Beowulf: An IMAX 3D Experience opens November 16, 2007

    Film Opens in 124 IMAX(R) Theatres Worldwide

    LOS ANGELES, CA, Nov. 13 /CNW/ - IMAX Corporation, Paramount Pictures,
Shangri-La Entertainment and Warner Bros. Pictures today announced that
Beowulf, the latest film from Academy Award(R) winning director Robert
Zemeckis, the filmmaker behind such box office successes as Forrest Gump, The
Polar Express, the Back To The Future series and What Lies Beneath, will open
in 124 IMAX(R) theatres worldwide, beginning with advance shows in select IMAX
theatres on the evening of November 15th. The film has also been re-mastered
into the unparalleled image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience(R)
through IMAX DMR(R) (Digital Re-mastering) technology.
    "IMAX 3D has enabled us to tell stories in a whole new way, and we are
very excited to offer moviegoers a chance to experience Beowulf in this
incredible format," said Robert Zemeckis. "IMAX lends itself to the incredible
image detail in Beowulf and in 3D, it will transport the audience directly
into the story."
    "You know a film works well in IMAX 3D when you see the entire audience
reach out to touch the images that float off the screen, and we've already
seen this reaction in IMAX 3D screenings of the film," said Greg Foster,
Chairman and President of IMAX Filmed Entertainment. "We are very pleased to
work with Paramount Pictures, Shangri-La Entertainment and Warner Bros.
Pictures to share this unique experience with IMAX audiences worldwide."
    Inspired by the 9th century English epic poem, Beowulf combines a
digitally enhanced live-action filmmaking technology with an all-star cast
that includes Ray Winstone, Anthony Hopkins, John Malkovich, Robin Wright
Penn, Brendan Gleeson, Crispin Glover, Alison Lohman and Angelina Jolie.  
Neil Gaiman (MirrorMask, the graphic novel Sandman) and Roger Avary (Pulp
Fiction) adapted the legend for the screen.

    Beowulf: An IMAX 3D Experience is scheduled to play at the following
IMAX(R) Theatres beginning November 16th.



    Mesa - Gateway 12 IMAX Theatre
    Phoenix - IMAX Theatre at AMC Deer Valley 24


    Cathedral City - Desert IMAX Theatre
    Dublin - Regal Hacienda Crossings IMAX
    Fresno - Fresno Stadium Cinema & IMAX
    Irvine - Edwards Irvine Spectrum IMAX
    Los Angeles - Universal CityWalk IMAX Theatre
    Los Angeles - IMAX Theatre at The Bridge: cinema de lux
    Ontario - Edwards Ontario Palace IMAX
    Sacramento - Esquire IMAX Theatre
    San Diego - San Diego IMAX at Mira Mesa 18
    San Francisco - AMC Loews IMAX Theatre at MetreonColorado


    Colorado Springs - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at Cinemark Carefree Circle
    Denver  - UA Colorado Center IMAX


    Manchester - IMAX Theatre at Showcase Cinemas Buckland Hills


    Fort Lauderdale - AutoNation(R) IMAX(R) Theater at Museum of Discovery
    and Science
    Orlando - Pointe Orlando 20 & IMAX
    Tampa - Channelside Cinemas IMAX
    Tampa - Muvico BayWalk 20 & IMAX
    West Palm Beach - Parisian 20 & IMAXGeorgia


    Atlanta - Regal Mall of Georgia IMAX


    Cedar Rapids - McLeod/Busse IMAX Theatre Science Station(*)


    Boise - Edwards Boise Stadium IMAX


    Batavia - Randall 15 IMAX
    Chicago - Navy Pier IMAX Theatre
    Lincolnshire - Regal Lincolnshire IMAX
    Woodridge - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at Seven Bridges


    Evansville - Showplace Cinemas IMAX Theatre
    Indianapolis - IMAX Theatre at the Indiana State Museum
    Indianapolis - ShowPlace 16 IMAX Theatre
    Portage - Portage 16 IMAX


