Following on from the announcement of what will be happening in the US, we’ve now received the press release for enhanced screenings of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace in Canada!

Celebrate Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace As it Returns to Theatres in Spectacular RealD® 3D with Exclusive Activities and Giveaways at Select Cineplex Entertainment Theatres

The first chapter of the Star Wars Saga arrives in theatres for the first time ever in 3D starting February 10, and select Cineplex theatres across Canada are celebrating the occasion with plans to make opening weekend one for fans and families to remember!

To mark the return of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace to theatres, now in immersive 3D, kids, collectors and Star Wars fans of all ages are invited to attend exclusive events taking place in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver on Saturday, February 11 starting at 11 a.m local time.  Select Cineplex theatres will be offering activities, giveaways, and interactive experiences.  Fans can expect (while supplies last):

  • Exclusive Anakin Skywalker Podracer 3D glasses with ticket purchase, to truly get into the speed and spectacle of 3D Star Wars on the big screen.
  • A LEGO® feature area
  • Darth Maul face-painting; a chance to reveal your inner Sith Lord at long last!
  • Special character appearances for photo opportunities
  • Demonstrations of the upcoming Xbox Kinect™ Star Wars


The Cineplex theatres participating in the exclusive Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace event theatres are:

Cineplex Odeon Queensway Cinemas, 1025 The Queensway, Etobicoke, ON
Coliseum Kirkland Cinemas, 3200 rue Jean Yves, Kirkland PQ
Colossus Langley Cinemas, #20090, 91A Avenue Langley, BC

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