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Channelside IMAX theatre - CLOSED

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IT was Nice, but no longer here

It was a wonderful IMAX experience. But it is no longer there. It was nice to have at that... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2013
Michael D
Clearwater, Florida
the theater is closed

used to love heading to the imax there. but that whole channelside complex is on a respirator... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2013
Kathmandu, Nepal
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible40%
4 Jun 2014
“It's closed,...that's all folks!!!”
28 Oct 2013
“IT was Nice, but no longer here”
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Channelside Dr., Tampa, FL 33602
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Reviewed 5 June 2014

Closed to lack of business.....Channel side sorely needs to be redeveloped...in a struggle between county govt and the banks...Only Hooters, Splitsville, and a couple of other restaurants are survivors...Skip it and go to Florida Aquarium and USS America, the WW2 victory ship.

Thank chef2235
Reviewed 28 October 2013

It was a wonderful IMAX experience. But it is no longer there. It was nice to have at that location for dinner and a movie.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 6 June 2013

used to love heading to the imax there. but that whole channelside complex is on a respirator gasping for the next breath. nothing is there any longer. empty shops unless there's an event at the hockey arena. sad, really...

Thank noborders
Reviewed 24 May 2013

I am so sad to see it's closed! It was such a great theater and never over crowded! And you can't beat having a cocktail while watching a movie!

Thank NadjaShea
Reviewed 25 March 2013

movies sucked. drinks sucked. cocaroach in ma popcorn never go there. they will kill you, also really expensive

1  Thank Shanana M
Reviewed 1 March 2013

Awesome fun! The movies are great especially when you can relax and have a drink or two, while watching! This is the ultimate theater of choice; look no further!

Thank Brandi M
Reviewed 4 September 2012

My wife and I purchased a Groupon to this theater and we went to see Dark Knight Rises on Sept 3rd. We walked up to the box office window and we weren't even sure if the theater was open, due to plywood on windows and...More

1  Thank ufbonehead55
Reviewed 23 August 2012

Just wait for groupons... and get parking validated. Cry more? Seriously? It's really not that bad, it could be so much better, i agree. And i forsee some day it becoming better when an investor is willing to work on it, but it's not as...More

1  Thank willwill75
Reviewed 17 August 2012

You have to use their parking garage. If you park on the street you get a ticket (they'll find an ordinance to match your parking style!). Oh, and don't lose your parking token or it's $20.00 or you can't leave the garage, strictly enforced. So...More

1  Thank NobodyJr
Reviewed 30 July 2012

To preface this review; This used to be a legitimate IMAX theater. No signage has been removed or covered and no notices have been made visible to the public when purchasing tickets. I walked up to the box-office and requested 2 IMAX tickets to an...More

1  Thank Thewired1
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