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What attraction should Shrek 4D be replaced with??

Universal Studios Hollywood: It's been nine years.

From Brian silvestre
Posted June 20, 2012 at 9:56 PM
Shrek 4D has been at Universal Studios Hollywood nearly 9 years....... What attraction should replace it??

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From parker reave
Posted June 20, 2012 at 10:02 PM
I'd like to see a live show.

From Rob Pastor
Posted June 21, 2012 at 6:42 AM
I can't see Universal replacing it. It's still front stage for most of the promos & advertisments for Universal Studios. That tells me Universal marketing believes it is still popular.

From Brian silvestre
Posted June 21, 2012 at 11:26 AM
Yea...they shud at least update it....

From Skipper Adam
Posted June 22, 2012 at 1:24 PM
Shrek is kinda over. Like Spongebob. People know who they are, and some still like them, but Universal needs to make room for newer children franchises that aren't dying. However, I don't want another 3D film. However, what else, other than a show can fit there.

From AJ Hummel
Posted June 22, 2012 at 12:53 PM
If they are replacing Terminator with Dispicable Me next year, I'd say that they should remove Shrek 4-D and use that space as part of the Harry Potter expansion. I would much rather see that show close than Waterworld.

From Dominick D
Posted June 22, 2012 at 1:29 PM
Skipper, Spongebob is still popular considering they just opened a whole store.

From Rob Pastor
Posted June 22, 2012 at 2:49 PM
Why is there so often a movement to get rid of Universal attractions once they're 7-12 yrs. old? Most of Disney attractions are much much older and it's relative blasphemy to suggest that they be replaced, with the exception of a few of the bottom dweller attractions.

From Brian silvestre
Posted June 23, 2012 at 2:49 PM
Yea Sponge Bob might be a great hit for a dark ride... that is rumored Florida.... if they do they shud,make a copy and bring it to Hollywood...

From Russell Meyer
Posted June 25, 2012 at 5:44 PM
Shrek is not going anywhere. The most recent film ("Shrek Forever After") came out in 2010. The attraction has at least another 5 years before it would be considered for replacement.

Terminator and Twister are far more in need of replacements.

From Javi Badillo
Posted June 25, 2012 at 6:27 PM
like its already been said, they use shrek alot in their ads. Its not going anywhere.

From James Rao
Posted June 25, 2012 at 6:32 PM
Shrek 5D?

From Karly Tenney
Posted June 25, 2012 at 6:47 PM
No no James shrek 1 million d.

From Orrin Carstarphen
Posted June 25, 2012 at 6:51 PM
I wouldn't be surprised if it was eventually replaced with a Madagascar attraction. I think Shrek has just about run its course. But i do agree Twister and Terminator needs to go first.

From Jay R.
Posted June 25, 2012 at 6:59 PM
I think Madagascar could eventually replace it as well. I assume IF it does get replaced it will be with another franchise / licensed character property.

From chris cona
Posted June 25, 2012 at 7:00 PM
I do think its time for a replacemeant. Yeah keep twister and put something new that hasn't been in a universal park yet.

From N O
Posted June 25, 2012 at 7:18 PM
Why replace it ? Just cuz it has been nine years doesn't mean it needs to be removed. Besides, isn't terminator being replaced with something else?

From Dominick D
Posted June 25, 2012 at 7:49 PM
Note, this is for USH, not USF. Terminator at USH will be replaced by Minion Mayhem next year.

From Brian silvestre
Posted June 26, 2012 at 12:53 PM
Yea true about that Dominick... they also said that they are going to destroy the curious george area due to harry potter.... and add a play area in despicable me in the area of terminator..

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