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Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color 

Disneyland (original title)
A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres.
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A Disney-produced anthology covering many different genres.

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27 October 1954 (USA)  »

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(1986-1987) | (1954-1960, 1961-1986 and 1987-1990) | (1960-1961)

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(RCA Sound System)

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(1954-1961)| (Technicolor) (1961-1990)

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1.33 : 1
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The series was so popular, that in 1972, NBC renewed it through 1976. During this period, Disney was the only Hollywood studio that routinely made money on most of its feature films. See more »

Quotes

[opening lines; 1954-1966]
Announcer: And now, your host, Walt Disney.
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Connections

Followed by The Wonderful World of Disney (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

When You Wish Upon a Star
(Theme from 1954-1961)
Written by Leigh Harline and Ned Washington
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"One of these many worlds will open to you!"
5 December 2001 | by (Canberra, Australia) – See all my reviews

Certainly the original and the best of the family variety style programs.From the late 'fifties to the late 'sixties this was the high point of many an Australian family's televisual week. Walt himself singing "When You Wish Upon a Star" for the opening credits was a siren call for all the young and not so young.

One quibble however is that, in hindsight it was a rather blatant advertisement for the Disneyland theme park. The opening of each show placed the weeks story in one of the four "lands" that made up Disneyland.


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