Disney History Institute Podcast (general)

How global politics played a role in which international pavilions were--and were not--built at EPCOT.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

A few opportunities to visit backstage areas at Disney's Animal Kingdom and the Animal Kingdom Lodge.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

What's the future for Disney World now that the State of Florida has dissolved the special Disney Improvement district?

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Direct download: DHI_Updates_for_May_2022_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, The Jungle Book, and The Tiki Room. Part Twelve.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, The Jungle Book, and The Tiki Room. Part Eleven.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, The Jungle Book, and The Tiki Room. Part Ten.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, The Jungle Book, and The Tiki Room. Part Nine.

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A detailed story of the current troubles inside the Disney Company.

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Direct download: DHI_Updates_for_April_2022_-_Chapek_iTunes_April_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:40am PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, The Jungle Book, and The Tiki Room. Part Eight.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, The Jungle Book, and The Tiki Room. Part Seven.

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Direct download: DHI_Becoming_the_Shermans_-_Part_Seven_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, The Jungle Book, and The Tiki Room. Part Six.

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Category:general -- posted at: 2:13pm PDT

What's changed, what's coming, and what it means for the future of the Disney Company. Parks, films, and other experiences. News and analysis for March 2022.

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Category:general -- posted at: 2:00am PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, the Jungle Book, and the Tiki Room. Part Five.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, the Jungle Book, and the Tiki Room. Part Four.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, the Jungle Book, and the Tiki Room. Part Three.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

What's changed, what's coming, and what it means for the future of the Disney Company.  Parks, films, and other experiences.  News and analysis for February 2022.

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Direct download: DHI_Updates_for_Februrary_2022_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, the Jungle Book, and the Tiki Room.  Part Two.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Sherman Brothers, who wrote music for dozens of Disney projects, including Mary Poppins, It's a Small World, The Jungle Book, and the Tiki Room.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:31pm PDT

How park designers relied on a deep knowledge of art history to create the Magic Kingdom.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

A comprehensive guide to Genie+ at Disney World and Disneyland.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:30pm PDT

News and analysis of the Disney Company for January 2022. A discussion of how the Disney Company is evolving, in terms of films, parks, and other experiences, and where these changes will take us in the months ahead.

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Direct download: DHI_The_Big_Update_-_Jan_2022_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

Our annual anthology of how the holidays are being celebrated at Disneyland and Disney World this year.

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Direct download: DHI_Holiday_Omnibus_2021_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part Eleven.

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Direct download: DHI_Opening_of_Disney_World_Part_Eleven_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part Ten.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

A guide to the fabulous new Cirque du Soleil show, "Drawn to Life," at Disney World, which focuses on the early history of Disney animation.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part Nine.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part Eight.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part Seven.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

A review of the recently-opened expansion area in the France Pavilion at EPCOT, which includes Remy's Ratatouille Adventure and La Creperie de Paris.

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Category:general -- posted at: 2:05pm PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part Six.

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Direct download: DHI_-_Openings_of_Disney_World_-_Part_Six_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part Five.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

If you ever wanted to know what kind of Scotch Walt Disney drank or the exact recipe for Mary Blair's martini, they are in today's review of Steakhouse 71, a restaurant that celebrates the early history of the Florida Resort.

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Category:general -- posted at: 5:17am PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part Four.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

Part restaurant, part attraction, the recently-opened Space 220 is, by far, the most difficult dining experience to reserve right now at Disney World.

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Category:general -- posted at: 12:03pm PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part Three.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

Is Harmonious a worthy successor to Illuminations? A review and guide to the new show.

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Category:general -- posted at: 2:52pm PDT

The story of Disney World's 50th Anniversary and how one musician reprised his performance from fifty years ago.

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Category:general -- posted at: 1:24pm PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part Two.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

The story of how a group of executives and designers, mostly from California, opened a massive themed resort in Florida. Part One.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Fourteen - The Difficult Days of Mineral King and EPCOT.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

The story of September 11 at Disney, as recalled by guests and cast members.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world.  Part Thirteen - The Summer of 1966.

