PRN: The Beatles’ Restored Yellow Submarine Feature Film Set For Theatrical Release In May

The Beatles’ Restored Yellow Submarine Feature Film Set For Theatrical Release In May

Once upon a time…or maybe twice…there was an unearthly paradise called Pepperland…

LOS ANGELES, April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The Beatles’ classic 1968 animated feature film, Yellow Submarine, has been digitally restored and will be presented on the big screen in select theaters across the United States in May. EMI and Apple Corps Ltd. have teamed with D&E Entertainment ( to give Beatles fans of all ages the opportunity to come together and share in this visually stunning movie and soundtrack. On May 5 at the famed Ziegfeld Theatre in New York City, Yellow Submarine will start its theatrical campaign with an 8pm screening.


Currently out of print, the film has been restored in 4K digital resolution for the first time by Paul Rutan Jr. and his team of specialists at Triage Motion Picture Services and Eque Inc. Due to the delicate nature of the hand-drawn original artwork, no automated software was used in the digital clean-up of the film’s restored photochemical elements. This was all done by hand, frame by frame. The restored film will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on June 5 (June 4 internationally), and the film’s songtrack album will be reissued on CD on the same date.

Yellow Submarine aficionado John Lasseter (Chief Creative Officer, Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios) wrote in his essay for the DVD and Blu-ray packages, “As a fan of animation and as a filmmaker, I tip my hat to the artists of Yellow Submarine, whose revolutionary work helped pave the way for the fantastically diverse world of animation that we all enjoy today.”

“We are ecstatic and honored to have been selected and entrusted to give Yellow Submarine a theatrical campaign,” stated Evan Saxon and Doug Kluthe from D&E Entertainment. “We’re setting up matinee screenings so parents can share with their children as well as evening screenings for all to enjoy. The digital cinema presentation will be the absolute best viewing experience and representation of the hard work put into the film.”

Yellow Submarine‘s confirmed theatrical screening dates, cities and theaters have been posted at and

Directed by George Dunning, and written by Lee Minoff, Al Brodax, Jack Mendelsohn and Erich Segal, Yellow Submarine began its voyage to the screen when Brodax, who had previously produced nearly 40 episodes of ABC’s animated Beatles TV series, approached The Beatles’ manager Brian Epstein with a unique vision for a full-length animated feature.

Yellow Submarine, based upon a song by John Lennon and Paul McCartney, is a fantastic tale brimming with peace, love, and hope, propelled by Beatles songs, including “Eleanor Rigby,” “When I’m Sixty-Four,” “Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds,” “All You Need Is Love,” and “It’s All Too Much.” When the film debuted in 1968, it was instantly recognized as a landmark achievement, revolutionizing a genre by integrating the freestyle approach of the era with innovative animation techniques.

Inspired by the generation’s new trends in art, the film resides with the dazzling Pop Art styles of Andy Warhol, Martin Sharp, Alan Aldridge and Peter Blake. With art direction and production design by Heinz Edelmann, Yellow Submarine is a classic of animated cinema, featuring the creative work of animation directors Robert Balser and Jack Stokes with a team of animators and technical artists.

“I thought from the very beginning that the film should be a series of interconnected shorts,” remembered Edelmann. “The style should vary every five minutes or so to keep the interest going until the end.” These styles included melding live-action photography with animation, 3-dimensional sequences and kaleidoscopic “rotoscoping” where film is traced frame by frame into drawings. The entire process took nearly two years, 14 different scripts, 40 animators and 140 technical artists, ultimately producing a groundbreaking triumph of animation.

Yellow Submarine synopsis:
Once upon a time… or maybe twice, there was an unearthly paradise called Pepperland, a place where happiness and music reigned supreme. But all that was threatened when the terrible Blue Meanies declared war and sent in their army led by a menacing Flying Glove to destroy all that was good. Enter John, Paul, George and Ringo to save the day! Armed with little more than their humor, songs, and of course, their yellow submarine, The Beatles tackle the rough seas ahead in an effort to bring down the evil forces of bluedom.

