20th Century Fox and IMAX have renewed their longstanding partnership to screen five upcoming films in IMAX, including New Mutants, X-Men: Dark Phoenix, and Gambit. According to IMAX, the films will not be shot in IMAX but will be remastered after the filming.
"Building on the success of standout films from Avatar, which remains the highest-grossing IMAX release ever, to more recently Deadpool, Logan and War of the Planet of the Apes, we're delighted to extend our partnership with our friends at Twentieth Century Fox Film by including this stellar lineup of exciting blockbusters on our slate," said Greg Foster, CEO of IMAX Entertainment and Senior Executive Vice President, IMAX Corp in a statement. "Twentieth Century Fox Film is doing a phenomenal job of delivering characters and films that are breaking the mold and we look forward to offering fans around the world the opportunity to experience them in the most immersive way possible."
This agreements runs for all of the X-Men movies planned now through early 2019, with the exception of Deadpool 2. The original film was released in IMAX, but is not included in this partnership.