Dark Knight Rises Premiere Party at Universal Citywalk
It’s the most anticipated movie of the summer, and while midnight screenings with photo ops and characters in costume will be a staple across the country, Hollywood has to do it just a little bigger. Universal Hollywood CityWalk will be hosting “the ultimate Batman experience where superhero fans can take pictures with the iconic CAMO TUMBLER in its first public display, attend the trilogy celebration party and then finally see the film on the big screen or on an even bigger 7-story IMAX screen! The CityWalk Batman party is FREE and fans can get their movie tickets online now at CityWalk Cinemas.”
Thursday, July 19th:
· 8:00pm: Batman Party at “5 Towers” starts
· Midnight: Screenings Begin
Hundreds of Superheroes Line Up for Midnight Screenings of THE DARK KNIGHT RISES as Summer’s Most-Anticipated Blockbuster Opens at Universal CityWalk Cinemas
Movie-Goers to also Experience Up-Close Look at Film’s Iconic CAMO TUMBLER
Prop on Display Near “5 Towers” Outdoor Concert Venue
WHAT: Hundreds of enthusiastic superhero fans will descend upon Universal CityWalk to catch the eagerly awaited midnight screenings of “The Dark Knight Rises,” the final installment in Christopher Nolan’s popular Batman trilogy, at the Universal CityWalk Cinemas and IMAX.
To celebrate the film’s opening and coincide with the screenings, Universal CityWalk will also host the first public display in Los Angeles of the film’s iconic 2.5-ton, Camo Tumbler, that was first introduced in its original camouflage color scheme in “Batman Begins.”
Fans and movie-goers visiting Universal CityWalk for this opportunity will also be treated to an entertaining Batman-inspired party, complete with DJs performing sets at “5 Towers,” CityWalk’s state-of-the-art outdoor concert venue, which features live music every weekend.
Universal CityWalk Cinemas features the best movie going experience in L.A. and is equipped with comfortable, stadium-style seating and 19 screens, including a 7-story IMAX.
The Dark Knight Rises is Christopher Nolan’s third and final installment of his Batman trilogy, starring Christian Bale (Batman/Bruce Wayne), Anne Hathaway (Selina Kyle/Catwoman), Tom Hardy (Bane), Gary Oldman, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, and other Nolan alums Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Marion Cotillard, to be released by Warner Bros. July 2012
For more information or to purchase tickets to “The Dark Knight Rises,” fans can go to http://www.citywalkhollywood.com/cinemas.
WHEN: Thursday, July 19
8 p.m. Superhero fans line up
8 — 10 p.m. Batman Party at “5 Towers”
Midnight: The Dark Knight Rises midnight screenings
WHERE: Universal CityWalk Cinemas — located adjacent to “5 Towers” concert venue — 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608