Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Episode 141: Live Action Fairytales


On this episode's news we look at Robert Downey Jr. in the next Captain America film, the menu for Trattoria al Forno, Glow with the Show rebranded as Made with Magic, and details for the upcoming animated film Moana.

For the main topic we discuss how Disney and a lot of other film studios are recreating classic animated films and making them into live action. The films we discuss include Cinderella, Jungle Book, Dumbo, Peter Pan, Little Mermaid, and Beauty and the Beast. What do you think about this? Are you excited to see live-action Dumbo?

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Episode 140: Previewing Big Hero 6



In this week's news we take a look at The Lumberjack Show at Epcot, FastPass+ Test at Toy Story Mania, Luigi's Flying Tires to close at DCA, a $200 billion refurb is planned for Disneyland Paris, and George Clooney left his honeymoon to appear at comicon to promote Tomorrowland.

This week we are looking at the upcoming Disney film, Big Hero 6. This is the first Marvel film that is being produced under Disney's Animation division and is set to premiere November 7.

Links:
Lumberjack Show Video
IMDB: Big Hero 6
Big Hero 6 Promo

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Episode 139: Planning a DCL Vacation

In this week's news we look at the rumored re branding of the Studios, a Mighty Ducks reunion, and the Haunted Mansion making the list of the country's top haunts among other topics.

Today we sit down with Elizabeth and discuss her upcoming Disney Cruise. We discuss how to choose the right cruise for you. We discuss choosing your stateroom and doing research on the ports you will visit. And of course, it always helps to have a travel agent!

Links
Cruise Critic
Fish Extenders

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Episode 138: Classic Attractions Closing



This week's news focuses on the return of Once Upon a Time and The Goldbergs to ABC as well as the rumor of another re-branding of the Studios.

For this week's topic, more things are changing with the closure of two classic attractions at Epcot and the Studios.

Links:
Cirque du Soleil Dinner Package Information

Contract between Marvel & Universal



Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Episode 137: EPCOT Entertainment Changes



For this week's news we discuss the Frozen short that is coming. Mark details menu changes at the Electric Umbrella and electric car charging stations are coming to Epcot. We also talk about the management changes at Epcot with Tom Fitzgerald taking over direction of the park.

This week we discuss the recently announced changes coming to the entertainment in World Showcase. We discuss the various acts that are leaving and what they are being replaced with. What do you think of these changes? Let us know on Facebook, Twitter!

Notes:
-During the news we discussed that the Frozen short will not be before Big Hero 6, but will be featured in Spring, 2015 but it is unknown before what.


Links
Off Kilter Petition

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Episode 136: Fastpass+ 101


On this week's news we take a look at the new return time ticket system implemented at several Walt Disney World attractions. Also, the Frozen rumors just won't quit!

For this week's topic we go over the basics of Fastpass+ and what you need to know before planning your trip!

Links:
My Disney Experience
Fastpass+ Tips from TouringPlans

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Episode 135: What's in Your Park Bag?



We are doing something a little different with the formatting of the show this week. Let us know what you think of the changes!

We start the episode looking into some of the recent Disney news and rumors including changes coming to the Norway Pavilion, a new Haunted Mansion themed shop, and more changes at the Polynesian.

This week we look at a thread Ashleigh started on a message board before her recent trip about what to bring to the parks. We discuss what we carry and what the readers suggested. Did we miss something that you carry? Let us know in a comment, on Twitter, or Facebook!

Links:
Master List
Ashleigh & Jen's Camera Bag