Episodes of the Disney anthology TV series I've seen

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1. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: A Tribute to Joel Chandler Harris (1956)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt looks at the history of Joel Chandler Harris, author of the Uncle Remus stories.

Stars: Walt Disney, Jonathan Hale, Sam McDaniel, Harry Shannon

Votes: 9

2. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: The Plausible Impossible (1956)

Not Rated | 50 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt Disney explains some of the techniques of animation.

Directors: William Beaudine, Wilfred Jackson | Stars: Walt Disney, Leopold Stokowski, Clarence Nash

Votes: 46

3. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: The Story of the Animated Drawing (1955)

Not Rated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt Disney discusses the history of animation.

Directors: William Beaudine, Wilfred Jackson | Stars: Walt Disney, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski, Oliver Wallace

Votes: 61

4. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Tricks of Our Trade (1957)

Not Rated | 53 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

With examples from Disney feature-length films, Walt Disney gives a behind-the-scenes look at the improvements in animation made by his studio's in-house training and research that studied real-life motion and made technical innovations.

Directors: James Algar, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske | Stars: Walt Disney, Jack Boyd, Marc Davis, Billy House

Votes: 35

5. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Man in Space (1955)

Unrated | 51 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

With a combination of documentary footage and animation, the science and history of rockets, and the effects of space travel on man are illustrated.

Director: Ward Kimball | Stars: Dick Tufeld, Walt Disney, Heinz Haber, Ward Kimball

Votes: 113

6. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Man and the Moon (1955)

Unrated | 53 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

The moon is the subject here. Man's fascination with the moon (via animation) is presented, as is the moon's usage in popular culture (from Shakespeare to nursery rhymes to popular songs). ... See full summary »

Director: Ward Kimball | Stars: Frank Gerstle, Richard Emory, Frank Connor, Leo Needham

Votes: 68

7. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Mars and Beyond (1957)

Unrated | 53 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

The episode begins with an introduction of Walt Disney and his robot friend Garco, who provide a brief overview of this episode, which starts with a look at mankind seeking to understand ... See full summary »

Director: Ward Kimball | Stars: Paul Frees, Walt Disney, Clarence Nash, E.C. Slipher

Votes: 155

8. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Our Friend the Atom (1957)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Dr. Heinz Haber, a noted scientist in the field of atomic energy, hosts this look at the possibility of an exciting new power source. He starts by comparing atomic energy to a genie in a ... See full summary »

Director: Hamilton Luske | Stars: Heinz Haber, Walt Disney, Paul Frees

Votes: 105

9. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: A Day in the Life of Donald Duck (1956)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

This episode follows the events of Donald Duck as he struggles through a typical day at the Disney Studio. Along the way, he meets Jimmie Dodd, Roy Williams, the Mouseketeers and the actor that does his voice, Clarence Nash.

Director: Jack Hannah | Stars: Walt Disney, Sharon Baird, Bobby Burgess, Jimmie Dodd

Votes: 21

10. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: The Golden Horseshoe Revue (1962)

Unrated | 48 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

The 10,000th performance of Disneyland's venerable "Golden Horseshoe Revue," featuring special guest stars.

Director: Ron Miller | Stars: Annette Funicello, Gene Sheldon, Wally Boag, Betty Taylor

Votes: 37

11. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Disneyland Goes to the World's Fair (1964)

Unrated | 50 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt Disney shows the viewing audience dinosaurs that will be used at the 1964 New York World's Fair in which Disneyland will play an important part at. Then a cartoon history of World's ... See full summary »

Director: Hamilton Luske | Stars: Walt Disney, Blaine Gibson, Pat McNalley, Wally Boag

Votes: 20

12. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Disneyland Around the Seasons (1966)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt takes viewers on yet another tour of Disneyland to point out some of the newest additions to the park, including New Orleans Square, It's a Small World and Great Moments With Mr. Lincoln.

Director: Hamilton Luske | Stars: Walt Disney, Pinto Colvig, Chet Huntley, Dick Van Dyke

Votes: 41

13. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Donald's Award (1957)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt explains that his cartoon family at the studio has been fun to work with, but also stresses that like most families, his has a problem child: Donald Duck, whose bad conduct had gotten ... See full summary »

Directors: Jack Hannah, Jack King | Stars: Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney, Cliff Edwards, Clarence Nash

14. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: This Is Your Life Donald Duck (1960)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Jiminy Cricket is all set to give a testimonial to Donald Duck. But alas, Donald is relaxing at home, with no plans to leave any time soon. Literally dragged to the Disney Studio by his ... See full summary »

Directors: Jack Hannah, Charles A. Nichols, Jack Kinney | Stars: Walt Disney, Billy Bletcher, Cliff Edwards, Dessie Flynn

Votes: 16

15. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: The Goofy Success Story (1955)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Goofy's rise to stardom is featured here, starting with a look at Hollywood, where talent scouts seek out the next superstar. They find Goofy in a movie theater watching a Mickey Mouse ... See full summary »

Directors: Jack Kinney, Wolfgang Reitherman | Stars: Walt Disney, Jack Bailey, Pinto Colvig, Hans Conried

Votes: 17

16. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Where Do the Stories Come From? (1956)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt answers the often-asked question of just where the stories for his studio's cartoons come from, which is from practically anywhere.

