“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. Bilbo finds himself fighting for his life and the lives of his friends in the epic Battle of the Five Armies, as the future of Middle-earth hangs in the balance.
In Bugs 3D! get a bug’s eye-view of the fascinating universe of insects magnified up to 250,000 times their normal size in 3D on the BIGGEST screen in South Florida. Uncover the bizarre, fascinating and hidden world of BUGS at the AutoNation IMAX 3D Theater! Filmed on location in the Borneo rainforest, Bugs 3D: A Rainforest Adventure brings the beautiful and dangerous universe of its tiny stars up close and personal!
Join Tiny Giants 3D and come on an extraordinary adventure into magical worlds beneath our feet that most of us never see – one where life is lived at an extraordinary intensive pace, where everything we know seems turned on its head. Experience the hidden kingdoms of the Enchanted Forest and the unforgiving desert of the Wild West. It’s a story of drama, danger and courage, of insight and revelation, a journey to discover and understand a new and fascinating natural history.
Humpback Whales 3D will take audiences to the underwater world, to the faraway places where Humpbacks live and thrive. From the clear turquoise waters of the South Pacific to Africa, Hawaii and Alaska, this 40-minute ocean adventure will reveal what we know about this giant mammal and what mysteries scientists are determined to solve.
The fifty-foot whales will appear life-size on the giant screen. Audiences will swim alongside them, and be entertained by their high-spirited, full body acrobatics as the whales leap, twirl, lunge and splash their way onto the giant screen.
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Academy Award® winner Morgan Freeman narrates Island of Lemurs: Madagascar, the incredible true story of nature’s greatest explorers—lemurs. Captured with IMAX® 3D cameras, the film takes audiences on a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar.
Lemurs arrived in Madagascar as castaways millions of years ago and evolved into hundreds of diverse species but are now highly endangered.
Flight of the Butterflies in 3D, a breathtaking giant screen adventure from SK Films, on the BIGGEST screen in South Florida, AutoNation® IMAX 3D Theater. Through spectacular 3D imagery, audiences will witness beautiful butterflies flying off the screen into their arms.
As the film illustrates, it takes two to three generations of butterflies to migrate north from Mexico through the U.S. to Canada and one super generation to complete the migration back south to Mexico.
Filmed in the heart of the Coral Triangle, amid the pristine coral reefs of Raja Ampat, Indonesia, Journey to the South Pacific transports audiences to an underwater Eden where exotic marine life flourishes. In this feel-good ocean adventure, audiences join a 12-year-old boy on a voyage through the islands as he dives with the world’s largest fish, witnesses’ sea turtles laying their eggs after a 6,500-mile journey across the Pacific, and encounters exotic critters like the coconut octopus.
The Hubble Space Telescope has dazzled us with unprecedented views of the cosmos—from the splendor of our celestial neighborhood to galaxies billions of light years away. Witness up-close some of the most challenging spacewalks ever performed, and experience virtual star travel via breath-taking, never-before-seen 3D flights through Hubble imagery. Recounting the amazing journey of the most important scientific instrument since Galileo’s original telescope, Hubble 3D will immerse moviegoers in the great wonders and astounding beauty of our universe.
AutoNation ® IMAX ® 3D Theater
Located at the MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY AND SCIENCE
401 Southwest Second Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312
IMAX ® showtimes: 954-463-IMAX Open 365 days a year including Thanksgiving and Christmas.
parking is always available at the Arts & Entertainment garage
located across the street from the museum. Metered
street parking is also available along S.W. Second Street and there
are several parking lots located one block east of the museum.