Showcase Cinema to Host New England Exclusive ‘Star Wars’ Marathon
Tickets for “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” are on sale now and there is huge anticipate for the movie’s December 19 opening. Directed by J.J. Abrams, the movie is the social event of the season as the Skywalker Saga concludes in epic fashion! For those really eager fans, Showcase will be hosting Fan Events in key locations that will include a 5 p.m. ET start time on December 19. They will also receive an Opening Night Commemorative pin and special concession offer.
Showcase Cinema de Lux Legacy Place is one of only 21 locations in North America, and the only in New England, chosen to host the Star Wars Marathon! Providing fans with the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the Star Wars Cinematic Universe like never before, the Marathon features the nine Skywalker Saga films in a nearly 24-hour period, beginning Wednesday, December 18 and concluding on Thursday, December 19 with an early premiere of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker at 5 p.m
Showcase Cinemas is offering unique perks so movie-goers won’t miss a minute of the action, including access to “Resistance Refresh” Stations to clean up, “Jedi Yoga” breaks to stretch and relax in between movies, a special Star Wars on-site photo opp., and portable cell phone charging lockers. “Cantina” meal breaks will be offered along with a special concessions discount including Nathan’s Famous Hot Dogs and Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, and a special collectible combo featuring a special Star Wars popcorn bucket and drink cup. They will also receive a commemorative pin and blanket.
Star Wars Marathon fans will be one of the first to experience Showcase Cinema de Lux Legacy Place’s brand-new XPlus large-format auditorium featuring a massive screen and Dolby Atmos™ sound that follows characters, tracks with camera pans, and envelops the audience. Showcase Cinemas’ latest XPlus location is the first to feature Lux Level in-theater dining with heated fully reclining power-operated seats and the most advanced laser technology.