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‘Limited Time Magic’ Brings Alpine Musicians Back to the Majestic Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

July 5, 2013
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‘Limited Time Magic’ Brings Alpine Musicians Back to the Majestic Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

You may have noticed that mountain climbers have been ascending the icy slopes of the Matterhorn again this summer, and soon they will be joined by musicians Happy Hans and his son, Erik! As part of “Limited Time Magic” from July 8–14, Happy Hans and Erik will play their signature Alpine melodies along the...
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Disneyland Resort Donates Matterhorn Bobsled to National Roller Coaster Museum

September 26, 2012
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Disneyland Resort Donates Matterhorn Bobsled to National Roller Coaster Museum

This past summer, the world’s first tubular steel roller coaster – the Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland park – received an extensive refurbishment that included a fantastic new paint job and all-new bobsleds. Now considered a piece of roller coaster history, a former bobsled from the iconic attraction recently was donated by the Disneyland Resort...
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Scaling the Majestic Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

July 6, 2012
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Scaling the Majestic Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

Mountain climbers have returned to the icy slopes of the majestic Matterhorn at Disneyland park this summer, continuing a tradition begun in the earliest days of the attraction. Our experienced team of climbers makes safety a top priority, and they’re able to have a little fun up there, too. In this video, Technical Director...
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Time Lapse: Scaffolding Rises Around the Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

May 15, 2012
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Time Lapse: Scaffolding Rises Around the Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

For this time lapse video, we used two cameras on opposite sides of the Matterhorn in Disneyland park. One camera was placed on top of Tomorrowland Terrace and the other was placed on top of Pinocchio’s Daring Journey in Fantasyland. The scaffolding was 20 levels high and, once installed, the top level was the...
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We Direct Your Attention High on the Icy Slopes of the Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

May 8, 2012
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We Direct Your Attention High on the Icy Slopes of the Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

Matterhorn Bobsleds has always been my favorite attraction at Disneyland park. Nothing beats the giddy thrill of hurtling through caverns of ice, encountering the Abominable Snowman and splashing down in an Alpine stream. One of my earliest memories in the park is of walking down Matterhorn Way and stopping in my tracks when I...
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Behind the Scenes: A Fresh Snowfall for the Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

May 7, 2012
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Behind the Scenes: A Fresh Snowfall for the Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

Since the beginning of this year, the Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland park have been closed due to an extensive refurbishment – not only of the attraction, but of the entire mountain itself. In this video, go behind the scenes with Walt Disney Imagineering to learn how they created the new “snowfall” that will cover...
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Behind the Wall: Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland Park

February 28, 2012
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Behind the Wall: Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland Park

In my family, special bragging rights went to the first person who spotted Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland park from the I-5 freeway. Currently, the view of the snow-capped mountain is a bit obstructed. For the first time, the entire attraction was covered in scaffolding for a 6-month-long, detailed face-lift. Check out the video below...
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Disney’s Matterhorn Ride The Latest To Become A Film – Cinema Blend

January 7, 2012
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Disney’s Matterhorn Ride The Latest To Become A Film – Cinema Blend

Cinema Blend Disney's Matterhorn Ride The Latest To Become A FilmCinema BlendAfter the success of Pirates of the Caribbean it shouldn't come as a surprise that Disney would continue to mine its theme park for more movie ideas. This time, the famous Matterhorn ride is inspiration for the next theme park adaptation and will...
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Disney Sets Directors For ‘Maleficent’ and Matterhorn Movie – Screen Rant

January 7, 2012
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Disney Sets Directors For ‘Maleficent’ and Matterhorn Movie – Screen Rant

Screen Rant Disney Sets Directors For 'Maleficent' and Matterhorn MovieScreen Rant'Alice in Wonderland' production designer Robert Stromberg will helm Disney's 'Maleficent'. Meanwhile, music video helmer Brian Beletic will direct the studio's new (untitled) mountain climbing adventure. Two Disney-backed projects that were on the …Disney Grabs Two-Time Oscar Winner Robert Stromberg To Direct Angelina Jolie...
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Beletic to climb Disney’s mountain pic: Pic is not based on Matterhorn theme … – Chicago Tribune

January 7, 2012
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Beletic to climb Disney’s mountain pic: Pic is not based on Matterhorn theme … – Chicago Tribune

