US20070193123A1 - Circular motion theater - Google Patents

Circular motion theater Download PDF

Info

Publication number
US20070193123A1
US20070193123A1 US11/677,922 US67792207A US2007193123A1 US 20070193123 A1 US20070193123 A1 US 20070193123A1 US 67792207 A US67792207 A US 67792207A US 2007193123 A1 US2007193123 A1 US 2007193123A1
Authority
US
United States
Prior art keywords
theater
screen
seats
motion base
canceled
Prior art date
Legal status (The legal status is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the status listed.)
Abandoned
Application number
US11/677,922
Inventor
Cecil D. Magpuri
Current Assignee (The listed assignees may be inaccurate. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of the list.)
Falcon's Treehouse LLC
Original Assignee
Falcon's Treehouse LLC
Priority date (The priority date is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the date listed.)
Filing date
Publication date
Priority to US77602506P priority Critical
Application filed by Falcon's Treehouse LLC filed Critical Falcon's Treehouse LLC
Priority to US11/677,922 priority patent/US20070193123A1/en
Assigned to FALCON'S TREEHOUSE, L.L.C. reassignment FALCON'S TREEHOUSE, L.L.C. ASSIGNMENT OF ASSIGNORS INTEREST (SEE DOCUMENT FOR DETAILS). Assignors: MAGPURI, CECIL D.
Publication of US20070193123A1 publication Critical patent/US20070193123A1/en
Application status is Abandoned legal-status Critical

Links

Images

Classifications

    • EFIXED CONSTRUCTIONS
    • E04BUILDING
    • E04HBUILDINGS OR LIKE STRUCTURES FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSES; SWIMMING OR SPLASH BATHS OR POOLS; MASTS; FENCING; TENTS OR CANOPIES, IN GENERAL
    • E04H3/00Buildings or groups of buildings for public or similar purposes; Institutions, e.g. infirmaries, prisons
    • E04H3/10Buildings or groups of buildings for public or similar purposes; Institutions, e.g. infirmaries, prisons for meetings, entertainments, or sports
    • E04H3/22Theatres; Concert halls; Studios for broadcasting, cinematography, television or similar purposes
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A47FURNITURE; DOMESTIC ARTICLES OR APPLIANCES; COFFEE MILLS; SPICE MILLS; SUCTION CLEANERS IN GENERAL
    • A47CCHAIRS; SOFAS; BEDS
    • A47C1/00Chairs adapted for special purposes
    • A47C1/12Theatre, auditorium, or similar chairs
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A63SPORTS; GAMES; AMUSEMENTS
    • A63GMERRY-GO-ROUNDS; SWINGS; ROCKING-HORSES; CHUTES; SWITCHBACKS; SIMILAR DEVICES FOR PUBLIC AMUSEMENT
    • A63G31/00Amusement arrangements
    • A63G31/02Amusement arrangements with moving substructures
    • A63G31/14Amusement arrangements with moving substructures with planes mounted on springs; with movable planes
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A63SPORTS; GAMES; AMUSEMENTS
    • A63JDEVICES FOR THEATRES, CIRCUSES, OR THE LIKE; CONJURING APPLIANCES OR THE LIKE
    • A63J25/00Equipment specially adapted for cinemas
    • EFIXED CONSTRUCTIONS
    • E04BUILDING
    • E04HBUILDINGS OR LIKE STRUCTURES FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSES; SWIMMING OR SPLASH BATHS OR POOLS; MASTS; FENCING; TENTS OR CANOPIES, IN GENERAL
    • E04H3/00Buildings or groups of buildings for public or similar purposes; Institutions, e.g. infirmaries, prisons
    • E04H3/10Buildings or groups of buildings for public or similar purposes; Institutions, e.g. infirmaries, prisons for meetings, entertainments, or sports
    • E04H3/22Theatres; Concert halls; Studios for broadcasting, cinematography, television or similar purposes
    • E04H3/30Constructional features of auditoriums
    • GPHYSICS
    • G03PHOTOGRAPHY; CINEMATOGRAPHY; ANALOGOUS TECHNIQUES USING WAVES OTHER THAN OPTICAL WAVES; ELECTROGRAPHY; HOLOGRAPHY
    • G03BAPPARATUS OR ARRANGEMENTS FOR TAKING PHOTOGRAPHS OR FOR PROJECTING OR VIEWING THEM; APPARATUS OR ARRANGEMENTS EMPLOYING ANALOGOUS TECHNIQUES USING WAVES OTHER THAN OPTICAL WAVES; ACCESSORIES THEREFOR
    • G03B21/00Projectors or projection-type viewers; Accessories therefor
    • G03B21/54Accessories
    • G03B21/56Projection screens
    • G03B21/60Projection screens characterised by the nature of the surface
    • G03B21/606Projection screens characterised by the nature of the surface for relief projection
    • GPHYSICS
    • G03PHOTOGRAPHY; CINEMATOGRAPHY; ANALOGOUS TECHNIQUES USING WAVES OTHER THAN OPTICAL WAVES; ELECTROGRAPHY; HOLOGRAPHY
    • G03BAPPARATUS OR ARRANGEMENTS FOR TAKING PHOTOGRAPHS OR FOR PROJECTING OR VIEWING THEM; APPARATUS OR ARRANGEMENTS EMPLOYING ANALOGOUS TECHNIQUES USING WAVES OTHER THAN OPTICAL WAVES; ACCESSORIES THEREFOR
    • G03B37/00Panoramic or wide-screen photography; Photographing extended surfaces, e.g. for surveying; Photographing internal surfaces, e.g. of pipe
    • G03B37/04Panoramic or wide-screen photography; Photographing extended surfaces, e.g. for surveying; Photographing internal surfaces, e.g. of pipe with cameras or projectors providing touching or overlapping fields of view

Abstract

An entertainment structure and apparatus principally comprising a 360-degree 2D and/or 3D cinematic theater. Seating for audience members is arrangeable on a circular motion base platform. A compound curved screen may lower from above to surround the theater upon a circular motion base platform, providing seamless media. A 2D/3D projection system is oriented within the structure to provide 2D/3D images on the screen through projection overlap for edge blending. A control system is used to rotate, pitch and roll the motion base platform. The control system can be synchronized with the media presentation. The structure includes a number of variations such as a variety of seating orientations, a stationary screen, a variety of screen configurations, and modular tracking seating.

