While the biz has been buzzing about plans for a new "Star Wars" trilogy, the usually sleepy world of theatrical movie sound has been ramping up for a format war.
Dolby's advanced Atmos sound format is gaining momentum with studios and exhibitors.
Five people and firms taking the lead in digital cinema
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There were no pink phones at Gotham's Union Square Theater for the Aug. 21 preem of "For a Good Time, Call ...," but several attendees knew whom they'd call for a good time anyway.
With the unveiling of the Dolby Theater in Hollywood and the release of Pixar's "Brave" tomorrow, pros and the public are getting their first ears-ful of Dolby's new sound format, Atmos.
Christening its new sponsorship of the home of the Oscars, Dolby devoted Monday to unveiling fresh signage for the Dolby Theater in Hollywood as well as the venue's introduction of Dolby Atmos sound…
Dolby has unveiled a new audio platform that allows filmmakers to more effectively broadcast sound from precise locations all around the cinema -- in some cases over auds' heads -- no matter the…
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