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“Dr. Coppelius!!”: The North American 70mm Engagements
“In breathtaking 70mm and Stereophonic Sound”

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Compiled by: Michael CoateDate: 11.09.2022
The following is a reference / historical listing of the North American 70-millimeter presentations of “Dr. Coppelius!!” (aka “El Fantastico Mundo del Doctor Coppelius” and “The Mysterious House of Dr. C”). These were the cinemas worth seeking out to experience the best presentation of this motion picture.

The Childhood Productions fantasy adaptation of of the ballet “Coppelia” was directed by Ted Kneeland and starred Walter Slezak and Claudia Corday. The film was originally released in Spain in 1966.

Out of the hundreds of first-run films released in North America during 1968, “Dr. Coppelius!!” was among only eleven released with 70mm prints (seven, including “Dr. Coppelius!!,” from large format or large aperture origination plus four blow-ups).

The 70mm prints of “Dr. Coppelius!!” featured six-track stereophonic sound and full-frame imagery sourced from MCS Superpanorama 70.

Opening date … locale — cinema (duration in weeks) [notes]

1968-12-25 … New York — Kips Bay (5) [U.S. premiere engagement]

SUBSEQUENT 70MM ENGAGEMENTS

1976-11-03 … Salt Lake City — Regency (1)

The information included in this article was principally referenced from film industry trade publications, regional newspaper promotion and print enclosures. Special thanks to Bill Kallay and Bill Kretzel.

International 70mm engagements of this title have not been accounted for in this article.

If you believe this article contains any errors or omissions, please consider emailing the author or editor.
 
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