Archive for August, 2010

Video: New clips, TV spots and featurette from Resident Evil: Afterlife

Monday, August 30th, 2010

We've posted four new clips, two TV spots and a featurette from upcoming film, Resident Evil: Afterlife. Check them out below. In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice (Milla Jovovich) continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. The ...

Coming Up at IMAX Theatre at Palisade Center: Avatar Special Edition, Dinosaurs, Owls and Harry!

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Coming up at IMAX Palisades Center: Avatar Special Edition, Dinosaurs Alive 3D, Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole, & Harry Potter The IMAX Theatre at Palisades Center in West Nyack, NY is well known for hosting fun value-added promotions and offering movie-goers an exceptional movie experience on the biggest ...

Peoria’s riverfront museum in negotiations for non-IMAX giant screen digital theater

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Illinois' The Peoria Journal Star reports: Despite the overwhelming support, some council members expressed frustration with a recent lack of communication on several museum-related issues, namely IMAX. Some council members questioned why the name "IMAX" - the Canadian-based company and the largest and most recognizable brand of large digital screens and immersive ...

World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX opens Dolphins and Whales, Dinosaurs Alive

Monday, August 30th, 2010

St. Augustine, Florida's World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater will open two new IMAX films beginning September 3, Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean an Dinosaurs Alive!: The World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater is opening two new films, Dolphins & Whales: Tribes of the Ocean and Dinosaurs ...

THR: More details on ‘Avatar’s’ new scenes, DVD

Monday, August 30th, 2010

The Hollywood Reporter has details on the Avatar re-release and special edition Blu-ray and DVD: It's ba-a-a-ck ... and longer than ever. James Cameron's sci-fi epic "Avatar" revisits global multiplexes this weekend in a quest to pad its record $2.74 billion worldwide boxoffice and hype DVD and Blu-ray Disc special editions planned ...

Mummies of the World Welcomes Milestone 100,000th Visitor

Monday, August 30th, 2010

MUMMIES BECOMES ONE OF THE MOST SUCCESSFUL PAID EXHIBIT OPENINGS IN CALIFORNIA SCIENCE CENTER HISTORY Photo: A 6,420-year-old child mummy - one of the oldest ever discovered - is among those featured in Mummies of the World, the largest exhibition of human and animal mummies and related artifacts ever assembled, making ...

Science Museum Oklahoma to host Extreme Sports Expo

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Beginning September 3, Science Museum Oklahoma will host the Extreme Sports Expo, which will also feature 1999 Giant Screen film, Extreme and 1998's Everest. From the Oklahoman: Brett Mahoney has a message for people about skateboarding, mountain biking, BMX stunt riding and other "extreme" or "action" sports: Definitely try this ...

Director John Woo Plans to Make IMAX Debut With Upcoming Chinese Action Epic Flying Tigers

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Film Would Mark IMAX's Second Confirmed Release in China SHANGHAI, China, Aug 30, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) today announced that internationally acclaimed director John Woo and producer Terence Chang's next film, the action epic Flying Tigers, is set to be digitally re-mastered into The IMAX Experience®. Woo ...

Viking licensed to China’s LIC

Monday, August 30th, 2010

2004 Giant Screen film Vikings: Journey to New Worlds has been licensed by China's Legend International Company. From The Janson Media Pressroom: Janson Media announced today that it has licensed broadcast rights for the documentary Vikings: Journey to New Worlds (1 x 40′) to Legend International Company (LIC) of China. ...

James Cameron’s Avatar: Special Edition Opens in IMAX® Theatres on August 27, 2010

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

IMAX® 3D Release Features Approximately Nine Minutes of Never-Before-Seen Footage LOS ANGELES, Aug 25, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Following the record-breaking IMAX® 3D release of the highest grossing movie of all-time, IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and Twentieth Century Fox today announced that Avatar: Special Edition will open in 175 IMAX® theatres ...