LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- Fandango (http://www.fandango.com), the nation's leading movie ticketing destination, today announced a new collaboration with Yahoo! (Nasdaq: YHOO), the premiere digital media company. The new agreement makes Fandango the online and mobile movie ticketer for Yahoo! Movies (http://movies.yahoo.com), with more than 30 million U.S. users (comScore).

As a result, millions of moviegoers will receive increased access to Fandango's comprehensive ticketing capabilities for nearly 20,000 screens across the country. Yahoo! users will be able to get Fandango showtimes and ticketing opportunities on their mobile devices and tablets as well.

"We are excited about this relationship with Yahoo!, which helps deliver consumer benefits to an even broader audience, giving moviegoers more convenient options to buy tickets and find up-to-the-minute movie information anywhere, anytime," says Rick Butler, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Fandango. "Moviegoers on Yahoo! will now have access to Fandango's many innovations, including the paperless Mobile Ticket program and reserved seating at a growing number of locations."

"Adding Fandango as our ticketing partner allows us to bring our 30 million users even more access to their favorite films," says Kenneth Fuchs, VP of the Yahoo! Media Network and head of the Entertainment, Sports, and Games Group. "Fandango will enhance our current theater reach and provide a best in class online and mobile solution to movie ticketing."

Fandango recently enjoyed the best-selling January and February in the company's nearly-12-year history. It recently announced new ticketing agreements with Regency Theatres and with AMC Theatres, adding 3,000 screens to its extensive network of movie theaters across the country, now numbering a total of nearly 20,000 screens. Fandango regularly accounts for a significant percentage of opening weekend tickets sold nationwide, and is already reporting more than a thousand sold-out showtimes for the March 23 release of "The Hunger Games."

Yahoo! Movies is a top online destination for moviegoers with the most robust movie experience on the Web that includes ticketing, live broadcasts, and exclusive content. In addition, Yahoo! Movies provides users with the most up-to-the-minute news on the biggest events of the year including the Oscars and other major awards shows.


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The official release from Fandango:

Los Angeles -- One week from tonight, millions of moviegoers across the country will be entering the arena of "The Hunger Games" as the movie debuts in theaters at 12:01 a.m. on March 23.

More than a thousand showtimes are already sold out across the country, from New York to San Francisco, from Maine to Hawaii. Theater owners are adding additional showtimes -- some as late as 3:00 a.m. on Friday morning -- to meet the demand for tickets, available at http://www.fandango.com/thehungergames/movieguide. The film's advance ticket sales have already surpassed those of the first "Twilight" movie at the same point in that film's sales cycle.

"It's our fastest-selling franchise-opener since ‘Twilight'," says Rick Butler, general manager and executive vice president of Fandango. "The brisk advance ticket sales are a testament to the strength of the incredible marketing campaign which has clearly resonated with fans and even those unfamiliar with the books."

"Hunger Games" currently represents 71% of today's ticket sales on Fandango. Here are a few more statistics from an online survey of several thousand "Hunger Games" moviegoers conducted on Fandango:
• 72% say the intriguing premise and action is what attracts them most to "Hunger Games"; only 18% picked the love story as the main attraction;
• 57% are planning to see the movie with a group of friends;
• 46% of respondents are 25 or older; 54% are younger than 25.


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Los Angeles, CA -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX), Paramount Pictures and 20th Century Fox announced today that James Cameron's Oscar®-winning film, Titanic will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® 3D format and released for a limited engagement in 149 select IMAX® theatres worldwide. Titanic will open in 79 domestic IMAX theatres simultaneous with the film's wide release on April 4, 2012 and a total of 70 international IMAX theatres, 63 of which will open on April 4. Additional international playdates will be added as pending bookings are confirmed. Since its initial release on Dec. 19, 1997, Titanic has grossed $1.8 billion globally and remains the second-highest grossing film of all time.

"James Cameron is a visionary filmmaker who masterfully harnesses the power of technology to elevate storytelling to another level," said Greg Foster, IMAX Chairman and President of Filmed Entertainment. "We're excited to work again with our partners at Fox, Lightstorm and Paramount as we present the next iteration of the Titanic story and transport audiences into this compelling tale like never before."

Titanic: An IMAX 3D Experience has been digitally re-mastered into the unparalleled image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience® through proprietary IMAX DMR® technology. With crystal-clear images, laser-aligned digital sound and theatre geometry that maximizes field of view, IMAX provides the world's most immersive movie experience.

