March 15, 2012—IMAX Corporation, Paramount Pictures and 20th Century Fox announced today that James Cameron's Oscar®-winning film Titanic will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® 3D format and released for a limited engagement in 149 select IMAX® theaters worldwide. Titanic will open in 79 domestic IMAX theaters simultaneous with the film's wide release on April 4, 2012 and a total of 70 international IMAX theaters, 63 of which will open on April 4. Additional international playdates will be added as pending bookings are confirmed. Since its initial release on Dec. 19, 1997, Titanic has grossed $1.8 billion globally and remains the second-highest grossing film of all time.
"James Cameron is a visionary filmmaker who masterfully harnesses the power of technology to elevate storytelling to another level," said Greg Foster, IMAX Chairman and President of Filmed Entertainment. "We're excited to work again with our partners at Fox, Lightstorm and Paramount as we present the next iteration of the Titanic story and transport audiences into this compelling tale like never before."
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