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Jonathan Schwartz, Nikolas Korda and Stan Lee are the executive producers. Marvel Studios' "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" blasts into theaters on May 5, 2017.
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 7,267 screens in 561 theatres in 42 states along with Guam, Saipan, American Samoa and the District of Columbia as of December 31, 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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