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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.


Transcendence: The IMAX Experience
April 18 – May 1

In this science fiction thriller, Dr. Will Caster (Johnny Depp) is an artificial intelligence researcher who strives to create a machines that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. Though famous through his controversial experiments, he has become the prime target of anti-technology extremists who will do whatever it takes to stop him. In their attempt to destroy Will, they inadvertently become the catalyst for him to succeed – to be a participant in his own transcendence. The worst fears of his wife Evelyn (Rebecca Hall) and best friend Max Waters (Paul Bettany) are realized as Will’s thirst for knowledge evolves into a quest for power and there may be no way to stop him.

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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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The Amazing Spider-Man 2: An IMAX 3D Experience
Opens Friday, May 2

Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield) continues to struggle with balancing his life as a high school student and his responsibilities as Spider-Man. Only Spider-Man can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. With the emergence of Electro (Jamie Foxx), Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. And as his old friend, Harry Osborn, returns, Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: OsCorp. The IMAX release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 will be digitally re-mastered in the image and sound quality of The IMAX 3D Experience®.

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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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