AFRICAN ADVENTURE 3D: Safari in the Okavango
For many of us, Africa remains a distant and inaccessible
place. Now however, there is an opportunity to visit the
Okavango Delta, one of the most unique wilderness areas on
this fascinating continent, in a new IMAX® film, African
Adventure 3D: Safari in the Okavango. The Delta, created by
the flood waters of the Okavango, is so large it can be
spotted from deep space like a giant hand, bringing relief
this desolate region. Little-known to the outside world
until a few decades ago, this secluded 20,000 square km maze
of lagoons, channels and islands forms one of the most
beautiful and pristine wildlife reserves on Earth. Audiences
will take a thrilling adventure and come face to face with
hippos, crocodiles, elephants, lions and many types of
antelopes and bird species. Sponsored locally by Land Rover
of Fort Lauderdale.
DINOSAURS ALIVE! 3D
Narrated by actor Michael Douglas, DINOSAURS ALIVE! 3D is a global adventure of science and discovery -- featuring the earliest dinosaurs of the Triassic Period to the monsters of the Cretaceous "reincarnated" life-sized for the giant IMAX® screen. Sponsored locally by FPL. And don't miss the new special exhibit DINOMIGHT! featuring 11 animatronic dinosaurs now on exhibit through September 9, 2007. DINOMIGHT! is sponsored locally by metroPCS. Media sponsor is WSVN.
GRAND CANYON ADVENTURE 3D
Set against the immense backdrop of the majestic Grand
Canyon, Grand Canyon Adventure will take IMAX® Theatre
audiences on an exhilarating river-rafting adventure down
the Colorado River in the
company of a team of explorers who are committed to bringing
awareness to global water issues. The river journey is a
compelling and emotional personal story for our main
characters, two fathers and their 18-year old daughters who
soon will be leaving home to make
their own way. Cinematic guides include the renowned Robert
F. Kennedy Jr., a leading advocate for water conservation
and river restoration, and his daughter Kick. They are
joined by Wade Davis, an ethno-botanist and author who has
traveled the world studying other
cultures, and his daughter Tara. Shana Watahomigie, who grew
up at the Canyon's edge with her Havasupai family, is their
Grand Canyon guide. Grammy Award-winning Dave Matthews Band
will contribute songs and
music to Grand Canyon Adventure. The film is narrated by
SEA MONSTERS 3D: A Prehistoric Adventure
Accompany a team of paleontologists as they work to solve an
82-million-year-old mystery ...
Stunning photo-realistic computer-generated animation
transports audiences back to the Late Cretaceous, when a
great inland ocean divided North America in two. The film
will follow a curious and adventurous dolichorynchops
(familiarly known as a `dolly') as she
travels through life's stages, experiencing the world from
her spot near the bottom of the food chain. Along the way,
she'll encounter long-necked pleisosaurs, giant turtles,
enormous fish, ferocious flippered crocs, fierce sharks, and
the most dangerous sea monsters of
all, the mosasaurs. The film combines the powerful and
experiential nature of the giant screen with strong science
and educational materials, highlighting the complexity and
fragility of life in Earth's oceans. Merging
ultra-high-resolution 3D graphics with National Geographic's
trademark authenticity, compelling imagery and powerful
storytelling, Sea Monsters is an unforgettable prehistoric
adventure. Sponsored locally by Yellow Book USA.
Presented by Jean-Michel Cousteau, SHARKS 3D is a breathtaking 3D film experience that offers audiences an astonishing up-close encounter with the lions and tigers of the ocean. Come face-to-face with a multitude of shark species, including the Great White, Hammerhead, and Whale Shark.
MUMMIES: Secrets of the Pharaohs
MUMMIES: Secrets of the Pharaohs follows researchers and explorers as they piece together the archeological and genetic clues of Egyptian mummies. Narrated by famed actor Christopher Lee. Presented locally by AT&T - The Real Yellow Pages.
