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IMAX Theater

Chattanooga, TN
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Ranked #15 of 55 Attractions in Chattanooga
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: A 3-D movie theater thats always a hit with the kids.
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Owner description: A 3-D movie theater thats always a hit with the kids.
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Sylvania, Alabama
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

November 29th at 1:00PM. From the beginning it was just an overall bad experience. First, we arrived with just a few minutes til the movie started. The ticket lady was neither happy nor friendly and just stood there counting money while we was the only people in line waiting out in the cold. I noticed she had just put in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We bought our Imax tickets as a combo with the Aquarium. It was very crowded as there were many many school groups on field trips. The place was jam-packed full of kids! However, the staff moved us to the front of the line and sat us in the top row, perfect seats. A very enjoyable time. We really appreciated not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

This I-Max theater is very nice, clean and very reasonably priced. We saw a documentary about The Galapagos islands that was very educational and fun. A must see attraction in Chattanooga

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Des Moines, Iowa, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I've been to my share of IMAX theaters and this was a really nice one. We watched in 3D which didn't make me sick like it normally does so that was a bonus! They have your standard popcorn, candy, soda concesssions.

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Pleasant View, Tennessee
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

specialty imax moves are predominantly played here. These imax moves are about 45 minutes long and are very informative. I think the the screen size is comparable to other imax theaters. Will go again.

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Athens, Alabama
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We purchased the package that got us entry to the Aquarium as well as an IMAX movie for an additional $6 each. We saw the Galapagos 3D movie and I have to say we all enjoyed it. The theatre is nice, clean bathrooms, etc. The gift shop was reasonable and had some decent stuff. The popcorn was excellent, what little... More 

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

We watched the Galapagos and found it very informative and wonderful in 3D. The theater was clean and the staff was nice. I also wished that we would have seen the Ice Age movie but time did not permit. It is a very nice add on to the aquarium experience!

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Lewisburg, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

While visiting the Aquarium exhibits, we added the additional $6 to go to the 3D Imax showing of the Galapagos. IT WAS WONDERFUL! I was initially concerned that the 3D effects would be cheesy or poorly done. Wrong! I was torn between loving the movie's content and the technology. Good stuff. Do it!

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Dawson Springs, Kentucky
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We saw the movie about the Galapagos Islands. My 7 year old thought the blue-footed boobies were hilarious. Mainly because of the word, "boobies," I think. The theater was very clean, the seats comfortable, and the staff excellent.

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Lebanon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

It was amazingly colorful and brilliant. My eyes were glued to the screen every minute. We saw the Galopagos islands, it was beautiful and interesting.

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