Description

    CROSS-REFERENCE TO RELATED APPLICATIONS
  • This application claims the benefit of U.S. Provisional Patent Application No. 60/776,025, filed Feb. 23, 2006, which is incorporated herein by reference.
  • TECHNICAL FIELD
  • This invention relates generally to cinematic theaters, and more particularly to structures providing sensory immersion in a motion picture presentation.
  • BACKGROUND
  • Traditionally, cinematic theaters have a stationary screen and stationary seating facing toward the screen. Circular or polygonal theaters are known, especially for live stage productions, where the audience surrounds a stage.
  • Cinematic theaters having a round or polygonal shape and a dome shaped screen are also known. In these theaters, the audience is generally seated in stationary seats and the screen is viewed above and around them.
  • Also known in the art are various simulator structures, for both training purposes and entertainment. For driving and flight training, for example, the structure may include a steering wheel, joystick or other mechanism for interacting with the screen display. In an entertainment setting, the seating platform may include 1-6 DOF (degree of freedom) movement.
  • It is thus desirable to provide an improved theatrical experience including enhanced sensory immersion.
  • SUMMARY
  • An entertainment structure in the form of a cinematic theater has an exterior formed in any shape, based on the specific application of the theater and the creative content of the media. The interior of the structure will generally be essentially a circular or near circular configuration (including oval or polygonal shapes). Members of an audience may enter across a walkway, which may be retracted before the cinematic presentation begins. Alternatively, the audience may be mechanically moved into the theater on seating (or standing) platforms.
  • Initially, the audience members may have no indication that they are in a motion base theater. Instead, their surroundings give the impression that the structure is a typical stationary theater. The screen may substantially or entirely encircle the audience seating, providing continuous 360-degree+image viewing. The screen may be cylindrical, have compound curvature, or be made of flat adjacent or adjoining sections. The screen may be moveable relative to the seating. For example, the screen may be moveable from a raised position, when the audience enters and exits the theater, to a lowered position during the cinematic presentation.
  • Seating for members of an audience may be provided on a circular motion base platform. The seats may be equipped with seat restraints, such as seat belts, as well as a variety of special effects such as scent, neck blast, wind blast, leg tickler and seat rumble. The screen is provided at least partially around the audience seating. In one design, the screen has an arc of approximately 360 degrees. The screen may be lowered from above to surround the seating on the motion base platform, providing seamless media. A 2D and/or 3D projection system is oriented within the structure to project images on the screen. Alternatively, other non-projecting image forming techniques may be used, such as having the screen itself generate the images, for example via LCD, plasma, DLP, etc.
  • An electronic control system may be used to move the motion base. Various movements, or combinations of movements may be used. These include rotate, pitch and roll. Heave, surge and yaw may also be used. The electronic control system may be synchronized with the sound and the projected media to give the viewer a vivid sensation of being completely immersed in the action on the screen, as if being there. The system may include a number of variations including a variety of seating orientations, a stationary screen, a variety of screen configurations, and modular tracking seating.
  • The theater can be designed to provide sensations which simulate a specific entertainment or educational experience. The theater may create the initial impression of a standard non-motion base theater, thus providing an element of surprise when the seating area begins to move. Synchronized motion may be provided for the audience while subjecting the audience to visual, visceral, tactile and audible sensations which simulate immersion in a particular environment, storyline, experience, and/or action.
  • An entertainment structure or theater may have a motion base platform on which seating for members of an audience is arrangeable and equipped with special effects; support means on which the motion base platform is rotatably mounted; orientation varying means operable to tilt, pitch and roll the motion base platform from the horizontal in a required direction; and drive means operable to rotate said motion base platform. A drive system is operable to actuate said orientation varying means. A walkway may be provided for spectator access to the motion base platform.
  • A compound curved 360 degree movable screen; a 2D/3D projection system with projection overlap for edge blending; and control means operable to control actuation of screens, may be used. The projection overlap may be from about %15 to %30. Special effects may also be used.
  • In one design, the support platform is rotatably mounted and also tiltable in any direction by a motion base system. The base pitch is approximately 3 DOF (degrees of freedom) (1 to 6 degrees) and the base rotation is approximately 1 to 12 RPM. In such arrangement, there may be reversible drive means for reversibly rotating the motion base platform. The seating upon the motion base platform may include any number and may be arranged in any configuration, including an orientation in which the seats face inwardly, toward the center of the theater, (with each seat providing a nominal front facing sight line aligned on a radius). The seats may also correspondingly face outwardly from the center. The seating arrangement may also range in circumference from 180 degrees to 360 degrees and all variations between.
  • The motion base platform may be modular in configuration with two to twelve separate tracked sections or 4 to 28 seat “vehicles” that are equipped with the function of rotating out of the circular configuration and moving out of the theater along a tracked system.
  • The seats in the theater can be equipped with seat restraints designed to safely accommodate the specific requirements and needs of the presentation. Additionally, the seats themselves can be equipped with a variety of effects including, scent, neck blast, wind blast, leg tickler and seat rumble.
  • A scissor lift, elevator, drawbridge, or similar walkway may be located at one location or at two or more locations of the theater, to provide access for audience into the theater. The walkway can be moved into position when needed to allow audience members to walk onto the motion base theater platform. The walkway is then removed or withdrawn during the show, to avoid interfering with movement of the motion base. In designs having limited movement, fixed and flexible walkways may be used. The locations and number of walkways used may be varied, as the type, number and location of the walkways is not essential to the theater. In the stationary screen configuration, the walkway(s) is not needed.
  • The motion base theater described may be used for cinematic entertainment and educational purposes. It may include a 360-degree compound curved screen extending upwardly from a position adjacent to the motion base platform. The screen may be hidden in a ceiling mount. At the appropriate time, the screen may be lowered into position within and/or around the motion base platform. When the presentation is ended the screen may be raised and restored to its original position.
  • The screen may also be stationary, with corresponding reductions in seating to accommodate ingress and egress. Additionally, the screen may be in the shape of a spherical dome or a cylinder, with appropriate adjustments in screen lowering and lifting speeds. The motion base platform may also be surrounded by an arrangement of 5 to 17 or more flat projection screens, which may raise and lower.
  • The 2D and/or 3D media projector or projector systems may be mounted for movement with the motion base platform, during reversible rotation of the platform. The movement of the motion base platform is advantageously synchronized with the action of the media projection so as to heighten the perception of audience members of movement otherwise perceived only visually and aurally. Additionally, the 2D and/or 3D projection system may be oriented within the structure to project images on the screen or screens by utilizing e.g., 15%, 20%, 25%, or 30% projection overlap to create a seamless, edge-blended 360-degree image or images.
  • The theater may also further include an electronic or computer controller operable to integrate movement of the motion base platform with action on the screen. The controller may be operable to control operation of the drive means affecting reversible rotation, and the drive system for providing tilt, pitch and roll the motion base platform about its vertical axis in all 360 degrees. The controller may be operable independently of, but in synchronization with, the media presentation being viewed.
  • Alternately, the controller may be operatively integrated with the media presentation, and operable in response to a signal or signals embedded in the media or emanating from the projection system. Most conveniently, the controller includes a microprocessor for which, in either case, the projector or projector system is cued by the microprocessor. The electronic control system thus may be synchronized with the sound and the projected media to give the viewer a vivid sensation of being completely immersed in the action on the screen, as if being there.
  • In one form, the entertainment structure may have surround sound audio components with a multi-channel system including a respective speaker unit on each channel of the system. Speakers may be mounted for the optimal level of audience immersion. In use, the speaker system typically may be placed in a central location, with each speaker unit facing so as to direct its output in the respective direction toward an opposed wall surface so as to rebound from the latter.
  • BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE DRAWINGS
  • In the drawings, wherein the same reference number indicates the same element throughout the several views:
  • FIG. 1 is a plan view of a motion base theater having a curved compound stationary screen.
  • FIG. 2 is a section view taken along line 2-2 of FIG. 1 and showing the theater in the show position.
  • FIG. 3 is a section view taken along line 2-2 of FIG. 1 and showing movement of the seats on the motion base.
  • FIGS. 4-6 show a second embodiment of a motion base theater having a compound curved screen and modular tracking seating. The screen is vertically moveable from a loading/unloading position, where the screen is above the seats, to a show position, where the screen surrounds the seats. The seats are provided on modules which move into and out of the theater. The seating modules may be provided in sector shapes, as shown in FIG. 4.
  • FIG. 4 is a plan view of the second theater embodiment.
  • FIG. 5 is a section view taken along line 5-5 of FIG. 4 and showing the theater in a loading/unloading position.
  • FIG. 6 is a section view taken along line 5-5 of FIG. 4 and showing the theater in a show position.
  • FIGS. 7-9 show a third embodiment of a motion base theater, with seating provided only on one side of a center line of the theater. The seats face inwardly.
  • FIG. 7 is a plan view of the third motion base theater embodiment.
  • FIG. 8 is a section view taken along line 8-8 of FIG. 7 and showing the theater in a show position.
  • FIG. 9 is a section view taken along line 8-8 of FIG. 7 and showing the projection and the movement of the seats on the motion base.
  • FIGS. 10-12 show a fourth embodiment of a motion base theater, with a separate entrance and exit, and having an octagonal outer structural shape.
  • FIG. 10 is a plan view of the fourth motion base theater embodiment.
  • FIG. 11 is a section view taken along line 11-11 of FIG. 10, showing the theater in a loading/unloading position.
  • FIG. 12 is a section view taken along line 11-11 of FIG. 10, showing the theater in a show position and showing movement of the seats on the motion base.
  • FIGS. 13-15 show a fifth motion base theater embodiment similar to the theater shown in FIGS. 10-12, but with the seats facing outwardly, towards the screen, rather than inwardly, towards each other. The description of FIGS. 13-15 otherwise corresponds to the description of FIGS. 10-12.
  • FIGS. 16-18 show a sixth motion base theater embodiment having a dome screen moveable vertically from a loading/unloading position to a show position. The seats are shown facing inwardly towards the center of the theater.
  • FIG. 16 is a plan view of the sixth motion base theater embodiment.
  • FIG. 17 is a section view taken along line 17-17 of FIG. 16 and showing the theater in a loading/unloading position.
  • FIG. 18 is a section view taken along line 17-17 of FIG. 16, showing the theater in a show position and showing movement of the seating on the motion base.
  • FIGS. 19-21 show a seventh motion base theater embodiment having a cylinder screen moveable vertically from a loading/unloading position to a show position. The seats face inwardly. The description of FIGS. 19-21 is otherwise the same as the description of FIGS. 10-12.
  • FIGS. 22-24 show an eighth embodiment of a motion base theater having a cylinder screen, a reduced number of seats, and a stairway leading to the seating platform.
  • FIG. 22 is a plan view of the eighth motion base theater embodiment.
  • FIG. 23 is a section view taken along line 23-23 of FIG. 22.
  • FIG. 24 is a section view taken along line 23-23 of FIG. 22, showing the projection and showing movement of the seating on the motion base.
  • FIGS. 25-27 show a ninth embodiment of a motion base theater having a projection screen formed of flat segments. The projection screen is moveable from a loading/unloading position to a show position. The seats face inwardly. The description of FIGS. 25-27 is otherwise the same as the description of FIGS. 10-12.
  • FIGS. 28-30 show a tenth embodiment of a motion base theater having a seating arrangement whereby the audience first takes their seats and is then lowered into the theater.
  • FIG. 28 is a plan view of the eleventh motion base theater embodiment.
  • FIG. 29 is a section view taken along line 29-29 of FIG. 28 showing the theater in a loading/unloading position with the audience still situated above the theater.
  • FIG. 30 is a section view taken along line 29-29 of FIG. 28 and showing the theater in a show position with the audience in place.
  • DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE DRAWINGS
  • In each of the embodiments described below, the seats are supported on a motion base. The motion base typically can provide pitch, roll, and yaw movement. In some designs, only one or two of these movements may be used. In other designs, these three movements may be used along with other movements as well. Three hundred sixty degree+rotation movement may also be provided. Multiple separate smaller motion bases may be used in place of a single larger motion base. Multiple projectors within the theater may be used to provide seamless edge blended images. The movement of the images on the screen generally will be choreographed or synchronized with the movement of the theater seating on the motion base.
  • Any of the features or elements in any of the embodiments illustrated may be used with or in any other embodiment. For example, the seating in any of the embodiments shown may face inwardly or outwardly. The projection screen may form a continuous 360 degree cylinder wall, dome, or compound curved structure, or the screen may extend only partially around the seating. The screen may also be flat and formed of segments forming a polygonal shape, which may be raised and lowered separately. The seating may be provided in concentric or non-concentric rows forming almost complete circles or semi-circles. While the seating positions are generally aligned with radii of the theater, the seating may also be oriented at other angles, including parallel seating, i.e., with substantially all of the seats facing the same direction (and with the seats having generally parallel view lines).
  • Turning now to the drawings, FIG. 1 illustrates a motion base theater 10, having a 360° compound curved screen 40, a combined entrance/exit 20, and a floor 30. The exterior walls 12 of the structure form a rectangular shape in this embodiment. The exterior of the theater may be formed in any shape, including circular and polygonal. The projection overlap 110 may be approximately 5-30% to create a seamless, edge-blended projection image or images.
  • As shown in FIGS. 2-3, the seating 55 may be arranged on a motion base 60, and projectors 50 may be mounted at various locations within the theater. The motion base 60 may be tilted, rolled, or pitched during the media presentation, as shown in FIG. 2.
  • In another embodiment shown in FIGS. 4-6, seat modules 80 may move on tracks into and out of the theater. A scissor lift 70 may optionally be used at the entrance 22 or exit 24 to allow the audience to walk in or out of the theater. As shown in FIGS. 5-6, the compound curved screen 40 may be hidden in a ceiling mount and lowered at the appropriate time into position around the motion base platform.
  • In another embodiment, as shown in FIGS. 7-9, seating may be provided only on one side of a center line of the theater, facing inwards. A separate entrance 22 and exit 24 may be provided adjacent to one another.
  • In another embodiment, as shown in FIGS. 10-12, a separate entrance 22 and exit 24 may be provided opposite each other. The tiers of seats may be arranged at graduated heights.
  • In another embodiment, as shown in FIGS. 13-15, the seating may be arranged in outwardly facing concentric rows.
  • In another embodiment, as shown in FIGS. 16-18, the theater may have a dome-shaped screen 100 which may be raised and lowered around the audience at the appropriate times.
  • In another embodiment, as shown in FIGS. 19-21, the theater may have a 360° cylindrical screen 120 which may be raised and lowered around the audience at the appropriate times.
  • In another embodiment, as shown in FIGS. 22-24, a staircase may be used at the combined entrance/exit 20 to facilitate ingress and egress of audience members. As shown in FIG. 22, the projection overlap 110 may be approximately 25%.
  • In another embodiment, as shown in FIGS. 25-27, the motion base theater 10 may have a polygonal interior shape and a flat projection screen 130 divided into segments.
  • In another embodiment, as shown in FIGS. 28-30, the audience may be seated in suspended seats 150 and lowered into the theater at the appropriate time. The suspended seats 150 may be rigidly or pivotably attached to a seat frame 152. The seat frame may optionally rotate on an axle 154 to impart centrifugal force on the audience. If the seats 150 are rigidly attached to the seat frame 152, the angle AA of frame side members 154 may be selectively varied by an actuator 156. As the angle AA of the frame side members decreases, the seats are tilted slightly up. This forces the audience further back into the seat, creating the physical sensation of acceleration, without any actual movement. Conversely, as the actuator 156 moves the frame side members to increase the angle AA, the seats are tilted slightly downwardly. This forces the audience towards the front of the seat, creating the physical sensation of braking or deceleration. The suspended seats may alternatively be in a fixed vertical position, with the screen moving up or down into a position surrounding the seats.
  • While several embodiments have been shown and described, various changes and substitutions may of course be made, without departing from the spirit and scope of the invention. The invention, therefore, should not be limited, except by any claims and their equivalents.

