Archive for August, 2010

New image from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Warner Bros. Pictures has released this new image from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. The final chapter of the Harry Potter film series begins as Harry, Ron, and Hermione leave Hogwarts behind and set out to find and destroy the Horcruxes, the secret to Voldemort’s power and immortality. Part I comes ...

New Mexico Museum IMAX closed for repair

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

The Alamogordo Daily News reports: THe Clyde W. Tombaugh IMAX Dome Theater and Planetarium at the New Mexico Museum of Space History will be closed Monday through Wednesday for maintenance on the Spitz starfield projector. The projector is capable of showing the night sky on any given date in history or ...

Twilight Eclipse to open at Science North’s IMAX

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Sudbury, Ontario's Science North IMAX Theatre will open The Twilight Saga: Eclipse beginning September 9. The Sudbury Star reports: On Sept. 9, Twilight fans of all ages will be lining up at Science North to be among the first to sink their teeth into Twilight Eclipse: The IMAX Experience. Advance tickets ...

IMAX, Thailand’s Major Cineplex Group project 3D growth

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

The Bangkok Post reports: Imax Corp and its exclusive partner in Thailand, Major Cineplex Group Plc, are projecting strong growth over the next several years thanks to the popularity of new digital and 3D technology. "The trend has been spreading worldwide ever since Hollywood studios started trying to attract more viewers to ...

IMAX stock expected to grow over next 5 years

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

The Motley Fool think IMAX stock rocks: Cheap stocks are great, but sometimes you get what you pay for. What's the use of a bargain-basement P/E ratio if the company can't grow? I have a long investment horizon and a high tolerance for risk, so I'm more interested in promising growth ...

New Tron Legacy IMAX poster

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Walt Disney Pictures has released the IMAX poster for Tron: Legacy. The film follows Sam Flynn, the tech-savvy 27-year-old son of Kevin Flynn, who looks into his father’s disappearance and finds himself pulled into the digital world of Tron where his father has been living for 25 years. Tron: Legacy comes to ...

National Geographic Entertainment Acquires Flying Monsters 3D for Release to Giant Screen and Digital 3-D Cinema

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

WASHINGTON (Aug. 31, 2010) -- National Geographic Entertainment's Cinema Ventures (NGCV) group has acquired the film "Flying Monsters 3D," a new adventure from award-winning Atlantic Productions in association with Sky 3D. The film uses 3-D and CGI technology to immerse audiences in a prehistoric world inhabited by pterosaurs, flying vertebrates ...

Ultimate Wave Tahiti wins Ocean Sports category at Blue Ocean Film Festival

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

The Ultimate Wave Tahiti 3D took home the award in the Ocean Sports category at Monterey's Blue Ocean Film Festival. The Ultimate Wave Tahiti follows nine-time world surfing champion Kelly Slater and Tahitian surfer Raimana Van Bastolaer as they seek out the best waves at Tahiti’s famed reef at Teahupo’o. The ...

IMAX Signs Theatre Deal With Cinema City International

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Largest IMAX Operator in Central and Eastern Europe Adds Locations in Israel Exhibitor Also Upgrades Its Existing IMAX Locations With IMAX's Digital Projection Technology NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) today announced an agreement with Cinema City International, the largest exhibitor in Eastern Europe and long-standing ...

New Zealand’s Event Cinemas to open The Ultimate Wave Tahiti

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Event Cinemas in New Zealand will open The Ultimate Wave Tahiti 3D beginning next week. 3 News writes: Surfing fans are in for a treat next month when Event Cinemas play a 3D surf film on the Giant Screen. The Ultimate Wave Tahiti is said to plunge audiences into the stunning ...