November 21, 2017

“Fast & Furious” Goes IMAX, Gets Spin-Off

IMAX Corp. and Universal Pictures have confirmed that the upcoming "Fast and Furious 6" will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX format and released in select IMAX theatres internationally starting May 22nd. Meanwhile, Universal is reportedly working on not just a seventh installment, but a possible spin-off focusing on Dwayne … [Read more...]

“Skyfall” IMAX Date, Song, Rating

More word on the upcoming 23rd James Bond feature "Skyfall" with news today that American audiences will get to see it a day earlier than expected. Sony Pictures have confirmed that the film will screen in IMAX theatres only in North America on November 8th, one day earlier than the general release on the 9th. Once again the franchise has opted … [Read more...]

IMAX Segments For “Hunger” & “Trek” Sequels

IMAX Corporation have announced that both "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" and the upcoming "Star Trek" sequel will be released in the IMAX format next year. More importantly, both films will utilize IMAX cameras to shoot portions of the film. As with "The Dark Knight" and "Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol", sequences shot with the extremely … [Read more...]

Half Of “Knight Rises” Shot In IMAX

We know Chris Nolan and his director of photography Wally Pfister loved shooting segments of "The Dark Knight" on IMAX cameras, so much so that they've stated they would have loved to have shot all of "The Dark Knight Rises" in the format if it weren't for the technical limitations. As a result we've been wondering just how much of the final film … [Read more...]

Nolan Talks “Knight” IMAX, 3D & Film

Filmmaker Christopher Nolan has given an extended and fascinating interview with the Director's Guild of America covering a wide range of topics from his embracing of IMAX, his approach to filming "The Dark Knight Rises", and wider issues of the film industry. One of the latter is his championing of film over cheaper digital formats: "For the … [Read more...]

“Skyfall” Set To Open In IMAX

IMAX, EON Productions, MGM Studios and Sony Pictures have announced that the new James Bond movie "Skyfall" will be released in IMAX theaters both domestically and internationally - the first time a Bond movie has been screened in the large format. The film will follow Sony's usual worldwide release pattern with Bond films - opening in much of … [Read more...]

“Dark Knight Rises” IMAX Prologue List

Warner Bros. Pictures has finally confirmed the six-minute IMAX prologue to "The Dark Knight Rises" will appear in front of 70mm IMAX copies of "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol" starting December 16th in the US and December 21st in the UK. Today Warners issued a press release detailing which cinemas will be screening the footage, here's the … [Read more...]