Tag Archives: IMAX

GBBP 66: Modern-Day Explorers

GBBP 66: Modern-Day Explorers

Come along on this special episode of the show, blast off to the ISS with astronauts, talk filmmaking with an IMAX director, and geek out about the national parks with an amazingly awesome geologist. Read More

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Hitch a Ride to the ISS With NASA and IMAX and Be Inspired by ‘A Beautiful Planet’

Hitch a Ride to the ISS With NASA and IMAX and Be Inspired by ‘A Beautiful Planet’

The brand-new IMAX film ‘A Beautiful Planet 3D’ was made in cooperation with NASA, and all of the footage was conceived and shot by astronauts aboard the ISS. The film opens today on IMAX screens around the country and presents a view of Earth that is beautiful–yes–but also inspiring, humbling, and just downright breathtaking. Read More

Win Tickets to Thor: The Dark World in IMAX® 3D!

Win Tickets to Thor: The Dark World in IMAX® 3D!

So you haven’t seen Thor: The Dark World yet; you want to, but you’ve just been too busy. But you want to see it on the big screen, not wait for the Blu-Ray or Netflix. You’re tired of shrieking “NO SPOILERS!” at everyone who looks like they might say something about it. Relax! GeekDad has you covered! You can win two tickets to Thor in IMAX 3D! Read More

The Wizard of Oz in IMAX 3D

The Wizard of Oz in IMAX 3D

On August 15, 1939, The Wizard of Oz held its red carpet premiere at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. On September 20 of this year, in celebration of the film’s upcoming 75th anniversary, a completely remastered 3D IMAX version of the film premiered at what is now the TCL Chinese Theatre to open the largest IMAX auditorium in the world. The Wizard of Oz is now playing in over 300 IMAX theaters in the US and 11 in Canada. Read More

Enter The IMAX Giveaway

Enter The IMAX Giveaway

My first IMAX movie was Disney’s Beauty and the Beast when I was 17 years old. I wanted to see it because it was also the first movie I saw in a theater. I haven’t been back to an IMAX since, but with the release of the latest Superman movie right around the corner, I have a feeling that is going to change. Read More

GeekDad Goes to OMSI

If you ever find yourself in Portland, Oregon, the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) is a great spot to take the kids. I took the geeklings while we were there for spring break. I’d mentioned it as a … Read More