Archive for the ‘Films’ Category

SUICIDE SQUAD EXPLODES INTO IMAX® 3D THEATRES WITH RECORD $18.2 MILLION GLOBAL OPENING

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Film Scores Best-Ever IMAX August Box Office Opening LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that Warner Bros. Pictures' Suicide Squad opened with a record-setting $18.2 million on 636 IMAX screens globally, making it the largest IMAX debut in August on both an international and ...

BMZ Review: A Beautiful Planet

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

A Beautiful Planet By Ann Coates A Beautiful Planet is the next in the series of IMAX space-themed films from IMAX and Toni Myers dating back to the 1980s. The film perfectly evokes a wonder and awe only attainable through the medium of the Giant Screen. In this film, an ...

STAR TREK BEYOND BLASTS INTO IMAX® 3D THEATRES WITH $11.6 MILLION GLOBALLY IN IMAX

Monday, July 25th, 2016

Film Grosses $8 Million Domestically in IMAX; Scores Franchise-Best Overseas IMAX Debut With $3.2 Million LOS ANGELES – July 25, 2016 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) today announced that Star Trek Beyond—the third film in the blockbuster franchise, from Paramount Pictures, Skydance and Bad Robot—opened with $11.2 million on 571 IMAX screens ...

BMZ Review: Asteroid: Mission Extreme

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Asteroid: Mission Extreme By Ann Coates From National Geographic Entertainment comes the education-heavy film, Asteroid: Mission Extreme. The film details all things asteroid, and looks to the future of space missions involving the study and potential uses of asteroids. With its main focus on science, the film satisfies the edu-tainment ...

Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea Official Trailer

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Check out the trailer for new Giant Screen film, Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea. The mission to protect and defend the world's oceans has become far more complex and challenging in recent years, and naval aviation has become increasingly vital to success. One of the greatest engineering feats in the ...

IMAX AND PARAMOUNT PICTURES EXTEND LONG-STANDING PARTNERSHIP WITH FIVE-PICTURE AGREEMENT

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Pact Includes Transformers: The Last KnightBARCELONA, Spain, June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) and Paramount Pictures today announced a multi-picture agreement that consists of five future tentpoles from the Paramount Pictures slate, including the fifth film in the global blockbuster franchise—Transformers: The Last Knight—as well as God Particle; ...

BMZ Review: National Parks Adventure

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

National Parks Adventure By Ann Coates The latest addition to the considerable MacGillivray Freeman Films Large Format oeuvre is National Parks Adventure, a film that contains all the expected characteristics of an MFF film -- the outdoors, fun activities, innocuous musical soundtrack, and above all else, simply beautiful images. The film ...

IMAX® CHINA AND CHINA MEDIA CAPITAL TAKE NEXT STEPS FOR $50 MILLION CHINA FILM FUND

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

SHANGHAI, June 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and IMAX China (HK.1970) today announced the completion of the formative agreements to establish the IMAX China Film Fund with partner China Media Capital ("CMC"). The China Film Fund, which will initially be capitalized with $50 million, will co-finance ...

Images from new Giant Screen film Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

Check out these images from the new Giant Screen film, Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea. The mission to protect and defend the world's oceans has become far more complex and challenging in recent years, and naval aviation has become increasingly vital to success. One of the greatest engineering feats in ...

IMAX CHINA UNVEILS 2016 SUMMER CHINESE LOCAL-LANGUAGE FILM SLATE

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Cold War II, For a Few Bullets, Skiptrace and Time Raider to be released in IMAX® theaters across China SHANGHAI, June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and IMAX China Holding Inc. (HKSE.1970) announced that four Chinese titles will be digitally re-mastered in the immersive IMAX format and released ...