FOX Theater Promotion Sheet

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This advertisement for Wing Commander was originally sent to theaters interested in showing the film. The interesting thing isn't what you see on the poster in the image, it's what was writen on the back!


FEATURE FACTS

CAST: Freddie Prinze Jr. (SHE"S ALL THAT, I STILL KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER), Saffron Burrows (CIRCLE OF FRIENDS), Matthew Lillard (SHE'S ALL THAT, SCREAM), Tcheky Karyo (GOLDENEYE), Jurgen Prochnow (DAS BOOT)

DIRECTOR: Chris Roberts

WRITER: Kevin Droney, based on a story and characters created by Chris Roberts

PRODUCER: Todd Moyer


WING COMMANDER combines state-of-the-art special effects and settings with the story and creative elements of a grand adventure film. Based on the best-selling, legendary computer game series of the same name, the film follows the exploits of rebellious rookie space pilot Christopher Blair (Prinze). Blair, his fellow maverick pilot, Maniac (Lillard), and their beautiful superior officer, Deveraux (Burrows), mobilize to evade and ultimately repel the alien attack.

20th Centurey Fox, PG13 PARENTS STRONGLY CAUTIONED, DOLBY SURROUND, DOLBY DIGITAL,

Release Date: March 12, 1999 - Format: Scope

PROMOTIONAL ACCESSORIES AVAILABLE

TRAILERS ONE-SHEET PRESS KIT AD SLICKS BUS SHELTER
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to order call
800-FOX-0010
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to order call
800-FOX-0010
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to order call
800-FOX-0010
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PROMOTIONAL POSSIBILITIES


Tie-ins:

Wing Commander ias based on the very popular CD ROM game by Origin and book by Harper Collins Publishing.


Tie in with your local electronic game store to cross promote the movie and the game. Offer the store one-sheets sniped with your playdate information to help create a Wing Commander display. Ask the store to offer a discount on the Wing Commander game when customers present the store with a Wing Commander ticket stub from your theatre. Take your tie-in one step further and offer a discount on concession items when patrons purchase a Wing Commander ticket and present their receipt from your tie-in partner.


Tie in with your local bookstore to cross promote the movie and the book. Offer the store one-sheets sniped with your playdate information to help create a Wing Commander display. Ask the store to offer a discount on the Wing Commander book when customers present the store with a Wing Commander ticket stub from your theatre. Take your tie-in one step further and offer a discount on concession items when patrons purchase a Wing Commander ticket and present their receipt from your tie-in partner.


In-theatre:

Decorate your lobby with Wing Commander one-sheets. Ask your tie-in partners to donate Wing Commander CD ROM games and books for display in your lobby. Hold a drawing opening night for a Wing Commander prize package including a one-sheet, CD ROM game and book.


Use old computer equiptment and other high tech items to simulate a spaceship command center. Have theater staff dress up in Wing Commander type uniforms complete with space helmets.


Set up computer stations in your lobby on opening night loaded with the Wing Commander CD ROM game. Hold a Wing Commander game-off. Give prizes donated from your tie-in partners to the champions.