    Olathe - IMAX Theatre at AMC Studio 29


    Louisville - IMAX Theatre at Showcase Cinemas Stonybrook


    Covington - Holiday Squares IMAX Cinema


    Natick - The IMAX Theater at Jordan's Theater
    Reading - The IMAX Theater at Jordan's Theater


    Ann Arbor - Showcase Cinema Ann Arbor
    Dearborn - The Henry Ford IMAX Theatre
    Grand Blanc - NGC Trillium IMAX Theatre
    Grand Rapids - IMAX Theatre at Celebration! Cinema
    Lansing - IMAX Theatre at Celebration! Cinema
    Sterling Heights - IMAX Theatre at AMC Forum 30


    Apple Valley - Great Clips IMAX Theatre
    St. Michael - CineMagic Metropolitan IMAX Theatre


    St. Louis - Ronnies 20 Cine IMAX


    Las Vegas - Brenden Theatres and IMAX at the Palms Casino Resort

    New Hampshire

    Manchester - Cinemagic IMAX Theatre

    New Jersey

    Altantic City - IMAX Theatre at Tropicana Casino

    New York

    Garden City - Leroy R. and Rose W. Grumman IMAX Dome Theater(*)
    New York City - AMC Loews IMAX Theatre, Lincoln Square
    New Rochelle - Regal New Roc City IMAX
    Rochester - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at Tinseltown USA
    West Nyack - IMAX Theatre at Palisades Center
    White Plains - IMAX Theatre at City Center: Cinema de lux
    Williamsville - Regal Transit Center IMAX

    North Carolina

    Raleigh - IMAX Theatre at Exploris


    Cincinnati - IMAX Theatre at Showcase Cinemas Springdale
    Columbus - IMAX Theatre at AMC Easton Town Center 30


    Tulsa - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at The Tulsa


    Portland - Portland IMAX at Bridgeport Village 18


    Philadelphia - UA King of Prussia IMAX
    Pittsburgh - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at the Galleria Pittsburgh Mills


    Nashville - Regal Opry Mills IMAX


    Colleyville - Colleyville IMAX Theatre
    Dallas - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at Cinemark 17
    Houston - Edwards Marq(*)E IMAX
    San Antonio - Palladium IMAX Theatre

    Salt Lake City - Cricket IMAX at Jordan Commons


    Hampton - Riverside 3D IMAX Theater at the Virginia Air & Space Center


    Seattle - Pacific Science Center's Boeing IMAX Theater
    Spokane - Riverfront Park IMAX Theatre(*)


    Fitchburg - Star Cinema IMAX



    Calgary - Cineplex Entertainment IMAX Theatre, Paramount Chinook
    Edmonton - Cineplex Entertainment IMAX Theatre, SilverCity West Edmonton

    British Columbia

    Langley - Cineplex IMAX Theatre, Colossus Langley
    Richmond - Cineplex IMAX Theatre, SilverCity Riverport


    Winnipeg - IMAX Theatre at Portage Place

    Nova Scotia

    Halifax - The Empire IMAX in Bayers Lake


    Mississauga - Cineplex IMAX Theatre, Coliseum Mississauga
    Ottawa - Cineplex Entertainment IMAX Theatre, Odeon Silver City
    Toronto - Cineplex IMAX Theatre, Scotiabank Theatre Toronto
    Woodbridge - Cineplex Entertainment IMAX Theatre, Colossus Woodbridge


    Montreal - Cineplex Entertainment IMAX Theatre, Paramount Montreal
    Quebec City - IMAX le Theatre



    Buenos Aires - IMAX Center Norte


    Melbourne - IMAX Theatre, Melbourne Museum
    Sydney - LG IMAX Theatre Sydney

    Czech Republic

    Prague - IMAX Theatre


    Paris - Gaumont Disney Village IMAX


    Berlin - CineStar IMAX 3D, Sony Center Berlin
    Nuremburg - IMAX am Cinecitta


    Guatemala City - Pradera Concepcion


    Haifa - IMAX Theatre

    Hong Kong

    Kowloon - UA Megabox IMAX Theatre


    Daegu - CGV IMAX Daegu
    Jongsan - CGV Yongsan
    Pusan - CGV IMAX Theatre Seomyon


