Archive for October, 2010

Director Stephen Low talks Legends of Flight

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Alton's The Telegraph talks with director Stephen Low on his latest film, Legends of Flight: Director Stephen Low’s innovative IMAX documentary, "Legends of Flight," a new giant-screen film at the Saint Louis Science Center, OMNIMAX Theater and James S. McDonnell Planetarium, puts visitors and aviation enthusiasts into the command seat, taking ...

Concept art for Pixar’s Cars 2

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Check out these concept art images for Pixar's upcoming Cars 2. All the world's a racetrack as racing superstar Lightning McQueen zooms back into action, with his best friend Mater in tow, to take on the globe's fastest and finest in this thrilling high-octane new installment of the CARS saga. Mater ...

First poster for Mars Needs Moms

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Walt Disney Pictures has released the first poster for upcoming animated film Mars Needs Moms. Based on the 2007 children's book by Berkeley Breathed (best known for his long-running comic strip "Bloom County"), the story features a young boy who must come to his mother's rescue when she's kidnapped by martians. The ...

Production photos from Tron Legacy

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Walt Disney Pictures has released some behind-the-scenes production photos from 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 ...

Giant Screen Cinema Association Reveals “Certified” Giant Screen Guidelines

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Guidelines Help End Confusion for Filmgoers Looking for Giant Screens CHATTANOOGA, TN--(Marketwire - October 29, 2010) - The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) has established guidelines for cinema operators to help end the confusion among filmgoers as to which cinemas are Certified Giant Screen cinemas. The announcement was made at ...

Reactions to Tron Night: An IMAX Experience

Friday, October 29th, 2010

The Grand Rapids Press gives the skinny on the IMAX sneak peek of Tron: Legacy: Impressive. Well, visually speaking, at least. Thursday night, a small group of individuals witnessed a 20-minute IMAX 3-D sneak peek of "TRON: Legacy" at Grand Rapids' Celebration Cinema North. And if the footage is any indication, it ...

New Megamind images, poster released

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Here are some new images and the theatrical poster for DreamWorks Animation's Megamind. Megamind is the most brilliant super-villain the world has ever known ... and the least successful. Over the years, he has tried to conquer Metro City in every imaginable way - Each attempt, a colossal failure thanks to ...

Video: Six new clips, TV spot and featurettes from Megamind

Friday, October 29th, 2010

DreamWorks Animation has released a slew of new clips and behind-the-scenes featurettes for their upcoming film Megamind. Will Ferrell and Brad Pitt star in this diabolically funny and satirical take on the superhero genre. The film comes to IMAX 3D theaters November 5, 2010. Bad Idea Crash The Party Rescue You A Few ...

IMAX Corp. posts increase in shares for Q3

Friday, October 29th, 2010

IMAX Corporation has posted higher earnings in their third quarter financial report with a 151% increase to $9.8 million compared to their 2009 Q3 results. Check out the latest articles and analysis on IMAX's earnings standing: Reuters: Imax predicts rapid growth as earnings jump Variety: 'Inception' boosts Imax revenue The Motley Fool: ...

Journey to Mecca to play at Milwaukee Public Museum’s IMAX

Friday, October 29th, 2010

2009's Journey to Mecca: In the Footsteps of Ibn Battuta is set to play in three public showings at the Milwaukee Public Museum's Humphrey IMAX Dome. The Journal Sentinel writes: It's playing in theaters in London and Paris, at Chicago's Navy Pier and the Smithsonian Museum in Washington. Now, the IMAX ...