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1 2014 Advertising Media Kit 1

2 ABOUT US BoxOffice is dedicated to bringing motion picture professionals the most up-to-date information, data and analysis available across multiple platforms. With our veteran editorial staff and top industry experts, BoxOffice ensures our magazine readers and online and mobile users have access to knowledge that will enable them to make informed, profitable decisions about which products and services they purchase. MAY 1997 JUST A FEW OF OUR FRIENDS: Christie Cinedigm Coca-Cola Dolby Labs Doremi DTS Harkness Screens Mobiliario Seating NCM/Fathom NEC Solutions Odell's Osram Sylvania Paramount Pictures QSC Audio Ready Theatre Systems Retriever Software Every month in BoxOffice Pro, and every day online at BoxOffice.com, we provide an insightful look at both the vibrant North American market as well as a global perspective from Latin and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Key players from all sectors of the motion picture industry provide their expertise, analysis and forecasts so our readers can make informed strategic decisions. Since the days of silent films, whenever exhibitors and other motion-picture professionals need information, they turn to BoxOffice Pro. And for 20 years, they've turned to BoxOffice.com. They won't find you if you're not part of the family of BoxOffice advertisers. BOXOFFICE PRO THE OFFICIAL MAGAZINE OF NATO FREQUENCY Monthly ESTABLISHED 1920 GUARANTEED READERSHIP STATS AS OF SEPT. 15, 2013 PAGE VIEWS PER MONTH 2,000,000 + VISITS PER MONTH 700,000 + AVERAGE TIME SPENT 2:45 FORUM MEMBERS 20,000 + FORUM MEMBERS 1,012,984 Every member of the National Association of Theatre Owners plus thousands of industry influencers THE INDUSTRY'S ONLY SOCIAL MEDIA PRESENCE FACEBOOK LIKES TWITTER FOLLOWERS 12,797 (Facebook.com/BoxOffice) 11,020 (Twitter.com/BoxOffice) BoxOffice is regularly asked to comment on the business of movies and has been quoted in Bloomberg Businessweek, Wired, The New York Times, CNN, The Wall Street Journal, MTV, E!, The Guardian, Huffpost Live, among others Screenvision Sony Sony Pictures Strong International Texas Digital Texas Instruments Universal Studios Walt Disney Studios Warner Bros. CINEMACON SHOWCANADA CINEEUROPE NAC CINEMA INDIA EXPO SHOWSOUTH GENEVA CONVENTION CINESHOW SHOWEAST CINEASIA March 24 27, 2014 / Las Vegas June 3 5, 2014 / Whistler, BC, Canada June 16 19, 2014 / Barcelona, Spain July 15 18, 2014 / Denver, CO July 2014, dates and location to be determined August 2014, dates and location to be determined September 9 11, 2014 / Lake Geneva, WI September 16 17, 2014 / Dallas, TX October 27 30, 2014 / Hollywood, FL December, 2014, dates and location to be determined 2

3 EDITORIAL CALENDAR THE GIANTS OF EXHIBITION Exhibitor of the Year / Films: Devils' Due, Paranormal Activity 5, Her, Lone Survivo SOCIAL MEDIA / FUND RAISING Vendor Tribute / Films: Maleficent, Fast & Furious 7, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Dec. 9, 2013 Dec. 11, 2013 Dec. 19, 2013 May 28, 2014 May 30, 2014 June 9, 2014 CineEurope: June FEBRUARY 25, 1956 EVERY MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF THEATRE OWNERS RECIVES A COPY OF BOXOFFICE PRO EACH MONTH 34% of subscribers are executives in film production, distribution, marketing and promotion 66% of subscribers are circuit executives, theater owners, managers, film buyers and industry professionals GLOBAL EXHIBITION Regal Entertainment 25th Anniversary Tribute / Films: The LEGO Movie, RoboCop, Pompeii CONCESSIONS / DRIVE-INS Cinemark 35th Anniversary Tribute / Films: Fifty Shades of Grey, Guardians of the Galaxy Jan. 10, 2014 Jan. 14, /22/14 June 27, 2014 July 1, 2014 July 9, 2014 LARGE FORMAT /.3D / OSCARS B&B Theatres 90th Anniversaty Tribute / Films: 300: Rise of an Empire, Muppets Most Wanted NAC: June / ShowSouth: TBD 76TH BUYERS GUIDE Indie Film Roundup / Films: The Boxtrolls, The Equalizer, Selfless, When the Game Stands Tall Feb. 10, 2013 Feb. 12, 2014 Feb. 20, 2014 Aug. 8, 2014 Aug. 12, 2014 Aug. 20, 2014 CINEMACON / NEW PRODUCTS Tribute TBD / Films: Captain America: The Winter Soldier Geneva Convention: Sept MANAGEMENT & TRAINING Power 5 / Films: Alexander & the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, Frankenstein Mar. 3, 2014 Mar. 5, 2014 Mar. 17, 2014 Aug. 29, 2014 Sept. 2, 2014 Sept. 10, 2014 CinemaCon: Mar CineShow: Sept THE MODERN THEATER Landmark Theatres 40th Anniversary Tribute / Films: The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Godzilla HOLIDAY BLOCKBUSTERS Alternative Content / Films: Interstellar, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 Apr. 7, 2014 Apr. 9, 2013 Apr. 17, 2014 Oct. 12, 2014 Oct. 14, 2014 Oct. 22, 2014 ShowEast: Oct THE SOUND AND THE FURY New Technologies / Films: Edge of Tomorrow, 22 Jump Street, Transformers 4 3 WORLD BOX OFFICE Power 5 / Films: Tomorrowland, The Hobbit: There and Back Again, Unbroken May 2, 2014 May 6, 2014 May 14, 2014 Nov. 11, 2014 Nov. 13, 2014 Nov. 21, 2014 ShowCanada: June 3 5 ADVERTISING CONTACT Susan Uhrlass / VP Advertising CineAsia: TBD

