Not sure how much of this will be used but the info is collected and I'm not throwing it away yet!
LOTR movie premieres - Embassy Theatre
(this is info on the premieres involving the Embassy Theatre.)
TORn Scrapbook - images and image groups:
- Wellington Cave Troll Looms Over Embassy Theatre (3 images) - 16th Dec 2001
- Gollum at the Embassy Theater - 18th May 2003
- Fell Beast on Theatre 1 - 1st Dec 2003
- Fell Beast on Theatre 2 - 1st Dec 2003
- Fell Beast on Theatre 3 - 1st Dec 2003
- Fell Beast Above Embassy Theatre = 22nd Nov 2003 (4 images)
- Fell Beast being hoisted onto Theatre = 23rd Nov 2003
- Fell Beast at the Embassy Theatre - 22nd Nov 2003 (21 images)
- Gollum at the Embassy Theater - 18th May 2003 (posted well after taken)
- The 'Rings' premiere in NZ. - Jul. 11, 2001 (report that NZ premiere of FOTR will be at Wellington.)
- December 18, 2002 - Kiwi News Roundup From The Embassy - @TT premiere, "Before an audience of thousands of (undoubtedly parochial) onlookers, Jackson made New Line Executive Mark Ordesky promise that the debut for RoTK would be in Wellington."
TORn News Archives:
- December 12, 2002 - The NZ Premiere - PJ's Promise And Kiwi Roundup "confirmed: The Return of the King premiere will be held in Wellington"
- May 8, 2003 - NZ ROTK Premiere Drama Continues "Wellington is not guaranteed the world premiere of the third Lord of the Rings movie"
- Capital First to see the Rings. - 11-19-00 (Announcement: Embassy will be first in NZ to air FOTR but not confirmed yet as the site of World Premiere.)
- LOTR Marathon at the Embassy, and countdown clock - 11-04-03 - Taniwha sent in the link to the countdown clock and webcam overlooking the home of ROTK's world premiere, The Embassy Theatre. He also sent word of a really good trilogy marathon to be held at the Embassy.
- ANZ Planning Jumbo Jet Embassy Flyby - November 29th, 2003
- Kiwi News Roundup From The Embassy - December 18th, 2002 (TTT premiere)
- There And Back Again – Part II - December 24th, 2003 (report of ROTK premiere) "The guest list for the World Premiere originally was for about 700 or so people but this number tripled, so in the end they had a guest list of over 2000 people. Yes, enough to assault the dark lord of Mordor in his tower. Because of this major change, the Premiere was split up and held at two theaters: The Embassy and the Reading Cinemas. "
- Extended version of FOTR *will* screen in New Zealand! - October 29, 2002 (Embassy will screen FOTR-EE - exclusive to NZ)
- More Cave Troll Action - 11-28-01 "The finished Cave Troll is going to stand outside the Embassy Theatre for the NZ premiere of FOTR"
- New Zealand RotK Charity Shows - 9-01-03 (info on ticket sales for showing the week of the premiere... I think)
- More Paris Premiere News - 7-12-02 (speculation continues about the Embassy hosting the world premiere of TTT)
- The premiere will be in Wellington - Nov. 16, 2000 (possible indication that the FOTR world premiere would be in Wellington)