DHS's Great Movie Ride should replace the AA of the Wicked Witch...Walt Disney World: ...for an AA of Mila Kunis.
From Daniel EtcheberryThat ride needs upgrades anyways.
Posted March 13, 2013 at 9:19 AM
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From Dominick DA Mila Kunis AA would be nice, but I hear she sucked in that movie. I'd leave it the way it is.
Posted March 13, 2013 at 9:32 AM
From Daniel EtcheberryActually, I think she did a decent job.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 7:51 AM
From Andrew DoughertyThey are two different movies. Possibly characters.
Posted March 13, 2013 at 12:05 PM
From Tony DudaI'll vote yes if the leather bustier is included.
Posted March 13, 2013 at 3:34 PM
As for the movie, James Franco was terrible, Mila Kunis was very good first half of movie but in the second half, she was not good.
I can't believe how bad Franco was and they still finished the movie with him.
From Dominick DI bet the only reason Franco was cast was because he's worked with Raimi on the Spiderman films. By the way, how was Bruce Campbell's cameo?
Posted March 13, 2013 at 4:10 PM
From Mike GallagherFranco was third choice behind Downey Jr. and Depp. I'm a huge Wizard Of Oz fan, but I'm still not sure if I'll see this. The fact Bruce has a cameo could sway me..I love the guy! I have a VHS copy of Evil Dead autographed by Campbell and Raimi.
Posted March 13, 2013 at 5:26 PM
From Dominick DI just looked up a picture of Bruce's cameo, and I have to say that's some pretty good makeup.
Posted March 13, 2013 at 6:04 PM
From Tony DudaI think Bruce Campbell was on screen for 60 seconds in one scene. At least, that was all I noticed him. He was funny but it was more a cameo than anything.
Posted March 13, 2013 at 7:38 PM
From Phil B.I'm all for a Mila Kunis AA, regardless of the attraction. There must be a way we could work her into more rides.
Posted March 13, 2013 at 9:07 PM
From Joseph CatlettHow about adding in AA's of Mila Kunis and Natalie Portman from their big scene in BLACK SWAN....now THAT would prove interesting.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 7:49 AM
From Daniel EtcheberryTony, I liked her witch-like laugh.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 8:16 AM
From Mike GallagherI give +1's occasionally.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 9:12 AM
Catlett gets a +2.
From Tony DudaDaniel, yeah but the tight neck/head wrap with her round face popping out of it was not a good look. Needed a more angular looking face to be scary. Her laugh was good but her sweet voice just didn't convey real menace. She did look hot riding that broom.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 10:26 AM
Mike, I still think the Charlize Theron and Teri Hatcher fight in 2 Days In The Valley the best ever.
From Dominick DDisney, please take Joseph's idea and make it real.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 10:45 AM
From Mike GallagherTony. I never saw the flick, but...and I'm sure many will disagree...Charlize doesn't do much for me. Hatcher, on the other hand...
Posted March 14, 2013 at 11:26 AM
From Daniel EtcheberryThe china doll was awesome. Is it CGI?
Posted March 14, 2013 at 11:39 AM
From Dominick DJust checked, China Doll is CGI. During filming they used a puppet so they actors could interact.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 12:01 PM
From Tony DudaThe China Doll girl and the girl in the wheelchair in the beginning were played by the same young actress. I didn't realize that until the credits.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 1:24 PM
From steve leeWhile I absolutely agree that the Great Movie Ride needs updates (that Sigourney Weaver animatronic in the Alien section is one of the worst in Orlando), I'm hesitant to assign a prominent placement for a film that is all of one week old. The concept of the GMR was to celebrate films that have stood the test of time.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 5:12 PM
While some would argue - rightfully - that a few of the films represented aren't exactly "classics," I think Oz:The Great and Powerful is low on the list of "new classics." Sure it would be easy and cheap (relatively speaking) to use a film that was released by Disney, but easy and cheap doesn't always work out in the long run (see: Dinosaur and the micro-second when they were going to theme Mission:Space to the DePalma "Mission to Mars" flick).
From Dominick DI'm all for removing the Sigourney Weaver AA seeing how she's bound to be in Avatarland.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 5:51 PM
From steve leeAvatarland? Is that still a thing?
Posted March 14, 2013 at 7:05 PM
And here I was just talking about Disney not embracing a flash in the pan...
