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The Polar Express: An IMAX 3D Experience

bigImage Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis reunite for THE POLAR EXPRESS, an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children's book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe. The film has a day-and-date release at 35-mm and IMAX flat-, dome-, and 3D theaters. THE POLAR EXPRESS marks Warner Brothers' third simultaneous 35-mm and IMAX release after THE MATRIX REVOLUTIONS and HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN.

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The Polar Express: Trailer [QT Med.]

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Produced by Warner Bros. Pictures. Distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. Director: Robert Zemeckis. Producers: Robert Zemeckis, Steve Bing, Gary Goetzman, Steve Starkey, William Teitler. Executive Producers: Tom Hanks, Jack Rapke, Chris Van Allsburg. Screenplay: Robert Zemeckis, William Broyles Jr. Score: Alan Silverstri. Based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg. Cast: Tom Hanks, Josh Hutcherson, Michael Jeter.

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BMZ Reviews:

Enchanting By Ross Anthony

The Polar Express: An IMAX 3D Experience By Paula Tagle

Outside Reviews:

"Do You Hear Sleigh Bells? Nah, Just Tom Hanks and Some Train" By Manohla Dargis, The New York Times (registration required)

"The Polar Express" By Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times

"The Polar Express" By Duane Byrge, Hollywood Reporter

"The Polar Express" By Sean O'Connell, FilmCritic.com

"Strangers on a Train: Wobbly Cartoon Spectacle Lacks Human Element" By Ed Park, The Village Voice

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right now it is december 19th, 2009. All these comments dont have dates on them. does anyone know if they're showing the polar express 3D anywhere around the Philadelphia area. we are willing to drive to new york and new jersey to a theatre thats ... Read More >>

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