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Six Flags Great America

Six Flags Great America is a Six Flags theme park in the Chicago metropolitan area, located in Gurnee, Illinois. [1]

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Aaron Eckhart

Aaron Edward Eckhart (born March 12, 1968) is an American film and stage actor.

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Alaska

Alaska is a U.S. state situated in the northwest extremity of the North American continent.

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Allan Herschell Company

The Allan Herschell Company historically was a company that specialized in the creation of amusement rides, particularly carousels and roller coasters.

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Alpine Bobsled

Alpine Bobsled is a steel bobsled roller coaster, made by Intamin.

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Ameri-Go-Round

The Ameri-Go-Round was an antique carousel at Six Flags Great America, USA.

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American Eagle (roller coaster)

American Eagle is a wooden racing roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America.

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Americana

Americana refers to artifacts, or a collection of artifacts, related to the history, geography, folklore and cultural heritage of the United States.

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Amusement park

An amusement park (sometimes referred to as a funfair) or theme park is a group of entertainment attractions, rides, and other events in a location for the enjoyment of large numbers of people.

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Anton Schwarzkopf

Anton Schwarzkopf (8 July 1924 – 30 July 2001) was a German engineer of amusement rides, and founder of the Schwarzkopf Industries Company, which built numerous amusement rides and large roller coasters for both amusement parks and travelling funfairs.

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Apocalypse (Six Flags America)

Apocalypse is a steel stand-up roller coaster located at Six Flags America in Prince George's County, Maryland.

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Arrow Dynamics

Arrow Dynamics was a roller coaster design and manufacturing company based in Clearfield, Utah, United States.

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Aurora, Ohio

Aurora is a city in Portage County, Ohio, United States.

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Bally Manufacturing

Bally Manufacturing, later renamed Bally Entertainment, was an American company that began as a pinball and slot machine manufacturer, and later expanded into casinos, video games, health clubs, and theme parks.

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Batman

Batman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.

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Batman: The Ride

Batman: The Ride is a steel inverted roller coaster found in Six Flags theme parks.

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Blazing Saddles

Blazing Saddles is a 1974 satirical Western comedy film directed by Mel Brooks.

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Bob Denver

Robert Osbourne "Bob" Denver (January 9, 1935 – September 2, 2005) was an American comedic actor.

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Bob Keeshan

Robert James "Bob" Keeshan (June 27, 1927 – January 23, 2004) was an American television producer and actor.

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Bobsled roller coaster

A bobsled roller coaster is the generic name given to any roller coaster that uses a track design that is essentially a "pipe" with the top half removed and has cars that are sent down this pipe in a freewheeling mode.

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Bolliger & Mabillard

Bolliger & Mabillard, abbreviated B&M and formally known as Bolliger & Mabillard Consulting Engineers Inc., is a roller coaster design consultancy based in Monthey, Switzerland.

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Bugs Bunny

Bugs Bunny is an animated cartoon character, created by the staff of Leon Schlesinger Productions (later Warner Bros. Cartoons) and voiced originally by the "Man of a Thousand Voices," Mel Blanc.

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Bumper cars

Bumper cars (US English) or dodgems (British English) is the generic name for a type of flat ride consisting of several small electric cars which draw power from the floor and/or ceiling, and which are turned on and off remotely by an operator.

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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid is a 1969 American Western film directed by George Roy Hill and written by William Goldman (who won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for the film).

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Cajun Cliffhanger

The Cajun Cliffhanger was a rotor-type amusement ride at Six Flags Great America.

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California

California is a state located on the West Coast of the United States.

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California's Great America

California's Great America is a amusement park located in Santa Clara, California.

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Canada

Canada is a country, consisting of ten provinces and three territories, in the northern part of the continent of North America.

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Captain Kangaroo

Captain Kangaroo is an American children's television series that aired weekday mornings on the American television network CBS for nearly 30 years, from October 3, 1955 until December 8, 1984, making it the longest-running nationally broadcast children's television program of its day.

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Carousel

A carousel (American English: from French carrousel and Italian carosello), roundabout (British English), or merry-go-round, is an amusement ride consisting of a rotating circular platform with seats for riders.

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Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the Turner Broadcasting System division of Time Warner.

