Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, is celebrating the grand opening for West Oaks Mall Stadium 14 featuring the Regal Premium Experience (RPX). Activities include preview events with $2 movies for three full days to benefit local charities. The official grand opening will be August 24 th with first-run features including The Apparition, Hit and Run, and Premium Rush. Moviegoers will also enjoy free popcorn and soft drinks with each paid admission Friday, August 24 through Thursday, September 6.
“West Oaks Mall is opening a new plaza for entertainment and restaurants. Right in the center of the action is the new Edwards Theatre which includes the Regal Premium Experience. Moviegoers choosing RPX are selecting the equivalent of first class at the movies,” stated Russ Nunley, Regal Entertainment Group Vice President of Marketing and Communications. “We are thrilled to add this incredible cinema to our already impressive pair of Edwards Theatres in the Houston area.”
The theatre is modern in every way with RealD® 3D and a unique auditorium equipped for RPX – the Regal Premium Experience. RPX presents movies the way filmmakers intended with powerful, uncompressed surround sound and bright eye-popping images in 2D and 3D. Guests will enjoy the custom-built premium environment featuring elegant and luxurious seats with high-back headrests. A giant immersive screen is illuminated by high-quality digital projectors and completed with a state-of-the-art sound system for maximum impact.
Another cutting-edge technology at Edwards West Oaks Mall is Sony’s Entertainment Access System to assist deaf, hard of hearing, blind and low vision moviegoers. The system includes specially designed lightweight eyewear for deaf and hard of hearing guests to privately view closed captioned text directly in their line of sight for both 2D and 3D movies. This assistive technology also includes a wireless receiver that provides access to descriptive audio tracks for blind and low vision guests via a pair of headsets. The access glasses and audio headsets allow guests to individually enjoy the cinema experience in a relaxed, natural way without the inconvenience of separate screening times or special seating. This technology is exclusively available at Regal Entertainment Group theatres.