Directors: Jack Hannah, Charles A. Nichols | Stars: Walt Disney, Kirk Douglas, Ollie Johnston, Ward Kimball

Votes: 17

17. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: The Fourth Anniversary Show (1957)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

The first half of this episode, in which Walt celebrates four years on TV, is about how Sergei Prokofieff's composition "Peter and the Wolf", which he played for Walt, convinced him to make... See full summary »

Directors: Hamilton Luske, Sidney Miller, Clyde Geronimi | Stars: Walt Disney, Sharon Baird, Bobby Burgess, Lonnie Burr

Votes: 31

18. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Back Stage Party (1961)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

This Holiday edition of Disney's TV show presents the cast and crew of the failed 1961 film "Babes in Toyland" in a staged "wrap party," co-hosted by Disney and Annette Funicello. Tommy ... See full synopsis »

Directors: Jack Donohue, Hamilton Luske | Stars: Ray Bolger, Tommy Sands, Annette Funicello, Ed Wynn

Votes: 18

19. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Disneyland 10th Anniversary (1965)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt Disney introduces Julie Reems,Miss Disneyland Tencennial,who is to travel as Disneyland's official ambassador,and he shows Julie the imagineering department at Disneyland,and shows her the initial project of the IT'S A SMALL WORLD building that will be built,and the new restaurant that will be built. Then he shows her the haunted mansion that will be built,and miniatures of the Pirates of ... See full summary »

Director: Hamilton Luske | Stars: Mary Blair, Harriet Burns, Claude Coats, Roland F. Crump

Votes: 17

20. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: I Captured the King of the Leprechauns (1959)

Not Rated | 49 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Behind the scenes of Darby O'Gill and the Little People.

Directors: Harry Keller, Robert Stevenson | Stars: Pat O'Brien, Albert Sharpe, Sean Connery, Janet Munro

Votes: 83

21. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: The Disneyland Story (1954)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

In this, the pilot episode for the long-running anthology series, Walt Disney presents a preview for both his upcoming park called Disneyland and several episodes of the show to come. Then ... See full summary »

Directors: Robert Florey, Wilfred Jackson | Stars: Jack Couffer, Walt Disney, Kirk Douglas, Norman Foster

Votes: 78

22. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Disneyland After Dark (1962)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Taking a look at Disneyland following nightfall, including nighttime entertainment and appearances by many celebrities of the day.

Directors: William Beaudine, Hamilton Luske | Stars: Louis Armstrong, Bobby Rydell, Annette Funicello, Bobby Burgess

Votes: 48

23. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: From All of Us to All of You (1958)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

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Director: Jack Hannah | Stars: Walt Disney, Cliff Edwards

Votes: 78

24. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: An Adventure in Color/Mathmagic Land (1961)

Not Rated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Professor Ludwig Von Drake provides an interesting lowdown on color.

Directors: Les Clark, Hamilton Luske, Joshua Meador, Wolfgang Reitherman | Stars: Walt Disney, Paul Frees, Clarence Nash

Votes: 53

25. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Magic and Music (1958)

Unrated | 45 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

The Slave in the Magic Mirror returns to host this look at one of his favorite subjects: the magic of music.

Directors: Hamilton Luske, Jack Kinney | Stars: Hans Conried, Walt Disney, Leopold Stokowski

Votes: 10

26. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1955)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Features The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1949), originally from The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949).

Director: James Algar | Stars: Bing Crosby, John Dehner, Walt Disney

Votes: 34

27. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: The Truth About Mother Goose (1963)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt Disney hosts as Ludvig Von Drake tells the stories behind Mother Goose rhymes, such as "Little Jack Horner", "Mary, Mary quite Contrary" and "London Bridge is Falling Down". Little ... See full summary »

Directors: Hamilton Luske, Bill Justice, Wolfgang Reitherman, Bill Roberts | Stars: Paul Frees, Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney, Billy Gilbert

Votes: 12

28. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Man Is His Own Worst Enemy (1962)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Ludwig Von Drake explains on why people is the biggest challenge facing people these days, because they cause most problems, without which there would be no problems. He uses a variety of Disney cartoons to prove his point.

Directors: Jack Kinney, Hamilton Luske, Charles A. Nichols, Bill Roberts | Stars: Walt Disney, Paul Frees, Frank Graham, Clarence Nash

Votes: 7

29. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: On Vacation (1956)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt Disney, who is on vacation, gives Jiminy Cricket a phone call to take over hosting duties for one TV episode while he is away. Jiminy decides to gather the other Disney stars together ... See full summary »

Directors: Jack Hannah, Charles A. Nichols | Stars: Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney, Cliff Edwards, Marcellite Garner

Votes: 11

30. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Magic Highway U.S.A. (1958)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

The theme of this is the significance of the American highway, featuring the history of motoring, which explains that to drive the first cars was quite an adventure in itself, due to awful ... See full summary »

Director: Ward Kimball | Stars: Walt Disney, Marvin Miller, Robert Shayne

Votes: 16

31. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Man on Wheels (1967)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

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Directors: Les Clark, Hamilton Luske, Ward Kimball

32. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: The Coyote's Lament (1961)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Walt Disney introduces this episode to present the coyote's side of his issues with man and dog.

Director: Charles A. Nichols | Stars: Walt Disney, Pinto Colvig, Thurl Ravenscroft

Votes: 15

33. The Magical World of Disney (1954–1991)
Episode: Carnival Time (1962)

Unrated | 60 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

Ludwig Von Drake takes a look at some major carnivals in New Orleans (hosted by Donald Duck) and Rio de Janeiro (hosted by Jose Carioca).

Director: Hamilton Luske | Stars: Walt Disney, Paul Frees, Clarence Nash, José Oliveira



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