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Cedar Fair

Cedar Fair, L.P., doing business as the Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, is a publicly traded partnership headquartered at its Cedar Point amusement park in Sandusky, Ohio.

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Cedar Point

Cedar Point is a amusement park located on a Lake Erie peninsula in Sandusky, Ohio.

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Chance Rides

Chance Rides Manufacturing is a roller coaster and amusement ride manufacturer.

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Chicago

Chicago is the third most populous city in the United States.

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Chicago metropolitan area

The Chicago metropolitan area, or Chicagoland, is the metropolitan area associated with the city of Chicago, Illinois, and its suburbs.

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Chief executive officer

A chief executive officer (CEO in American English) or managing director (MD in British English) describes the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, or administrator in charge of managing a non-profit or for-profit organization.

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Cold Stone Creamery

Cold Stone Creamery is an American-based ice cream parlor chain.

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Columbia Carousel

Columbia Carousel (known as Carousel Columbia at California's Great America) is a pair of double-decked carousels at Six Flags Great America and at California's Great America (the parks were built by the Marriott hotel chain as sister properties but later sold to separate owners).

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Condor (ride)

The Condor is the trade name of an amusement ride sold by HUSS of Bremen, Germany.

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Coney Island Cyclone

The Coney Island Cyclone (better known as simply the Cyclone) is a historic wooden roller coaster that opened on June 26, 1927, in the Coney Island section of Brooklyn, New York City.

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Daniel Snyder

Daniel Marc Snyder (born November 23, 1964) is an American businessman who is the current owner of the Washington Redskins American football team and primary investor in Red Zebra Broadcasting, which is home to the Redskins Radio ESPN.

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Davy Jones' Locker

Davy Jones' Locker, also Davy Jones's Locker, is an idiom for the bottom of the sea: the state of death among drowned sailors and shipwrecks.

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Demon (roller coaster)

Demon is a multi-looping roller coaster at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois in the Chicago area and California's Great America in Santa Clara, California.

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Dhoom 3

Dhoom 3 (English: Blast 3, also abbreviated and known as D:3 and D3) is a 2013 Indian action thriller film, written and directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya and produced by Aditya Chopra.

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Dinner: Impossible

Dinner: Impossible is an American television program broadcast by the Food Network.

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Eli Bridge Company

Eli Bridge Company is a family owned amusement ride manufacturer headquartered in Jacksonville, Illinois, U.S.

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Enterprise (ride)

The Enterprise is an amusement ride, manufactured primarily by HUSS Park Attractions and TECHNO PRODUCTIONS in 1972.

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ESPN

ESPN (originally an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network) is a U.S.-based global cable and satellite television channel owned by ESPN Inc., a joint venture between The Walt Disney Company (which operates the network) and the Hearst Corporation (which owns a 20% minority share).

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F Troop

F Troop is a satirical American television sitcom about U.S. soldiers and American Indians in the Wild West during the 1860s that originally aired for two seasons on ABC-TV.

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Facebook

Facebook is an online social networking service headquartered in Menlo Park, California.

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Fast food

Fast food is the term given to food that is prepared and served very quickly, first popularized in the 1950s in the United States.

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Fax

Fax (short for facsimile), sometimes called telecopying or telefax, is the telephonic transmission of scanned printed material (both text and images), normally to a telephone number connected to a printer or other output device.

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Ferris wheel

A Ferris wheel, named after George Washington Gale Ferris, Jr., (sometimes called a big wheel, observation wheel, or, in the case of the very tallest examples, giant wheel) is a nonbuilding structure consisting of a rotating upright wheel with multiple passenger-carrying components (commonly referred to as passenger cars, cabins, capsules, gondolas, or pods) attached to the rim in such a way that as the wheel turns, they are kept upright, usually by gravity.

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Firehawk (roller coaster)

Firehawk is a steel flying roller coaster built by Vekoma at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio.

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Flash (comics)

The Flash is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.

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Flashback (Six Flags Magic Mountain)

Flashback was a steel roller coaster made by Intamin of Switzerland.

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Flying roller coaster

A flying roller coaster is a type of roller coaster meant to simulate the sensations of flight by harnessing riders in a prone position during the duration of the ride.

