Tag: Walt

Pearl Harbor Changed Everything, Even the Disney Studio

The famous Disney animator's strike of 1941 ended on September 21st. A few weeks later, as things began to return to normal at the...

How Well Do You Know Walt Disney? Take the Quiz and...

Walt Disney was 114 years ago today on December 5, 2001. In celebration of that day, here's a quiz to test your knowledge of...

Walt Disney Four Hour Biopic to Air on PBS

Variety reports PBS and The American Experience will be producing a two-night, four-hour biopic about Walt Disney to air in 2015.

Walt Disney’s Carolwood Barn Celebrates 15 Years in Griffith Park on...

On Sunday, July 20 from 11am to 3pm the Carolwood Pacific Historical Society will celebrate the 15th anniversary of Walt's Barn at the Los...

Want to Own Walt Disney's Carolwood Estate? It's For Sale…

Forbes.com writes Walt Disney's famous Carolwood Estate in Holmby Hills is on the market. The four acre property includes a 35,000-square foot mansion (build...

Is There a Walt DisneySteve Jobs Connection?

A good article on Time magazine's Techland blog shows a lot of similarities between two visionaries - Steve Jobs and Walt Disney.

Video: Unseen Home Movie Footage of Walt Disney

CartoonBrew.com has a great video showing some previously unseed footage of Walt Disney. The footage was uncovered while working on Warn Kimball's biography. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uI7q_x9uGiQ

Walt Disney's Academy Awards at The Walt Disney Family Museum!

  Walt Disney Still Record-Holder for Most Won Academy Awards in HistoryWalt’s Oscar Collection Showcased at The Walt Disney Family Museum   The Walt Disney Family Museum...

Does the Disney Company Do a Poor Job of Managing Walt...

CartoonBrew.com has a very interesting article for Disney fans where they explore how Disney has maintained the image of its company founder. Is it...

New Philip Glass Opera Portrays Walt Disney in a Darker Light

The Guardian writes about a new opera, The Perfect American, in Spain and London that portrays Disney as a megalomaniac with McCarthyite, racist and...

Was There Almost a Magic Kingdom in St. Louis?

KSDK.com writes about Walt Disney visiting St. Louis in 1963 to discuss plans for "Riverfront Square", a five-story fully enclosed park with a St....

The Value of Walt Disney's Signature

TulsaWorld.com takes an interesting look at the history of Walt Disney's signature including the fact that his authentic signature is worth than that of...

The History of Disney and Ice Shows

Jeff Kurtti at the Disney Insider has another great story of the history of Walt Disney, this time explaining how the history of Disney-themed...

Walt Disney and the Origins of Disneyland

Jeff  Kurtti at the Disney insider has another interesting article on Walt Disney. This time he has the history of Walt and Disneyland with...

Walt Disney and Fairy Tales

Jeff Kurtti writes at the Disney Inside about the history of Walt Disney and Fairy Tales and his theories of making movies for the...

The Wonderful World of Walt: Walt and Hawaii

Jeff Kurtti's Wonderful World of Walt series on the Disney Inside focuses Walt's history with Hawaii including his films and his personal travels there.

Walt Disney and His Cars

With the recent opening of Cars Land, Jeff Kurtti as the Disney Insider looks at Walt Disney and his personal cars including some great...

Video: Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives Grand Opening

D23 has made available a complete video of the grand opening of the new Treasure of the Walt Disney Archives exhibit at the Ronald...

The Walt Disney Family Museum Presents New Monthly After-Hours Party: Animate...

The Walt Disney Family Museum presents Animate Your Night—a new Museum-wide monthly after-hours party. Experience the galleries in a whole new light and illuminate your imagination...

Walt Disney's Favorite Foods

Jeff Kurti continues is "Wonderful World of Walt" series for the Disney Insider with a look at Walt Disney's favorite foods. This is a...

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