Universal Studios Hollywood – Jurassic Park: The Ride

by David Yeh on June 22, 2015

Just short of 20 years ago, Universal Studios Hollywood opened one of their biggest and most popular rides, and still is to this very day. Jurassic Park: The Ride opened its gates on June 21, 1996, just three years following the success that was Jurassic Park the film. The ride, which also is known as Jurassic Park River Adventure cost nearly twice the budget of the original film (about $63 million) and was in the design phase before the film began production.

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Season Two premiere of Star Wars Rebels, “The Siege of Lothal”

by Brian Curran on June 17, 2015

This Saturday! Be sure to tune into Disney XD as The Rebel crew returns in the Season Two premiere of Star Wars Rebels,  “The Siege of Lothal” – a special one-hour movie event!

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2015 D23 Expo News Roundup

by Brian Curran on June 13, 2015

We are getting closer to the 2015 D23 Expo and some of the entertainment schedule has been released (*subject to change). Please continue reading for some of the D23 Expo news and notes that were released this week… Star Wars fans take note of the Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels vinyl albums news at the bottom of the page.

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Of Death Star Balloons and Popcorn Buckets

by David Yeh on June 12, 2015

If you follow us on Facebook you may have already seen some of these pictures but we thought we put them together in one quick handy update for the rest of you!

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Sir Christopher Lee 1922-2015

by Kris Van de Sande on June 11, 2015

Today the world had to say goodbye to Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee, CBE, CStJ. A name that deserves to be spelled to the fullest in celebration of a man who truly lived an extraordinary live. Most of the times these posts are are full of sad tales of lost potential, but instead, this will be a post celebrating an amazing man that did everything. He acted in over three hundred films, spoke fluent English, Italian, French, Spanish and German, was moderately proficient in Swedish, Russian and Greek and did his own stunts!
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Disneyland 60th: World of Color – Celebrate!

by David Yeh on June 8, 2015

“Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. Dreams are forever.” These are the words of wisdom shown early on in one of the newest night time spectacles celebrating Disneyland’s 60th Anniversary, World of Color – Celebrate! The nightly water spectacular has been dazzling guests in Disney California Adventure since 2010 and at that time, promised to be frequently updated and changed as the times demanded, and sure enough, five years later, we have the third official version of World of Color (following World of Color and World of Color Winter Dreams).

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Han Solo and Boba Fett Food Items at Disneyland

by David Yeh on May 31, 2015

For the first time in forever, you just might want your next meal at Disneyland to come frozen… in Carbonite that is. Han Solo in Carbonite, made famous at the end of Empire Strikes Back is the latest Premium Popcorn Bucket available at Disneyland (and Walt Disney World), a huge step up from the R2-D2 Popcorn Bucket of days past. The box itself looks as legit as it can be and of a soft plastic. While you can get it with popcorn, I opted for the burger and fries combo instead.

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The Force Awakens in new World of Color – Celebrate

by David Yeh on May 21, 2015

The force has awakened! No, it isn’t quite December yet and there’s no Star Wars Weekends in Anaheim, but there IS something to celebrate at Disney California Adventure beginning Friday, May 22. “World of Color – Celebrate”, the third official version of this show will begin dazzling guests as part of Disneyland’s 60th Diamond Celebration. World of Color is an outdoor nighttime water spectacular featuring lights and sounds and moments from your favorite Disney films. We’ll dive into the main show at a later time but we wanted to share you with you some images from the Premiere night first.

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Star Tours buzz in Paris

by Kris Van de Sande on May 20, 2015

Disneyland Paris Fansite ED29 posted a new article on things happening with the 2017 Star Tours update in Paris. Here are some interesting tidbits of differences of the other versions.  Read the rest of this entry »

Hatbox Ghost and Grizzly Peak Airfield Kickstart Disneyland’s 60th

by David Yeh on May 20, 2015

Anaheim, CA — Walt Disney’s original magic kingdom of Disneyland will begin celebrating its 60th anniversary beginning this weekend with three new night time spectaculars, kicking off a 24 hour party from 6am Friday to 6am Saturday morning. But for such a diamond anniversary, three new shows wasn’t enough as two new offerings were delivered for guests at both Disneyland and Disney California Adventure.

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