Leading up to the December 18 release of The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, the final film in Peter Jackson’s epic dramatic trilogy, movie distributor Warner Bros. Singapore will release a limited number of 35mm prints of the Special Extended Editions of The Fellowship of the Ring and The Two Towers in Singapore theatres. The special screening series will culminate in an unprecedented marathon of back-to-back presentations of the Extended Editions followed by a special screening of The Return of the King.
From December 5 – 11, the studio will release four 35mm prints of the Special Extended Edition of The Fellowship of the Ring at the following locations : Cathay Cineplex Orchard, Eng Wah Suntec, Golden Village Plaza, Shaw Lido. On December 12 – 16, these prints will be replaced with Special Extended Edition prints of The Two Towers. Then, on Wednesday, December 17 from 9.00am, participating theaters will show a one-time-only marathon of
both Extended Edition prints followed by a 6.00pm screening of The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. StarHub is the exclusive sponsor of The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy marathon screening in Singapore.
Advance Ticketing Sales Information
Advance ticketing sales for the screening series will commence at 12:01 AM this coming Friday, November 21, 2003. Moviegoers can visit any of the internet websites of the four local cinema chains: Eng Wah, Golden Village, Shaw or Cathay to purchase tickets to watch
(1) Special Extended Edition of The Fellowship of the Ring
(2) Special Extended Edition of The Two Towers
(3) The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
(4) The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy Movie Marathon on Dec 17.
They can also purchase tickets via the cinema box office from Friday morning or calling the respective cinema telephone hotlines.