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Fright Nights- The Beginning (1991)

Now it’s no secret Universal was struggling in it’s early years. Ride malfunctions plagued the studios, and Jaws was turning into a money pit with all the repairs and it’s eventual rebuild. 706 more words

Theme Park


Last month I visited Universal for the second time. I absolutely loved it and would definitely go back again.

As we only has 6 full days in Orlando, we decided to do both parks in one day ($175). 162 more words

Universal Studios

Memorial Day Weekend Update

Saturday is the official opening of Pandora: The World of Avatar at DAK. I was in the park when they were filming The View previewing it’s opening, but while it looks pretty when it isn’t crowded, this weekend isn’t going to be one of them. 201 more words


(Return of) Universal Horrors Challenge (Sorta)

So, my concentration has unfortunately been very much occupied by other things for the last several months (politics, my day job, and other things that likewise don’t really matter in the grand scheme), and because of this, the “challenge” portion of the Universal Horrors Challenge has fallen by the wayside.  404 more words

Real Life

Munchkat Turns 30

The youngest member in our family has turned 30.  In most ways, this isn’t that big of a deal.  People get older and someone had to be last.   989 more words


Universal Studios To Roll Out Remakes Of Classic Monster Movies Titled "The Dark Universe"

Universal Pictures is bringing its roster of classic movie monsters back to the forefront with its newly named Dark Universe series — the long-promised web of films…

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How Universal Studios Again Scarred Me for Life

BFF and I had been trying to figure out how to get her Momma to go with us to Universal Studios out in California to see all the Harry Potter stuff since it opened last year since we are all huge Potterheads (Harry Potter fans for those not familiar with the term).   1,201 more words