‘Dune’ Returning To Imax As Pic Nears $100M Domestic Box Office – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: For this weekend, Warner Bros / Legendary’s Dune It will cross $ 100 million, making it the studio’s second film this year to clear the century mark in America from its controversial HBO Max pandemic strategy.

But with the Denis Villeneuve-directed adaptation of Frank Herbert available exclusively in theaters now in its second month of release, unavailable on HBO Max, we learn that the sci-fi epic will return to Imax theaters on December 3 for a while. limited.

DuneThe Imax box office to date is approaching $ 50 million. Worldwide, Imax is capturing over 13% of the film’s total global box office. In the United States, the large format exhibitor represents 20% of the total box office.

In many theaters Dune It will have an aspect ratio of 1.90: 1 exclusive to Imax. Being filmed and specially formatted for Imax, viewers will experience up to 26% more images for the film. In select locations around the world, Dune It will have an aspect ratio of 1.43 exclusive to Imax, with up to 40% more image for the film.

Dune He’s still in the top 5 at the box office, earning over $ 490K on Tuesday, + 7% from Monday with a cumulative total of $ 99.3M. A $ 100 million movie heading into the Oscars season is a feasible bragging right for Warner Bros., although most adult films are challenged at the box office; Dune of course, be a fan-boy event. Villeneuve’s science fiction drama of 2017 Arrival it won eight Oscar nominations, including Best Picture and Director, and won for Sound Editing.

Currently during Thanksgiving week, national Imax locations are showing Sony Ghostbusters: Another Life exclusively.

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