Highest Grossing 3D Movies of All Time (May 2010) • Alice in Wonderland (2010) - $116 million • Avatar (2009) - $77 million • Shrek Forever After (2010) - $71.2 million • Up (2009) - $68.1 million • Clash of the Titans (2010) - $61.2 million • Monsters vs. Aliens (2009) - $59.3 million • How to Train Your Dragon (2010) $43.7 million • Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009) - $41.6 million
Beginning of 3D movies William Fetter was the first person to invent 3D graphics. He invented the computer generated orthographic view of the human form.
First 3D Film NatDeverich's 5-reel melodrama Power of Love (US '22) First 3D Film With Sound WarnerBrothers' House of Wax (US '53) Paddle Ball Scene: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0b96x2Qdm5E
Disadvantages of 3D Films: Headaches Mostly children’s movies High prices Tired of having to wear glasses to watch a movie Advantages of 3D Films: Cant be viewed at home Lets you see images in a new way
Future of 3D Hollywood doesn’t feel the need to stop making because as long as there is profit, there will be movies Being able to fully interact with the movie (Phaseshape).