Kinepolis generates EUR 117.3 million revenue and EUR 14.9 million profit in the first half year

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Half-yearly Financial Report 30 June 2012
Press Release - regulated information
23 August 2012 - 6.30am

* 9.4 million admissions: 2.1% less than the first half of 2011
* Combined 0.7% rise in Box Office revenue and In-theatre Sales (ITS)
* Strong growth in Business-to-Business (B2B) revenue
* Real estate: rental income up
* Positive impact of Brightfish acquisition
* Digitisation complete: Kinepolis 100% digital
* Current EBITDA 6.6% higher than previous year
* Current profit up by 9.6%
* Increase in free cash flow from EUR 14.2 million to EUR 15.6 million
* Rise in net financial debt from EUR 76.5 million on 31 December 2011 to EUR 104.8 million on 30 June 2012 due to the share buy-back for EUR 30.7 million and the dividend payments of EUR 10.6 million

About Kinepolis

Kinepolis Group NV was formed in 1997 as a result of the merger of two family-run cinema groups and was listed on the stock exchange in 1998. Kinepolis offers an innovative cinema concept which serves as a pioneering model within the industry. In addition to its cinema business, the Group is also active in film distribution, event organization, screen publicity and property management.

In Europe, Kinepolis Group NV has 63 cinemas spread across Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Spain, Luxembourg, Switzerland and Poland. Since the acquisition of Canadian movie theatre group Landmark Cinemas and American movie theatre group MJR Theatres, Kinepolis also operates 37 cinemas in Canada and 10 in the US.

In total, Kinepolis Group currently operates 110 cinemas worldwide, with a total of 1,132 screens and more than 200,000 seats. Kinepolis’ employees are all committed to giving millions of visitors an unforgettable movie experience.

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A. Van Troos,
Communication Manager

Kinepolis Group nv
The Office I
Moutstraat 132-146
B - 9000 Gent

T: +32 9 241 00 16


Kinepolis Group NV
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Moutstraat 132-146
B-9000 Gent

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