“Pirates of the Caribbean” to be first film to play on new ScreenX 270-degree cinema system in U.S.

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Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” is set to be the first Hollywood feature to play in the new ScreenX format.

The new multi-projector, 270-degree cinema system will nearly entirely engulf the audience, immersing them in world of Jack Sparrow and his crew. The movie is set to play at 83 ScreenX theaters around the world, including two that are located in California.

This fifth installment of the “Pirates of the Caribbean” franchise sails into theaters May 26.

Source: The Hollywood Reporter

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    JMT

    Only the “ScreenX” part is true, POTC5 is NOT the first film to be screened with a 270° box-type process. There are some theaters already equipped with the Escape System from Barco. It debuted in 2014 with The Maze Runner. Star Trek Beyond, last year, was also released in some Escape theaters.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hqbn-7kJGj0

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