Film Journal (February 3, 2017)
Leading 4D company CJ 4DPLEX has revealed a robust lineup of films to be available in the 4DX format that is today available in more than 360 auditoriums spanning 44 countries around the world.
4DX’senhanced experience features moving seats and environmental effects such as wind, rain, lightning, snow and a variety of scents.
Upcoming 4DX releases include the following titles from global studios premiering in various regions around the world during the first half of 2017: Sony Pictures’ Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, Warner Bros. Pictures’ The LEGO Batman Movie and Kong: Skull Island, Lionsgate’s
John Wick: Chapter 2, Paramount Pictures’ xXx
: Return of XanderCage and Monster Trucks
, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures’ Beauty and the Beast, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
, and 20th Century Fox’s Logan
, The Boss Baby and War for the Planet of the Apes
In 2016, more than 100 titles were screened in 4DX, an increase of 30 percent from the 72 titles available in 2015.
“We are thrilled to be showing a lineup featuring the most exciting action films to kick off 2017. 4DX maintains close relationships with Hollywood studios and continually receives blockbuster content to be converted into 4DX?something that is increasing as more creatives and studio partners see our potential as a powerful new driver of theatre audiences,” said Byung-Hwan Choi, CEO of CJ 4DPLEX. “The growing number of 4DX titles means that 4DX is recognized as a mainstream option for moviegoers seeking the most immersive cinema experiences available.”
In 2016, the top five 4DX titles for the year were Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Doctor Strange
, Captain America: Civil War
, Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice
and Suicide Squad