Vue cinemas have spoken of their appreciation in showing the latest Thomas & Friends movie.
The UK cinema chain were acquired the rights to screen Thomas' feature-length specials since 2008's The Great Discovery.
The success at the box office has led to the new King of the Railway being given an extended stint at Vue for 10 days in various cities, as opposed to a single weekend.
We are delighted to be the only cinema chain showing Thomas & Friends; King of the Railway on the big screen up and down the country, a Vue spokesperson said in The Exeter Daily.
The media website have published a still from the film in their article with James, Thomas and Percy acting as a triple header.
King of the Railway: The Movie arrives in Vue cinemas nationwide across the UK from August 23rd to September 1st, with its DVD to follow a day after on September 2nd.