Squad official website
Squad" Jan 2013 release
Jul Following the retraction of trailer for
"The Gangster Squad" from running before
films and on television, Apple's trailer site and
YouTube due to a scene in which characters shoot sub-machine
guns at moviegoers through the screen of Grauman's
Chinese Theatre; Warner Brothers has officially confirmed
a delayed release date for the film as well.
to The Hollywood Reporter, the studio has decided
to postpone the film from its original 7 September
2012 release date to 11 January 2013 in order to reshoot
said scene, in the wake of the Aurora, Colorado massacre
which claimed 12 lives.
new release date change was only announced by the
studio late Wednesday, 25 July. The film will now
go up against Paramount's 11 January's release, "Hansel
and Gretel: Witch Hunters", starring "The
Bourne Legacy" star Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton.
Gangster Squad" follows the story of the Los
Angeles police's efforts to control the Mafia in the
'40s and '50s, included a climactic gun shootout that
was filmed at Grauman's Chinese Theatre. The scene
is currently in discussions for a revision.
Gangster Squad" is directed by Ruben Fleischer,
written by Will Beall and featuring an ensemble cast
that includes Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Sean Penn
and Emma Stone.
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MICROGAMING SET TO LAUNCH THE LORD OF THE RINGS:
THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING ONLINE VIDEO SLOT GAME
First Title to Utilize Proprietary Cinematic Spins
Technology Allowing Players to Experience the Film
with Every Spin
OF MAN Microgaming today announced the imminent
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The Fellowship of the Ring Online Video Slot Game.
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to see clips from the films with every spin.
Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is a
new online slot game that is part of a multi-year
licensing agreement Microgaming signed with Warner
Bros. Digital Distribution in 2009. The company is
developing a series of cutting-edge, graphic rich
video slots based on this popular movie trilogy and
will use animation material, themes, and characters,
from the trilogy of The Lord of the Rings motion
pictures that include The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship
of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.
These online slot games will be available to adults
only in countries where online gaming is permitted.
Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is the
first online video slot to use Microgamings
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Win sequences and expanding wilds also use cinematic
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in the Mines of Moria, and Uruk-hai in the woods of
Middle-earth. Players will also enjoy seeing characters
from the films that include Frodo, Aragorn, Saruman
and the deadly Black Riders.
Raatgever, CEO Microgaming comments: Microgaming
has always been ahead of the curve with innovative
offerings, but this game really does push the boundaries
of what an online slot can do. The Lord of the Rings:
The Fellowship of the Ring looks and feels like an
extension of the big screen film experience and were
confident that our operators will see a great deal
of demand from their players, when the game is released.
This is an important deal for Microgaming and highlights
our commitment to partner with the right brands, at
the right time. The Lord of the Rings is one of the
most successful and well loved brands on the planet
and we are excited about combining this widespread
appeal with Microgamings groundbreaking software.
Lord of the Rings Trilogy generated $3 billion in
worldwide box office receipts and was nominated for
a total of 30 Academy Awards®; of which they won
17, including Best Picture.
Notes to editors:
*Cinematic Spins is a trademark held by Microgaming
2010 New Line Productions, Inc. All rights reserved.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring,
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, The Lord of
the Rings: The Return of the King and the names of
the characters, items, events and places therein are
trademarks of The Saul Zaentz Company d/b/a Middle-earth
Enterprises under license to New Line Productions,
further information please contact:
Duncan Skehens / Laura Moss/ Lyndsay Haywood
020 7490 8828
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in digital services and emerging new clients and business
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The games firms Electronic Arts and Take Two Interactive,
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