Archive for April, 2009

BMZ Review: Molecules to the MAX sets out to educate on miniscule world

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

The BMZ review for Nantoon's Molecules to the MAX! has been posted: Molecules to the Max, an educational film at heart, relies heavily on the medium in which it is viewed. Only a shadow of storyline makes up the film. As such, the educational value greatly overpowers its ability ...

ComingSoon.net: Soderbergh Gives Avatar High Praise

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

In an interview with filmmaker Steven Soderbergh, ComingSoon.net gets the director's opinion on James Cameron's highly anticipated Avatar: We were asking why he thought recent films didn't have quite the impact or longevity as the classics, and he gave us a great response about how the volume of movies being made ...

IMAX camera to head into space May 11

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

Photo courtesy: NASA Part of NASA's servicing missions to the Hubble Space telescope, the space shuttle Atlantis will bring onboard an IMAX 3D camera to capture footage for the upcoming imax film, Hubble 3D (working title). Joe's Home Recording Blog notes: NASA has announced that -- in partnership with the IMAX ...

Business of Cinema: Monsters vs. Aliens 3D lapped up by Indian audiences

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

Business of Cinema covers the box office results for the 3D version of Monsters vs. Aliens: The 3D version of Dream Works Animation's Monsters vs. Aliens, which was released in India by Paramount Films of India on 17 April, has contributed 53 per cent of its total box office collections across ...

Video: Four new Star Trek clips now online

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Paramount Pictures has released four new clips from upcoming film, Star Trek. Watch them below: Enlist in Starfleet: Space Jump: Kirk Meets Uhura: "What Give You The Right?": The film tells the incredible story of a young crew's maiden voyage onboard the most advanced starship ever created: the U.S.S. Enterprise. It opens in ...

Forbes: 3-D And Beyond

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Forbes.com profiles the future of 3D cinema: A panel of 3-D experts speaking at the AlwaysOn conference in Hollywood Tuesday said they believe 3-D movies are also helping to change the perception of the movie theater from a place to go watch a film that will soon be available on DVD ...

Paramount holds 2 Star Trek charity auctions on eBay

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Paramount Pictures is holding two charity auctions for Star Trek. Bid on a signed lithograph by J.J. Abrams, or an exclusive private advance screening of the film for 27 in Los Angeles. Follow the links below to view the auctions: Signed lithograph: Link >> Exclusive private advance screening for 27 in Los ...

The Daily Aztec takes in Under the Sea at Fleet’s Dome

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

A Pink Anemonefish (Amphiprion perideraion) snuggles among an anemone in the tropical waters off Papua New Guinea during the filming of the IMAX® 3D film Under the Sea 3D. © 2008 Michele Hall used with permission by Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. The Daily Aztec takes a trip to the Reuben H. ...

Paramount Pictures’ Star Trek opens in IMAX® theatres May 7, 2009

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Director J.J. Abrams Beams Moviegoers on Board the USS Enterprise with The IMAX Experience® Limited Two-Week IMAX Run Has IMAX Theatres Operating Around the Clock Paramount Pictures and IMAX Corporation today announced that Star Trek, directed by J.J. Abrams ("Mission: Impossible III", "Lost" and "Alias"), will open for a special, limited two-week ...

Fayette Front Page: Fernbank Museum announces 90 Days of Dinosaurs

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Fayette Front Page reports: Fernbank Museum is packing 90 Days of Dinosaurs into this summer’s line-up, combining exhibitions, IMAX® films, events, activities and all things dinosaur into a daily opportunity to celebrate the most popular creatures of prehistoric time. Every day from May 25 through August 22, 2009 will feature a ...