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French Quarter

The French Quarter, also known as the Vieux Carré, is the oldest neighborhood in the city of New Orleans.

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Geauga Lake

Geauga Lake (previously named Six Flags Worlds of Adventure and Six Flags Ohio) was an amusement park located in Bainbridge Township and Aurora, Ohio, United States, founded in 1887.

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Giant Inverted Boomerang

A Giant Inverted Boomerang is a type of steel shuttle roller coaster manufactured by Vekoma.

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Gilligan's Island

Gilligan's Island is an American sitcom created and produced by Sherwood Schwartz via United Artists Television.

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Glow in the Park Parade

The Glow in the Park Parade is a parade that takes place every night during the summer months at Six Flags Mexico.

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Goliath (Six Flags Great America)

Goliath is a wooden roller coaster at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois.

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Gondola lift

A gondola lift, as opposed to a cable car, is a type of aerial lift which is supported and propelled by cables from above.

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Great Escape (amusement park)

Great Escape (sometimes referred to as Six Flags Great Escape) is an amusement and water park owned and operated by Six Flags Entertainment Corp. It is located approximately north of Albany, in Queensbury, New York, but is advertised as being in Lake George, New York, a popular tourist and vacation spot nearby.

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Green Lantern (Six Flags Great Adventure)

Green Lantern is a steel stand-up roller coaster located at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson Township, New Jersey.

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Gulf Coaster

The Gulf Coaster was a small children's roller coaster that was built for both the Great America parks.

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Gurnee, Illinois

Gurnee is a village in Lake County, Illinois, United States.

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Gyro tower

A gyro tower, or panoramic tower, is an evolution of the observation tower with a vertical moving platform.

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HUSS Park Attractions

HUSS Park Attractions is a company that specializes in developing and manufacturing amusement rides at a factory in Budapest, Hungary.

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Hypercoaster

A hypercoaster is any roller coaster with a height or drop measuring greater than.

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IgNight — Grand Finale

igNIGHT — Grand Finale, often called igNIGHT, is a nighttime show performed nightly at Six Flags Great America amusement park in Gurnee, Illinois, United States.

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Illinois Route 21

Illinois Route 21 is an arterial north–south state highway in northeastern Illinois.

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IMAX

IMAX (an acronym for Image MAXimum) is a motion picture film format and a set of cinema projection standards created by the Canadian company IMAX Corporation and developed by Graeme Ferguson, Roman Kroitor, Robert Kerr, and William C. Shaw.

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Initial public offering

Initial public offering (IPO) or stock market launch is a type of public offering in which shares of stock in a company usually are sold to institutional investors that in turn, sell to the general public, on a securities exchange, for the first time.

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Intamin

Intamin Worldwide is a designing and manufacturing company in Wollerau, Switzerland.

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Interstate 94

Interstate 94 (I-94) is the northernmost east–west Interstate Highway connecting the Great Lakes and Intermountain regions of the United States.

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Inverted roller coaster

An inverted roller coaster is a roller coaster in which the train runs under the track with the seats directly attached to the wheel carriage.

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Jim Reid-Anderson

Jim Reid-Anderson (born 12 April 1959) is the Chairman, President & CEO of Six Flags and was previously a healthcare adviser to both Apollo and the managing board of Siemens AG, a worldwide manufacturer and supplier of electronics and electrical engineering in the industrial, energy and healthcare sectors.

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Joker (comics)

The Joker is a fictional supervillain created by Bill Finger, Bob Kane, and Jerry Robinson that first appeared in the debut issue of the comic book Batman (April 25, 1940) published by DC Comics.

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Justice League: Battle for Metropolis

Justice League: Battle for Metropolis is an Interactive Dark Ride located at two Six Flags theme parks in the United States.

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Kentucky Kingdom

Kentucky Kingdom (formerly known as Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom) is an amusement park in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Kiddieland Amusement Park

Kiddieland Amusement Park, was an amusement park located just west of Chicago at the corner of North Avenue and First Avenue in Melrose Park, Illinois.

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Kidzopolis

KIDZOPOLIS is a themed kid's area with various rides at several Six Flags amusement parks.

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Lake County, Illinois

Lake County is a county in the northeastern corner of the U.S. state of Illinois.

