IMAX Corporation and Universal Pictures today announced that Steven Spielberg's epic Jurassic Park 3D will return to the big screen with a one-week 3D engagement in IMAX theatres worldwide simultaneous with the film's wide release beginning April 5, 2013.
With his remastering of this epic film into a state-of-the-art 3D format, Steven Spielberg introduces the three-time Academy Award-winning blockbuster to a new generation of moviegoers and allows longtime fans to experience the world he envisioned in a way that was unimaginable during the film's original release. Starring Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum, Samuel L. Jackson and Richard Attenborough, the film based on the novel by Michael Crichton is produced by Kathleen Kennedy and Gerald R. Molen. Here's what Universal Pictures President of Distribution Nikki Rocco had to say about the announcement.
"Jurassic Park is the quintessential film for fans to experience in IMAX 3D. Jurassic Park was groundbreaking when it was originally released, and The IMAX 3D Experience will allow today's audiences to become fully immersed in one of the most breathtaking epics Universal has ever released."
IMAX chairman Greg Foster also released the following statement.
"Steven Spielberg's films resonate uniquely with audiences. We're thrilled to offer moviegoers an opportunity to see this fan favorite back on the big screen and transport them - for the first time through the power of The IMAX 3D Experience - into the world of Jurassic Park."
The IMAX release of Jurassic Park has been digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX 3D 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.
You can learn more about Jurassic Parkin IMAX 3D by visiting the film's official site at JurassicPark.com.