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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story to be Releasedin Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos

Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) and The Walt Disney Studiostoday announced that Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, intheatres December 16, will be available in more than 50 DolbyCinema locations around the globe. Dolby Cinema is a premium cinemaoffering for moviegoers that combines spectacular image and soundtechnologies with inspired design to make every visit a completelycaptivating cinematic event.

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Exclusive "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" poster artwork will be available as a free commemorative to ticket holders attending screenings on December 15, 2016, at participating Dolby Cinema at AMC locations.(Photo: Business Wire)

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, with its attention toevery detail from cinematography and visual effects to musicalscore, deserves to be seen in the cinema with the best sound andimage capabilities available,” said Doug Darrow, Senior VicePresident, Cinema Business Group, Dolby. “When audiences go to seethis movie in Dolby Cinema locations around the world, they will beparticipating in something special—an experience that only Dolbycan deliver.”

Dolby Cinema begins with the filmmakers’ vision—using the fullstorytelling capabilities that Dolby offers in image and soundproduction to transform the way movies are made and presented. Withstate-of-the-art image, sound, and acoustic capabilities, the moviecomes alive to deliver cinema in its purest form.

“Like allStar Warsmovies, Rogue One isa truly cinematic event, and the Dolby Cinema experience willimmerse audiences deeper into the story,” said Lynwen Brennan,Executive Vice President and General Manager, Lucasfilm. “The DolbyVision and Dolby Atmos technologies beautifully showcase thisamazing galaxy, accentuating the intense black of space, thecolorful worlds, the dynamic sound effects and epic score – all thehallmarks of a Star Wars film that we can’t wait to sharewith audiences in Rogue One.”

Dolby Cinema features the Dolby Vision laser projection system,which uses state-of-the-art optics and image processing to deliverhigh dynamic range with enhanced color technology and a contrastratio that far exceeds that of any other image technology on themarket today. The result is a richer, more detailed viewingexperience that delivers strikingly vivid and realistic images andmakes viewers feel like they are in the movie’s world. Dolby Cinemaalso includes Dolby Atmos sound technology, which moves audioaround the theatre, even overhead, with amazing richness and depth.The combination of Dolby technologies with the design and comfortof the Dolby Cinema makes audiences feel closer to the onscreenaction.

In addition, exclusive Rogue One: A Star Wars Storyposter artwork will be available as a free commemorative to ticketholders attending screenings on December 15, 2016, at participatingDolby Cinema at AMC locations. Select Dolby Cinema at AMC locationswill also have life-size Death Troopers on display for moviegoersto take photos to enhance fans’ #DolbyCinema and #RogueOneexperience.

Pre-sale tickets to Dolby Cinema locations are currentlyavailable. For Dolby Cinema at AMC tickets and showtimes, visitwww.amctheatres.com/dolby. You can also visit www.dolby.com/moviesto learn more about what’s playing at Dolby Cinema.

About Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Lucasfilm and visionary director Gareth Edwards join forces tobring you the first of the Star Wars stand-alone films,Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. In an all-new epic adventure,a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal theplans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon ofdestruction.

The film stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn,Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Jiang Wen, and ForestWhitaker. Gareth Edwards, Kathleen Kennedy, and Simon Emanuel areproducing, with John Knoll and Jason D. McGatlin serving asexecutive producers. The screenplay is by Chris Weitz and TonyGilroy.

About Dolby Cinema

Dolby Cinema, recipient of the 2015 Red Dot Award for productdesign, delivers the total cinema experience. It combines powerfulimage and sound technologies with inspired cinema design to makeevery visit a completely captivating cinematic event.

Dolby Cinema includes award-winning Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmostechnologies. Dolby Vision is a state-of-the-art authoring andplayback imaging technology that enables the cinema to bring thestory alive onscreen. In 2015, the Dolby Vision laser projectorreceived an engineering excellence award from the Hollywood PostAlliance. Outfitted with Dolby Atmos, a Dolby Cinema transportsaudiences into the movie with breathtakingly real sound that fillsthe cinema and flows all around them. Dolby Atmos has receivedtechnical achievement awards from both the Hollywood Post Allianceand the Cinema Audio Society.

When these technologies are combined with the sophisticatedDolby Cinema design, everything comes together to pull moviegoersmore deeply into the story and transform their visit into an event.In just over a year, nearly 300 Dolby Cinema sites have beeninstalled or committed to across the globe, with nearly 60 titlesreleased or announced.

For more information, please visit the Dolby Cinema webpage.

About Dolby Laboratories

Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) creates audio, video, and voicetechnologies that transform entertainment and communications inmobile devices, at the cinema, at home, and at work. For more than50 years, sight and sound experiences have become more vibrant,clear, and powerful in Dolby. For more information, please visitwww.dolby.com.

Dolby, Dolby Atmos, and the double-D symbol are registeredtrademarks of Dolby Laboratories. Dolby Cinema and Dolby Vision aretrademarks of Dolby Laboratories. Star Wars and Star Wars Rogue Oneare trademarks of Lucasfilm Ltd. AMC is a trademark of AmericanMulti-Cinema, Inc. DLB-G

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