Disney Theme Parks Related TV for the Week of 03/05/07
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On Monday March 5, 2007 from 2:00 AM to 3:00 AM on DHD - Discovery High Def
Fan's Guide: Walt Disney World
Already a Disney expert? Think again as the ultimate Walt Disney World
authorities lead a backstage tour of the biggest thrills, shortest lines,
best shopping, and more. Take an unprecedented look at how to make the most
of a Disney vacation.
On Tuesday March 6, 2007 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM on DHD - Discovery High Def
America's Thrillmakers: Walt Disney World
This fascinating study of the rides at Florida's Walt Disney World
focuses not on the mechanics involved, but rather on the thought and
imagination behind the attractions and participants' reactions to them.
Designers talk about how they dream up the state-of-the-art rides, and
testers take a spin---as do cameras, for a vicarious thrill. Also examined
is the setup preceding each one that's meant to subliminally prep patrons as
they wait in line. Rides include the Tower of Terror, Rock 'n' Roller
Coaster, Test Track, Splash Mountain, Dinosaur and Mission: Space.
On Tuesday March 6, 2007 from 10:00 PM to 11:00 PM on Discovery Health
On the Road With 16 Children (Disneyland)
Jim and Michelle Duggar of Arkansas gained fame when Discovery Networks
profiled them with 14 children a few
years ago. How do they have so many children, afford it, and make it all
work? The level of public interest in this family stays high, so the network
keeps following them as their family grows - they move into a new large
house, and this time they go on vacation as a family of two adults and 16
children. They go in a modified recreational vehicle from Arkansas to the
Within the last 15-minutes you see a segment where they visit Disneyland and
stay at one of the Disney hotels for their first ever stay in any hotel
anywhere. It's a short segment, but it's a solid Disney few minutes that any
Disney fan will enjoy and it's very entertaining. Thanks to Carol Koster of
Disney Echo for this one.
This show will repeat
Wednesday March 7, 2007 from 1:00 AM to 2:00 AM
Saturday March 10, 2007 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
On Sunday March 11, 2007 from 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM on the Travel Channel is
Great Hotels - "Disney's Grand Floridian - Orlando"
The perfect spot for an old-fashioned family vacation or a romantic
getaway, Disney's Grand Floridian is a Victorian-style summer beach house
hotel featuring a Walt Disney suite, complete w/ Walt's train collection and
a Mickey Mouse footstool.
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