Universal Pictures And Illumination Entertainment's Despicable Me 2 Arrives In Select International 3D IMAX® Theatres Beginning

Universal Pictures And Illumination Entertainment's Despicable Me 2 Arrives In 
Select International 3D IMAX® Theatres Beginning June 20 
LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2013 /CNW/ - IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX), 
alongside Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment, which are both 
divisions of Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA), today announced that Despicable Me 
2, the highly anticipated 3D-CG feature follow-up to the 2010 hit, will be 
digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX(®) 3D format and released in 
select IMAX(®) theatres internationally beginning on June 20. 
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Universal and Illumination's worldwide blockbuster Despicable Me entertained 
audiences around the globe, grossing more than $543 million and becoming the 
10(th) highest-grossing animated motion picture in U.S. history. In summer 
2013, get ready for more Minion madness in Despicable Me 2. 
Chris Meledandri and his acclaimed filmmaking team create an all-new comedy 
adventure featuring the return of (former?) super-villain Gru (Steve Carell), 
his adorable girls, the unpredictably hilarious Minions...and a host of new 
and outrageously funny characters. 
"After the successful release of Dr. Seuss' The Lorax, we're looking forward 
to partnering again with Chris Meledandri, his talented team and our friends 
at Universal to offer international IMAX fans an opportunity to experience 
this highly-anticipated follow up to Despicable Me in immersive IMAX 3D," said 
Greg Foster, Chairman and President of IMAX Entertainment. 
"Despicable Me 2 in IMAX 3D marks the latest release in what has grown to 
become an astonishingly successful partnership with IMAX," said Duncan Clark, 
President of Distribution, Universal Pictures International.  "We look forward 
to bringing international audiences a new, fully-immersive adventure as we 
share this memorable moviegoing experience alongside them." 
The IMAX release of Despicable Me 2 will be digitally re-mastered into the 
image and sound quality of The IMAX 3D Experience(®) with proprietary IMAX 
DMR(®) (Digital Re-mastering) technology.  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 in the movie. 
You can learn more about Despicable Me 2 by visiting the film's official site 
at www.despicable.me 
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 Dec. 31, 2012, there were 731 IMAX 
theatres (598 commercial multiplexes, 19 commercial destinations and 114 
institutions) in 53 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 
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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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|Ann Sommerlath                                                                                     |                    
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|212-821-0155                                                                                       |                    
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|Melissa Zukerman/Paul Pflug                                                                        |                    
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|323-658-1555                                                                                       |                    
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|melissa@pcommgroup.com|                                                                                           |
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