Catch The Much-Anticipated XXX – Return Of Xander Cage In The Most Immersive Cinema Experience

If you are a fan of the xXx Xander Cage franchise, love Vin Diesel and are an IMAX fan, Ster-Kinekor is treating you to a weekend of exclusive pre-screenings of the new all-action 3D movie in the most immersive cinema experience.

While xXx – Return of Xander Cage releases nationally at Ster-Kinekor cinemas on Friday, 27 January, including in IMAX® 3D, die-hard fans can be among the first to catch the third instalment of this popular global franchise, with the special pre-screenings scheduled at the seven IMAX cinemas countrywide, across all shows, on Saturday, 21 and Sunday, 22 January.

xXx: Return of Xander Cage is directed by D. J. Caruso and written by F. Scott Frazier. It stars Vin Diesel who reprises his popular role as Xander Cage, Donnie Yen, Deepika Padukone, Kris Wu, Ruby Rose, Tony Jaa, Nina Dobrev, Toni Collette and Samuel L. Jackson. This is the third film in the multi-million dollar xXx franchise, and a sequel to both xXx (2002) and xXx: State of the Union (2005).

Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage (Vin Diesel), thought to be long dead, comes out of self-imposed exile as recruited by the CIA to race villain Xiang (Donnie Yen) to recover a powerful weapon known as ‘Pandora’s Box’, a device that can control every military satellite in the world. Recruiting a group of thrill-seeking cohorts, including a sharpshooter and a hacker, Xander finds himself entangled in a deadly conspiracy of corruption and collusion among world governments, including insiders in his own country’s government.

The IMAX release of xXx – Return of Xander Cage has been digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of An IMAX 3D Experience® with proprietary IMAX DMR® (Digital Re-mastering) technology. The crystal-clear images coupled with IMAX’s customised theatre geometry and powerful digital audio create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are a part of all the action-packed drama that this movie has to offer.

Enjoy the exclusive IMAX pre-screenings, and the national release, of xXx – Return of Xander Cage – the IMAX® 3D Experience at Ster-Kinekor’s seven IMAX theatres across the country, situated at Eastgate in Johannesburg, Cradlestone Mall in Krugersdorp, Mall of Africa in Midrand, The Grove Mall in Pretoria, Gateway in Durban, Baywest Mall in Port Elizabeth and CapeGate in Cape Town.

Bookings are now open for the pre-screenings in IMAX at 20:00 on 21 and 22 January. Members of the various Ster-Kinekor loyalty programmes will enjoy all the benefits and discounts offered by the different programmes from SK Club, Discovery Vitality and Edgars Club, when booking tickets for this film.

The film releases at all Ster-Kinekor sites countrywide on Friday, 27 January. In addition to the IMAX cinemas, it can also be enjoyed in the luxury of Ster-Kinekor’s Cine Prestige 3D cinemas at select sites, and in 3D and 2D at all Ster-Kinekor sites nationally. The film’s classification is 10-12 PG and the running time is 107 mins.

For more information, and to make bookings for the IMAX release of xXx – Return of Xander Cage, visit www.sterkinekor.com. Follow @sterkinekor on Twitter or Ster-Kinekor Theatres on Facebook. For queries, call Ticketline on 0861 MOVIES (668 437) or book at the box office.

By Andrew Germishuys

Founder of SAMDB, Andrew has worked full time in the film industry since the early 2000's. He has trained as an actor, completing his LAMDA Gold Medal, and attending many courses in Cape Town acting studios, with masterclasses with some of the international industries top directors, producers and filmmakers. Working as an actor and armourer in the film and television industry have given Andrew a great balance of skills across the board when it comes to the entertainment industry. Catch him on Twitter: twitter.com/andrewgerm_za Instagram: instagram.com/andrewgerm_za IMDb: www.imdb.com/name/nm5390453/