Shrek Forever After Opens in Record Number of IMAX Theatres

IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq:DWA) today announced that its highly anticipated final chapter in the Shrek film series and the first in 3D, Shrek Forever After, will open in 194 IMAX theatres domestically on May 21, 2010, simultaneous with the film's wide release.

Press Release from IMAX Corp.

LOS ANGELES, May 19, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq:DWA) today announced that its highly anticipated final chapter in the Shrek film series and the first in 3D, Shrek Forever After, will open in 194 IMAX theatres domestically on May 21, 2010, simultaneous with the film's wide release. The movie will also open in 45 IMAX locations internationally starting on May 20. Shrek: Forever After has been digitally re-mastered into the unparalleled image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience with IMAX DMR technology and will be presented in IMAX theatres in IMAX 3D. 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.

About Shrek Forever After

After challenging an evil dragon, rescuing a beautiful princess and saving your in-laws' kingdom, what's an ogre to do? Well, if you're Shrek, you suddenly wind up a domesticated family man. Instead of scaring villagers away like he used to, a reluctant Shrek now agrees to autograph pitch forks. What's happened to this ogre's roar? Longing for the days when he felt like a "real ogre," Shrek is duped into signing a pact with the smooth-talking dealmaker, Rumpelstiltskin. Shrek suddenly finds himself in a twisted, alternate version of Far Far Away, where ogres are hunted, Rumpelstiltskin is king and Shrek and Fiona have never met. Now, it's up to Shrek to undo all he's done in the hopes of saving his friends, restoring his world and reclaiming his one True Love.

