All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘IMAX’

‘Star Wars: Episode VII’, Other Disney Movies Coming to IMAX

Filming on Star Wars: Episode VII begins in May and the hype for the return of the franchise to the big screen is growing. Today Disney added a small amount to that hype by confirming that Episode VII will indeed be coming to IMAX theaters. Walt Disney Studios today announced that it has signed an expanded agreement with IMAX to …

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‘Dhoom 3′ Breaks Box Office Records

Director Vijay Krishna Acharya’s “Dhoom 3″ starring Bollywood heavyweight Aamir Khan is approaching $31 million at the global box office, raking in roughly $16 million in India alone, after opening on Friday. Dhoom 3 has set a box office record in North America for a Bollywood film, garnering $3.3 million so far, after opening in 236 theaters. The Yash Raj …

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IMAX Giving Away Limited Edition Avengers Midnight Posters

If you’re like most hardcore comic book nerds, then there’s a very strong possibility that you can’t wait to see “The Avengers” on the big screen. To make this joyous occasion that much sweeter, IMAX is giving you incentive to schedule your entire life around their midnight screening of director Joss Whedon’s highly-anticipated superhero blockbuster. Individuals attending the 12:01 showing …

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Dark Knight Rises Likely to Contain an Hour of IMAX Footage

I’m not a huge fan of watching big-budget Hollywood action movies in an IMAX theater. Documentaries, on the other hand, are perfectly okay, as I think the enormous screen treats the material rather well. However, attempting to watch a caped superhero lock horns with his or her archenemy seems like a phenomenal chore, not to mention a good way to …

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“The Hunger Games” Returning To IMAX Theaters For One Week

In total The Hunger Games has grossed over $533 million globally since its release on March 23. $13.2 million, of the total, came from IMAX theaters during it’s initial one week run. With that in mind, IMAX Corporation and Lionsgate today announced that The Hunger Games will be returning to select IMAX theaters, 100 in total, across North America. The …

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