Archive for March, 2013

World’s Biggest Screens To Install IMAX’s Next-Generation Laser Technology at LG® IMAX Theatre

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Ground-Breaking Laser Projection System to Enable LG® IMAX® Theatre to Access Full Spectrum of IMAX Content NEW YORK -- Mar. 18, 2013 -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and World's Biggest Screens PTY Ltd., today announced an agreement to install IMAX's next-generation laser digital projection technology at the LG® IMAX theatre, located ...

IMAX® And Mars Entertainment Group Sign Agreement To Open Three Theatres In Turkey

Monday, March 18th, 2013

IMAX to be Anchor Entertainment Attraction in Exhibitor's Expansion Plans across Country NEW YORK, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Mars Entertainment Group today announced an agreement for three IMAX® theatres to be installed in cities throughout Turkey. The deal brings to five the exhibitor's ...

nWave Pictures Distribution Names Industry Veteran Julien Bollee Senior VP, Strategy & Sales and Chief Marketing Officer

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

Brussels (Belgium) and Burbank (Calif.), March 14, 2013 -- nWave Pictures Distribution is pleased to announce the appointment of Julien Bollee as its Senior Vice-President, Strategy & Sales. In this role, Bollee will be responsible for expanding the company's distribution business at major US and international institutional and location-based entertainment ...

Dr. Jeffrey Kirsch to Retire Following an Outstanding 30 Years of Service as Executive Director of the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center in June 2013

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

Following an Extensive Nationwide Search, We Are Pleased to Announce The Fleet's New Executive Director: Steven Snyder, Ph.D. San Diego, CA -- March 14, 2013 -- Dr. Jeffrey Kirsch will retire from his highly successful tenure as Executive Director of the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center on June 30, 2013. Kirsch, ...

Three clips from G.I. Joe: Retaliation

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Paramount Pictures has released three new clips from G.I. Joe: Retaliation. In this sequel, the G.I. Joes are not only fighting their mortal enemy, Cobra, they are forced to contend with threats from within the government that jeopardize their very existence. The film opens in IMAX 3D theaters March 29, 2013. Cliffside Battle Snake ...

Second trailer for Oblivion

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

The second trailer for Oblivion has been released. On a spectacular future Earth that has evolved beyond recognition, one man's confrontation with the past will lead him on a journey of redemption and discovery as he battles to save mankind. The film opens in IMAX theaters April 19, 2013. BMZ Film Page >>

IMAX® and Yash Raj Films Expand Film Partnership With Multi-Picture Deal

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Companies Announce Paani to be Released in IMAX® Theatres Across India and Other Key Markets MUMBAI, India, March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and Yash Raj Films Pvt. Ltd., India's largest film studio, today announced an expansion of their partnership to release Paani as well as an additional ...

IMAX China stops exclusive one-film deals

Monday, March 11th, 2013

The Hollywood Reporter writes: Chinese moviegoers will soon be provided with a choice at the country’s Imax cinemas, as the chain plans to end its practice of showing only one film at a time on all its screens in the country. Imax China “will no longer sign so-called exclusive deals,” the company’s ...

Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar rumored IMAX release

Monday, March 11th, 2013

MTV writes: Christopher Nolan's new film, "Interstellar," has grabbed Hollywood's attention. It's been announced that the new movie will be a Paramount and Warner Bros. co-production, and that both studios will distribute it. Even more exciting is that the movie finally has a release date. Deadline is reporting that "Interstellar" is due ...

Spokane, WA’s Riverfront Park IMAX reopens

Monday, March 11th, 2013

KREM.com reports: The IMAX at Riverfront Park reopens Friday. The screen opens with “Rocky Mountain Express.” That’s one of three new features promised this season. “Air Racers” and “Great White Sharks” will also air. Park officials closed the five-story screen for the winter and will close it again earlier this year than normal. ...