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Desert IMAX

68510 E Palm Canyon Dr, Cathedral City, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92234-1300
+1 760-324-7333
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Three-D Movies...

Not all movies are 3-D, but I have seen some very good nature and animal movies here. Parking is... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2015
MichelleElyseLesser
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Rancho Mirage, California
Early Bird Movie

We decided to go to the Ultramax theatre in Cathedral City @ 12:15 because the prices was great and... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2015
jackiejoe62
,
Bermuda Dunes, California
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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68510 E Palm Canyon Dr, Cathedral City, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92234-1300
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

Not all movies are 3-D, but I have seen some very good nature and animal movies here. Parking is nearby and easy. Often they show movies that would be interesting to children as well as educational.

1  Thank MichelleElyseLesser
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Reviewed 17 June 2015

We decided to go to the Ultramax theatre in Cathedral City @ 12:15 because the prices was great and you get free popcorn/soda refill for only $6.00. We saw Jurassic World great on the big screen.

Thank jackiejoe62
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Reviewed 7 October 2014

The IMAX format was scrubbed at this theatre no longer shows movies in the IMAX format. The large screen is still present and most movies shown here are in the digital format. Still a good place to see flicks on a large screen!

1  Thank Desertconcierge
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Reviewed 19 September 2014

Great place to watch action movies! Nice air conditioned clean establishment. during September its not to crowded.

Thank Manny083
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Reviewed 27 August 2014

Didnt care for this theater. Poorly managed and disorganized. We didnt care for the seating. We had some trouble with the quality of the screen and everything seemed a bit out of focus..

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Reviewed 21 August 2014

This was a favorite theatre, especially when young people visited me. They just couldn't wait to see the latest movies at IMAX and in 3D! It is no longer called IMAX and to be truthful, I have not been since it changed.

Thank Patty V
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Reviewed 11 July 2014

The theater still shows movies but it's marquee warns that it is "Not Shown in IMAX." However, it does boast that it is in a "large screen format." That's too bad, because it once was a great IMAX theater with prices that were affordable.

Thank Rogerdob
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Reviewed 23 February 2014

Love this IMAX great movies and friendly staff. Lots of parking and near many good restaurants and activities.

Thank marko-cc3
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Reviewed 26 December 2013

We watched Hobbit2 (2 hours 40 minutes) with great 3-D picture and sound, but theater seating was much worse than our experience in other IMAX theaters.

Thank mikeforney
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Reviewed 15 November 2013

We just saw "Gravity" in 3D....it was outstanding! The huge screen, excellent sound system and 3D glasses had me ducking meteors and space debris all night! Lots of parking near the theatre also adds to its appeal! Fun night out :-)

Thank Judith K
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