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Overview and analysis of the Genie Plus service coming to Disney World and Disneyland.

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:20pm PDT

DHI Travel Guide for Disneyland, Fall 2021.

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Link to Mouse Dining (dining reservations): mousedining.com

Direct download: DHI_Disneyland_Guide_Fall_2021_for_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:41am PDT

The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Twelve - Researching EPCOT.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

A lost interview with Disney Legend and genius animator, Ward Kimball, from 1977.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

News, updates, and analysis for Disney Parks and Films for August 2021.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Jungle Cruise, from its creation to new changes made in 2021.  Part Three.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

In this episode, we explore how the Disney parks are likely to change in the months ahead.  

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Direct download: DHI_-_Disney_Updates_Aug_2021_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:30pm PDT

The story of the Jungle Cruise, from its creation to new changes made in 2021.  Part Two.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of the Jungle Cruise, from its creation to new changes made in 2021.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of two films--one made and one never-made--that explore Walt's park in the early 1960s. Part Two.

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BBC - The Blind Man (radio drama)  - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHTpZpLTQac

 

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:57pm PDT

The story of two films--one made and one never-made--that explore Walt's park in the early 1960s. Part One.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm PDT

The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Eleven - Planning EPCOT.

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Category:general -- posted at: 12:41am PDT

How are the Disney parks changing this summer? News, analysis, and other updates for the week of June 21, 2021.

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Direct download: DHI_The_Road_Back_to_Theme_Parks_June_20_2021_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:01pm PDT

Show Notes for Avengers Campus - Part Three

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VR 180 3D video of Avengers Campus: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZB1yQC2rXBc&t=29s

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:11pm PDT

How will Avengers Campus change the Disney Parks?

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Category:general -- posted at: 4:05pm PDT

How will Avengers Campus change the Disney Parks?

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:47pm PDT

The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world.  Part Ten - The Road to EPCOT.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm PDT

The story of how the pandemic continues to change Disney films and the future of cinema.

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Direct download: DHI_-_Theater_Updates_for_May_23_2021_ituens_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:01pm PDT

The story of Ruth Shellhorn, the first female designer of Disneyland, and Jack and Bill Evans, exotic plant specialists, who, through conflict and frustration, struggled to finish Disneyland before its grand opening.  Part Three

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Direct download: DHI_Landscaping_a_Kingdom_Part_Three_iTunes_Shellhorn_Evans_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:59pm PDT

The story of Ruth Shellhorn, the first female designer of Disneyland, and Jack and Bill Evans, exotic plant specialists, who, through conflict and frustration, struggled to finish Disneyland before its grand opening.  Part Two.

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Direct download: DHI_Landscaping_a_Kingdom_Part_Two_Shellhorn_Evans_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:30pm PDT

The story of how the pandemic closed the Disneyland resort for over thirteen months and a full report of its reopening day.  

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Direct download: DHI_Podcast_Disneyland_Re-Opens_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:49pm PDT

The story of Ruth Shellhorn, the first female designer of Disneyland, and Jack and Bill Evans, exotic plant specialists, who, through conflict and frustration, struggled to finish Disneyland before its grand opening.

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Direct download: DHI_Turf_Wars_Ruth_Shellhorn_Jack_Bill_Evans_Part_1_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:40pm PDT

Universal Hollywood reopens after a thirteen-month closure. And other large changes to theme parks in California and Florida.

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Direct download: DHI_The_Road_Back_2_Coronavirus_31_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:17pm PDT

The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Nine - WED at Sonora.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm PDT

The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Eight - The Turning Point.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:00pm PDT

As the California parks remain closed, we're dialing back to happier times. If you've ever wondered what the first Easter was like at Disneyland--and what could go wrong--you'll find out on today's episode.

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Category:general -- posted at: 9:53am PDT

The nuances of the recently announced Disneyland Expansion and how this may re-shape the Disneyland Resort in years to come.

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Category:general -- posted at: 1:30pm PDT

What will Disneyland be like when it re-opens next month? And how will the Disney parks in California operate under different guidelines than those in Florida?

