Walter Elias Disney – Founder
– During a 43-year Hollywood career, which spanned the development of the motion picture medium as a modern American art, Walter Elias Disney, a modern Aesop, established himself and his product as a genuine part of Americana. David Low, the late British political cartoonist, called Disney
The Twilight Zone
– Haunted hotel full of spooky secrets Mickey Checks Into The Hollywood Hotel: There are several “Hidden Mickeys” tucked away in the deserted hotel. During the opening scene in the library, look for the little girl getting on the elevator — she’s holding a vintage Mickey Mouse doll. Also, quick-eyed thrill seekers will spot a Mickey ...
Disney Motion Pictures Have Been Popping Off Screens In Spellbinding 3-D for 50 Years
– SYM-FUNNY OF CHARACTERS — “Mickey’s PhilharMagic,” a spectacular new attraction at Magic Kingdom, features classic Disney characters in computer-generated 3-D imagery. While Donald mischievously tries to capture Mickey’s Sorcerer’s hat and take control of the PhilharMagic Orchestra, guests are immersed in music and scenes from classic Disney films such as “Beauty and the Beast,” “Aladdin,” ...
Disney’s BoardWalk Architecture Recalls a Golden Era of American Styles
– LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Time was, families gathered at Atlantic beach towns to stroll the boardwalks in search of entertainment. That was just about a century ago, in the golden era of amusement parks, when Ferris wheels and carousels were set out on vast piers protruding into the Atlantic Ocean. It was a giddy, ...
Himalayan Village an Architectural Wonder That Welcomes Expedition Everest Adventurers
– NEW DISNEY WORLD ATTRACTION UNLEASHES AN AVALANCHE OF THRILLS — Disney Mountain Range on Horizon — Joe Rohde, vice president/executive designer, Walt Disney Imagineering, works with the model of Expedition Everest, a family thrill adventure under construction in Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park in Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Rohde’s travels ...
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Walt Disney: Quote . . . Unquote
– WALT DISNEY — (Permission is hereby granted to intended addressee magazine and newspaper to reproduce this picture for addressee’s editorial news use only. Copyright 2001, THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY.) 289-926 WALT DISNEY — Walt Disney was an entertainment pioneer, introducing families to groundbreaking cartoons, feature films, theme parks and more. Most everyone knows when he ...
Did You Know? Fun Facts About Walt Disney
– Walt Disney was an entertainment pioneer, introducing families to
groundbreaking cartoons, feature films, theme parks and more. Most
everyone knows when he was born (in Chicago on Dec. 5, 1901), his
first motion picture (a 1928 short titled "Steamboat Willie") and
his other landmark family-entertainment ventures ("The Mickey Mouse
Club," "Davy Crockett" and "The Wonderful World of Disney").