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Kung Fu Panda Opens In IMAX Today

IMAX and DreamWorks Animation will release KUNG FU PANDA in 89 domestic IMAX theaters from June 2008 to May 2010. The film opens in theaters today.

The film will also open in 37 IMAX theatres internationally during the days and weeks following the domestic launch. Kung Fu Panda has been digitally re-mastered into the unparalleled image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience with IMAX DMR technology.

"We believe KUNG FU PANDA is well-suited for The IMAX Experience, which immerses moviegoers into the action on the big screen," said Jeffrey Katzenberg, CEO of DreamWorks Animation. "We always aim to deliver a premium entertainment experience to our audience and believe IMAX helps us to do that."

"Kung Fu Panda marks the beginning of an important new studio relationship for the IMAX theatre network, and it represents a whole new brand of movie for IMAX fans," said Greg Foster, Chairman and President of IMAX Filmed Ent. "This is a fantastic way to kick off our summer movie slate, and we are very excited to share this big summer film with DreamWorks Animation and our audiences worldwide."

KUNG FU PANDA: The IMAX Experience is scheduled to play day-and-date at the following IMAX Theatres beginning on June 6.


AlabamaHuntsville - Spacedome IMAX at U.S. Space and Rocket Center

ArkansasLittle Rock - Promenade at Chenal

ArizonaMesa - Gateway 12 IMAX TheatrePhoenix - IMAX Theatre at AMC Deer Valley 30

CaliforniaAnaheim - Sanborn Anaheim Garden Walk IMAXCathedral City - Desert IMAX TheatreDublin - Regal Hacienda Crossings IMAXFresno - Fresno Stadium Cinema & IMAXIrvine - Edwards Irvine Spectrum IMAXLos Angeles - Universal CityWalk IMAX TheatreLos Angeles - IMAX Theatre at The Bridge: cinema de luxOntario - Edwards Ontario Palace IMAXSan Diego - San Diego IMAX at Mira Mesa 18San Francisco - AMC Loews IMAX Theatre at Metreon

ColoradoColorado Springs - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at Cinemark Carefree CircleDenver - UA Colorado Center IMAX

ConnecticutManchester - IMAX Theatre at Showcase Cinemas Buckland Hills

FloridaOrlando - Pointe Orlando 20 & IMAXSt. Petersburg - Muvico Baywalk 20 & IMAXTampa - Channelside Cinemas IMAXWest Palm Beach - Parisian 20 & IMAX

GeorgiaBuford - Regal Mall of Georgia IMAX

IdahoBoise - Edwards Boise Stadium IMAX

IllinoisBatavia - Randall 15 IMAXChicago - Navy Pier IMAX TheatreLincolnshire - Regal Lincolnshire IMAXWoodridge - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at Seven Bridges

IndianaEvansville - Showplace Cinemas IMAX TheatreIndianapolis - ShowPlace 16 IMAX TheatreNoblesville - Hamilton Towne Center 16 + IMAXPortage - Portage 16 IMAX

IowaCouncil Bluffs - Star Cinemas Council BluffsDes Moines - Science Center of Iowa & Blank IMAX Dome Theater

KansasOlathe - IMAX Theatre at AMC Studio 30

KentuckyLouisville - Cinema De Lux 20: Stonybrook IMAX Theatre

LouisianaCovington - Holiday Square IMAX Cinema

MassachusettsNatick - Verizon IMAX 3D Theater at Jordan's Furniture - NatickReading - Verizon IMAX 3D Theater at Jordan's Furniture - Reading

MichiganDearborn - The Henry Ford IMAX TheatreGrand Blanc - NGC Trillium IMAX TheatreGrand Rapids - IMAX Theatre at Celebration! CinemaLansing - IMAX Theatre at Celebration! CinemaSterling Heights - IMAX Theatre at AMC Forum 30Ypsilanti - Showcase Cinemas Ann Arbor

MinnesotaApple Valley - Great Clips IMAX TheatreSt. Michael - CineMagic Metropolitan IMAX Theatre

MissouriSt. Louis - Ronnies 20 Cine IMAX

NevadaLas Vegas - Brenden Theatres and IMAX at the Palms Casino ResortLas Vegas - Red Rock Stadium 16 & IMAX

New HampshireHooksett - Cinemagic IMAX Theatre

New JerseyAtlantic City - IMAX Theatre at Tropicana Casino

New YorkGarden City - Leroy R. and Rose W. Grumman IMAX Dome TheaterNew York City - AMC Loews IMAX Theatre, Lincoln SquareNew Rochelle - Regal New Roc City IMAXRochester - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at Tinseltown USAWest Nyack - IMAX Theatre at Palisades CenterWhite Plains - IMAX Theatre at City Center: Cinema de luxWilliamsville - Regal Transit Center IMAX

