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HuffPost Review: Where the Wild Things Are: The IMAX Experience

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

The idea of high-quality entertainment that is specifically directed at children seems to be an oxymoron in the critical community. However, Where the Wild Things Are, is very much a high-quality children's movie.

Rumor Finally Becomes Fact: Iron Man 2 to Open in IMAX

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

IMAX has finally confirmed that Jon Favreau's Iron Man sequel will be debuting on May 7th in both regular 35mm and IMAX formats.

IMAX Releases Study on Multiplex vs. Classic Auditoriums

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

The somewhat predictable result: "There was no meaningful difference in satisfaction levels between classic design and multiplex design IMAX locations."

How Extremophiles Might Help Us Save the World

Levi Novey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Levi Novey

Living and thriving in the most inhospitable conditions on Earth, tiny bacteria-like microbes known as extremophiles might soon have an over-sized effect on our human world.

The Great 3D "Debate" Shouldn't Be a Debate at All

Richard Gelfond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Richard Gelfond

The reason I'm optimistic about 3D this time around is that the greatest storytellers of our time -- Tim Burton, Peter Jackson and Steven Spielberg -- are embracing the format.

Harry Potter and the Future of Day-and-Date Simultaneous IMAX/35mm Releases

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

If Harry Potter sees a substantial bump in box office this weekend, could this be the end of same day 35mm/IMAX releases?

Harry Potter 6/Transformers IMAX Overlap - Paramount Called Dibs on IMAX Before the Harry Potter Date Change

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

This will not be the last turf war that is waged over IMAX screens, and the company is already taking steps to theoretically insure that there is plenty of IMAX for every studio's overbudgeted sequel.

Thoughts on the IMAX/Not-IMAX Debate as Night at the Museum 2 Replaces Star Trek in the Nation's IMAX Screens

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

About that ridiculous ongoing debate about the new digital IMAX screens popping up in retrofitted conventional movie theaters, here's the thing: IMAX is not just about screen size.

Phasers on Stun, Star Trek is BACK!

Scott Foval | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Foval

Paramount Pictures hosted an event for the J.J. Abrams-directed prequel at the Navy Pier IMAX, and I have to admit it. I'm hooked.

Exploring the Effect of Climate Change on Oceans

Howard Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Howard Hall

With this IMAX film, we are trying to introduce viewers to the wonderful marine life of the Indo Pacific.

Disney Plans To Release 5 Films, 3-D "Christmas Carol," On IMAX

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The Walt Disney Co. said Wednesday it agreed to deliver five movies via IMAX theaters beginning with the 3-D movie "A Christmas Ca...

Redford Worries About `endangered' River

AP | ERIN CARLSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — No one had to twist Robert Redford's arm to get him to narrate an IMAX film about a Grand Canyon river trip. Redford, a lifelong env...