Production credits
Running Time: 89 minutes
Director – George Dunning
Producer – Al Brodax
Screen story – Lee Minoff
Screenplay – Lee Minoff, Al Brodax, Jack Mendelsohn, and Erich Segal
Art Director – Heinz Edelmann
Animation directors – Robert Balser and Jack Stokes
Production Executive – John Coates
Music Producer and Supervisor – George Martin

Story based on a song by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Featuring music by The Beatles

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PRN: Alaska Communications Hit With National Class Action

Alaska Communications Hit With National Class Action

Company Disregards The Alaska Labor Department’s Findings Of Overtime Violations
Complaint Details Egregious and Ongoing Violations of Overtime Pay Requirements under the Federal Fair Labor Standards Act and Alaska’s Wage and Hour Act

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Attorneys from Sanford Wittels & Heisler LLP in San Francisco and Lee Holen Law Office in Anchorage today filed a class and collective action complaint in U.S. District Court in Anchorage against Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc., and Alaska Communications Systems Holdings, Inc., (Alaska Communications) on behalf of former employee Laura Lee Peterson and all other similarly situated sales and marketing employees. The complaint details Alaska Communications’ serious and longstanding violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and the Alaska Wage and Hour Act (AWHA).

“Alaska Communications is one of the state’s largest telecommunications companies, which has systematically denied its sales and marketing employees basic overtime pay required under federal and state law, while racking up more than $125 million in operating profit last year alone,” said Janette Wipper, a partner at Sanford Wittels & Heisler and a lead lawyer for Peterson and the class. “Alaska Communications willfully continues to retain the overtime wages owed to these employees despite the Alaska Department of Labor’s unambiguous finding that Ms. Peterson was entitled to overtime pay.”

Peterson, a resident of Anchorage, worked for Alaska Communications for almost eight years, from 2003 until mid-2011, first as a market analyst, and later in sales positions of Business Development Manager and Senior Manager of Carrier Sales. During her entire period of employment, the company deprived her of overtime pay by misclassifying her as an exempt employee. During typical workweeks at Alaska Communications, she worked more than 60 hours, without any overtime compensation.

“Federal and state overtime laws were designed, in part, to serve the compelling societal goal of reducing unemployment by giving employers a disincentive to concentrate work in a few overburdened hands and an incentive to instead hire additional employees.” said Chaya Mandelbaum of Sanford Wittels & Heisler. “In today’s economic climate, the importance of insuring that big companies like Alaska Communications are not able to avoid the incentive to hire by illegally requiring their employees to work overtime hours without pay cannot be overstated. It’s a lose-lose situation for its employees and the Alaska workforce.”

After reviewing Peterson’s overtime wage claim, in November 2011 the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development determined that she was not an exempt employee of Alaska Communications and was entitled to unpaid overtime compensation and liquidated damages; however, the company has refused to abide by that determination.

Peterson’s complaint asserts federal overtime claims on behalf of all Alaska Communications employees who worked in a sales or marketing position below the level of Vice President anywhere in the United States from April 30, 2009 until the date of judgment. In addition, she is seeking to recover overtime wages under Alaska’s state law for herself and a class of Alaska Communications sales and marketing employees who have worked for the company in Alaska at any time between April 30, 2010 and the date of judgment.

A jury trial was requested.

About Sanford Wittels & Heisler, LLP

Sanford Wittels & Heisler LLP, a law firm with offices in Washington, D.C., New York, and San Francisco, specializes in employment discrimination, wage and hour, qui tam and consumer actions and complex corporate class action litigation. The firm has represented thousands of individuals in major class action cases in the United States. In addition, the firm also represents individual clients in employment, employment discrimination, sexual harassment, whistleblower, public accommodations, commercial, medical malpractice, and personal injury matters. In May 2010, the firm won the largest jury award in the U.S. in a gender discrimination employment class action when a jury returned a verdict of $253 million in compensatory and punitive damages against Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corpor ation. On January 25, 2012, SWH won preliminary court approval to settle a wage and hour case on behalf of sales reps employed by Novartis Pharmaceuticals for $99 million. For more information, contact Sanford Wittels & Heisler at (202) 742-7777.

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PRN: Strombeck Properties Unveils New 225kW Solar Power System in Arcata

Strombeck Properties Unveils New 225kW Solar Power System in Arcata

ARCATA, Calif., April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –The Solar Company and Strombeck Properties are excited to announce two brand-new SunPower solar power systems installed to power two apartment complexes, consisting of nearly 250 individual units and two community laundry areas.


The 225.4kW solar systems will generate an estimated yearly production of 315,148kWh of electricity for both apartment complexes.

The two apartment complexes located in Arcata are owned and managed by Strombeck Properties, who have several commercial and residential properties in Eureka and Arcata and have been in business for over 30 years. The solar systems are sized to eliminate 100% of the current electrical bill.

Steve Strombeck, owner of Strombeck Properties, is very happy with the solar installation as this is an investment that, over time, will pay for itself and remain beneficial for the life of the system.

