Archive for June, 2012

3net – The 24/7 3D Network From Sony, Discovery And IMAX – Announces World Premiere Of Iconic Music Series “FROM THE BASEMENT,” Sunday, July 15 (9PM ET/PT)

Friday, June 29th, 2012

New Season To Feature Performances by Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Shins, Foster the People, Feist And More CULVER CITY, Calif., June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 3net, the joint venture 24/7 3D network from Sony, Discovery and IMAX – will bring a new season of the seminal music program FROM THE ...

The Amazing Spider-Man midnight IMAX poster revealed

Friday, June 29th, 2012

The poster for The Amazing Spider-Man midnight IMAX showings has been released. The poster will be handed out to those in attendance for the July 3 midnight IMAX screenings. The poster was designed exclusively for the event. One of the world's most popular characters is back on the big ...

Lubbock, TX gets digital IMAX screen

Friday, June 29th, 2012

KCBD NewsChannel 11 writes: Premiere Cinemas Movie Theater installed its IMAX screen Thursday. The screen itself is 70 ft. wide by 39 foot 3 inches tall and weighed 1,000 pounds. In total it took 10 men about 30 minutes to hang, with all the final odds and ends being tied down ...

Andrew Cripps and Richard Gelfond talk IMAX summer films

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Screen Daily writes: It is good to have fans in high places. Imax heads into its biggest summer in history helped in part by Christopher Nolan shooting more than an hour of The Dark Knight Rises in the Imax format. “Chris is unto himself the lead fanboy for the Imax network,” Imax ...

Construction underway for Pooler, Georgia digital IMAX

Friday, June 29th, 2012

The Coast Source writes: Some big projects are coming to Pooler – including an IMAX movie theater and ten acre water park. Construction crews are hard at work throughout the city. New businesses seem to be popping up everywhere. “You can’t stop growth,” said Mike Lamb, the mayor of Pooler. “People ...

China to equip 100 screens with DMAX

Friday, June 29th, 2012

The Chicago Tribune reports: China is pressing ahead with Dmax, its rival version of Imax, unveiling plans to equip 100 cinemas with the giant-screen format within three years. The state-backed China Film Group, one of the system's developers, announced the news as China Film Stellar Theater Chain signed an agreement to purchase ...

IMAX Signs 10-Theatre Revenue Share Agreement With Frank Theatres

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Deal Represents IMAX's Largest Regional Signing in the U.S. to Date NEW YORK, June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Frank Theatres, a division of the Frank Entertainment Company (1906), today announced a revenue sharing agreement for 10 IMAX® theatres to be installed into existing complexes ...

New images from The Amazing Spider-Man

Monday, June 25th, 2012

New images from The Amazing Spider-Man have been released. One of the world’s most popular characters is back on the big screen as a new chapter in the Spider-Man legacy is revealed in The Amazing Spider-Man. The film opens in IMAX 3D theaters July 3, 2012. Andrew Garfield as Spider-Man and Emma Stone ...

New clip from The Amazing Spider-Man

Monday, June 25th, 2012

A new clip has been released from The Amazing Spider-Man. One of the world's most popular characters is back on the big screen as a new chapter in the Spider-Man legacy is revealed in The Amazing Spider-Man. The film opens in IMAX 3D theaters July 3, 2012. We Could BMZ Film Page >>

Space Junk 3D awarded top Grand Prix at Dimension 3 Festival in Paris

Friday, June 22nd, 2012

Minneapolis, MN June 18, 2012 -- Dimension 3 Festival, the largest international festival for 3D productions, recently awarded the top Grand Prize to Melrae Pictures' Space Junk 3D. "Being awarded the Grand Prix as one of 101 programs in competition from over 15 countries is truly an honor," states Director Melissa ...