IMAX Corporation and Marvel Entertainment, a division of The Walt Disney Company, today announced that Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World, starring Chris Hemsworth, will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX 3D format and released into IMAX 3D theatres internationally beginning Oct. 30.
Chris Hemsworth has played Thor, the god of Thunder in two Marvel films, 2011’s Thor and 2012’s Marvel’s The Avengers, which collectively grossed nearly $2 billion at the global box office.
In this latest adventure, Academy Award winners Natalie Portman and Anthony Hopkins will also reprise their roles, as will Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgard, Idris Elba, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Tadanobu Asano, Jaimie Alexander and Rene Russo.[ Also Visit: Robojit and the Sand Planet – Global Entertainment Project ]
Alan Taylor (TV’s Game of Thrones, Mad Men, The Sopranos) will direct from a story by Don Payne and Robert Rodat, and a screenplay by Christopher L. Yost and Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely.
The IMAX release of Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX 3D Experience with proprietary IMAX DMR (Digital Re-mastering) technology.
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