Quantcast

Latest Universal Studios Stories

2014-07-08 16:23:27

The Most Spectacularly-Themed, Highly-Anticipated Theme Park Experience of the Year Rolls Out the Red Carpet to Officially Welcome its First Guests ORLANDO, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's the day millions of people around the world have been waiting for... This morning, Universal Orlando Resort officially opened The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Florida. Confetti, fireworks and a red carpet lined with dozens of cheering Diagon Alley...

2014-07-08 12:25:29

--Campaign Featuring Beloved Character Encourages Visitors to Discover Family-Friendly Adventures Throughout New York City's Five Boroughs-- NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NYC & Company, New York City's official tourism, marketing and partnership organization, today announced Curious George as its sixth Official NYC Family Ambassador, a joint effort with NBCUniversal, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) and PBS KIDS. As part of the yearlong collaboration, adventurous...

2014-07-01 08:26:25

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER A LANDMARK COLLECTION OF UNFORGETTABLE FILMS FROM THE MOST INFLUENTIAL FILMMAKER OF OUR TIME UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight memorable films from one of the most acclaimed directors in motion-picture history come together for the first time ever in the Steven Spielberg Director's Collection, available on Blu-ray(TM) and DVD on October 14, 2014, from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. Since beginning his long and distinguished...

2014-06-25 16:24:38

DAVID BECKHAM, RYAN GIGGS, GARY NEVILLE, PHIL NEVILLE, NICKY BUTT AND PAUL SCHOLES - THE MANCHESTER UNITED SOCCER PLAYERS WHO INSPIRED A GENERATION UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Class of '92 is a nostalgic documentary feature charting one of the most amazing sports and cultural stories of our era. The Class of '92 will debut in select theaters nationwide and will be available on DVD exclusively at Walmart and on Digital HD at online retailers everywhere on July 8,...

2014-06-24 12:26:17

THE MOST ICONIC CREATURES IN FILM HISTORY AVAILABLE FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME EVER IN ONE DEFINITIVE SET! UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the era of silent films, Universal Pictures has earned a reputation as the home of the monster movie, producing landmark films that defined the horror genre for all time. Now for the first time ever, all 30 Universal Classic Monster films will be available together on DVD in the Universal Classic Monsters: Complete 30-Film...

2014-06-18 16:24:49

Event Coincides with Hasbro's 20th Annual 'BotCon' TRANSFORMERS Collectors' Convention in Pasadena and Blockbuster Film Release of Paramount Pictures' 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TRANSFORMERS fans rejoice: the first TRANSFORMERS Fan Experience will take place at Universal Studios Hollywood on June 20, 2014 featuring movie props from Michael Bay's upcoming film TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION, from Paramount Pictures, including the...

2014-06-09 12:27:13

Back by popular demand: all-new, original mazes inspired by Season 4 of the Emmy-Award Winning series ORLANDO, Fla. and UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After rave reviews from fans on both coasts, Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood are bringing back AMC's "The Walking Dead" to Halloween Horror Nights for an unprecedented third consecutive year. Horror-hungry fans will experience all-new terrifying mazes inspired by Season 4 of the...

2014-06-04 08:28:14

An Explosive All-New Action Adventure that Brings the True Act of Valor of the U.S. Marines to Life UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Marine unit stationed in the hostile province of Helmand Afghanistan wilderness faces a harrowing mission as they try to help a fugitive woman reach safety from the Taliban in Jarhead 2: Field of Fire. Packed with intense action, thrills and the gritty reality of war, the all-new movie Jarhead 2: Field of Fire will be available on...

2014-06-04 08:21:52

WARREN, Mich., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Truckload Services, Inc. ("Universal") (NASDAQ: UACL) today announced that Chief Executive Officer Scott Wolfe notified Universal of his intention to retire upon expiration of his employment contract with Universal at the end of this year. Universal also announced that its Board of Directors has approved the hiring of Jeff Rogers, former President of YRC Freight, to the position of Executive Vice President until the end of 2014,...

2014-05-20 12:30:18

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER LEADS AN ALL-STAR CAST IN THE PULSE-POUNDING ACTION THRILLER UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arnold Schwarzenegger (Expendables 2, the Terminator series) stars as the leader of an elite DEA task force whose members are targeted by a mysterious killer in Sabotage, an edge-of-your-seat action thriller coming to Blu-ray((TM) )Combo Pack, including Blu-ray((TM)), DVD and Digital HD with UltraViolet((TM)) and On Demand on July 22, 2014 from Universal...


Word of the Day
snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.