Volcanoes of the Deep Sea
Volcanoes of the Deep Sea (2003)

Canadian documentary filmmaker Stephen Low directs the IMAX movie Volcanoes of the Deep Sea, with Titanic director James Cameron as the executive producer. During its brief 40-minute running time, the film starts out with a 1977 expedition… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 14, 2003
DVD Release Date: May 24, 2005
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Louise Kennedy
Boston Globe

Throws some spectacular and previously unseen images onto the giant Imax screen, but it stitches them together with a sometimes confusing narrative that only distracts from the fascinating undersea world.

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Scott Weinberg

Good fun for the science geek in all of us. And if you have no science geek in you, feel free to just sit back and feast your eyes on the craziest aquarium you ever will see.

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Jim Slotek
Jam! Movies

An incredible robot's-eye view of the adventures of Alvin, a vehicle that is essentially a backwards space probe.

Lou Lumenick
New York Post

As IMAX nature films go, this is one of the more absorbing ones.

Lawrence Toppman
Charlotte Observer

The uniqueness of the objects we encounter will make the visit valuable for anyone with curiosity about the world's most remote places.

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Edward Ortiz
Sacramento Bee

With the use of tasteful narration, stunning visuals and the occasional computer-generated sequence, this film is a must-see for those who think truth is stranger than fiction.

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Cherryl Dawson and Leigh Ann Palone

Once again, the IMAX camera takes you on a journey to a place that most of us will never get to experience.

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