Dec 30, 2016
This is a short but overwhelming experience: a doc exploring not just Earth's magnificence, but how we take it for granted.
Dec 26, 2016
Another eye-popping Imax doco set largely in orbit and looking down at our humble planet.
May 26, 2016
The result is the best kind of spectacle: that which encourages us to look up and beyond ourselves - and does so using only organic special effects.
May 2, 2016
...with such an interesting subject matter and hundreds of outlets to explore, A Beautiful Planet feels criminally short.
Apr 29, 2016
A Beautiful Planet is yet another worthwhile film from IMAX, but if you're a cool auntie or uncle out there, maybe do your civic duty and bring the kids to see a movie both entertaining and convincing.
Apr 29, 2016
Stunning look at Earth -- and man's sobering impact on it.
Apr 29, 2016
The overall package is a bit scattered editorially, but it does serve a greater purpose: to share excitement about the Earth, and further stoke any interests in not destroying it.
Apr 28, 2016
The biggest kick of all is watching the blue Earth through the Cupola, the observation deck offering the best views in the universe.
Apr 28, 2016
It's appealing to adults and accessible to younger viewers. And it delivers an environmental message that is strong and serious while remaining encouraging and optimistic. That's important to hear. The rest is just amazing to watch.
Apr 28, 2016
Fulfills its inspirational function with screen-filling, soul-filling views of the main space station in the story-the one that harbors all our lives and hopes.
Apr 28, 2016
There is fragility in the beauty we see. The picture drives home the need to safeguard it. It is, after all, our home.
Apr 28, 2016
"A Beautiful Planet" may be little more than an Epcot attraction with broader distribution, but it delivers emphatically on its title and should wow field-trip takers and large-format devotees.
Apr 27, 2016
A Beautiful Planet is more than just pretty pictures. Thoughtful and encouraging, it could change how viewers think about climate change.