Why it's there

2009

August 13, 2009
Okay, so it's no real secret as to why the Backlot Express is physically in existance; it's a restaurant!  But the theme of the restaurant...
August 06, 2009
As you enter Hollywood Studios, there's a rather eccentric looking building on your left hand side named Sid Cahuenga's One-of-a-Kind.  Unlike...
July 30, 2009
It's time to dive into the architectual design of Hollywood Studios and look at one of the first buildings you see once you enter the park.  On...
July 23, 2009
Yesterday was the 15th anniversary of the Tower of Terror attraction at Disney's Hollywood Studios and it inspired me to write about why the Tower of...
July 16, 2009
With the future of Sounds Dangerous in limbo and the fact it hasn't been open to guests since about Easter, I wanted to showcase part of the...
July 09, 2009
When the Disney-MGM Studios opened, there were many references to the humble beginnings of Walt Disney and other facets of the Disney company....
July 02, 2009
Along Sunset Boulevard you will find a window advertising the services of Max's Classic Directing Academy.  This isn't just some random sign for...
June 25, 2009
Besides paying homage to many classic films, the Great Movie Ride also has more subtle references to other classic films that didn't get the "...
June 11, 2009
I have to admit, this week's Why it's there is my absolute favorite hidden detail about the Tower of Terror.  I think it's so neat and well...
June 04, 2009
In front of Min and Bill's Dockside Diner at Echo Lake are a number of crates with various addresses on them.  These crates aren't just props to...