Gretzky skates into Imax’s rink

World Brief

Retired hockey superstar Wayne Gretzky will be the subject of an Imax film assembled by Don and Steve Kumpf that is slated for release next September.

The Chicago-based Kumpf brothers made “Michael Jordan to the Max” for Imax theaters and are currently producing for Imax large screens “The World’s Game,” which focuses on the 1998 World Cup and children playing soccer in various countries.

Gretzky, 39, played in the National Hockey League for 20 years and is generally considered the greatest hockey player.

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