Ahead of its attendance at CinemaCon 2016 this week, Dolby has announced new titles that will be available in Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision.

New Dolby Atmos Titles Announced

The Orchard, Hunt for the Wilderpeople, June 26, 2016
Illumination/Universal Pictures, The Secret Life of Pets, July 8, 2016
Sony Pictures, Ghostbusters, July 15, 2016
Twentieth Century Fox, Ice Age: Collision Course, July 22, 2016
Warner Bros. Pictures, Suicide Squad, August 5, 2016
Focus Features, LAIKA’s Kubo and the Two Strings, August 19, 2016
Sony Pictures, Inferno, October 28, 2016
Sony Pictures, Passengers, December 21, 2016
Paramount Pictures’ Monster Trucks, January 13, 2017
Warner Bros. Pictures, The LEGO Batman Movie, February 10, 2017
Sony Pictures, Baby Driver, March 17, 2017
Sony Pictures, Spider-Man, July 7, 2017

Dolby will also be highlighting its Dolby Cinema offering, which is supported by all the major Hollywood studios.

In just over a year, more than 200 Dolby Cinema sites have been installed or committed to across the globe, with 38 titles released or announced.

Upcoming Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision Titles for Dolby Cinema

STX Entertainment, Hardcore Henry, April 8, 2016
Disney, Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War, May 6, 2016
Disney, Alice Through the Looking Glass, May 27, 2016
Twentieth Century Fox, X-Men: Apocalypse, May 27, 2016
Paramount Pictures, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows, June 3, 2016
Legendary/Universal Pictures, Warcraft, June 10, 2016
Disney•Pixar, Finding Dory, June 17, 2016
Twentieth Century Fox, Independence Day: Resurgence, June 24, 2016
Warner Bros. Pictures, The Legend of Tarzan, July 1, 2016
Paramount Pictures, Star Trek Beyond, July 22, 2016
Paramount Pictures, Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, October 21, 2016
[Sony Pictures, Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, November 11, 2016
Warner Bros. Pictures, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, November 18, 2016
Warner Bros. Pictures, Wonder Woman, June 2017

Other titles previously announced but opening soon include Disney’s The Jungle Book, scheduled for April 15, 2016, and Lionsgate’s Now You See Me 2, scheduled for June 16, 2016.

What Can Attendees Expect From Dolby At CinemaCon?

CinemaCon attendees will be able to experience Dolby Atmos sound in the Colosseum at Caesars Palace with a special screening of Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War on Wednesday, April 13, as part of The Walt Disney Studios’ 2016 presentation.

In addition, a special screening of Lionsgate’s Now You See Me 2 will feature a Dolby Atmos mix on Thursday, April 14 as part of the Lionsgate presentation.

The Colosseum, Caesars Palace

For the fourth year in a row, Dolby has temporarily equipped the Colosseum theatre at Caesars Palace with Dolby Atmos to support presentations and screenings. CinemaCon attendees with full-pass access will be able to experience Dolby Atmos in select footage during studio presentations including:

Monday, April 11, 6:30 pm. Select clips of the Paramount Pictures presentation will be in Dolby Atmos, followed by a Dolby and Paramount Pictures after-party starting at 8:30 pm.

Tuesday, April 12, 9:30 am: The State of the Industry address will feature the global retrospective reel in Dolby Atmos.

Tuesday, April 12, 9:30 am: STX Entertainment presentation in Dolby Atmos.

Wednesday, April 13, 9:15 am: Special screening of Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War in Dolby Atmos as part of The Walt Disney Studios presentation.

Thursday, April 14, 10:00 am: Twentieth Century Fox presentation in Dolby Atmos.

Thursday, April 14, 2:00 pm: Select clips of Lionsgate’s presentation will be in Dolby Atmos, followed by a special screening of Lionsgate’s Now You See Me 2 in Dolby Atmos.