Claims (26)

1. A theater comprising:
a motion base;
seats on the motion base;
a substantially continuous screen at least partially around the seats.
2-6. (canceled)
7. The theater of claim 1 wherein the seats are face radially inwardly.
8. The theater of claim 1 wherein the seats face radially outwardly.
9-10. (canceled)
11. The theater of claim 1 further comprising multiple 2D and/or 3D projectors arranged to provide substantially seamless edge blended images on the screen.
12. The theater of claim 1 further comprising a control system operable to coordinate the media presentation with movement of the motion base.
13. The theater of claim 12 wherein the control system is operable to control operation of a drive means operable to tilt, pitch and roll the motion base in all 360 degrees.
14-15. (canceled)
16. The theater of claim 12 wherein the control system coordinates movement of the motion base with the media presentation.
17-18. (canceled)
19. The theater of claim 18 further comprising a multi-channel audio system including a respective speaker on each channel of the system.
20. The theater of claim 1 wherein the seating comprises modules that rotate and move in and out of the theater on a tracked system.
21. A theater comprising:
a motion base;
tiers of seats on the motion base;
a screen extending substantially entirely around the seats.
22. The theater of claim 21 further comprising projectors adjacent to a central location of the theater, with the projectors projecting images radially outwardly and onto the screen.
23. The theater of claim 21 with the screen curved and substantially continuous around the seats.
24. The theater of claim 21 comprising projectors radially outside of the screen, and with the projectors projecting images onto a back surface of the screen.
25. The theater of claim 21 with the screen comprising a self illuminated display, such as an LED screen.
26. The theater of claim 21 further comprising a stairway leading from floor area up to the seats on the motion base.
27. (canceled)
28. The theater of claim 21 further comprising a screen lifter for lifting and the lowering the screen vertically.
29. The theater of claim 21 with the motion base adapted to provide one or more of the following movements: pitch, roll, yaw, spin, heave, surge and yaw.
30. The theater of claim 21 with the seats comprising vehicles that can move onto and off of the motion base.
31-32. (canceled)
33. A theater comprising:
tiers of seats;
a screen substantially surrounding the tiers of seats;
seat moving actuators attached to the seats, for moving the seats;
at least one projector position to project motion pictures onto the screen; and
a controller linked to the seat moving actuators and to the projector for coordinating the motion pictures with movement of the seats.
34-39. (canceled)
US11/677,922 2006-02-23 2007-02-22 Circular motion theater Abandoned US20070193123A1 (en)

Priority Applications (2)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US77602506P true 2006-02-23 2006-02-23
US11/677,922 US20070193123A1 (en) 2006-02-23 2007-02-22 Circular motion theater

Applications Claiming Priority (4)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US11/677,922 US20070193123A1 (en) 2006-02-23 2007-02-22 Circular motion theater
US13/027,159 US8206230B2 (en) 2006-02-23 2011-02-14 Circular motion theater
US13/525,678 US8992336B2 (en) 2006-02-23 2012-06-18 Circular motion theater
US14/624,235 US9540832B2 (en) 2006-02-23 2015-02-17 Circular motion theater

Related Child Applications (1)

Application Number Title Priority Date Filing Date
US13/027,159 Continuation US8206230B2 (en) 2006-02-23 2011-02-14 Circular motion theater

Publications (1)

Publication Number Publication Date
US20070193123A1 true US20070193123A1 (en) 2007-08-23

Family

ID=38459727

Family Applications (4)