Titanic: An IMAX 3D Experience is scheduled to play day-and-date at the following IMAX theatres beginning April 4th:

Huntsville - Rave Valley Bend 18 + IMAX
Phoenix - AMC Desert Ridge 18 with IMAX
Aliso Viejo - Regal Aliso Viejo Stadium 20 + IMAX
Cupertino - AMC Cupertino Square 16 with IMAX
El Cajon - Regal Parkway Plaza Stadiuim 18 + IMAX
Fairfield - Regal Fairfield Stadium 16 + IMAX
Lancaster - Cinemark 22 + IMAX
Los Angeles - AMC Century City 15 with IMAX
Los Angeles - AMC Universal Citywalk Stadium 19 with IMAX
Riverside - AMC Tyler Galleria 16 with IMAX
San Diego - Regal Mira Mesa Stadium 18 + IMAX
San Francisco - AMC Loews Metreon 16 with IMAX
Santa Clara - AMC Mercado 20 with IMAX
Torrance - AMC Del Amo 18 with IMAX
Highlands Ranch - AMC Highlands Ranch 24 + IMAX
Manchester - Rave Buckland Hills 18 + IMAX
Altamonte Springs - AMC Altamonte Mall 18 with IMAX
Brandon - AMC The Regency 20 with IMAX
Fort Myers - Regal Gulf Coast Town Center Stadium 16 + IMAX
Pensacola - Rave Pensacola Bayou 15 + IMAX
South Miami - AMC Sunset Place 24 with IMAX
Cumming - AMC Avenue Forsyth 12 with IMAX
Honolulu - Regal Dole Cannery Stadium 18 + IMAX
Naperville - AMC Showplace Naperville 16 with IMAX
Skokie - AMC Showplace Village Crossing 18 with IMAX
Indianapolis - AMC Showplace Indianapolis 17 with IMAX
Portage - Goodrich Portage 16 IMAX
Leawood - AMC Town Center 20 with IMAX
Louisville - Rave Stonybrook 20 + IMAX
Harahan - AMC Elmwood Palace 20 with IMAX
Slidell - The Grand 16 + IMAX - Slidell
Columbia - AMC Columbia 14 with IMAX
Boston - AMC Loews Boston Common 19 with IMAX
Danvers - AMC Loews Liberty Tree Mall 20 with IMAX
Dearborn - Henry Ford IMAX
Grand Rapids - Celebration! Cinema Grand Rapids North + IMAX
Livonia - AMC Livonia 20 with IMAX
Ypsilanti - Rave Ann Arbor 20 + IMAX
Edina - AMC Southdale 16 with IMAX
Saint Louis - Wehrenberg Ronnies 20 Cine + IMAX
Springfield - ShowPlex Springfield 11 IMAX Theatre
Henderson - Regal Sunset Station Stadium 13 + IMAX
Las Vegas - Regal Red Rock Stadium 16 + IMAX
New Jersey
Paramus - AMC Garden State 16 with IMAX
New York
Albany - Regal Crossgates Stadium 18 + IMAX
New York City - AMC Loews 34th Street 14 with IMAX
New York City - AMC Loews Kips Bay 15 with IMAX
Westbury - Regal UA Westbury Theatre Stadium 12 + IMAX
North Carolina
Durham - Stone Southpoint Cinemas + IMAX
Winston-Salem - The Grand 18 + IMAX - Winston-Salem
Columbus - AMC Lennox Town Center 24 with IMAX
Springdale - National Amusements Springdale 18 + IMAX: Cinema de Lux
Westlake - Regal Crocker Park Stadium 16 + IMAX
Moore - Warren 14 + IMAX
Eugene - Regal Valley River Center Stadium 15 + IMAX
Portland - Regal Lloyd Center 10 + IMAX
Bensalem - AMC Neshaminy 24 with IMAX
King of Prussia - Regal King of Prussia Stadium + IMAX
Tarentum - Cinemark Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills + IMAX
Rhode Island
Providence - Providence Place Cinemas 16 + IMAX
Knoxville - Regal Pinnacle Stadium 18 + IMAX
Amarillo - Regal Amarillo Star Stadium 14 + IMAX
Austin - AMC Barton Creek Square 14 with IMAX
Corpus Christi - Cinemark Century 16 + IMAX
Dallas - AMC Northpark 15 with IMAX
Sugar Land - AMC First Colony 24 with IMAX
Sandy ¬- Megaplex 17 + IMAX at Jordan Commons
Manassas - Regal Manassas Stadium 14 + IMAX
McLean - AMC Tysons Corner 16 with IMAX
Midlothian - Regal Commonwealth Stadium 20 + IMAX
Virginia Beach - AMC Lynnhaven 18 with IMAX
Bellevue - Lincoln Square Cinemas IMAX Theatre
Kent - AMC Kent Station 14 with IMAX

