Archive for August, 2012

BMZ Interview: Air Racers 3D Directors Christian Fry and Jean-Jacques Mantello

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

(L-R) Directors Christian Fry and Jean-Jacques Mantello AIR RACERS 3D takes a look at the fastest race in the world at Nevada's legendary Reno National Championship Air Races. Directors Christian Fry and Jean-Jacques Mantello chat with BMZ on their latest film. Hello and thank you for doing this Q&A with us. ...

Maritime Aquarium offers seat plaques for IMAX renovation

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Connecticut's HamletHub reports: Here’s your chance to say, “You’re in my seat” – and have a plaque to back you up – in The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk’s IMAX movie theater. The Aquarium is selling seat plaques in preparation for renovations to its theater, the largest giant-screen IMAX theater in Connecticut. The ...

Rescue opens in Fernbank Museum in September

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Giant Screen film Rescue will open in Atlanta's Fernbank Museum IMAX Theatre: Beginning Sept. 4, visitors to Fernbank Museum of Natural History will have the unique opportunity to get an inside look at what it takes to be a first-responder in the new IMAX film “Rescue.” Profiling four individuals who dedicate their ...

Two clips, TV spots for Resident Evil: Retribution

Monday, August 27th, 2012

Two clips and two TV spots have been released for Resident Evil: Retribution. The Umbrella Corporation’s deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The film opens in IMAX 3D theaters September 14, 2012. Heads Up It Will Be Enough View the TV spots after ...

Warren IMAX in Wichita to get screen upgrade

Monday, August 27th, 2012

The Wichita Business Journal writes: Bill Warren opened his Wichita IMAX theater in 2010 with much fanfare. Those involved with the $10 million project launched confetti out of plastic champagne bottles and took turns lauding the theater, which is outfitted with a screen that is six stories tall and roughly 84 feet ...

Wilmington, Delware IMAX on sked to open November 8

Friday, August 24th, 2012

Delware Online reports: A few feet from cars rumbling on I-95 and speedy Acela trains zipping by, the newest addition to Wilmington’s Riverfront is rising toward the sky. The new, independently-owned Penn Cinema Riverfront, complete with the state’s first IMAX screen, is on track to open Nov. 8, coinciding with the release ...

3D Entertainment Distribution Signs On As A Premier Sponsor of the GSCA International Conference and Trade Show

Friday, August 24th, 2012

GSCA conference to include industry premiere of 3D Entertainment Distribution's Kenya 3D: Animal Kingdom August 24, 2012—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce 3D Entertainment Distribution will sponsor this year's GSCA Members Luncheon. 3D Entertainment Distribution is a Premier Level sponsor of the association's annual International Conference and ...

Filmmaker Greg MacGillivray to speak in San Juan Capistrano

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

The Orange County Register reports: You still have time to buy tickets for Thursday night's appearance by Orange County IMAX filmmaker Greg MacGillivray as part of the "Basic Needs" summer speaker series at The Ecology Center, 32701 Alipaz St., San Juan Capistrano. MacGillivray has produced and directed IMAX films such as "To ...

IMAX Corporation to Sponsor GSCA Achievement Awards

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

GSCA Achievement Awards to be held on September 18, 2012, at the Esquire IMAX Theater in Sacramento, California August 23, 2012 -- The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that IMAX Corporation will sponsor this year's GSCA Achievement Awards Gala. IMAX is a Premier level sponsor for the ...

IMAX to release ‘Dark Knight,’ ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ simultaneously in China

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

The Hollywood Reporter writes: Batman and Spider-man are set to clash in China. Imax on Wednesday revealed Warner Bros. Pictures’s The Dark Knight Rises and Columbia Pictures’ The Amazing Spiderman will open simultaneously in China on its screens from August 27. The clash, out of the hands of Imax as Chinese authorities direct ...