How big is a true IMAX screen?

How big is a true IMAX screen?

A standard IMAX screen is 22 m × 16.1 m (72 ft × 53 ft), but can be significantly larger.

Which is larger IMAX or 70mm?

The result is a much MUCH larger resolution, from both 35mm film and even the old school “70mm”. With IMAX format, each frame is 15 perforations wide, and the area of the frame is about 52mm high by 70mm wide — almost 9 times larger than the conventional 35mm frame used in traditional movie theaters.

Is IMAX the same as 70mm?

IMAX. A horizontal variant of 70 mm, with an even bigger picture area, is used for the high-performance IMAX format which uses a frame that is 15 perforations wide on 70 mm film.

Why are some IMAX screens smaller?

It seems that in order to expand its market, the company has installed smaller screens in some theaters. These IMAX-lite theaters were apparently modified to further the IMAX experience. The projectors were upgraded, the audio systems enhanced, and the seats moved around so viewers would perceive a bigger screen.

Is IMAX just a bigger screen?

IMAX theatres have a dome circular and huge plain screens that almost cover the entire theatre and makes you feel like a part of the film. The screen size difference is so much that IMAX screens are six times larger than regular theatre screens.

How old do you have to be to see an IMAX movie in Boise?

You must be at least 17 years of age or have your parent accompany you to view the movie. Age requirement may be higher in certain states and localities. IDs will be checked at the theatre. Children 6 and under are not allowed to attend Rated R features. Print your ticket at home, redeem at the theater.

Are there any full size IMAX theaters in California?

List Of FULL-SIZED IMAX Theaters. CA Cathedral City – Desert IMAX Theater – 279 seats, opened 4/2/1999 Dublin – Regal Hacienda Crossings 20 & IMAX – 385 seats, opened 5/5/2000 Fresno – Edwards Fresno Stadium 21 & IMAX – 273 seats, opened 6/28/2006 Irvine – Edwards Irvine Spectrum 21 & IMAX – 492 seats, opened 11/27/2002 Los Angeles – Rave 18…

How many seats are in the village IMAX theater?

Village IMAX Theater – 270 seats, opened 11/16/2001 I have a feeling many of the museums and science centers will begin showing more first run films – it’d be a great source of revenue for them. If you happen to check out a film in full IMAX, please advise us of corrections, updates or additions. Thanks and have a great new 2011!

Can you see Tron in a full size IMAX theater?

If you have not see TRON in a full sized IMAX auditorium (and not some bullshit “lie-max” upconverted multiplex screen, either) then it’s like you’ve watched Captain EO on YouTube instead of in Disneyland or EPCOT’s 4D glory.