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Direct download: DHI_Coronavirus_30_The_Road_Back_1_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:13pm PDT

The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Seven - Disney Goes to the Fair.

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Category:general -- posted at: 5:27pm PDT

Walt Disney and Art Linkletter. They worked together. They traveled together. They lived in the same neighborhood. They shared each other's dreams. As told by Art Linkletter.

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Category:general -- posted at: 9:05am PDT

The update for the week of March 1, 2021. A discussion as to how the evolving problems stemming from the pandemic continue to change Disney films, parks, and other experiences.

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Direct download: DHI_Disney_and_Coronavirus_29_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:30pm PDT

The story of how Disney's relationship with ABC exploded in the late 1950s, nearly creating a new Disney park just north of Miami. Part Three.

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Direct download: DHI_TV_Technology_and_a_Park_in_Palm_Beach_Part_Three_iTunes_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:31pm PDT

The story of how Disney's relationship with ABC exploded in the late 1950s, nearly creating a new Disney park just north of Miami. Part Two.

 

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Category:general -- posted at: 2:34pm PDT

The story of how Disney's relationship with ABC exploded in the late 1950s, nearly creating a new Disney park just north of Miami.

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Category:general -- posted at: 4:08pm PDT

The update for the week of February 1, 2021.  How the pandemic continues to change Disney films, parks, and other experiences.

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Category:general -- posted at: 5:35pm PDT

The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world.  Part Six - Disneyland in the 1950s.

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Category:general -- posted at: 10:47pm PDT

The update for the week of January 17, 2021.  An exploration of how changes to the American theme parks will drastically remake a Disney vacations once the California and Florida resorts fully reopen.  

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:48am PDT

The story of a never-built second park at the Disneyland resort, designed during Walt's lifetime.  

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Category:general -- posted at: 4:48pm PDT

In the longest and most detailed update yet, this episode explores models for where the pandemic will likely take us in the first half of 2021, in terms of Disney films and theme parks.

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Direct download: DHI_Disney_and_Coronavirus_26_-_the_Big_Update_2021_mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30am PDT

In this special update, we explore how the pandemic will change the nature of filmmaking at Disney for years to come.

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Category:general -- posted at: 1:16pm PDT

We’re at a turning point in the life of John Hench—the invention of Disneyland—where we explore not only what was built but how it creates a new category of art and entertainment.

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Direct download: DHI_Book_of_Hench_Part_Five_Disneyland_iTunes_REDUX.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:37am PDT

Florida, California, and Paris, a little game theory, and ideas as to when this will all end.

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The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Four - Movies, Myths, and Sea Monsters.

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In 1965, reporters in Orlando noticed that an unknown buyer was purchasing tens of thousands of acres south of town, a mystery that would consume the city for nearly a year.

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Disneyland battles California: the discussion heats up over when Disneyland will be allowed to re-open.

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In 1965, reporters in Orlando noticed that an unknown buyer was purchasing tens of thousands of acres south of town, a mystery that would consume the city for nearly a year.

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The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Three - Hench, Walt, and Dali.

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An exploration of the current trouble in California and Florida.

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The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world. Part Two - Disney and the War.

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The story of John Hench, who worked for Disney from 1939 until 2004 and adapted the techniques of filmmaking to create theme park wonders around the world.   Part One - Fantasia.

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The holidays will be different this year.

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Another wave of changes comes to the Florida resort.

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Changes come to California and the Disneyland Resort.

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For decades, Disney designers have looked beyond elements of sight and sound to create a richer film-like reality in theme park attractions. In this episode, we explore how Imagineers, starting in the 1950s, sought to incorporate aromas to present a richer experience in attractions such as the Haunted Mansion, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Soarin'.
 
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Disney had its earnings call this past week. What the numbers tell us about the future.

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A preview of things to come.

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Disney World has re-opened, but where will the resort be in three months? In this update we examine possibilities for how the resort might change in the days ahead.

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After our interview with Tom Nabbe on fishing at Disneyland in 1956, we explore how the same experience now exists at Disney World.

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