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Imax CEO Forecasts U.S. Box Office to “Bounce Back Very Quickly”

Universal’s F9 — the latest high octane Fast & Furious installment taking in $135.6 million in China alone and $162.4 million internationally on its opening weekend — should ignite a U.S. box…

Imax First-Quarter Revenues Rise on Asian Box Office Recovery

The giant-screen exhibitor, led by Richard Gelfond, got a boost from local Japanese titles like 'Demon Slayer' and 'Shin Evangelion.'

Imax CEO Richard Gelfond’s Pay Dips to $6.9 Million in 2020 Amid Pandemic

The giant-screen exhibition firm's boss made $7.1 million in 2019, before the pandemic hit the movie business.

Imax Takes Pandemic Hit With Steep Second-Quarter Loss

Giant screen exhibitor Imax has unveiled its second-quarter financials, the first fully impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.

Imax, Korea’s CGV Sign 17-Theater Deal as Global Cinemas Reopen

As global cinemas look to reopen, Imax signed 17-theater deal with Korea's CGV, the biggest this year for the giant screen exhibitor.

Imax CEO Dampens Box Office Expectations for July Theater Reopening

Imax CEO Richard Gelfond cooled speculation about big box office for Hollywood tentpoles when they help reopen the local multiplex in July amid the pandemic.

Imax CEO Richard Gelfond’s Pay Rises to $7.1 Million in 2019

Imax CEO Richard Gelfond's compensation for the latest fiscal year came to $7.1 million, up from $6.28 million in fiscal 2018, according to a regulatory filing Wednesday.

Imax Stock Surges as Analyst Touts Cash Strength to Survive Virus Impact

As rival exhibitors burn cash to survive theater closures amid the coronavirus outbreak, Macquarie Research on Thursday said giant screen exhibitor Imax has balance sheet strength to ride out the…

Imax CEO Explains How China’s 70,000 Theater Screens Could Start to Reopen

Imax CEO Richard Gelfond explains how China's 70,000 movie theaters could soon reopen. "I'm hoping — and a lot of this is subject to biology — that by June things will be somewhat more normal over…

Imax CEO Uncertain About When China Will Reopen Theaters

Box office from 'Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker,' 'Frozen 2' and 'Joker' helped Imax beat Wall Street analyst forecasts for the fourth quarter.

Imax Crosses $1 Billion at Global Box Office for 2019

Imax on Thursday said it has reached the $1 billion global box office milestone in 2019 for its highest-grossing year ever.

Imax Taps Former Wanda Studios Exec as New Imax China CEO

Imax has tapped former Wanda Studios president Edwin Tan as the new CEO of its Imax China subsidiary.