Imax-Nature Collection

Imax-Nature Collection

Things get wet (in a mini-sub deep dive). Things get wild (500,000 penguins). Things get hairy (with romping gorilla babies). Things get scary (with a lifelike T-Rex). See a world of wonders--captured by top wildlife filmmakers in 6 programs of discovery and adventure!



T-Rex-Back To the Cretaceous (IMAX)

T-Rex-Back To the Cretaceous (IMAX)

Dinosaurs are very much alive--at least in the mind of teenager Ally Hayden. When a museum accident transports Ally on an adventure back in time to explore the terrain and territory of life-size dinosaurs, she is thrust literally nose-to-nose with the largest and most realistic dinosaur ever to appear on a movie screen--the fearsome 20-foot tall, 15-ton Tyrannosaurus Rex.



Momentum (IMAX)

Momentum (IMAX)

A visual tribute to Canada's beauty, its cultural traditions and its scientific accomplishments. Go head-to-head with an icebreaker. Plunge down a twisting mountain gorge. Soar through the clouds in the nosecone of a jet, then speed along with a dog team as it races across a frozen Arctic lake. A sweeping, moving tribute to Canada's stunning geography and rich cultural heritage, Momentum leaps off your screen--and touches your heart. Momentum wowed audiences from around the world at its recent World Fair premiere in Seville. Now you can take it home on DVD.



Imax-Origins of Life

Imax-Origins of Life

Take a majestic dive into the heart of the origins of life, thrilled by the magic of the large format and enhanced with spellbinding music, Ocean Origins invites us to an extraordinary adventure: 4 billion years in the ocean, from the beginning of life until that incredible moment when the first vertebrate emerged onto dry land and opened the path to the conquest of the continents. With fascinating footage applying micro and macro-cinematography techniques filming creatures that are still alive today, Ocean Origins shows how life forms diversified after the first bacteria appeared.



Great Barrier Reef (IMAX)

Great Barrier Reef (IMAX)

ORIGINALLY PRESENTED IN IMAX THEATRES. Come explore Australia s 1,200-mile natural phenomenon, The Great Barrier Reef. Immerse yourself in colorful, majestic coral islands and sheltered seas. Share an aquatic environment with sharks, sea plants and nearly 10,000 species, all engaged in the harsh reality of an eat or be eaten existence. Captured using IMAX film technology, The Great Barrier Reef presents a fascinating display of life undersea and the enchanting beauty of the reef. Directed by George Casey, narrated by Phillip Clark and Rosalind Ayres.



Fires of Kuwait (IMAX)

Fires of Kuwait (IMAX)

After Saddam Hussein had the Kuwait Oil wells lit up, teams from all over the world fought those fires for months. Man's emergency creativity can be seen at it's best as they had to save the oil resources, as well as reduce air pollution.



Solarmax (IMAX)

Solarmax (IMAX)

93 Million Miles Just Got Closer. Here Comes The Sun. Every 11 years the sun's poles reverse with unimaginable violence. The peak of the storm is called a solarmax. The hottest film under the sun, Solarmax is a breathtaking exploration into the awesome vastness and mysterious power of our closest star. Take a unique journey through time and space and experience the sun's severe force and beauty. Witness a total eclipse and the magnificence of the Aurora Borealis, viewed from both Earth and space. Real images captured by NASA's SOHO satellite provide spectacular footage of the sun as never before seen.



Genesis (IMAX)

Genesis (IMAX)

ORIGINALLY PRESENTED IN IMAX THEATRES. The Great Rift Valley in Africa a 4,000-mile crack in the earth s crust. It s the result of continental fracturing that began some 20 million years ago. Volcanic eruptions, such as the spectacular eruption of Hawaii s Kilauea Volcano featured in Genesis, are the results of powerful tectonic processes that are continually reshaping the earth s surface. Directed by George Casey, featuring music by Paul Novros, and narrated by Malachi Throne.



Imax-Magic of Flight

Imax-Magic of Flight

The Magic of Flight takes you on a technological thrill ride faster, higher, and wilder than modern science or even your imagination! Relive the historical first flight of the Wright Brothers in 1903, then soar with the world-famous Blue Angels as they defy the laws of gravity with their most breathtaking maneuvers. Narrated by Tom Selleck, The Magic of Flight highlights and salutes a variety of modern aircraft, the people who fly them, and the human potential of training and performance. Ever wonder, How did they do that? The Making of The Magic of Flight puts you behind the camera and provides further insights into the world of aviation and the techniques used to get some of the most amazing airborne footage ever captured on film. Shot using high-definition cameras, The Making of The Magic of Flight captures the enthusiasm and excitement of the crew who made this groundbreaking film.