Application Number Title Priority Date Filing Date
US11/677,922 Abandoned US20070193123A1 (en) 2006-02-23 2007-02-22 Circular motion theater
US13/027,159 Active US8206230B2 (en) 2006-02-23 2011-02-14 Circular motion theater
US13/525,678 Active US8992336B2 (en) 2006-02-23 2012-06-18 Circular motion theater
US14/624,235 Active US9540832B2 (en) 2006-02-23 2015-02-17 Circular motion theater

Family Applications After (3)

Application Number Title Priority Date Filing Date
US13/027,159 Active US8206230B2 (en) 2006-02-23 2011-02-14 Circular motion theater
US13/525,678 Active US8992336B2 (en) 2006-02-23 2012-06-18 Circular motion theater
US14/624,235 Active US9540832B2 (en) 2006-02-23 2015-02-17 Circular motion theater

Country Status (7)

Country Link
US (4) US20070193123A1 (en)
EP (2) EP2957692B1 (en)
JP (1) JP2009528086A (en)
KR (2) KR101685778B1 (en)
CN (2) CN102127979B (en)
ES (2) ES2701842T3 (en)
WO (1) WO2007101050A2 (en)

Cited By (25)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US20080176657A1 (en) * 2007-01-22 2008-07-24 Aruze Gaming America, Inc. Gaming machine in which a plurality of players can participate and the control method thereof
US20100139176A1 (en) * 2008-12-09 2010-06-10 Disney Enterprises, Inc., A Delaware Corporation System, method, or apparatus relating to a reconfigurable communal space
ITFI20090025A1 (en) * 2009-02-06 2010-08-07 Flavio Bassi audiovisual system 4pi steradians
US20100277573A1 (en) * 2009-05-02 2010-11-04 Mr. Henry Minard Morris, JR. Orthostereoscopic Motion Picture Theater
US20110170074A1 (en) * 2009-11-06 2011-07-14 Bran Ferren System for providing an enhanced immersive display environment
US20110203190A1 (en) * 2010-02-25 2011-08-25 Magpuri Cecil D Motion simulator theater with suspended seating
US20120247030A1 (en) * 2009-05-29 2012-10-04 Cecil Magpuri Virtual reality dome theater
US20130093785A1 (en) * 2011-10-18 2013-04-18 Shenzhen YuanWang cocotop Technology Co., Ltd. Dome-screen device,dome-screen playing system and image generation method thereof
US20140230340A1 (en) * 2013-02-19 2014-08-21 DreamLight Holdings Inc. formerly known as A Thousand Miles, LLC Rotating performance stage
WO2014132280A2 (en) 2013-02-26 2014-09-04 Monacchi David Eco-acoustic theatre
US20140340647A1 (en) * 2012-07-12 2014-11-20 Cj Cgv Co., Ltd. Multi-projection system and method comprising direction-changeable audience seats
US20150146172A1 (en) * 2012-05-25 2015-05-28 Centre Scientifique Et Technique Du Batiment Curved projector screen
CN104689580A (en) * 2013-12-09 2015-06-10 Cj Cgv 株式会社 Method for representing visible area of theater
US20150241973A1 (en) * 2014-01-29 2015-08-27 The Guitammer Company Haptic-tactile, motion or movement signal conversion system and assembly
CN105096999A (en) * 2014-04-30 2015-11-25 华为技术有限公司 Audio playing method and audio playing equipment
WO2016083401A1 (en) * 2014-11-25 2016-06-02 C360 (I.P.) Limited An entertainment venue
CN105879396A (en) * 2016-07-01 2016-08-24 沈炜 Projection type multimedia entertainment system
US9523209B2 (en) * 2015-05-15 2016-12-20 Vision 3 Experiential, Llc Immersive theater
CN106285069A (en) * 2016-10-21 2017-01-04 安徽饰界广告有限公司 Novel stage
JP2017505565A (en) * 2013-12-09 2017-02-16 シゼイ シジブイ カンパニー リミテッド Multi-plane video generation method and system
US20170118454A1 (en) * 2015-05-29 2017-04-27 Legends Attractions, Llc Three dimensional display environment and viewing theater
US9691100B2 (en) * 2015-08-07 2017-06-27 Robert Wolfsen Auto auction arena
US10106999B2 (en) * 2015-09-16 2018-10-23 Vallesviu, S.A. Arrangement of cinemas in multiplex cinemas and cinema room for a multi-screen cinema
GB2565102A (en) * 2017-08-01 2019-02-06 Darwich Wael Panoxperience
EP3470126A1 (en) * 2017-10-12 2019-04-17 Brogent Technologies Inc. Kinesthetic device with different seating orientations