Comic Book Resources Beletic to climb Disney's mountain pic: Pic is not based on Matterhorn theme …Chicago TribuneBrian Beletic is ready to climb Disney's mountain climbing action-adventure. The musicvideo and commercials helmer has inked a deal to direct the pic for the Mouse House but isn't closely tied to its popular Matterhorn theme park...
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New Bobsleds Will Soon Race Down the Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

January 6, 2012
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New Bobsleds Will Soon Race Down the Matterhorn at Disneyland Park

On Monday, Jan. 9, the Matterhorn Bobsleds at Disneyland park will close so we can ready the iconic mountain for a new fleet of bobsleds. Featuring a new, sleek design, the vehicles will have three seats in each bobsled with two bobsleds linked together for a total of six guests. So get your last-minute...
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Brian Beletic to Direct Disney’s Matterhorn Movie – Collider.com

January 6, 2012
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Brian Beletic to Direct Disney’s Matterhorn Movie – Collider.com

Collider.com Brian Beletic to Direct Disney's Matterhorn MovieCollider.comLast summer we learned that Disney was prepping a feature film inspired by their popular Matterhorn ride (the one with the toboggans and snow). Now Deadline reports that commercials director Brian Beletic has been set to make his feature directorial …Beletic to climb Disney's mountain picVarietyall 2...
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Things You Might Not Know About the Matterhorn at Disneyland Resort

December 12, 2011
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Things You Might Not Know About the Matterhorn at Disneyland Resort

Winter is here, and some of you may be hearing the swish-swish of skis sliding down a snow-covered mountain – even if only in your head. Here at the Disneyland Resort, we’ve got our own mountain range, of course, which started with the Matterhorn. Here are some things you might not know about this...
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Disney set to make a Movie based on Matterhorn ride – AHN | All Headline News

July 1, 2011
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Disney set to make a Movie based on Matterhorn ride – AHN | All Headline News

ThirdAge Disney set to make a Movie based on Matterhorn rideAHN | All Headline NewsDisney is developing an adventure movie inspired by the Matterhorn ride with a working title of “The Hill”. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Jason Dean Hall is set to write the script with Justin Springer producing. The Matterhorn, which is...
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Disney’s Matterhorn Ride Getting The Movie Treatment! – PerezHilton.com

June 30, 2011
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Disney’s Matterhorn Ride Getting The Movie Treatment! – PerezHilton.com

abc7.com Disney's Matterhorn Ride Getting The Movie Treatment!PerezHilton.comDisney has just hired screenwriter Jason Dean Hall to pen the script for The Hill, an adventure movie based on Disneyland's Matterhorn ride. For those of you who haven't experienced the Matterhorn, it's a "toboggan-themed roller coaster," which …If It Ain't Broke: Disney To Make Another Movie...
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Disney Get The (Matter)Horn For Another Theme Park Movie ‘The Hill’ – Indie Wire (blog)

June 30, 2011
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Disney Get The (Matter)Horn For Another Theme Park Movie ‘The Hill’ – Indie Wire (blog)

Collider.com Disney Get The (Matter)Horn For Another Theme Park Movie 'The Hill'Indie Wire (blog)So, despite the underwhelming early attempts like “The Haunted Mansion” and “The Country Bears,” “Pirates of the Caribbean” being Disney's new crown jewel has caused them to put all kinds of ride-based pictures in development. …Disney prepping movie based on Matterhorn...
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Walt Disney Pictures to Develop Film Based on Matterhorn Ride – Latino Review

June 30, 2011
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Walt Disney Pictures to Develop Film Based on Matterhorn Ride – Latino Review

Hollywood Reporter Walt Disney Pictures to Develop Film Based on Matterhorn RideLatino ReviewBy Gig Patta on June 30, 2011 Walt Disney Pictures has hired Jason Dean Hall to write the script based on “The Matterhorn,” a feature amusement bob sled ride at Disneyland's Fantasyland section. Hall wrote the script for the 2009 indie film...
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Disney prepping movie based on Matterhorn ride

June 29, 2011
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LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – As its fourth “Pirates of the Caribbean” film races to the billion-dollar mark at the worldwide box office, Disney is developing an adventure movie based on another theme-park attraction. Disney – Yahoo! News Search Results Related Posts:Disney set to make a Movie based on Matterhorn ride – AHN |...
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