Fun Facts from ‘Star Tours’ – The Adventures Continue

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The power of the Force and the magic of Disney have combined to create “Star Tours – The Adventures Continue,” a new 3-D attraction set to open at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park. With an eye-popping digital presentation leveraging Dolby 3-D to deliver a vivid and realistic experience, a dramatic musical score and motion simulator-based technology, guests will be immersed in the Star Wars galaxy like never before on a theme park attraction. More than 50 story combinations are … [Read more...]





Sorcerer Radio Preview (Week of 5/16/11)

Greetings Disney fans!Thanks to everyone who attended the DVC-Rental/Sorcerer Radio "Dole Whip/PotC" this past Monday! It was a blast to get to meet all of you! Thanks for supporting team DVC-Rental/Sorcerer Radio. Thanks to Scott for the hospitality!Here's the latest news from the crew of Sorcerer Radio!PIRATES, JEDI and SITH... OH MY!This week will be HUGE for Disney and the Sorcerer Radio Network! Walt Disney Pictures continues it's Summer blockbuster release schedule with … [Read more...]





Disney World Event Calendar: In The Spotlight: May 20-27

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Starting May 20thGRAND OPENING! “Star Tours – The Adventures Continue” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: The all-new 3-D attraction “Star Tours – The Adventures Continue” opens at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on May 20. With eye-popping 3-D digital filming, a dramatic musical score and motion simulator-based technology, guests will be immersed in the Star Wars galaxy like never before on a theme park attraction. Walt Disney Imagineering worked with Lucasfilm, Ltd. and Industrial Light & … [Read more...]





Video: Star Tours 2 soft opening

I had a feeling they were going to do a soft opening of Star Tours this weekend. With all the people there for the D23 event is was inevitable.At roughly 2pm on Saturday, May 14, 2011, Disney's Hollywood Studios held its first "test flights" in a soft opening to public guests for Star Tours: The Adventures Continue. No video or photos were allowed inside the attraction, but there was plenty of excitement before and after the first-ever guest ride, which you see here!Related … [Read more...]





Must See: Kids Star Wars Musical Documentary

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It’s tough being a kid.But not so long ago, in a city not too far away, a small band of rebels struggled to stage their musical interpretation of one of the greatest movies ever made : Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back. And this is their journey…In 2009, students of all walks of life at the Arts & Learning Children’s Conservatory in Anaheim, CA set out to produce their own live musical parody version of The Empire Strikes Back, as interpreted through their young talents. Follow … [Read more...]