• Attractions
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    Hobbyland Lake

    In this photo from 1957 guests are taking their seats just before the show is to begin. So what will they see? Radio controlled boats races and tethered gas powered model airplanes! This “Lake” was only inches deep but still offers a great reflection of the Rocket to the Moon attraction. Here is an aerial photo of it. This […]

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    Season of the Force Coming November 16 to Disneyland

    The Disney Parks blog has announced details about the “Season of the Force,” coming this November 16th to Tomorrowland at Disneyland. Dates and details on these new Star Wars experiences coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Florida will be announced soon. On opening day, five attractions will open, including the “Star Wars” Launch Bay, an […]

  • Walt Disney Pictures
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    Film Review: Tomorrowland

    Review by Mark Hickson: The film Tomorrowland stars George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Hugh Laurie, Tim McGraw, Keegan-Michael Key, Thomas Robinson and Raffey Cassidy. Story-line: “Brad Bird’s “Tomorrowland,” a mystery – adventure starring Academy Award winner George Clooney. Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney), jaded by disillusionment, and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright […]

  • Disneyland
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    Tomorrowland: Preview, Props & Concept Artwork

    Captain Eo’s Magic Eye Theater at Disneyland has been showcasing an exclusive 17 minute long trailer from the film Tomorrowland. This film stars George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Hugh Laurie, Tim McGraw, Keegan-Michael Key, Thomas Robinson, Raffey Cassidy and opens this May 22nd. Story-line: “Brad Bird’s “Tomorrowland,” a mystery – adventure starring Academy Award winner George Clooney. […]

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    Retro Disneyland

    The Art Corner in Tomorrowland – 1956 Rocket Jets in Tomorrowland – 1959 A crowded day in Fantasyland, taken from the deck of the Pirate Ship- 1956 The Tom Sawyer Island Raft is crossing the Rivers of America to it’s dock in front of the Chicken Plantation Restaurant. -1956 Skull Rock in Pirates’ Cove next […]

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    Tomorrowland Trailer & Poster

    Here is the latest trailer and the movie poster for the upcoming film from Walt Disney Pictures, ‘Tomorrowland.’ The film stars George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Hugh Laurie, Tim McGraw and Keegan-Michael Key. If you notice in both you can see Space Mountain. It’s not featured in the film, it’s just an ‘Easter Egg.’ Tweet

  • Walt Disney Pictures
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    Two Trailers: Tomorrowland

    From Disney comes two-time Oscar® winner Brad Bird’s “Tomorrowland,” a riveting mystery adventure starring Academy Award® winner George Clooney. Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney), jaded by disillusionment, and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic […]

  • Magic Kingdom
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    The 40th Anniversary of Space Mountain at Magic Kingdom

    Today is the 40th anniversary of Space Mountain in Tomorrowland at Walt Disney Worlds Magic Kingdom. What few people don’t know is that Space Mountain is the oldest operating roller coaster in Florida. Now here is some trivia: The indoor roller coaster opened at the Magic Kingdom on January 15, 1975, before coming to Disneyland […]

  • Park & Resort Food News
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    New Menu at TDL’s Pan Galactic Pizza Port

    Tony Solaroni and his magical pizza machine has worked up some new menu items at Tokyo Disneyland’s Pan Galactic Pizza Port in Tomorrowland. Calzone has become a Japanese favorite, so they have eliminated all but one of their pizzas and created two new calzones, tailored to Japanese pallets. Presenting the new Chicken and Tomato Calzone (¥ […]

  • Imagineering
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    In-Depth Analysis of Major Changes Set for Tokyo Disneyland

    Following on heels of the opening of New Fantasyland in the Magic Kingdom, Oriental Land Company (OLC), the majority owner of the Tokyo Disneyland Resort has announce major changes and expansion of their two parks. Yesterday OLC announced a 500 billion yen level of investment in their two theme parks over the next ten years. All attraction […]

  • Disneyland
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    Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage Re-Opens Today

    The ride has been closed for eight months while crews conducted routine scheduled maintenance. All of the upgrades are now complete. “We put some of the latest technology in to make the show fresher, and that’s what I think we’ll feel when we start setting sail,” said Randy Sundberg, a veteran helmsman, the title that […]

  • Disneyland
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    The “Buckets”

    By Mark Hickson: I think the thing I miss most about riding the Skyway was the cast members loading and unloading you. Above is Tomorrowland’s unload station and below is Fantasyland’s unload station. You would come in, swinging in your bucket, when a cast member would grab your bucket and bring it to a halt. […]