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The 70mm Newsletter
Compiled by: Thomas Hauerslev. Opening dates by David Coles  
Title Released Cinema Notes
This is CINERAMA 30.09.1952 Broadway Theatre,  NYC, USA Cinerama

“This is Cinerama”: The North American 70mm Re-Release Engagements
Cinerama Holiday 08.02.1955 Warner, NYC, USA Cinerama
Seven Wonders of the World 10.04.1956 Warner, NYC, USA Cinerama
Search for Paradise 24.09.1957 Warner, NYC, USA Cinerama
Cinerama South Seas Adventure 16.07.1958 Warner, NYC, USA Cinerama
"Renault Dauphine"  (Commercial short) 1959 Empire, Paris, France Cinerama
The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm

“The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm”: Cinerama Roadshow Engagements
07.08.1962 Loew's Cinerama, NYC, USA Cinerama, 24 frames per second

Remastered version premiered in Ney York on the 2rd of January, 2022

How The West Was Won 01.11.1962 London Casino,  England Cinerama, 24 frames per second. Segments and process shots in Ultra Panavision 70

“How the West Was Won”: The North American 70mm Engagements

The Best of Cinerama 13.11.1962 Palace, Cleveland, USA Cinerama
Cinerama's Russian Adventure 29.03.1966 McVickers, Chicago, USA Cinerama, 24 frames per second. Edited from Kinopanorama
In the Picture (short) 28.09.2012 Cinerama Dome, Hollywood, USA New 3-strip short made with vintage Cinerama camera to celebrate Cinerama's 60th anniversary

European premiere 28.04.2013, Pictureville, Bradford
Further in 70mm reading:

in70mm.com's Cinerama page

in70mm.com's Cinerama Archive

Remastering the CINERAMA Library


Cinerama's 50th Anniversary

Historic Big Screen Films Get Major Digital Makeover

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Assistant contributors on some large format lists includes Michael Coate, David Coles, Jeffrey L. Johnson, Scott Marshall, Tak Miagishima, Rick Mitchell, Dan Scherlock, Richard Vetter and Ingolf Vonau.

Based on material found in many sources, including trade papers, Variety, Wide Screen Movies (Robert E. Carr & R. Michael Hayes) and Four Aspects of The Film (James L Limbacher)

The Swedish titles of the Cinerama films are as follows:

Original: This is Cinerama
Swedish: På vift med Cinerama

Original: Cinerama Holiday
Swedish: Cinerama Holiday

Original: Cinerama South Seas Adventure
Swedish: Äventyr i Söderhavet

Original: Seven Wonders of the World
Swedish: Världens sju underverk

Original: Search for Paradise
Swedish: Drömmen om paradiset

Original: The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm
Swedish: Bröderna Grimms underbara värld

Original: How the West Was Won
Swedish: Så vanns vilda västern

Anders M Olsson, Lund, Sweden



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Updated 21-01-24

“How the West Was Won”
By Mike Coate
This list consists only of first-run, reserved-seat engagements. Not included in the list are return engagements, mobile presentations, drive-in engagements, the 70mm single-panel re-release engagements, and contemporary screenings.

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