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The Magical World of Disney 

Disneyland (original title)
A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres.
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1991   1990   1989   1988   1987   1986   … See all »
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 15 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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Walt Disney ...  Himself - Host / ... 318 episodes, 1954-1986
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A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 October 1954 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Disney's Wonderful World See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(1986-1987) | (1954-1960, 1961-1986 and 1987-1990) | (1960-1961)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Color:

Black and White (1954-1961)| Color (Technicolor) (1961-1990)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The series was so popular, that in 1972, NBC renewed it through 1976. During this period, Disney was the only Hollywood studio that routinely made money on most of its feature films. See more »

Quotes

[opening lines; 1954-1966]
Announcer: And now, your host, Walt Disney.
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Connections

Edited into Disneyland: Secrets, Stories, & Magic (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

World of Color
(Theme from 1961-1969)
by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
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My TV show review: Walt Disney Presents...
31 July 2006 | by sethn172See all my reviews

Walt Disney's first shot at the television industry (actually, MMC was the 2nd Disney show, not the 1st) was with "Walt Disney Presents," a long-living TV anthology series that began in Disneyland, California in 1954, went on through the 60s and 70s with Disney short compilations and TV-edited Disney theatrical releases, and ended in the early 80s when huuuuuge VCRs were being purchased for, like, a million bucks, and everyone signed up for pay-per-view to watch the OLD Disney Channel in 1983.

What I like about this show: I've seen this on the Old Disney Channel in July 1997 (and several months thereafter), and it had stuff like nature documentaries, short cartoons, and more. The movies - they didn't show because it was part of the Vault Disney block (think of it as old school Nick at Nite, Disney style). And, on a bad new movie on DVD (LOL), "Pirates of the Caribbean," the bonus feature on disc 2 had the "PotC" ride at Disneyland opening episode on there. I remember this from the Old Disney Channel one late 1998 night.

"Walt Disney Presents" is a wonderful show, especially in color like the theme suggested!!!!!

10 stars!!!!!


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