IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) today announced that Albert R. Broccoli’s EON Productions’, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios’ and Sony Pictures Entertainment’s SPECTRE is now the highest-grossing IMAX film of all time in the UK. The twenty-fourth installment in the James Bond franchise grossed a record-setting £6.66m ($10.1m) within the four weeks following its October 26 debut.
The latest chapter in the James Bond series opened in the UK and five other European territories last week, leaving a trail of smashed box office records in its wake. Over the course of seven days Spectre raked in $80.4 million, with $63.8 million of that haul solely from UK receipts.
Netflix and Curzon announced a partnership today that will put Netflix’s first original film, Beasts of No Nation, in select Curzon Cinemas across the UK. The award-winning, powerful, new film written and directed by Emmy Award winner Cary Fukunaga (True Detective, Sin Nombre) and starring Golden Globe® winner Idris Elba.
New James Bond Movie Takes to the Streets of Mexico City Contain your excitement – a new SPECTRE ‘making of’ featurette has landed. And, we can reveal, it features the making of the opening scene of James Bond’s latest adventure, set against the vibrant festivities of Mexico’s Day Of The Dead. “I wanted the audience to be dropped right into the middle of a very, very specific, very heady, rich...