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Los Angeles Times
Will Disney’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ ride anchor a Marvel themed land?for Marvel rides ever since the Burbank-based entertainment giant bought the co
Will Disney’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ ride anchor a Marvel themed land?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 hours ago
for Marvel rides ever since the Burbank-based entertainment giant bought the comic book company for $4 billion in 2009. Universal Studios owns the rights to use Marvel characters in its Florida and Japan theme parks, according to Theme Park... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Something strange seems to be going on at Universal Studios HollywoodSomething strange is going on at Universal Studios Hollywood. The theme park h
Something strange seems to be going on at Universal Studios Hollywood
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Something strange is going on at Universal Studios Hollywood. The theme park has managed to attract a kind of customer not normally associated with the attraction: millennials. It found that the category overall has a pretty slow growth rate of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Something strange seems to be going on at Universal Studios HollywoodSomething strange is going on at Universal Studios Hollywood. The theme park h
Something strange seems to be going on at Universal Studios Hollywood
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Something strange is going on at Universal Studios Hollywood. The theme park has managed to attract a kind of customer not normally associated with the attraction: millennials. It found that the category overall has a pretty slow growth rate of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Current: LA' art biennial: Water may be the theme, but gas is what you'll need to see it allis that what these works really do? I’m puzzled by Kori Newkirk’s inscrutable
'Current: LA' art biennial: Water may be the theme, but gas is what you'll need to see it all
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
is that what these works really do? I’m puzzled by Kori Newkirk’s inscrutable “Prime,” installed in a field across from Universal Studios in South Weddington Park. A static trio of fiberglass horses is fenced inside a shallow trench, the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Theme parks report injuriesmotion sickness on Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey. A 46-year-old woman
Theme parks report injuries
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
motion sickness on Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey. A 46-year-old woman felt neck pain on the Dragon Challenge. At Universal Studios Florida, a 3-year-old had arm pain on Fievel's Playland and a 46-year-old man with a pre-existing condition... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Universal Studios Hollywood vs. Orlando: Which is better?in 2010. You didn’t need a crystal ball to know that more would becoming. The
Universal Studios Hollywood vs. Orlando: Which is better?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
in 2010. You didn’t need a crystal ball to know that more would becoming. The latest Wizarding World opened in April at Universal Studios Hollywood (another is in Universal Studios Japan). The West Coast Hogsmeade is more a faithful remake than... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
South of the Border: Shouldn't look; can't look awaythan the fare you'll find there. Its rinky-dink amusement park won't interest j
South of the Border: Shouldn't look; can't look away
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
than the fare you'll find there. Its rinky-dink amusement park won't interest jaded kids on their way to Disney World or Universal Studios. With a mascot based on a racist stereotype of Mexicans, the whole place is about as politically correct as... Read more
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Nottingham Post
What Candy Crush sweets smell like – revealedCandy Crush Saga. It is the latest merchandise deal for the firm, which has pr
What Candy Crush sweets smell like – revealed
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
Candy Crush Saga. It is the latest merchandise deal for the firm, which has previously worked with the likes of Disney and Universal Studios to create air fresheners for Star Wars, Angry Birds and Finding Dory. Sales director Gary Digva said:... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Diary of a Media Darling: Jarrett Hill on Outing Melania Trump's Plagiarism and What's Next for HimLester Holt. "Would I do it?" he laughs. "Yes, of course! They sent a car to pi
Diary of a Media Darling: Jarrett Hill on Outing Melania Trump's Plagiarism and What's Next for Him
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Lester Holt. "Would I do it?" he laughs. "Yes, of course! They sent a car to pick me up at Starbucks downtown to take me to Universal Studios, and while I was in the car, I did an interview over the phone with a friend of mine who I adored from the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Celebrities and their kidsGibson and daughter Shayla Somer Gibson attend the premiere press event for the
Celebrities and their kids
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
Gibson and daughter Shayla Somer Gibson attend the premiere press event for the new ride Fast & Furious-Supercharged at Universal Studios Hollywood on June 23, 2015, in Universal City, California. Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea and his... Read more
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Business Insider
Something strange seems to be going on at Universal Studios HollywoodSomething strange is going on at Universal Studios Hollywood. The theme park h
Something strange seems to be going on at Universal Studios Hollywood