Families Citing this family (40)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
KR101053819B1 (en) * 2010-05-03 2011-08-03 동서대학교산학협력단 A prototype experience stage which 360 degree display three dimensions which we stimulate a five senses and are reality
KR101233492B1 (en) * 2011-01-21 2013-02-15 최해용 3d movie cinema system
CN102188827B (en) * 2011-02-24 2013-02-06 珠海杨氏网络动画设计有限公司 3D (three-dimentional) holographical digital stage system
CN102296840B (en) * 2011-05-27 2013-07-10 武汉船舶设计研究所 Watching platform in dome cinema
EP2785934A2 (en) * 2011-12-02 2014-10-08 Image Limited A cinema structure and a method for constructing a cinema structure
KR101379258B1 (en) * 2012-01-05 2014-03-28 (주)옥토끼이미징 Circular theatre using circular deck in the mid air
CN105103048A (en) * 2013-04-30 2015-11-25 Cjcgv株式会社 Performance system with multi-projection environment
WO2014077524A1 (en) * 2012-11-19 2014-05-22 Cj Cgv Co., Ltd. Additional effect system and method for multi-projection
CA2907278C (en) * 2012-10-26 2018-08-28 Dynamic Structures, Ltd. Flying theatre
DE202012012264U1 (en) * 2012-12-21 2013-04-16 Huss Park Attractions Gmbh Experience device
CN103114744B (en) * 2013-01-24 2017-07-07 深圳华侨城文化旅游科技股份有限公司 One kind panoramic viewing system
CN103089037A (en) * 2013-01-28 2013-05-08 大连摩尔登科技股份有限公司 Cinema system capable of movably showing films
US8926441B2 (en) 2013-02-19 2015-01-06 DreamLight Holdings Inc. Entertainment venue and associated systems/methods
US8944609B2 (en) 2013-02-19 2015-02-03 DreamLight Holdings Inc. Compositing screen
MX338762B (en) * 2013-03-15 2016-04-29 Enrique Ramírez Magaña Single-screen multiple-tier moving picture theater having separate service class sections.
EP3539629A1 (en) * 2013-03-15 2019-09-18 Oceaneering International, Inc. Trackless vehicle and system for synchronous control of trackless vehicle
KR101497798B1 (en) * 2013-04-01 2015-03-04 이상원 Cylindrical Screen
CN103276919B (en) * 2013-04-28 2015-09-09 浙江大丰实业股份有限公司 Multifunctional circular stage dynamic means
KR101421444B1 (en) * 2013-05-23 2014-08-13 주식회사 레드로버 Theater for viewing circle type stereo scopic
CN103336403B (en) * 2013-06-05 2016-03-30 上海星影数码科技有限公司 5d360 ° one kind of digital high-definition three-dimensional movie screen ring manufacturing method
US9149728B2 (en) * 2013-08-30 2015-10-06 Attraktion! GmbH Entertainment ride
GB2518821A (en) 2013-09-11 2015-04-08 Barco Nv Multi-screen projector setting
US9992462B2 (en) 2013-09-11 2018-06-05 Barco N.V. Multi-screen projector setting
WO2015038037A2 (en) * 2013-09-16 2015-03-19 Markaryan Karen Vanikovich Cinema train car
KR101413600B1 (en) * 2013-12-02 2014-07-07 (주) 피디케이리미티드 System and method for implementing virtual reality using circular screen and rotate rider
WO2015088228A1 (en) * 2013-12-09 2015-06-18 Cj Cgv Co., Ltd. Method and system for generating multi-projection images
CN103711335B (en) * 2013-12-30 2016-05-04 深圳华侨城文化旅游科技股份有限公司 An all-encompassing dynamic tracking viewing system
CA2948641C (en) * 2014-05-21 2017-07-18 Yuval BRONTMAN Treadmill system with rotatable exercise platform
CN104358410B (en) * 2014-10-29 2016-04-06 中冶建工集团有限公司 Ogee wall space template positioning control method
WO2016081812A1 (en) * 2014-11-21 2016-05-26 Vr Moving Floor, Llc Moving floor for interactions with virtual reality systems and uses thereof
US20160236099A1 (en) * 2015-02-16 2016-08-18 John Follmer Dome System
CN104888477B (en) * 2015-06-23 2017-03-29 上海恒润数字科技有限公司 Immersive 360 ​​degree theater system and a control method effects
EP3336603A4 (en) 2015-08-10 2019-07-03 Rich Yard Invest Group Co Ltd Display screen
US9586151B1 (en) * 2015-10-05 2017-03-07 Universal City Studios Llc System and method for a moving puzzle theater
JPWO2017104320A1 (en) * 2015-12-16 2018-10-04 ソニー株式会社 Image display device
CN105709443B (en) * 2016-04-22 2017-08-25 浙江机电职业技术学院 The seat apparatus for surfing experience for Dome Theater
US9981194B1 (en) * 2017-06-30 2018-05-29 Falcon's Treehouse Llc Motion base for ride attraction or theater
CN108005425A (en) * 2017-12-07 2018-05-08 苏州诚满信息技术有限公司 Intelligent stage system based on polar coordinates
US10369483B1 (en) 2018-01-23 2019-08-06 Universal City Studios Llc Interactive tower attraction systems and methods
US10398989B2 (en) 2018-01-29 2019-09-03 Universal City Studios Llc Ride with rotating lift

Citations (19)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US1957947A (en) * 1931-09-18 1934-05-08 Henry H Dreyfuss Motion picture auditorium
US2304434A (en) * 1928-09-03 1942-12-08 Ibm Projecting device
US2900870A (en) * 1954-04-09 1959-08-25 Thomas J Jackson Projection screen
US3399887A (en) * 1966-01-17 1968-09-03 Summit Candlelight Dinner Play Vertically moveable stage and guard rail means
US3468533A (en) * 1964-07-06 1969-09-23 Walter J House Jr Rotatable platform having rider supports enclosed in an optical chamber for simulating a space ride
USD279911S (en) * 1983-03-10 1985-07-30 Rebound ball game net
US4641918A (en) * 1984-12-27 1987-02-10 Eml Environmental Simulations Inc. Portable panoramic theatre
US4642945A (en) * 1984-07-03 1987-02-17 Cinemotion Pty. Ltd. Entertainment structure
US4885878A (en) * 1987-09-08 1989-12-12 George Wuu Advanced state of the art movie theater
US5527184A (en) * 1993-02-05 1996-06-18 Ridefilm Theaters Corporation Simulator system having an orthogonal motion base
US5597359A (en) * 1995-10-26 1997-01-28 Doron Precision Systems, Inc. Audience motion platform
US5611174A (en) * 1994-06-24 1997-03-18 Hayashi; Masahiko Dome theater
US5765314A (en) * 1996-10-03 1998-06-16 Giglio; Vincent S. Sensory interactive multi media entertainment theater
US5829201A (en) * 1997-04-15 1998-11-03 Universal City Studios, Inc. Theater with seat and wheelchair platform movement
US5833544A (en) * 1997-04-25 1998-11-10 Universal Studios, Inc. Film and live action theater
US5964064A (en) * 1997-04-25 1999-10-12 Universal City Studios, Inc. Theater with multiple screen three dimensional film projection system
US6354954B1 (en) * 2000-12-28 2002-03-12 Disney Enterprises, Inc. Amusement apparatus and method
US6428419B1 (en) * 2000-04-11 2002-08-06 Universal City Studios, Inc. Amusement attraction with moveable floor
US20030224333A1 (en) * 2002-05-31 2003-12-04 Jan Vastvedt Suspended Motion system simulation theater

