Hollywood’s El Capitan Theatre
Celebrates the 70th Anniversary
of Walt Disney’s Beloved Classic
All-New Digitally Restored with Enhanced Picture and Sound
See it on the Big Screen
Only at the El Capitan Theatre
1/23 thru 2/12/09
Plus a SpecialLive Appearance by Pinocchio
at each show
Special Character Breakfast with Mickey and Minnie
At Disney’s Soda Fountain and Studio Store
During Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays of Engagement
Special Panel Discussion on January 22 – 7:00pm
Hollywood’s legendary El Capitan Theatre celebrates the 70th anniversary of Walt Disney’s “Pinocchio” with a special limited engagement of Walt Disney’s legendary masterpiece, digitally restored with enhanced picture and sound, from January 23rd through February 12th. There will also be a special Panel Discussion before the film on January 22nd at 7:00pm.
Accompanying the film at all showings throughout the engagement will be a special live appearance by Pinocchio himself!
Plus, on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, El Capitan guests may also enjoy Breakfast with MICKEY & MINNIE at the Disney’s Soda Fountain & Studio Store, and then see the 10am movie!
Daily showtimes* are 10:00 am, 12:25 pm, 2:50 pm, 5:10pm, 7:30 pm, and 9:55 pm** Tickets are on sale now, and available at the El Capitan Theatre (6838 Hollywood Blvd.), online at www.elcapitantickets.com, or by calling 1-800-DISNEY6. Special group rates for parties of 20 or more are available by calling 1-818-845-3110. (*showtimes may vary) (**9:55pm Fri/Sat. only.)
Commenting on the announcement, Lylle Breier, senior vice president, worldwide special events for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, said, “ We are thrilled to have our El Capitan guests experience the magic and adventure of this timeless classic. With a state-of-the-art digital restoration, ”Pinocchio” will shine at the El Capitan like never before. And with the opportunity to see Pinocchio live on stage, this will be great fun for the entire family.”
Walt Disney’s “Pinocchio” is the legendary masterpiece that inspired millions to believe in their dreams and has reawakened with a state-of-the-art digital restoration that shines brilliantly on the giant screen. Join Geppetto’s beloved puppet—with Jimminy Cricket as his guide—on a thrilling quest that tests Pinocchio’s bravery, loyalty and honesty—virtues he must learn to become a real boy. Rated G.