• Superpower Dogs 3D

    Congratulations to Superpower Dogs 3D, Winner of Best Film-Short Subject, Best Original Score and Best Visual Effects, among other awards at the Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) Achievement Awards!

    about the movie


    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

    Congratulations to Apollo 11: First Steps Edition, Winner of Best Film for Lifelong Learning and Best Sound Design at the Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) Achievement Awards!


    about the movie


    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!



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

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  • Back From The Brink 3D — NOW PLAYING!

    Experience the remarkable true story of three animal species rescued from extinction with Back From The Brink 3D — now playing on the Putnam's GIANT Screen! Find a show time!

    Meet the scientists, park rangers and students working to save endangered animals around the world with during this thrilling, heartfelt adventure!

    Discover how California’s enchanting Channel Island Fox is rescued from an invasion of Golden Eagles, the fastest recovery of a species in the history of animal conservation. Join the former hunters of one of the world’s most endangered primates, the Golden Monkey, now protect them in the fabled mountains of China’s Yunnan Province. Witness the wondrous migration of the Christmas Island Red Crab, and marvel at their recovery from a Crazy Yellow Ant infestation in one of the most successful bio-control experiments ever undertaken. 
     
    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!






  • Sensory-Friendly Films

    Experience the remarkable true story of three animal species rescued from extinction with a sensory-friendly showing of Back From The Brink on Sunday, Nov. 10 at 2 p.m. Meet the scientists, park rangers and students working to save endangered animals around the world during this thrilling, heartfelt adventure! 

    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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