Mouse Under Glass: Secrets of Disney Animation & Theme Parks

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Bonaventure Press, Jan 1, 1997 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 270 pages
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This volume presents an evaluation of the quality and financial successes of the Disney Company's ventures. It also provides an overview of and behind-the-scenes information about 30 Disney animated films from "Snow White" through "The Hunchback of Notre Dame". The author relates each film to its original tale, gives the Disney version, and tells what and why cuts were made. The exposed secrets consist of such things as "Plot Holes," "Bloopers," "Hidden Images," and "Strange Reactions." Anecdotes about the growth of the Disney industry and the development of the theme-park rides are included. One of the most enticing sidebars offers over 50 names that were originally considered for the seven dwarfs.

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Review: Mouse Under Glass : Secrets of Disney Animation and Theme Parks

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

great read as an intro to disney's animated movies(wish there were more in the book, black cauldron is missing) and to theme park rides based on them. Read full review

Review: Mouse Under Glass : Secrets of Disney Animation and Theme Parks

User Review  - Debbie - Goodreads

This book has some really interesting parts, like about what the original stories were before they were "Disneyfied". It was neat to read what the original Beauty and the Beast fairy tale was. I ... Read full review

Contents

Foreword
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H Disney Developed Salad Days 19221942
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ffl Disney Discouraged Potluck 19431949
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Copyright

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About the author (1997)

David M. Koenig, Ph.D. worked for 27 years as an engineering associate at Corning, Inc.

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