The Make Mine Magic Podcast 84: Disney Line Management

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of line management, and the following:

intro / inline and online / time of season / holiday events / Jenn alone in Disneyland / geocaching / FastPass / Magic Bands / Toy Story Midway Mania / giant toys / Mr. Potato Head / omni-movers and slow-loaders / various games / hidden Mickeys / conversation! / categories / Soarin’ games / be creative / plans / phone applications / extra magic hours / rain / what do you do? / ask us anything / closing /

Links:

Mr. Potato Head at Toy Story Midway Mania

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Biff Bam Pop!

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 77: Inside Out

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the film Inside Out, and the following:

intro / spoiler warning / the previews / Lava / Pete Docter’s intro / Cranium Command / Inside Out / the cast / the premise / no emotions / Sadness / Chekhov’s rules / little people in our heads / puberty sequel / score and surprises / length / highlights / 2D or 3D / kitty intrusion / ratings / closing /

Links:

Inside Out trailer

MMM on Tomorrowland

The GAR! Podcast

The Gobbledygeek Podcast

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 72: Tomorrowland

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the film Tomorrowland, and the following:

“there’s a great big beautiful tomorrow” / intro / spoiler warning / Memorial Day / Tomorrowland previews / storytelling structure / rayguns and rocketships / Britt Robertson / Raffey Cassidy / theater behavior / 1964 World’s Fair / dimensional theory / Athena the Terminator / Blast from the Past / the two wolves / fuzzy parts / bright futures vs. dark futures / Fry and Laurie / The Young Ones / special effects / the score / Disney cameos / our rating / Spooky / PG rating / Jurassic World / Pan / thank a vet everyday / closing /

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Links:

Tomorrowland teaser trailer

Tomorrowland official trailer

MMM on the 1964 World’s Fair

Hugh Laurie on “The Young Ones” NSFW

Glenn talks about secret origins

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 62: The Philadelphia Flower Show

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of The Philadelphia Flower Show, and the following:

intro / Philadelphia Flower Show / the set up / plus flowers / Nightmare Before Christmas / see through skulls / marquee / Cars with live chickens / Cinderella / Frozen / Ratatouille / Lawrence of Aladdin / what is the Phillie Phanatic? / other displays / Maleficent / art with plants / beauty and the beast / Gene London / his dress collection / Esther Williams and Busby Berkley / Michael Jackson / butterflies / cost / highlights / closing /

Please see our Facebook page for more photos.

Links:

The Philadelphia Flower Show

Gene London

Gene London Facebook Fan Page

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 56: Frozen on Ice

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Frozen on Ice, and the following:

2015 intro / Disney’s Frozen on Ice / Olaf’s frozen head / the merch / New England Black Wolves / the seats / Starlight Express / robot pre-pre-show commercial / the only adults / ice ice baby / Let It Go / Marshmallow / Finding Nemo / the Trolls / pre-show / love / the vendors / the prices / Chickie & Pete’s / three shows / lost shoe / wands / working the crowd / Big Hero 6 on ice / closing / Biff Bam Pop! / Jenn’s Twitter / Snow /

Links:

New England Black Wolves

Glenn’s review of Frozen on Ice

Multiple entries on Chickie & Pete’s at French Fry Diary

Biff Bam Pop!

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

Videos:

Frozen – How It Should Have Ended

The Encore

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 37: Disney Villains

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the Disney Villains, and the following:

franchise / villains event / what is a villain? / Frozen / Maleficent / The Evil Queen / Cruella de Vil / Ursula / Hades and mythology / Captain Hook / Jafar / Scar / the henchmen / Dr. Facilier / and the rest / Lotso / old Pete / juggling continuity / Tigger?? / the whole package / Jenn’s advice for henchmen /

Please note: Glenn is old and forgetful. Triton is actually the son of Poseidon.

Links:

Villains Unleashed

Disney Villains

List of Disney Villains

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

“Poor Unfortunate Souls” by the Jonas Brothers

Make Mine Magic Podcast 34: Disney Heroes

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the Disney Heroes, and the following:

this episode / suggestions / what is a hero? / Cinderella / Bruce Willis as Cinderella / Hercules / Peter Pan / Brave / Robin Hood / Mowgli / Buzz and Woody / Wall-E / Up / Frozen / The Incredibles / Bolt / Aladdin and Spider-Man / Prince Phillip* / Beauty and the Beast / Stitch / The Lion King / motivation / support / who else? / Black Cauldron /

* Don’t forget to check out our Maleficent Vs. Sleeping Beauty episode to find out why our opinions on Prince Phillip as a hero have changed since we recorded this one.

Links:

The Princess Episode

Glenn’s Man of Steel review

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 22: Ten Magical Tips

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of ten tips to make your Disney trip more Magical, and the following:

intro / not Universal / character tips / Frozen / fish extenders / passport to the world / autographs / easy Guest Relations help / airport presents / Give Kids the World / character dining / Disney Dining Plan / Disney Visa benefits / easy peasy lemon squeezy freebie souvenirs / giddy closing /

Links:

our Frozen episode

our fish extender episode

Pineland Players

Give Kids the World

Winnie the Pooh vs. Glenn

Disney Visa

AAA Travel

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 18: Saving Mr. Banks

This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the new Disney feature film Saving Mr. Banks, and the following:

spoiler warning / Saving Mr. Banks / inspired by a true story / the performances / the Sherman Brothers / a difficult woman / father and daughter / acting and mimicry / parallel storytelling / JM Barrie and Peter Pan / Walt Disney / smoking / empire / Regal Moorestown Mall / the music / who’s savin’ who / potential DVD extras / Paul Giamatti /

Links:

The GAR! Podcast talks about Harlan Ellison talking about Saving Mr. Banks

Make Mine Magic 09: Backstage Tours

French Fry Diary

Elevation Burger at French Fry Diary

Vulture.com Fact Checks the Movie

Videos:

Saving Mr. Banks trailer

Harlan’s Ellison’s review of Saving Mr. Banks (perhaps NSFW)

The Boys: The Sherman Brothers Story trailer

MP3 Link

Make Mine Magic Podcast 13: Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, and the following:

Jenn’s December trip / Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party / ticketed event / Jingle Cruise / hot chocolate headquarters / Celebrate the Season / A Totally Tomorrowland Christmas / Santa Stitch / Club Tinsel / Once Upon a Christmas / snow / Princess Merida / Holiday Wishes / Animal Kingdom / scrapbooking tips / Up scouts / to be continued /

Links:

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

A Totally Tomorrowland Christmas

Jennifer on Twitter

Glenn on Twitter

Videos

The Jingle Cruise

“Skipper Dan” by “Weird Al” Yankovic

Holiday Wishes

MP3 link