Universal Has Asked Spielberg For A Re-release Of JURASSIC PARK In 3D! And JURASSIC PARK 4 In Discussion...
Firstly, Universal has definitely approached Steven Spielberg to re-release JURASSIC PARK as a converted 3D movie. Our friend Frosty over at Collider interviewed mega producer Kathleen Kennedy who spilled the beans. The main issue with this taking place is the tightly packed schedule of Spielberg who HAS to be a part of the conversion along with the movie's Director of Photography
Imax could become a preferred early release window for Hollywood studio pictures if the bet by Paramount Pictures on its pre-release of Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol from December 16 pays out.
“The other studios are watching because we all know how to stand out in a crowded field is a problem for all studios,” Imax CEO Rich Gelfond told the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference in New York City on Monday morning.
“If this works, there’s a reasonable chance that other films will be released this way with an early Imax window,” he added . . .
[Sandra] Bullock plays Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky [George Clooney] in command of his last flight before retiring. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky completely alone-tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness.
The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earthand any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left. But the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expanse of space.
Doesn't sound too bad, eh? There's a lot of hype surrounding Gravity, with rumours running rampant that the entire film will be shot in a limited number of takes, putting A LOT of pressure on the actors not to fluff their lines. The movie will be released in 3D on November 21, 2012.
As I said, cough Lee change the OP cough, Contagion's not 3D, Avengers isn't being shot in 3D and might not be 3D at all, and John Carter is 2D-3D. According to RealOrFake, MIB is conversion too. I did find this.
Additionally, Disney has now titled the Pixar movie about dinosaurs Frozen. The film was first announced in August and it's slated to open in 3D on November 27th, 2013. Up co-director Bob Peterson is taking the helm of the project that imagines what Earth would be like if the cataclysmic asteroid completely missed the planet and dinosaurs never became extinct.
This movie is going to be released in 3D and you're shooting in 2D. Can you talk about knowing that you're going to release this in 3D and how that affects how you guys are shooting the movie?
Taylor: It does somewhat, but this is really going to push the envelope of what people think can be converted, cause there's like a set of rules, there's a rulebook of things you can't do if you're shooting 2D to go to 3D