Cinedigm Digital Cinema announced today that over 375 theaters will be showing the premiere of Pokémon The Movie White Victini and Zekrom
in theaters. Pokémon anime fans in the United States that have been waiting for years to watch the latest movies in the cinema again will now have the chance to see this movie. Cinedigm is listing the locations of their cinema's that will be hosting the special engagement on December 3rd and 4th
. For a list of locations and/or to order a ticket, visit the Cinedigm website
. Below is the press release.
Over 375 Digital Theaters Nationwide to Participate in Special One-Weekend-Only Window December 3-4, 2011
WOODLAND HILLS, CA, Nov 22, 2011 -- An unprecedented number of digital theaters will offer a special limited engagement theatrical event this holiday season when the newest full-length Pokemon(TM) feature film, Pokemon the Movie: White--Victini and Zekrom, premieres across the U.S. the weekend of December 3-4, 2011. Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. announced today that over 375 digital theaters will carry the premiere, providing passionate Pokemon fans with a unique holiday treat. A complete list of theaters as well as ticket information is available at http://pokemon.cinedigm.com/get-tickets
The Pokemon Company International partnered with Cinedigm, the innovative leader in digital theatrical distribution, to share Pokemon the Movie: White--Victini and Zekrom with its devoted fans, who can find out whether Ash can awaken the Legendary Pokemon Zekrom to help him stop the misguided Damon and save the Victory Pokemon Victini! As part of a Pokemon first, Pokemon the Movie: White--Victini and Zekrom is one of two feature-length films debuting in December. Launch details about the second movie, Pokemon the Movie: Black--Victini and Reshiram, are available at http://www.pokemon.com/movieblack. To celebrate the releases, The Pokemon Company International has recently kicked off its V for Victini sweepstakes featuring great prizes. Fans can begin their Victini adventure now by visiting www.pokemon.com/win to learn how to enter the sweepstakes for a chance to win an incredible Grand Prize package.
At over 350 digital theaters in the lineup, Cinedigm has set a new record for its digital distribution of a children's special event. Included among the national lineup of theater chains are AMC Theatres, National Amusements, Reading Entertainment, UltraStar Cinemas, Carmike Cinemas, Rave Cinemas, and Studio Movie Grill.
"The response from our digital theatre partners around the country has been fantastic," said Brad Carroll, Vice President of Bookings at Cinedigm Digital Cinema. "Pokemon is a true phenomenon in the children's entertainment space and we're thrilled to be able to present this one-time-only memorable event."
"We're excited to give Pokemon fans the chance to see Pokemon the Movie: White--Victini and Zekrom in a theatrical setting," said J.C. Smith, director of Consumer Marketing at The Pokemon Company International. "We have very passionate fans that will be packing theaters across the country."