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Address: 68510 East Palm Canyon Drive, Cathedral City, CA 92234
Phone Number: (760) 324-7333
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Three-D Movies...

Not all movies are 3-D, but I have seen some very good nature and animal movies here. Parking is nearby and easy. Often they show movies that would be interesting to children as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Rancho Mirage, California

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Rancho Mirage, California
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98 reviews 98 reviews
28 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Not all movies are 3-D, but I have seen some very good nature and animal movies here. Parking is nearby and easy. Often they show movies that would be interesting to children as well as educational.

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Bermuda Dunes, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We decided to go to the Ultramax theatre in Cathedral City @ 12:15 because the prices was great and you get free popcorn/soda refill for only $6.00. We saw Jurassic World great on the big screen.

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Palm Springs, California
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79 reviews 79 reviews
32 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The IMAX format was scrubbed at this theatre no longer shows movies in the IMAX format. The large screen is still present and most movies shown here are in the digital format. Still a good place to see flicks on a large screen!

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Southern California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Great place to watch action movies! Nice air conditioned clean establishment. during September its not to crowded.

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california
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69 reviews 69 reviews
23 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Didnt care for this theater. Poorly managed and disorganized. We didnt care for the seating. We had some trouble with the quality of the screen and everything seemed a bit out of focus..

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Cathedral City
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This was a favorite theatre, especially when young people visited me. They just couldn't wait to see the latest movies at IMAX and in 3D! It is no longer called IMAX and to be truthful, I have not been since it changed.

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La Canada, California
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516 reviews 516 reviews
121 attraction reviews
360 helpful votes 360 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The theater still shows movies but it's marquee warns that it is "Not Shown in IMAX." However, it does boast that it is in a "large screen format." That's too bad, because it once was a great IMAX theater with prices that were affordable.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Love this IMAX great movies and friendly staff. Lots of parking and near many good restaurants and activities.

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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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114 reviews 114 reviews
40 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

We watched Hobbit2 (2 hours 40 minutes) with great 3-D picture and sound, but theater seating was much worse than our experience in other IMAX theaters.

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Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013 via mobile

We just saw "Gravity" in 3D....it was outstanding! The huge screen, excellent sound system and 3D glasses had me ducking meteors and space debris all night! Lots of parking near the theatre also adds to its appeal! Fun night out :-)

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Address: Address: 68510 East Palm Canyon Drive, Cathedral City, CA 92234
Phone Number: (760) 324-7333
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Cathedral City

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