General Information

Location: At the far back right of Hollywood Pictures Backlot.

Date Opened: 5/5/2004

# of Ride Units: 3 elevator shafts with 2 elevators per shaft.

Ride Capacity: 21 people per elevator.

Restraint Method: Seatbelt

Ticket Rating: E Ticket

Ride Photo: Yes


Time Commitment

Open/Close: Opens and closes with the park.

Wait Times: Around 30-45 minutes but on busy days it can shoot well beyond an hour. FastPass is strongly recommended.

Length of Ride: 4 minutes

FastPass: Yes

Single Rider: No

Queue Description: The queue is strongly themed. The exterior queue is in the garden area of the Hollywood Tower Hotel, and then goes inside into a 1930s luxury hotel lobby and other rooms.

Access Information

Health Restriction: The ride goes through sudden drops and changes of direction. Guests with heart, back, neck, or other conditions that could be exacerbated should not ride. Pregnant women should consider not riding. Guests with a fear of heights may want to consider not riding.

Ride Access: The queue is wheelchair accessible but the ride itself is not.

Wheelchair Transfer: It will be necessary to transfer from your wheelchair or ECV into one of the seats inside the elevator. Your wheelchair will be waiting for you at the exit from the elevator.

Service Animals: No

Audio: Audio is used through the ride. Assistive listening devices are available.

Weight and Size Issues: There is plenty of leg room between rows and the seats are good sized. Large guests, however, may find the seats a bit tight.

Parenting Information

Height Restriction: 40" (102 cm.)

Child Swap: Ask the cast member at the entrance to the queue for a rider switch pass. When the rest of your party exits the attraction, two people may return through the Fast Pass entrance.

Other Issues: The pre-ride show may get a little spooky for younger riders. The ride has several free-fall moments and you may experience stomach discomfort.