UNITED STATES* ArizonaGlendale -- AMC Westgate 20 with IMAXMesa -- Dickinson Gateway 12 + IMAXPhoenix -- AMC Deer Valley 30 with IMAXPhoenix -- AMC Desert Ridge 18 with IMAXTempe -- Harkins Arizona Mills IMAX* ArkansasLittle Rock -- Dickinson Chenal 9 IMAX Theatre* CaliforniaAlhambra -- Edwards Renaissance Stadium 14 + IMAXAliso Viejo -- Regal Aliso Viejo Stadium 20 + IMAXArcadia -- AMC Santa Anita 16 with IMAXBurbank -- AMC Burbank 30 with IMAXCamarillo -- Regal Camarillo 12 + IMAXCathedral City -- Desert IMAX TheatreCentury City -- AMC Century City 15 with IMAXCovina -- AMC Covina 30 with IMAXCupertino -- AMC Cupertino Square 16 with IMAXDublin -- Regal Hacienda Crossings Stadium 20 + IMAXEl Dorado Hills -- Regal El Dorado Hills Stadium 14 + IMAXEmeryville -- AMC Bay Street 16 with IMAXEscondido -- Regal Escondido Stadium 16 + IMAXFairfield -- Regal Fairfield Stadium 16 + IMAXFresno -- Regal Fresno Stadium 21 + IMAXIrvine -- Regal Irvine Spectrum 20 + IMAXLong Beach -- Regal Long Beach Stadium 26 + IMAXNational City -- AMC Plaza Bonita 14 with IMAXOntario -- Regal Ontario Palace Stadium 22 + IMAXRiverside -- AMC Tyler Galleria 16 with IMAXRowland Heights -- AMC Puente Hills 20 with IMAXSacramento -- Esquire IMAXSan Diego -- AMC Palm Promenade 24 with IMAXSan Diego -- Regal Mira Mesa Stadium 17 + IMAXSan Francisco -- AMC Metreon 16 with IMAXSan Jose -- AMC Eastridge Mall 15 with IMAXSanta Clara -- AMC Mercado 20 with IMAXSimi Valley -- Regal Civic Center Stadium 16 + IMAXSouth Gate -- Regal South Gate Stadium 20 + IMAXStockton -- Regal Downtown Stockton 16 + IMAXTemecula -- Regal Temecula Stadium 15 + IMAXTorrance -- AMC Del Amo 18 with IMAXUniversal City -- AMC Citywalk Stadium 19 with IMAXWestchester -- Bridge De Lux 18 IMAXWoodland Hills -- AMC Promenade 16 with IMAX* ColoradoColorado Springs -- Cinemark Carefree Circle 16 + IMAXDenver -- Regal Colorado Center + IMAXHighlands Ranch -- AMC Highlands Ranch 24 with IMAXWestminster -- AMC Orchard 12 with IMAXWestminster -- AMC Westminster 24 with IMAX* ConnecticutManchester -- Showcase Cinemas Buckland Hills IMAX* FloridaAltamonte Springs -- AMC Altamonte Mall 18 with IMAXAventura -- AMC Aventura Mall 24 with IMAX Fort Myers -- Regal Gulf Coast Town Center Stadium 16 + IMAXFt. Lauderdale -- Museum of Discovery & Science Autonation IMAXJacksonville -- AMC Regency 24 with IMAXOldsmar -- AMC Woodlands Square 20 with IMAXOrange Park -- AMC Orange Park 24 with IMAXOrlando -- AMC Loews Universal Cineplex 20 with IMAXOrlando -- Regal Pointe Orlando Stadium 20 + IMAXOrlando -- Regal Waterford Lakes Stadium 20 + IMAXSouth Miami -- AMC Sunset Place 24 with IMAXSt. Petersburg -- Muvico Baywalk 19 + IMAXSunrise -- Regal Sawgrass Stadium 23 + IMAXTallahassee -- AMC Tallahassee Mall 20 with IMAXTampa -- AMC Veterans 24 with IMAXWest Palm Beach -- Muvico Parisian 20 + IMAX* GeorgiaAugusta -- Regal Augusta Exchange Stadium 20 + IMAXBuford -- Regal Mall of Georgia Stadium 20 + IMAXKennesaw -- AMC Barrett Commons 24 with IMAXMorrow -- AMC Southlake Pavilion 24 with IMAX* Hawai'iHonolulu -- Regal Dole Cannery 08 + IMAX* IdahoBoise -- Edwards Boise Stadium 22 + IMAX* IllinoisBatavia -- Goodrich Randall 14 + IMAXChicago -- Navy Pier IMAX TheatreHodgkins -- AMC Loews Quarry Cinemas 14 with IMAXLincolnshire -- Regal Lincolnshire 21 + IMAXSouth Barrington -- AMC Barrington 30 with IMAXWoodridge -- Cinemark 16 + IMAX* IndianaEvansville -- Showplace East 18 + IMAXIndianapolis -- White River IMAXIndianapolis -- Showplace 16 + IMAXNoblesville -- Goodrich Hamilton 16 IMAXPortage -- Goodrich Portage 15 + IMAX* IowaCouncil Bluffs -- Kerasotes Star Cinema 16 with IMAXDavenport -- Putnam Museum & IMAX Theatre* KansasOlathe -- AMC Studio 30 with IMAX* KentuckyLouisville -- Cinema de Lux 20: Stonybrook IMAXNewport -- AMC Newport Levee 20 with IMAX* LouisianaHarahan -- AMC Elmwood Palace 20 with IMAX* MassachusettsBoston -- AMC Loews Boston Common 19 with IMAXDanvers -- AMC Liberty Tree 20 with IMAXMethuen -- AMC Loews Methuen 20 with IMAXNatick -- Verizon IMAX 3D Theatre at Jordan's FurnitureReading -- Verizon IMAX 3D Theatre at Jordan's Furniture* MarylandBaltimore -- AMC White Marsh 16 with IMAXBaltimore -- Maryland IMAX Science CenterColumbia -- AMC Columbia 14 with IMAX* MaineSaco -- Cinemagic Saco 12 with IMAX* MichiganAuburn Hills -- AMC Star Great Lakes 25 with IMAXDearborn -- Henry Ford IMAXGrand Blanc -- NCG Trillium Cinema + IMAXGrand Rapids -- Celebration Grand Rapids North 17 + IMAXLansing -- Celebration -- Lansing 19 + IMAXLivonia -- AMC Livonia 20 with IMAXSterling Heights -- AMC Forum 30 with IMAXYpsilanti -- Showcase Cinemas Ann Arbor IMAX* MinnesotaApple Valley -- Great Clips Imation IMAXEdina -- AMC Southdale 16 with IMAXRoseville -- AMC Rosedale 14 with IMAX* MissouriIndependence -- AMC Independence 20 with IMAXKansas City -- AMC Barrywoods 24 with IMAXSt. Louis -- Wehrenberg Ronnies 20 Cine IMAX* NevadaHenderson -- Regal Sunset Station Stadium 13 + IMAXLas Vegas -- Brenden Theatres & IMAX at the PalmsLas Vegas -- Regal Red Rock Stadium 15 + IMAXNorth Las Vegas -- Regal Aliante Station 16 + IMAX* New HampshireHooksett -- Cinemagic Hooksett + IMAX* New JerseyAtlantic City -- IMAX Theatre at TropicanaCherry Hill -- AMC Cherry Hill 24 with IMAXElizabeth -- AMC Jersey Gardens 20 with IMAXHamilton -- AMC Hamilton 24 with IMAXNew Brunswick -- AMC Loews New Brunswick 18 with IMAX Paramus -- AMC Garden State 16 with IMAXRockaway -- AMC Rockaway 16 with IMAX* New YorkAlbany -- Regal Crossgates Mall 18 + IMAXBrooklyn -- Regal Sheepshead Bay 14 + IMAXDeer Park -- Regal Deer Park Stadium 19 + IMAXNew Rochelle -- Regal New Roc City Stadium 18 + IMAXNew York -- AMC Empire 25 with IMAXNew York -- AMC Lincoln Square 13 with IMAXNew York -- AMC Loews 34th Street 14 with IMAXNew York -- Loews Kips Bay 15 with IMAXRochester -- Cinemark Tinseltown 16 + IMAXStony Brook -- AMC Stony Brook 17 with IMAXWest Nyack -- Palisades Center IMAX TheatreWhite Plains -- NAM City Center 15 IMAXWilliamsville -- Regal Transit Center 18 + IMAX* North CarolinaCharlotte -- Stonecrest At Piper Glen Stadium 22 + IMAXConcord -- AMC Concord Mills 24 with IMAXRaleigh -- Wachovia IMAX Theatre* OhioColumbus -- AMC Easton Town Center 30 with IMAXColumbus -- AMC Lennox Town Center 24 with IMAXSpringdale -- Showcase Springdale 18 IMAX* OklahomaOklahoma City -- AMC Quail Springs 24 with IMAXTulsa -- Cinemark 17 + IMAX OregonTigard -- Regal Cinemas Bridgeport Village Stadium 18 + IMAX* PennsylvaniaBensalem -- AMC Neshaminy 24 with IMAXHarrisburg -- The Whitaker Center for Science & the Arts IMAXHomestead -- AMC Waterfront 22 with IMAXKing of Prussia -- Regal King of Prussia Stadium + IMAXReading -- RC Reading Movies 11 and IMAXTarentum -- Cinemark Pittsburgh Mills Mall 17 + IMAX* Rhode IslandProvidence -- NAM Providence Place IMAX* South CarolinaCharleston -- Citadel Mall Stadium 16 with IMAXSimpsonville -- Great Escape 14 & IMAX* TennesseeKnoxville -- Regal Pinnacle Stadium Cinemas 17 + IMAX* TexasAustin -- IMAX Theatre at the Bob Bullock Texas State History MuseumColleyville -- Colleyville Cinema + Grille IMAXDallas -- Cinemark 17 + IMAXFrisco -- AMC Stonebriar 24 with IMAXGarland -- AMC Firewheel 18 with IMAXHouston -- AMC Gulf Pointe 30 with IMAXHouston -- Regal Houston Marq*e Stadium 22 + IMAXMesquite -- AMC Mesquite 30 with IMAXSan Antonio  - Rivercenter 3D IMAXSan Antonio -- Santikos Palladium 18 + IMAXSugar Land -- AMC First Colony 24 with IMAXTomball -- Santikos Silverado 19 IMAX* UtahSandy -- Jordan Commons 16 + IMAX* VirginiaAlexandria -- AMC Hoffman 22 with IMAXHampton -- AMC Hampton Towne Centre 224 with IMAXHampton -- VASC IMAX TheatreMcLean -- AMC Tysons Corner 16 with IMAXMidlothian -- Regal Commonwealth Stadium 20 + IMAXVirginia Beach -- AMC Lynnhaven 18 with IMAXWoodbridge -- AMC Potomac Mills 18 with IMAX* WashingtonBellevue -- Lincoln Square Cinema 16 with IMAXKent -- AMC Kent Station 14 with IMAXLacey -- Lacey Martin Village Stadium 16 + IMAXLynnwood -- AMC Loews Alderwood Mall 16 with IMAXSeattle -- Pacific Science Center Boeing IMAXSeattle -- Regal Thorton Place Stadium 14 + IMAXSpokane -- AMC River Park Square 20 with IMAXTukwila -- AMC Southcenter 16 with IMAX* WisconsinFitchburg -- Kerasotes Star 18 with IMAXWauwatosa -- AMC Mayfair Mall 18 with IMAX

