U.S. exhibitors get glimpse of 'Avatar'

DiOrio, Carl
July 2009
Hollywood Reporter Weekend Edition;7/17/2009, Vol. 410 Issue 34, p6
The article reports that in July 2009, motion picture studio 20th Century Fox Film Corp. organized a special screening of 3D film "Avatar," for U.S. exhibitors at Grauman's Chinese Theatre, Los Angeles, California. The film is directed by James Cameron. The screening was closed to media. It was attended by 220 exhibitors and followed by lunch at the Renaissance Hollywood Hotel. The movie is expected to be released on December 18, 2009.


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