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Seoul and Los Angeles—Mar 21, 2018

“4DX with ScreenX” to Make Worldwide Debut at CinemaCon 2018, Opening a New Chapter in Cinematic Innovation

Immersive Cinema Technology Company CJ 4DPLEX Reveals Vision for the Future of Theatre Exhibition including “4DX VR Cinema”
CJ 4DPLEX, the world’s leading 4D company, is launching “4DX with ScreenX” to create the next revolution of immersive cinema. A combination of the fast-growing 4DX and ScreenX cinema formats, the new concept is being showcased in the U.S. for the first time at CinemaCon, taking place April 23-26 in Las Vegas.
 
Currently being sneak previewed at one theatre in South Korea (and an Edison Award finalist), “4DX with ScreenX” utilizes the motion chair and environmental effects of 4DX and the 270-degree, multi-projection panoramic visuals of ScreenX. A video of the auditorium in South Korea can be found here and a high-resolution photo of the experience can be found here.

Innovation continues at CJ 4DPLEX’ seventh consecutive appearance at CinemaCon, with thecompany also bringing three "4DX VR" virtual reality-enabled units to the trade show for the first time - 4DX VR Interactive Racing, 4DX VR Sports - Board Type and 4DX VR Disk - and also introducing the concept of “4DX VR Cinema.”

“4DX with ScreenX” and “4DX VR” - along with other new, futuristic concepts to be announced at a later date - all demonstrate the company’s vision of a “cinematic experience beyond expectation,” and will be showcased by CJ 4DPLEX in Roman Ballroom II at Caesars Palace.
 
“With box office challenges and the rise of home entertainment options and new streaming services causing enormous strain on the movie industry, innovation is more important than ever, which is why it is at the core of everything we do,” said Byung-Hwan Choi, CEO of CJ 4DPLEX.  “4DX and ScreenX technologies have been rapidly reshaping the industry standard and laying the groundwork for a bright future for exhibition around the world, providing exhibitors with new revenue opportunities and giving moviegoers a highly-engaging, premium, and unforgettable experience that inspires them to continue to come back to the theatre.”
 
“4DX with ScreenX” - The Most Innovative Convergence of Immersive Cinema Formats
Set to become the fastest premium format to reach 500 screens in April (just seven months after becoming the fastest to reach 400), 4DX eliminates the boundary between the audience and the film with motion chairs that move in perfect synchronicity with the movie being shown on-screen. The immersive theatre technology, launched by CJ 4DPLEX in 2009, uses effects to simulate wind, water, light, fog, scent and more, making people feel like they’re in the movie.
 
4DX is available today in 10 U.S. locations, with dozens of new screens already confirmed to be coming to the country in the near future. 4DX currently reaches 492 locations worldwide, with the format finishing 2017 by having increased the number of screens equipped with 4DX by 37 percent year-over-year.
 
ScreenX is the world’s first multi-projection theatre technology, created in 2012 by CJ CGV, part of CJ Group, to enhance the movie environment by allowing moviegoers to go beyond the frame of the traditional movie screen.  It utilizes a proprietary systm to expand images of feature films and pre-show advertising to the left and right walls of the theatre, creating an immersive, panoramic, 270-degree experience. It has been installed in more than 140 auditoriums around the world, including three in the U.S., with more to come this year.

Combining the two, “4DX with ScreenX” creates a remarkable, one-of-a-kind experience and a natural convergence of two technologies that are rapidly spreading around the world and growing in popularity.  Featuring a stylish design and a higher level of multi-sensory immersion, this CinemaCon debut marks the official launch of “4DX with ScreenX.”
 
“4DX VR” – Virtual Reality at the Movies, from Feature Films to Lobby Entertainment
Also at CinemaCon, CJ 4DPLEX is introducing its future cinema concept, 4DX VR Cinema - the world’s first virtual reality cinema which implements VR-exclusive feature films, short films, promotional movie trailers, games and other entertainment content at 4DX theatre auditoriums. VR will finally be installed in movie theatres, with head-mounted device (HMD) packages available as an add-on option for any 4DX auditorium. This will allow exhibitors increased business opportunities beyond feature films, providing a new layer of excitement to customers.
 