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Something strange is going on at Universal Studios Hollywood. The theme park has managed to attract a kind of customer not normally associated with the attraction: millennials. It found that the category overall has a pretty slow growth rate of... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Objection filed in Hasting's bankruptcy caseThey are among three other related companies joined in the bankruptcy. In a li
Objection filed in Hasting's bankruptcy case
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
They are among three other related companies joined in the bankruptcy. In a list of top creditors, Hasting's listed Universal Studios Home Video, Fox Home Entertainment, Sony Pictures Home and Harper/Collins Publishers for a total of about... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Objection filed in Hasting's bankruptcy caseThey are among three other related companies joined in the bankruptcy. In a li
Objection filed in Hasting's bankruptcy case
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
They are among three other related companies joined in the bankruptcy. In a list of top creditors, Hasting's listed Universal Studios Home Video, Fox Home Entertainment, Sony Pictures Home and Harper/Collins Publishers for a total of about... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Objection filed in Hasting's bankruptcy caseThey are among three other related companies joined in the bankruptcy. In a li
Objection filed in Hasting's bankruptcy case
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
They are among three other related companies joined in the bankruptcy. In a list of top creditors, Hasting's listed Universal Studios Home Video, Fox Home Entertainment, Sony Pictures Home and Harper/Collins Publishers for a total of about... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Watch & WinSkull Island Reign of Kong Rules!2016. Winners will receive prize certificate vouchers with instructions to cont
Watch & WinSkull Island Reign of Kong Rules!
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
2016. Winners will receive prize certificate vouchers with instructions to contact and coordinate the prizes directly with Universal Studios Orlando. Winners may waive their right to receive prizes. Grand Prizes are non-assignable and... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Apps show Harry Potter boosted attendance at Universal StudiosThe magic of Harry Potter has boosted attendance at Universal Studios theme par
Apps show Harry Potter boosted attendance at Universal Studios
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
The magic of Harry Potter has boosted attendance at Universal Studios theme parks across the country, with millennials in particular falling under the spell of the boy wizard. That is the main conclusion from a study of foot traffic data collected... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Skull Island: Reign of Kong - is the queue scarier than the ride? - Theme Park RangerPark Ranger Dewayne Bevil takes a look at what he calls the "residents of the
Skull Island: Reign of Kong - is the queue scarier than the ride? - Theme Park Ranger
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Park Ranger Dewayne Bevil takes a look at what he calls the "residents of the queue" on Skull Island: Reign of Kong at Universal Studios. Some have mentioned that the line is scarier than the ride. Executive producer Mike West describes the... Read more
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Business Wire
Great Wolf Resorts Names Three New Officers to Its Executive Teamincluding new builds, conversion projects and renovations. Prior to joining Cae
Great Wolf Resorts Names Three New Officers to Its Executive Team
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
including new builds, conversion projects and renovations. Prior to joining Caesar's, Greg had a successful career with Universal Studios Theme Parks & Resorts, where he held senior roles in both development and general management, culminating... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Director Paul Greengrass returns to Jason Bourne territory, bringing serious issues back to escapist cinemawhen his 2002 Irish-massacre piece “Bloody Sunday” caught the eye of a CAA agen
Director Paul Greengrass returns to Jason Bourne territory, bringing serious issues back to escapist cinema
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
when his 2002 Irish-massacre piece “Bloody Sunday” caught the eye of a CAA agent, then “Bourne” producer Frank Marshall and Universal Studios. The Cambridge alum — who wears Harry Potter glasses, shoulder-length white hair and a mien that in a... Read more
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Wired News
Pokemon Go Isn't The Solution to Nintendo's Problemshas, to some extent, figured out that this gap exists. It is investing heavily
Pokemon Go Isn't The Solution to Nintendo's Problems
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
has, to some extent, figured out that this gap exists. It is investing heavily in a Mario-themed attraction in Universal Studios amusement parks; Universal recently said it will spend more on that project than it spent on the Harry... Read more
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FOX News
Butch Patrick recalls 'Munsters' days: Our set was 'darkest dingiest dirtiest place you could imagine'good career from ‘61 to ’71,” he recalled. The series catapulted Patrick into
Butch Patrick recalls 'Munsters' days: Our set was 'darkest dingiest dirtiest place you could imagine'
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
