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IMAX

(ˈaɪmæks)
n
(Film) trademark a process of film projection using a giant screen on which an image approximately ten times larger than standard is projected
[C20: from image + maximum]
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Today's agreement will see Omnijoi Cinemas nearly double its IMAX footprint -- a significant commitment that underscores the success of the IMAX business model and the continued demand for The IMAX Experience[sup.
Goblet'' follows ``Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban,'' which was released on both IMAX screens and in regular theaters in June 2004.
IMAX has gone increasingly Hollywood-mainstream in recent years, with selected blockbusters - such as ``Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban'' and ``Spider-Man 2'' remastered for the giant screen with IMAX's DMR process, which allows for a movie to be enlarged for an IMAX screen without compromising picture quality.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: The IMAX Experience is the sixth IMAX DMR film release from Warner Bros.
E[acute accent]Founded in 1967, IMAX Corporation is one of the world's leading entertainment technology companies and the newest distribution window for Hollywood films.
Trading of IMAX China shares commenced on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Limited on October 8, 2015.
IMAX and 20th Century Fox currently have the CG-animated film ``Robots'' in regular theaters and on IMAX screens.
com) announces that it is investigating an alleged securities fraud by IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) ("IMAX" or the "Company") and its executives between February 17, 2006 and August 9, 2006.
7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that shares of IMAX China Holding, Inc.
Following the unprecedented audience response and box office performance of `The Matrix Reloaded: The IMAX Experience,' we couldn't be happier to offer fans the chance to see `The Matrix Revolutions: The IMAX Experience' on the same day as we open `Revolutions' in 35mm," Dan Fellman said.
Pictures has been an instrumental partner in establishing this trend and advancing the IMAX theater network as the newest distribution platform for Hollywood content,'' IMAX co-chairmen and co-CEOs Richard L.
Polar'' is the highest-grossing IMAX version of a mainstream film that the company has ever released.