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18 Tech-Focused Cinemas

From Motion-Enhanced Seating to Tri-Paneled Screens

— July 15, 2015 — Tech
Tech-focused cinema concepts entice forward-thinking consumers aimed at experiencing their films at the highest quality possible. While many traditional theaters boast impressive systems, a select crop of movie theaters are positioning themselves as leaders in continually integrating cutting edge technology in ways that enrich the consumer experience.

While some theaters aim to entice consumers away from Netflix with upleveled dine-in options or hyper-niche gimmicks like cannabis-friendly screening, tech-focused theater chains serve to incorporate as much sensory stimulation as possible into the viewing experience.

Floor-to-ceiling screens, 4D technology and motion-enhanced seating take the viewing experience from casual pastime to immersive experience that definitely has the power to one-up any at-home viewing options, no matter how convenient or quick.
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Sight-Impaired Cinemas
Sight-Impaired Cinemas
Zawya Creates a Cinema for the Enjoyment of the Blind & Visually Impaired
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Laser Projection Cinemas
Laser Projection Cinemas
This IMAX Laser Technology Offers the Sharpest Images Yet
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VR Action Movie Experiences
VR Action Movie Experiences
This Insurgent Film Short Gives Fans an Immersive Experience at SXSW
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Panoramic Theater Technologies
Panoramic Theater Technologies
The 'Escape' Theater Format Offers Gobsmacking Panoramic Visuals
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High-End Theater Experiences
High-End Theater Experiences
Dolby Cinema Brings the Brand's Technology Under One Roof
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Floor-to-Ceiling Theater Screens
Floor-to-Ceiling Theater Screens
Cinemark’s 50,000 NextGen Theater Will Host a Huge XD Auditorium
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Theme Park Theaters
Theme Park Theaters
ReelXperience Entertainment Imagines a High-Tech Movie Experience
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High-Contrast Cinema Projectors
High-Contrast Cinema Projectors
A New Dutch Dolby Vision Theater is the World's Most Advanced
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Motion-Enhanced Cinema Seats
Motion-Enhanced Cinema Seats
The D-Box Seats Make Movie-Viewing More Immersive
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Immersive Theater Seats
Immersive Theater Seats
4DX Motion Seating Makes Viewers Feel Part of a Film
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Tri-Paneled Cinema Screens
Tri-Paneled Cinema Screens
The Escape System Has Two Extra Angled Screens for Immersive Viewing
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Luxury Dine-In Theatres
Luxury Dine-In Theatres
This Miami Theatre Embraces the Concept of Dine-In Cinema
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Three-Storey Movie Screens
Three-Storey Movie Screens
This Big Theater Screen in Idaho Spans 62 Feet in Width Alone
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Cinema Projector Upgrades
Cinema Projector Upgrades
The AMC and Dolby Partnership Will See Mass Installation of the System
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4D Movie Theaters
4D Movie Theaters
CJ Group Teams with AEG to Install the First 4D Theater in LA
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Immersive Yacht Cinemas
Immersive Yacht Cinemas
This Concept Theatre on a Yacht Projects Underwater CCTV Imagery
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Immersive Cinema Equipment
Immersive Cinema Equipment
The IMAX Home Movie Theater Brings the Experience Home
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Virtual Reality Horror Films
Virtual Reality Horror Films
With Oculus Rift, You Can Watch a Horror Movie in First-Person
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