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Dec 11, 2014, 11:00 ET

Universal CityWalk Rings in 2015 with Special "New Year's Eve Movie Night" Celebration at the AMC Theatres, Featuring Five of Universal's Most Iconic Films Back on the Silver Screen

The countdown to 2015 begins with Universal CityWalk's all-new "New Year's Eve Movie Night" celebration at the CityWalk AMC Theatres, featuring...

Sep 04, 2014, 15:01 ET
Universal Studios Hollywood Announces 2014 "Eyegore Award" Recipients Honoring Top Achievements in the Horror Genre as Theme Park Celebrates Opening Night for Halloween Horror Nights, Friday, September 19 (PRNewsFoto/Universal Studios Hollywood)

Universal Studios Hollywood Announces 2014 "Eyegore Award" Recipients Honoring Top Achievements in the Horror Genre as Theme Park Celebrates Opening Night for Halloween Horror Nights, Friday, September 19

 Universal Studios Hollywood sets the stage for the eagerly-awaited arrival of Halloween Horror Nights on Friday, September 19, with the annual...

Aug 19, 2014, 12:00 ET
Aug 11, 2014, 12:00 ET
"AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON" TAKES A BITE OUT OF "HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS" AT UNIVERSAL STUDIOS HOLLYWOOD IN AN ALL-NEW SINISTER MAZE INSPIRED BY UNIVERSAL PICTURES' ACADEMY AWARD WINNING FILM. (PRNewsFoto/Universal Studios Hollywood)

"An American Werewolf in London" Takes A Bite Out Of "Halloween Horror Nights" at Universal Studios Hollywood In An All-New Sinister Maze Inspired By Universal Pictures' Academy Award Winning Film

 Universal Pictures' Academy Award®-winning and genre-defining film, An American Werewolf in London, written and directed by John Landis,...

Aug 07, 2014, 12:00 ET
UNIVERSAL STUDIOS HOLLYWOOD AND UNIVERSAL ORLANDO RESORT SINK THEIR TEETH INTO "DRACULA UNTOLD," A TERRIFYING NEW "HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS" MAZE INSPIRED BY UNIVERSAL PICTURES' UPCOMING EPIC ACTION-ADVENTURE. (PRNewsFoto/Universal Studios Hollywood)

Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort Sink Their Teeth into "Dracula Untold," a Terrifying New "Halloween Horror Nights" Maze Inspired By Universal Pictures' Upcoming Epic Action-Adventure

 Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort breathe new life into history's most notorious vampire, Vlad Tepes, the real life...

Aug 05, 2014, 12:30 ET
In collaboration with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood are putting "Halloween Horror Nights'" guests in the middle of an epic and primal war between the universe's most deadly species in an all-new, horrifying maze inspired by the cult sci-fi franchise AVP: Alien vs. Predator, beginning Friday, September 19, 2014. (C) 2014 Universal Orlando Resort. All rights reserved. (PRNewsFoto/Universal Orlando Resort)

For The First Time Ever, The Epic Battle of "AVP: Alien vs. Predator" Becomes Reality at Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood's 'Halloween Horror Nights'

 In collaboration with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood are putting "Halloween...

Jul 22, 2014, 12:00 ET
UNIVERSAL STUDIOS HOLLYWOOD AND UNIVERSAL ORLANDO RESORT ANNOUNCE THE COMMENCEMENT OF "THE PURGE: ANARCHY," A NEW "HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS" SCAREZONE INSPIRED BY UNIVERSAL PICTURES' DISTURBING NEW THRILLER (PRNewsFoto/Universal Studios Hollywood)

Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort Announce the Commencement of "The Purge: Anarchy," a New "Halloween Horror Nights" ScareZone Inspired by Universal Pictures' Disturbing New Thriller

 As the gates to "Halloween Horror Nights" open, so too does the annual Purge begin at Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort...

Jul 14, 2014, 12:00 ET
Apr 11, 2014, 14:15 ET

Universal Studios Hollywood Premieres "Despicable Me Minion Mayhem," an Immersive 3D Ultra-HD Digital Animation Adventure, and "Super Silly Fun Land," an Imaginative and Interactive Play Zone

"Despicable Me Minion Mayhem," an original 3D Ultra-HD adventure, and "Super Silly Fun Land," an immersive carnival setting – both based on...

Apr 09, 2014, 09:30 ET

Universal Studios Hollywood Makes Unprecedented Investment in Epic Theme Park Transformation, Dramatically Altering Footprint to Reimagine Destination with Innovative Thrill Rides and Immersive Lands

 Reaffirming its position as the #1 tourist destination in Los Angeles with one of the most progressive and exciting theme park experiences...

Dec 18, 2013, 14:09 ET
Nov 27, 2013, 16:21 ET
Nov 18, 2013, 15:27 ET
Universal Studios Hollywood celebrates 'Grinchmas' as The Entertainment Capital of L.A. welcomes the arrival of the 'Wholiday' Season, beginning Thanksgiving Day.  (PRNewsFoto/Universal Studios Hollywood)

Universal Studios Hollywood Celebrates 'Grinchmas' as The Entertainment Capital of L.A. Welcomes the Arrival of the 'Wholiday' Season, Beginning Thanksgiving Day

The Grinch is set to deck the halls at Universal Studios HollywoodSM as "Grinchmas" returns to The Entertainment Capital of L.A.SM with...

Sep 05, 2013, 14:27 ET

'VIP Experience: The Insidious Experiment' Takes Universal Studios Hollywood Guests on a Mind-Bending Paranormal Investigation of Restricted Movie Production Backlot Locations

A deadly evening of paranormal activity awaits "Halloween Horror Nights" guests in Universal Studios Hollywood's exclusive "VIP Experience: ...

Aug 29, 2013, 18:44 ET
"Extra" Moves to New Headquarters at Universal Studios Hollywood, Beginning Monday, September 9th. Hosts Mario Lopez and Maria Menounos to Broadcast Daily Entertainment Magazine Show In Front of a Live Audience at Universal Studios Hollywood, The Entertainment Capital of L.A.  (PRNewsFoto/Universal Studios Hollywood)

"Extra" Moves To New Headquarters At Universal Studios Hollywood, Beginning Monday, September 9th

 "Extra," the second longest running entertainment newsmagazine in syndication, will kick off its 20th season from its new home at Universal...