Your Walt Disney World Information Station
Page 19 of 59 FirstFirst ... 9171819202129 ... LastLast
Results 271 to 285 of 874
General Disney Trivia and Games Discuss Disney Tidbits in the Trivia and Games Forums forums; Disney's 1937 The Old Mill was the first film to utilize the multi-plane camera. The device, engineered by Disney technician Bill Garity, was a camera that photographed layers of backgrounds ...
  1. #271
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    Disney's 1937 The Old Mill was the first film to utilize the multi-plane camera. The device, engineered by Disney technician Bill Garity, was a camera that photographed layers of backgrounds
    painted on glass.
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  2. #272
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    Animator Marc Davis was employed at Walt Disney Productions from December 2, 1935 until his retirement in 1978.
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  3. #273
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    Shirley Temple was on hand at Disneyland in 1957 to help dedicate a new attraction inside the Sleeping Beauty Castle.
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  4. #274
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    "The first of April is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year."
    - Mark Twain
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  5. #275
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    New plantings since the opening of Walt Disney World in 1971 include some 100,000 trees and more than two million tended shrubs.
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  6. #276
    TrendyMagic's Avatar
    TrendyMagic is offline On Mars
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Location
    SF Bay, Cali
    Posts
    3,898
    And half of those replaced after last years storms. LOL

  7. #277
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612

    Quote for today

    "I know where to start. Mr. Disney gets the biggest thanks."
    - Julie Andrews' Oscar acceptance speech 1965
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  8. #278
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    Mickey Mouse's ears are always turned to the front, no matter
    which direction his head is pointing.
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  9. #279
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter visited Disney World's
    Animal Kingdom in 1998.
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  10. #280
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    Disney World's Treasure Island was a sanctuary for dozens of birds, reptiles, mammals, and other non-avian species.
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  11. #281
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    In order to become a real boy, the Blue Fairy states that Pinocchio must be "brave, truthful, and unselfish".
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  12. #282
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    The voice of Scat Cat in Disney's 1970 The Aristocats was performed by Scatman Crothers. It was originally to be voiced by jazz great Louis Armstrong.
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  13. #283
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    Space Center Houston (the official visitor's center of NASA's Johnson Space Center) was designed by Walt Disney Imagineering
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  14. #284
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    Lt. Robin Crusoe is the only movie for which Walt Disney received a story credi as Retlaw Yensid , Walter Disney spelled backward.
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

  15. #285
    tiggerguy's Avatar
    tiggerguy is offline All Around Good Guy
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    amongst the loonies
    Posts
    17,612
    Although guests can rent boats and sit on sandy beaches, swimming is not allowed in Disney World's Seven Seas Lagoon
    Brian
    WDWRadio Moderator

Page 19 of 59 FirstFirst ... 9171819202129 ... LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •