Jonas Brothers grosses $765,000 at Imax in opening weekend

MUMBAI: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures and Imax Corporation announced that Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience grossed $765,000 in select Imax 3D theatres, posting a per screen average of approximately $15,000 during its opening weekend from Friday, 27 February through Sunday, 1 March.

The limited Imax 3D engagement will continue to run through this Thursday, 5 March.

"We’re happy that Jonas Brothers fans have a chance to experience this concert film in Imax 3D," said Imax Filmed Entertainment chairman and president Greg Foster. "The rollout of our digital Imax projection system made this one-week Imax run possible, and we are pleased that this flexibility enabled our partners at Disney as well as our exhibitor partners to have this special release for a week."

This Walt Disney Pictures documentary 3D feature film event from director Bruce Hendricks ("Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour"), blends excerpts from the Brothers’ red-hot Burning Up concert tour, including guest performances from Demi Lovato and Taylor Swift. The film also includes exclusive behind-the-scenes footage, off-the-wall segments, a never-before-heard song ("Love Is On Its Way"), swarming fans and a lot of JB-style humor-giving fans never-before-seen insights into the lives of Kevin, Joe and Nick.