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"The Science of Cinema, Raised to the Level of Magic"

Tennessee Aquarium IMAX 3D Theater is the only cinema in Tennessee using the new IMAX with Laser projection system. IMAX® with laser represents a quantum leap forward in cinema technology, providing audiences with the sharpest, brightest, clearest, and most vivid digital images ever seen!

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  • Arctic: Our Frozen Planet 3D:  At the very top of the globe, lies a spectacular, frozen realm. But don’t be fooled by appearances...this place is not frozen in time. It’s a dynamic ecosystem and for thousands of years, its indigenous people and wildlife have found ways to survive and live in harmony with these extremes.

  • Blue Whales: Return of the Giants 3D: Narrated by Award-Winning actor Andy Serkis, takes viewers on a journey of a lifetime to explore the world of the magnificent blue whale, a species rebounding from the brink of extinction. Blue whales are the largest animals ever to have lived, bigger than any dinosaur, yet we know surprisingly little about them.

  • Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga: an all-new original, standalone action adventure that will reveal the origins of the powerhouse character from the multiple Oscar-winning global smash “Mad Max: Fury Road.”
  • The Blue Angels: Amazon MGM Studios and IMAX bring a brand new documentary – The Blue Angels – that will take audiences soaring with the Navy’s elite Flight Demonstration Squadron as never before.

Coming Soon:

  • D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D: June 6, 1944: The largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France. Yet, few know in detail exactly why and how, from the end of 1943 through August 1944, this region became the most important location in the world.
  • Ballenas azules: El regreso de los gigantes en 3DBallenas Azules en 3D, narrado por el galardonado actor Andy Serkis, lleva a los espectadores en un viaje de por vida para explorar el mundo de la magnífica ballena azul, una especie que se está recuperando del borde de la extinción.

  • Inside Out 2: Disney and Pixar’s “Inside Out 2” returns to the mind of newly minted teenager Riley just as headquarters is undergoing a sudden demolition to make room for something entirely unexpected: new Emotions!

  • Deadpool & Wolverine: Marvel Studios’ “Deadpool & Wolverine” delivers the ultimate, iconic, cinematic team-up throwdown on July 26.

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A blue whale calf underwater.
Blue Whales: Return of the Giants 3D
A dog-pulled sled racing across the arctic, with a mountain in the background. They're racing towards a crack in the eyes that they'll leap over.
The Arctic: Our Frozen Planet 3D
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