Archive for June, 2015

National Geographic Studios Hits Box Office Milestone with Award-Winning Films Collectively Grossing Over $20 Million

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

-- “Jerusalem” Surpasses $10 Million Worldwide ---- “Mysteries of the Unseen World” Tops $7 Million ---- "Pandas: The Journey Home" Moves Past $4 Million -- WASHINGTON (June 30, 2015)—National Geographic Studios announced today that three of its most recent standout releases have reached a new box office milestone — collectively they ...

IMAX Entertainment Options Rights To Best-Selling Book Moby Duck

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Project to be Made Into an IMAX Theatrical Documentary to be Produced, Written and Directed by Drew Fellman LOS ANGELES, June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that it has optioned theatrical rights, among others, to author Donovan Hohn's 2011 best-selling nonfiction book Moby Duck. The story, ...

IMAX Set To Join Russell Index

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

NEW YORK, June 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) today announced that the Company is set to join the Russell Index at the conclusion of the Russell indexes annual reconstitution on June 26, according to the final list of additions and deletions posted June 19 on http://www.russell.com/indexes/americas/tools-resources/reconstitution/additions-deletions.page#indexes. Annual Russell indexes ...

IMAX Signs First Agreement In Nigeria With Filmhouse Cinemas

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Nigeria's Largest and Fastest-Growing Circuit to Bring The IMAX Experience® to Country; IMAX Continues Push into Africa Following Deals in Angola and South Africa BARCELONA, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) and Filmhouse Cinemas, Nigeria's largest chain of theatres, today announced an agreement for an IMAX® theatre to be ...

IMAX® Corporation And TCL Launch IMAX Private Theatre “Palais™” In China

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Premium In-Home Theatre System Available for Demonstration in Newly Opened Showroom at Le Royal Meridien Shanghai SHANGHAI, June 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and TCL jointly announced the launch of the IMAX Private Theatre "Palais™"—the first premium, in-home private theatre developed through IMAX's joint venture with TCL Multimedia ...

IMAX® China And China Media Capital Establish China Film Fund

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Will be Funded Up to $50 Million for Developing Blockbuster-Style, Mandarin-Language Films From High-Profile Filmmakers SHANGHAI, June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing to expand its footprint in the Chinese market, IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced the creation of the IMAX China Film Fund with its subsidiary IMAX China and partner ...

Images from Terminator Genisys

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Check out images from upcoming film, Terminator Genisys. When John Connor, leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline. The film opens in IMAX 3D theaters July 1, 2015. Series T-800 Robot ...

IMAX® Achieves Record Opening Weekend Box Office As Universal Pictures And Amblin Entertainment’s Jurassic World Grosses $44.2 Million In IMAX® Theatres Worldwide

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Epic Action-Adventure Crushes Previous IMAX Global Opening Weekend Benchmark by More Than 50% LOS ANGELES, June 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment's Jurassic World, the long-awaited next installment of Steven Spielberg's groundbreaking Jurassic Park series, scored a record-setting opening weekend in ...

Famed Director Chen Kaige’s 3D Epic The Monk Comes Down the Mountain To Be Released in IMAX® Theatres Across China July 3

Monday, June 15th, 2015

SHANGHAI, June 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that the 3D epic film The Monk Comes Down the Mountain, from legendary filmmaker Chen Kaige (Farewell My Concubine), will be digitally re-mastered in the immersive IMAX® 3D format and released in IMAX® theatres in China on July ...

MacGillivray Freeman’s Giant Screen Film Tribute to the U.S. National Parks–America Wild–Signs Expedia, Inc. as Global Sponsor

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

Multi-Million Dollar Partnership Brings Global Consumer Marketing Campaign to Film June 11, 2015, Laguna Beach, CA – MacGillivray Freeman Films and Brand USA are pleased to announce Expedia, Inc. as the first global sponsor and exclusive online travel activation partner for “AMERICA WILD: A National Parks Adventure,” a new 3D film ...