Mobilink along with Box Office premiers Watchmen
Karachi: March 07, 2009 - Mobilink, the country’s market leader in cellular communications and part of the Orascom Telecom Group; and Box Office, Pakistan’s leading distributor of quality films, today announced the launch of “Watchmen,” the highly anticipated blockbuster of 2009 in cinemas across Pakistan on March 6.
An American superhero film directed by Zack Snyder, Watchmen is based on the 1986 comic book limited series of the same name by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, now included in the “100 Best English Novels” from 1923 till present.
Bilal Munir Sheikh, Vice President Marketing, Mobilink commented, “There are more than 10 Blockbuster hit movies we have released in collaboration with Box Office. The cinema culture has certainly seen a positive change in the past few years due to such support. We at Mobilink are honored to make genuine contribution for our communities and by bringing these blockbuster movies in Pakistan and giving our fellow countrymen a memorable evening out.”
Maria Lotia, General Manager, Box Office, shared, “Cine-goers in Pakistan have responded enthusiastically to this trend of launching Hollywood blockbusters. We are delighted to continue our association with Mobilink and will continue to bring world class entertainment to the Pakistani cinemas.”
Mobilink has also supported local cinema along with international successes including Bond starrer Quantum of Solace and Casino Royale, Spiderman 3, Mission Impossible 3, The Incredible Hulk, Kung Fu Panda, Indiana Jones, Wanted and The Mummy.