San Francisco-Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB) today announced that the Connecticut Science Center selected Dolby® 3D and Dolby Digital surround sound for its Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation 3D Science Theater. In addition, Moving iMage Technologies was a key contributor in conducting the system integration of Dolby solutions for the Hoffman Foundation 3D Science Theater. The science center opened to the public on June 12, 2009.

"Dolby 3D will be a signature attraction at our theater," said Greg Kowalewski, Theater Manager, Connecticut Science Center. "We are opening with two exceptional 3D movies: Dinosaurs Alive! and 3D Sun. These movies were chosen to enhance our educational programs and exhibits. By choosing the Dolby 3D system and its reusable glasses, we are also reinforcing our eco-friendly message to our visitors."

The Connecticut Science Center, located in Hartford, Connecticut, is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing science education throughout the state and the New England region. Designed from its inception to be a green facility, the Connecticut Science Center believes it will receive at least a GOLD Level Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. LEED awards are given by the U.S. Green Building Council to projects that show a high level of commitment to sustainability through design and operation.

In alignment with the science center's green initiative, the Dolby 3D system uses high-performance, eco-friendly passive glasses that require no batteries or charging and can be reused repeatedly, reducing waste associated with a disposable glasses model. The Connecticut Science Center selected the Dolby 3D system not only to support its eco-initiative but to deliver a premium viewing experience to it patrons. Dolby's 3D solution uses a unique full-spectrum color-filter technology licensed from Infitec that provides realistic color reproduction and an extremely sharp image.

Visitors will not only see spectacular 3D images but will feel the power of the audio with Dolby Digital surround sound that processes precisely 17,600 watts of sonic power delivered from 29 speakers (4 subwoofers, 22 surrounds, and 3 Left/Center/Right cabinets).

"I know patrons are going to be dazzled by the spectacular 3D picture and immersive surround sound that the Dolby system provides. In addition, Dolby 3D fits perfectly into the Connecticut Science Center's eco-agenda," said Page Haun, Senior Director of Cinema Marketing, Dolby Laboratories. "Dolby 3D brings the Connecticut Science Center a truly immersive 3D experience adding another layer of storytelling for educational content."

The Dolby 3D system supports both 2D and 3D digital cinema presentations to give the Connecticut Science Center flexibility in delivering a wide range of content. This works by retracting the full spectrum color filter wheel out of the light path for 2D and into the light path for 3D in the projector. Applying the Dolby 3D filter to the light before the image is formed, delivers stable and sharp images without modulation of the actual image. As a result, there is no degradation to the picture presenting a premium image to every visitor in the 200-seat stadium-seating theater. Dolby 3D is incorporated into an NEC STARUS NC2500S digital projector, featuring Texas Instruments Digital Light ProcessingTM digital cinema technology delivering crystal clear images onto a 30'x40' screen.

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Los Angeles, CA - Fandango's application for movie showtimes, ticketing and information on the Apple iPhone and iPod touch has been downloaded more than 1.3 million times since its launch on March 13, 2009.

With Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen opening tonight at midnight and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince opening July 15, Fandango's popular application with mobile moviegoers is sure to continue its amazing growth.

The Fandango iPhone app rocketed to #1 among free entertainment applications in Apple's App Store. The app has consistently been in the Top 25 in that category since its launch, and has ranked as high as #8 among all free iPhone and iPod touch applications overall.

Due to popular demand, a new and improved version is now available for the iPhone and iPod touch, offering Fandango users greater convenience via the ability to access their online accounts from the app.

Fandango's iPhone app is also proving to be a popular platform for marketers looking to reach tech-savvy entertainment enthusiasts.

"We are thrilled to work with Apple to make moviegoing easy and convenient for people on the go," says Rick Butler, Chief Operating Officer of Fandango. "With so many highly anticipated films out this summer, we expect downloads to continue at a very brisk pace."

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AMSTERDAM -- Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) today announced that Revolver Entertainment, a United Kingdom-based "all rights" distribution company, will use Dolby® Direct Distribution Services digital cinema satellite delivery to distribute its forthcoming documentary movie Big River Man.

Big River Man, which earned the world cinema cinematography award at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival, is the story of Slovenian swimmer Martin Strel who swims the length of the Amazon River. In keeping with the movie's ecological theme, Revolver Entertainment has committed to work in partnership with Dolby to distribute the movie in a new and exciting way.

"The movie will be mastered by Dolby in the US and then transmitted directly to Dolby's UK center," said Carly Morell, Head of Operations, Revolver Entertainment. "From there, Dolby's UK mastering facility will produce the Digital Cinema Package and then transmit this by satellite to digital cinemas around the UK-eliminating air freight and couriers used to transport 35mm film and hard drives containing digital prints. This will reduce Big River Man's carbon footprint and further help to reinforce Martin Strel's green message."

With Dolby's Direct Distribution Services, Revolver hopes to set a new benchmark for eco-friendly cinemas. This satellite-only method of distribution greatly reduces the environmental impact associated with the terrestrial method of delivering film to exhibitors.