Family Cites Families (24)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
CH277215A (en) 1951-06-05 1951-08-31 Adelar Perrottet Genannt Andre Building for theater and other events.
US3758714A (en) * 1972-07-11 1973-09-11 Us Navy Ay multiple gun rotatable television projector head for 360 degree displ
US4879849A (en) 1987-11-04 1989-11-14 Omni Films International, Inc. Point-of-view motion simulator system
US4976438A (en) * 1989-03-14 1990-12-11 Namco Ltd. Multi-player type video game playing system
SU1669465A1 (en) 1989-05-31 1991-08-15 Головной проектный институт гражданского строительства, планировки и застройки городов и поселков "Челябинскгражданпроект" Transformable movie screen
WO1992001132A1 (en) * 1990-07-13 1992-01-23 Concorde St. George Productions Pty. Ltd. Cinematic theatre system
JPH04123185A (en) 1990-09-14 1992-04-23 Hitachi Ltd Document recognizing system
JP3363194B2 (en) * 1993-02-04 2003-01-08 三菱プレシジョン株式会社 Experience apparatus
WO1996021497A1 (en) * 1993-02-05 1996-07-18 Ridefilm Corporation A simulator system having an orthogonal motion base
AU6572994A (en) 1993-04-26 1994-11-21 Rocco Compagnone Variable slope telescopic stand and rectractable seating
CN2257933Y (en) * 1996-03-19 1997-07-16 乔柏人 Global film screen
JPH1015250A (en) * 1996-06-28 1998-01-20 Sega Enterp Ltd Game device
CN2339671Y (en) * 1997-07-10 1999-09-22 中国航空工业规划设计研究院 Round multifunction display hall with attendance revolving stage and revolving stage
JPH1152486A (en) * 1997-08-04 1999-02-26 Masahiko Hayashi Video appreciating facilities
US6253494B1 (en) * 1998-10-19 2001-07-03 Darlene D. Shaffron Screen-to-stage and stage-to-screen seamless transition theater
US6280341B1 (en) * 1998-11-30 2001-08-28 Masahiko Hayashi Establishment for viewing image
US6074307A (en) * 1999-01-12 2000-06-13 Universal City Studios, Inc. Set transformation effect
JP2001103728A (en) * 1999-09-30 2001-04-13 Mitsubishi Heavy Ind Ltd Levitating oscillating apparatus
US6533670B1 (en) * 2000-08-14 2003-03-18 Universal City Studio, Inc. Amusement ride with pivotable motion base
KR20030015806A (en) * 2001-08-17 2003-02-25 최해용 Optical system for theaterical visual & sound
JP3717815B2 (en) * 2001-08-23 2005-11-16 ヴィテク、ゲッツ−ウルリッヒ Method and apparatus for supplying scent in response to the event or scene upon movie performances like
JP2005331810A (en) 2004-05-21 2005-12-02 Komaden:Kk Inside lighting type led display device and led unit
CN100418009C (en) * 2005-06-20 2008-09-10 明 钟 Digital ball-screen cinema making method
CN201004152Y (en) * 2006-07-20 2008-01-09 北京天强创业电气技术有限责任公司 Projecting device for displaying image on spherical screen

Patent Citations (19)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US2304434A (en) * 1928-09-03 1942-12-08 Ibm Projecting device
US1957947A (en) * 1931-09-18 1934-05-08 Henry H Dreyfuss Motion picture auditorium
US2900870A (en) * 1954-04-09 1959-08-25 Thomas J Jackson Projection screen
US3468533A (en) * 1964-07-06 1969-09-23 Walter J House Jr Rotatable platform having rider supports enclosed in an optical chamber for simulating a space ride
US3399887A (en) * 1966-01-17 1968-09-03 Summit Candlelight Dinner Play Vertically moveable stage and guard rail means
USD279911S (en) * 1983-03-10 1985-07-30 Rebound ball game net
US4642945A (en) * 1984-07-03 1987-02-17 Cinemotion Pty. Ltd. Entertainment structure
US4641918A (en) * 1984-12-27 1987-02-10 Eml Environmental Simulations Inc. Portable panoramic theatre
US4885878A (en) * 1987-09-08 1989-12-12 George Wuu Advanced state of the art movie theater
US5527184A (en) * 1993-02-05 1996-06-18 Ridefilm Theaters Corporation Simulator system having an orthogonal motion base
US5611174A (en) * 1994-06-24 1997-03-18 Hayashi; Masahiko Dome theater
US5597359A (en) * 1995-10-26 1997-01-28 Doron Precision Systems, Inc. Audience motion platform
US5765314A (en) * 1996-10-03 1998-06-16 Giglio; Vincent S. Sensory interactive multi media entertainment theater
US5829201A (en) * 1997-04-15 1998-11-03 Universal City Studios, Inc. Theater with seat and wheelchair platform movement
US5833544A (en) * 1997-04-25 1998-11-10 Universal Studios, Inc. Film and live action theater
US5964064A (en) * 1997-04-25 1999-10-12 Universal City Studios, Inc. Theater with multiple screen three dimensional film projection system
US6428419B1 (en) * 2000-04-11 2002-08-06 Universal City Studios, Inc. Amusement attraction with moveable floor
US6354954B1 (en) * 2000-12-28 2002-03-12 Disney Enterprises, Inc. Amusement apparatus and method
US20030224333A1 (en) * 2002-05-31 2003-12-04 Jan Vastvedt Suspended Motion system simulation theater