“We are extremely grateful for the chance to work with The Solar Company. Through this project, we have been able to start generating our own energy, contribute to the health of the planet, and be a part of the thriving and exceedingly beneficial solar industry.”

– Steve Strombeck

Solar System Information for Parkway Apartments (455 Union St.):
164,855 kW DC
663 SunPower SER-235P Modules
70 SolarWorld SW-230W Modules
23 SPR-F Series Inverters
3 SMA- 5000US Inverters
Estimated Annual Production is 229,631kWh
System is sized to eliminate 100% of current electrical usage
Projected Savings in One Year – $47,873
Projected Savings in 10 Years – $631,009
Environmental equivalent of removing 29 cars off the road
Solar System Information for Woodridge Apartments (H St.):
60,630 kW DC
258 SunPower SER-235P Modules
6 SPR-1001F Series Inverters
Estimated Average Daily Production is 229kWh
Estimated Annual Production is 83,469kWh
System is sized to eliminate 100% of current electrical usage
Projected Savings in One Year – $10,369
Projected Savings in 10 Years – $136,672
Environmental equivalent of removing 11 cars off the road

About Strombeck Properties

Strombeck Properties owns and manages several commercial and residential properties in Eureka and Arcata and has been in business for over 30 years.

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About The Solar Company

The Solar Company is North America’s #1 SunPower Elite Dealer and specializes in residential, commercial, and agricultural solar power system installations. Located throughout Northern California, headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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PRN: Wondershare™ Celebrates Mothers And All That They Do With A Free Mother’s Day Gift – Wondershare DVD Slideshow Builder

Wondershare™ Celebrates Mothers And All That They Do With A Free Mother’s Day Gift – Wondershare DVD Slideshow Builder

Whether You Wish to Give Mom A DVD Filled with Precious Memories or Let Her Make Her Own, DVD Slideshow Builder is Perfect; and for a Limited Time it’s FREE!

SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ — Wondershare Software Co., Ltd., a world-class software developer of multimedia, business productivity, and system utility applications, today announced a fantastic Mother’s Day gift idea – the gift of precious family memories. For a limited time, Wondershare Software is giving away it’s popular DVD Slideshow Builder (standard edition), a $50 value, absolutely FREE. There is also a special offer of only $12.95 to upgrade to the DVD Slideshow Builder Deluxe edition.

DVD Slideshow Builder is a fun and easy Windows app that makes it a snap to put together fantastic looking slideshows of digital pictures from years past – a fantastic gift mom will treasure. Childhood photos, family vacations, weddings, sporting events, holiday memories, and more can be organized with over 210 pre-made templates and even set to playback to mom’s favorite songs. Need to crop a picture or perform other editing tasks, DVD Slideshow Builder can do that too. Export your slideshow to a DVD to enjoy on the big screen TV, or create an online version and share via popular social and sharing sites.

Want to be able to add videos to the slide show and even edit videos? Then mom needs DVD Slideshow Builder Deluxe. Why not upgrade for only $12.95 and get her the best of all worlds?

Get DVD Slideshow Builder Now
Get the free download and license of DVD Slideshow Builder by visiting The special $12.95 upgrade to DVD Slideshow Builder Deluxe offer is messaged there also. Offer will expire on May 15th.

About Wondershare
Wondershare Software Co., Ltd., an IDG invested company, is an innovative software developer dedicated to delivering the very best in software products and services to the worldwide consumer and business market segments. Headquartered in Shenzhen, China, Wondershare has branch offices in the United States, Germany and Japan. Wondershare has been named to Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific in 2009 and 2010. For more information about Wondershare and its products, please visit

Wondershare is a registered trademark of Wondershare Software Co. Ltd. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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PRN: Create Your Own Fairy Tale World with Glu Mobile’s Lil’ Kingdom

Create Your Own Fairy Tale World with Glu Mobile’s Lil’ Kingdom

Build your underground kingdom and put your citizens to work!

SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Glu Mobile Inc., a leading global developer and publisher of freemium games for smartphone and tablet devices, announced today the launch of its new family-friendly game, Lil’ Kingdom. Lil’ Kingdom tasks players with creating a wondrous world beneath a castle. Players have the opportunity to take part in their own fairy tale by creating an underground kingdom and filling it with a cute assembly of friendly inhabitants and monsters.

To continue expanding and improving their Lil’ Kingdom, players must put their citizens to work. Players of all ages will be enchanted at the chance to create a whimsical world for their fantasy characters, including gallant knights, mischievous goblins, gold-protecting dragons, and, of course, the resident beautiful princess.

