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[22 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
New Photo Opportunity at The Great Movie Ride in Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Guests visiting Disney’s Hollywood Studios now have a chance to act like a movie star in a new photo opportunity outside The Great Movie Ride.
The attraction is now sponsored by Turner Classic Movies and has seen some updates to the ride including an all-new pre-show video and a new closing video sequence.
And now guests can walk the red carpet and cement their hand prints outside the Chinese Theater. Of course you’re not really putting your hands in wet cement but it’s still a great photo opp.
The ride also includes audio …

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[2 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Updated Version of The Great Movie Ride Debuts at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

The Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios has been updated.
Last fall Disney and Turner Classic Movies (TCM) announced a new partnership that included updating the 25 year old attraction with new “presented by” credits on the attraction’s posters in addition to a new pre-ride video and an updated finale.
The updated version of the attraction was recently unveiled and the somewhat old and outdated pre-ride video has been updated to a much longer film that shows guests the different movie genres. TCM host Robert Osborne provides the voice-over for the …

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[14 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney’s Hollywood Studios to Get New Name

Sometime, perhaps in the not-too-distant-future, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be known by a different name.
This is according to a statement made by The Walt Disney Company’s Chairman and CEO Bob Iger during Disney’s annual shareholder meeting earlier this week.
When asked (by a 6-year-old) whether the theme park would be changing its name Iger said that they would announce only that the name was being changed, but not what that new name might be.
In recent months the theme park has said goodbye to the Studio Backlot Tour and the Sorcerer’s Hat …

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[30 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News – ‘Star Wars’ Trailer, Great Movie Ride Update, and Spring Training

This past week was a week full of exciting Disney news, including a really cool (albeit brief) sneak peek at the new Star Wars film.
Early in the week news broke about a new strategic partnership between the Turner Classic Movies channel and The Walt Disney Company. This new partnership is good news for fans of both the Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and those who love classic Disney films and television shows.
Turner Classic Movies is handling the “TCM-curated” refresh of the Great Movie Ride including an all-new film …