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'PROMETHEUS' TO BE RELEASED IN IMAX® 3D ON JUNE 8 on March 08, 2012

Los Angeles, CA -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and Twentieth Century Fox today announced that Prometheus, the summer's scariest action event picture and director Ridley Scott's return to the genre he helped define, will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® 3D format and released in IMAX® digital and film theatres domestically and in a select number of IMAX theatres internationally, starting June 8, 2012.

Sir Ridley directs and produces the film, which is written by Jon Spaihts and Damon Lindelof. Prometheus: An IMAX 3D Experience features a stellar international cast that includes Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Guy Pearce, Idris Elba, Logan Marshall-Green and Charlize Theron.

"Ridley Scott is one of the best storytellers of our time, whose groundbreaking films Alien and Blade Runner changed the landscape of the science-fiction genre," said Greg Foster, Chairman and President of IMAX Filmed Entertainment. "We're excited about Prometheus and proud to add him to the prestigious list of directors whose films have been presented in IMAX."

The IMAX release of Prometheus will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX 3D Experience® with proprietary IMAX DMR® (Digital Re-mastering) technology. The crystal-clear images coupled with IMAX's customized theatre geometry and powerful digital audio create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are in the movie.

 

'Prometheus' Director Ridley Scott to Chat Live With Guests of AMC Theatres and 20th Century Fox and Premiere the Movie's New Trailer at AMCTheatres.com on March 08, 2012

Kansas City, Mo. -- AMC Theatres® and Twentieth Century Fox are excited to announce that fans eagerly anticipating legendary filmmaker Ridley Scott's PROMETHEUS, will have an opportunity to see a Livestream Q&A featuring Sir Ridley and PROMETHEUS co-screenwriter and executive producer Damon Lindelof at go.amctheatres.com/prometheus on Saturday, March 17 at 4 p.m. PDT (7 p.m. EDT). Following the Q&A, the newest PROMETHEUS trailer will premiere on AMC Theatres' website.

Additionally, AMC Stubs members in the Los Angeles area have the exclusive opportunity to join Scott and Lindelof in person for their Q&A session, which takes places at AMC Downtown Disney 12 in Anaheim, Calif., on Saturday, March 17 at 4 p.m. PDT.

"Ridley Scott's PROMETHEUS is one of the most anticipated films of 2012, and we're honored to not only be a part of the release of this most recent trailer, but to provide our AMC Stubs members in the Los Angeles area with this unique opportunity to speak directly to Sir Ridley," said Sun Dee Larson, vice president of Film Marketing at AMC Theatres. "We're proud to offer this exciting perk to our LA-based AMC Stubs members."

Ridley Scott, director of ALIEN and BLADE RUNNER, returns to the genre he helped define in this summer's scariest movie event. With PROMETHEUS, he creates a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.

PROMETHEUS debuts in theaters everywhere June 8.
To view the Q&A with the filmmakers and see the PROMETHEUS trailer premiere on AMCTheatres.com visit go.amctheatres.com/prometheus. To take advantage of opportunities like this by becoming an AMC Stubs member, visit amcstubs.com.

 

'THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN - PART 2' TEASER TRAILER TO DEBUT EXCLUSIVELY IN THEATERS WITH 'THE HUNGER GAMES' ON MARCH 23 on March 08, 2012

twilightmidnight.pngSanta Monica, CA -- Summit Entertainment's highly anticipated THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN - PART 2 will debut a teaser trailer in theaters with Lionsgate's THE HUNGER GAMES on March 23, 2012.

A first-look preview of the teaser trailer will be available for download viaEPK.tv at 3:00 AM PST/6:00 AM EST on Tuesday, March 20, 2012.

Following its weekend debut, the full teaser trailer will be made available for download on Monday, March 26, 2012 at 3:00 AM PST/6:00 AM EST via EPK.tv.


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