Marcus Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

Directors of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE:MCS) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.055 per share of common stock. The dividend will be paid November 17, 2003 to shareholders of record on October 27, 2003.
The Board of Directors also declared a dividend of $0.05 per share on the Class B common stock. The dividend on the Class B common stock, which is not publicly traded, also will be paid November 17, 2003 to shareholders of record on October 27, 2003.
Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., The Marcus Corporation is a leader in the lodging and entertainment industries. The company`s limited-service lodging division operates or franchises 181 Baymont Inns & Suites in 31 states, seven Woodfield Suites in Illinois, Wisconsin, Colorado, Ohio and Texas and one Budgetel Inn in Wisconsin. Marcus Theatres owns or manages 488 screens at 46 locations in Wisconsin, Ohio, Illinois and Minnesota, and one family entertainment center in Wisconsin. Marcus Hotels and Resorts owns or manages 11 hotels and resorts in Wisconsin, California, Minnesota, Missouri and Texas, and one vacation club in Wisconsin. For more information, visit the company`s Web site at www.marcuscorp.com.

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