4 2014 DISPLAY RATES EFFECTIVE ISSUE DATE Jan MAGAZINE TRIM 8.25" x " / 49p6 x 65p3 / 210.5mm x 276.5mm MARCH 7, 1925 OUR SUBSCRIBERS ARE ALL THE MAJOR THEATER CIRCUITS, INCLUDING: Regal Entertainment Group AMC Entertainment Cinemark USA Carmike Cinemas Cineplex Entertainment Rave Motion Picture Theaters Marcus Theatres Corporation Hollywood Theaters National Amusements Empire Theatres Harkins Theatres Malco Theatres Georgia Theatre Company Great Escape Theatres $130 per column inch 2.3" 13p10 / 58mm $2 per word send copy and billing info via to SPREAD $6055 COVERS $4037 FULL $3681 HALF H $2587 HALF V $2587 THIRD V $1936 QUARTER $1573 COVER BURST $ " x " 99p0 x 65p3 419mm x 276mm 7.25" x 9.75" 43p6 x 58p7 184mm x 248mm 7.25" x 9.75" 43p6 x 58p7 184mm x 248mm 7.25" x 4.75" 43p6 x 28p6 184mm x 121mm 3.5" x 9.75" 21p0 x 58p7 89mm x 248mm 2.3" x 9.75" 13p10 x 58p7 58mm x 248mm 3.5" x 4.75" 21p0 x 28p6 89mm x 121mm 2.0" x 2.0" 12p0 x 12p0 51mm x 51mm 16.5" x " 99p0 x 65p3 419mm x 276mm 8.5" x " 50p3 x 66p9 216mm x 283mm 8.5" x " 50p3 x 66p9 216mm x 283mm 8.5" x 5.5" 50p3 x 32p11 216mm x 140mm 4.125" x " 24p9 x 66p9 105mm x 283mm 2.9" x " 17p7 x 66p9 74mm x 283mm available to full-page and spread advertisers only NO LIVE MATTER WITHIN.25" (0P9 OR 7MM) OF FINAL TRIM SIZE. ON SPREADS ALLOW.25" (0P9 OR 7MM) SAFETY ON EACH SIDE OF THE GUTTER. ALL MARKS SHOULD BE OFFSET AT LEAST.125 (0P4.5 OR 3.5MM) FROM TRIM. ALL ADS SUPPLIED MUST BE CMYK. ALL IMAGES MUST BE NO LESS THAN 300DPI. CONTACT YOUR SALES REP FOR SPOT COLOR AVAILABILITY. UPLOAD ADS VIA FTP TO FTP.BOXOFFICEADMIN.COM / PASSWORD: MOVIEBUSINESS AND PLACE INTO FOLDER NAMED FOR THE MONTH IN WHICH YOUR AD WILL RUN. FORMAT: HI-REZ PDF/X-1A WITH FONTS EMBEDDED. FILES SHOULD CONFORM TO SWOP GUIDELINES, AND TOTAL INK DENSITY SHOULD NOT EXCEED 300%. VIEW SPECIFICATIONS ONLINE AT EXHIBITION BRIEFS EXECUTIVE SUITE NATO NEWS CHARTS & GRAPHS MARQUEE AWARD SECRET WEAPON BIG PICTURE COMING SOON ON THE HORIZON SNEAK PEEK BOOKING GUIDE 3D CALENDAR CLASSIFIEDS Stories from the field promotions, products and personalities Dateline DC: NATO CEO John Fithian discusses the state of the industry News and views from the NATO executive team A illustrative look at current box office numbers and trends Our salute to an outstanding domestic or international motion picture cinema We congratulate the real stars theater staff working deep in the trenches Each month we examine the box office prospects of a major studio release Summaries of the month's studio and independent releases A look ahead to the coming month's releases A pictorial look at films in production Complere booking informaiton for over upcoming 150 films Sponsored listing of all 3D releases to be released in the coming years Buy and sell your theater, services or products. 4