Haunted Castle (IMAX)

Haunted Castle (IMAX)

A young musician is summoned to his mother's castle in accordance with her final wishes. Upon his arrival, Johnny quickly discovers that things are not as they appear. The castle begins to come alive as materializing spirits lead him to Mephisto (voiced by Harry Shearer), the ghoulish henchmen to Mr. D (also Harry Shearer), who makes Johnny a tantalizing offer. The same offer that his mother accepted over twenty years earlier: surrender your soul in exchange for fame and fortune. Experience a whirling visual thrill ride as Johnny explores the underworld of the castle to the explosive climax where Johnny confronts Mr. D and fights to free his mother's spirit.



Alien Adventure 3D (IMAX)

Alien Adventure 3D (IMAX)

Transform your living room into a multi-dimensional experience of sound and motion! Steadfastly moving through the galaxy, a group of aliens head toward planet Earth in hope of establishing a new home for their people. Little do they know, they're in for the ride of their lives when they land in the middle of Adventure Planet, a new hi-tech amusement park not yet open to the public. Join the Glagoliths in this first full-length digitally animated giant screen 3-D film and become immersed in a succession of eye-popping adventures NOT for the weak of stomach. Be prepared to venture into the bowels of an underground Arabian palace fully loaded with dungeons and dragons . . . Plunge into an underwater fantasy and come face to face with mechanical sea monsters and an all too real virtual shark . . . Zoom down a slick, winding ice track at astounding speeds.



IMAX: Grand Canyon Hidden Secrets - DVD

IMAX: Grand Canyon Hidden Secrets - DVD

Synopsis: Through the startling reality captured by IMAX film technology, this spectacular National Geographic video takes you on a journey spanning 4,000 years of human history including the dramatic re-creation of the 1869 Powell Expedition. Experience the exhilaration of clinging to a fragile raft as it is swept through what are said to be the most treacherous rapids in the northern hemispherethe thunderous whitewaters of the mighty Colorado River. Savor the quiet solimonoliths towering nearly a mile over the Canyons floor in a tiny ultralight aircraft. You will experience Grand Canyon as never before in this captivating presentation. Features: 24-Minute "The Making of Grand Canyon" Theatrical Trailer Cast /Crew: Studio: Slingshot Production Year: 1998 Release Date: 1999-02-02 Length: 59 Rating: NR Region: All Packaging: ? Number of Discs: 1 Disc: ? Item Code: DVD9804 UPC: ;017078980424



IMAX: Vikings - Journey To New Worlds - DVD Fullscreen

IMAX: Vikings - Journey To New Worlds - DVD Fullscreen

Synopsis: Vikings! Legend would say that they did not know fear. They sailed icy oceans and narrow rivers, striking far inland, without warning, without mercy. For hundreds of years, they were another name for terror. However, the truth about Vikings is much more complex. Much of Europes traditions, technology and institutions come to us from these fierce men of the north. The North Atlantic Sagas come to life as we follow Eric the Red and his son, Leif Ericsson to Greenland and then onto North America 500 years before Columbus. Shot on location in Iceland, Greenland and Newfoundland, this breathtaking IMAX film uses aerial photography to explore the rugged and awe-inspiring Viking lands. using state-of-the-art digital technology we see the unique shipbuilding techniques that enabled them to cross the Atlantic and sail into history. Join the Viking warriors, explorers and settlers as they set out in search of new lands to conquer! Features: The Making of Vikings Cast /Crew: Studio: Vista Point Production Year: Release Date: 2006-10-31 Length: 62 Rating: NR Region: All Packaging: Keep Number of Discs: 1 Disc: SS-SL Item Code: CAV9950 UPC: ;063390099504



IMAX: Mystery Of The Nile - HD DVD Widescreen

IMAX: Mystery Of The Nile - HD DVD Widescreen

Synopsis: Join a team of explorers on the expedition of a lifetime as they set off to become the first to navigate the Blue Nile from source to sea. The epic 3,260-mile descent down the worlds greatest and deadliest river has eluded humankind for centuries - until now! Ride shotgun on the teams 16-foot rafts as they crash through the rapids in Ethiopias desert canyons. Battle through some of the worlds most extreme whitewater rapids with renowned kayaker, Gordon Brown. Over the arduous, four month journey, the team faces nearly insurmountable challenges - from crocodile attacks to armed bandits and arrests. Through breathtaking cinematography, Mystery Of The Nile reveals a wondrous region and abundant treasures from Tissisat Falls and the wonders of Egypt to the forgotten black pyramids of Meroe and 12th century churches that were carved into sheer rock. Features: Cast /Crew: Greg MacGillivray - Producer Jordi Llompart - Writer Jordi Llompart - Producer Jordi Llompart - Director Ryan Mullins - Producer Studio: Image Ent. Production Year: 2005 Release Date: 2008-04-01 Length: 47 Rating: NR Region: ? Packaging: ? Number of Discs: 1 Disc: ? Item Code: ID3839MVHD UPC: ;014381383942



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