Archive for September, 2009

Money manager talks IMAX stock

Monday, September 28th, 2009

Blogging Stocks reports: IMAX Corporation (NASDAQ: IMAX) is a recent featured stock from Jim Oberweis, Jr. Here, the money manager and editor of The Oberweis Report explains why his clients own 600,000 shares. . . . "In the company's latest reported second quarter, sales increased approximately 94% to $41.0 million from $21.2 million ...

Miami Herald: IMAX theater serves viewings of ‘Meatballs’

Monday, September 28th, 2009

Miami Herald covers the events at Fort Lauderdale's Museum of Discovery & Science held for the opening of Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs: Michael Gagne said rainy days are best for hanging out with his children at the Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale. "We love the playland inside, ...

Reuben H. Fleet offers free IMAX film for Twitter followers

Monday, September 28th, 2009

If you follow the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center on Twitter, you can attend a free screening of Amazon before it opens to the public. The screening will be held Wednesday, September 30. Doors open at 5:15 PM and the first 300 people get in. More information can be ...

Sean Casey’s ‘Storm Chasers’ to premiere Oct 18 on Discovery

Monday, September 28th, 2009

Reality TV World reports: Discovery Channel has announced Storm Chasers' third season will premiere on Sunday, October 18 at 10PM ET/PT. Storm Chasers will continue to follow IMAX filmmaker Sean Casey as he attempts to go inside tornadoes to gather never-recorded scientific data and video footage using his self-designed and self-built "Tornado ...

Vancouver Sun: The latest IMAX movie takes us into the heart of Islam

Monday, September 28th, 2009

The Vancouver Sun reviews SK Films' Journey to Mecca: In the Footsteps of Ibn Battuta, a film that focuses on the first epic journey of Muslim folk hero, Ibn Battuta. Muslim worshippers pray at the Grand Mosque in the Saudi holy city of Mecca on September 16, 2009. Photograph by: ...

Video: Michael Jackson’s This Is It trailer, clip

Friday, September 25th, 2009

We've posted the trailer and a clip from Michael Jackson's This Is It. IMAX recently announced the film will open in select digital IMAX theaters beginning October 28, 2009. Trailer: Why Why Clip: The film offers Jackson fans and music lovers worldwide a rare, behind-the-scenes look at the performer as he developed, ...

Sony Pictures Releasing to Distribute Michael Jackson’s THIS IS IT to Digital IMAX® Theatres Beginning October 28, 2009

Friday, September 25th, 2009

Release Includes Digital IMAX Theatres Internationally, With Evening Showtimes Domestically Tickets Go On Sale This Sunday IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and Sony Pictures Releasing today announced that the highly-anticipated motion picture Michael Jackson's THIS IS IT will be released for a special run in select digital IMAX® theatres worldwide during the film's ...

2 new Christmas Carol posters released

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

Two new posters for Disney's A Christmas Carol have been released. Robert Zemeckis takes the art of performance capture to the next level with the release of Disney's A Christmas Carol, a re-telling of the classic Charles Dickens story. The film opens in 3D and 2D in conventional and IMAX theaters ...

GSCA Announces the 2009 Achievement Award Winners

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

Via Giant Screen Cinema Association: The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) presented its 2009 Achievement Awards this week at its awards gala held during the GSCA International Conference and Trade Show in Indianapolis, Indiana. Film awards were announced and presented at the gala. The marketing award winners, which were announced in ...

Sudbury Star: Science North Honoured

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

The Sudbury Star reports: Science North has won the Giant Screen Cinema Association's Best Theatre Launch Award for 2009. "This prestigious, international marketing award celebrates the best execution of ideas in promoting giant screen films and theatres," the science centre said in a release. In February, as part of the science centre's 25th ...