Captain EO

Future World, Epcot

Executive producer George Lucas and director Francis Ford Coppola changed the world when they released Captain EO in 1986. A revolutionary filming process using twin 70mm polarizing projectors and special in-theater effects made it the most expensive film per minute ever produced at the time, costing an estimated $30 million
  • Main Details

  • Park Epcot
  • Land Future World
  • Show Type 3D Movie
  • Indoor Show
  • Capacity High
  • Show Duration 18mins
  • Pre-Show
  • Post-Show
  • Gift Shop
  • Queue Details

  • FastPass+
  • Standby Line
  • Indoor Queue
  • Outdoor Queue
  • Comfort Level High
  • Extra Magic Hours

  • Evening EMH
  • Viewing

  • Seating
  • Restrictions

  • Frightening for Kids
  • Accessibility May Remain in Wheelchair/ECV
  • Captioning Assistive Listening, Audio Description, Reflective Captioning, Video Captioning.
  • Important Dates

  • Opening Sep 12 1986
  • Changes Closed in July 6 1994. Returned in July 2 2010 following the death of Michael Jackson.
Captain EO 2010

Captain EO 2010

5 years ago15 photos

Epcot's Captain EO to be replaced by 'Disney and Pixar Short Film Festival' next month
13 days ago

Captain EO returns to Epcot next month
5 months ago

Preview of Disney-Pixar Inside Out coming to Epcot's Magic Eye Theater
6 months ago

'Tomorowland' movie sneak peek coming to Epcot in April
8 months ago

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2010 Tribute

Captain EO returned to Epcot with an official reopening on July 2 2010 for a limited run expected to be around 1 year. Captain EO reopened in place of 'Honey I Shrunk the Audience'. Announcement