Tomorrowland of Yesterday Part 2: Taking Flight

Written by at June 22, 2017

In Part 1 of Tomorrowland of Yesterday, ITM explored Tomorrowland’s presentation of the future in 1971.  In Part 2 we examine one the earliest additions to the land of the future, If You Had Wings. Walt Disney World is currently made up of four theme parks, two water parks and a multitude of hotels, but in […]

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Disney Parks After Dark: Pandora – The World of Avatar Comes To Life At Night

Written by at June 22, 2017

Tonight’s Disney Parks After Dark image comes to us all the way from Pandora – The World of Avatar

“Weird Al” Yankovic to receive star on Hollywood Walk of Fame, commemorating legendary 40-year career

Written by at June 22, 2017

Celebrated parodist and musician “Weird Al” Yankovic has been writing, recording, and releasing funny songs since the mid-1970s, and is internationally known as the past few generations’ king of comedy music. Now, after a career that has brought him countless accolades and awards, Al will finally have his name permanently imprinted on the pavement in Hollywood, California. “Weird Al” […]

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PHOTOS: Pixar releases first images from new experimental short film “Smash and Grab”

Written by at June 22, 2017

Back at the end of May, we learned that the Disney-owned Pixar Animation Studios had created a new experimental shorts department called “Smash and Grab: Off-the-Rails Filmmaking at Pixar,” and now we’re getting a first look at the department’s inaugural short film (and namesake) “Smash and Grab.” Pixar technical artist and short film producer David Lally posted […]

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A Record 32 ‘Eat to the Beat’ Bands to Perform during 22nd Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

Written by at June 22, 2017

11 New Acts Join Hit Makers of All Genres Appearing Aug. 31-Nov. 13, 2017 LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – A record 32 musical acts will rev up the Eat to the Beat concert series during the 22nd Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Aug. 31-Nov. 13, 2017. Eleven new-to-the-festival bands, including Kenny G., Squeeze and […

Retro Retail: The 1977 “Story of Star Wars” LP recording that rocked the galaxy

Written by at June 22, 2017

“Star Wars” stormed into theaters when I was just ten years old.  The movie completely mesmerized me and had quite the impact on my young imagination, as was the same for most children in the summer of 1977. I can still recall the excitement of finding a true treasure on a trip to the Sears store […]

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“Rocko’s Modern Life” cartoon returning to Nickelodeon in TV Movie form

Written by at June 22, 2017

Nickelodeon is making a habit out of bringing back their classic shows as TV movies. Last year, we saw a “Legends of the Hidden Temple” movie and a “Hey Arnold!” movie is set to premiere this fall. Reports say that the network is also working of an “Invader Zim” movie as well. Today, Nickelodeon announced […]

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Fan-favorite “Kungaloosh” and other Pleasure Island drinks returning to Disney Springs at Walt Disney World

Written by at June 22, 2017

Kungaloosh! The signature beverage of the Adventurer’s Club from the long-since-closed Pleasure Island is returning to Disney Springs. Dockside Margaritas will be holding Throwback Thursday events, starting June 29, that will see the return of classic signature drinks including the popular and sorely-missed Kungaloosh. Starting on 6/29, get the “Kungaloosh” & other Pleasure Island drinks at […]

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VIDEO: “Super Mario Bros.” amazingly recreated in real life by augmented reality programmer

Written by at June 22, 2017

“Super Mario Bros.” for the Nintendo Entertainment System was a truly groundbreaking game. Since the 1980s, the iconic plumbers Mario and Luigi have dominated the video game world to the point where they are household names across the globe. Countless games have been made for the high-jumping heroes for several platforms. This one though, is a little […]

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“Once Upon a Time” and other ABC television hits coming to D23 Expo 2017

Written by at June 22, 2017

Guests at D23 Expo 2017 can be among the first to learn the secrets about what’s ahead for ABC’s hit series “Once Upon a Time,” join “Modern Family’s” Nolan Gould as he hosts an ABC Summer Fun & Games panel featuring some of your favorite ABC Comedy kids playing a live, real-time game of “Celebrity Family […]

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