Tag Archives: IMAX Corporation

Terrence Malick’s “Voyage of Time” to the screen: Broad Green pictures and IMAX join Sophisticated Films and Wild Bunch

IMAX Corporation, together with Broad Green Pictures, today announced they are joining Sophisticated Films and Wild Bunch to complete financing of Terrence Malick’s VOYAGE OF TIME. Broad Green will have the first opportunity to distribute the feature film version in North America following the exclusive IMAX release. Gabriel and Daniel[...]

The Hunger Games will return to more than 100 IMAX® digital theatres

HollywoodNews.com: Due to overwhelming demand, The Hunger Games will return to more than 100 IMAX® digital theatres across North America on April 27. The film will play for a one-week special return engagement through May 3. The Hunger Games has grossed over $533 million globally since its launch on March[...]

3-Movie Transformers: Dark Moon Launches Back Into Imax Theaters

HollywoodNews.com: IMAX and Paramount Pictures announced today that Transformers: Dark of the Moon, the third film in the blockbuster Transformers franchise, is returning to 246 IMAX® domestic locations for an extended two-week run from Friday, Aug. 26 through Thursday, Sept. 8. During those two weeks, the 3-D film will play[...]

IMAX, AMC opening 10 more theaters in U.S.

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: While we are ready to bury the current iteration of 3D, there are certain films that deserve to be seen in an IMAX format – starting with the latest “Harry Potter” installment – so we’re pretty happy that the format appears to be expanding. IMAX Corporation and[...]

“Cowboys and Aliens” coming to IMAX in international territories

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: IMAX Corporation, DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures International announced that Jon Favreau’s upcoming sci-fi adventure “Cowboys & Aliens” will open in select international digital IMAX theaters day-and-date with each territory’s release date, beginning in August. “We are delighted to be able to offer international audiences the opportunity to[...]

“Pirates” sequel posts IMAX global box office records

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Rob Marshall’s “Pirates of the Caribbean” effort might have had a softer opening than Disney had hoped – earning $90 million in its opening frame – but the fourth film in the franchise did very well on IMAX screens. IMAX Corporation and The Walt Disney Studios revealed that[...]

“Pirates” sequel will set IMAX all-time screen record

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We knew Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” would be big. But we didn’t know it would be record setting. According to a release from the IMAX Corporation, however, it appears that the fourth “Pirates” will open on 402 IMAX theaters globally, setting a new record.[...]

IMAX expanding in Russia

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: IMAX is about to expand its global reach. The IMAX Corporation Russia’s Cinema Park just announced a sale agreement to install eight digital IMAX systems in Russian multiplexes in Kaliningrad, Ulyanovsk, Omsk, Krasnoyarsk, Tula, Penza, Stavropol and Irkutsk. They will be installed in 2012 and 2013. According[...]

Paramount inks four-picture deal with IMAX

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Big news from Paramount Studios this morning … literally and figuratively. The studio announced an agreement with IMAX Corporation to release four of the studio’s tentpole releases in 2011. The films will open day-and-date in IMAX theaters worldwide. The tentpole titles are: – J.J. Abrams’ “Super 8” – Michael[...]