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  1. The Legacy of 'Tron'

    by , 10-31-2010 at 11:21 AM (The Mouse Castle)
    OK, let's be honest here. [I]Tron[/I] was never a great movie.

    Visually stunning for its time, yes, but not much else. The story had something to do with a video game geek (Jeff Bridges) getting back the game programs that the evil corporate hot shot (David Warner) stole from him. The game geek hangs out with the computer geek (Bruce Boxleitner) and the lab geek (the hot chick from Caddyshack). Lame dialog, trite storyline. The game geek gets zapped into a computer grid. Complications ...

    Updated 01-02-2011 at 06:01 PM by disneytim (Update Link)

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  2. Remembering a Legend: Ollie Johnston

    by , 10-31-2010 at 07:12 AM (The Mouse Castle)
    Disney Legend Ollie Johnston was born today in 1912.

    A master of personality animation, Johnston grew up in Northern California, studied art at Stanford and later attended the Chouinard Art Institute in Los Angeles. In those early days, animation interested him, but he was never truly inspired by its potential until he saw Disney's 1934 Pluto cartoon [I]Playful Pluto[/I].

    Full Story: [url=http://www.themousecastle.com/2010/10/remembering-legend-ollie-johnston.html]Remembering ...

    Updated 01-02-2011 at 06:03 PM by disneytim (Update Link)

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  3. Tokyo Disney Halloween; MiceChat Invasion; SoCal Theme Park Halloween; Lisbon

    by , 10-29-2010 at 08:00 PM



    Welcome to the Halloween edition of the Weekend Update.

    ichigopara has been very busy with her young son lately but took time out to share some Halloween images from Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySeas. I'm not sure which is more stunning the costumes and decorations or Trish's photography of same.

    SummerInFL joined the MiceChatters ...

    Updated 10-30-2010 at 09:18 AM by Weekend Update

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  4. In The Parks - Halloween Happenings

    by , 10-28-2010 at 09:50 PM


    Happy haunts materialize and begin to socialize this weekend as the Halloween season wraps up on Sunday. The local theme parks and haunted events will be packed to the gills with thrill seeking guests. Where will you be celebrating Halloween? In The Parks has assembled the essential haunts and info for the Southern California area.

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    Updated 10-28-2010 at 10:29 PM by In the Parks

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  5. The Walt Disney Family Museum: One Year Later

    by , 10-26-2010 at 05:59 AM (The Mouse Castle)
    Walt Disney famously said, "Disneyland will never be completed as long as there is imagination left in the world." In San Francisco, the Walt Disney Family Museum is taking a similar approach. It continually tweaks things--adding additional seating here, moving a display there--to improve the appearance and flow of the ten galleries that trace Walt's life from his humble Midwest beginnings to his perch atop an entertainment empire. "We've done a few very minor changes," says ...

    Updated 01-02-2011 at 06:05 PM by disneytim (Update Link)

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