Archive for October, 2013

IMAX And Showcase Cinemas To Bring The IMAX Experience® To One Of The Top Performing Multiplexes In The UK

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

LONDON, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Showcase Cinemas today announced an agreement for an IMAX® theatre to be installed at the Bluewater Shopping Centre in Kent, England. The deal is a first for Showcase and signals a commitment to enhance the customer experience at ...

IMAX Expands In-Home Initiative; Partners With TCL To Develop Broader Premium Home Theatre Offering

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

Agreement follows Company's launch of ultra-high-end IMAX® Private Theatre and partnership with PRIMA to deliver current theatrical releases enhanced by IMAX HONG KONG and LOS ANGELES, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX, TSX: IMX) and TCL Multimedia Technology Holdings Limited (HKSE stock code: 01070), one of the world's ...

IMAX Partners With Content Distributor PRIMA Cinema To Provide Current Theatrical Releases In The Home

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

Agreement with PRIMA Cinema Enables Customers to Experience Day-and-Date Movies Enhanced with IMAX Proprietary Technology LOS ANGELES, Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a broader strategy to expand The IMAX Experience® in the home, IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) today announced it has acquired a stake and a ...

New featurette for Thor: The Dark World

Friday, October 25th, 2013

A new featurette for Thor: The Dark World has been released. 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 select international IMAX 3D theaters October ...

Clip, featurette for Thor: The Dark World

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

A new clip and featurette have been released 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 select international IMAX 3D ...

Gravity, Hunger Games compete for China IMAX theaters

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

The Hollywood Reporter writes: Imax has another fight between dueling Hollywood blockbusters on its hands in China. The good news for the giant screen exhibitor is Alfonso Cuaron's space epic Gravity and Lionsgate's The Hunger Games: Catching Fire are both getting much-coveted releases in China. The problem is they're set to debut on ...

IMAX Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

HIGHLIGHTS - IMAX signs contracts for 99 theatres in the third quarter, bringing year-to-date signings to 158 - IMAX expands backlog to historical high of 356 theatres, a 25% increase year-over-year - Third quarter box office of $133 million brings year-to-date box office to $482 million, a 3% increase year-over-year NEW YORK, Oct. 24, ...

IMAX Announces New 10-Theatre Agreement With Carmike Cinemas Inc.

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Fourth-Largest U.S. Exhibitor Expands IMAX Footprint; Underscores Domestic Demand for The IMAX Experience® NEW YORK and COLUMBUS, Ga., Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Carmike Cinemas Inc., (NASDAQ: CKEC), the fourth-largest exhibitor in the U.S., today announced a new revenue sharing agreement for 10 IMAX® ...

New images from Ender’s Game

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

New images have been released from Ender's Game. 70 years after a horrific alien war, an unusually gifted child is sent to an advanced military school in space to prepare for a future invasion. The film opens in IMAX theaters November 1, 2013. (L-R) BEN KINGSLEY, HAILEE STEINFELD and ASA BUTTERFIELD star in ...

IMAX And Cinepolis Expand Partnership With Eight-Theatre Agreement In Latin America

Monday, October 21st, 2013

Deal to Bring New IMAX® Theatres to Colombia, Brazil, Guatemala, Panama and Peru NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Cinepolis, one of the world's largest exhibition circuits, today announced an agreement to install eight new IMAX® theatres in existing Cinepolis multiplexes throughout Latin ...