Archive for April, 2016

BMZ Review: Space Next

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Before and Now and ... Space Next By Ross Anthony Despite the title, SPACE NEXT actually provides an excellent history of international space exploration from rockets to shuttles to space stations and then finally to future plans - most notably humans on Mars. Surprisingly, the opening futuristic sequence fails to impress. I sighed when ...

The Bullock Texas State History Museum to Convert to IMAX® with Laser

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Landmark Museum First in Texas to Commit to IMAX’s Next-Generation Laser Technology IMAX and the Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin, Texas, today announced an agreement to install IMAX’s next-generation digital laser projection system – IMAX® with Laser – at its IMAX® theatre. The groundbreaking new laser technology will replace ...

Poster, trailer for Mysteries of China

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

Giant Screen Films has released poster art and the trailer for their upcoming film, Mysteries of China. Mysteries of Ancient China captures one of the great archaeological events in modern times, telling the story of ancient China, the First Emperor, and the literal foundation of the China we know today. The ...

IMAX CORPORATION REPORTS FIRST-QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS HIGHLIGHTS

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

NEW YORK, April 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- HIGHLIGHTS - Adjusted EPS of $0.22, up 214% over prior-year period, attributable to robust global box office growth and operating expense leverage - Global Box Office of $272 million, up 64% from Q1 2015, driven by strong growth domestically and continued strength in international markets. - ...

IMAX SIGNS REVENUE SHARE AGREEMENT WITH UCI KINOWELT IN GERMANY FOR IMAX® WITH LASER SYSTEM

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Leading German Exhibitor to Bring IMAX to Iconic Urban Development in Berlin; Deal Builds on IMAX Box Office Momentum in Germany NEW YORK – April 19, 2016 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and UCI KINOWELT, one of the largest exhibition chains in Germany, announced an agreement for an IMAX® theatre featuring ...

DISNEY’S THE JUNGLE BOOK ROARS INTO IMAX® THEATRES WORLDWIDE WITH $20 MILLION OPENING WEEKEND RESULTS

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that The Jungle Book, a film from The Walt Disney Studios, a division of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS), opened with $20 million on 901 IMAX® 3D screens globally – marking the best-ever IMAX opening of ...

IMAX TO PILOT IMMERSIVE INDOOR CYCLING STUDIO CONCEPT

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

IMAX Steps into Fitness World with Pilot of IMAXShift; Powered by IMAX Technology, State-of-the-Art Offering Reinvents Indoor Cycling Experience NEW YORK, April 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced the test launch of IMAXShift, an immersive group cycling concept built around the primary components of The IMAX Experience®. ...

IMAX SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH IN89 DIGITAL CINEMAX FOR TWO IMAX® THEATRES IN TAIWAN

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Building on IMAX Success in Taiwan, Company Welcomes New Exhibition Partner NEW YORK – Apr. 14, 2016 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX), IMAX China Holding Inc. (HKSE: 1970) and IN89 Digital Cinemax Co. Ltd. (IN89), a leading exhibitor in Taiwan, announced an agreement for two IMAX® theatres. Both theatres will be ...

IMAX CORPORATION TO ANNOUNCE FIRST-QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS AND HOST CONFERENCE CALL

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

NEW YORK – April 13, 2016 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) today announced it will hold a quarterly conference call to discuss its first-quarter 2016 financial results on Thursday, April 21 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. This call is being webcast by Thomson Financial and can be accessed at www.imax.com by ...

IMAX SIGNS 10-THEATRE DEAL IN CHINA WITH SHANGHAI AURORA MOVIE CO., LTD.

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Media Group Enters IMAX Business to Support Cinema Circuit Expansion SHANGHAI – April 13, 2016 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX), IMAX China Holding Inc. (HKSE: 1970) and Shanghai Aurora Movie Co., Ltd. today announced an agreement for 10 new IMAX® theatres in China. Under the deal terms, eight of the theatres ...