WILD OCEAN 3D Each year an unbelievable feeding
frenzy takes place in the oceans of South Africa as billions
of sardines migrate up the Kwazulu-Natal Coast. The film
captures spectacular breaching whales, feeding sharks,
diving gannets, and massive bait balls inside and up close
on the giant screen. Wild Ocean 3D will delve audiences into
an epic underwater struggle for survival and reveal the
economic and cultural impact the migration has on the
AFRICA: The Serengeti (2D)
Experience the real lion king in this incredible story of the greatest migration of land animals anywhere on Earth. The film makes you feel like you are part of the epic journey of more than 1.5 million animals as they travel 500 miles across the plains of the Serengeti, a place where life-and-death dramas are enacted daily. Experience the heart-pounding chorus of hooves and the amazing spectacle of wildebeests and zebras as far as the eye can see. Come face-to-face with some of Africa’s greatest predators-including lions, crocodiles, and cheetahs in pursuit of the migrating prey. Narrated by James Earl Jones.
ALASKA: Spirit of the Wild (2D)
This Academy Award nominated film shows the spectacularly beautiful land of Alaska, teeming with wildlife Discover the spirit of the wild and experience it in the explosive calving of glaciers, the celestial fires of Aurora Borealis and in the thundering stampede of caribou. Join this epic adventure into the untamed grandeur of Alaska. Narrated by Charlton Heston.
Experience the brutal hardships, wonders and isolation of the first men on this magnificent frontier through the heartfelt words of Antarctica explorer Robert Scott. Join in the search for scientific evidence locked in centuries old ice, fly a helicopter over towering glacial peaks, and join a company of penguins in an underwater ballet.
CORAL REEF ADVENTURE (2D)
Follow the real-life expedition of ocean explorers and award-winning underwater cinematographers, Howard and Michele Hall, to the islands and sun-drenched waters of the South Pacific. Swim through the dazzling underwater seascapes of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Discover the mysterious deep ocean corals of Fiji. Fly through the azure skies above Tahiti. Dive into the shark-filled canyons off isolated Rangiroa.
On the IMAX® screen, you’ll feel like you’re diving and exploring right alongside the Halls. Coral Reef Adventure is the beginning of your real-life adventure to understand, appreciate and protect our planet’s coral reefs. Featuring songs written and recorded by Crosby, Stills & Nash and narrated by Liam Neeson. This film is locally sponsored by Maroone, an AutoNation company.
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL: JOURNEY OF MAN (3D)
Cirque Du Soleil Journey of Man is a visually stunning 3D film that combines circus arts, music, dance, theater and physical prowess. Beautifully designed costumes, pulsating music, exceptional choreography and graceful acrobatics combine to make this an incomparable and unforgettable experience. Locally, the film is sponsored by Chris Evert Children’s Hospital at Broward General Medical Center.
Blast into the third dimension with the visual fantasy of CyberWorld 3D. This radical collaboration of Computer-animated films features new characters and old friends from The Simpsons and ANTZ and allows you to experience 3D like never before.
Galapagos takes you on a 3D adventure full of mystery and wonder. You’ll experience the raw power and beauty of the Galapagos Islands on the larger-than-life five-story IMAX Theater silver screen. See animals unlike any others in the world as this fantastic voyage puts you face-to-face with giant Galapagos tortoises, marine iguanas, blue-footed booby birds and other unusual animals that live in the isolated environment of the Galapagos Islands. Narrated by Academy-Award-nominated actor/director Kenneth Branaugh with music by Grammy Award-winner Mark Isham.
THE LIVING SEA (2D)
Explore the mysterious depths of the “world ocean” from Palau to Hawaii, from Alaska to Nova Scotia and the Red Sea. Come face to face with humpback whales, swim with thousands of golden jellyfish and witness the bizarre spawning behavior of giant clams. Celebrate the beauty and diversity of the world’s oceans and their importance to all life on Earth. Narrated by Meryl Streep with music by Sting.