“Lil’ Kingdom is a great new casual 3D game with high-end visuals that the whole family can enjoy,” said Adam Flanders, SVP of Communications. “The fantasy characters and whimsical settings come to life with the game’s rich graphics and entertaining game play.”

Features of Lil’ Kingdom include:

  • KINGDOM OF FUN: Dig deep dwellings beneath your castle and fill it with hardworking citizens!
  • FLOORS FOR ALL: Build a variety of floors such as bowling alleys, cheese shops, dance clubs, libraries and sushi restaurants.
  • COLLECT: Find and gather rare items to unlock secret floors and unique kingdom pets.
  • FAIRY TALE WORKERS: Get magical help from knights, wizards, elves and dwarves to stock, construct and build your kingdom more quickly.
  • DRAGON TALES: Hatch and raise your very own dragon pets. Get them to breathe fire to ignite your workers to produce more gold!
  • SERVE THE PRINCESS: Complete special Princess Tasks in the allotted time to win royal rewards.
  • SOCIAL: Compare kingdoms on the leader board and share gifts with your friends.
  • 8 LANGUAGES SUPPORTED: Enjoy Lil’ Kingdom in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese and Korean!

The Lil’ Kingdom App is available for free from the Apple App Store and Google Play™

Glu Mobile
Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of freemium games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as GUN BROS, DEER HUNTER, BLOOD & GLORY, and SAMURAI VS. ZOMBIES DEFENSE on a wide range of platforms including iOS, Android™, Windows Phone, Google Chrome, and MAC OS. Glu’s unique technology platform enables its titles to be accessible to a broad audience of consumers globally. Founded in 2001, Glu is headquartered in San Francisco with major offices outside Seattle, and overseas in Brazil, Canada, China, and Russia. Consumers can find high-quality entertainment created exclusively for their mobile devices wherever they see the ‘g’ character logo or at For live updates, please follow Glu via Twitter at or become a Glu fan at

LIL’ KINGDOM, GUN BROS, DEER HUNTER, BLOOD & GLORY, SAMURAI VS. ZOMBIES DEFENSE, GLU, GLU MOBILE and the ‘g’ character logo are trademarks of Glu Mobile Inc.

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Company Codes: NASDAQ-NMS:GLUU

PRN: Suntech Files 2011 Annual Report on Form 20-F

Suntech Files 2011 Annual Report on Form 20-F

SAN FRANCISCO and WUXI, China, April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ — Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP), the world’s largest producer of solar panels, today announced the filing of its 2011 annual report on Form 20-F with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its 2011 audited financial statements. The 20-F can be found in the Investors section of Suntech’s website at ir.

About Suntech

Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP) produces industry-leading solar products for residential, commercial, industrial, and utility applications. With regional headquarters in China, Switzerland, and the United States, and gigawatt-scale manufacturing worldwide, Suntech has delivered more than 25,000,000 photovoltaic panels to over a thousand customers in more than 80 countries. Suntech’s pioneering R&D creates customer-centric innovations that are driving solar to grid parity against fossil fuels. Suntech’s mission is to provide everyone with reliable access to nature’s cleanest and most abundant energy source.

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For further information, please contact:

Rory Macpherson
Investor Relations Director
Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd.
Email: ir

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Company Codes: NYSE:STP

PRN: The famous DJ Laz returns to the radio airwaves on Spanish Broadcasting System’s, LA’S # 1 PARTY STATION™, KXOL-FM 96.3 in Los Angeles, California

The famous DJ Laz returns to the radio airwaves on Spanish Broadcasting System’s, LA’S # 1 PARTY STATION™, KXOL-FM 96.3 in Los Angeles, California

—History in the making! For the first time, Miami’s # 1 Radio personality hosts a morning radio show in Los Angeles, California—
—DJ Laz, a veteran of the Miami airwaves and a Magic City institution, joins LA’s # 1 Party Station™ KXOL in Los Angeles, on 96.3FM starting Monday, May 14th, 2012—
—LA’s # 1 Party Station™ is now the home of the DJ Laz Morning Show—

LOS ANGELES, April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Spanish Broadcasting System Inc., (SBS) (NASDAQ: SBSA) announced today that after leaving the radio airwaves in the Miami market, DJ Laz (Lazaro Mendez), has decided to return to the airwaves to host his proven top-rated morning drive radio show in Los Angeles. Listeners will be able to enjoy the famous radio personality DJ Laz now on Los Angeles’ #1 Party Station™ KXOL 96.3FM. Laz’s show will profile his unique brand and style on the microphone beginning Monday, May 14th, 2012, when “The DJ Laz Morning Show” will be broadcast in the Los Angeles market for the first time. The program will air Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m.

