Top Ten Movie-Themed Rides

May 02 20:47 2014

Disney gave a sneak peak of the Seven Dwarfs mine train in Orlando’s Disney World on Thursday.

The ride will officially open May 28 to the public, but the sneak peak has plenty of people excited, anticipating the ride, according to Fox News.

The Seven Dwarfs mine train will take theme park goers around tight turns and drops all while telling the of Snow White to from the perspective of the dwarfs.

“We can take any classic story and turn it into something to immerse with our guests,” said producer Pam Rollins. The story has never been told from the dwarf’s point of view, so it was the perfect opportunity for the Disney crew.

The imagineers at Disney have given way to many movie themed rides from 3D experiences to roller coasters.

After seeing the sneak peak of the ride, wanted to take a look at the best Disney move-themed rides.

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One of the favorites at Walt Disney World in Orlando is Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin. During this ride four people sit in a car and shoot the enemies with lasers while spinning around in circles.

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Dumbo the Flying Elephant ride is another famous movie-themed ride by Disney. It is located in the Fantasyland in five theme parks around the world. It is an aerial-style carousel ride. The attraction original opened in 1955.

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The Circle of Life is an attraction at Epcot in Orlando, Florida. The 70 mm film is shown in a theater at the park. It is educational and kid friendly. The imagineers used Simba to show those watching how harmful they can be to the environment.

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Haunted Mansion is yet another ride that is located a few places around the world, not just the U.S. The ride is a ride-through tour of the mansion where ghosts jump out here and there and creepy noises lurk around every corner.

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Honey, I Shrunk the Audience! 3D show was located at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. It no longer plays at Disney theme parks, but it was a favorite among those who visited the park. The 3D and comical movie made it a must see!

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It’s Tough to be a Bug! based on Disney’s A Bug’s Life is located at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The 3D techniques, companied with physical presence of effects, make the audience feel what it’s like to be a bug.

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Mad Tea Party is located at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. It is based on the movie Alice in Wonderland. You are at a tea party with the Mad Hatter and the cups spin and spin and spin until the ride is over. It has become infamous for the number of guests to get motion sickness after riding.

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Based on the 1992 movie Aladdin, Magic Carpets of Aladdin is a carousel ride where people sit upon carpets and are strapped in for an aerial view of the park. It is similar to the Flying Dumbo ride.

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Monsters Inc. Laugh Floor is an attraction at Disney World in Orlando, Florida. It opened in 2007 and is equipped to seat 400 people. The plot consists of different monsters trying to make the audience laugh in order to power the city.

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Disney World in Orlando has a Pirates of the Caribbean themed ride. The original ride opened in 1967 and has been a favorite since day one. The construction was actually overseen by Walt Disney himself. The ride has been known for giving rise to “Yo Ho, Yo Ho, a pirate’s life for me.”



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