New Line Cinema's Shazam! Fury of the Gods will debut in both of CJ 4DPlex’s visually immersive formats. The all-new DC superhero adventure opens March 17 and is being distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures.
ScreenX expands specially selected sequences of the film onto the left and right-side walls of the auditorium, surrounding audiences with exclusive story-enhancing imagery which naturally fills their peripheral vision. This visually immersive, 270-degree panoramic viewing experience will have moviegoers feel like they are flying side by side with Shazam (Zachary Levi) and his allies as they battle for their superpowers, their lives, and the fate of the world.
CJ 4DPlex worked closely with New Line Cinema, DC Studios, Warner Bros. Pictures, and director David F. Sandberg to ensure the highest quality presentation of the thrilling adventure. Shazam! Fury of the Gods will be available on over 355 ScreenX screens worldwide.
With 4DX's multi-sensory, cinematic technology, audiences will feel like they are fighting the Daughters of Atlas (portrayed by Helen Mirren, Lucy Liu, Rachel Zegler) alongside Shazam and his superhero friends. By utilizing over 21 distinct motion and environmental effects like vibration, water, wind, snow, lightning, and scents, 4DX transcends the traditional movie-going experience and absorbs the audience into the action of the film. Shazam! Fury of the Gods"will be on over 788 4DX screens worldwide.
"We're excited for audiences to take flight with Shazam! Fury of the Gods in ScreenX and 4DX. Our premium formats will create a one-of-a-kind theater-going experience for moviegoers," said Don Savant, CEO and president, CJ 4DPlex America. "Thank you, New Line Cinema, DC Studios, Warner Bros. Pictures and David F. Sandberg, for your close collaboration on this fun and adventurous theatrical experience."
"Just like its predecessor, Shazam! Fury of the Gods is an action-packed ride and a perfect fit for ScreenX and 4DX," added Jongryul Kim, CEO, CJ 4DPlex. "We're thrilled to invite fans back to experience the story of Shazam in our premium formats, which will take the story and adventure to new heights."