Archive for June, 2016

Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea Official Trailer

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Check out the trailer for new Giant Screen film, Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea. The mission to protect and defend the world's oceans has become far more complex and challenging in recent years, and naval aviation has become increasingly vital to success. One of the greatest engineering feats in the ...

IMAX AND PARAMOUNT PICTURES EXTEND LONG-STANDING PARTNERSHIP WITH FIVE-PICTURE AGREEMENT

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Pact Includes Transformers: The Last KnightBARCELONA, Spain, June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) and Paramount Pictures today announced a multi-picture agreement that consists of five future tentpoles from the Paramount Pictures slate, including the fifth film in the global blockbuster franchise—Transformers: The Last Knight—as well as God Particle; ...

BMZ Review: National Parks Adventure

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

National Parks Adventure By Ann Coates The latest addition to the considerable MacGillivray Freeman Films Large Format oeuvre is National Parks Adventure, a film that contains all the expected characteristics of an MFF film -- the outdoors, fun activities, innocuous musical soundtrack, and above all else, simply beautiful images. The film ...

IMAX AND CINEWORLD GROUP PLC SIGN FIVE-THEATRE AGREEMENT

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

IMAX's Largest European Partner to Add New Theatres Across UK and Other European Markets BARCELONA, Spain, June 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the 2016 CineEurope Conference in Barcelona, Spain, IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) announced an expansion of its partnership with Cineworld Group PLC (the "Group") for an additional five IMAX® ...

IMAX AND AMC THEATRES® SIGN 25-THEATRE DEAL

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Agreement with IMAX's Largest North American ExhibitorBuilds on Recent IMAX Domestic Box Office Success NEW YORK and LEAWOOD, Kan., June 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and AMC Theatres (NYSE: AMC) today announced an expansion of the companies' existing full joint revenue sharing arrangement with the addition of 25 ...

IMAX® CHINA AND CHINA MEDIA CAPITAL TAKE NEXT STEPS FOR $50 MILLION CHINA FILM FUND

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

SHANGHAI, June 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and IMAX China (HK.1970) today announced the completion of the formative agreements to establish the IMAX China Film Fund with partner China Media Capital ("CMC"). The China Film Fund, which will initially be capitalized with $50 million, will co-finance ...

Images from new Giant Screen film Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

Check out these images from the new Giant Screen film, Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea. The mission to protect and defend the world's oceans has become far more complex and challenging in recent years, and naval aviation has become increasingly vital to success. One of the greatest engineering feats in ...

IMAX CHINA UNVEILS 2016 SUMMER CHINESE LOCAL-LANGUAGE FILM SLATE

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Cold War II, For a Few Bullets, Skiptrace and Time Raider to be released in IMAX® theaters across China SHANGHAI, June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and IMAX China Holding Inc. (HKSE.1970) announced that four Chinese titles will be digitally re-mastered in the immersive IMAX format and released ...

IMAX Corporation to Support GSCA 2016 International Conference and Trade Show As Partner-Level Sponsor

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

June 15, 2016—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is thrilled to announce that IMAX Corporation has generously signed on as a partner-level sponsor, the highest level of support, for the GSCA 2016 International Conference and Trade Show in Toronto on October 4-7. IMAX’s contribution will support the conference’s opening reception ...

WARCRAFT SHATTERS IMAX OPENING-DAY BOX OFFICE RECORDS; GROSSES $5.32 MILLION, OR RMB 35 MILLION ON 290 IMAX® SCREENS ACROSS CHINA

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Cultural phenomenon drives best-ever opening day and midnight show record for IMAX in China SHANGHAI, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and IMAX China (HKSE: 1970) today announced that Warcraft, released by Legendary Pictures, scored a record-setting opening day – including midnight shows – in 290 IMAX® theatres ...