“SAVING MR. BANKS”: THE SWINGIN’ 60’S AT DISNEYLAND

BY LANCE AVERY MORGAN

Screen shot 2014-01-02 at 8.49.45 AMIn the new Disney film, “Saving Mr. Banks” we were enthralled to see that the 1960-era film went to extraordinary lengths to present Disneyland in Anaheim, CA in its post war, dressed up glam of the era.

The entrance into Main Street is shot in full color glory, saturated with rich pinks and vivid blues, is a feast for the eye. Rides like Tomorrowland boats, Hobbyland, The Viewliner, and the Submarine Voyage may be a long-remembered thing of the past, yet for a couple of hours, the magic of Disney has returned.

Screen shot 2014-01-02 at 9.03.05 AMSee “Saving Mr. Banks” in theaters everywhere, starring Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson in roles that will surely be award-winning.