Cited By (41)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US20080176657A1 (en) * 2007-01-22 2008-07-24 Aruze Gaming America, Inc. Gaming machine in which a plurality of players can participate and the control method thereof
US20100139176A1 (en) * 2008-12-09 2010-06-10 Disney Enterprises, Inc., A Delaware Corporation System, method, or apparatus relating to a reconfigurable communal space
ITFI20090025A1 (en) * 2009-02-06 2010-08-07 Flavio Bassi audiovisual system 4pi steradians
US20100277573A1 (en) * 2009-05-02 2010-11-04 Mr. Henry Minard Morris, JR. Orthostereoscopic Motion Picture Theater
US20120247030A1 (en) * 2009-05-29 2012-10-04 Cecil Magpuri Virtual reality dome theater
US20110170074A1 (en) * 2009-11-06 2011-07-14 Bran Ferren System for providing an enhanced immersive display environment
US9465283B2 (en) * 2009-11-06 2016-10-11 Applied Minds, Llc System for providing an enhanced immersive display environment
US8474191B2 (en) * 2010-02-25 2013-07-02 Falcon's Treehouse, L.L.C. Motion simulator theater with suspended seating
WO2011106488A1 (en) * 2010-02-25 2011-09-01 Falcon's Treehouse, L.L.C. Motion simulator theater with suspended seating
US8225555B2 (en) 2010-02-25 2012-07-24 Falcon's Treehouse, L.L.C. Motion simulator theater with suspended seating
US20110203190A1 (en) * 2010-02-25 2011-08-25 Magpuri Cecil D Motion simulator theater with suspended seating
US9117389B2 (en) * 2011-10-18 2015-08-25 Shenzhen YuanWang cocotop Technology Co., Ltd. Dome-screen device, dome-screen playing system and image generation method thereof
US20130093785A1 (en) * 2011-10-18 2013-04-18 Shenzhen YuanWang cocotop Technology Co., Ltd. Dome-screen device,dome-screen playing system and image generation method thereof
US20150146172A1 (en) * 2012-05-25 2015-05-28 Centre Scientifique Et Technique Du Batiment Curved projector screen
US20140340647A1 (en) * 2012-07-12 2014-11-20 Cj Cgv Co., Ltd. Multi-projection system and method comprising direction-changeable audience seats
US9261762B2 (en) * 2012-07-12 2016-02-16 Cj Cgv Co., Ltd. Multi-projection system and method comprising direction-changeable audience seats
US20140230340A1 (en) * 2013-02-19 2014-08-21 DreamLight Holdings Inc. formerly known as A Thousand Miles, LLC Rotating performance stage
US20150141162A1 (en) * 2013-02-19 2015-05-21 DreamLight Holdings Inc. formerly known as A Thousand Miles, LLC Rotating performance stage
US10398990B2 (en) * 2013-02-19 2019-09-03 Willowbrook Capital Group, Llc Rotating performance stage
US9764246B2 (en) * 2013-02-19 2017-09-19 DreamLight Holdings Inc. Rotating performance stage
WO2014132280A2 (en) 2013-02-26 2014-09-04 Monacchi David Eco-acoustic theatre
WO2014132280A3 (en) * 2013-02-26 2014-12-31 Monacchi David Eco-acoustic theatre
US20160002939A1 (en) * 2013-02-26 2016-01-07 David Monacchi Eco-acoustic theatre
US9447592B2 (en) * 2013-02-26 2016-09-20 David Monacchi Eco-acoustic theatre
CN105051299A (en) * 2013-02-26 2015-11-11 大卫·蒙那其 Eco-acoustic theatre
JP2017505565A (en) * 2013-12-09 2017-02-16 シゼイ シジブイ カンパニー リミテッド Multi-plane video generation method and system
CN104689580A (en) * 2013-12-09 2015-06-10 Cj Cgv 株式会社 Method for representing visible area of theater
US9881530B2 (en) 2013-12-09 2018-01-30 Cj Cgv Co., Ltd. Method for representing visible area of theater
US20150241973A1 (en) * 2014-01-29 2015-08-27 The Guitammer Company Haptic-tactile, motion or movement signal conversion system and assembly
CN105096999A (en) * 2014-04-30 2015-11-25 华为技术有限公司 Audio playing method and audio playing equipment
WO2016083401A1 (en) * 2014-11-25 2016-06-02 C360 (I.P.) Limited An entertainment venue
US10065129B2 (en) * 2014-11-25 2018-09-04 C360 (I.P.) Limited Entertainment venue
US9523209B2 (en) * 2015-05-15 2016-12-20 Vision 3 Experiential, Llc Immersive theater
US20170118454A1 (en) * 2015-05-29 2017-04-27 Legends Attractions, Llc Three dimensional display environment and viewing theater
US10205926B2 (en) * 2015-05-29 2019-02-12 Legends Attractions, Llc Three dimensional display environment and viewing theater
US9691100B2 (en) * 2015-08-07 2017-06-27 Robert Wolfsen Auto auction arena
US10106999B2 (en) * 2015-09-16 2018-10-23 Vallesviu, S.A. Arrangement of cinemas in multiplex cinemas and cinema room for a multi-screen cinema
CN105879396A (en) * 2016-07-01 2016-08-24 沈炜 Projection type multimedia entertainment system
CN106285069A (en) * 2016-10-21 2017-01-04 安徽饰界广告有限公司 Novel stage
GB2565102A (en) * 2017-08-01 2019-02-06 Darwich Wael Panoxperience
EP3470126A1 (en) * 2017-10-12 2019-04-17 Brogent Technologies Inc. Kinesthetic device with different seating orientations

Also Published As

Publication number Publication date
JP2009528086A (en) 2009-08-06
EP2957692A1 (en) 2015-12-23
KR20090009194A (en) 2009-01-22
US8206230B2 (en) 2012-06-26
EP1987214A4 (en) 2010-01-06
EP1987214B1 (en) 2015-07-29
ES2701842T3 (en) 2019-02-26
CN101426993A (en) 2009-05-06
US20120297695A1 (en) 2012-11-29
EP2957692B1 (en) 2018-10-24
WO2007101050A2 (en) 2007-09-07
CN101426993B (en) 2012-01-25
US9540832B2 (en) 2017-01-10
EP1987214A2 (en) 2008-11-05
ES2548004T3 (en) 2015-10-13
CN102127979A (en) 2011-07-20
US8992336B2 (en) 2015-03-31
CN102127979B (en) 2016-04-13
US20150159390A1 (en) 2015-06-11
WO2007101050A3 (en) 2008-12-24
KR101685778B1 (en) 2016-12-12
US20110214359A1 (en) 2011-09-08
KR20140141692A (en) 2014-12-10

Similar Documents

Publication Publication Date Title
US5964064A (en) Theater with multiple screen three dimensional film projection system
US6283757B1 (en) Full motion two seat interactive simulator
US4976438A (en) Multi-player type video game playing system
US5722897A (en) Sensory simulator and editor and a method of using the same
US5611174A (en) Dome theater
AU2012203244B2 (en) Conversion of cinema theatre to a super cinema theatre
US6354954B1 (en) Amusement apparatus and method
US6290359B1 (en) Image forming apparatus and method for live performance
US6224380B1 (en) Portable and compact motion simulator with a single degree-of-freedom
US6585515B1 (en) Multi-sense home entertainment chair transducer system
US5022708A (en) Mechanical seat apparatus for simulating motion
US6484993B2 (en) Pivotal arm lift for television display
US20050014567A1 (en) Amusement apparatus and method
US4642945A (en) Entertainment structure
KR920006874B1 (en) Point-of-view motion simulator system
WO1997041545A1 (en) A realistic motion ride simulator
US6665985B1 (en) Virtual reality theater
US6533670B1 (en) Amusement ride with pivotable motion base
EP1356349A1 (en) Apparatus and method for curved screen projection
JP3732959B2 (en) Simulation ride apparatus
US5845434A (en) Theatre
US5433670A (en) Compact simulator system theater
US5558582A (en) Rotating motion simulator
US6076638A (en) Special effects elevator
WO2013106243A1 (en) Multiple screens for immersive audio/video experience

Legal Events

Date Code Title Description
AS Assignment

Owner name: FALCON'S TREEHOUSE, L.L.C., FLORIDA

Free format text: ASSIGNMENT OF ASSIGNORS INTEREST;ASSIGNOR:MAGPURI, CECIL D.;REEL/FRAME:018922/0539

Effective date: 20070222

STCB Information on status: application discontinuation

Free format text: ABANDONED -- FAILURE TO RESPOND TO AN OFFICE ACTION