In a change of pace, Deadpool director Tim Miller speaks in this featurette presenting the IMAX version of the film. While discussing the benefits of the format, Miller admits to a "400 a month" comic book habit. He also discusses the grimier world Deadpool inhabits. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYapToAZ2YY[/youtube] Deadpool opens on February 12th.
Today's Star Wars report — which I'm thinking of calling "Imperial Dispatch" — takes us to this article in The Hollywood Reporter in which they reveal the new film, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, will screen in all the IMAX theaters in North America during its first month of release. It will also appear on […]
In cinemas beginning June 12th, Disney will be adding more than six minutes of footage of the upcoming Ant-Man movie from Marvel Studios ahead of Universal Pictures' Jurassic World and will play for the duration of that film's run in IMAX theatres. A sneak peek of the sneak peek can be found below. Ant-Man opens […]
The second swipe file of the day – but it's a goodie. Here is one of Jock's desgns for the IMAX poster for Iron Man 3. And here is a proposed IMAX poster idea for Avengers: Age Of Ultron, designer unknown. Tweet SWIPE to @avengers …. In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble […]
IMAX has released a video of the cast of The Hobbit trilogy talking about leaving Middle Earth for the final time. They also spend time talking about being on the set and how it was like being in a whole different world. The video includes Peter Jackson, Martin Freeman, Lee Pace, Evangeline Lily and more. […]
By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu When a friend called to say he's got me a ticket to an IMAX screening of Guardians of the Galaxy, of course I dropped everything and boy, am I glad I did! We all know the plot of the movie by now, but: Chris Pratt (from TV's Parks and Recreation) is […]
Marvel's latest venture into the theaters, Guardians of the Galaxy opened up overnight and pulled in $11.2 million making it the highest overnight opening in 2014. It opened in 4,080 theaters and beat out its fellow studio feature Captain America: The Winter Soldier which made 10.2 million when it debuted overnight in April. According to […]
Marvel have announced 150 IMAX preview sessions of Guardians of the Galaxy on July 7th. You won't get to see the whole film, just 17 minutes worth, but it's free and as I said, on July 7th. That's not much over a week away. It's not quite the same as having it beamed into your […]
John Schwartzman is going to shoot Jurassic World.
One of the most popular brands in cinema lately has been IMAX, purveyors of the large-screen, super-loud, wrap around experience.
Star Wars was my go-to example of cinemascope for a very long time. Back in the 4:3 TV era, my letterboxed VHS tapes of the Star Wars movies were an easy, and easy to find, example of what the wide, 'scope aspect ratio looked like. I pulled out those tapes a few times specifically to […]
Grauman’s Chinese Theater is now the TCL IMAX Chinese Theatre. Find out how they converted this historic cinema and watch it happen.
Not a bad overview, especially for people who know little about 2D to 3D conversions.
It's going to start off big and then get bigger. And brighter.
There's a lot more Ender's Game to come in the next few days, and I have to say, I'll particularly interested to see if the panel disucssion goes anywhere near the Orson Scott Card controversy.
Neill Blomkamp's sophomore effort should be one of the highlights in my movie going summer, and as of today, it looks like I have another, rather large viewing option.
The most obvious decision the stereographers might have taken is to tie in the amount of volume to the change from sepia to colour.
Ahead of tomorrow's official announcement, here are Warner Bros.' plans for re-releasing Victor Fleming's 1938 version The Wizard of Oz later this year, its 75th anniversary.
Midnight screenings don't generally seem to be as popular in the UK as in the US, but I think Iron Man might draw some crowds.
Clues seem to be pointing towards a widespread, official re-release for Dr. No in 3D.