UCI Brazil To Open Three IMAX® Theatres In Brazil

NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2012 /CNW/ - IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and 
UCI Brazil today announced an agreement to install three IMAX® digital 
theatres across Brazil. The agreement, which is a part of IMAX's restructured 
master license agreement with Giencourt Investments S.A., a member of the 
RACIMEC International Group (RACIMEC), brings to five UCI Brazil's total IMAX 
commitment. 
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"Our existing IMAX theatres have proven to be a key differentiator for our 
multiplexes in Brazil," said Duncan Short, Vice President of International 
Operations, National Amusements, Inc., a parent company of UCI Brazil.  "We 
are confident that the addition of IMAX theatres to our circuit will be 
embraced by audiences and help strengthen our business in Latin America." 
"Latin America is a priority for us and we are pleased to accelerate our 
network there with valued partner and world-class exhibitor UCI in Brazil," 
said Richard L. Gelfond, CEO of IMAX.  "Our existing theatres in Brazil have 
performed extremely well, including our theatres with UCI. We expect strong 
consumer demand to continue to drive our growth in the region." 
"We believe UCI Brazil is strategically positioned to help accelerate IMAX's 
network expansion and bring the most immersive moviegoing experience available 
to more audiences in Brazil," said Miguel Sfeir, President of RACIMEC 
Corporation. 
About National Amusements National Amusements, Inc. is a world leader in the 
motion picture exhibition industry operating more than 950 movie screens in 
the U.S., U.K., and Latin America. National Amusements delivers a superior 
entertainment experience in theatres around the world under its Showcase, 
Multiplex, and Cinema de Lux brands. Based in Norwood, Massachusetts, National 
Amusements is a closely held company operating under the third generation of 
leadership by the Redstone family. National Amusements is also an equal 
partner in the online ticketing service, MovieTickets.com, and is the parent 
company of both Viacom and CBS Corporation. Visit them at 
www.showcasecinemas.com 
About RACIMEC International Group RACIMEC International Group was founded in 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in August 1966, as one of the most prominent 
entertainment and public gaming companies in the world, developing gaming 
applications such as Lotto and Soccer Lottery, for various Latin American 
countries including Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Venezuela, Colombia and 
Paraguay. The RACIMEC International Group has reached outstanding success in 
various countries with its starring game KINO, a pre-printed ticket game with 
a real time live TV show, crossing over the 4 billion dollar barrier during 
the last decade. RACIMEC has been identified by the Lottery market as the 
creator of new standards in Game operation and safety in the different 
countries where it operates. 
About IMAX Corporation IMAX, an innovator in entertainment technology, 
combines proprietary software, architecture and equipment to create 
experiences that take you beyond the edge of your seat to a world you've never 
imagined. Top filmmakers and studios are utilizing IMAX theatres to connect 
with audiences in extraordinary ways, and, as such, IMAX's network is among 
the most important and successful theatrical distribution platforms for major 
event films around the globe. 
IMAX is headquartered in New York, Toronto and Los Angeles, with offices in 
London, Tokyo, Shanghai and Beijing.  As of Sept. 30, 2012, there were 689 
IMAX theatres (556 commercial multiplex, 20 commercial destination and 113 
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 trademarks of 
IMAX Corporation. More information about the Company can be found at 
www.imax.com. You may also connect with IMAX on Facebook 
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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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|212-821-0155                                                                                   |212-821-0110            
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|212-446-1864                                                                                   |Melissa Zuckerman/Paul 
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