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Sony Pictures' "The Greatest Movie Ever Sold" to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

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ADVISORY, Aug. 11, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

Academy Award® nominee Morgan Spurlock and sponsors of his film, POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold, a film which explores the world of product placement, marketing and advertising, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square. The film, which was fully financed by product placement, will be officially recognized by Guinness World Records as holding the record for the Most Paid-For Product Placements in a Film.

In honor of the occasion, Morgan Spurlock will ring the Closing Bell.

Where:

NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio

When:

Friday, August 12th, 2011 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET   

Contact:

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment:

Staci Griesbach

(310) 210-3166

Staci_griesbach@spe.sony.com

MPRM Communications:

Caitlin McGee

(323) 933-3399

cmcgee@mprm.com

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

(212) 401-8916

Jennifer.knapp@nasdaqomx.com

Feed Information:

The entire Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jen Knapp (212) 401-8916.

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Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at:

http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx or http://social.nasdaqomx.com.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.

About POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold:

From boundary-pushing Academy Award® nominee Morgan Spurlock (Best Feature Documentary, Super Size Me, 2005) comes the documentary POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold. Funny and fresh, the film explores the world of product placement, marketing and advertising and was fully financed by product placement, which has been integrated into the picture. POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold is e available for digital download and will debut on Blu-ray and DVD August 23rd from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

About NASDAQ OMX:

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with more than 3,500 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market, NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX first North, and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and exchange-traded funds. NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit http://www.nasdaqomx.com. *Please follow NASDAQ OMX on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pages/NASDAQ-OMX/108167527653) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx). 

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