Sweepstakes available through industry-leading loyalty program
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Jan 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture
exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United
States, announces its "Red Carpet Dreams Sweepstakes" in which loyal
moviegoers have the extraordinary opportunity to win a trip to L.A. to
see the stars. Regal Crown Club members are entered for their chance to
win the trip by attending Oscar(R) nominated films at any Regal
Entertainment Group theatre nationwide.
"Thanks to our partnership with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and
Sciences we are able to offer this fantastic contest to our most loyal
patrons. Regal Crown Club members will certainly be thrilled by the
opportunity to be a part of the Academy Awards in 2012. This sweepstakes
has been an annual tradition at Regal since 2005 and we are excited to
continue to offer this amazing trip to two lucky pairs of movie fans,"
stated Dick Westerling, Regal Entertainment Group Senior Vice President
of Marketing and Advertising.
"The Academy Awards is a celebration of excellence in movies from the
past year and with our continued slate of ten Best Picture nominees,
there will be something for everyone," offered Academy President Tom
Sherak. "There is nothing quite like the thrill of sitting in a darkened
theater, and sharing the most memorable movie moments of the year. The
opportunity to win a trip to the Oscars red carpet is every movie
Through a promotional partnership with the Academy of Motion Picture
Arts and Sciences, Regal is able to offer a grand prize package for two
sets of winners which includes access to view the Red Carpet Arrivals
from the fan bleachers at the 84th Academy Awards(R) Ceremony in 2012.
With more than 6-million active members, Regal Crown Club is the number
one theatre loyalty program in the country.
To enter the sweepstakes, moviegoers can sign up now or use their
existing Regal Crown Club card when purchasing tickets to any of the
2010 Academy Award(R) nominated films in the following categories: Best
Picture, Actor in a Leading Role, Actor in a Supporting Role, Actress in
a Leading Role, Actress in a Supporting Role, Directing, Animated
Feature Film, Music (Original Score), Writing (Adapted Screenplay),
Writing (Original Screenplay). The sweepstakes is available at Regal
Entertainment Group theatres across the country from January 28 through
February 27, 2011. The grand prize is an all expense paid trip for two
to view the Red Carpet Arrivals at the 84th Academy Awards Ceremony in
2012. The grand prize will be awarded to two sets of winners.
As an added incentive, Regal Crown Club members will receive 5 Extra
Credits for each ticket they purchase to a nominated film in any of the
above mentioned categories during the sweepstakes dates. The Regal Crown
Club allows moviegoers to accumulate credits at the box office and
concession stand to earn free popcorn, soft drinks and movies. In
addition, Regal Crown Club members can participate in the following
Free membership to America's most popular movie theatre loyalty
Enjoy Discount Days - $2 selected candy every Monday and $2 small
popcorn on Tuesdays.
Create a personal online account to watch RCC credits build and view
Receive monthly online Regal Crown Club newsletter communications.
Receive emails about special movie promotions and programs in your
Win great prizes through various member sweepstakes throughout the
Earn Extra Credits toward free popcorn, soft drinks and movies.
Regal Crown Club membership is free and open to everyone 13 years of age
and older. Membership is obtainable at any Regal Entertainment Group
theatre or online at www.REGmovies.com.
Full contest rules are also available online.
About Regal Entertainment Group
Regal Entertainment Group
(NYSE: RGC) is the largest motion picture exhibitor in the United
States. The Company's theatre circuit, comprising Regal Cinemas, United
Artists Theatres and Edwards Theatres, operates 6,698 screens in 539
locations in 37 states and the District of Columbia. Regal operates
theatres in 43 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 Web site at www.REGmovies.com.
About the 83rd Academy Awards
Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2010 will be presented on
Sunday, February 27, 2011, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland
Center(R), and televised live by the ABC Television Network. The Oscar
presentation also will be televised live in more than 200 countries
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SOURCE: Regal Entertainment Group
Senior Vice President of Marketing & Advertising
Regal Entertainment Group