Key Information

User Rating
Upper Lot
Attraction type
Live show

A special effects show has long been a fixture at Universal Studios Hollywood, with the current version having opened in the Stage 56 theater in 2010. Whereas the previous iteration (moved to make way for Transformers: The Ride - 3D) focused on hands-on special effects of the type seen in Universal's classic horror movies, the latest version features modern techniques such as CGI, motion capture and 3-D. The interactive elements of the earlier Special Effects shows, with audience members being invited to take part in the "filming" of scenes, have been retained.


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