The Eighth Voyage of Sindbad reviews
Theme Park Insider readers offer their ratings and reviews for The Eighth Voyage of Sindbad, a live show in The Lost Continent at Universal's Islands of Adventure.
Written by James Rao
A live stunt attraction in the vein of the Hercules and Xena TV shows, played more for laughs than for thrills.
was sorta lame years ago and it is still lame.. waste of good space in the park. time to make the eighth voyage the last one. - Jake Johnson
Not too many stunts compared to the amount of filler. The premise seems to be "Let's have unknown characters run around, telling jokes aimed for kids and maybe have an explosion." Good news, no wait and you get to sit. Bad news, this takes up space in a park with limited attractions and land. - Ringmaster A
We love this stunt show. It has a great story with a lot of humour and many stunts. - O T
good, fun enjoyable show, and one of the few ops to rest at IOA :) - David Shaul
Not bad, but not great. Just doesn't measure up to most of the Disney stuff (which it will and should be compared to). It doesn't have a nostalgia factor either. It just doesn't do justice to the rest of the park in my opinion. - Randolph Wright
The 2012 show was better than I remembered the 2011 show. I guess it grows on you. Moved my rating up to good but it isn't on a par with the main Disney live shows. - Rob Pastor
Fire and water is always entertaining. I think that they try to pack too much story into this show, and it just ends up confusing instead of entertaining. The cast both times I have seen this was quite talented and strong and beautiful. However, I didn't find them to be as funny as I think they were meant to be. - Lisa K
A very enjoyable show, with an entertaining story and likeable characters. The scenary and special effects were also very clever. Would prefer a movie-based show if I'm honest, but still well worth a visit. - Ben Price
Not the greatest show. Too much cheesy stuff in it. I would love to see Harry Potter replace this show. 3/10 - D H
Too many pop culture references for my liking. - Nicholas Gammon
All in all it's a good stunt show. The effects are cool and the jokes are cheesy, but it's a good option to rest your feet and relax if you can make it. If the crowd is dull, then I give it a 6/10, but if the crowd is into the jokes, 7.5/10. I remember when then show was new and the place was packed. it was awesome! But now there are limited show times and it's getting outdated. Kind of sad to see, but the Lost Continent is "losing it's luster". - Bob Liebe
Not bad for a break to sit down and relax. Nice effects, cheesy jokes. Plus it's fun to watch the audience get hit with water. - Glenn Davis
Very underrated! It's the best way to rest your feet during the day. Great effects with jaw-dropping stunts and good special effects. A few laughs thrown in here and there make it enjoyable for children as well. - Benjamin Odom
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