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Launched roller coaster

The launched roller coaster is a modern form of roller coaster which has increased in use in the last decade.

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Lisa Hartman Black

Lisa Hartman Black (born June 1, 1956) is an American actress and singer.

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List of former Six Flags Great America attractions

This is a list of rides, attractions and themes from Six Flags Great America that no longer operate in the park.

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Little Dipper (Six Flags Great America)

Little Dipper is a wooden roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois.

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Log flume (ride)

Log flumes (colloquially known as log rides) are amusement rides consisting of a water flume and artificial hollow logs or boats.

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Logging

Logging is the cutting, skidding, on-site processing, and loading of trees or logs onto trucks or skeleton cars.

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Looney Tunes

Looney Tunes is an American animated series of comedy short films produced by Warner Bros. from 1930 to 1969 during the golden age of American animation, alongside its sister series Merrie Melodies.

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Looping Starship

The Looping Starship is an amusement ride manufactured by Intamin of Switzerland.

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Louisiana–Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns

Louisiana–Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns, often referred to by the nickname Louisiana or Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns, are the athletic teams of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

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Louisville, Kentucky

Louisville (generally pronounced or by natives, and by others) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 30th-most populous city in the United States.

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Mack Rides

Mack Rides GmbH & Co KG, also known simply as Mack Rides is a German company that designs and constructs amusement rides.

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Magnum XL-200

The Magnum XL-200, also known as just Magnum, is a steel roller coaster built by Arrow Dynamics at Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio.

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Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras, also called Shrove Tuesday, or Fat Tuesday, in English, refers to events of the Carnival celebrations, beginning on or after the Christian feasts of the Epiphany (Three King's Day) and culminating on the day before Ash Wednesday.

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Mark Shapiro (media executive)

Mark Shapiro is an American television and media executive.

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Marriott Corporation

Marriott Corporation was a hospitality company that operated from 1927 until 1993, founded originally by J. Willard Marriott and Frank Kimball as Hot Shoppes, Inc. In 1957, Marriott Corporation opened its first hotel in Arlington County, Virginia, United States as the Twin Bridges Motor Hotel (demolished 1990).

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Maverick (film)

Maverick is a 1994 Western comedy film directed by Richard Donner and written by William Goldman, based on the 1950s television series of the same name created by Roy Huggins.

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Melrose Park, Illinois

Melrose Park is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States.

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Motion simulator

A motion simulator or motion platform is a mechanism that encapsulates occupants and creates the effect/feelings of being in a moving vehicle.

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Mystery Machine

The Mystery Machine is the fictional van driven by cartoon character Fred Jones and his friends – Shaggy Rogers, Daphne Blake, Velma Dinkley and their iconic canine companion Scooby-Doo.

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Narrow-gauge railway

A narrow-gauge railway (or narrow-gauge railroad) is a railway with a track gauge narrower than the of standard gauge railways.

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New England

New England is a region which comprises six states of the Northeastern United States: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

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New York

New York is a state in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.

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Papa John's Pizza

Papa John's Pizza is an American restaurant company.

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Paramount Parks

Paramount Parks was an operator of theme parks and attractions, which annually attracted about 13 million patrons.

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Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters

Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters is one of the oldest existing roller coaster manufacturing companies in the world.

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Placer mining

Placer mining is the mining of stream bed (alluvial) deposits for minerals.

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ProSlide Technology

ProSlide Technology is a Canadian manufacturer of water rides and water park resorts.

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Raging Bull (roller coaster)

Raging Bull is a steel roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois.

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Richie Rich (film)

Richie Rich (sometimes stylized Ri¢hie Ri¢h) is a 1994 American live-action film adaptation of the Harvey Comics comic book character of the same name, directed by Donald Petrie, and starring Macaulay Culkin as the title character.

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Ride Entertainment Group

Ride Entertainment is one of the entertainment industry’s most diverse and fastest-growing companies.

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River rapids ride

A river rapids ride (or river rafting ride) is an amusement ride that simulates whitewater rafting.

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Roaring Rapids

Roaring Rapids is a river rapids ride located at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, California, Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, Texas and Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois.

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Rocky Mountain Construction

Rocky Mountain Construction is a manufacturing and construction company based in Hayden, Idaho, United States.

