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  • Star Trek: The Next Generation The Best of Both

    Worlds Event Transports into Cinemas on April 25 * * * * *

    NCM Fathom Events, CBS Home Entertainment and IGN Present a

    One-Night Event Featuring the Classic Series Third Season Finale and Fourth

    Season Premiere Remastered into a Feature-Length Presentation

    Special Event Will Precede Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 3 and

    Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Best of Both Worlds Blu-ray Releases on April 30

    Centennial, Colo. Feb. 27, 2013 You will be assimilated. Resistance is futile. Trekkers

    nationwide will soon heed those commands as NCM Fathom Events, CBS Home

    Entertainment and IGN present Star Trek: The Next Generation The Best of Both

    Worlds, which beams into select cinemas on Thursday, April 25 at 7:00 p.m. local time.

    The fan-favorite two-part episode "The Best of Both Worlds" is comprised of the third

    season finale and the fourth season premiere, with Part 1 making TV Guide's list of "TV's

    Top 100 Episodes of All Time. The episodes have been remastered into a feature-length

    presentation and will be presented on the big screen.

    Tickets for Star Trek: The Next Generation The Best of Both Worlds are available at

    presenting theater box offices and online at www.FathomEvents.com. The event will be

    broadcast to more than 550 select movie theaters across the country through NCMs

    exclusive Digital Broadcast Network. For a complete list of theater locations and prices,

    visit the NCM Fathom Events website (theaters and participants are subject to change).

    Fans will enjoy this digitally restored and gloriously remastered presentation in high

    definition. The fascinating storyline follows the cybernetic alien race, the Borg, as they

    abduct and transform Capt. Picard into a half-Borg, half-human called Locutus.

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  • Meanwhile, the Enterprise crew must race against time to intercept the nefarious Borg

    cube before it reaches Earth to enslave humanity.

    Fans have been discussing these historic episodes since they first aired, and were

    excited to present them like never before, newly improved and on the big screen, said

    Ken Ross, executive vice president and general manager of CBS Home Entertainment.

    This special event will ensure that The Best of Both Worlds will remain a classic

    throughout the 21st Century and beyond.

    Created by Gene Roddenberry as part of the Star Trek franchise, Star Trek: The Next

    Generation premiered 21 years after the debut of the original Star Trek series.

    Featuring one of the most endearing ensemble casts in television history, with seven

    seasons and 176 episodes, Star Trek: The Next Generation took fans on the

    remarkable continuing voyages of the Starship Enterprise, set in the 24th century.

    After the success of the first two Star Trek: The Next Generation events, we couldnt

    wait to bring additional seasons back to the big screen for fans to enjoy, said Shelly

    Maxwell, executive vice president of NCM Fathom Events. Fans will be absolutely

    thrilled with the presentation of these Next Generation classics.

    Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 3 and The Best of Both Worlds will be released

    on Blu-ray on April 30.

    CBS is a proud and long-standing supporter of the American Red Cross and will

    continue to show its support through this event. CBS will make a financial donation to

    support the Red Cross which shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims

    of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save

    lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their

    families.

    About National CineMedia (NCM)

    National CineMedia (NCM) operates NCM Media Networks, a leading integrated media

    company reaching U.S. consumers in movie theaters, online and through mobile technology.

    The NCM Cinema Network and NCM Fathom Events present cinema advertising and events

    across the nations largest digital in-theater network, comprised of theaters owned by AMC

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  • Entertainment Inc., Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK), Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:

    RGC) and other leading regional theater circuits. NCMs theater advertising network covers 183

    Designated Market Areas (49 of the top 50) and includes over 19,300 screens (approximately

    18,500 digital). During 2012, approximately 710 million patrons attended movies shown in

    theaters in which NCM currently has exclusive, cinema advertising agreements in place. The

    NCM Fathom Events live digital broadcast network (DBN) is comprised of over 740 locations in

    172 Designated Market Areas (including all of the top 50). The NCM Interactive Network offers

    360-degree integrated marketing opportunities in combination with cinema, encompassing 41

    entertainment-related websites, online widgets and mobile applications. National CineMedia,

    Inc. (NASDAQ: NCMI) owns a 48.6% interest in and is the managing member of National

    CineMedia LLC. For more information, visit www.ncm.com or www.FathomEvents.com. (NCMI-E)

    About CBS Home Entertainment

    CBS Home Entertainment manages the worldwide DVD and Blu-ray businesses for the CBS

    Corporation across all lines of content including current hits and classic series from the vast CBS

    library, as well as new releases from Showtime Networks. CBS Home Entertainment products are

    released on the CBS DVD and CBS Blu-ray labels.

    About IGN Entertainment

    IGN Entertainment is the leading Internet media and services provider focused on the video

    game and entertainment enthusiast markets. Collectively, IGN's properties reach more than 57

    million unique users worldwide, according to Internet audience measurement firm

    comScore. IGN's network of video game-related properties (IGN.com, 1UP.com, GameSpy and

    others) is the Web's #1 video game information destination. IGN also owns the world's largest

    men's lifestyle website, AskMen.com, and men's entertainment site UGO.com. IGN is

    headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, with offices across North America, Europe and

    Australia.

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    For artwork/photos related to Star Trek: The Next Generation, click here.

    Download NCM's mobile app CinemaSYNC for enhanced Fathom Events content and

    information.

    Media Contacts:

    Michelle Portillo Nicole Yavasile

    NCM Fathom Events For CBS Home Entertainment

    (303) 792-8651 (310) 694-3252

    michelle.portillo@ncm.com Nicole_Yavasile@bhimpact.com

    Erik Stein

    Scoop Marketing for NCM Fathom Events

    (818) 761-6100

    estein@solters.com

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