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Half-Blood Prince IMAX: New Contest, New Video Intro from Dan Radcliffe

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Posted by: sue
July 27, 2009, 07:44 PM

As readers will know, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince will be opening on over 160 screens in IMAX starting Wednesday, July 29th. As such, WB and IMAX have now launched a new video intro from actor Dan Radcliffe, as well as a contest to win a special Half-Blood Prince T-shirt and poster; all can be found here.  UPDATE: You can see both the Dan Radcliffe intro here, as well as a new IMAX TV spot here in our galleries.  Note: The IMAX site also has a wallpaper you can download at home.

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75 Points

yay harry potter! i’m winning this for sure!

Posted by mynameisbrock on July 27, 2009, 07:52 PM report to moderator
24135 Points

finally in IMAX…!!! LOL

Posted by hermyone*ROAR* on July 27, 2009, 08:03 PM report to moderator
2333 Points

yes harry potter in IMAX!!! the inferi is gonna freak me out even more!! oh well……and no i am winning the contest mynameisbrock….im determined

Posted by theREALGinnyWeasley on July 27, 2009, 08:11 PM report to moderator
312 Points

Oh i can’t believe it’s finally here. I’m so going to see it in IMAX. I gotta. That movie was too good lol.

Posted by got2lovme on July 27, 2009, 08:12 PM report to moderator
3703 Points

I REALLY want to watch it in IMAX. Idk if I’ll be able to though. =( I hate not being able to drive.

Posted by Christine on July 27, 2009, 08:20 PM report to moderator
5089 Points

Ohhh! I don’t have any Imax around!!! so sad.

Posted by laura399 {WBM} on July 27, 2009, 08:20 PM report to moderator
753 Points

I would love to go see it in IMAX. Hopefully we’ll get the chance. There’s one fairly close to us.

Posted by Jessi on July 27, 2009, 08:20 PM report to moderator
660 Points

Is it just the opening 12 minutes in 3D? Good scenes but usually the 3D is at the climax of the movie.

Posted by Noble Birth Descending on July 27, 2009, 08:26 PM report to moderator
16258 Points

I wish there was an IMAX near me. Id love to see it.

Posted by Gryffindor1991 {ROAR!!!} on July 27, 2009, 08:50 PM report to moderator
16258 Points

I wish there was an IMAX near me. Id love to see it.

Posted by Gryffindor1991 {ROAR!!!} on July 27, 2009, 08:50 PM report to moderator
4603 Points

cool beans

Posted by placebowiz on July 27, 2009, 09:39 PM report to moderator
2707 Points


Posted by jediofthelost on July 27, 2009, 09:42 PM report to moderator
3271 Points

I really want to see it in IMAX! I’m going to look up if there is a theater close to me… I hope so!

Posted by Half-Blood Princess66[ROAR!] on July 27, 2009, 09:57 PM report to moderator
79 Points

Hate to bum people out, but a bunch of us in NYC saw it both in IMAX and regular. and the IMAX isn’t all that. The movie really isn’t formatted well for IMAX and looses alot of detail and sharpness. The 3D at the beginning is nifty and the details are rich for the 20 mins that were filmed in IMAX (you can see almost all the writing on Harry’s newspaper), but then the rest gets kind of fuzzy.

If you are in a cash crunch I would recommend skipping the IMAX for this.

Posted by TGTSNBN on July 27, 2009, 09:59 PM report to moderator
22044 Points

Wow!!! Really cool!!!

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