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Carmike Cinemas Celebrates "The Avengers" Premiere with a National "Marvel Superhero Movie Marathon" on May 3.

Get Ready for a Day of Superhero Blockbuster Adventures with All Your Marvel Comics Favorites Featuring Carmike Value Pricing

COLUMBUS, Ga. -- Carmike Cinemas, Inc. (NASDAQ:CKEC), a leading DIGITAL cinema and 3D motion picture exhibitor, is celebrating the premiere of the Avengers with a May 3rd day-long, "Marvel Superhero Movie Marathon" leading up to the 12:01 debut of the latest installment in the action adventure series "The Avengers." The Superhero Festival will be heldsimultaneously at more than 40 Carmike Cinemas locations coast-to-coast.

Carmike will celebrate the Superhero series by showing "Iron Man" at 1:00pm, "Iron Man 2" at 3:45pm, "Thor 3D" at 6:30pm and "Captain America 3D" at 9:15pm leading up to the Midnight premiere of "The Avengers." The marathon is value priced at only $35 for the full package, which includes admission to all five titles.

Communities and entertainment complexes scheduled to host Carmike's "Marvel Superhero Movie Marathon" are as follows:Carmike 15 Apple Valley, MN, Carmike 12 Athens, GA, Wynnsong 16 Auburn, AL, Shiloh 14 Billings, MT, Summit 16 Birmingham, AL, Royal Palm 20 Bradenton, FL, Riverstone 15 Canton, GA, Beverly 18 Champaign, IL, Majestic 12 Chattanooga,TN, Pine Ridge 10 Chubbuck, ID, Chapel Hills 15 Colorado Springs, CO, Wynnsong 10 Columbia, SC, Carmike 15 Columbus, GA, Highland 12 Cookeville, TN, Carmike 12 Corvallis, OR, Wynnsong 15 Durham, NC, Carmike 20 Edinburg, TX, Carmike 16 El Paso, TX, Thoroughbred 20 Franklin, TN, Carmike 20 Ft Wayne, IN, Carmike 10 Ft. Collins, CO, Movies 14 Hiram, GA, Carmike 8 Lawton, OK, Seth Childs 12 Manhattan, KS, Foothills 12 Maryville, TN, Carmike 12 Missoula, MT, Wynnsong 16 Mobile, AL, Wynnsong 16 Murfreesboro, TN, Colonial Mall 12 Myrtle Beach, SC, Oakdale 20 Oakdale, MN, Carmike 12 Pottsgrove, PA, Wynnsong 12 Provo, UT, Mall 11 St. Clairsville, OH, Cinema 12 Statesboro, GA, Carmike 10 Stillwater, OK, Carmike 14 Tyler, TX, Carmike 10 Warrensburg, MO, Carmike 12 Winder, GA and Wynnsong 12 Winston Salem, NC.

"Our guests truly love the Marvel Superheros and this is a fun and exciting way for them to experience and enjoy many of their favorite films and to also be among the first to see "The Avengers," said Terrell Mayton, Carmike's Director of Marketing.

This is Carmike's second major festival event of the spring following its wildly popular "BIGD" Film Festival. Additional events are in the planning stages so check, Facebook and Twitter for frequent updates.

About Carmike Cinemas

Carmike Cinemas, Inc. is a U.S. leader in digital cinema and 3-D cinema deployments and one of the nation's largest motion picture exhibitors. As of December 31, 2011, Carmike had 237 theatres with 2,254 screens in 35 states. Carmike's digital cinema footprint reached 2,128 screens, including 210 theatres with 744 screens that are also equipped for 3-D. Carmike's focus for its theatre locations is small to mid-sized communities.
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Date:Apr 19, 2012
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