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MGM Studios theme park an action packed day out

Disney MGM Studios theme park based in Florida changed its name to Disney Hollywood Studios in January 2008. Disney MGM Studies is divided into four different sectors, Backlot, Mickey Avenue Animation Courtyard, Hollywood Boulevard and Sunset Boulevard. There are many delightful attractions and restaurants in each section of the MGM studios theme park, which is suitable for all ages.

On the backlot the "The Lights, Motor, Action" stunt show is one you should not miss, full of explosive stunts and action this is sure to get the adrenaline pumping throughout the body. Featuring cars which have been specifically designed for the show along with bikes and jet-skis this show will also provide you with an in-depth look at how the stunts are put together.

MGM Studios theme park also brings you the "Ultimate ride for Star Wars" for fans of thrill and stomach churning rides. Climb onboard into the cockpit and shoot into the stars on one of the most dizzying rides of a lifetime. It is here where you can also find Drew Carey's "Sounds dangerous" in wonderful 3D sound surround.

In MGM Studios theme park "Mickey's Avenue Animation Courtyard" you will find the very popular Disney character, Mickey Mouse hiding away. Here you can enjoy the delights of a backlot tour which include "Harbor attack", see such as props and lighting and camera departments. You can also find Disney's "One Mans Dream" which takes you through the life of the great man himself, Walt Disney. This is one section of the MGM Studios theme park that should not be missed.

Take a stroll down Hollywood Boulevard, MGM Studios theme park style, where you can find such delights as "The Great Movie Ride". This adventure is brought to you by way of the amazing technology of lifeline animatronics and movie clips. It takes you through some of the greatest moments to be captured on the silver screen and brings you to face to face with some of the leading screen legends.

After working up an appetite then head over to Hollywood and Vine, this is eatery to be seen in and has an amazing all you can eat buffet. It is a firm favorite for all the family visiting MGM Studios theme park. Fish dishes, meat, pasta, seafood and vegetables food means there is something to tempt the taste buds of all and for the children there is the Disney play n` dine. If you would rather step back in time and dine in style then take a look at the Hollywood Brown Derby. Fine foods are available in an authentic setting, and this is one of MGM Studios theme park most visited eateries for the adults.

Finally take a long slow stroll down Sunset Boulevard, many of the most popular attractions of MGM Studios theme park can be found here. Jump aboard the "Rock `n Roller coaster" and take the ride of your life with rock band Aerosmith, visit the "Twilight Zone Tower of Terror" or marvel at the fantastic stage event "Beauty and the Beast". This stage show will enthrall adults and children alike of all ages and features all the romance and music of Beauty and the Beast right in front of your eyes in MGM Studios theme park and will round off your day perfectly.

MGM Studios theme park is one of America' most visited attractions, being suitable for all ages it makes for a wonderful family day out. There is something for everyone at MGM Studios theme park so when the shout "Action, lights, camera" make sure you are there.