good career from ‘61 to ’71,” he recalled. The series catapulted Patrick into the spotlight. “I did this crazy show at Universal Studios with a bunch of wonderful people that, to this day, is still one of them most popular TV show on the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Pokemon is returning to the big screen - but not how you imaginedwith no release date for an English version yet. The movie will go into produc
Pokemon is returning to the big screen - but not how you imagined
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
with no release date for an English version yet. The movie will go into production next year and will be distributed by Universal Studios, which has previously found success with small yellow animated critters through the Minions franchise. It... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Midsummer Scream: Convention Highlightsthe ghost towns of Southern California, short films, Krampus, Queen Mary's Dark
Midsummer Scream: Convention Highlights
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
the ghost towns of Southern California, short films, Krampus, Queen Mary's Dark Harbor, and Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood follow, with several more panels and presentations rounding out the day. On Sunday? Prepare to... Read more
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Animation World Network
‘From Coraline to Kubo: A Magical LAIKA Experience’ Launches August 5Award-nominated films Coraline (2009), ParaNorman (2012) and The Boxtrolls (201
‘From Coraline to Kubo: A Magical LAIKA Experience’ Launches August 5
Animation World Network / Posted 4 days ago
Award-nominated films Coraline (2009), ParaNorman (2012) and The Boxtrolls (2014). The special event will take place at Universal Studios Hollywood’s Globe Theatre from August 5-14 and is included in the price of admission to the theme... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Top 10 space adventure moviesunlocks her true powers. River (Summer Glau) goes into action in Joss Whedon's
Top 10 space adventure movies
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
unlocks her true powers. River (Summer Glau) goes into action in Joss Whedon's "Serenity" (2005). (Photo: Sidney Baldwin/Universal Studios)6. 'Guardians of the Galaxy' (2014) This Marvel summer blockbuster did something even more impressive than... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
South of the Border: Shouldn't look; can't look awaythan the fare you'll find there. Its rinky-dink amusement park won't interest j
South of the Border: Shouldn't look; can't look away
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
than the fare you'll find there. Its rinky-dink amusement park won't interest jaded kids on their way to Disney World or Universal Studios. With a mascot based on a racist stereotype of Mexicans, the whole place is about as politically correct as... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
First look: Universal's Sapphire Falls Resortis all window and faces the lagoon that connects with sister resort Royal Pacif
First look: Universal's Sapphire Falls Resort
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
is all window and faces the lagoon that connects with sister resort Royal Pacific, Universal CityWalk and, by extension, Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure theme parks. (Bonus points for steel-drum musicians in the lobby while I was... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Couple facing child abuse chargesmedical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in
Couple facing child abuse charges
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 5 days ago
medical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in years. Jenise Spurgeon was in Orlando at Universal Studios with two of her biological children at the time of the police call. She reportedly dropped the children off... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Couple facing child abuse chargesmedical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in
Couple facing child abuse charges
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
medical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in years. Jenise Spurgeon was in Orlando at Universal Studios with two of her biological children at the time of the police call. She reportedly dropped the children off... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Couple facing child abuse chargesmedical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in
Couple facing child abuse charges
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
medical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in years. Jenise Spurgeon was in Orlando at Universal Studios with two of her biological children at the time of the police call. She reportedly dropped the children off... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Couple facing child abuse chargesmedical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in
Couple facing child abuse charges
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 5 days ago
medical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in years. Jenise Spurgeon was in Orlando at Universal Studios with two of her biological children at the time of the police call. She reportedly dropped the children off... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Couple facing child abuse chargesmedical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in
Couple facing child abuse charges
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 5 days ago
medical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in years. Jenise Spurgeon was in Orlando at Universal Studios with two of her biological children at the time of the police call. She reportedly dropped the children off... Read more
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Canberra Times
Hitchcock/Truffaut: When the master of suspense met the darling of the New WaveSupplied The book is an edited transcription of a week-long interview that Tru
Hitchcock/Truffaut: When the master of suspense met the darling of the New Wave
