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  1. Disneyland's Main Street Electrical Parade comes out of retirement for short stintRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | Los Angeles Times

    With the high-tech light displays and fireworks of Disneyland 's 60th anniversary celebration quiet since September and the opening of its Star Wars land still years away, what's a theme park to do? To meet the demand of hard-core Disney fans and better compete with a boy wizard and walking corpses, the Anaheim park has dug into Walt Disney Co. 's fabled vault, renovating and relaunching the classic Main Street Electrical Parade on Friday, along with its relentlessly cheery electronic theme song.


  2. At first Super Bowl, the halftime show was truly up in the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | The Washington Post

    ... into a world-wide phenomenon. The halftime show was orchestrated by Tommy Walker, who formerly held the title of Disneyland pageant director. That's where he met Suitor and the crew from Bell Aerosystems, who'd done demonstrations at the theme park ...


  3. Disney predicted the future of transportation in 1958 and was eerily correct on a lot of thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... beginning to see were actually predicted a long time ago by none other than Walt Disney. At the end of a 1958 Disneyland episode "Magic Highway USA," Disney introduces a segment that he describes as "a realistic look at the road ahead and what ...


  4. Remembering Walt Disneya s legacy, 50 years after his deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Pacifica Tribune

    ... Disney World on the date of its opening October 1, 1971. Roy Disney died on Dec. 20, 1971. (Photo courtesy of the Disneyland Resort) Walt Disney walks through Sleeping Beauty Castle in a famous photo taken by Disneyland photographer Renie Bardeau. ...


  5. Remembering Walt Disneya s legacy, 50 years after his deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    It was 50 years ago on December 15 that Walt Disney died, leaving behind a legacy that has touched lives and livelihoods of millions around the world. On the day of his death, Thom Barley, a reporter from the then-Santa Ana Register, visited Disneyland to get reaction: Carol Paul, 21, trying hard to maintain her composure as she welcomed visitors to a Frontierland saloon.


  6. December 15, birthdays for Keylor Navas, Jahlil Okafor, Mark WarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... which was made up of a series of five segments, can be considered TV's first miniseries. Show on Walt Disney's "Disneyland" program. It starred Fess Parker as American hero Davy Crockett and was immediately popular. The show spawned Crockett ...


  7. Remembering Walt Disney's legacy, 50 years after his deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Orange County Register

    Walt Disney walks through Sleeping Beauty Castle in a famous photo taken by Disneyland photographer Renie Bardeau. Disney died on Dec. 15, 1966 and his work still has an impact today.


  8. Out of the MorgueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... Freedom Medal and the French Legion of Honor, and had fulfilled his dream of creating a family amusement park, Disneyland, which opened in the summer of 1955. The initial investment in the park was around $17 million, and by 1965 it had grown to ...


  9. How the new a Rogue Onea film positions Disney to cash in anew on Star Wars franchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Redlands Daily Facts

    Concept art from Walt Disney Imagineering shows the concept look for “Star Wars” land at Disneyland. It includes the look envisioned for the rerouted Disneyland Railroad and the Rivers of America in Frontierland.


  10. Why Disney Should Spin Off ESPNRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Fox News

    Shanghai Disneyland opened in June, and has drawn big crowds and rave reviews. Yet despite those successes, the stock has underperformed the S&P 500 by 12 percentage points so far this year, and could have its first down year since 2011, when it fell by less than 1%.


  11. The Walt Disney Company Raises Dividend, But ESPN Concerns Still ExistRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    ... by 7% as revenue came in at $699 million versus the $750 million expected. International parks were mixed. Disneyland Paris missed attendance marks although Shanghai Disneyland offered better results. Within consumer products, revenue came in at ...


  12. Why Monorails Are the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Bloomberg

    When Walt Disney opened a monorail at his California Disneyland in 1959 , he thought it would be the future of mass transit. For a long time, that seemed unlikely.


  13. Disney's "Doc McStuffins" renewed after Twitter campaign: female...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Boing Boing

    ... is a 27-minute [] If you wait another six weeks until Jack Skellington gets kicked out of The Haunted Mansion at Disneyland you'll be able to see the original Mansion in all its lunatic glory. To tantalize you until then, watch this amazing video by ...


  14. Walt Disney Caps Off a Magical Year With a Tepid Quarter on Tough ComparablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | Fox News

    ... Its overall performance was considerably better than these numbers reflect due to the fiscal period impact. Disneyland Paris remains a particular drag on performance in the international business, which was helped by Shanghai Disneyland's early ...


  15. Dow 30 Earnings: The Walt Disney Company Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2016Read the original story

    Nov 11, 2016 | Value Line

    ... Media Networks such as ABC and ESPN, and Studio Entertainment. Its world famous parks and resorts include Disneyland, Walt Disney World (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, and Disney's Hollywood Studios), while the company earns royalties from Tokyo Disneyland ...


  16. The Walt Disney (DIS) Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    ... And we recently announced we're already expanding the park with the addition of Toy Story Land. Shanghai Disneyland is now a national tourist destination. More than half our guests come from outside Shanghai and millions of people across China are ...


  17. As Iger's exit nears, Disney takes quiet approach to successionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Disney CEO Robert Iger speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview at the Shanghai Disneyland theme park in Shanghai, China, on June 9, 2016. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.


  18. 'Westworld' Spoiler Review: 10 Questions From "Dissonance Theory"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | /film

    ... times. First by the Man in Black, who seems to know the vague details of the park's history in the same way that Disneyland obsessives can name the men and women who helped turn Walt Disney's crazy dream into a reality. And later by Ford in a ...


  19. Will HBO's 'Westworld' Include Roman World, Medieval World Or Futureworld?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | /film

    ... the original Westworld movie, DELOS was a theme park that consisted of different themed lands, like Walt Disney's Disneyland park. The compound consisted of West World (the American Old West), Medieval World (medieval Europe), and Roman World (the ...


  20. Wanda Opens New China Theme Park Amid Battle for Dominance With DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... higher attendance figures than the company's other parks did during their first 100 days. Altogether, Shanghai Disneyland's rollout has proceeded surprisingly smoothly given the delicate political and cultural line the company has had to toe - thus ...