Spectacular fantasy-adventure Dungeons and Dragons: Honour Among Thieves brings the cult board game to the big screen. Not conversant in the art of D&D? Don't worry – reviews have praised the movie's ability to communicate with both D&D veterans and newcomers alike as it wraps audiences in a spirited and humourous adventure.
Star Trek's Chris Pine leads the starry cast as Edgin, the leader of a likeable group of brigands. They're on a quest to find a mystical treasure, but in the process discover their world is under threat. With a scene-chewing supporting role from Paddington 2's Hugh Grant, plus all manner of wondrous effects and action sequences, it's the big-screen feast you deserve in time for the Easter holidays.
Dungeons and Dragons is playing at Cineworld in a host of dynamic and exciting formats, so how will you choose to move forward? Scroll down to find out more.
1. Expand your Neverwinter horizons in IMAX
IMAX's unique aspect ratio (1.90:1 versus anamorphic widescreen's 2.39:1) emboldens and enhances the film's colourful and vibrant depiction of fantastical Neverwinter, enveloping you in all manner of environments. While D&D experts can spot the Easter Eggs studded throughout the backdrop of the movie, newbies can simply revel in the scale and spectacle of IMAX, which is enhanced by a pin-sharp remastering process and dual projection.
The end result imbues more warmth and sharpness into the picture. Combine this perfectly tuned and integrated surround sound, and it promises to be the D&D experience you've been waiting for. The following video indicates what you're in for.
2. 4DX will make you feel like you're part of the action
Immersive 4DX technology, replete with thrilling multi-sensory effects and moving seats, is exclusive to Cineworld cinemas in the UK and Ireland. So, don't miss the chance to truly feel the new Dungeons and Dragons movie as you watch it. While Michelle Rodriguez's badass character Holga gets down and dirty in the hand-to-hand combat sequences, there's also plenty of dragon-related mayhem to have you viscerally reacting in your seat.
Be a part of the D&D action with stimulating effects like water, wind, scent and strobe lighting, all of which are timed to enhance what’s happening on screen. High-tech motion programming commands your seat to move and vibrate in time with every punch, dive and fire-breathing effect.
Don't take our word for it – take a look at the following clip to get a sense of the 4DX experience in action.
3. Be engulfed by a world beyond your imagination in ScreenX
Neverwinter is a dynamic environment studded with all manner of remarkable sights. So, do the concept justice and experience it in ScreenX, exclusive to Cineworld cinemas in the UK.
The state-of-the-art technology uses up to 12 additional projectors to extend the film out onto the side walls of the screening room. This means that the action sequences, some of which involve moving labyrinths populated with dangerous creatures, gain greater levels of immersion and excitement.
Find out more about ScreenX in the video below.
4. Ensure your D&D viewing feels like a masterpiece in Superscreen
Superscreen ensures that every movie feels like a masterpiece. Breathtaking multidimensional sound, powered by epic Dolby Atmos speakers, combines with state-of-the-art projection on our huge screens, so every second that you spend with Edgin and the gang in Neverwinter is a beauty to behold.
The Superscreen experience is outlined in the following behind-the-scenes video.
5. Make it a D&D adventure to remember in Cineworld ViP
It's not enough to simply watch the new Dungeons and Dragons blockbuster. Instead, watch and indulge in the ViP treatment at a Cineworld cinema near you.
Take advantage of complimentary dining and access to our exclusive lounge 45 minutes prior to the start of the movie. Indulge in unlimited snacks and drinks and recline in our luxury seats as the movie plays out in front of you.
Discover the luxurious nature of Cineworld ViP in the following behind-the-scenes video.
It's time to roll the dice and engage in Dungeons and Dragons: Honour Among Thieves at Cineworld. Click here to book your tickets and tweet us @Cineworld with your big-screen plans. The movie opens on March 31st.