Tag Archives: IMAX

ThemedReality August 2012 Update

Newly added at ThemedReality.com: Walt Disney, Theme Park Character And coming later this month: Batman, laser projectors, and what theme parks can learn from IMAX A new kind of branding for museums What We Know About Shanghai Disneyland: The Director’s … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS: Remember When IMAX Won the Large Format Wars? Well, Now Barco’s the New IMAX

Last night, after watching the new film “Chronicle” on a Barco 4K projector at my local Cinemark, I received an advanced copy of a rather interesting press release that I decided not to post anything about until it was actually … Continue reading

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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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Technology Didn’t Kill The Projectionist, The Idiots Who Own The Theater Did

It used to be that training managers to thread film and start projectors was a method to lower labor costs by bypassing the unions.  It even happened in IMAX, where one well-known person in charge of a group of commercial … Continue reading

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Ancient Chinese Secret

Bear with me on this.  What follows is a piece that ran yesterday in the Beijing Evening News.  I’ve run the piece through Google Translate and it can be a bit rough to digest.  So if you have issues with … 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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The Official Official Batman List

UPDATE: I had originally posted this as an “unofficial, official list” since it came via a huge “via.”  This information, was originally originally posted on http://www.nolanfans.com and came to The Blog via www.colider.com via a facebook posting by one of the darned best … Continue reading

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