Press Release

Miraizon Releases New Versions of Cinematize 2, the DVD Movie Clip Extractor

San Jose, California - June 20, 2005 - Miraizon®, a San Jose-based digital media software company, announced today that new versions of its flagship product Cinematize®, the DVD movie clip extractor, are now available for both the Macintosh and Windows operating systems. The latest versions, Cinematize 2.04 for Macintosh and Cinematize 2.01 for Windows, provide some new features as well as fixes. The new features in both versions include improved handling of complex and non-standard DVDs and user interface improvements. In addition, Cinematize 2.04 for Mac is now fully compatible with the new Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger as well as QuickTime 7. The Windows version now includes full Japanese language localization. A complete list of new features and fixes, free trial software of the new versions, and updaters for existing customers are all available at the company Web site:

"From audio/video pros to enthusiasts, from schools to ad agencies, law firms, and hospitals, we have a very broad range of customers. As more and more people begin to use DVD as a medium of storage, sooner or later they find they want to extract pieces of the stored footage for re-use, be they audio, video, or movie clips. We think Cinematize is the best tool around for this task," said the CEO and founder of Miraizon, David Salamon.

Running on both the Macintosh and Windows operating systems, Cinematize 2 allows users to extract audio and video clips off of any unencrypted DVD and save them in formats compatible with standard multimedia editing software such as QuickTime, iMovie, and Final Cut on the Macintosh, and Premiere, Windows Movie Maker, and QuickTime on Windows. With Cinematize 2, users can extract clips as short as fraction of a second or as long as a complete movie. Cinematize 2 is a highly acclaimed software package that offers an interface simple enough for novice users, yet with powerful enough features and performance to satisfy even demanding audio and video professionals. Since its release, thousands of customers have used Cinematize to incorporate DVD clips into their PowerPoint and Keynote presentations, to create movie highlights collections, to edit recorded TV programs, or to create audio clips for CDs, iPods, and iTunes. More details on the many features and applications of Cinematize can be found at

Pricing and Availability

Priced at US$59.95, the downloadable versions of Cinematize 2 for Windows and Macintosh can be purchased from the company web site at Users of previous versions of Cinematize 2 can download updaters free of charge. The boxed version of Cinematize 2 for Macintosh is available from the company web site and through major resellers including CompUSA, Apple Store, Fry's Electronics, Micro Center, J&R, Small Dog Electronics, Tekserve, MacMall,, as well as through many other local Apple specialist stores. The boxed version of Cinematize 2 for Windows will be available soon. The MSRP (Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price) for the Macintosh boxed version is US$69.95.

About Miraizon

Headquartered in San Jose, California, Miraizon was formed to deliver innovative, fun, and easy-to-use digital media software products to consumers. The company's highly acclaimed software product, Cinematize, has been used by audio and video professionals and enthusiasts from over 40 countries. From major Hollywood movie studios and TV networks to top art schools and advertising agencies, Cinematize has an impressive list of customers. Miraizon plans to introduce many more such useful products in the future.

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