Warner Bros. to release five pictures in ScreenX format
CJ 4DPLEX announced that Warner Bros. Pictures intends to release up to five titles in its panoramic ScreenX format within the next 12 months, including The Nun in September, Aquaman in December and Shazam! in April 2019, with additional titles to be confirmed, The studio’s Rampage was recently released in the 270-degree format.
“Warner Bros. continues to be our strong partner, and we are thrilled to release five new titles from their upcoming film lineup. We look to expand the reach of this new technology that we feel will change the moviegoing experience for the better in the years to come,” said Byung-Hwan Choi, CEO of CJ 4DPLEX.
“As we look toward the future, we are excited to bring new films to theatres that take advantage of innovative formats like ScreenX,” said Thomas Molter, executive VP of international distribution at Warner Bros. Pictures. “As a company, we’re always looking to engage audiences by telling great stories in unique ways, and CJ 4DPLEX allows us to utilize new technologies that bring an immersive experience to film-goers.”
In the past 12 months, ScreenX installed auditoriums have grown from 107 to 142, a 33% increase year-over-year.