From Andrew DoughertyI think that if they built a better AA of Sigourney Weaver I into Alien, as she is the main star and it sparked her career, they should also build a power loader somewhere in the area.
Posted March 14, 2013 at 7:20 PM
From steve lee^^^SO^^^MUCH^^^THIS^^^
Posted March 14, 2013 at 7:43 PM
Then again, it's hard to get worked up over the Weaver animatronic when the xenomorph is looking pretty rough too.
I did a little research into this, and apparently the Weaver animatronic is built into the actual structure of the building , so if they want to replace it they'd have to yeah I'm just making stuff up now.
From Matt BabiakWe all agree that GMR needs an update. However, Disney themselves have released multiple films in this century more worthy of a spot that Oz.
Posted March 15, 2013 at 3:58 AM
From Daniel EtcheberryWe all agree that GMR needs an update, and that Mila Kunis is pretty.
Posted March 15, 2013 at 9:13 AM
From Dominick DSpeaking of Mila Kunis, she'll be in the Wachowski's next movie where she plays a Russian immigrant who scrubs toliets for a living. Not kidding. Also for the ladies Channing Tatum is in it.
Posted March 15, 2013 at 4:09 PM
From Tyler HarrisNot just the witch,but the whole ride should close. Think about it. Films we don't even know, outdated audioamatronics,etc.
Posted March 17, 2013 at 1:05 PM
Replace it with a Catergory B or C ride.
From Dominick DI believe construction started on the new theater last week.
Posted March 17, 2013 at 2:39 PM
From Mike GallagherTyler, by "films we don't even know," I assume you mean "classic films I've never made an effort to see."
Posted March 17, 2013 at 2:42 PM
F'rinstance, I just added a movie to my Netflix queue that was made in..I think..1947. My mom used to tell me about it when I started becoming interested in carnivals. It's called Nightmare Alley with Tyrone Power.
From Rob PastorI enjoy the Great Movie Ride. It's better with the classic films than recent popular films that will be forgotten in a few years. But it never hurts to do an upgrade or two to keep the attraction fresh. Keep the wicked witch though. It's one of Disney's best AA's.
Posted March 17, 2013 at 3:03 PM
From Daniel EtcheberryMy thread is so dumb that I don't understand how people keeps posting comments. It looks like any thread that has the name "Mila Kunis" can be popular.
Posted March 17, 2013 at 4:12 PM
From Tony DudaHey Mike, totally off subject (like that ever stopped anyone) I just read that Snooki and the Jersey Shore cast will be at Great Adventure next Saturday. Just telling you, or warning you, whichever.
Posted March 18, 2013 at 8:42 PM
From Mike GallagherThanks for the heads up, Tony, but I found out and made the decision Sunday not to go Opening Day, much as it hurts my heart. That Day has the makings of a perfect storm:
Posted March 19, 2013 at 2:39 AM
And I just found out yesterday..discounted parking.
I'm going Sunday. There's a chance I may go to SF in MD Saturday.
From Dominick DWait, didn't Jersey Shore get cancelled?
Posted March 19, 2013 at 6:55 AM
From Andrew DoughertyPretty sure it did.
Posted March 19, 2013 at 11:58 AM
From steve leeSadly, they don't just eliminate the cast when it's over.
Posted March 19, 2013 at 2:44 PM
From Daniel EtcheberryMy thread has been hijacked by Snooki and Jersey Shore!
Posted March 20, 2013 at 12:58 PM
From Mike GallagherYeah, it's finished. Unfortunately, the cast remains in the public eye. Since Seaside was wrecked by Sandy, they haven't missed an opportunity to be visible..although, in fairness, the show's producers did provide assistance to the community in the aftermath of the storm.
Posted March 19, 2013 at 4:51 PM
From Matt BabiakIf the actual Jersey Shore was gonna wash away in a hurricane, it could have taken the show cast with them...
Posted March 19, 2013 at 6:26 PM
From Tony DudaMatt, the problem with that wish is that only one of the Jersey Shore cast is from New Jersey. You can thank New York and New England for providing the rest of them.
Posted March 20, 2013 at 1:54 PM
From Matt BabiakI know. I'm from Jersey. And NY got hit just as hard as we did here down south!
Posted March 20, 2013 at 3:39 PM
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