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by Cliffhanger
Mon Mar 25, 2013 10:13 am
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: Screams and Dreams Fan-Made DVD
Replies: 1
Views: 3709

Screams and Dreams Fan-Made DVD

Being a huge fan of Great America, I really enjoyed their documentary, Screams and Dreams. Unfortunately it doesn't seem like it will be on DVD any time soon. But thanks to sfgamfreek on YouTube, we have a recording of the film. Using source materials from "Great America Parks.com", I have put toget...
by Cliffhanger
Sun Aug 26, 2012 9:16 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: Placement of Whirlygig?
Replies: 3
Views: 4911

Placement of Whirlygig?

Was the "Whirlygig" always in Yukon Territory in front of what is now Batman? For some reason I remember as a kid going to the park and being surprized that it was there. I also remember it not being there when i went to Fright Fest as a kid. The circular cement pad was there, but behind the chain-l...
by Cliffhanger
Mon Aug 20, 2012 8:30 am
Forum: Rides
Topic: Sky Trek Tower Music FOUND!
Replies: 2
Views: 4615

Re: Sky Trek Tower Music FOUND!

A little update on the music used in the medley. Someone on facebook tracked down the exact songs that are featured in the clip. He says, "It's known as the Looney Tunes Medley with songs: I tawt I taw a puddy tat, Daffy's Rhapsody, Merrily We Roll along, The Road Runner Show theme song and the Loon...
by Cliffhanger
Sat Jul 14, 2012 4:42 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: Sky Trek Tower Music FOUND!
Replies: 2
Views: 4615

Sky Trek Tower Music FOUND!

So I have always loved Sky Trek Tower, its always the first and last ride I go on when I'm visiting the park. The music playing during the narration has been subject to many threads here on GAmParks. Some say that it is a clip from the front gate music, others say that its a medley of Looney Tunes t...
by Cliffhanger
Fri Jul 06, 2012 5:24 pm
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: Screams and Dreams Vol. 2 on Youtube
Replies: 2
Views: 4285

Screams and Dreams Vol. 2 on Youtube

I found a recording of the full Screams and Dreams Vol.2 posted by sfgamnfreek on youtube, here's the link, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFQSer1fwJQ&feature=plcp. Watching this, i found it kind of depressing how they kind of killed the name "Great America" in favor of "Six Flags" over time. I mean...
by Cliffhanger
Sat May 26, 2012 2:08 pm
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: Marriots Show costumes live on!
Replies: 1
Views: 4176

Marriots Show costumes live on!

Hello everyone! I just thought i would share a little bit of nostalgia with you all. Unfortunately, being a child of the 90's, I didn't get to experience the heyday of Marriots Great America. But nonetheless, i am fascinated with it. It seemed like such a cool place back then. I live in Zion, just a...