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Supplied The book is an edited transcription of a week-long interview that Truffaut, who idolised Hitchcock, conducted at Universal Studios in 1962. Generally cagey about his art, Hitchcock was won over by the admiration of the younger artist,... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Couple facing child abuse chargesmedical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in
Couple facing child abuse charges
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 5 days ago
medical exams, it was learned that most had not been to a doctor or dentist in years. Jenise Spurgeon was in Orlando at Universal Studios with two of her biological children at the time of the police call. She reportedly dropped the children off... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Quieter, gentler side to Quake on the LakeChildren�s Hospital. Victoria is a huge fan of Harry Potter, so her Wish is to
Quieter, gentler side to Quake on the Lake
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Children�s Hospital. Victoria is a huge fan of Harry Potter, so her Wish is to visit The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. By coming out to see and experience the pure excitement of Quake-On-The-Lake, race... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Quieter, gentler side to Quake on the LakeChildren’s Hospital. Victoria is a huge fan of Harry Potter, so her Wish is to
Quieter, gentler side to Quake on the Lake
The Oakland Press / Posted 5 days ago
Children’s Hospital. Victoria is a huge fan of Harry Potter, so her Wish is to visit The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. By coming out to see and experience the pure excitement of Quake-On-The-Lake, race... Read more
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CNET
How the DeLorean became the iconic film carto the Future" helped save the actual DeLorean used in all three movies. It wa
How the DeLorean became the iconic film car
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
to the Future" helped save the actual DeLorean used in all three movies. It was a mess, rusting away on the back lot of Universal Studios. It was broken and home to "every rodent known to man," said Gale, who spotted the iconic DeLorean while... Read more
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/Film
Theme Park Bits: 'Ghostbusters' Theme Park Ride Coming to Dubai, 'Skull Island: Reign of Kong' Officially Opens, and 'Kubo and the Two Strings' Heads to Universal Parksmaking this the latest version of a ride design we’ve seen at Disney parks with
Theme Park Bits: 'Ghostbusters' Theme Park Ride Coming to Dubai, 'Skull Island: Reign of Kong' Officially Opens, and 'Kubo and the Two Strings' Heads to Universal Parks
/Film / Posted 5 days ago
making this the latest version of a ride design we’ve seen at Disney parks with Buzz Lightyear’s Astro Blasters and at Universal Studios Florida with Men in Black: Alien Attack. The ride will be part of a larger Ghostbusters-themed complex,... Read more
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Fortune
Mattel scores Jurassic World toy license from Hasbrothat’s planned for 2018. Mattel touted the license deal as a key victory. The
Mattel scores Jurassic World toy license from Hasbro
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
that’s planned for 2018. Mattel touted the license deal as a key victory. The 2015 film Jurassic World, made by Comcast’s Universal Studios, was the second highest grossing movie last year after Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The rivals often find... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Munford woman charged with stealing $300k from sign companyher personal bank account. Threlkeld is accused of stealing a total of $344,261
Munford woman charged with stealing $300k from sign company
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
her personal bank account. Threlkeld is accused of stealing a total of $344,261.30. She used the money on vacations to Universal Studios, Disneyland and hotel stays. She also bought a 2014 Dodge Ram truck and a 2014 Kia Sorento, according to an... Read more
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ajc.com
Best places in the South: Take a space tour of Floridathe land of many beaches, from Key West to Miami. The state is also home to sev
Best places in the South: Take a space tour of Florida
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
the land of many beaches, from Key West to Miami. The state is also home to several well-known theme parks — Disney World, Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure. Beaches and theme parks aren't the only things to see and do in Florida — a... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump’s journey of changeTrump truly loves America and all it stands for. His courage of expressing what
Donald Trump’s journey of change
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
Trump truly loves America and all it stands for. His courage of expressing what he believes is best for America caused Universal Studios, Univision and Macy’s to sever business ties with him. The price he is paying and the attacks from... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Another classic television western, 'The Range Rider'Mahoney went on the star in another series, titled "Yancy Derringer" and also i
Another classic television western, 'The Range Rider'
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Mahoney went on the star in another series, titled "Yancy Derringer" and also in a series of profitable films for Universal Studios throughout the '50s before becoming the legendary ape man Tarzan in three films. Dick Jones starred in... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Preservationists worry about MGM building in Kansas Citywhat was known as Film Row, which included facilities belonging to Warner Bros.
