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Showed the movie on an IMAX screen. Interesting and informative. Nice way to relax for 40 minutes after a castle tour. I just wish the movie had been a little more personal so we could have gotten to know Mr. Hearst better and showed more...More
This theater was especially built to show the film about Randolph Hearst and his building of his castle. It's a beautiful theater with tiered seats so everyone has a great view. HUGE screen as well. The movie is included with any tour you purchase.
The theater is spacious and comfortable. The IMAX screen is huge. I would suggest that you see the movie before you go on the tours. The Visitor Center opens at 8AM the the first movie 8:15AM. The movie shows every 45 minutes. We went to...More
The film is interesting, where you're able to learn more about William Hearst and the story behind his castle. Admission for the film is paid with your tour ticket, so do not miss the opportunity to watch this.
We enjoyed the iMAX film at the Hearst Castle Theater in the visitors center at the Hearst Castle. It was presented on a massive screen with great sound. The story of the life of W.R. Hearst and his many endeavors, in particular the creation of...More
This film was spectacular and definitely had the National Geographic "stamp" on it. I must say that I was a little apprehensive about taking my mother (who had recently experienced some vertigo) in view of other reviews that commented on problems with motion sickness. I...More
We enjoyed seeing the movie "Hearst Castle - Building the Dream" on Hearst Castle. . It is shown on a 5 - story movie screen. We in particular liked the vintage clips and stills from the 1920's and 1930;s that are included in the movie....More