New Runaway Railway Sign Resembles Great Movie Ride

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Top Image Credit: @disnoahadvntrs / Bottom Image Credit: @DrewDisneyDude

Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway opened to Guests in 2020 in Disney’s Hollywood Studios, but just recently, Disney has installed another sign at the entrance, which closely resembles the old The Great Movie Ride sign.

Related: Watch Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway Run With No Effects

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In case you aren’t familiar, Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway is located inside the Chinese Theater at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. This new attraction replaced the extinct Disney attraction, The Great Movie Ride, which was also located within the Chinese Theater.

Now, Disney is bringing Guests some nostalgia as a new entrance sign installed at Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway closely resembles The Great Movie Ride.

Drew took to Twitter to share a photo of the new sign and mentions the close font resemblance to The Great Movie Ride:

New Runaway Railway standby entrance sign at Hollywood Studios is definitely a nod to The Great Movie Ride entrance sign!

Font is almost identical to The Great Movie Ride sign.

A little addition and detail but definitely cool (and great for the Cast Members).

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And, DisNoah’s Adventures also points out that the new sign is a “perfect match” of gold font that Disney used for Great Movie Ride as he shares a side by side photo comparing the two:

Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway just added a new sign! Perfect match of the Gold and the font as they used for The Great Movie Ride! Totally brings me in a vibe! I cannot wait to Ride Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway in June 2021!

Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway is a trackless theme park ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios that features effects and sounds like no other Disney attraction. This is the first-ever Disney theme park attraction that is based around Mickey Mouse himself! In case you haven’t yet had the chance to ride, Guests will enter the Chinese Theater, which will serve as “the magic portal”, they will instantly be fully emerged into Mickey’s Toontown.

Related: Cast Members Recreate The Great Movie Ride!

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Credit: Inside the Magic Kelly C.

The official description reads:

Burst into Mickey and Minnie’s World

The darling duo are taking a leisurely drive to a picnic in their sporty roadster—with Engineer Goofy’s train following merrily along. Plot twist—you get to go, too! Climb aboard a runaway railway and embark on a whirlwind ride through a world where the rules of physics don’t apply. Prepare for unexpected twists, slapstick gags and mind-boggling transformations at every turn, as Mickey and Minnie try to save the day.

There’s no telling where this train is heading! This is an adventure for Mickey and Minnie fans of all ages.

A First-of-Its-Kind Ride

Based on the recent award-winning Mickey Mouse cartoon shorts, Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway is the first ride at any Disney park that stars Mickey Mouse and friends.

Mickey and Minnies Runaway Railway
Credit: Disney

If you want to experience Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway for yourself, or see the new sign installed up close, be sure to start planning your Disney vacation today. Our friends at Academy Travel are here to help you plan every aspect of your vacation — From booking your Resort hotel to helping choose dining locations, they will ensure everything is set for you and your family. Get started with a free quote today. 

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