CANADA* AlbertaCalgary -- Scotiabank Theatre Chinook 16 + IMAXEdmonton -- Scotiabank Theatre Edmonton + IMAX* British ColumbiaLangley -- Colossus Langley + IMAXRichmond -- SilverCity Riverport + IMAX* Nova ScotiaHalifax -- Empire 18 Cinemas + IMAX* OntarioGloucester -- Silvercity Gloucester + IMAXMississauga -- Coliseum Mississauga + IMAXToronto -- Scotiabank Theatre Toronto + IMAXVaughan -- Colossus Toronto + IMAX* QuebecMontreal -- Cinema Banque Scotia Montreal + IMAXQuebec City -- Galeries de la Capitale IMAX

INTERNATIONAL* AustraliaMelbourne -- Highpoint Hoyts IMAX*Melbourne -- Melbourne Museum IMAX*Perth -- Carousel Hoyts IMAX*Sydney -- Entertainment Quarter Hoyts IMAX*Sydney -- LG IMAX Theatre Sydney** AustriaGraz -- Cineplexx 8055 Graz*Vienna -- Apollo Das Kino Vienna** BulgariaSofia -- Mtel IMAX** Czech RepublicPrague -- Oskar IMAX -- Palace Flora** FranceParis -- Cinema Pathe Quai d'Ivry*Paris -- Gaumont Disney Village IMAX** HungaryBudapest -- Cinema City Arena IMAX Hungary** IndiaMumbai -- Big Cinemas IMAX Theatre* KuwaitKuwait -- Cinescape 360 IMAX** The NetherlandsAmsterdam -- Pathe Arena IMAX*Eindhoven -- Pathe Eindhoven IMAX*Rotterdam -- Pathe Schouwburgplein IMAX** PhilippinesManila -- San Miguel Coca-Cola IMAX Theatre**Manila -- SM City North Edsa Mall IMAX*** QatarDoha -- Villagio Shopping Mall IMAX** RomaniaBucharest -- Cinema city IMAX Bucharest** RussiaMoscow -- Coca-Cola IMAX KinoStar De Lux Teply Stan**Moscow -- Kinostar de Lux mega Belaya Dacha IMAX**Perm -- Kristall IMAX**St. Petersburg -- Coca-Cola IMAX Kinostar City**Ufa -- IMAX Iskra Theatre*** ThailandBangkok -- KrungSri IMAX Paragon CinePlex*** TaiwanKaohsiung -- Viewshow Cinemas Kaohsiung IMAX*Taipei -- Viewshow Cinemas Taipei Sun IMAX*Taipei -- Samsung IMAX Theatre Miramar Cinemas** TurkeyAnkara -- Ankara AFM IMAX*Istinye -- AFM IMAX Istinye Park** UkraineKiev - Utel IMAX*** United Arab EmiratesDubai -- Grand Megaplex 21 + IMAX** United KingdomBirmingham -- IMAX Cinema at Millennium Point*Bradford -- National Media Museum IMAX Bradford*Bristol -- Blue Reef Aquarium Bristol & IMAX Cinema*Cardiff -- Odeon Cardiff IMAX*Gateshead -- Odeon Metrocentre IMAX*Glasgow -- Glasgow Science Centre IMAX Cinema*Greenwich -- Odeon Greenwich IMAX*London -- BFI IMAX London*Manchester -- Odeon Manchester IMAX @ The Printworks*Southampton -- Odeon Southampton IMAX*Wimbledon -- Odeon Wimbledon IMAX*

Note: Additional IMAX locations to be confirmed** denotes earlier launch *denotes later launch

Additional theatres will be confirmed. Please check local listings or IMAX.com for final theatre listings, launch dates and showtimes.

About IMAX Corporation

IMAX Corporation is one of the world's leading entertainment technology companies, specializing in immersive motion picture technologies. The worldwide IMAX network is among the most important and successful theatrical distribution platforms for major event Hollywood films around the globe, with IMAX theatres delivering the world's best cinematic presentations using proprietary IMAX, IMAX 3D, and IMAX DMR technology. IMAX DMR is the Company's groundbreaking digital re-mastering technology that allows it to digitally transform virtually any conventional motion picture into the unparalleled image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience. The IMAX brand is recognized throughout the world for extraordinary and immersive entertainment experiences for consumers. As of June 30, 2009, there were 394 IMAX theatres (273 commercial, 121 institutional) operating in 44 countries.

About DreamWorks Animation SKG

DreamWorks Animation creates high-quality entertainment, including CG animated feature films, television specials and series, live entertainment properties and online virtual worlds, meant for audiences around the world. The Company has world-class creative talent, a strong and experienced management team and advanced filmmaking technology and techniques. DreamWorks Animation has been named one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" by FORTUNE Magazine for two consecutive years. In 2010, DreamWorks Animation ranks #6 on the list. All of DreamWorks Animation's feature films are now being produced in 3D. The Company has theatrically released a total of 19 animated feature films, including the franchise properties of Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda and How to Train Your Dragon. DreamWorks Animation's upcoming feature film releases for 2010 are Shrek Forever After and Megamind.

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