Saturday, March 11, 2006
Tom Hanks' Walking on the Moon movie at SciPort; opens Mar 18, IMAX Theater
Only 12 humans have walked on the moon. Beginning Saturday, March 18, you’re next, via SciPort’s IMAX Dome Theatre. Do it with Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon, says spacey walker Eric Gipson. It is an IMAX film narrated by award winning actor Tom Hanks.
With never before seen photographs, CGI renditions of the lunar landscape and previously unreleased NASA footage, Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon will transport you to the lunar surface to walk alongside the 12 extraordinary astronauts who have been there. Viewers will virtually experience what they saw, heard, felt, thought and did.
Magnificent Desolation will have a 3 month feature run, says Gipson. The March 18 through April 30 schedule:
Monday – Friday: Noon, 2:15 pm
Saturday: 11 am, 3 pm, 5 pm
Sunday: 3 pm, 5 pm
IMAX Ticket prices:
$ 8.50 General Admission
$ 7.00 Children (3-12), Seniors and Military
$ 6.00 Groups 15+
Info: (318) 424-3466, toll-free (877) 724-7678, or visit www.sciport.org.