In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott belatedly celebrate May the Fourth, as well as the upcoming 45th anniversary of the theatrical release of Star Wars with some content from a galaxy far, far away. First, Tracey sits down with Richard Woloski to talk about his upcoming book Today in Star Wars History, then they’ll turn things over to Buzzy at WWED for some galactic tunes. Along the way, our hosts will call over to the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the show with a bit of listener feedback.
May I have your attention please? At this time, I’d like to take a moment to review our podcast rules with you. When the podcast audio has started, please insert your sound amplification devices into your ears and leave them securely fastened throughout the show. Galactic regulations state that that the Disney, Indiana podcast will share some attraction audio from both Star Tours and Star Tours: The Adventures Continue. For your reading pleasure, reviews of Star Wars: The Mandalorian – The Art and Imagery and Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – Traveler’s Guide to Batuu will be included in this episode.
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In today’s episode, Tracey and Scott take a look at the final entry in the Disney / Lucasfilm saga. 2019’s Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker. They go through some production notes on the film, discuss its marketing and promotional tie-ins, examine the critical and popular response so far, as well as share their own thoughts. Along the way they blast off into the past with a recording of the original Star Tours attraction from Star Wars Weekends at Walt Disney World from 2009. They also check in at the Main Street Cinema and share some listener feedback.
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In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott continue their Muppet Movie Mayhem segment with a look at the 2005 made for TV movie The Muppets’ Wizard of Oz. They talk a bit about the production of the film, the audience response and share their own thoughts. They then take an amusing musical trip to a galaxy far, far away by sharing a list of their favorite Star Wars parody songs. Scott and Tracey then wrap up the show with a recap of the Indy Disney meet fan gathering that took place this weekend, and share a few upcoming events as well.
In the fifth episode of Disney, Indiana, Tracey and Scott attempt a trip to the Moon of Endor with Star Tours. Both of our intrepid travellers are big fans of Disney and Star Wars, so this attraction is a favorite part of their Disney Universe.
They dive into a bit of history of the attraction, talk about Star Wars Weekends in Florida and review a DVD about the opening of Star Tours from the Extinct Attraction Club. If you would like to order this video for your collection, please look here.
Buzzy, the DJ at WWED Radio plays a couple of Star Wars/Disney songs.