Movie Library

Embark on an educational journey in IMAX at Marbles! Engage students with movies designed to educate as much as entertain. Add an optional Learning Lab to your visit and expand on movie content with hands-on activities. Students will be captivated by a larger-than-life learning experience on NC's biggest screen!

More about Learning Labs:

  • 45 minutes of hands-on activities for 4th–8th grade students

  • Expand on content of IMAX documentaries

  • Content aligned with NC curriculum

Island of Lemurs: Madagascar 3D + Optional Learning Lab

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From the producer of Born to Be Wild 3D

Go on a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar, and discover the incredible true story of nature's greatest explorers—lemurs.

Narrated by Morgan Freeman; Duration: 41 minutes.

Mysteries of the Unseen World 3D + Optional Learning Lab

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A breathtaking journey into the world too small, too fast, too slow or too vast to be seen by the naked eye. Immerse yourself in the microscopic world once reserved only for scientists.

Narrated by Forest Whitaker; Duration: 40 minutes.

Hidden Universe + Optional Learning Lab

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Explore the deepest reaches of our universe brought to life by the world's most powerful telescopes. Tour the surface terrain of Mars, watch stars being born and marvel in stunning views of the Sun.

Narrated by Miranda Richardson; Duration: 40 minutes.

Humpback Whales 3D

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An extraordinary journey into the mysterious world of one of nature's most awe-inspiring marine mammals, Humpback Whales 3D takes students to Alaska, Hawaii and the Kingdom of Tonga for an immersive look at how these whales communicate, sing, feed, play and take care of their young.

Narrated by Ewan McGregor Duration: 39 minutes.

Forces of Nature + Optional Learning Lab

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Experience the power and spectacle of volcanoes, earthquakes and tornadoes. Learn how natural disasters occur and what scientists and engineers are doing to predict and prepare for the future. Duration: 40 minutes.

Lewis & Clark: Great Journey West + Optional Learning Lab

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Experience the danger and beauty of the unknown West as it unfolds before the eyes of Lewis and Clark during their journey into uncharted territory to find a new water passageway and to describe for science the wonders they encounter. Duration: 40 minutes.

D-Day 3D: Normandy 1944

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June 6, 1944: The largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France. For the first time ever in breathtaking IMAX® 3D, D-Day 3D: Normandy 1944 provides a new perspective to audiences of all ages of this monumental event that changed the world. Narrated by Tom Brokaw, the film pays tribute to those who gave their lives for our freedom… A duty of memory, a duty of gratitude.

Narrated by Tom Brokaw; Duration: 43 minutes.

Flight of the Butterflies 3D

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Investigate the longest insect migration on Earth and soar alongside half a billion butterflies heading south on a perilous 3,000 mile journey across North America. Watch butterflies unite countries and cultures and turn scientists into detectives uncovering the amazing journey of these tiny creatures.

Narrated by Gordon Pinsent; Duration: 40 minutes.

Journey to the South Pacific 3D

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Narrated by Cate Blanchett, Journey to the South Pacific will take audiences on a breathtaking IMAX® 3D adventure to the lush tropical islands of remote West Papua, where life flourishes above and below the sea. Join Jawi, a young island boy, as he takes us on a journey of discovery to this magical place where we encounter whale sharks, sea turtles, manta rays and other iconic creatures of the sea. Home to more than 2,000 species of sea life, this exotic locale features the most diverse marine ecosystem on earth. An uplifting story of hope and celebration, Journey to the South Pacific highlights the importance of living in balance with the ocean planet we all call home.

Narrated by Cate Blanchett; Duration: 45 minutes.

Jerusalem 3D

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The Promised Land for the Jews, the Holy Land to Christians, and the Land of the Prophets to the Muslim world.

Filmed for the first time in 3D and for the giant screen, Jerusalem immerses audiences into one of the world's most beloved cities. Discover why this tiny piece of land is sacred to three major religions through the stories of Jewish, Christian and Muslim families who call Jerusalem home.

Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch; Duration: 40 minutes.