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MASSIVE PARAMOUNT THEME PARK TO OPEN IN U.K.

October 9, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Britain’s success in pulling off the Summer Olympics virtually without a hitch is apparently paying off in an unexpected way: a $3.2 billion investment in an 872-acre Paramount Pictures theme park in the Thames Estuary, a 20-minute train ride away from London. Reports on Monday said that the project is being being led by a […]

SHREK, MADAGASCAR, ET AL TO GET A THEME PARK

July 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

DreamWorks Animation, which once had plans to create a theme park in Dubai, where malls boast such entertainments as ski slopes and ice rinks — a project that fell through — has now agreed to team up with a mall developer in New Jersey to launch a similar theme park at an elaborate mall that […]

NEW MILEAGE FOR DISNEY’S CARS

June 19, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Disney/Pixar’s Cars 2, was widely regarded as a disappointment, both critically and financially, when it was released last year. But it now appears that Disney is going to get additional mileage out of the franchise that could turn it into a big moneymaker yet — thanks to its revamped California Adventure theme park adjoining Disneyland […]

AVATAR THEME PARK RIDE COMING TO DISNEY WORLD

September 21, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Get set for Avatar: The Theme-Park Ride. The Walt Disney Co. announced on Tuesday that it has reached an agreement with director James Cameron, his producing partner Jon Landau, and 20th Century Fox to develop a theme-park ride based on Cameron’s movie at Disney’s Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL. Work on […]