Archive for March, 2010

Gretchen Jaspering Resigns from GSCA

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

Via Giant Screen Cinema Association: Gretchen Jaspering has resigned as president of GSCA effective March 31, 2010, to pursue other opportunities. She had held the position since 2004. Gretchen states that it has been her pleasure working with so many of you these past five years. Seeing the world through your ...

Video: Iron Man 2 IMAX trailer hits the web

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

The IMAX trailer for Iron Man 2 has been released. The film opens in IMAX theaters May 7, 2010. BMZ Film Page >> UPDATE: Also Paramount Pictures has released three new images from the film: BMZ Film Page >>

New Iron Man 2 poster debuts

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

MySpace has debuted the new Iron Man 2 poster. Based on Marvel's iconic Super Hero, Iron Man 2 continues the story of the 2008 summer box office blockbuster Iron Man. The film comes to IMAX theaters May 7, 2010. BMZ Film Page >>

Three new Twilight Eclipse images

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

Summit Entertainment has released three new images from The Twilight Saga: Eclipse. In the third installment, Bella once again finds herself surrounded by danger as Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge. In the midst of it all, she is ...

Alderwood Mall digital IMAX opens

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

Lynnwood, Washington's Aldrewood Mall has opened their digital IMAX theater. HeraldNet reports: Imax has arrived in Snohomish County. The AMC Loews theater at Alderwood Mall is now home to one of the largest screens in the region, thanks to a newly remodeled auditorium and a new screen that can display ...

Simpsonville IMAX gets finishing touches

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

South Carolina's WYFF Greenville reports on the soon to be opened Simpsonville digital IMAX theater: It's showtime for Simpsonville. Great Escape, a 14 screen cineplex and IMAX theater, is set to open April 15th. "We don't have to drive to Woodruff road anymore to watch a movie. If I could stay away ...

Hubble 3D pleases crowds, box office

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

MSNBC blog Cosmic Log profiles all things Hubble including the new IMAX film, Hubble 3D: The movie ranked No. 20 on the box-office list last weekend, grossing about $411,000 in just 39 theaters. We're not just talking here about No. 20 for movies that usually play at science centers and museums. ...

Director Chris Nolan talks IMAX and Inception

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

Filmmaker Christopher Nolan talks with Collider on his upcoming film Inception (set for release in IMAX theaters July 6, 2010) and his use of large format (65mm) film: I was curious if you could talk about IMAX and 3D? These are both things that are…you really pioneered what IMAX could do ...

New images, poster from Sea Rex 3D

Monday, March 29th, 2010

3D Entertainment has released the poster and new images from their upcoming Giant Screen film, Sea Rex: Journey to a Prehistoric World 3D. Through the power of IMAX® 3D, experience a wondrous adventure from the dinosaur age. Join Julie, an imaginative young woman, in a unique voyage through time and ...

DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon Posts Strong Opening in IMAX® Theatres

Monday, March 29th, 2010

Studio's Latest Action-Adventure Posts Highest Grossing Worldwide IMAX Opening Weekend for an Animated Motion Picture Box Office Pattern Confirms Strong Word of Mouth LOS ANGELES, March 29, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) today announced that the IMAX release of How to Train Your Dragon, the latest 3D action-adventure from ...