New "Transformers" attraction will replace a soundstage that used to house a live "Hecules and Xena: Wizards of the Screen" show that shuttered in 1999 and has hosted small events since.
When John Murdy brought "Halloween Horror Nights" back to Universal Studios Hollywood in 2006, the theme park's creative director was focused on movies. But scares aren't found just on the bigscreen…
Raising mugs of butterbeer Tuesday morning, studio chiefs from Warner Bros. and Universal, as well as California Gov. Jerry Brown, toasted plans to build a Wizarding World of Harry Potter park at…
Universal Studios will build a ride based on "Despicable Me" at its Orlando theme park and update Islands of Adventure's "The Amazing Adventure of Spider-Man" attraction with new 3D technology. Both…
Universal Orlando Resort has set June 18 as the opening of its massive "Wizarding World of Harry Potter" attraction.
NBC Universal's theme park division is looking to make some serious "d'oh," pacting with News Corp.'s 20th Century Fox TV to launch a major ride tied to "The Simpsons."
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