Additionally, the company is taking 4DX beyond the auditorium, with the new 4DX VR Interactive Racing , 4DX VR Sports - Board Type and 4DX VR Disk units making their U.S. “premiere” at CinemaCon. These three products take 4D and VR beyond the auditorium and into the lobby, and are being offered to exhibitors as a “Lobby Entertainment All-In-One Package.” 4DX VR brings additional revenue opportunities by allowing patrons to experience alternative content in theatres, either before or after they watch a feature film.

  • 4DX VR Interactive Racing - up to four players to race against the clock and each other
  • 4DX VR Sports - Board Type - is an ultimate snowboarding simulation
  • 4DX VR Disk - allows people to explore 360 degrees of virtual reality without having to place their feet on the floor, and rotates horizontally to give the feeling of actually being in a particular environment and able to move around freely. 
For photos of the 4DX VR units coming to CinemaCon 2018, click here.
 
Location Information: Roman Ballroom II on the Promenade level (2nd Floor).

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About CJ 4DPLEX: CJ 4DPLEX is the world's first 4D cinema company, headquartered in Seoul with international offices in Los Angeles and Beijing. The company created 4DX, the first and leading 4D cinema technology for feature films, providing moviegoers with an immersive cinematic experience that utilizes all five senses, allowing the audience to connect with movies through motion, vibration, water, wind, snow, lightning, scents, and other special effects that enhance the visuals on-screen. CJ 4DPLEX brings 4DX auditoriums to exhibition partners along with 4DX codes for both major Hollywood blockbusters and local titles. Each auditorium incorporates motion-based seating synchronized with more than 20 different effects and optimized by a team of skilled editors, maximizing the feeling of immersion within the movie, beyond the limits of audio and video. Since 2009, more than 520 Hollywood and local titles have been screened in 4DX. As of April 2018, more than 61,000 4DX seats operate in 500 auditoriums spanning 58 countries. CJ 4DPLEX was named a Most Innovative Company of 2017 in Live Events by Fast Company. The company was awarded the Silver Edison Awards in the Media and Visual Communications-Entertainment category in 2015 and 2018. CJ 4DPLEX Directory page

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More CJ 4DPLEX News:
Jul 18, 2018 First ‘4DX with ScreenX’ in Europe Opens in France with Marvel Studios’ ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’
Jun 13, 2018 Cineworld to Launch 100 ScreenX Locations Across the U.S. and Europe, Marking Significant Expansion of the Immersive Movie Environment
Jun 12, 2018 Marvel Studios’ Ant-Man and The Wasp Set for Release in Panoramic ScreenX Format
Jun 12, 2018 ScreenX to Debut in Middle East through New Partnership with KNCC
Jun 4, 2018 4DX Hits 10 Million Audience in Five Months – the Shortest Time Period to Reach This Milestone – as 2018 Continues to be a Record-Breaking Year
May 31, 2018 Avengers: Infinity War Sets New Records in 4DX
May 7, 2018 Three 4DX Blockbusters Top the 1 Million Tickets Sold Mark in Three Months
May 4, 2018 20th Century Fox and ScreenX Targeting New Titles to Release in the 270-Degree Panoramic Format
May 4, 2018 CJ 4Dplex Wraps Successful CinemaCon 2018 Having Showcased New Technologies
Apr 26, 2018 Warner Bros. Pictures and ScreenX To Release up to Five Titles in the 270-Degree, Panoramic Format in the Next 12 Months
Apr 25, 2018 CJ 4DPLEX Announces New Deal with Silverbird Cinemas to Bring First 4DX Theatre to Nigeria
Apr 25, 2018 4DX Expands Middle East Reach with Three Cinemacity Locations to Open in Saudi Arabia
Apr 24, 2018 CJ 4DPLEX and B&B Theatres Strike Deal to Open Four ScreenX Theatres by 2019
Apr 23, 2018 CJ 4DPLEX and Cineworld Group plc Partner to Bring 145 4DX Locations Across U.S. and Europe
Apr 12, 2018 “4DX with ScreenX” Wins Big and Takes Home Silver at the Edison Awards in NYC
Apr 3, 2018 Industry-Leading Cinema Technology 4DX Hits Record-Setting 500 Screen Milestone

Feb 15, 2018 “4DX with ScreenX” Announced as Edison Award Finalist
Feb 12, 2018 “Black Panther” to Become First Marvel Studios Film to be Released in the ScreenX Format
Jan 10, 2018 Following Strong Box Office Results Coast-to-Coast, CJ 4DPLEX and Regal Expand 4DX U.S. Roll-Out Plan with Washington, D.C. as Newest Opening
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