New Star Wars And Avengers Movies To Be Screened In IMAX
Disney announces big new deal with XL-sized cinema screens...
As if Star Wars fans weren't already excited enough about the prospect of a new instalment of the sci-fi franchise arriving next year, it has now been announced that they'll also be able to see it on huge IMAX screens.
Disney has announced a new deal with IMAX that will see a number of its blockbusters given the XXL treatment - including The Avengers: Age Of Ultron.
Forthcoming sequel Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Angelina Jolie fairytale update Maleficent and Guardians Of The Galaxy are also among the films set to hit IMAX screens around the world.
Walt Disney Studios head honcho Alan Bergman said: "Disney has enjoyed a terrific ongoing collaboration with IMAX, and we are thrilled to extend this relationship with a collection of exciting, highly-anticipated cinematic events that are perfect for the immersive IMAX format."
And IMAX CEO Richard L Gelfond added: "For the last several years, Disney and IMAX have worked together to deliver extraordinary cinematic experiences to audiences around the world.
"The combination of the great product being created by Disney and the overwhelming enthusiasm of moviegoers to see films in IMAX theatres makes this agreement really exciting."
It was revealed this week that Star Wars Episode VII will begin filming next month.