Category Archives: DMR

SITE UPDATE: Farewell to the Kinotech Blog

The final Kinotech Blog post will appear on Thursday.  It will be about Star Wars.  It will be about IMAX.  It will be about Star Wars being in IMAX.  And it will mostly be about Star Wars NOT being in … Continue reading

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And now…..a quiz!

Here are the correct answers and poll results: A. Museums in San Diego and Long Island are adding what feature to their giant screen domes Exhibition Space 0% Fulldome Digital Planetarium Systems 65% 3D Projection 35% Motion Simulators 0% Storage … Continue reading

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VIDEO: John Carter IMAX Trailer

NOTE: John Carter’s Andrew Stanton is the second Pixar alum to direct a big budget flick showing in IMAX theaters.  He follows Brad Bird, director of Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol (and I’m not even counting the legendary Ben Burtt). Enjoy!

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Dark Knight Rises

Here are some photos from the set of Dark Knight Rises, filming in Pittsburgh.  All photos (C) 2011 Getty Images.

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Harry Potter and the Half 3D Film

The way the world works is that financial analysts will follow trends.  Often, they’re incorrect in their assumptions, but nonetheless their reports are picked up by the mainstream media.  Then the public reads the reports and believes them to be true.  … Continue reading

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Maelstrom

In the forty years that giant screen films have been produced, there have been quite a few that have covered ecological or accidental disaster.  But few have portrayed the maleficent results of intentional human destruction.  Man-made ecological damage on a large … Continue reading

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The Deadline on Potter’s Numbers

Yesterday, Deadline Hollywood, the blog generation’s antidote to The Hollywood Reporter, announced some rather remarkable opening numbers for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2: 3,000 3D locations, comprising 4,250 3D screens 274 IMAX venues 120 premium non-IMAX large … Continue reading

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