Warner Bros. plans Imax release for ‘300’

Launch to coincide with domestic opening

Warner Bros. is planning an Imax release of “300” in about 55 venues on March 9, simultaneously with the domestic opening of the actioner.

“300” will digitally re-mastered and released into 40 domestic locations along with 15 overseas.

Imax noted that the actioner, directed by Zack Snyder and based on the graphic novel by Frank Miller, will be the first feature to launch in Imax theaters this year.

“300” is centered on the battle of Thermopylae in which King Leonidas and 300 Spartans fought the Persian army to the death. It’s a Mark Canton/Gianni Nunnari production and stars Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, David Wenham and Dominic West.

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Digital News from Variety