Edmonton - Cineplex Scotiabank Theatre Edmonton IMAX
British Columbia
Langley - Cineplex Colossus Langley Cinemas IMAX
Winnipeg - Cineplex SilverCity Polo Park Cinemas IMAX
Nova Scotia
Halifax - Empire Theatres Bayers Lake IMAX
Mississauga - Cineplex Coliseum Mississauga Cinemas IMAX
Toronto - AMC Yonge + Dundas 24 with IMAX

Melbourne - Highpoint Hoyts IMAX
Perth - Carousel Hoyts IMAX
Sydney - Entertainment Quarter Hoyts IMAX
Sydney - LG IMAX Theatre Sydney
Graz - Cineplexx Graz IMAX
Hohenems - Cineplexx IMAX Hohenems
Vienna -Apollo Das Kino Vienna IMAX
Curitiba - Dom Bosco IMAX Palladium Shopping Center**
Rio de Janeiro - UCI 18 Cinemas New York City Center IMAX**
Sofia - Mtel IMAX
Zagreb - CineStar Arena IMAX Zagreb
Czech Republic
Prague - Oskar IMAX Palace Flora
Budapest - Cinema City Arena IMAX Hungary
Fukuoka - United Cinemas Canal City 13 IMAX
Kawasaki - 109 Cinemas Kawasaki IMAX
Kiba - 109 Cinemas Kiba IMAX
Kishiwada - United Cinemas Kishiwada IMAX
Nagoya - 109 Cinemas Nagoya IMAX
Osaka - 109 Cinemas Minoh IMAX
Saitama - 109 Cinemas Shobu IMAX
Saitama - United Cinemas Urawa IMAX
Sapporo - United Cinemas Sapporo IMAX
Shonan - 109 Cinemas Shonan IMAX
Tokyo - 109 Cinemas Grandberry Mall IMAX
Toshimaen - United Cinemas Toshimaen IMAX
Yamatokoriyama - Cinema Sunshine IMAX
Astana - Kino Park Keruen IMAX
Katowice - Cinema City Orange IMAX Katowice Punkt 44**
Krakow - Cinema City Orange IMAX Krakow**
Lodz - Cinema City Orange IMAX Manufaktura**
Poznan - Cinema City Orange Poznan IMAX**
Warsaw - Cinema City Orange IMAX Sadyba**
Astrakhan - Kinomax Vokzalnaya Square IMAX
Krasnodar - SBS/Monitor Megamall IMAX
Moscow - BFC IMAX Kinosfera
Moscow - Coca-Cola IMAX Kinostar De Lux Khimki
Moscow - Coca-Cola IMAX Kinostar De Lux Teply Stan
Moscow - Coca-Cola IMAX Kinostar New York New York, Mega Belaya Dacha
Moscow - Formula Kino IMAX Sapphire
Moscow - Karo October Cinema IMAX
Novosibirsk - Cinema Park Royal Park IMAX
Perm - Kristall IMAX
Saratov - Cinema Park Triumph Mall IMAX
St. Petersburg - Coca-Cola IMAX Kinostar City IMAX
St. Petersburg - IMAX Formula Kino Galeria
St. Petersburg - Karo IMAX Baikonurskiy
Tumen - Cinema Park IMAX Tumen
Ufa - Cinema Park Iskra IMAX Theatre
Volgograd - Cinema Park Volgograd Europa City Mall IMAX
Voronezh - Cinema Park The Galereya Chizhova IMAX
Yekaterinburg - Cinema Park Star Light IMAX
Singapore - Shaw Theatres Jcube + IMAX+
Singapore - Shaw Lido Cineplex 11 IMAX
Bangkok - Major Cineplex IMAX Pinklao
Bangkok - Major Cineplex IMAX Ratchayothin
United Kingdom
Cardiff - Odeon Cardiff Bay IMAX
Crawley - Cineworld IMAX Crawley
Edinburgh - Cineworld IMAX Edinburgh
Gateshead - Odeon Metrocentre IMAX
Greenwich - Odeon Greenwich IMAX
Kingston Upon Thames - Odeon Kingston IMAX
Liverpool - Odeon Liverpool ONE IMAX
London - BFI IMAX London
London - Odeon Swiss Cottage IMAX
Norwich - Odeon Norwich IMAX
Renfrew - Odeon Braehead IMAX
Sheffield - Cineworld IMAX Sheffield
Southampton - Odeon Southampton IMAX
Uxbridge - Odeon Uxbridge IMAX
Wimbledon ¬- Odeon Wimbledon IMAX

Please check local listings or IMAX.com for final theatre listings, launch dates and showtimes.
*denotes earlier launch **denotes later launch + denotes new theatre


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