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Nickelodeon Launches Social VR Experience, SlimeZone

Nickelodeon and IMAX Corp. have recently joined forces in order to launch a new multiplayer social VR experience dubbed “SlimeZone” to IMAX’s VR Experience Centres all over the globe. The fun has already started at select venues in LA, NY, and Toronto. There are plans to launch overseas as well, with Shanghai, Bangkok, and Manchester, UK being one of the first places to be ...

Nolan names Batman 3 The Dark Knight Rises

Nolan names Batman 3 The Dark Knight Rises

First, Batman Began. Then, he was vilified as the Dark Knight. What’s next? The Dark Knight Rises, of course! Christopher Nolan and Warner Bros. have finally come forward to offer the title of the next film in the Batman film franchise. Formally known only as “Batman 3”, the super hero film due out on July 20th 2012 will now be known as The Dark Knight Rises. According to ...

Iron Man 2 debuts this Friday in theaters and IMAX

Iron Man 2 debuts this Friday in theaters and IMAX

The clock is ticking with just days until the next Iron Man film hits theaters. Movie houses everywhere are expecting a huge influx of people on Friday May 7th, when Iron Man 2 arrives. Helping to take some of the extra traffic, IMAX screens have beefed up the number that will be showcasing the metallic Marvel super hero in his sure-to-please sequel. Directed by Jon Favreau, Iron Man 2 stars ...

Light the Signal, Batman The Dark Knight Returns to theaters July 20, 2012

Light the Signal, Batman The Dark Knight Returns to theaters July 20, 2012

Even with a number of animated DVD appearances, Batman, the famed caped crusader of DC Comics’ Gotham City, hasn’t been seen in a feature film since 2008’s The Dark Knight, and Batman Begins before that. That film became the then-second (now third, thanks to Avatar) highest grossing film of all time with $533 million in the US, $1 billion worldwide. Now, Warner Bros. and ...

Avatar takes filming to a new level

Avatar takes filming to a new level

We already know that Avatar is setting records. But some people are trying to figure out “how” it’s doing so well — I mean, other than the fact that it graces us with some gorgeous CG animation effects. One of the best aspects of the movie, visually speaking, is the motion capture technology that allowed some of the ultra-life-like animation to take place; very similar ...

James Cameron's Avatar still setting records

James Cameron’s Avatar still setting records

With every passing day, Avatar continues to set box office records (no, not Nickelodeon’s Avatar). James Cameron’s latest epic adventure turns the art of CG animation into a masterpiece unlike any have before. All four weeks in theaters, the film has hit the top spot, only losing marginal ground week-to-week, which is incredibly rare for a film. Showing in nearly 200 Imax screens, ...


Spider-Man 4 in Imax on May 5, 2011

It’s been a few summers since we’ve had a new Spider-Man movie on the big screen. Last we saw him, the Web Slinger was battling the Sandman and Venom across the Manhattan skyline. A frightening villian team-up. Now, Columbia Pictures, Sony, and Marvel Comics are forming a team-up of their own, but this time to help Spidey! On May 5th, 2011, the pair will simultaneously release ...


Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs

What happens when a scientist tries to solve world hunger by making food fall from the sky? On September 18th, we’ll find out, as Sony Pictures Animation and IMAX Corporation will simultaneously debut the CG animated film Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs. The movie, which is available in 2D and 3D, is based on the popular book of the same name, by Judi Barrett and Ron Barrett. Check ...


Alice in Wonderland

Disney plans to release Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland, in IMAX 3D theaters simultaneously with the film’s regular-theater release on March 5th, 2010. This is the third film as part of the the five-film agreement between IMAX and Disney, which was announced in 2008. This live-action presentation of Disney’s animated classic stars Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter, Anne Hathaway ...

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