Archive for August, 2016

nWave Pictures Acquires Worldwide Distribution Rights to the Immersive Giant Screen Film “HURRICANE”

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Brussels (Belgium) and Burbank (California), August 31, 2016 – nWave Pictures has acquired the worldwide distribution rights to HURRICANE, a giant screen 3D documentary film produced by Ouragan Films. The 40-minute film will be screened in October 2016 at the Giant Screen Cinema Association Conference in Toronto. Producers Andy Byatt ...

Laser Giant Dome Cinema Coming to Cleveland

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Great Lakes Science Center partners with D3D Cinema and Christie to premiere the World’s First Giant Dome Cinema Laser System Evanston, IL (August 30, 2016) – D3D Cinema, in partnership with Christie®, is excited to announce that the newly branded Cleveland Clinic Dome Theater at Great Lakes Science Center (GLSC) is ...

GSCA to Hold Its 2017 International Conference and Trade Show in Chicago on September 26-28

Monday, August 29th, 2016

The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) is pleased to announce that its 2017 International Conference and Trade Show will be held in Chicago, Illinois, on September 26-28, 2017. The Navy Pier IMAX Theatre will host flat-screen presentations on the IMAX next-generation digital laser projection system, and the Museum of Science ...

BMZ Review: National Parks Adventure

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

The Great Outdoors National Parks Adventure By Ross Anthony America has a treasure trove of National Parks. If you'd love to see them, but aren't too excited about packing up the kids in the station wagon and driving days across the States, then this film offers an excellent alternative. Mind you, you'll miss ...

Earthflight Soars into Theaters in September

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Evanston, IL (August 17, 2016) – Giant Screen Films and BBC Earth are pleased to announce that Earthflight, a coproduction of John Downer Productions and BBC Earth, will soar into theaters worldwide this September. Earthflight is a totally immersive experience, taking the audience on an incredible flight across the ...

TIME RAIDERS SCORES ESTIMATED $5 MILLION FOR BENCHMARK OPENING AT CHINESE BOX OFFICE IN IMAX® 3D THEATRES

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Blockbuster Achieves Largest Three-Day Summer Box Office Opening Weekend in IMAX for Local-Language Film in China LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and IMAX China (HKSE: 1970) today announced that Time Raiders, the 3D adventure film from director Daniel Lee, debuted in China with approximately $5 ...

SUICIDE SQUAD EXPLODES INTO IMAX® 3D THEATRES WITH RECORD $18.2 MILLION GLOBAL OPENING

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Film Scores Best-Ever IMAX August Box Office Opening LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that Warner Bros. Pictures' Suicide Squad opened with a record-setting $18.2 million on 636 IMAX screens globally, making it the largest IMAX debut in August on both an international and ...

WANDA TO ADD 150 IMAX® THEATRES IN LANDMARK DEAL; LARGEST AGREEMENT IN IMAX HISTORY

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

Agreement to Boost Wanda Cinema’s IMAX Footprint to 360 Screens in China Over Next Several Years SHANGHAI – Aug. 2, 2016 – IMAX Corp. (NYSE:IMAX) and IMAX China Holding, Inc. (HKSE: 1970) today announced IMAX’s largest new theatre deal ever – 150 additional theatres with Wanda Cinema Line Corp (002739.SZ). Under ...