Preservationists worry about MGM building in Kansas City
KOMU Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
what was known as Film Row, which included facilities belonging to Warner Bros., Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox and Universal Studios The Kansas City Star reports that the current owner hasn't planned a sale or a teardown. But advocates... Read more
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Japan Today
Sounds like Universal Studio Japan’s Nintendo zone is going to be huge ‹ Japan TodayWhen news first came that Universal Studios Japan (commonly called USJ by local
Sounds like Universal Studio Japan’s Nintendo zone is going to be huge ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
When news first came that Universal Studios Japan (commonly called USJ by locals) and Nintendo were partnering to bring the beloved video game company’s characters to the Osaka theme park, many weren’t sure how high they should het their hopes up.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida woman stopped with stash of stolen Simpsons' souvenirs - True Crimesouvenirs - True Crime A Florida woman faces charges of Petit Theft after gett
Florida woman stopped with stash of stolen Simpsons' souvenirs - True Crime
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
souvenirs - True Crime A Florida woman faces charges of Petit Theft after getting caught with over $3500 in stolen Universal Studios souvenirs. A Florida woman faces charges of Petit Theft after getting caught with over $3500 in stolen... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Universal Orlando’s Skull Island: Reign of Kong now openfor more than 70 years. He’s starred in multiple films, books, television shows
Universal Orlando’s Skull Island: Reign of Kong now open
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
for more than 70 years. He’s starred in multiple films, books, television shows, animated series and as an attraction at Universal Studios Florida back in the ‘90s. In other words, he has some serious brand equity. “The movies from 1933,... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Universal Orlando’s Skull Island: Reign of Kong now openfor more than 70 years. He’s starred in multiple films, books, television shows
Universal Orlando’s Skull Island: Reign of Kong now open
KING5 Seattle / Posted 9 days ago
for more than 70 years. He’s starred in multiple films, books, television shows, animated series and as an attraction at Universal Studios Florida back in the ‘90s. In other words, he has some serious brand equity. “The movies from 1933,... Read more
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First Coast News
Universal Orlando’s Skull Island: Reign of Kong now openfor more than 70 years. He’s starred in multiple films, books, television shows
Universal Orlando’s Skull Island: Reign of Kong now open
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
for more than 70 years. He’s starred in multiple films, books, television shows, animated series and as an attraction at Universal Studios Florida back in the ‘90s. In other words, he has some serious brand equity. “The movies from 1933,... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Universal Orlando’s Skull Island: Reign of Kong now openfor more than 70 years. He’s starred in multiple films, books, television shows
Universal Orlando’s Skull Island: Reign of Kong now open
KTVB Boise / Posted 9 days ago
for more than 70 years. He’s starred in multiple films, books, television shows, animated series and as an attraction at Universal Studios Florida back in the ‘90s. In other words, he has some serious brand equity. “The movies from 1933,... Read more
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