Meet Doctor Strange at El Capitan

In order to promote its upcoming engagement of Doctor Strange, El Capitan Theater in Hollywood will offer an exclusive "Doctor Strange Character Meet and Greet." The photo-op will take place on opening weekend, November 4, 5 and 6. Other promotional offers include a Movie and Meal Deal with Hard Rock Cafe and Tiny To Tuesdays. The film, based on the Marvel comic book character, will run at the theatre from November 4 through 20, with daily show times at 12 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m., and 10:30 p.m. There will be a special preview on November 3 at 7pm, featuring a raffle and other surprises. The film will be presented in Dolby® 3D laser projection with Dolby Atmos® sound.

El Capitan Theatre is located 6838 Hollywood Boulevard. Tickets are on sale now at www.elcapitantickets.com or by calling 1-800-DISNEY6. Special group rates for parties of 20 or more are available by calling 1-818-845-3110. Show times and dates are subject to change.

Get more info from the official press release:

"The El Capitan Theatre is the one best choices in Los Angeles to watch Marvel Studios' ‘Doctor Strange’ on opening weekend," reports General Manager Ed Collins. "Our exclusive character Meet ‘n Greet and photo opportunity with Doctor Strange before and after each show, the brilliant image and immersive sound of our studio engineered Dolby® 3D laser projection and Dolby Atmos® sound system, all reserved seating, and attractive pricing make for a memorable movie going experience unmatched by any movie theatre around."

The El Capitan Theatre has also made an arrangement for a $30.00 Movie & Meal with the Hard Rock Café available during the entire engagement of “Doctor Strange” at The El Capitan Theatre. Advance reservations required by calling 1-818-845-3110. The El Capitan Theatre also hosts very special Tiny Tot Tuesdays on November 8 and 15 at 12 p.m. During these special screenings, parents and small children may enjoy the movie in a tot-friendly way— in 2D, with lights dimmed rather than out, and reduced sound levels.

About Dolby® 3Dand Dolby Atmos®
Dolby® 3D differs from other 3D cinema technologies and provides an experience completely faithful to what the movie's creators envisioned. Dolby® 3D uses a unique full-spectrum color technology that provides extremely crisp, clear images. The Dolby® 3D movie system has a rotating color filter wheel that can insert automatically into a digital projector for 3D movies.

When combined with the El Capitan’s Dolby Atmos® sound technology, which creates moving audio that surrounds you in three-dimensional space, the picture and sound will excite your senses and inspire your emotions with breathtaking realism. In addition, Dolby Atmos® moves audio around the theatre, even overhead, with amazing richness and depth to transport audiences into the movie.

About Marvel Studios “Doctor Strange”
From Marvel Studios comes “Doctor Strange,” the story of world-famous neurosurgeon Dr. Stephen Strange whose life changes forever after a horrific car accident robs him of the use of his hands. When traditional medicine fails him, he is forced to look for healing, and hope, in an unlikely place—a mysterious enclave known as Kamar-Taj. He quickly learns that this is not just a center for healing but also the front line of a battle against unseen dark forces bent on destroying our reality. Before long Strange—armed with newly acquired magical powers—is forced to choose whether to return to his life of fortune and status or leave it all behind to defend the world as the most powerful sorcerer in existence.

“Doctor Strange” stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benjamin Bratt and Scott Adkins, with Mads Mikkelsen and Tilda Swinton. Scott Derrickson is directing with Kevin Feige producing. Louis D’Esposito, Stephen Broussard, Victoria Alonso, Charles Newirth and Stan Lee serve as executive producers. Jon Spaihts and Scott Derrickson & C. Robert Cargill wrote the screenplay. Join Strange on his dangerous, mystifying and totally mind-bending journey.

Steve Biodrowski, Administrator

A graduate of USC film school, Steve Biodrowski has worked as a film critic, journalist, and editor at Movieline, Premiere, Le Cinephage, The Dark Side., Cinefantastique magazine, Fandom.com, and Cinescape Online. He is currently Managing Editor of Cinefantastique Online and owner-operator of Hollywood Gothique.