Press Release


James Meredith - VP, Marketing & Communications
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Cinemark Announces THE LORD OF THE RINGS Movie Marathon Tickets On Sale

Fans Can Enjoy All LORD OF THE RINGS Movies on December 8 and 9, For One Low Price

Plano, Texas - Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK), one of the world's largest motion picture exhibitors, announced that tickets are on sale for The Lord of the Rings Movie Marathon, in which over 185 Cinemark locations will feature the three Lord of the Rings films  back-to-back. For one low price of $30 for Cinemark XD locations, and $25 for non-XD theaters, movie-goers can see all three films back to back on either December 8th or 9th. The Hobbit:  An Unexpected Journey opens on Friday, December 14, 2012.

"The Lord of the Rings Movie Marathonis the perfect way for fans of Peter Jackson and the J. R. R. Tolkien books to get ready for the new movie The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," states James Meredith, Vice President of Marketing & Communications. "Cinemark will make these films available in our Cinemark XD Extreme Digital Cinema auditoriums wherever possible to ensure the best presentation of these award-winning films."

Starting on Saturday, December 8th at 11:00 AM and playing chronologically, The Lord of the Rings Movie Marathon will feature:

The Fellowship of the Ring   11:00 AM

The Two Towers                    3:10 PM

The Return of the King           7:25 PM

All three films will be played in the same order and times on Sunday, December 9, 2012.

As a special keepsake of The Lord of the Rings Movie Marathon, customers at each theatre will receive a commemorative lanyard and event pass from Cinemark Theatres. There will also be discounts for Marathon customers at the concession stand. Tickets for Cinemark's The Lord of the Rings Movie Marathon are on sale now at participating theatres and

Customers who wish to see The Hobbit:  An Unexpected Journeycan purchase advance tickets at A full list of participating The Lord of the Rings Movie Marathon theatres  is also available on the Cinemark web site.

About Cinemark Holdings, Inc.

Cinemark is a leading domestic and international motion picture exhibitor, operating 461 theatres with 5,207 screens in 39 U.S. states, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina and 10 other Latin American countries as of September 30, 2012. For more information go to