"We are committed to using Dolby's satellite distribution service as our only means of distribution for this movie as we believe it is the most eco-friendly and efficient way to deliver digital content to multiple sites across the UK," said Morell.

Big River Man is scheduled to open in the UK on 4 September. For more information, visit the film's official website.

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AMSTERDAM -- Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) announced today that its newest cinema server, the Dolby® Screen Server (DSS200), will be available for orders starting in early July 2009.

The DSS200 is the all-in-one platform to store, decode, and deliver pristine movies to the digital cinema projector. Based on Dolby's proven, existing FIPS-certified media block and DCI-compliant server, the DSS200 offers improved storage, serviceability, and interoperability. A storage subsystem moves feature content around the network effortlessly. Flexible serial automation and closed captions support automation and access needs, and the ability to perform software updates remotely makes updates simple.

Integrated Dolby Theatre Management System (TMS) software, version 4.1 provides a complete, easy-to-use interface for building, scheduling, and monitoring shows locally or remotely, and open Web services allow third-party integrators complete control.

The system will be on display in booth 161 at Cinema Expo 2009.

"The new DSS200 provides high performance and is a comprehensive, flexible product to accommodate the evolving digital cinema environment," said Page Haun, Senior Director of Cinema Marketing, Dolby Laboratories.

"Megaplex has found the new DSS200 extremely easy to use with rock-solid hardware and powerful management tools that ensure Dolby will continue to have the best server on the market," said Mike Renlund, Digital Cinema Specialist, Megaplex Theatres. "The simplified design of the DSS200 allows for easy replacement of drives, fans, and other components. Combined with the latest Dolby system 4.1 software, this makes the DSS200 the most robust and usable server I have ever seen."

The DSS200 combines all of the key capabilities of the Dolby Media Block from the previous generation Dolby Show Player (DSP100) and Dolby Show Store (DSS100) plus a range of new features.

New features and key capabilities of the DSS200 include:

* Increased storage: Can store up to ten feature-length movies.
* Simplified design: The unit slides out from the rack on rails, and the top lifts up for easy access to the hardware inside.
* Removable drive bay: Easily accepts industry-standard content hard drives.
* A/V outputs: Connects link-encrypted image data to the digital cinema projector and audio data to the cinema's sound processor, such as a Dolby CP750 or CP650, or a Dolby DMA8Plus Digital Media Adapter paired with another Dolby sound processor model.
* Integrated Dolby TMS software: Provides a complete, easy-to-use interface for building, scheduling, and monitoring shows locally or remotely.

New features and key capabilities of the Dolby TMS software, v.4.1 include:

* Remote upgrades and Closed Caption: The playback system supports SMPTE draft-standard Closed Caption protocols, and the entire system can be upgraded remotely via the exhibitor's digital cinema network.
* Dolby Web services: Allows interoperability with third-party control systems.
* TMS synchronization: Enables TMS synchronization with local Screen Server changes, even while disconnected, and fully automatic synchronization of show and schedule databases when adding or replacing a Screen Server on an existing network.
* Networking capabilities: Gives theatre personnel and network operations centers (NOCs) comprehensive central control over all presentations-for a single screen, a large multiplex, or a system integrator's entire network.
* Multi-screen capabilities: As an integral part of a networked Dolby Digital Cinema system, Dolby TMS software enables network control of up to three Dolby Screen Servers without any additional equipment.
* Central control: Enables central network control of all the Dolby Screen Servers in a multiplex when deployed with a Dolby Show Library.
* Operational simplicity: From ingesting content and moving it, even while playing, to drag-and-drop show assembly, Dolby TMS software features operational simplicity, at-a-glance monitoring, and comprehensive remote control.

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Knoxville, Tennessee - Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, announced today that tickets are on sale now for Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs in Digital 3D. Regal Entertainment Group will offer this Digital 3D presentation at 234 locations across the country utilizing RealD 3D cinema systems. The movie opens Wednesday, July 1.

"You can catch all of your favorite prehistoric friends on the big screen and this time in 3D. Regal Entertainment Group is proud to showcase Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs 3D at more than 200 locations across the country," stated Dick Westerling, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Advertising for Regal Entertainment Group. "All of the Ice Age characters great and small are back together again in a visually stunning 3D presentation that appeals to the whole family."

In Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, the sub-zero heroes are back, on an incredible adventure for the ages. Scrat is still trying to nab the ever-elusive nut (while, maybe, finding true love); Manny and Ellie await the birth of their mini-mammoth; Diego the Saber-toothed Tiger wonders if he's growing too "soft" hanging with his pals and Sid the Sloth gets into trouble when he creates his own makeshift family by hijacking some dinosaur eggs. On a mission to rescue the hapless Sid, the gang ventures into a mysterious underground world. Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs has been rated PG for some mild rude humor and peril.

Regal Entertainment Group utilizes RealD® 3D projection systems to provide true-to-life 3D. RealD is a new generation of digital 3D, giving moviegoers a stunningly realistic movie experience that engages the imagination, activates the senses and invites the audience not only to watch a film, but also step inside the story. Audience members will utilize comfortable, lightweight glasses to view the film's 3D effects. These glasses can be taken home as souvenirs of the movie or recycled as guests exit the presentation.

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