Archive for August, 2013

Telford, UK to get digital IMAX

Friday, August 30th, 2013

The Shropshire Star writes: Cineworld is building a new cinema complex at the Southwater development in the town centre, which will become the 23rd Imax in the country. The high definition screens and specially-designed seating in Imax cinemas aim to make the experience better for film fans. It is not yet known ...

Albuquerque digital IMAX to open in November

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

KOB reports: Developers for the Winrock Town Center in northeast Albuquerque are updating the city on where they stand with construction. Tony Duran, a city of Albuquerque employee, said developers will meet Thursday to discuss plans to open an IMAX theatre and Dave and Busters at the shopping center. Duran said developers are ...

Leicester Square, UK to get digital IMAX

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Bleeding Cool writes: Work is currently underway on converting the Empire Leicester Square’s vast, much loved and now dearly departed screen one into two smaller auditoria. I have now been told by multiple good sources that one of these new rooms is to house an IMAX screen. The rumours were around from ...

Cineworld Group and IMAX® Expand Revenue Share Partnership

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

UK's Largest Cinema Chain to Add New IMAX® Theatre to Circuit and Transition Glasgow Science Centre's IMAX® Theatre to Ground-Breaking Laser Projection System GLASGOW, Scotland, Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Cineworld Group PLC, the UK's largest cinema chain, today announced an expansion of the ...

New images from Riddick

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

Universal Pictures has released new images from Riddick. The infamous Riddick has been left for dead on a sun-scorched planet that appears to be lifeless. Soon, however, he finds himself fighting for survival against alien predators more lethal than any human he’s encountered. The film opens in IMAX theaters September 6, 2013. VIN ...

Three clips from Riddick

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

Three clips from Riddick have been released. The infamous Riddick has been left for dead on a sun-scorched planet that appears to be lifeless. Soon, however, he finds himself fighting for survival against alien predators more lethal than any human he's encountered. The film opens in IMAX theaters September 6, 2013. Riddick Is ...

Portland’s OMSI plans digital upgrade

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

The Portland Mercury's Blogtown writes: Following a post on Reddit Portland (and a subsequent online petition) about upcoming changes, OMSI spokesperson Amita Joshi sent out an email on Friday night confirming that... well, something is happening with the theater. Sounds like it won't be a real IMAX theater, though—those still require ...

Images from The Wizard of Oz 3D

Monday, August 26th, 2013

Warner Bros. Pictures has released images for the upcoming IMAX 3D release of The Wizard of Oz. The IMAX release The Wizard of Oz will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of An IMAX 3D Experience®. The film opens in IMAX 3D theaters September 20, 2013. COURTESY OF WARNER HOME ...

First images from Riddick

Monday, August 26th, 2013

Universal Pictures has released the first two images from Riddick. The infamous Riddick has been left for dead on a sun-scorched planet that appears to be lifeless. Soon, however, he finds himself fighting for survival against alien predators more lethal than any human he's encountered. The film opens in IMAX theaters September ...

First two trailers for Thor: The Dark World

Monday, August 26th, 2013

Check out the first two trailers for Thor: The Dark World. The film continues the big-screen adventures of Thor, the mighty Avenger, as he battles to save Earth and all the nine realms from a shadowy enemy that predates the universe itself. The film opens in IMAX 3D theaters October 30, 2013. Trailer ...