Archive for August, 2013

First Look trailer for Divergent

Monday, August 26th, 2013

A First Look trailer for Divergent has been released. The film is a gripping action thriller set in a futuristic world where society has been divided into five factions. Divergent open in IMAX theaters March 21, 2014. First Look BMZ Film Page >>

Chinese Theatre to become world’s largest IMAX

Monday, August 26th, 2013

3 News writes: Hollywood landmark the Chinese Theatre is to reopen to the public next month as the world's largest Imax theatre. The Hollywood Boulevard tourist attraction, which once hosted the world's biggest film premieres, is set to make history on September 20 when it launches a run of movie classic Wizard ...

Bryan, Texas gets digital IMAX

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

KBTX reports: The biggest movie screen in the Brazos Valley is almost ready for the public to see. Sunday afternoon a crew unloaded, hoisted and put in place the giant IMAX screen at the Aggieland Premiere Cinema in Bryan. The five story high screen has nearly 3,000 square feet of area. It's 70 feet ...

Austin’s KXAN features Pat Caldwell, chief projectionist of Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum’s IMAX

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

KXAN offers this feature on Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum's chief projectionist: Most of us have experienced it at one time or another: We pay good money at the door of a movie theatre, plop down in our seats with our popcorn and soda pop and train our eyes on ...

Images from Jerusalem 3D

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Check out these images from upcoming Giant Screen film, Jerusalem 3D. The film takes audiences on an inspiring and eye-opening tour of one of the world’s oldest and most enigmatic cities. Jerusalem opens in IMAX, Giant Screen and other specialty theaters September 20, 2013. JERUSALEM's iconic Citadel (now the Tower of David Museum ...

The Last Reef Named Finalist for Best Immersive/3D Large Format Film in Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Competition

Monday, August 19th, 2013

Film also nominated for Best Original Musical Score [Evanston, IL (August 19, 2013)] - Giant Screen Films, Yes/No Productions and Liquid Pictures are pleased to announce that The Last Reef has been selected as a finalist for both Best Immersive 3D/Large Format and Best Original Musical Score in the 2013 Jackson ...

Titans of the Ice Age a Finalist for Best Theatrical Program in Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Competition

Monday, August 19th, 2013

[Evanston, IL (August 19, 2013)] - Giant Screen Films is pleased to announce that Titans of the Ice Age has been selected as a finalist in the Best Theatrical Program category at the 2013 Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Competition. Widely hailed as the nature film equivalent to the Oscars®, ...

National Geographic Entertainment Presents A Cosmic Picture/Arcane Pictures Film JERUSALEM Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch

Monday, August 19th, 2013

First-Ever 3D/2D Giant Screen Film to Soar Above Ancient City and Holy Land is Spectacular Cinematic Journey that Explores the Intersection of History, Science, and Religion Film Opens In IMAX®, Giant Screen, and Digital Cinemas in North America on September 20, 2013 WASHINGTON (August 12, 2013) -- Jerusalem: sacred to half the ...

New image from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Friday, August 16th, 2013

Lionsgate has released a new image from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. The film chronicles the life of Katniss Everdeen after she emerges from the 74th Annual Hunger Games victorious — but far from safe. The film opens in IMAX theaters November 22, 2013. Jennifer Lawrence stars as ‘Katniss Everdeen’ in THE HUNGER ...

Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World™ Hammers Into IMAX® 3D Theatres Internationally Starting Oct. 30

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and Marvel Entertainment, a division of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS), today announced that Marvel's Thor: The Dark World, starring Chris Hemsworth, will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® 3D format and released into IMAX® 3D theatres ...