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Warner Bros. and Alcon Entertainment partner with Regal Cinemas and Fandango for "Dolphin Tale 2" Regal SuperTicket

Get Your Regal Ticket and be among the First to Own "Dolphin Tale 2" on Digital HD and Instantly Own the Original "Dolphin Tale" on Digital HD

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, is celebrating the opening of Warner Bros. Pictures and Alcon Entertainment's "Dolphin Tale 2" with a great family value offer. With the purchase of a ticket to the new movie, guests can upgrade to the Regal SuperTicket for only $20 more and receive early access to a digital download of "Dolphin Tale 2" in high definition before the Blu-Ray™ and DVD release date along with the immediate delivery of a Digital HD copy of the original film, "Dolphin Tale."

Warner Bros. and Alcon Entertainment partner with Regal Cinemas and Fandango or "Dolphin Tale 2" Regal SuperTicket. Source: Warner Bros. and Alcon Entertainment

The Regal SuperTicket for "Dolphin Tale 2" will be available beginning August 29 through www.REGmovies.com/promotions/superticket, when purchasing Regal movie tickets at www.fandango.com/DT2SuperTicket,  or through the Fandango and Regal mobile apps. Regal moviegoers simply choose to upgrade to a Regal SuperTicket when they purchase their movie ticket online for "Dolphin Tale 2," in theatres on September 12. Regal is the only American movie exhibitor with this exclusive offer. 

"Regal prides itself on being a family friendly movie environment but this SuperTicket offer means enjoying family movies doesn't have to end when they leave our theatre," said Ken Thewes, chief marketing officer for Regal Entertainment Group. "When you upgrade to the Regal SuperTicket, moviegoers can ensure that they'll be the first to own the movie and continue to enjoy it together as a family."

At only $20 above the admission price, the Regal SuperTicket is like buying one digital download movie and getting the second one free: The early-release high definition UltraViolet digital version of "Dolphin Tale 2" and the instant receipt of a high definition UltraViolet digital version of the original "Dolphin Tale."

The process for redeeming a Regal SuperTicket is easy:

  • After purchase online, fans will receive an email containing a unique access code, which can be redeemed for digital versions of both "Dolphin Tale" and "Dolphin Tale 2."
  • The high definition digital version of the original "Dolphin Tale" will be added immediately to fans' UltraViolet(TM) accounts when redeeming the access code.

About DOLPHIN TALE 2:
It has been several years since young Sawyer Nelson and the dedicated team at the Clearwater Marine Hospital, headed by Dr. Clay Haskett, rescued Winter. With the help of Dr. Cameron McCarthy, who developed a unique prosthetic tail for the injured dolphin, they were able to save her life. Yet their fight is not over. Winter's surrogate mother, the very elderly dolphin Panama, has passed away, leaving Winter without the only poolmate she has ever known. However, the loss of Panama may have even greater repercussions for Winter, who, according to USDA regulations, cannot be housed alone, as dolphins' social behavior requires them to be paired with other dolphins. Time is running out to find a companion for her before the team at Clearwater loses their beloved Winter to another aquarium.

About Digital HD with Ultraviolet:
Digital HD with UltraViolet allows fans to watch a digital version of their movie or TV show anywhere, on their favorite devices. Digital HD with UltraViolet is included with the purchase of specially marked Blu-ray discs. Digital HD with UltraViolet allows consumers to instantly stream and download movies and TV shows to TVs, computers, tablets and smartphones through UltraViolet retail services like CinemaNow, Flixster, Target Ticket, VUDU and more. For more information on compatible devices go to wb.com/ultravioletdevices. Consult an UltraViolet Retailer for details and requirements and for a list of HD-compatible devices. 

About Fandango:
Fandango, the nation's leading moviegoer destination, sells tickets to more than 24,000 screens nationwide. Fandango entertains and informs consumers with reviews, commentary, celebrity interviews and trailers, and offers the ability to quickly select a film, plan where and when to see it, and conveniently buy tickets in advance. For many theaters, fans can print their tickets at home or receive them as a paperless Mobile Ticket on their smartphones. Fandango's top-ranking movie ticketing apps, with more than 42 million downloads, are available on the iPhone and iPad, Android, and many other platforms.  Fandango is enjoyed by more than 30 million online and mobile visitors each month, according to comScore.  Film fans also find Fandango on Facebook at www.facebook.com/fandango and on Twitter @Fandango.

About Regal Entertainment Group:
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) operates the largest and most geographically diverse theatre circuit in the United States, consisting of 7,341 screens in 573 theatres in 42 states along with Guam, Saipan, American Samoa and the District of Columbia as of July 24, 2014. 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.

Regal Entertainment Group

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