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Writers:
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Release Date:
16 September 2001 (USA) See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Dick Van Dyke ... Narrator / Himself (also archive footage)

John H. Mayer ... Additional Narrator (as John Mayer)
Marian Galanis ... Additional Narrator
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paul Anderson ... Himself

Julie Andrews ... Herself (archive footage)
Ken Annakin ... Himself

Xavier Atencio ... Himself
Sharon Baird ... Herself
Buddy Baker ... Himself

Ray Bradbury ... Himself
Michael Broggie ... Himself
Roger Broggie ... Himself (archive footage)
Bob Broughton ... Himself
Edmund G. Brown ... Himself (archive footage)
Robert Brown ... Himself (archive footage)
Victoria Brown ... Herself (archive footage)
Bobby Burgess ... Himself
Harriet Burns ... Herself

John Canemaker ... Himself
Mickey Clark ... Himself

Gary Cooper ... Himself (archive footage)

Kevin Corcoran ... Himself (also archive footage)
Bill Cotter ... Himself
Roland F. Crump ... Himself (as Rolly Crump)
Alice Davis ... Herself
Marc Davis ... Himself
Virginia Davis ... Herself (archive footage)

Angie Dickinson ... Herself (archive footage)
Christopher Disney Miller ... Himself

Diane Disney ... Herself (as Diane Disney Miller)
Edna Disney ... Herself (archive footage)
Elias Disney ... Himself (archive footage)
Flora Disney ... Herself (archive footage)
Herbert Disney ... Himself (archive footage)
Lillian Disney ... Herself (archive footage)
Robert Disney ... Himself (archive footage)

Roy Edward Disney ... Himself (as Roy E. Disney)
Roy O. Disney ... Himself (archive footage)
Ruth Disney ... Herself (archive footage)
Sharon Disney ... Herself (archive footage)

Walt Disney ... Himself (archive footage)

Karen Dotrice ... Herself

Buddy Ebsen ... Himself
Peter Ellenshaw ... Himself

Richard Fleischer ... Himself
Bruce Gordon ... Himself
Joe Grant ... Himself
Bob Gurr ... Himself
John Hench ... Himself

Adolf Hitler ... Himself (archive footage)
Ollie Johnston ... Himself

Chuck Jones ... Himself
J.B. Kaufman ... Himself
Ward Kimball ... Himself

John Lasseter ... Himself

Art Linkletter ... Himself
Bill Littlejohn ... Himself

Leonard Maltin ... Himself
Sammy McKim ... Himself (as Sam McKim)
Bill Melendez ... Himself
Joanna Miller ... Herself (as Joanna Miller-Runeare)
Ron Miller ... Himself
Ronald Miller ... Himself (archive footage) (as Ronnie Miller)
Walter Elias Disney Miller ... Himself (archive footage)
Jennifer Miller-Goff ... Herself

Mary Tyler Moore ... Herself (archive footage)

Richard Nixon ... Himself (archive footage)
Floyd Norman ... Himself
Dick Nunis ... Himself
Don Peri ... Himself
Harrison 'Buzz' Price ... Himself
Dorothy Puder ... Herself

Ronald Reagan ... Himself (archive footage)
Tamara Scheer ... Herself (as Tamara Miller-Scheer)
Hazel Sewell ... Herself (archive footage)
Marjorie Sewell ... Herself (archive footage)

Mel Shaw ... Himself

Richard M. Sherman ... Himself (as Richard Sherman)

Robert B. Sherman ... Himself (as Robert Sherman)
Brian Sibley ... Himself
Marty Sklar ... Himself
Dave Smith ... Himself
Charles Solomon ... Himself
Jack Speirs ... Himself

Robert Stack ... Himself

Shirley Temple ... Herself (archive footage)
Bob Thomas ... Himself
Frank Thomas ... Himself

Gregg Toland ... Himself (archive footage)

Spencer Tracy ... Himself (archive footage)
E. Cardon Walker ... Himself (as Card Walker)

Directed by
Jean-Pierre Isbouts 
 
Writing credits
Katherine Greene (written by) &
Richard Greene (written by) &
Jean-Pierre Isbouts (written by)

Produced by
Amy Boothe Green .... associate producer
Howard Green .... associate producer (as Howard E. Green)
Katherine Greene .... co-producer
Richard Greene .... co-producer
Cathie Labrador .... producer
Walter Elias Disney Miller .... executive producer
 
Cinematography by
Eric Trageser (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Jean-Pierre Isbouts 
 
Makeup Department
Soo-Jin Yoon .... hair stylist (as Soo Jin Yoon)
Soo-Jin Yoon .... makeup artist (as Soo Jin Yoon)
 
Sound Department
Theodore Kerhulas .... sound
Gary Zacuto .... sound engineer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ken Allen .... gaffer
Andrew Balis .... first assistant camera
Walt Disney .... camera operator: home movie footage
Mark Gambino .... key grip
Bill Gilbert .... gaffer: Kansas City/Marceline
Gideon Markham .... gaffer (as Gideon Wadstrom)
Steve Reissner .... first assistant camera
Luigi Resta .... electrician: Napa
Renee Schuyten .... second assistant camera (as Renée Schuyten)
Kara Stephens .... first assistant camera
Maurice Eivan Treadway .... gaffer (as Eivan Treadway)
Kevin Welsh .... grip: Kansas City/Marceline
 
