KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, announces grand opening details for the new Edwards Theatres in Nampa, Idaho. Nampa Gateway Stadium 12 will host preview events with $2 movies for three full days to benefit local charities. The cinema's official grand opening will be Friday, November 12 with first-run features including Skyline, Unstoppable and Morning Glory.Moviegoers will enjoy free popcorn and free soft drinks with each paid admission November 12 - 14. Advance tickets are on sale now for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows opening Friday, November 19.
"Edwards Nampa Gateway Stadium 12 is a state-of-the-art facility, with the latest theatre amenities including all digital projection, RealD 3D and digital surround sound. Our moviegoers throughout the area know and appreciate the quality of Edwards Theatres and the new Nampa Gateway will truly impress our loyal patrons. We are excited to be part of the new retail hub for the community at Nampa Gateway Center," stated Dick Westerling, Regal Entertainment Group Senior Vice President of Marketing and Advertising.
The new theatre is modern in every way, equipped with RealD(R) 3D 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. Upcoming Digital 3D movies include: Tangled (11/24), The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (12/10), Yogi Bear (12/17), Tron Legacy (12/17),and Gulliver's Travels (12/22).
The 12-screen theatre covers approximately 52,000 square feet and includes more than 2,200 seats. Moviegoers will enjoy digital projection in every auditorium, stadium seating, with each row elevated for an unobstructed view, and high-back rocking chairs featuring cupholder armrests which move out of the way to form seats for two.
Everyone is invited to enjoy this new entertainment destination on Monday, November 8; Tuesday, November 9; and Wednesday, November 10. These preview events will feature $2 movies, $2 popcorn and $2 soft drinks with proceeds benefiting local charities. Details are available at http://www.REGmovies.com/grand-openings.