Fox and IMAX have announced four upcoming films that will be released in IMAX theaters. The films include Maze Runner: Death Cure (due out January 12, 2018), Shane Black's Predator (February 9, 2018), Alita: Battle Angel (July 20, 2018), and untitled Marvel film from Fox. The untitled Marvel film might be a X-Men film or a sequel to Deadpool, but it could be something else. Check out the details below:
IMAX And Twentieth Century Fox Expand Existing Partnership With Notable Four-Picture Global Agreement
Pact Includes Future Tentpoles Predator and Fox's Untitled Marvel Film
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 27, 2016 -- Re-upping their existing long-term partnership, IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) and Twentieth Century Fox, a division of 21st Century Fox (NASDAQ: FOX), jointly announced the companies have signed a new multi-picture agreement including four key future tentpoles from the Fox slate. The deal includes Maze Runner: The Death Cure, Predator, Alita: Battle Angel and the studio's untitled Marvel film, all of which will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® format and released in IMAX® theatres worldwide.
"After sharing success with such recent box-office hits as the global phenomenon Deadpool, we are thrilled to sweeten the existing deal with our friends and partners at Twentieth Century Fox by providing IMAX fans worldwide a selection of the studio's most exciting upcoming blockbusters," said Greg Foster, CEO of IMAX Entertainment and Senior Executive Vice President, IMAX Corp. "With this agreement, we look forward to expanding our partnership with Fox and together offer fans around the world IMAX's one-of-a-kind movie-going experience."
The IMAX release of each film will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience® with proprietary IMAX DMR® (Digital Re-mastering) technology. The crystal-clear images, coupled with IMAX's customized theatre geometry and powerful digital audio, create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are in the movie.