The much anticipated movie Dhoom:3 to release in Dolby Atmos

Mumbai, September 27, 2013:  Dolby  Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB) and Yash Raj Films., today announced that the much awaited and  anticipated movie, Dhoom:3 will be releasing in Dolby® Atmos™ - the latest  cinema sound technology. Dolby Atmos unleashes the potential of sound in  storytelling by giving filmmakers the creative freedom to easily place or move  sounds anywhere in the movie theatre to create a life-like cinema sound  experience.

"We are really looking forward to  the release of Dhoom:3 in Dolby Atmos which will help bring alive the action  thriller for our audiences in the cinemas. Great audio has been one of the key  attributes of the Dhoom franchise, and this technology helps make the overall  experience more realistic for our audiences connecting them with the thrill,  excitement and the great music of the movie," said Aashish Singh, Vice  President - Production, Yash Raj Films Pvt. Ltd. "We believe that with Dolby  Atmos, we are ushering in a newer, better and bigger experience for the movie-going  audiences that will truly envelop them into the grandeur of Hindi movies,  elevating the complete cinematic experience while watching Dhoom:3."
  The Dhoom franchise has been a  tremendous success among Indian audiences around the world, and Dhoom:3 is all  set to pump up the adrenaline again. Produced by Aditya  Chopra, DHOOM:3 is written and directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya, popularly  known as Victor, who has written DHOOM & DHOOM:2. The movie will star  Amir Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Katrina Kaif and Uday Chopra in lead roles.

All set to release on 20th  December 2013, Dhoom:3 will receive a native Atmos mix at YRF Studios, which  has been upgraded to be capable of mixing in Dolby Atmos.
  Commenting on the announcement, Pankaj  Kedia, Country Manager, Dolby Laboratories India said, "We are very excited and  extremely delighted to work with one of the pioneers of the Indian cinema  industry. Yash Raj Films have always set benchmarks in aiming to provide the  best content to audiences not only in India but around the world. With Dhoom:3  in Dolby Atmos, the audiences would be treated to the most realistic cinematic experience  amplifying the action, emotion, excitement and thrill of the movie, like never  before." He further added, "As we move forward in this association, we are  committed to offer the Indian audiences the best of Bollywood's cinematic  experience."

Dolby Atmos will offer the most  advanced audio platform in cinematic surround sound that revolutionizes the  experience of sound in entertainment. It allows movie makers a new level of  creative control and ensures that audiences will experience the full impact of  the sound mix. This technology gives filmmakers greater control over the  definition and placement of sounds and is designed to help them unleash the  full depth and power of their creative visions.

About Dolby Atmos
  Dolby  Laboratories is equipping the cinema world with its new Dolby Atmos technology.  Dolby Atmos unleashes the potential of sound in storytelling by providing sound  experts the creative freedom to easily place or move specific sounds anywhere  in the movie theatre, not just where there happen to be speakers. The result is  what moviegoers have described as the most engaging and lifelike cinema sound  experience ever.

Introduced in  April 2012, Dolby Atmos has been embraced by all the major Hollywood studios,  six Academy Award® winning directors, and 10 Academy Award winning sound  mixers, among others. More than 250 Dolby Atmos screens have been installed or  committed to in 30 countries with over 85 exhibitor partners. More than 75  films from ten different countries-representing a broad range of genres, from  action thrillers and animated features to comedy and horror-have been or are  scheduled to be released with Dolby Atmos sound since the first film debuted in  June 2012. Dolby Atmos has received technical achievement awards from both the  Hollywood Post Alliance and the Cinema Audio Society.
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About Yash Raj  Films Pvt. Ltd.
  Yash Raj Films is a leading player in the Indian film industry and one  of country's premier independent Studio conglomerate. The Company's core lies  in the production and distribution of some of the industry's highest grossing  films. With offices also in New York, London, and Dubai, YRF handles the global  distribution of its own films. The Company also has its own music and home  entertainment labels, design cell and post-production facilities, internet,  digital, merchandising, licensing, marketing and talent management divisions,  as well as in-house units focused on the creation of television software, ad  films, and music videos. YRF also has its own state-of-the-art fully integrated  Studio, producing a slate of films annually, and thus making it an integral  part of the entertainment business in India. It has also set up a youth films  division, Y Films focused on making films on the youth and become the key platform  for giving opportunities for new talent. The Studio also announced its foray  into the International space, YRF Entertainment. More information about the  Company can be found at You may also connect with YRF on  Facebook ( Twitter  ( and  YouTube (

About Dhoom:3
  DHOOM:3, the next offering  from Yash Raj Films from the most popular franchise in the Indian film  industry, is already a much awaited media event of 2013. YRF anticipates the  film   to experience one of the largest  theatrical releases worldwide ever seen by an Indian film. With a stellar star  cast, the film aims to set a new benchmark amongst action films in Indian  Cinema.

Once again the franchise will  introduce a new modus operandi as it follows the path of police inspector Jai  Dixit (Abhishek Bachchan) and his lovable sidekick, Ali (Uday Chopra), in their  characteristic fight against crime. This time they come up against the  charismatic and versatile, Aamir Khan, who will take up the mantle of the  anti-hero and carry DHOOM:3 into hyper drive. The film also stars Katrina Kaif  in a lead role.

About Dolby Laboratories
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:  DLB) creates audio, video, and voice technologies that transform entertainment  and communications in mobile devices, at the cinema, at home, and at work. For  nearly 50 years, sight and sound experiences have become more vibrant, clear,  and meaningful in Dolby. For more information please visit