Yellow Submarine, the classic animated film starring the four lads from Liverpool, will be seen in theaters again in late May. Cineplex Entertainment announced Yellow Submarine, the animated feature first released in 1968 will return to theaters for one night only on Thursday, May 24, 2012, show times vary by location. Currently out of print, this landmark movie has been restored by hand, frame-by-frame in 4K digital resolution for the first time by Paul Rutan Jr. and his team of specialists at Triage Motion Pictures and Eque Inc.
“Yellow Submarine has been delicately restored, bringing back the rich and vibrant colours it was known for and the legendary music of The Beatles comes to life in 5.1 Dolby digital surround sound,” said Pat Marshall, Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations, Cineplex Entertainment. “The Beatles remain one of the biggest bands in music today with generations of fans who will not want to miss this masterful and influential movie that we have brought back to the big screen for one night only.”
The Beatles’ classic 1968 animated feature film, Yellow Submarine, has been digitally restored for DVD and Blu-ray release on June 5 in North America. The film’s repackaged song track album will be reissued on CD on the same date.