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“I am looking forward to starting with SBS L.A. I have felt I was up to the L.A. challenge for sometime now,” said DJ Laz.

Laz also stated:Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS) is providing me with a wonderful opportunity to create an entertaining and positive program on the radio. I will be joined by experts, entertainers, musical artists and colleagues from all around the world. The show will be fun, upbeat, interactive and in-tune with the L.A. community. Each show will be a new experience for listeners.”

“Signing DJ Laz is very much in line with our strategy of delivering the biggest stars and the best content possible,” said Jesus Salas, EVP of Programming for SBS. “The DJ Laz Morning Show” show will reflect Laz’s range, popularity and star appeal, providing a terrific platform for DJ Laz to connect one-on-one with his fans through the magic of radio.”

“We congratulate DJ. Laz on his new radio show and we know that he will take this opportunity to the next level,” said Donny Hudson, VP of Sales of SBS. “This will be a groundbreaking show. There is nothing like it on Spanish radio, period.”

“We are all very excited to formally introduce DJ Laz as part of the SBS Radio family in Los Angeles,” said Eric Osuna, VP of Sales of SBS Los Angeles. “His morning show will be a reflection of what he has always done so well, which is to entertain and move the community he serves.”

“The DJ Laz Morning Show” is a four-hour daily radio program starring DJ Laz. The show will be debuted with an incredibly strong line-up that includes entertainment, news, variety, comedy, interesting stories, and much more. The lifestyle morning show will feature DJ Laz with a format that allows him to touch on different topics as well as informative segments about the issues facing the audience today. The show will also include a great variety of music, picked specifically for this audience. DJ Laz will play chart-topping songs, debut new music and take requests as he welcomes listeners to his new morning show. Joining DJ Laz are a couple of personalities that will be announced shortly.

DJ Laz is a Miami radio icon, holding strong as Miami’s #1 top rated radio personality for the past two decades.

Aside from being a huge part of the Miami radio scene on air, Laz has also been instrumental to the Miami music industry for the past twenty years, as well as off air. Growing with the times, DJ Laz has influenced the way artists create music with his cutting edge ideas for the way Miami music should reach the masses.

Laz has worked with artists such as Lil John, Flo-rida, T-Pain, and Miami’s own Pitbull who he discovered, just to name a few. Not only is Laz a DJ, he is also an artist who has expanded his genre of music as the eras have changed. Laz was the voice of Miami Booty Music, working with Uncle Luke, and Uncle Al to put Miami on the forefront of the times. Overall, DJ Laz is a radio legend, DJ, and music entrepreneur, developing eccentric sounds and formulas to enhance the way Miami produces music. In 2012, Laz has huge things in store as a Radio Personality, Artist, and Producer and in his venture as a member of the Hennessy DJ Collective.

“The DJ Laz Morning Show”” will be broadcasted live from SBS’s brand new, state-of-the-art local studio in Los Angeles, California.

Don’t miss “The DJ Laz Morning Show,” broadcasting Monday through Friday starting Monday, May 14th, 2012 from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. on KXOL 96.3FM in Los Angeles, California. Listeners from all around the world can tune in to “The DJ Laz Morning Show” online by visiting (Radio Live)or through ourofficialapp for your iPhone or Android on

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About Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.

Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. is the largest publicly traded Hispanic-controlled media and entertainment company in the United States. SBS owns and/or operates 21 radio stations located in the top U.S. Hispanic markets of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco and Puerto Rico, airing the Tropical, Mexican Regional, Spanish Adult Contemporary and Urban format genres. SBS has 3 of the top 6 Spanish-language stations in the nation including the #1 Spanish station in America, WSKQ-FM in New York City (WPAT is ranked #3 and KLAX is ranked #6). The Company also owns and operates MegaTV, a television operation with over-the-air, cable and satellite distribution and affiliates throughout the U.S. and Puerto R ico. SBS also produces live concerts and events throughout the country and operates, a bilingual Spanish-English online site providing content related to Latin music, entertainment, news and culture. The Company’s corporate Web site can be accessed at

Media & Press Contact:

Vladimir Gomez, Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc., Director, Marketing and Communications (305) 644-4817, vgomez

SOURCE Spanish Broadcasting System Inc.

Company Codes: NASDAQ-NMS:SBSA