It may be the end of summer, but there is still time for adventure for moviegoers. Just when you thought that your favorite fighting warriors the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ‘ were off fighting other battles, Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies have slated these beloved heroes to be released in IMAX® 3D theaters for a one-week limited engagement beginning Friday, September 12th.
The IMAX® release will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience®. The crystal-clear images, coupled with IMAX's customized theatre geometry and powerful digital audio, create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are fighting alongside Michelangelo, Donatello, Raphael and Raphael.
On Thursday, September 11th at 7:00 p.m., local times nationwide the limited engagement will kick off with advance screenings. The first 300 ticketholders will receive one of three special Legends of the Yokai Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Collector’s Artist Posters, while supplies last.
The highly successful movie (debuted in theaters on August 8th, earning more than $270 million worldwide to-date) is based on the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ (‘TMNT’) characters created by Peter Laird and Evin Eastman with a screenplay by Josh Appelbaum and André Nemec and Evan Daughert. ‘TMNT’ is directed by Jonathan Liebesman (‘Wrath of the Titans’).
In the film, darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder (Tohoru Masamune) and his evil Foot lan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until our unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' is rated PG-13 for sci-fi action violence with a run time of 101 minutes.