Pick a random title Flight of the Butterflies

2012 3.0/5 TV-G UltraHD 44 minutes

This visually stunning documentary follows the yearlong migration of the monarch butterfly from the volcanic forests of Mexico all the way to Canada.

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Gordon Pinsent, Shaun Benson, Patricia Phillips, Sofía Sisniega, Stephanie Sigman, Megan Follows Directed by Mike Slee

Documentaries, Historical Documentaries, Science & Nature Docs, Canadian Movies

Language: English

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Rotten Tomatoes® Scores
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Impressive to view in Imax 3-D, it's a true story that will inspire viewers to plant a milkweed garden.

Colin Covert, Minneapolis Star Tribune, 2015-06-04

 

You'll leave better informed about monarchs and environmental concerns, but also a little awed by the twists and turns and darn good luck behind a lot of scientific advancements.

Kim Ode, Minneapolis Star Tribune, 2014-10-02

 

It's a story that begins and ends in Toronto and returns every year - and it's never been so spectacularly and passionately retold until now.

Marco Chown Oved, Toronto Star, 2013-04-12

 

Flight of the Butterflies stands out as one of the best of its genre.

Ivan Semeniuk, Globe and Mail, 2013-04-12

 

A feast for the eyes and clearly a labor of love, "Flight of the Butterflies" is one of the must-see 3-D IMAX movies.

John Hartl, Seattle Times, 2012-10-21

 

It's easy to forget "Flight of the Butterflies" is just a movie, as the 3-D documentary about monarch migrations looks and sounds so much like nature.

Stephanie Merry, Washington Post, 2012-10-05