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‘Jaws’ in 3D Was Made to “Make You Feel Like You’re in the Water”

What many consider among the greatest films ever made, Steven Spielberg’s 1975 classic Jaws recently received the 3D treatment and was released today in Real D–equipped theaters. (It also opens in 2D Imax.) “We’re enhancing the 3D by kind of bringing the water out into the audience, at the beginning of the film with, Chrissy, […]

German Box Office Fell 15 Percent to $1 Billion in 2018

Germany's box office fell a steep 15 percent last year (in 2018), but it was due more to blockbusters underperforming and a slump in 3D revenue than to any impact on theatrical performance from Netflix.

CinemaCon Employs Bomb-Sniffing Dog as Part of New Security Procedures

Last year, Liongate's screening of 'Now You See Me 2' was abruptly halted about 10 minutes into the show after Keanu Reeves fans left backpacks unattended, leading to this year's beefed-up security.

RealD Acquires MasterImage 3D Technology

RealD launched in the 3D exhibition space, though it also has been moving toward technology for production and postproduction.

NAB: First Reactions to Ang Lee’s ‘Billy Lynn’ 120 Frame Rate Footage: ‘Awesome,’ ‘Unbelievable’

The Oscar-winning director, who is pushing the envelope by using an unprecedent 4K, 3D, 120 fps format, unveiled 11 minutes of footage from his new film, "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk," to an enthusiastic audience.

CinemaCon: ‘Avatar’ Producer Jon Landau Says Film Industry Needs to Adopt High Frame Rates

There are 35 movies scheduled for release in 3D during 2016, up from 27 domestic releases in 2015.

Sky to Shutter 3D Network

The pan-European pay TV giant will take its 3D content in the U.K. and Ireland on demand.

AFM: Buyers Board StudioCanal’s ‘Robinson Crusoe’

Ben Stassen's 3D animated feature pre-sold to multiple territories after StudioCanal screened footage for international buyers at AFM

AFM: Double Dutch Does Animated Picture Deal With Awesometown

The two companies plan to produce 2-3 animated features annually, starting with holiday title 'Elliot: The Littlest Reindeer'

AFM: Shout! Takes ‘Maya The Bee’ for North America

The 3D animated feature is based on the best-selling German children's book

Could ‘Avatar’ Sequels Be First Features to Use Douglas Trumbull’s High Frame Rate 4K 3D System?

At IBC, he says studios seem “eager" amid a recent box-office drop and jokes about how Michael Bay may use the technology

Berlin to Give Lifetime Achievement Award to Wim Wenders

Berlin will screen the filmmaker's 'Wings of Desire' at the 2015 festival