Warner Bros. Pictures, Castle Rock Entertainment
& Shangri-La Entertainment Host the Premiere of 'The Polar Express'
Starring Tom Hanks; Sunday, November 7th at Grauman's Chinese Theater
WHAT: Red carpet arrivals
at the Premiere of THE POLAR EXPRESS on
Sunday, November 7th at Grauman's Chinese Theater in
Hollywood, benefiting the USC School of Cinema-Television in
honor of its 75th anniversary to support the Robert Zemeckis
Center for Digital Arts.
WHO: From the
film: Tom Hanks, Nona Gaye, Robert Zemeckis
(director/writer/producer) with special guests: Jenna Boyd,
Arsenio Hall, David Hasselhoff, Sean Hayes, John Hensley,
Tyler Hoechlin, Will Yun Lee, Carolyn Murphy, Catherine
O'Hara, Kyla Pratt, Nia Vardalos & Ian Gomez, Jon Voight,
Fred Willard and many more.
WHEN: Sunday, November
6925 Hollywood Blvd.
Red carpet arrivals begin 11AM
Pre-party begins 12PM
Screening begins 2PM
This holiday season the Academy Award-winning
team of Tom Hanks and
director Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Cast
Away) reunite for The
Polar Express, an inspiring family adventure
based on the beloved
Caldecott Medal children's book by Chris Van
When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary
train ride to the
North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery
that shows him
that the wonder of life never fades for those
Castle Rock Entertainment presents, in association
Entertainment, a Playtone / ImageMovers /
Golden Mean Production of a
Robert Zemeckis Film: Tom Hanks in The Polar
Express. Directed by
Robert Zemeckis from a screenplay by Zemeckis
& William Broyles, Jr.,
the film is produced by Steve Starkey, Robert
Zemeckis, Gary Goetzman
and William Teitler and is based on the book
by Chris Van Allsburg.
Tom Hanks, Jack Rapke and Chris Van Allsburg
are the executive
producers. The production team includes directors
of photography Don
Burgess, A.S.C. and Robert Presley; production
designers Rick Carter
and Doug Chiang; and editors Jeremiah O'Driscoll
& R. Orlando Duenas.
Senior visual effects supervisors are Ken
Ralston and Jerome Chen.
Co-producer is Steven Boyd. Music score is
by Alan Silvestri, and
original songs by Glen Ballard and Alan Silvestri.
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The Polar Express is rated G by the MPAA.
The Polar Express will be released on
Wednesday, November 10, 2004 by
Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.