Archive for October, 2009

Splash: National Naval Aviation Museum is one of world’s largest

Friday, October 30th, 2009

Splash Pensacola Beach profiles the National Museum of Naval Aviation's IMAX Theater: Located aboard Naval Air Station Pensacola, the National Naval Aviation Museum is one of the world’s largest aviation museums. And not only is the museum a record-setting facility, it boats a rare “Giant Screen” IMAX® screen in its Naval ...

Video: Tron Legacy Comic-Con footage posted

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

A little late, but we've posted the Tron Legacy footage shown at this year's Comic-Con. In Tron Legacy, a father and son embark on a life-and-death journey of escape across a visually-stunning cyber universe. The film is set for release to conventional and IMAX theaters December 17, 2010. BMZ Film Page ...

Regal Entertainment Group Reports Results for Third Quarter 2009 and Declares Quarterly Dividend

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, today announced fiscal third quarter 2009 results and declared a cash dividend of $0.18 per common share. Total revenues for the third quarter ended October 1, 2009 were $673.5 million ...

MOSI to open Where the Wild Thing Are in IMAX Nov 7

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

Tampa, Florida's MOSI will open Where the Wild Things Are: The IMAX Experience on November 7. The Tampa Bay Informer has this write-up: Where the Wild Things Are, Spike Jonze’s big screen adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s beloved children’s book, will be screened in the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI)’s ...

New Avatar pics posted

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

If you haven't had enough Avatar with the new trailer, featurette and website, here's a helping of the latest pics released from the film. Directed by James Cameron, Avatar comes out on 3D and 2D in conventional and IMAX theaters December 18, 2009. View the rest of the images after the jump.

New content up on official Avatar website

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

Along with the debut of the new theatrical trailer, the official site for Avatar has been updated with new content including images, wallpapers and more. Check out the site here: Link >>

ONG: Dinos, mummies unwrapped on Blu-ray

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

The Osceola News Gazette reviews two new Giant Screen films released on Blu-ray, Dinosaurs Alive! and Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs: Dinosaurs Alive! is sort of like look what dinosaurs are up to now (and how far technology has gone), after you have seen Jurassic Park. While Jurassic Park was all ...

Video: Avatar theatrical trailer debuts online

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

The new theatrical trailer to James Cameron's Avatar has hit the web. The film opens in 3D and 2D in conventional and IMAX theaters December 18, 2009. Watch it below: BMZ Film Page >> UPDATE: ComingSoon.net is also reporting the trailer and tv spots will air on Fox and its affiliates throughout ...

AP: IMAX shares jump as Piper Jaffray sees growth

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

Associated Press reports: Shares of IMAX Corp. jumped in Thursday trading after Piper Jaffray put its highest rating on the company, saying more theaters are likely to install its big screens as film distribution costs drop. Improving digital technology is a boon to IMAX, analyst James Marsh said in a note to ...

Guardian: Avatar trailer opens Pandora’s box a little wider

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

The UK's Guardian speculates on the hype surrounding Avatar in lieu of the new featurette and trailer: I'm a sucker for getting caught up in the hype for big blockbuster sci-fi movies that know exactly how to market themselves in order to look like the coolest thing since Ripley took out ...