Is IMAX making a comeback?

Fans wearing their 3-D glasses in the theater prior to the screening of 'Tron:Legacy' at the IMAX 'Tron: Legacy' fan celebration at AMC Lincoln Square Theater in New York City.

Summer blockbuster season is quickly creeping towards us, and this year's hits include a whole lot of IMAX movies.

After a few years that were all about 3D, why is Hollywood once again gearing up to play films on the really big screen?

Here to talk with us in today's Mid-day Extra is Matt Patches of


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