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

14 years ago15 photos

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

Captain EO returns to Epcot next month
9 years ago

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

'Tomorowland' movie sneak peek coming to Epcot in April
9 years 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