Students at Coral Springs Middle, who just finished studying Charles Dickens, are slated to be the first to see the spectacular 3D movie, Disney’s A Christmas Carol: An IMAX 3D Experience® at the Museum of Discovery and Science AutoNation® IMAX® Theater.
When: Friday, November 6, 2009
Show begins at 12:45 p.m. and ends at 2:25 p.m.
Museum of Discovery and Science & AutoNation® IMAX® Theater
401 S.W. 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Charles Dickens’ timeless tale of an old miser who must face the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future has once again come to life, this time in IMAX 3D®. The newest version of A Christmas Carol features the versatile Jim Carrey in four roles: Scrooge and the three ghosts that come to visit on Christmas Eve. Carrey’s co-stars include Bob Hoskins, Gary Oldman, Colin Firth and Robin Penn Wright. The 3D film was produced through the process of performance capture, a technique the director, Robert Zemeckis, used in his groundbreaking and popular film The Polar Express.
Disney’s A Christmas Carol: An IMAX 3D Experience®, a multi-sensory thrill ride re-envisioned by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Robert Zemeckis, captures the fantastical essence of the classic Dickens tale in a groundbreaking 3-D motion picture event. This film has been rated PG for scary sequences and images. For show times, please visit www.mods.org . For more film information, visit http://disney.go.com/disneypictures/achristmascarol/
Combo Ticket (Exhibits & IMAX): $17 Adults; $14 Children 2-12
IMAX Only: $13 Adults/Seniors; $10 Children 2-12
Call 954.713.0940 for Advance Tickets
ABOUT IMAX CORPORATION
IMAX Corporation is one of the world’s leading entertainment technology companies, specializing in immersive motion picture technologies. The worldwide IMAX network is among the most important and successful theatrical distribution platforms for major event Hollywood films around the globe, with IMAX theatres delivering the world’s best movie presentations using proprietary IMAX, IMAX® 3D, and IMAX DMR, technology. IMAX DMR is the Company’s groundbreaking digital re-mastering technology that allows it to digitally transform virtually any conventional motion picture into the unparalleled image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience. IMAX’s renowned projectors display crystal-clear images on the world’s biggest screens, and the IMAX brand is recognized throughout the world for extraordinary and immersive entertainment experiences for consumers. As of September 30, 2008, there were 320 IMAX theatres operating in 42 countries. IMAX®, IMAX® 3D, IMAX® DMR, The IMAX 3D Experience®, and The IMAX Experience® are trademarks of IMAX Corporation. More information about the Company can be found at www.imax.com. You may also connect with us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/imax), Twitter (www.twitter.com/imaxnews) and YouTube (www.youtube.com/imaxmovies).
ABOUT THE MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY AND SCIENCE
The mission of the Museum of Discovery and Science is to provide experiential pathways to lifelong learning in science for children and adults through exhibits, programs and films. Founded in 1976 as The Discovery Center, the nonprofit facility serves approximately 450,000 visitors each year.
Major operational support for the Museum is provided through generous support by Leadership Guild members including: JM Family Enterprises, Inc., Broward Health, Sun Sentinel and Wachovia. The Museum of Discovery and Science is located downtown at 401 SW Second Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312. For more information about the Museum, visitors should call 954.467.MODS (6637) or visit our web site at www.mods.org
ABOUT THE AUTONATION® IMAXÒ THEATER
The AutoNation® IMAXÒTheater, owned and operated by the Museum of Discovery and Science, opened in 1992. The 300-seat theater is a showcase of state-of-the-art motion picture technology. The AutoNation® IMAXÒTheater features a 60 ft. x 80 ft. screen and a 15,000 watt digital sound system that delivers six discrete channels of clear sound through 42 speakers.
The IMAXÒ projector’s 15,000 watt Xenon bulb projects images of unsurpassed brilliance and clarity onto the five-story-high screen. Both 2D and 3D films are shown in the theater. 3D films are viewed using our lightweight XR 3D glasses, the latest technology in 3D film viewing. The IMAXÒ experience is an unparalleled fusion of sight and sound. For show times, call 954.463.IMAX (4629) or visit www.mods.org