2001: A Space Odyssey – THE IMAX 70MM EXPERIENCE
Opens August 23, 2018
Exclusively in IMAX, moviegoers will get to view Stanly Kubrick’s science fiction epic, 2001: A Space Odyssey, for the first time ever in its “unrestored” original 70mm format. As part of the continuing celebration of the 50th Anniversary of 2001: A Space Odyssey, Warner Bros. Pictures is bringing the film to IMAX theaters for a limited, one-week engagement.
Widely considered among the greatest films of the 20th century, 2001: A Space Odyssey follows Keir Dullea and Gary Lockwood as astronauts on a journey to Jupiter with the computer HAL 9000 after the discovery of a mysterious black monolith with a profound effect on human evolution.
2001: A Space Odyssey: The IMAX 2D Experience will be presented in 2D on our 4K IMAX with Laser projection system featuring IMAX’s next-generation, enhanced 12-channel system with 114 speakers capable of 52,000 watts of digital sound and a six-story-high screen offering a truly immersive experience.
Film rating: This film is rated G.
Running time: 2 hours 40 minutes. There are no trailers on this film.
Important Note: The IMAX 50th Anniversary presentation of 2001: A Space Odyssey will replicate its original 1968 theatrical presentation including the overture introduction and 15-minute intermission.