Author and 'Spider-Man 2' scribe Michael Chabon has just been tasked with writing 'Magic Kingdom.' He will replace Ron Moore, who wrote the initial draft of the film but eventually dropped out. The movie centers around famous attractions and characters in Disney's flagship theme park coming to life. Set to direct is Jon Favreau, whose 'Cowboys & Aliens' will be released on July 29.

While a movie that explores the wonderful world of the Magic Kingdom sounds like a childhood dream come true, that's nothing compared to what Favreau has been doing to prepare for the flick.

Hit the jump to see the fun things Favreau's 'Magic Kingdom' research entails.
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