Archive for December, 2010

Kolkata’s Science City to play Mystery of the Nile

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

2005's Mystery of the Nile is set to play Kolkata, India's Science City. The Times of India reports: Mystery of the Nile', a two-time Acadamy Award-nominated giant screen film that captures the magnificence of the mighty river, is all set to enthrall audiences and draw record viewers as it is ...

Exec VP of IMAX David Keighley talks Dark Knight Rises in IMAX

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Collider has posted their exclusive interview with Executive Vice-President of IMAX, David Keighley, who talks about The Dark Knight Rises release in IMAX. Keighley confirms a number of facts about the IMAX release of the next Batman film: Confirms The Dark Knight Rises will also be in IMAX. Says ...

New Green Hornet poster, images

Monday, December 20th, 2010

A new poster and three images from The Green Hornet have been released. Directed by Michel Gondry, Seth Rogen stars as The Green Hornet and Jay Chou as Kato in this reboot of the classic 1930′s characters best known from the 1960′s TV series. The film comes to IMAX 3D theaters January ...

Principal Large Format creates unique three-day programme for ‘Advanced 3D’

Monday, December 20th, 2010

Principal Large Format CEO Phil Streather Principal Large Format (PLF) is delighted to announce that it will lead a three-day training course on 3D for cinema and television next January in London. Titled ‘Advanced 3D – The National Stereoscopic 3D Training Programme’, the course is being presented by PLF in association ...

The Walt Disney Pictures’ TRON: Legacy Generates Approximately $13 Million Globally in IMAX Box Office Over Opening Weekend

Monday, December 20th, 2010

TRON: Legacy's IMAX Domestic Box Office Performance is Off the Grid; Generates $10.45 Million of the Film's $44 Million Over Three Day Weekend LOS ANGELES, Dec 20, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) announced today the strong performance of the IMAX release ...

Tron: Legacy grosses over $1M in IMAX opening night

Friday, December 17th, 2010

Hollywood.com reports on Tron: Legacy's big box office opening: Getting off to a great start in its midnight debut, Disney's Tron: Legacy grossed over $1 million in IMAX which represents more than one-quarter of the $3.6 million in midnight business (this percentage is a record for IMAX). This exceeds their ...

Warren IMAX in Wichita, Kansas opens

Friday, December 17th, 2010

KWCH 12 Eyewitness News reports: The big screen just got bigger. You can now watch movies on IMAX in Wichita. The new theatre at 21st and Tyler is one of the largest in the world. It's six stories tall, 90 feet wide and has more than 600 seats. ...

Digital IMAX at Atlantic Station debuts with Tron: Legacy

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

Creative Loafing Atlanta reports: If you're frantically looking for available tickets to see Tron Legacy in IMAX at midnight, you don't have to go to the burbs. Regal Atlantic Station 16 is debuting their spanking new digital IMAX theater tonight with Tron Legacy: The IMAX 3D Experience. Crews have been working around ...

Bournemouth IMAX could be demolished within months

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

Daily Echo reports on the never-ending dilemma of the closed Bournemouth IMAX theater: BOURNEMOUTH’S controversial Imax building could be chopped by 20 feet as early as spring 2011. Councillors yesterday backed a seafront regeneration scheme to “substantially demolish” the hated Waterfront landmark, which the authority took over for £7.5million earlier this year. A ...

Maryland Science Center Goes to Extremes for 2011 IMAX Film Festival

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

9 exciting weeks, 7 action-packed films, 1 really big screen ... Beginning Tuesday, January 4, 2011 the ever-daring Maryland Science Center will thrill audiences with its most extreme IMAX Film Festival ever. From skiers on the tallest slopes to scientists in the deepest ocean depths ... from the pinnacles ...