Movies & Stage Shows

Welcome to the Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation Science Theater

Immerse yourself in an unforgettable 3D film experience featuring the most advanced digital and audio technologies. Or settle in for one of our LIVE stage shows where science literally comes to life. Stadium seating ensures there isn't a bad seat in the house and the 3D action springs to life on our 30'x40' giant screen with 18,000-watt Dolby® sound system and 3D glasses that provide the absolute best cinema experience – sharper and brighter than anything you've witnessed before. You may honestly forget you're sitting in a theater.

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Movie Schedule

Special Schedule

Date Time Movie Run-time Ages

Tuesday–Friday Now Playing

Time Movie Run-time Ages
1:00PMTurtle Odyssey (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
2:00PMAmazon Adventure (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
3:00PMTurtle Odyssey (3D)40 MinsAll Ages

Saturday–Sunday & Holidays Now Playing

Time Movie Run-time Ages
11:00AMTurtle Odyssey (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
12:00PMAmazon Adventure (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
1:00PMTurtle Odyssey (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
2:00PMAmazon Adventure (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
3:00PMTurtle Odyssey (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
4:00PMAmazon Adventure (3D)40 MinsAll Ages

Show Schedule

Tuesday–Friday No Current Shows

Time Show Run-time Ages

Saturday–Sunday No Current Shows

Time Show Run-time Ages

Movie Information

Amazon Adventure (3D)

  • Status: Now Playing
  • Runtime: 40 Minutes
  • Age Range: All Ages

Amazon Adventure tells the epic, true story of explorer Henry Bates’ fascinating 11-year journey through the visually stunning and biodiverse Amazon rainforest as a young man who risks his life for science in the 1850’s. Audiences will experience the compelling clues Bates unearths in his major discovery of the phenomenon of mimicry, whereby certain animals adopt the look of others that helps them deceive predators and gain an advantage to survive.

Turtle Odyssey 3D

  • Status: Daily
  • Runtime: 45
  • Age Range: All Ages

Turtle Odyssey explores the unique lifecycle of an Australian green sea turtle named Bunji and her incredible journey across the open ocean. The film follows Bunji the green sea turtle from a hatchling into adulthood as she swims thousands of miles, meets incredible creatures and has some really wild encounters. She will eventually migrate, with mysterious precision, back to the very beach where she was born – to lay her own eggs that are the foundation of the next generation.

Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them

  • Status: March 15 - 9PM
  • Runtime: 2h20m
  • Age Range: PG-13

This spin-off of the Harry Potter franchise jumps back in time to explore the wizarding world of 1926 New York, which is being threatened by both mystical acts of destruction and a group of extremist No-Majs (the American term for Muggles, i.e. those unable to use magic). Author Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) arrives in the city as part of a global study of fantastic beasts, but he gets caught up in this conflict when some of the magical creatures in his care are accidentally released.

Show Information

No shows are currently playing.