IMAX Continues Growth Across Europe

IMAX Expands Relationships with Existing Exhibitors for Five IMAX® Theatres 
LONDON, Oct. 23, 2012  /CNW/ - IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) today 
announced it has signed agreements with three existing exhibition partners to 
open a total of five IMAX(®) theatres in new and existing projects across 
Europe, including the Netherlands, England and Austria. 
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Pathe Theatres, operator of the largest chain of cinemas in the Netherlands, 
will open three IMAX theatres in existing multiplexes throughout the country, 
including two in The Hague and Tilburg and a third at a location to be 
determined at a later date. 
Austrian exhibitor Cineplexx will also expand its IMAX commitment with the 
addition of a theatre in Vienna at its Donauplex 13 complex. 
Odeon & UCI Cinemas Group, the largest operator of IMAX theatres in Europe, 
the Middle East and Africa, will add an IMAX theatre as part of its new 
11-screen multiplex at The MK Dons Stadium in Milton Keynes, UK, due to open 
in 2014. 
"Europe continues to be a key strategic focus for IMAX and we're delighted 
that many of our existing exhibition partners are increasing their IMAX 
business," said Andrew Cripps, President, IMAX EMEA. "Today's announcement not 
only underscores the growth opportunities that exist in the region, which has 
approximately 450 million consumers, but it's also an endorsement of the 
confidence exhibitors have in IMAX to deliver audiences a differentiated 
experience and drive incremental revenue to their multiplexes." 
About IMAX Corporation 
IMAX Corporation is one of the world's leading entertainment and technology 
companies, specializing in the creation and delivery of premium, awe-inspiring 
entertainment experiences. With a growing suite of cutting-edge motion picture 
and sound technologies, and a globally recognized entertainment brand, IMAX is 
singularly situated at the convergence of the entertainment industry, 
innovation and the digital media world. The industry's top filmmakers and 
studios are utilizing IMAX theatres to connect with audiences in extraordinary 
ways, and as such, the IMAX network is among the most important and successful 
theatrical distribution platforms for major event films around the globe. The 
Company's new digital projection and sound systems - combined with a growing 
blockbuster film slate - are fueling the rapid expansion of the IMAX network 
in established markets such as North America, Western Europe, and Japan, as 
well as emerging markets such as China and Russia. IMAX deliver the world's 
best cinematic presentations using proprietary IMAX(®), IMAX(® )3D, and IMAX 
DMR(®) (Digital Re-Mastering) technologies. IMAX DMR enables virtually any 
motion picture to be transformed into the unparalleled image and sound quality 
of The IMAX Experience(®). 
IMAX is headquartered in New York, Toronto and Los Angeles, with offices in 
London, Tokyo, Shanghai and Beijing.  As of June 30, 2012, there were 663 IMAX 
theatres (529 commercial multiplex, 20 commercial destination and 114 
institutional) in 52 countries. 
IMAX(®), IMAX(®) 3D, IMAX DMR(®), Experience It In IMAX(®), An IMAX 3D 
Experience(®), The IMAX Experience(®) and IMAX Is Believing™ are 
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This press release contains forward looking statements that are based on IMAX 
management's assumptions and existing information and involve certain risks 
and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from 
future results expressed or implied by such forward looking statements. These 
risks and uncertainties are discussed in IMAX's most recent Annual Report on 
Form 10-K and most recent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. 
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