SIEGFRIED & ROY: THE MAGIC BOX (3D)
Siegfried & Roy: The Magic Box takes you on an exotic adventure following the life story of the world’s greatest illusionists who turned their boyhood dreams into a life of magic. This ultimate IMAX 3D story of hope, combined with an incredible special effects journey, takes you from Siegfried & Roy’s wildlife home into their world of magic and illusion. Narrated by Academy Award winner Anthony Hopkins.
SPACE STATION 3D
Space Station 3D, narrated by Tom Cruise, is the first cinematic journey to the International Space Station (ISS) where audiences can experience life in zero gravity. Transported by the magic of IMAX® technology, the audience will blast off into space with the astronauts and cosmonauts from Florida’s Kennedy Space Center and Russia’s Baikonur Cosmodrome to rendezvous at their new home in orbit, 220 miles above Earth. Local support provided by Maroone, an AutoNation company.
TO THE LIMIT (2D)
Follow the spectacular feats performed by three athletes; a rock climber, an Olympic skier, and a prima ballerina. Encounter the amazing inner workings of the human body with the use of endoscopic photography while witnessing the complex process behind an athlete's greatest physical achievements.
T-REX: BACK TO THE CRETACEOUS (3D)
T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous follows 16-year old Ally Hayden on a remarkable pre-historic adventure, as she is magically transported back 65 million years to the Cretaceous Period. From her wanderings in the corridors of a natural history museum to her journey through history itself, Ally encounters a fascinating cast of characters, including dinosaur artist Charles Knight and Barnum Brown, the great dinosaur-bone hunter. Her journey ends in a heart-stopping yet wondrous face-to-face encounter with a 20-foot tall, 15-ton Tyrannosaurus Rex – rendered in incredible detail on the giant IMAX screen.
Narrated by Patrick Stewart. Featuring spectacular underwater footage of mothers, calves and escorts, WHALES reveals many little-known aspects of these elusive creatures and celebrates the music, play and incredible strength of the earth’s largest inhabitants.
Wildfire: Feel the Heat transports viewers onto the front lines to witness Mother Nature's most spectacular fireworks show. Travel along on firefighting planes and helecopters, and leap with a world-renowned skydiver on a heart-pounding parachute descent.
WILD SAFARI 3D: A South African Adventure
This ultimate real-life adventure takes the audience on a wild search for Africa’s “Big Five” animals: the elephant, the Cape buffalo, the rhino, the leopard and the lion, which have long been considered the continent’s most dangerous animals. From the abundant grasslands of Addo/Shamwari to the savannahs of the Kalahari, viewers of Wild Safari 3D: A South African Adventure take a 3,000 mile journey on the quest for the “Big Five.” Tour guide Liesl Eichenberger, a young South African zoologist and field guide, conducts the game drive for viewers in an open-air vehicle traveling through diverse South African game reserves complete with face-to-face encounters with charging elephants, elusive leopards and hungry lions. Never before has wildlife been seen with such realism on the giant screen. This film is locally sponsored by Land Rover Fort Lauderdale and The Africa Adventure Company based in Fort Lauderdale.
Lush, flourishing forest standing next to cracked, gasping landscapes. Half frozen rivers beside boiling patches of Earth. Enter this amazing land and follow the film crew as they present an unparalleled look at the indescribable beauty of this national park.
IMAX® FCAT STANDARDS
IMAX® films are selected not only for their visual and dramatic impact,
but also for their educational content. Our films meet many FCAT and Sunshine
State Standards such as Processes that Shape the Earth, Organization of the
Universe, Concepts of Measurement, Ancient Civilizations, Historical Chronologies,
and the Impact of Science on Society. IMAX® films present unique opportunities
to integrate visual arts with required core content areas. More detailed
critiques (including FCAT standards) are available upon request.