On Display At CinemaCon 2016

Dolby products and technologies to be showcased at CinemaCon 2016 in booth 2503A include the following.

Dolby Integrated Media Server IMS2000

The Dolby Integrated Media Server IMS2000 is a single-board solution that delivers faster ingest speeds, with the aim of simplifying operations.

The Dolby IMS2000 is used in more than 90,000 commercial theatre screens worldwide and represents the next-generation offering in the Dolby Integrated Media Server line of products.

It continues the trend of providing on-board RAID storage, server control and a DCI-compliant media block in a compact form enabling it to fit in a DLP Series 2 projector.

User control is via a web-based UI, allowing access from anywhere on the theatre network, with full compatibility with Dolby Theatre Management System TMS4 and any third-party TMS that supports Dolby products.

Dolby Atmos Cinema Processor CP850 Product Line

The Dolby Atmos Cinema Processor CP850 product line provides a choice of advanced digital cinema audio solutions to fit a theatre’s specific business model.

The CP850 Base will play back traditional Dolby Surround 7.1 and 5.1 formats, as well as render select Dolby Atmos titles to a Dolby Surround 7.1 configuration.

The CP850 Base includes the same equalization and other audio features as the full Dolby Atmos Cinema Processor CP850.

The CP850 Base does not require Dolby Atmos Commissioning Service. Dolby Atmos marketing support is exclusive to theatres with the full Dolby Atmos Cinema Processor CP850.

Dolby Atmos Interface DAC3202

The Dolby Atmos Connect Interfaces allows movie theatres to use legacy amplifiers in Dolby Atmos installations.

The Dolby Atmos Cinema Processor CP850 employs an audio-over-Ethernet protocol to send a digital audio stream to Dolby Atmos Connect Interfaces.

A Dolby Atmos Connect Interface converts digital audio to analogue audio for connection to amplifiers. Each Dolby Atmos Connect Interface offers 32 analogue outputs.

A Dolby Atmos Cinema Processor CP850 together with a single Dolby Atmos Connect Interface can support up to 48 speaker feeds. Installations with more than 48 speaker feeds will need two Dolby Atmos Connect Interfaces.

Dolby Theatre Management System TMS4

Dolby TMS 4 is a comprehensive theatre management system (TMS) designed to simplify and streamline digital cinema operations.

Offering a robust set of capabilities from automated content transfers, easy management of show playlist and scheduling, detailed device monitoring and reporting and broad support for POS schedule integration, Dolby TMS 4 is a complete solution for digital cinema workflow management.

Key features include key delivery message (KDM) management, content management (including manual and automated transfers with priority based on schedule), show playlist building, schedule management, playlist pack functionality for easier management of preshow advertisements and trailers, scheduled audit-log report generation and projector-status monitoring.

Dolby CineAsset

Dolby CineAsset is a complete mastering software suite that can create and play back DCI-compliant digital cinema packages (DCPs) from virtually any source.

The Pro version of Dolby CineAsset allows for the generation of encrypted DCPs and provides the ability to easily generate KDMs for any encrypted content in the Dolby CineAsset database.

Asset management is made simple due to Dolby CineAsset’s intuitive database; while the full 64-bit software architecture ensures that CineAsset is fast and reliable, the availability of Mac OS, Windows and CentOS Linux versions ensures flexibility.

The Dolby CineAsset suite includes Dolby CineAsset, Dolby CineAsset Player and the Dolby CineInspect DCP validation tool.

About Dolby Cinema

Dolby Cinema aims to deliver the total cinema experience by combining image and sound technologies with creative cinema design to make every visit a completely captivating cinematic event.

Dolby Cinema includes Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos. In 2015, the Dolby Vision laser projector received an engineering excellence award from the Hollywood Post Alliance.

In just over a year, more than 200 Dolby Cinema sites have been installed or committed to across the globe, with 38 titles released or announced.

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This Dolby Cinema is also up and running.

 

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