Studios (MGM), Park Circus and EON Productions have announced a series of
special screenings in memory of Sir Roger Moore, to take place at cinemas
across the world including: ODEON Cinemas (UK), AMC Theatres (U.S.) and
HOYTS (Australia, New Zealand), beginning 31 May 2017. Additional
locations to be announced soon.
The newly restored 4K versions of The Spy Who Loved Me and For
Your Eyes Only will be screened with 50 percent of all proceeds
benefitting UNICEF. As a Goodwill Ambassador, Sir Roger had been a
dedicated and passionate supporter of UNICEF since 1991.
Michael G. Wilson and
Barbara Broccoli of EON Productions, long-standing producers of the James
Bond films said “In honour of Sir Roger Moore, we are delighted these Bond
screenings will benefit UNICEF which was the charity closest to his
Gary Barber, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, MGM added “Sir Roger
Moore left an indelible imprint on audiences worldwide. There is no better
way to remember Roger’s legacy than bringing back his iconic performances
as James Bond to cinemas across the world while aiding UNICEF, the charity
he steadfastly supported.”
Nick Varley, CEO of distributor Park Circus said “Park Circus is extremely
privileged to be MGM’s library distributor and we are delighted to have
the chance to celebrate the life and work of Sir Roger Moore through these
screenings, and most particularly as it benefits UNICEF, an organization
very close to Sir Roger.”
We would also like to thank Deluxe Technicolor Digital Cinema for kindly
facilitating the delivery of this project to cinemas for us.
The Spy Who Loved Me and For Your Eyes Only will screen
worldwide from 31 May in memory of Sir Roger Moore, with 50 percent of all
proceeds going to UNICEF. Those who cannot make these screenings can
donate to UNICEF directly.
Find a tribute screening near you.