Star Trek 2 (2013) "Into Darkness" will be released in Dolby Atmos
created 11/06/2012 - 9:30pm, updated 11/06/2012 - 9:31pm
Paramount announced that Star Trek Into Darkness will be released featuring Dolby Atmos with the theaters that are Dolby Atmos capable to be announced soon.
J.J. Abrams had the following to say with more found below:
"We are in the incredible and lucky position to have access to the latest technology, the best possible tools, and the most talented artists in the business. We are therefore thrilled to announce that we will be employing the amazingly immersive Dolby Atmos audio system to bring the Star Trek into Darkness soundtrack to life."
Star Trek Into Darkness has a May 17th, 2013 release date in 3D, is directed by J.J. Abrams and stars Chris Pine as Capt. James T. Kirk, Zachary Quinto as Spock, Karl Urban as Leonard "Bones" McCoy, Zoe Saldana as Nyota Uhura, Simon Pegg as Scotty, Anton Yelchin as Pavel Chekov, John Cho as Hikaru Sulu and Benedict Cumberbatch as an unnamed villain.
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HOLLYWOOD, Fla.-- ShowEast 2012 — Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB) and Paramount Pictures, a division of Viacom Inc., today announced at ShowEast 2012 that J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot production of Star Trek into Darkness will use the latest technical achievements in cinematic storytelling to deliver a new experience to audiences. Star Trek into Darkness is scheduled to be released by Paramount Pictures on
Star Trek into Darkness will be released in
"We are in the incredible and lucky position to have access to the latest technology, the best possible tools, and the most talented artists in the business," said Abrams, the producer and director of Star Trek into Darkness. "We are therefore thrilled to announce that we will be employing the amazingly immersive Dolby Atmos audio system to bring the Star Trek into Darkness soundtrack to life."
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The list of theatres selected to show Star Trek into Darkness in Dolby Atmos will be made available closer to the release date.
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About Dolby Atmos
Dolby Atmos brings a powerful new listening experience to the cinema with more natural, realistic sound that truly envelops the audience. It is an end-to-end solution that helps mixers, studios, and distributors dramatically improve the audio experience. The Dolby Atmos platform makes it easy for content creators to create immersive soundscapes, and it ensures the best possible audience experience, regardless of theatre configuration or the number of speakers.
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To learn more about Dolby Atmos, visit dolby.com/Atmos.
About the Dolby Professional Reference Monitor PRM-4200
The Dolby Professional Reference Monitor PRM-4200 offers a new standard for critical viewing applications. It renders true black levels, highly accurate dark detail, and the most precise colors at all luminance levels and in all formats. The backlight is an array of red, green, and blue LEDs that are modulated individually on a frame-by-frame basis to provide full accuracy of blacks, color, and grayscale. The LCD panel is also modulated in real time as part of the dual-modulation process. It is the first monitor to accurately display the full latitude of today's high-end digital cameras.