By Pocket-lint: Luke Edwards on June 17, 2014
IMAX® is still the world's best pioneer for cinema advancements. It recently announced the world's first fully integrated 65mm 4K digital large-format 3D camera. And it's got plenty more to come including higher frame rates, next-gen laser projectors and more affordable home cinema systems.
We caught up with IMAX® CEO, Greg Foster and senior VP of film production, Hugh Murray to find out more.
By The Hollywood Reporter: Etan Vlessing on June 17, 2014
South Caucasus exhibitor Cavea Cinemas is to install a giant-screen theater in a new 10-screen multiplex in capital Tbilisi.
TORONTO — Continuing its drive into Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Imax on Tuesday said south Caucasus exhibitor Cavea Cinemas has acquired a giant-screen theater for a new 10-screen multiplex in Tbilisi, Georgia.
The sale comes as Andrew Cripps, Imax's president, EMEA, continues to target international expansion for the Canadian-based exhibitor beyond North America.
By Slashfilm: Angie Han on June 12, 2014
Hercules isn’t just a mighty and powerful warrior, he’s one of the mightiest, most powerful warriors of all time. His legend has endured for centuries. He’s half god, for Pete’s sake. Obviously, a regular old 2D screen was never going to be enough to contain him.
So naturally, he’s getting the IMAX 3D® treatment.
By The Hollywood Reporter: Etan Vlessing on June 9, 2014
The giant-screen exhibitor earlier said the animated picture would be shown on its screens internationally from June 13.
BANFF, ALBERTA – IMAX® on Monday said it is adding DreamWorks Animation and 20th Century Fox's How to Train Your Dragon 2 to its domestic screens.
The giant-screen exhibitor earlier announced a deal to release the movie in its theaters internationally starting June 13.
By The Hollywood Reporter: Etan Vlessing on June 5, 2014
The giant screen exhibitor will release tentpoles like "Dracula Untold," "Seventh Son" and "Fast & Furious 7" through 2017.
TORONTO – IMAX® has inked a deal with Legendary Entertainment and Universal Pictures to release up to 15 of the studios' tentpole movies in its giant screen theaters through 2017.
As part of an agreement extension, IMAX® will join Universal and Legendary's release strategy for upcoming live-action pics like Dracula Untold in October 2014, Seventh Son in February 2015 and Fast & Furious 7 in April 2015.