Fans were kind of worried whether or not Transformers 3 will receive an IMAX version? (3D yes, but IMAX…? That was the question). ComingSoon.net has the answer.The IMAX Corporation announced today they’ve signed an agreement with Paramount Pictures for four tent-pole movies being released in 2011 to be shown day and date in IMAX(R) theaters.
The four movies are J.J. Abrams’ Super 8 released on June 10, the Abrams’ produced Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, once again starring Tom Cruise and directed by Brad Bird, set for December 16, the previously announced Transfomers: Dark of the Moon, directed by Michael Bay, on July 1, and Steven Spielberg’s The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn two weeks later on December 28 (in the United States)
Update: IGN says… “Transformers: The Dark of the Moon and The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn, both originally shot in 3D, will be digitally re-mastered into IMAX’s format for presentation in IMAX 3D.”
With it, we have the confirmation. Transformers: Dark of the Moon will hit theaters on 1st of July, 2011 in 3D and IMAX.