• 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.




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    Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation is locally sponsored by Arconic.
  • Superpower Dogs 3D

    Experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs with the GIANT Screen adventure Superpower Dogs 3D! 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





  • Apollo 11: First Steps Edition is NOW PLAYING!!

    50 YEARS IS A HUGE DEAL!


    50 years ago, mankind made ONE GIANT LEAP! Celebrate this milestone of human ingenuity with a GIANT Screen showing of the Apollo 11: First Steps Edition movie starting July 13; see the limited run of The Day We Walked on the Moon playing two days only, July 20 and 21; or party with us like its 1969 during the Lunar Landing Party July 20 at 7 p.m.!

    about apollo 11: first steps edition


    Relive the first manned mission to the moon with this science-center exclusive movie!

    Timed to the 50th anniversary of NASA's celebrated Apollo 11 mission, Apollo 11: First Steps Edition is a thrilling cinematic experience that showcases the real-life moments of humankind's first steps on the moon. Created exclusively for science centers and museum theaters, filmmakers reconstructed the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission. Including never-before-seen footage and audio. 

    More adventures await during this journey to the moon 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!



    Find showtimes here.




    Sponsors:


    Apollo 11: First Steps Edition is locally sponsored by Arconic.

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  • Sensory-Friendly Films

    Experience the vast African terrain with a sensory-friendly showing of "Wild Africa" on Sunday, Sept. 8! 

    What is sensory-friendly? It’s a movie modified to be “friendlier” to the senses. 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 (with discount code ASQC at checkout) and are available HERETickets include movie showing and sensory-friendly activities afterwards.

    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!








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