'Men in Black 3' to Open in 474 Imax Theaters Worldwide

Men in Black 3 poster - P 2012
Columbia Pictures

Men in Black 3 poster - P 2012

The latest installment of the MIB franchise, starring Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones, will be released on 278 super-sized screens and another 196 screens overseas.

TORONTO - Columbia's alien adventure flick Men in Black 3 will open in 474 Imax theaters worldwide this Friday, simultaneous with a North American wide release.

The Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones-starrer will be released domestically in 278 theaters, and in another 196 Imax theaters internationally.

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The tentpole, the first in the MIB franchise to be screened by Imax, via a digitally-remastered version, will have additional dates announced in the coming weeks.

Barry Sonnenfeld directs Men in Black 3, based on a screenplay by Etan Cohen.

Walter F. Parkes and Laurie MacDonald produce, and Steven Spielberg and G. Mac Brown are the executive producers.