Archive for May, 2011

“Tree of Life” IMAX spin-off “Voyage of Time” could still happen

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

Filmmaker Terrence Malick is interested in creating "Voyage of Time" an IMAX spin-off from his recently released film "The Tree of Life." /Film reports: The past couple years have been slightly confusing with respect to Terrence Malick‘s slate of new films. We knew he was making The Tree of Life, ...

IMAX Corporation Names Carrie Lindzon-Jacobs Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

TORONTO, May 26, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) today announced that Carrie Lindzon-Jacobs has joined the Company as Senior Vice President, Human Resources. Reporting directly to IMAX CEO Richard L. Gelfond, Ms. Lindzon-Jacobs will lead IMAX's global human resources team, focusing on strategies and initiatives that ...

IMAX Corporation Names Marc de Grandpre Chief Marketing Officer

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

NEW YORK, May 26, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) today announced that Marc de Grandpre has joined the Company as Chief Marketing Officer. Mr. de Grandpre, who will lead IMAX's global brand and marketing initiatives, will report directly to IMAX CEO Richard L. Gelfond. "Marc has the ...

New character posters from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

New character posters have been released for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallow: Part 2. In Part 2 of the epic finale, the battle between the good and evil forces of the Wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. The stakes have never been higher and no one is safe. But ...

Two new clips from Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Check out these new clips from Transformers: Dark of the Moon. The Autobots and Decepticons become involved in a perilous space race between the U.S. and Russia, and once again human Sam Witwicky (Shia LaBeouf) has to come to the aid of his robot friends. The film opens in IMAX 3D theaters ...

New film stills, behind-the-scenes images from Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Paramount Pictures has released new images from Transformers: Dark of the Moon. The Autobots and Decepticons become involved in a perilous space race between the U.S. and Russia, and once again human Sam Witwicky (Shia LaBeouf) has to come to the aid of his robot friends. The film opens in IMAX 3D ...

Four clips and new images from Super 8

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Paramount Pictures has released four clips and two new images from J. J. Abrams' upcoming film Super 8. In the summer of 1979, a group of friends in a small Ohio town witness a catastrophic train crash while making a super 8 movie and soon suspect that it was not an ...

DreamWorks Animation’s Kung Fu Panda 2 Kicks Its Way Into Select IMAX 3D(R) Theatres Starting This Wednesday

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

DreamWorks Animation's Kung Fu Panda 2 Kicks Its Way Into Select IMAX 3D(R) Theatres Starting This Wednesday Prepare for the Return of Awesomeness When This Animated Family Comedy Releases in EMEA in Digital IMAX Theatres LOS ANGELES, May 24, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and DreamWorks Animation SKG, ...

Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Posts Global Record Opening Weekend in IMAX(R) Theatres

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

IMAX Box Office of $16.5 Million is Biggest Opening in Company History LOS ANGELES, May 23, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and The Walt Disney Studios announced today that the action fantasy adventure Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides posted global opening weekend record results for ...

IMAX Corp. sees continued international growth

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Film Journal International talks with Mark Welton, IMAX executive VP, corporate and digital development and theatre operations, on the company's overseas theater growth: “Our exhibitor partners are great. All over the world, they are enthused about IMAX,” declares Mark Welton, the company’s executive VP, corporate and digital development and theatre operations. ...