Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol makes Singapore Debut in Dolby Surround 7.1
Dolby Laboratories announced today that Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol will premiere on December 14th in Singapore with Dolby Surround 7.1 at Shaw Theatres Lido Cineplex. Directed by Academy Award-winner Brad Bird and featuring an all-star cast the fourth installment of the mega-successful Mission: Impossible franchise has been described as the most inventive, action-filled and visually arresting yet. Through Dolby Surround 7.1 movie goers watching Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol will experience more immersive depth and realism through the cinema audio experience. Tom Cruise returns in the starring role as Ethan Hunt and is joined by an international cast that includes Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg, Paula Patton, Michael Nyqvist, Vladimir Mashkov, Josh Holloway, Anil Kapoor and Léa Seydoux.
With the ability for content creators to mix in a discrete 7.1 format, Dolby Surround 7.1 provides four surround zones to better orchestrate audio channels in a movie theatre environment. The four surround zones incorporate the traditional Left Surround and Right Surround with new Back Surround Left and Back Surround Right zones.The addition of the two Back Surround zones enhances directionality in panning 360 degrees around the theatre.