July 7, 2009

Broadcast of Jackson Memorial Service to Mann Chinese Six Theatre in Los Angeles, CA to Be Cancelled at Request of Los Angeles Police Department; Security Concerns at This Los Angeles Location

Live Broadcast to Other Locations in 37 Cities to Continue as Planned

MORRISTOWN, NJ, Jul 07, 2009 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX News Network) -- Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (Cinedigm) (NASDAQ: CIDM) and the Mann Chinese Six theatre announced this morning the cancellation of the live distribution of the Michael Jackson memorial service to the theatre ensuing from a request made by the Los Angeles Police Department. Due to security concerns resulting from the overwhelming demand of individuals in the Los Angeles area to participate in the memorial service, this alternate venue at Hollywood and Highland, steps from the Michael Jackson star on the Walk of Fame, will no longer be able to show the live feed.

"The security of those in the Los Angeles area must come first. While we wish we could bring the service to more local fans, the right decision is to remove the Mann from our group of theatres providing this event," said Jonathan Dern, president of Cinedigm Entertainment Group. "We're glad that the fans in our other 37 locations across the country will still be able to come together to celebrate the life of the King of Pop."

Locations

The following is a list of locations that will be showing the Memorial Service via live feed from the Staples Center.

ST  City             Theatre                  Street Address
AL  Mobile           Wynnsong 16              725 Schillinger Road
AR  Little Rock      Rave Colonel Glenn 18    18 Colonel Glenn Plaza Drive
CA  Buena Park       Krikorian Premiere
                      Theatres, LLC           8290 La Palma Ave
CA  Monrovia         Krikorian 12-Monrovia    410 South Myrtle Ave
CA  Redlands         Krikorian Premiere
                      Theatres, LLC           340 North Eureka Street
CA  Tulare           Galaxy 10-Tulare         1575 Retherford Street
CO  Colorado Springs Chapel Hills 15          1710 Briargate Blvd.
GA  Columbus         Carmike 15               5555 Whitlesey Parkway
GA  Conyers Carmike  Conyers Crossroads 16    1536 Dogwood Dr SE
GA  Savannah         Carmike Wynnsong
                      11-Savannah             1150 Shawnee St.
IA  Johnston         Carmike Wynnsong
                      16-Johnston             5233 NW 84th St.
IL  Champaign        Beverly Center 18        910 Meijers Drive
IL  Dekalb  Carmike  Market Square 10         2160 Sycamore Rd
IN  Evansville       East 18 Evansville       4250 W Jefferson Blvd
KS  Manhattan        Seth Childs 12           2610 Farm Bureau
MI  Lansing          NCG Lansing Eastwood     2500 Showtime Drive
MO  Warrensburg      Carmike University
                      8-Warrensburg           727 N. Charles
MT  Missoula         Carmike 10-Missoula      3640 Mullan Road
NC  Asheville        Carmike 10-Asheville     299-1 Swannanoa River Road
NC  Fayetteville     Carmike Market Fair 15   1916 Skibo Road
NC  Jacksonville     Carmike 16-Jacksonville  350 Western Blvd.
NC  Raleigh Marquee  Wakefield 12             10600 Common Oak Drive
NM  Las Cruces       Telshor 12
                      (Las Cruces, NM)        2811 North Telshore Blvd.
NV  Las Vegas        Rave Town Square 18      6857 Las Vegas Blvd South
NY  Brooklyn         Pavillion Digital
                      Showcase Theatre        188 Prospect Park W
NY  New York         Chelsea
NY  New Hartford     Marquee Orchard
                      14-New Hartford         20 Ellinwood Drive.
TN  Franklin         Thoroughbred 20          636 Frazier Drive
TN  Johnson City     Johnson City 14          1805 North Roan Street
TN  Dyersburg        Carmike 9-Dyersburg      528 Green Village Shopping
                                               Ctr.
TN  Knoxville        Carmike Wynnsong
                      16-Knoxville            200 North Peters Road
TX  Austin           Galaxy Highland 10       6700 Middle Fiskville Rd
TX  Edinburg         Carmike 20               3003 S. Expressway 281
TX  Hurst            RMP North East Mall 18   1101 Melbourne Rd
VA  Roanoke          Carmike 10               4494 Electric Road
VA  Fredericksburg   Marquee Southpoint 9     5800 Southpoint Boulevard
WV  Charleston       Marquee Southridge 12    331 Southridge Boulevard

Tickets

Limited tickets for the above listed venues are free, but should be reserved either online through each theatre's online ticketing agent, or in person at the theatres' box office. Links for online ticket reservations may be found at www.cinedigm.com. Tickets are available on a first-come-first-served basis.

About Cinedigm

Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. is the global leader in fulfilling the promise of digital cinema. Its ground-breaking technology platform helps exhibitors, distributors, studios and content providers transform the consumer movie experience -- by expanding theatrical features to include not only movies but also live 2-D and 3-D performances such as sporting events, concerts and gaming. The Company also enables theatres to create exhibitions and advertising opportunities targeted to specific audience groups and locations thereby offering new revenue opportunities for these venues. Cinedigm's leading digital cinema platform and one-of-a-kind satellite delivery operations support almost 4,000 theatre screens equipped with DLP Cinema(R) projections systems across the United States with over 13 million digital showings of Hollywood features to date. www.Cinedigm.com [CIDM-G]

For information about which theatres will be hosting this event, please go to www.cinedigm.com.

Contacts:
Suzanne Moore
Cinedigm
973.290.0056
Email Contact

Nandita Ray
Abernathy MacGregor
212.371.5999
Email Contact


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