    Cuernavaca - Cinema Diana IMAX Theater
    Guadalajara - Cinepolis IMAX Theatre Galerias Guadalajara
    Perisur - Cinepolis IMAX Theatre Perisur
    Santa Fe - Cinepolis IMAX Theatre Zéntrika Santa Fe
    Universidad - Cinepolis IMAX Theatre Universidad


    Amsterdam - Pathe Arena

    New Zealand

    Auckland - SKYCITY IMAX Theatre


    Manila - San Miguel Coca-Cola IMAX Theatre


    Krakow - Orange IMAX Theatre
    Lodz - Orange IMAX Theatre
    Warsaw - Panasonic IMAX Theatre


    Kazan - IMAX Theatre Kazan
    Moscow - NESCAFE IMAX Theatre
    St. Petersburg - Coca-Cola IMAX Kinostar City


    Barakaldo - Cines Yelmo Cineplex Megapark
    Malaga - IMAX Yelmo Cineplex, Plaza Mayor
    Oviedo - IMAX Yelmo Cineplex Los Prados


    Taipei - Samsung IMAX Miramar Cinemas


    Bangkok - KrungSri IMAX Siam Paragon


    Ankara - AFM Ankara IMAX
    Istanbul - AFM Istinye Park IMAX


    Dubai - GRAND MEGAPLEX 21 - IMAX


    Bradford - IMAX Cinema at National Media Museum
    Glasgow - Glasgow Science Centre
    London - BFI London IMAX Cinema
    Manchester - ODEON IMAX Cinema Manchester

    (*) denotes 2D theatres

    Additional theatres will be confirmed. Please check local listings or for final theatre listings, launch dates and showtimes.

    About IMAX Corporation

    IMAX Corporation is one of the world's leading digital entertainment and
technology companies. The worldwide IMAX network is among the most important
and successful theatrical distribution platforms for major event Hollywood
films around the globe, with IMAX theatres delivering the world's best
cinematic presentations using proprietary IMAX, IMAX 3D, and IMAX DMR 
technology.  IMAX DMR is the Company's groundbreaking digital remastering
technology that allows it to digitally transform virtually any conventional
motion picture into the unparalleled image and sound quality of The IMAX
Experience. IMAX's renowned projectors and new digital systems display
crystal-clear images on the world's biggest screens. The IMAX brand is
recognized throughout the world for extraordinary and immersive entertainment
experiences for consumers. As of September 30, 2007, there were 296 IMAX
theatres operating in 40 countries.
    IMAX(R), IMAX(R) 3D, IMAX DMR(R), IMAX MPX(R), and The IMAX Experience(R)
are trademarks of IMAX Corporation. More information on the Company can be
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    This press release contains forward looking statements that are based on
management's assumptions and existing information and involve certain risks
and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from
future results expressed or implied by such forward looking statements.
Important factors that could affect these statements include ongoing
discussions with the SEC and OSC relating to their ongoing inquiries and the
Company's financial reporting and accounting, the timing of theatre system
deliveries, the mix of theatre systems shipped, the timing of the recognition
of revenues and expenses on film production and distribution agreements, the
performance of films, the viability of new businesses and products, risks
arising from potential material weaknesses in internal control over financial
reporting and fluctuations in foreign currency and in the large format and
general commercial exhibition market.  These factors and other risks and
uncertainties are discussed in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K/A for
the year ended December 31, 2006, as well as the Company's Quarterly Reports
on Form 10-Q/A.

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For further information: Media: IMAX Corporation, New York, Sarah
Gormley, (212) 821-0155,; Business Media: Sloane & Company,
New York, Whit Clay, (212) 446-1864,; Entertainment Media:
Newman & Company, Los Angeles, Al Newman, (310) 278-1560,

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