• Superpower Dogs 3D — NOW PLAYING!

    Experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs with the Putnam's newest GIANT Screen adventure, Superpower Dogs 3D — NOW PLAYING! Find a show time!

    Em-BARK on an inspiring journey, narrated by Chris Evans (Captain America, Avengers), to discover that our best friends are also real-life superheroes. You'll travel around the globe to meet remarkable dogs and their human partners who fight crime, protect endangered species and save lives in avalanches and earthquakes.

    As you discover the jaw-dropping abilities of dogs and the science behind their superpowers, you'll never look at man's best friend the same way again!

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    Adult tickets are $9, youth tickets $8, and senior/military/college student tickets are $8. Members save $1 on movie tickets! Show times

  • Sensory-Friendly Films

    The Putnam GIANT Screen Theater will premiere the next sensory-friendly film experience on Sunday, June 9 at 2:00 p.m. with the film "Robots."

    What is sensory-friendly?  It’s a movie modified to be “friendlier” to the senses that affect those with disabilities. Changes to the environment and film experience include: dimmed but not turned off theater lights, lower volume, all movies in 2D, little to no trailers before the movie and handicapped access to theater.

    Guests of all ages have the freedom to move around and make noise during the show, as well as bring in outside food and drink to suit their dietary needs! A designated “chill out zone” is available outside of the theater to provide comfort for those attending. 
    Tickets are $5 per person using promo code ASQC at checkout. Tickets are available HERE.

    This ticket gives patrons access to the film in the theater as well as “chill out zones” if any patron feels the need to leave the theater and calm down in a quiet area. 
    Sensory-friendly films at the Putnam are proudly supported by the Autism Society of the Quad Cities. The Autism Society of America, the national chapter, aided in suggesting the guidelines set in place for the theater showings. 

    For more information on autism sensory-friendly film showings on the GIANT screen, call 563-324-1933.

    New to Sensory-Friendly Films at the Putnam? Download the Resource Guide!


  • Oceans: Our Blue Planet 3D

    a world of wonder beneath the waves

    Discover the largest and least explored habitat on earth with the must-see GIANT Screen experience Oceans: Our Blue Planet 3D.

    Embark on a global odyssey with Oceans, and 
    go further into the unknown than ever thought possible using new ocean science and technology. From the coastal shallows to deeper, more mysterious worlds, discover the untold stories of the oceans’ most astonishing creatures, during this expedition narrated by Academy Award-winning actress Kate Winslet.

    Explore coral reefs, and meet fascinating characters like the ingenious tusk fish that uses a tool to open its food. In the great forests of the sea, meet a cunning octopus who shields herself in an armoury of shells to hide from predators.

    More surprises await during this journey through the oceans to uncover a spectacular world of life beneath the waves! Oceans includes various filming firsts, including professional footage of rarely observed animal behavior and deep-sea volcanic activity.

    Oceans: Our Blue Planet - Trailer from Giant Screen Films on Vimeo.

    Adult tickets are $9, youth tickets $8, and senior/military/college student tickets are $8. Members save $1 on the price of tickets. Find upcoming showtimes.


    The film is supported by Microsoft, providing educational supplements and scholastic tools tailored to the conservation message and science in the documentary.
  • Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation 3D

    Connect the science of volcanoes to the formation of our planet

    Earth is a planet born of fire. Discover molten worlds and exploding craters with this must-see GIANT Screen experience, Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation 3D — NOW PLAYING! Follow the story of volcanoes from Earth’s beginnings right through modern day. Find upcoming showtimes.
    Travel across the globe and see the archaeological ghost town of Pompeii and witness the devastating effects of the recent Kilauea eruption in Hawaii. With intrepid explorer and National Geographic photographer Carsten Peter, dodge boulders at the edge of an active volcano in Indonesia, descend to a lava lake in Vanuatu and visit the incredible mineral deposit fields in Ethiopia.
    More adventures await during this journey across the world in this adrenaline-filled, immersive experience that only GIANT Screen films can provide.

    Adult tickets are $9, youth tickets $8, and senior/military/college student tickets are $8. Members save $1 on the price of tickets. Not a member and want to join? Become a member!

    Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation – Trailer from SK Films on YouTube.


    Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation is locally sponsored by Arconic.
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