IMAX Melbourne ticks over a whopping 20,000 presales for Dune: Part Two

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IMAX Melbourne ticks over a whopping 20,000 presales for Dune: Part Two

Dune Part Two IMAX
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Dune: Part Two brings the spice to IMAX Melbourne, ticking over 20,000 presales before opening and becoming the cinema’s 3rd highest ever presale!

Denis Villeneuve’s highly-anticipated sequel is made to be experienced on an IMAX screen with IMAX Melbourne exclusively securing one of only 12 coveted IMAX 1570 Film reels and is the only place in the Southern Hemisphere to offer two presentations of the film.

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Filmed for IMAX, the entire film will be presented in an IMAX-exclusive expanded aspect ratio with over 40 minutes of sequences filling the entire seven-storey screen in 1.43 aspect ratio and offering 40% more picture than regular cinemas – the remainder of the film is presented in 1.9.

“We’re extremely excited to showcase DUNE: PART TWO in the most immersive format possible exclusively at IMAX Melbourne. Fans of the DUNE franchise will be treated to more epic expanded aspect ratio sequences on both IMAX 1570 Film and 4K Laser that will take them to the edge of their seats,” says IMAX General Manager, Jeremy Fee.

DUNE: PART TWO opens at IMAX Melbourne on Thursday February 29 with exclusive engagements on IMAX 1570 Film and 4K Laser.

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