Archive for July, 2016

BMZ Review: A Beautiful Planet

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

A Beautiful Planet By Ann Coates A Beautiful Planet is the next in the series of IMAX space-themed films from IMAX and Toni Myers dating back to the 1980s. The film perfectly evokes a wonder and awe only attainable through the medium of the Giant Screen. In this film, an ...

Christie to Support GSCA 2016 International Conference and Trade Show as Partner-Level Sponsor

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

July 27, 2016—The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that Christie is participating in the GSCA 2016 International Conference and Trade Show as a partner-level sponsor, the highest level of sponsorship. The GSCA conference will be held in Toronto on October 4-7, 2016, hosted by the Cineplex ...

STAR TREK BEYOND BLASTS INTO IMAX® 3D THEATRES WITH $11.6 MILLION GLOBALLY IN IMAX

Monday, July 25th, 2016

Film Grosses $8 Million Domestically in IMAX; Scores Franchise-Best Overseas IMAX Debut With $3.2 Million LOS ANGELES – July 25, 2016 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) today announced that Star Trek Beyond—the third film in the blockbuster franchise, from Paramount Pictures, Skydance and Bad Robot—opened with $11.2 million on 571 IMAX screens ...

IMAX CORPORATION REPORTS SECOND-QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS

Friday, July 22nd, 2016

HIGHLIGHTS - Robust Q2 2016 signings of 95 IMAX® theatre systems, up 217% year-over-year - IMAX increases 2016 installation guidance to 155 theatres, up from original 2016 guidance of 115 to 120 theatres, underscoring strong worldwide demand for IMAX theatres - Record backlog of 442 systems represents 40% growth to existing network of ...

STER-KINEKOR EXPANDS IMAX FOOTPRINT WITH THREE-THEATRE AGREEMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Africa's Largest Exhibitor Adds 10 IMAX® Theatres to Circuit in Less Than Three Years; Deal Builds on IMAX Network and Box office Growth in Africa NEW YORK, July 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and Ster-Kinekor Theatres, a division of Primedia (Pty) Ltd., today announced an agreement for three ...

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

Friday, July 8th, 2016

NEW YORK, July 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced it will hold a quarterly conference call to discuss its second-quarter 2016 financial results on Wednesday, July 20 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. This call is being webcast by Thomson Financial and can be accessed at www.imax.com ...

Evans & Sutherland Signs On As GSCA 2016 Conference Partner-Level Sponsor; Will Demo 8K Digital Fulldome Digistar 5 System at Ontario Science Centre

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that Evans & Sutherland (E&S) will support the GSCA 2016 International Conference and Trade Show as a partner-level sponsor, the highest level of support. The conference will be held in Toronto on October 4-7, 2016, hosted by the Cineplex Scotiabank ...

BMZ Review: Asteroid: Mission Extreme

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Asteroid: Mission Extreme By Ann Coates From National Geographic Entertainment comes the education-heavy film, Asteroid: Mission Extreme. The film details all things asteroid, and looks to the future of space missions involving the study and potential uses of asteroids. With its main focus on science, the film satisfies the edu-tainment ...