Archive for May, 2008

Wild Ocean 3D images added

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

A few more pics from the film, Wild Ocean 3D, have been added to our BMZ film page. The photo above depicts an underwater fight between sardines and gannets. The film explores the massive feeding frenzy that takes place every year in the oceans of South Africa as billions of fish ...

Williams 3D theater seeks new location

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

Williams-Grand Canyon News reports on the ever-changing location of a proposed 3D theater in Williams. Developers working with MacGillivray Freeman Films are attempting to find a suitable location for the 3D theater which plans to show a special Williams version of the giant screen film, Grand Canyon Adventure: River ...

ComingSoon.net posts exclusive Kung Fu Panda clip

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

ComingSoon.net has posted an exclusive clip from Kung Fu Panda which features the prison escape of evil warrior Tai Lung. Unexpectedly chosen to fulfill an ancient prophecy, Po -- Kung Fu's biggest fan -- has his dreams become reality when he joins the world of Kung Fu and studies alongside his ...

The Money Times has positive outlook for IMAX stock

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

Though the most recent IMAX DMR releases have proven box office duds, The Money Times sees a brighter outlook for IMAX stock with the upcoming DMR films, Kung Fu Panda and The Dark Knight: My favorite play in this sector is IMAX (Nasdaq: IMAX). The big-screen operator has been making headlines ...

Regal plans to equip 1,500 screens with 3D technology

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

Knoxville News Sentinel reports on Regal Entertainment Group's plan to equip 1,500 of its screens with 3D technology. Their partnership with RealD has already equipped 130 Regal screens with 3D: In the theater and film industries, 3-D and IMAX are viewed as the latest innovations that can continue to attract ...

Kelly Slater stars in upcoming film Ultimate Wave 3D

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

Eight-time world champion Kelly Slater will star in the upcoming 3D documentary film, Ultimate Wave 3D. Directed by Stephen Low, the film follows scientists and surfers as they seek to better understand and experience one of the planet's most intriguing and dramatic phenomena, the ocean wave. The film ...

“The Dark Knight” production stills added

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

Another four production stills from the upcoming The Dark Knight: The IMAX Experience starring Christian Bale and Heath Ledger have been posted on BMZ's DK film page. The movie features a number of scenes shot in IMAX and will hit theaters on July 18, 2008. For all the production images, ...

Adlabs launches India’s first 6-D movie screen

Friday, May 23rd, 2008

Forsaking the laws of physics and the Cartesian coordinate system in one fell swoop, India's first six-dimension (6D) movie screen was launched by Adlabs Cinema on Friday: In the 6-D theatre, two digital video players play simultaneously and project a 3-D film on the screen. The visitors sit on Smart Motion ...

Bugs 3D returns to New Orleans’ Entergy IMAX

Friday, May 23rd, 2008

The 3D film, Bugs!, returns to the Entergy IMAX theater located in the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas in New Orleans. The film coincides with the June 13 opening of the Audubon Insectarium. Narrated by Judi Dench, the film magnifies the miniscule world of insects, and explores the miracle of ...

Telluride to show Grand Canyon in digital 3D

Friday, May 23rd, 2008

A special digital 3D presentation of Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk 3D will be shown at the 2008 Telluride Mountainfilm Festival. The screening will be held on Sunday, May 25, followed by an in-depth panel discussion on water issues of the American Southwest. With water as this year's Festival ...