20th Century Fox has expanded its deal with IMAX to show more upcoming blockbusters in this format. It was announced today (via Deadline) that the deal has been extended through 2019. The IMAX lineup includes three of the studio’s upcoming Marvel-based titles: New Mutants, X-Men: Dark Phoenix, and Gambit. (No word on whether Deadpool 2 will be included.)
IMAX Entertainment CEO Greg Foster had this to say about the renewed deal. “Building on the success of standout films from Avatar, which remains the highest-grossing Imax release ever, to more recently Deadpool, Logan and War of the Planet of the Apes, we’re delighted to extend our partnership with our friends at Twentieth Century Fox Film by including this stellar lineup of exciting blockbusters on our slate. Twentieth Century Fox Film is doing a phenomenal job of delivering characters and films that are breaking the mold and we look forward to offering fans around the world the opportunity to experience them in the most immersive way possible.”
Stay tuned for more news as we have it. For more upcoming Fox IMAX titles, click HERE.
New Mutants hits theaters on April 13th, 2018; Dark Phoenix will rise on November 2nd, 2018; Gambit will be released on February 14th, 2019.
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