Archive for September, 2012

Skyfall to arrive day earlier in IMAX theaters

Friday, September 28th, 2012

The upcoming James Bond film, Skyfall, is set to open November 8, a day earlier in IMAX theaters. Indiewire writes: It’s been four long years since Ian Fleming’s debonair spy has graced the big screen and the wait is about to get shorter for North American audiences. The official Twitter ...

To The Arctic Honored with Best Film of the Year and Best Lifelong Learning Awards at the 2012 GSCA Achievement Awards

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Filmmakers Pledge to Produce Ten Educational Giant-Screen Films Over the Next Ten Years Marking a Long-term Commitment to IMAX® Theatres and Giant-Screen Exhibitors Laguna Beach, CA (Sept. 26, 2012) -- MacGillivray Freeman Films' latest 3D IMAX film, To The Arctic was honored with the two top prizes at the 2012 Giant ...

Warner Bros. Pictures’ Cloud Atlas to be Released in Select IMAX® Theatres in North America on October 26

Monday, September 24th, 2012

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Warner Bros. Pictures today announced that the epic drama Cloud Atlas, will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® format and released in select North American IMAX® theatres on Oct. 26, 2012. Based on the ...

Highest Performance Digital Giant Screen Cinema to Première in Peoria with Global Immersion

Monday, September 24th, 2012

GSX™ will bring Unrestricted Programming, Highest Resolution, Highest Brightness, 3D Digital Giant Screen Cinema to Peoria Riverfront Museum WEST SUSSEX, England -- September 24, 2012 -- Global Immersion, a leader in the field of high performance immersive theater, has confirmed the première of the world's highest performance and most versatile digital ...

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center to participate in NSF STEM/Arts grant to Balboa Park Cultural Partnership

Friday, September 21st, 2012

National Science Foundation awards $2.6m grant to Balboa Park Cultural Partnership for a national innovation incubator project integrating arts-based-learning and STEM in San Diego, Chicago, and Worcester (MA). Reuben H. Fleet Science Center delighted to participate! San Diego, Calif. -- The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant of $2,654,895 to the ...

New clips, featurette for Frankenweenie

Friday, September 21st, 2012

Five new clips and a featurette have been released for Frankenweenie. After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to life—with just a few minor adjustments. He tries to hide his home-sewn creation, but when Sparky gets out, Victor’s ...

Frankenweenie midnight IMAX giveaway poster revealed

Friday, September 21st, 2012

The poster for the midnight IMAX screenings of Frankenweenie has been revealed. The poster will be given away to fans attending 12:01am IMAX screenings on October 5. After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to life—with just ...

DHOOM:3 Marks First Bollywood Film To Be Released In IMAX

Friday, September 21st, 2012

Yash Raj Films to Release Next Installment of India's Blockbuster Action Franchise in IMAX® Theatres NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Yash Raj Films Pvt. Ltd., India's largest film studio, today announced that the action thriller DHOOM:3 will be digitally re-mastered in the ...

First trailer for Oz The Great and Powerful

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

Here is the first trailer for Oz The Great and Powerful. When small-time magician Oscar Diggs (James Franco) pulls one flimflam too many, he finds himself hurled into the fantastical Land of Oz where he must somehow transform himself into the great and powerful wizard — and just maybe into a ...

Images from Oz The Great and Powerful

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

Here are the first few images from Oz The Great and Powerful. When small-time magician Oscar Diggs (James Franco) pulls one flimflam too many, he finds himself hurled into the fantastical Land of Oz where he must somehow transform himself into the great and powerful wizard -- and just maybe into ...