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IMAX Theatre is undoubtedly one of Navy Pier’s biggest attractions featuring Chicago’s largest flat movie screen soaring six stories. IMAX showcases both 2D and 3D films including documentaries and Hollywood blockbusters. IMAX is Believing. It’s an entertainment experience so real you feel it in your bones, so magical it takes you places you have never been; so all-encompassing you’re not just peeking through the window, but part of the action. For showtimes, upcoming movies and to purchase tickets in advance visit www.imax.com/chicago.


NOW PLAYING


Guardians of the Galaxy: An IMAX 3D Experience
August 1 – September 4

In the action-packed, epic space adventure Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, brash American pilot Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) finds himself the object of a manhunt after stealing an orb coveted by the villainous Ronan the Accuser. In order to evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a group of misfits. When Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand – with the galaxy’s fate in the balance. The IMAX release of Guardians of the Galaxy will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of An IMAX 3D Experience®.

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Island of Lemurs: Madagascar An IMAX 3D Experience
Showing Daily

Narrated by Academy Award winner Morgan Freeman, the IMAX 3D documentary Island of Lemurs: Madagascar is the incredible true story of nature’s greatest explorers – lemurs. Go on a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar, joining trailblazing scientist Dr. Patricia Wright on her lifelong mission to help these strange, adorable and endangered creatures survive in the modern world.

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COMING SOON


Forrest Gump: The IMAX Experience
Opens Friday, September 5

For the first time ever in IMAX and in celebration of the 20th anniversary, the modern American movie classic and award-winning film Forrest Gump plays for one week only on the soaring six-story Navy Pier IMAX screen. The IMAX release of Forrest Gump will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience®.

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Tornado Alley 3D
Opens September 12

Join Storm Chasers star Sean Casey and the researchers of VORTEX 2, the most ambitious effort ever made to understand the origins and evolution of tornadoes, on this heart-pounding science adventure. The stars of Tornado Alley take audiences on a thrilling quest to experience a tornado’s destructive power at point blank range, capturing the birth of a tornado with a 70mm camera and a journey into the heart of the storm.

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For more information about the Navy Pier IMAX Theatre including showtimes, upcoming movies and to purchase tickets in advance visit www.imax.com/chicago.
 
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