Marvel Studios and IMAX are teaming up for a special debut of exclusive footage from Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. The Guardians of the Galaxy: An IMAX® 3D First Look will include 17 minutes of new IMAX 3D footage and will screen in theaters on July 7, 2014 at 7pm. The of exclusive footage from the highly anticipated summer blockbuster “Guardians of the Galaxy.” The Guardians of the Galaxy: An IMAX® 3D First Look will screen at 150 IMAX theatres in North America.
“We’ve re-mastered some of our epic sequences into the IMAX 3D format, taking the scope and scale to new heights while creating a truly immersive, cinematic experience that will take you further into the Marvel Universe than ever before,” explained director James Gunn.
“IMAX and Marvel fans are some of the most die-hard in the world and we’re excited to offer them this exclusive extended first-look at one of the summer’s hottest upcoming movies in IMAX 3D,” said Greg Foster, Senior Executive Vice President, IMAX Corp. and CEO of IMAX Entertainment. “James Gunn’s visionary film in IMAX 3D is going to give our audiences an immersive experience they won’t find anywhere else, and we’re thrilled to get the ball rolling and reward fans early at this unique event.”
Tickets to the First Look are free and available via www.facebook.com/guardiansofthegalaxy on a first-come, first-served basis. Those lucky enough to get a ticket and attend will also receive a collectible Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy IMAX poster.
An action-packed, epic space adventure, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy expands the Marvel Cinematic Universe into the cosmos, where brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade the ever-persistent Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits—Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven Drax the Destroyer. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand—with the galaxy’s fate in the balance.