The Pirates are Coming this December!

Ran across this great news item in the October/November 1973 Walt Disney World News about Pirates of the Caribbean and Space Mountain.   If, while strolling through Adventureland these days, you hear strange pounding noises that don’t seem to be coming from native drums, don’t be alarmed . . . they’re the construction sounds on Walt Disney World ‘s soon- to- […]

WYWHW: Hakuna Matata Postcard

Wish You Were Here Wednesday: Hakuna Matata (MK-1) Simba, Timon, Pumbaa and all your Lion King friends return to Pride Rock in The Legend of the Lion King. Not much to this postcard from the Legend of the Lion King. It’s the standard promotional image that’s been used many times. The Legend of the Lion […]

My Library: Walt Disney’s Disneyland 1969

My Disney Library: Walt Disney’s Disneyland (1969) by Martin A. Sklar There are several version of this book. Disney often disregarded typical publishing standards, which can make it difficult to identify this book. The copyright is MCMLXIX but there is a 75-6 mark underneath it. Since the book does talk about Country Bear Jamboree, the […]

Press Release: Sleeping Beauty Clips

The blu-ray release of Sleeping Beauty is Tuesday, October 7. Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released a few clips to whet our appetites. Sleeping Beauty Trailer Once Upon a Dream Make It Blue Waltzing Have you ordered your copy of this classic, yet?

Disney Books and Blu-rays!

 Disney During World War II: How the Walt Disney Studio Contributed to Victory in the War by John Baxter After an initial glance, most Disney fans are going to really enjoy this book. There are plenty of full-color photos and illustrations.    Star Wars: The Adventure of Luke Skywalker, Jedi Knight by Tony Diterlizzi and Ralph […]

Communicore Weekly – Universal Hollywood Horror Night, Contemporary Fact, Hook’s Revenge, Dinosaur

Check out the latest Communicore Weekly (the Greatest Online Show™) where Jeff and I discuss Universal Hollywood Horror Night, One Little Fact about the Contemporary, a review of Hook’s Revenge and a Five Legged Dinosaur Goat! Download on iTunes here! | Direct download here! |   Call The Communicore Weekly Hotline and leave us a […]