Tuesday, December 19, 2006

RUN, DON'T WALK!!!!!!



Wowzie, wowzie, woo-woo!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I've been searching for something on this new dvd set for 20 years! I'm on camera, grilling both Roy Disney and Art Linkletter about the possible existence of a very rare film. Dave Smith has heard my wrath on this subject! Low and behold, today it's finally released!!!!

Kodak Presents, Disneyland '59!



My sweet lord! I've been told time and time again that this thing simply didn't exist. Bill Cotter has said he had never heard of an existing print.

For those of you who don't know, this was the "second opening" of Disneyland in 1959. Broadcast live a'la "Dateline Disneyland", this 90 minute special was hosted by Art Linkletter and featured celebs and visual intros to what the newly revamped park had to offer on June 14, 1959. Luckily, Dateline Disneyland was filmed as a kinescope from the live broadcast. Disneyland '59 was said to not exist on film. Well, this surprise DVD set offers it in all it's restored glory. The 'pre-filmed' or 'canned film footage that was inserted live into the original broadcast has even been restored and inserted, crystal clear into this new DVD.

Talk about an early Kwanzaa for me!!!! This was the Holy Grail...now it exists in my fuzzy, greedy little paws!!

If you love Disneyland, YOU MUST GET THIS SET!!!!!!

13 Comments:

Blogger Major Pepperidge said...

Yep, I am definitely getting this one. I can't help but hope that if this sells, Disney will continue to release rarely seen Disneyland material on DVD.

5:16 PM  
Blogger bearride said...

I'm on my way to best buy now!!!!!

10:16 PM  
Blogger Tangaroa said...

Whaaaaa???? I had NO IDEA that they found this.... Amazing!!!!

10:49 PM  
Blogger Davelandweb said...

I started watching it this morning; check out the section where they dedicate the Submarine, and Walt Disney is standing next to the guy droning on about nuclear subs blah blah blah. Watch Walt's lips, as they move in sync with the Military Dude reading the cue cards.

10:16 AM  
Blogger Jeff Pepper said...

Well, I have to wait for Xmas for this one. My wife insisted the Treasures were presents. I managed to negotiate for the Silly Symphonies set but she wouldn't budge on the others.

8:06 PM  
Blogger Sorcerer Mickey said...

Look closely at the ending accreditation of the Radio City Music Hall introduction... they misspelled the word, "Disneyland" as "Disnelyand"!

10:36 AM  
Blogger d_orlando said...

What a sweet stocking stuffer that would make!

7:50 AM  
Blogger Amazon Belle said...

Mr. Pickle,
Thank you too for your amazing blog site. Your whit and wisdom are both pithy and profound. May the holidays rise to greet you my friend. Keep the good stuff coming and make DreamWorks a better place!

11:44 AM  
Blogger Matterhorn1959 said...

This will have to wait for purchase until the streets clear...

4:20 PM  
Blogger Geo said...

Where oh where can this be purchased??? So, cool!!

10:34 PM  
Blogger David said...

If this is my cousin Jordan, then hey there from Miami...:)

David Rosen

Drop me a mail: david.rosen@fiu.edu

5:37 PM  
Blogger WDWCM said...

Jordan,

That was increible audio tonight! How can I email you?

Jon

10:10 PM  
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