1954 – Sixty Five Years Ago

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3D had a wild ride all through 1953. As 1953 began, 3D and Bwana Devil was all the talk. Every movie studio rushed to cash in as soon as possible. Of The 16,000 movie theaters, many hundred paid for the upgrades necessary to project 3D, other theaters waited and others would soon upgrade for wide… [Continue Reading]

Creature From The Black Lagoon Approaches 65

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As the Creature approaches sixty-five and plans to sign up for medicare, there are no signs of him slowing down, he is more popular than ever. Collectors love the film, a one sheet poster recently sold for $24 thousand and even the re-issue posters are demanding top-dollar. Any of the eight lobby cards are selling… [Continue Reading]

Dash In Or Dash Out?

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It should come as no surprise that in this day and age of 140 character maximum tweets and the world of Internet acronyms that the dash is being thrown out of 3-D. Dr. Andrew J. Woods of the Centre for Marine Science & Technology, Curtin University, Perth, Australia pointed out that the dash may be… [Continue Reading]

3D-Con 2017

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3D-Con 2017 in August in Irvine, CA. 3d-con.com Here is a run down of some of the events happening in Irvine, Ca during 3D-Con 2017. More events, including speakers and panels are being confirmed and scheduled. Keep an eye on 3d-con.com for updates. 3D-Con returns to Southern California for its 43rd year. The National Stereoscopic… [Continue Reading]

The Simple Carnival

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The new Simple Carnival album ‘Smitten’ was anything but simple. The critically acclaimed power pop project The Simple Carnival releases its third and unfortunately final album ‘Smitten’ on February 14, 2017 through Sundrift Productions. Seven years in the making, Smitten is eleven tracks of meticulously-crafted power pop bliss. It’s as if Steely Dan, Fleetwood Mac,… [Continue Reading]

12th Annual LA 3-D Movie Festival

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12th Annual LA 3-D Movie Festival Announces 2015 Dates Festival to feature program of international 3-D short films 3-D SPACE is pleased to announce the dates for the 12th Annual LA 3-D Movie Festival, to be held on Saturday December 12th and Sunday, December 13th, 2015, at the Downtown Independent Theater. The festival will showcase a… [Continue Reading]

GSCA 2015 Film Expo and Filmmaker Symposium

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GSCA 2015 Film Expo and Filmmaker Symposium The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) 2015 Film Expo and Filmmaker Symposium will be held in Los Angeles on March 9-12. Giant Screen filmmakers continue to embrace 3-D films, which is evident in the films, films in development, films in production and the special symposium for filmmakers. Included… [Continue Reading]

Laika Studios’ Prop and Puppet Auction

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Heritage Auction House is auctioning props and puppets from the Laika Studios’ 3-D animated films Coraline, ParaNorman and The Boxtrolls in their February auction. The auctions includes puppets, concept art. Set pieces and props from the studio. Laika Studios is opening their archives for the very first time to make a limited number of its… [Continue Reading]

3-D in the Air

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Airlines who buy Airbus’ revamped version of its A330 jet will be able to offer passengers 3-D movies starting in late 2017 when the first of the airplanes are delivered. The ability to play 3-D movies on new seat-back screens will be part of the A330 Neo’s new in-flight entertainment system that Airbus will install… [Continue Reading]

Galapagos 3D

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Galapagos 3D  The new large-format Galapagos film is now playing at the California ScienCenter IMAX. Explore a paradise unlike any other, with the breathtaking film Galapagos 3D: Nature’s Wonderland. Located close to the equator in the Pacific Ocean, these remarkable volcanic islands are home to some of nature’s most incredible living creatures. Giant half-ton long-necked… [Continue Reading]

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