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Roller coaster

A roller coaster is an amusement ride developed for amusement parks and modern theme parks.

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Roller coaster elements

Roller coaster elements are the individual parts of roller coaster design and operation, such as a track, hill, loop, or turn.

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Sally Corporation

Sally Corporation is a dark ride and animatronic manufacturing company based in Jacksonville, Florida, USA.

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Santa Clara, California

Santa Clara, officially the City of Santa Clara, is a city in Santa Clara County, California, named after the Spanish mission that was established there in 1777.

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Scooby-Doo

Scooby-Doo is an American animated cartoon franchise, comprising several animated television series produced from 1969 to the present day.

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Shockwave (Six Flags Great America)

Shockwave (sometimes written as ShockWave or Shock Wave) was a large roller coaster manufactured by Arrow Dynamics at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois.

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Shuttle Loop

A Shuttle Loop is a type of steel launched shuttle roller coaster designed by Reinhold Spieldiener of Intamin and manufactured by Anton Schwarzkopf.

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Silverwood Theme Park

Silverwood Theme Park is an amusement park located in northern Idaho, United States, near the town of Coeur d'Alene, approximately 47 miles from Spokane, Washington on U.S. Route 95.

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Six Flags

Six Flags Entertainment Corp. is the world's largest amusement park corporation based on number of properties in Mexico, the United States, and Canada, and the fifth-most popular in terms of attendance.

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Six Flags America

Six Flags America is a theme park located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

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Six Flags AstroWorld

Six Flags AstroWorld was a seasonally-operated theme park located on approximately of land (later expanded to over) between Kirby Drive and Fannin Avenue, directly south of Loop 610 in Houston, USA.

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Six Flags Great Adventure

Six Flags Great Adventure is an amusement park located in Jackson, New Jersey, owned by Six Flags Entertainment Corp. Situated between New York City and Philadelphia, the park complex also contains the Hurricane Harbor water park.

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Six Flags Great America

Six Flags Great America is a Six Flags theme park in the Chicago metropolitan area, located in Gurnee, Illinois.

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Six Flags Hurricane Harbor

Hurricane Harbor is the name of a chain of water parks that are part of the Six Flags amusement park chain.

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Six Flags Magic Mountain

Six Flags Magic Mountain is a theme park located in Valencia, California, north of Los Angeles.

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Six Flags Over Georgia

Six Flags Over Georgia (est. 1967) is a theme park located west of Atlanta in Cobb County, Georgia, United States.

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Six Flags Over Texas

Six Flags Over Texas is a 212-acre (86 ha) theme park located in Arlington, Texas, east of Fort Worth and about 15 miles (24 km) west of Dallas.

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Skateboard

A skateboard is a type of sports equipment used primarily for the activity of skateboarding.

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Sky Whirl

Sky Whirl was the name of two Triple Tree Wheel amusement rides that debuted at the California's Great America (in Santa Clara, California), and Six Flags Great America (in Gurnee, Illinois), amusement parks in 1976.

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Skycoaster

Skycoaster (most commonly named RipCord or Xtreme SkyFlyer at Cedar Fair-owned parks) is an amusement park ride, produced and managed by Skycoaster, Inc., owned division of Ride Entertainment Group.

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Space Shuttle America

Space Shuttle America (also known as Space Shuttle America - The Next Century) was a motion simulator ride at the Six Flags Great America theme park in Gurnee, Illinois, that opened in 1994.

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Spacely's Sprocket Rockets

Spacely's Sprocket Rockets is a steel roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois.

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Stand-up roller coaster

A stand-up roller coaster is a roller coaster designed to have the passengers stand through the course of the ride.

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Standing but not operating

Standing but not operating (often abbreviated SBNO) refers to an amusement park or amusement ride that still exists but is no longer operating.

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Stargate games

Stargate games are inspired by the ''Stargate'' franchise, which started with the 1994 film, Stargate directed by Roland Emmerich.

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Superman: Ultimate Flight

Superman: Ultimate Flight is a steel flying roller coaster designed by Bolliger & Mabillard.

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Swing ride

The swing ride or chair swing ride (sometimes called a swing carousel, wave swinger, yo-yo, Chair-O-Planes or swinger) is a fairground ride that is a variation on the carousel in which the chairs are suspended from the rotating top of the carousel.

