Universal Orlando Movies and TV Shows and the Rides They Inspired

A visit to the Universal Orlando theme parks is a trip into the realm of some of the world’s most iconic movies and TV shows. Here are all the movies and TV shows that you’ll encounter when you visit Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure.

Universal Orlando Movies and TV Shows

I’ve included Amazon links so you can click through to order or stream a movie. These are affiliate links which support the content you find here on goinformed.net – you can find out more about that here. Watching the movies that inspired the rides is a great way to get ready for your Universal Orlando vacation. 

The attraction names are links too – click them to see the official information for that attraction on Universal’s website.

 

American Graffiti

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: American Graffiti

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: American Graffiti

 

Not a Ride, A Restaurant: Mel’s Drive-In at Universal Studios Florida

Get American Graffiti on Amazon

 

Blues Brothers

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: Blues Brothers

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: Blues Brothers

 

Entertainment: Blues Brothers Show at Universal Studios Florida

Get The Blues Brothers on Amazon

 

Despicable Me

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: Despicable Me

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: Despicable Me

 

Ride: Despicable Me Minion Mayhem at Universal Studios Florida

Also: Despicable Me Minion Suites at Universal’s Portofino Bay Hotel

Get Despicable Me on Amazon

Get Despicable Me 2 on Amazon

Get the Minions movie on Amazon

 

ET

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: ET

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: ET

 

Ride: ET Adventure at Universal Studios Florida

Get ET on Amazon

 

Fantastic Four

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: Fantastic Four

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: Fantastic Four

 

Ride: Doctor Doom’s Fearfall at Universal Islands of Adventure

Get Fantastic Four on Amazon

 

The Fast and the Furious

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: Fast and Furious

Universal Orlando Movie Ride Inspiration: Fast and Furious

 

Ride: Fast and Furious – Supercharged (coming 2018) at Universal Studios Florida

Get the Fast and Furious Movies on Amazon

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