North CarolinaRaleigh - Wachovia IMAX Theatre at Marbles Kids Museum

OhioCincinnati -Cinema De Lux 18: Springdale IMAX TheatreColumbus - IMAX Theatre at AMC Easton Town Center 30

OklahomaTulsa - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at The Tulsa

OregonTigard - Portland IMAX at Bridgeport Village Stadium 18

PennsylvaniaHarrisburg - Select Medical IMAX Theater at The Whitaker CenterKing of Prussia - UA King of Prussia IMAXTarentum - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at the Galleria Pittsburgh Mills

Rhode IslandProvidence - Feinstein IMAX Theatre Providence Place

TennesseeKnoxville - Pinnacle 18 Complex at Turkey CreekNashville - Regal Opry Mills IMAX

TexasDallas - Cinemark IMAX Theatre at Cinemark 17Houston - Edwards Marq(x)E IMAXHouston - Silverado Station 18 IMAXSan Antonio - Palladium IMAX Theatre

UtahSandy - Megaplex 17 IMAX at Jordan Commons

VirginiaChantilly - Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center IMAX TheaterHampton - Riverside 3D IMAX Theater at the Virginia Air & Space CenterRichmond - Science Museum of Virginia's Ethyl IMAX Dome and Planetarium

WashingtonSeattle - Pacific Science Center Boeing IMAX TheaterSpokane - Riverfront Park IMAX Theatre

WisconsinFitchburg - Star Cinema IMAX


AlbertaCalgary - Scotiabank Theatre ChinookEdmonton - Scotiabank Theatre West Edmonton Mall

British ColumbiaLangley - Cineplex IMAX Theatre, Colossus LangleyRichmond - Cineplex IMAX Theatre, SilverCity Riverport

Nova ScotiaHalifax - The Empire IMAX in Bayers Lake

OntarioMississauga - Cineplex IMAX Theatre, Coliseum MississaugaOttawa - Cineplex Entertainment IMAX Theatre, SilverCity Gloucester IMAX TheatreToronto - Cineplex IMAX Theatre, Scotiabank Theatre TorontoWoodbridge - Cineplex Entertainment IMAX Theatre, Colossus Woodbridge

QuebecMontreal - Cineplex Entertainment IMAX Theatre, Scotiabank Theatre Montreal


AustraliaMelbourne - IMAX Theatre, Melbourne Museum

ChinaBeijing - IMAX Theatre UME Beijing InternationalBeijing - IMAX Theatre at the China National Film MuseumChangchun - Changchun Wanda International CinemaChangsha - Changsha Wanda International CinemaDongguan - Dongguan Wanda TheatreShanghai - IMAX Theatre at Peace CinemaSuzhou - Suzhou Science and Cultural Arts CentreWuhan - Wuhan Studio City IMAX Theatre

EcuadorGuayaquil - Fundacion Malecon 2000

FranceParis - Gaumont Disney Village IMAX

GuatemalaGuatemala City - Pradera Concepcion

Hong KongKowloon - UA MegaBox IMAX Theatre

KoreaDaegu - CGV DaeguIncheon - CGV IncheonSeoul - CGV Yongsan

MexicoCuernavaca - Cinemex DianaGuadalajara - Cinepolis IMAX Theatre Galerias GuadalajaraMexico City - Cinepolis IMAX Theatre PerisurMexico City - Cinepolis IMAX Theatre UniversidadMonterrey - Cinepolis IMAX Theatre Valle OrienteTorreon - Cinemas Martinez IMAX

NetherlandsAmsterdam - Pathe Arena IMAX

PhilippinesManila - San Miguel Coca-Cola IMAX Theatre

RussiaKazan - IMAX Theatre, Port CinemaSt. Petersburg - Coca-Cola IMAX Kinostar City

SpainBarakaldo - Yelmo Cines MegaparkMalaga - Yelmo Cines Plaza MayorOviedo - Yelmo Cines Los Prados

TaiwanTaipei - Samsung IMAX Miramar Cinemas

ThailandBangkok - KrungSri IMAX Siam Paragon

UAEDubai - Grand Megaplex 21 IMAX

U.K.Birmingham - IMAX Theatre at Millennium PointBradford - IMAX National Media MuseumGlasgow - Glasgow Science Centre IMAX CinemaLondon - BFI London IMAX CinemaManchester - ODEON IMAX Cinema Manchester @ The Printworks

Additional theatres will be confirmed. Check local listings or for final theater listings, launch dates and showtimes.