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The Dark Knight (film)

The Dark Knight is a 2008 superhero film directed, produced, and co-written by Christopher Nolan.

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The Dark Knight Coaster

The Dark Knight Coaster is the name of three enclosed steel roller coasters that are currently operating at Six Flags Great Adventure, Six Flags Great America and Six Flags México.

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The Flintstones

The Flintstones is an animated, prime-time American television sitcom that was broadcast from September 30, 1960 to April 1, 1966, on ABC.

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The Jetsons

The Jetsons is an American animated sitcom produced by Hanna-Barbera, originally airing in primetime from September 23, 1962, to March 17, 1963, then later in syndication, with new episodes in 1985 to 1987 as part of The Funtastic World of Hanna-Barbera block.

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The Wiggles

The Wiggles are an Australian children's music group formed in Sydney, New South Wales, in 1991.

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The Young and the Restless

The Young and the Restless (often abbreviated as Y&R) is an American television soap opera created by William J. Bell and Lee Phillip Bell for CBS.

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Time Warner

Time Warner Inc. (TWI, formerly AOL Time Warner, stylized as TimeWarner since 2003) is an American multinational media corporation headquartered in the Time Warner Center in New York City.

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Tony Hawk

Anthony Frank "Tony" Hawk (born May 12, 1968), nicknamed "The Birdman", is an American former professional skateboarder and actor.

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Top Spin (ride)

The Top Spin is a thrill ride developed by HUSS Park Attractions, and is the generic name for a series of rides from other manufacturers that follow the same principle.

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Tri-State Tollway

The Tri-State Tollway is a U.S. toll road maintained by the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority (ISTHA) in northeastern Illinois which is considered one of the most heavily traveled highways in the country (according to the IBTTA, the tollway is the nation's 4th busiest toll road).

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Troika (ride)

The Troika is an amusement park ride designed and manufactured by HUSS Park Attractions in the mid-1970s.

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Twist (ride)

The Twist or Twister is an amusement ride in which suspended riders spinning in cars experience centrifugal force, while spinning along two separate axes.

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United States Bicentennial

The United States Bicentennial was a series of celebrations and observances during the mid-1970s that paid tribute to the historical events leading up to the creation of the United States of America as an independent republic.

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Vekoma

Vekoma Rides Manufacturing is a Dutch amusement ride manufacturer.

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Vertical Velocity (roller coaster)

Vertical Velocity (V2) is an inverted steel roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois.

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Viper (Six Flags Great America)

Viper is a wooden roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, which opened in 1995.

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Warner Bros.

Warner Bros.

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Water park

A water park or waterpark is an amusement park that features water play areas, such as water slides, splash pads, spraygrounds (water playgrounds), lazy rivers, or other recreational bathing, swimming, and barefooting environments.

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Wesray Capital Corporation

Wesray Capital Corporation was an early private equity firm focusing on leveraged buyout investments.

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Whizzer (roller coaster)

Whizzer is an Anton Schwarzkopf Speedracer roller coaster located at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois.

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Wild Mouse roller coaster

A Wild Mouse roller coaster (also Mad Mouse or Crazy Mouse) is a type of roller coaster characterized by small cars that seat four people or fewer and ride on top of the track, taking tight, flat turns (without banking) at modest speeds, yet producing high lateral G-forces.

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Wildwater Kingdom (Aurora, Ohio)

Wildwater Kingdom is a water park located near Cleveland in Aurora, Ohio, United States.

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Wing Coaster

A Wing Coaster is a type of steel roller coaster manufactured by Bolliger & Mabillard where pairs of riders sit on either side of a roller coaster track in which nothing is above or below the riders.

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X-Flight (Six Flags Great America)

X-Flight is a steel roller coaster in the Country Fair section of Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois.

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Yogi Bear

Yogi Bear is a cartoon character who has appeared in numerous comic books, animated television shows and films.

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Yukon

Yukon (also commonly called the Yukon) is the westernmost and smallest of Canada's three federal territories.

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Zamperla

Zamperla is a design and manufacturing company in Vicenza, Italy.

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Zierer

Zierer is a German company located close to Deggendorf.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Six_Flags_Great_America

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