Trailer for movie based on NJ’s infamous Action Park released

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A trailer for a movie based on infamous New Jersey theme park Action Park was released Wednesday.

“Action Point” stars Johnny Knoxville and will debut in June. Knoxville plays the owner of the fictional park, who steps up the craziness due to local competition.

The movie is based on Action Park in Vernon. Action Park was notorious for being unsafe. At least 110 people were injure in just one summer.

Action Park closed in 1996 – but reopened as Mountain Creek in 1998.

Attempts to rebrand the park as Action Park again have failed.

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