IMAX explodes into commercial market after ‘Batman bump’

When audiences packed theatres to watch last summer's big blockbuster film, some movie-goers were treated to a much bigger Batman movie than others.Everyone was watching The Dark Knight, the Batman sequel from director

Published on: April 8th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Canadian technology offers movie goers a moving (seat) experience

Hi-tech systems in theatres have generally focused on heightening sensations of sight and sound for movie goers – through technologies such as 3D or IMAX, for instance. Now, thanks to the efforts of

Published on: March 19th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

Canadian firms provide incredible special effects for hulking Hollywood flicks

Hired by Marvel Entertainment Inc. to help bring a 9-foot-tall gamma-powered superhero to life on the big screen in The Incredible Hulk, officials at the Soho VFX Inc. special effects facility needed massive

Published on: June 16th, 2008 Brian Fonseca