5 BOXOFFICE PRO ON THE IPAD The "live" digital version of BoxOffice Pro is now available on the ipad with the best of the magazine's features with news, box office results and social network tracking updated daily. SCREEN DIMENSIONS FILE SIZE FILE TYPES FREQUENCY 1536 x 2048 (portrait) / 2048 x 1536 (landscape) 20MB Adobe InDesign 5.0 or greater / Layered.PSD files Monthly (with live updates of box office results) PINCH AND ZOOM EXTERNAL WEB LINKS INTERACTIVE PHOTO GALLERY VIDEO PLAYER When tapped, hotspots on your ad will launch any webpage within the app Web page should not have any Adobe Flash content and should not be graphics heavy When tapped, small thumbnails can launch larger images Supply no more than six images at 1536 x 2048 (portrait AND landscape orientations for each image) Video hotspot will launch full screen video screen Videos :30 or shorter will be embedded within the app. Longer videos will stream from our servers Supply.mp4 file(s) using.h264 compression at no larger than 1280x720 (16:9 ratio) STRAIGHT-FROM-PRINT INSTRUCTIONS Your BoxOffice Pro full-page ad can be adapted to the ipad in the portrait orientation. However, you or your agency would also need to provide a landscape version. Our production department will make any adjustments need to fit the ipad screen. If you plan to do this, make sure live material is no closer than.375" (2p3 or 10mm) from both the top and bottom of the ad to accommodate the ipad's navigation bars. EXTERNAL WEB LINKS AUDIOVISUAL You can add a link to an external web page by simply ing the link to It will be applied to your company logo. If you would like to add a photo gallery, video or sound file to your ad, upload them via ftp to our ad server. Instructions are on page 4 of this document. Ken Bacon, Executive Editor/Creative Director /

6 BOXOFFICE.COM BoxOffice.com has been online for 20 years, launching our site at the dawn of the Web in It is updated continuously each day with news, results and analysis. LEADERBOARD 728px x 90px SKYSCRAPER 160px x 600px SMALL SKYSCRAPER 120px x 600 MEDIUM RECTANGLE 300px x 250px SMALL BANNER 300px x 60px FORMATS Flash / JPG / GIF / Javascript / 40kb max RICH MEDIA CAPABILITIES AVAILABLE ADVERTISING CONTACT Susan Uhrlass / VP Advertising In consideration of publication, Advertiser and its Agency agree to indemnify and hold Publisher harmless against any expense or loss by reason of any claims arising out of publication. All contents of advertisements are subject to Publisher's approval. Publisher reserves the right to reject or cancel any advertisement, insertion order, space reservation or position commitment at anytime. Publisher shall not be liable for any cost or damages if for any reason publisher fails to publish an ad or for errors in key number or advertiser index. Conditions, other than rates, are subject to change by publisher without notice. Cancellation of any space reservation by the advertiser or its agency for any reason other that of change in rates will result in an adjustmen of the rate (shortage) based on past space used at the earned frequency or volume rate. Cancellation or changes in orders may not be made by the advertiser or its agency after closing date. Advertisements not received by closing date will not be entitled to approval or revision by advertiser or its agency. Positioning of advertisements is at the descretion of the publisher except where re- in writing, by the publisher. No conditions other than those set forth on this rate card shall be binding on the publish- the publisher. Publisher is not liable for delays in delivery/ or non-delivery in the event of an Act of God, action by any governmental or quasi-gov- explosion, embargo, strikes whether legal or illegal, labor or material shortage, transportation of any kind, work slow-down, or any coniditon beyond the control of publisher affecting production or delivery in any manner. Publisher has the right to hold advertiser and its agency jointly and severally liable for monies due and payable to Publisher for advertising ordered and published. Should collection efforts be necessary, advertiser and its agency agree to pay all attorney fees incurred with connection with collection and advertising that was published. All advertisements are accepted and published by the Publisher on the representation that the advertiser and/or advertising agency are properly authorized to publish the entire contents and subject matter thereof. When advertisments containing the names, pictures and/or testimonials of living persons are submitted for publication, the order or request for the publication thereof shall be deemed to be a representation by the Advertiser and/or Agency that they have obtained written consent of the use in the advertisement of the name, picture and/or testimonials of any living person which is contained therein. It is understood that the Advertiser and/or Agency will indemnify and save the Publisher harmless from and against any loss, expense or other liability resulting from any claims or suits for liable, violations of the rights or privacy, plagerism, copyright infringement, and any other claims or suits that may arise out of the publication of such advertisemnt. All ads run on a prepaid basis until credit is approved. 6