Archive for November, 2015

IMAX Signs 10-Theatre Agreement With Toho Cinemas Ltd.; Marks Its Largest Deal In Japan

Monday, November 30th, 2015

Exhibitor Builds on Success of First IMAX® Theatre and Record-Setting IMAX Box Office Results NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and Toho Cinemas Ltd., Japan's highest-grossing exhibition company and a subsidiary of Toho Co. Ltd., announced an agreement for 10 additional IMAX® theatres. The deal ...

“Star Trek Beyond” From Paramount Pictures, Skydance And Bad Robot Will Be Released In IMAX® Theatres Globally Beginning July 22, 2016

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Nov. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Paramount Pictures, Skydance, Bad Robot and IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that "STAR TREK BEYOND," the third film in the blockbuster franchise, will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® format and released in IMAX® theaters worldwide beginning July 22, 2016. "STAR TREK ...

Hengdian Entertainment Co. Ltd. Enters IMAX Business With 5-Theatre Agreement In China

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

IMAX Forges New Partnership with One of China's Largest Exhibitors SHANGHAI, Nov. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX), IMAX China Holding Inc. (HKSE: 1970) and Hengdian Entertainment Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of the Chinese conglomerate Hengdian Group, today announced an agreement for five new IMAX® theatres across China. ...

IMAX Corporation To Present At MKM Partners Entertainment, Leisure & Internet Investor Conference

Monday, November 16th, 2015

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that CEO Richard L. Gelfond will present at the MKM Partners Investor Conference on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, at 12:00 p.m. ET in New York City. This presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed by visiting ...

Teaser trailer for The Divergent Series: Allegiant

Friday, November 13th, 2015

Check out the official teaser trailer, "Beyond the Wall," for upcoming film, The Divergent Series: Allegiant. After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, in Allegiant Part 1 Tris (Shailene Woodley) must escape with Four (Theo James) beyond the Wall that encircles Chicago to finally discover the shocking truth of what lies behind ...

Lionsgate Films The Divergent Series: Allegiant And Deepwater Horizon Set For Release In IMAX® Theatres In 2016

Friday, November 13th, 2015

IMAX Debuts Include Domestic, Select International Markets SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) and Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, today announced the release of Lionsgate's upcoming event films – The Divergent Series: Allegiant and Deepwater Horizon – in the immersive IMAX® ...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens IMAX poster revealed

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

A new IMAX poster for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been revealed. Directed by J.J. Abrams, the film is a continuation of the saga created by George Lucas, and opens in IMAX 3D theaters December 18, 2015. BMZ Film Page >>

France’s Futuroscope Signs on for IMAX’s Next-Generation Laser Technology

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

IMAX is pleased to announce that Parc du Futuroscope in Poitiers, France, will install IMAX’s next-generation digital laser projection system at its Kinemax IMAX® theatre to replace the IMAX film-based projection system at that location. The agreement marks the first IMAX laser system signing in France. Futuroscope is France’s first amusement ...