The first moving picture, which depicted a horse running at full gallop, was quickly enhanced by the first special effects, which showed a horse exploding next to a 3-D spaceship. Enjoy advances in film with today's Groupon: for $20, you get two IMAX passes, two drinks, and a popcorn (up to a $42 value) at IMAX Theatre Winnipeg on Portage Avenue. IMAX Theatre Winnipeg offers an immersive cinematic experience, allowing film buffs to view the latest blockbusters on an expansive screen accompanied by ear-enlightening sound. Steeply graded stadium seating guarantees unobstructed views of toupees, top hats, and the 19-metre-by-24-metre screen from each of the theatre's 276 plush derrière depositories, four of which are wheelchair-accessible, and audio amplified through a 12,000-watt sound system envelopes excited ear drums. Get sucked in by super-sized studio releases like Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, featuring a 5-storey-tall Voldemort, or scale a mountain without the danger with The Alps: Climb of Your Life.
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