Do your children enjoy going to the theater but about halfway through the movie they were begging to see become a little restless or bored? The may not with this brand new idea in family movie viewing. As "The Little Mermaid" returns to the big screen for a limited time, Disney now offers a brand new way to enjoy the movie experience with an interactive app to be used during the show.
Just download the free “Second Screen Live: The Little Mermaid App” to an Apple iPad or iPad mini and head to a participating theater. This app allows viewers to engage with the movie and other viewers as they interact with the film, play games, find hidden treasure, sing along, and compete with the audience for the chance to win great prizes.
What are the participating theaters?
· City Center 15: Cinema de Lux; White Plains, NY
· Farmingdale Multiplex Cinemas; Farmingdale, NY
· Arclight Beach Cities; El Segundo, CA
· Arclight Sherman Oaks; Sherman Oaks, CA
· Muvico Thousand Oaks 14; Thousand Oaks, CA
· AMC Empire 25; New York, NY
· AMC Garden State 16; Paramus, NJ
· AMC Burbank 16; Burbank, CA
· AMC Downtown Disney 12; Anaheim, CA
· AMC Bay Street 16; Emeryville, CA
· AMC Town Center 20; Leawood, KS
· Century Huntington Beach and XD; Huntington Beach, CA
· Cinemark West Plano and XD; West Plano, TX
· Carmike Wynnsong 16; Knoxville, TN
· Carmike 15; Columbus, GA
And a special run is taking place at the El Capitan theater in Los Angeles, CA on Sundays & Thursdays from September 15th through October 13th.
For more information about The Little Mermaid: Second Screen Live! theater screenings, locations and ticket purchases, visit http://movies.disney.com/the-little-mermaid/second-screen-live . Tickets are now available for purchase online or at the box office of participating theaters.
To download the FREE “Second Screen Live: The Little Mermaid App,” visit the iTunes Store. (iPad or iPad mini with iOS 5.0 or higher is required.)
You can also take home the movie on Oct. 1, 2013, as “The Little Mermaid” becomes available for the first time ever on Blu-ray 3D™, Blu-ray™, Digital Copy and High Definition Digital formats. For more information, visit Disney.com/TheLittleMermaid.
Enjoy this sneak peek video of the return of "The Little Mermaid."