Editorial Department
Andrew Balis .... assistant editor
Shelby Craft .... assistant editor
Brian Waingrow .... assistant editor
Mark Wellborn .... editorial assistant
Scott Zone .... colorist (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Paul Anderson .... location consultant: Los Angeles
Roy Edward Disney .... footage courtesy of (as Roy E. Disney)
Deborah Gabbay .... caterer
Marian Galanis .... writer: additional narration
Natalie Isbouts .... caterer
Philip Isbouts .... production assistant
Maxine Jordan .... production coordinator
J.B. Kaufman .... footage courtesy of
Ward Kimball .... footage courtesy of
Charles Labrador .... production assistant
Kaye Malins .... location consultant: Marceline
John H. Mayer .... writer: additional narration (as John Mayer)
Don Peri .... footage courtesy of
Butch Rigby .... location consultant: Kansas City
 
Thanks
Paul Anderson .... grateful acknowledgment
Ken Annakin .... grateful acknowledgment
Xavier Atencio .... grateful acknowledgment
Sharon Baird .... grateful acknowledgment
Buddy Baker .... grateful acknowledgment
Ray Bradbury .... grateful acknowledgment
Bernice Bradley .... grateful acknowledgment
Michael Broggie .... grateful acknowledgment
Bob Broughton .... grateful acknowledgment
Bobby Burgess .... grateful acknowledgment
Harriet Burns .... grateful acknowledgment
John Canemaker .... grateful acknowledgment
Mickey Clark .... grateful acknowledgment
Tim Considine .... grateful acknowledgment
Kevin Corcoran .... grateful acknowledgment
Mary Costa .... grateful acknowledgment
Bill Cotter .... grateful acknowledgment
Roland F. Crump .... grateful acknowledgment (as Rolly Crump)
John Culhane .... grateful acknowledgment
Alice Davis .... grateful acknowledgment
Marc Davis .... grateful acknowledgment
Virginia Davis .... grateful acknowledgment
Christopher Disney Miller .... grateful acknowledgment (as Chris Miller)
Diane Disney .... grateful acknowledgment (as Diane Disney Miller)
Roy Edward Disney .... grateful acknowledgment (as Roy E. Disney)
Karen Dotrice .... grateful acknowledgment
Buddy Ebsen .... grateful acknowledgment
Peter Ellenshaw .... grateful acknowledgment
Bill Evans .... grateful acknowledgment
Linda Ewigman .... special thanks
Mark Ewigman .... special thanks
Mike Ewigman .... special thanks
Richard Fleischer .... grateful acknowledgment
Bruce Gordon .... grateful acknowledgment
Joe Grant .... grateful acknowledgment
Bob Gurr .... grateful acknowledgment
John Hench .... grateful acknowledgment
Don Iwerks .... grateful acknowledgment
Rush Johnson .... grateful acknowledgment
Ollie Johnston .... grateful acknowledgment
Chuck Jones .... grateful acknowledgment
Dean Jones .... grateful acknowledgment
Bill Justice .... grateful acknowledgment
J.B. Kaufman .... grateful acknowledgment
Betty Kimball .... grateful acknowledgment
Ward Kimball .... grateful acknowledgment
John Lasseter .... grateful acknowledgment
Jack Lindquist .... grateful acknowledgment
Art Linkletter .... grateful acknowledgment
Mary Lippold .... special thanks: The Walt Disney Studio Archives
Bill Littlejohn .... grateful acknowledgment
Leonard Maltin .... grateful acknowledgment
Lucille Martin .... grateful acknowledgment
Sammy McKim .... grateful acknowledgment (as Sam McKim)
Bill Melendez .... grateful acknowledgment
Melissa Merritt .... special thanks: Disneyland
Joanna Miller .... grateful acknowledgment (as Joanna Miller-Runeare)
Ron Miller .... grateful acknowledgment
Jennifer Miller-Goff .... grateful acknowledgment
Floyd Norman .... grateful acknowledgment
Dick Nunis .... grateful acknowledgment
Fess Parker .... grateful acknowledgment
Don Peri .... grateful acknowledgment
Harrison 'Buzz' Price .... grateful acknowledgment
Dorothy Puder .... grateful acknowledgment
Glenn D. Puder .... grateful acknowledgment (as Glen Puder)
Tamara Scheer .... grateful acknowledgment (as Tamara Miller-Scheer)
Mel Shaw .... grateful acknowledgment
Richard M. Sherman .... grateful acknowledgment (as Richard Sherman)
Robert B. Sherman .... grateful acknowledgment (as Robert Sherman)
Brian Sibley .... grateful acknowledgment
Marty Sklar .... grateful acknowledgment
Dave Smith .... grateful acknowledgment
Dave Smith .... special thanks: The Walt Disney Studio Archives
Charles Solomon .... grateful acknowledgment
Jack Speirs .... grateful acknowledgment
Robert Stack .... grateful acknowledgment
David Stollery .... grateful acknowledgment
Bob Thomas .... grateful acknowledgment
Frank Thomas .... grateful acknowledgment
Dick Van Dyke .... grateful acknowledgment
E. Cardon Walker .... grateful acknowledgment (as Card Walker)
Robert M. Witter .... special thanks: Disneyland
Ilene Woods .... grateful acknowledgment
Booker T. Young .... special thanks
Rebecca Young .... special thanks
 
Crew believed to be complete


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11 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
Loved it, 12 January 2005
Author: slayerbecca from United States

I never really knew much about Walt Disney, so I bought this film. And I think it was a great place to start. It gave a lot of background information, and you really got to see things from the point of view of the time. Instead of looking at it from 2005, I was looking at the film from the early 1900s and into the future. Walt's early life really interested me. He was basically a regular guy (aka genius) following something that really interested him.

I recommend this to anyone who wants a nice base of information about Disney. It's got that warm fuzzy feeling to it as well, but without hiding much. I think most will enjoy it.

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