films burst onto screens at Burnham-On-Sea's Ritz Cinema
movies will be coming to Burnham-On-Sea's cinema for the first
time later this week.
Ritz in Victoria Street has invested £75,000 in a new state-of-the-art
digital projector, which is being installed this week in readiness
for Friday's first 3D screening.
Avartar will be the first film to get the 3D treatment,
with the re-make of Alice In Wonderland to follow next
owner Pat and Beryl Scott, pictured, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"3D is the current buzz word in the cinema world and we want
The Ritz to be a part of it."
very excited to have bought a brand new digital projector that
will enable us to launch our first 3D screenings later this week."
will need to wear 3D glasses to fully enjoy the film, but they
are very comfortable, high quality specs nothing like the cheap
ones from the 1980s!"
really do bring films alive and put you in the middle of film
scenes. It's quite incredible!"
first 3D screening will be Avatar at 4.10pm and 7.30pm
this Friday, February 26th. Alice In Wonderland will debut
on March 5th.
added: "There has been a lot of interest already and we hope
that the popularity grows and makes it financially viable in the
Ritz Cinema is one of just a handful of cinemas across the west
country with 3D installed. There are others in Barnstable, Bristol,
Taunton and Truro.
Ritz Cinema's owners, Pat and Beryl Scott, first revealed the
plans for a 3D projector to Burnham-On-Sea.com last