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'American Sniper' to be released in IMAX domestically

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American Sniper is getting the IMAX treatment when it hits theaters on Jan. 16.

Warner Bros. and IMAX announced on Thursday that the Clint Eastwood-directed film, which stars Bradley Cooper as legendary sniper Chris Kyle and also stars Sienna Miller, will be digitally remastered for IMAX format.

“Mr. Eastwood has created an incredibly intense and emotional film that deserves to be experienced in the most breathtaking way,” Dan Fellman, Warner Bros. President of domestic distribution, said in a statement.

Jason Hall wrote the screenplay for American Sniper based on the book by Chris Kyle. It’s produced by Eastwood, Robert Lorenz, Andrew Lazar, Bradley Cooper and Peter Morgan. Executive producers include Hall, Tim Moore, Sheroum Kim, Steve Mnuchin and Bruce Berman.