Sony Pictures Entertainment and Sony Music Entertainment announced today that the Michael Jackson doco “This Is It” will be released exclusively for a special, limited, two-week engagement worldwide, with the studio pushing up the debut of the film by two days, to Wednesday, October 28th.
Due to the anticipated demand for this film, tickets for the two-week presentation will go on sale in most cities beginning on Sunday, September 27th.
In other screening news, to celebrate the upcoming “The Wizard of Oz” 70th Anniversary DVD/Blu-ray release, Warner Home Video and Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will give theatergoers the opportunity to experience this family classic for the first time in high definition on the big screen.
The special one-night only, nationwide in-theater presentation will be held on Wednesday, September 23rd at 7:00 p.m. local time. Tickets are available at participating theater box offices and online at www.FathomEvents.com.