Warner Bros. and IMAX® are partnering to bring one of the most beloved films of all time to IMAX® theatres for the very first time. To celebrate the 75th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz, this iconic film will be released in IMAX® 3D theatres for an exclusive one-week engagement across North America beginning September 20, 2013.
For years The Wizard of Oz has been a favorite among generations. This film, released in 1939, revolutionized the use of color and special effects in cinema. Now after 75 years – this timeless classic will debut in IMAX 3D.
The IMAX® release The Wizard of Oz will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of the IMAX 3D Experience® with proprietary IMAX DMR® (Digital Re-mastering) technology. The crystal-clear images, coupled with IMAX®'s customized theatre geometry and powerful digital audio, create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are in the movie.
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The IMAX 3D debut of the film will launch the celebration of the film’s 75th anniversary, and will be followed by a debut of The Wizard of Oz 75th Anniversary Collector’s Edition disc set. Click here for more information.