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Press Release

08/29/2012

The Walt Disney Studios (Disney, Pixar, Marvel) 3D MOVIES NOW AVAILABLE ON LG CINEMA 3D SMART TV’s

LG Smart TV users are now able to experience the cinema-like 3D viewing experience with movies from Disney, Pixar & Marvel.

29th August 2012, Sydney– LG Electronics (LG) is bringing excitement back into Australian homes with today’s announcement that Disney, Pixar & Marvel film content is now available across its  CINEMA 3D Smart TV range. The launch of the 3D movie service will let customers enjoy a selection of classic Disney entertainment in an immersive 3D environment, created by LG’s CINEMA SCREEN design.

Viewers will have the ability to initially choose from 15 new and recently released movie favourites including The Avengers and Toy Story 1 and 2.

“We’re delighted to be bringing The Walt Disney Studios quality family entertainment to LG’s CINEMA 3D Smart TV’s,” said Brad Reed, Senior Marketing Manager – Content and Services. “The availability of these titles including blockbuster 3D favourites, is a great example of our commitment to providing  customers with the best 3D content, and we will continue to expand the offering in the future.”

From this month LG Smart TV owners will be able to purchase any of the 15 movies titles made available via their Smart TV.  Content ranges  from current release titles available on DVD/Blu-ray (at $7.59 per movie) to the previously released favourites, now made available in 3D, such as The Lion King and Toy Story ($6.59 per movie).

Titles available now:
 
-    Cars 2
-    Chicken Little
-    Fright Night
-    Gnomeo & Juliet
-    John Carter
-    Mars Needs Moms
-    Meet the Robinsons
-    Nightmare Before Christmas
-    Pirates of The Caribbean 4
-    Tangled
-    The Avengers
-    The Lion King
-    Toy Story
-    Toy Story 2
-    Tron Legacy
 
Titles coming soon:
-    Finding Nemo
-    Bolt
-    Brave
 
In celebration of the launch of The Walt Disney Studios titles, LG is offering consumers who purchase a new 2012 3D Cinema TV a $100 LG Apps credit that can be used to purchase the new 3D movie content.

The $100 credit and promotional offer will be available to customers to redeem online at au.lgappstv.com, when they sign up and create an LG AppsTV account . The promotion period is between 13th September – 7th November.

Once purchased the films will be available for viewing for 48 hours.

The availability of The Walt Disney Studios titles will provide LG Smart TV customers with even more options to view premium content.

Other current premium content providers available on LG Smart TVs include: Bigpond Movies, ABC iView, BigpondTV, Cnet, uctv.tm, AFL TV, NRL.TV,  YouTube, Skype, CNBC, MLB.TV, Facebook, Accuweather.com, Google maps, Twitter, vTuner, Red Bull TV, SBS On-Demand and SMH.tv.

Note:
Promotional credits may be used  onfor movies or games before they expire on 31st December 2012.
3D Movie content can also be viewed in 2D by switching the LG Smart TV to 2D mode.
Broadband internet service is required to access the Smart TV offering and data charges may apply.


ENDS

For further information, please contact:
Carla Dovgan – LG-One
t. +61 2 8281 3856
m. +61 424 999 740
e:carla.dovgan@lg-one.com

Lena Sachs – LG-One
t. +61 2 8281 3875
m. +61 424 143 545
e: lena.sachs@lg-one.com

About LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company
The LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company is a top global player in flat panel displays, audio players, video products, monitors, commercial displays and security systems for the consumer and commercial markets. LG's product areas include LCD and plasma televisions, LED LCD monitors, home theatre systems, Blu-ray Disc™ players, audio components, video players and plasma display panels. While focusing on creating feature-rich devices, the company is also pursuing stylish designs and pushing technological boundaries to improve the home entertainment experience. LG HE company is also a leader in providing commercial (or B2B) products such as digital signage, video conference system and IP security cameras.

About LG Electronics, Inc.
LG Electronics, Inc. (KSE: 066570.KS) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, employing more than 93,000 people working in over 120 operations around the world. With 2010 global sales of 55.8 trillion Korean won (USD 48.2 billion), LG comprises four business units – Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, and Air Conditioning & Energy Solutions. LG is one of the world’s leading producers of flat panel TVs, mobile devices, air conditioners, washing machines, and refrigerators. LG has signed a long-term agreement to become both a Global Partner and a Technology Partner of Formula 1™. As part of this top-level association, LG acquires exclusive designations and marketing rights as the official consumer electronics, mobile phone and data processor of this global sporting event. For more information, please visit www.lg.com.au, or like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/LGAustralia

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