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Disney Is Finally Updating This Kinda Messed Up Part Of Its Pirates Of The Caribbean Ride

"We wants the redhead!" Don't worry, she stays.

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Pirates of the Caribbean is a great ride. It's a classic, and the last Disneyland attraction to actually be overseen by Walt Disney himself during construction.

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The ride first opened in 1967 and, well, that was a long time ago.

But fans of the famous redhead in this scene, DON'T WORRY, because she'll still be a part of the ride, just with a new role.

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As Kathy Mangum, SVP, Atlantic Region Executive, Walt Disney Imagineering, explained in a blog post, "You’ll even discover that a familiar character is playing a new role joining the pirates ranks and helping the local townspeople 'unload' their valuables at the Mercado auction. In the U.S., this famous redhead will appear in a similar scene at the Magic Kingdom Park and Disneyland park in 2018 following a previously scheduled refurbishment."

But, to be fair, this isn't the first time the ride has gone under an update, either.

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As the OC Register reported, some years ago a scene where the pirates chased women during the ride had been changed to have the pirates chasing women for food and also updated a scene to have one of the women chasing a pirate herself.

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Disney Is Finally Updating This Kinda Messed Up Part Of Its Pirates Of The Caribbean Ride

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