A source close to Walt Disney (DIS -0.1%) tells Barron's that rumors of the company’s...

|About: The Walt Disney Company (DIS)|By:, SA News Editor

A source close to Walt Disney (DIS -0.1%) tells Barron's that rumors of the company’s interest in Imax (IMAX +4.1%) are "pure fiction.” Canada’s Business News Network had reported that another source said he could “confirm that both Sony and Disney are in serious talks with IMAX about a takeover.” Sony (SNE +0.8%), the suitor mentioned in the original rumor, stays mum.