The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Jim Hill Media Podcast Network
Join Jim Hill and co-hosts Len Testa, Dustin Fuhs, Drew Taylor, Aaron Adams, Michelle C. Valladolid and Dan Zehr as they talk about the multi-faceted Walt Disney Company - including Pixar, Lucasfilm and Disney Studios - as well as Universal Studios and the world of collectibles.
Marvel Us Disney Episode 91: What that new Sony deal means for Disney+
Aaron Adams & Jim Hill start off this week’s show by discussing all of the info that Marvel Studios just released about Phase Four of the MCU. They then share the tribute to Jack Kirby that the Imagineers recently added to DCA’s “Guardians of the Galaxy -- Mission: BREAKOUT !” attraction  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 6
59 min
Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 120: Do you remember those animated “Far Side” specials
Drew Taylor & Jim Hill start off this week’s episode by talking about Seth McFarlane’s attempt to revive / reinvent “The Flintstones” back in 2011. They then discuss how “Vivo” went from being a DreamWorks Animation project to a Sony Picture Animation release that will soon be showing up on Netflix Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 3
39 min
Disney Dish Episode  320:  Who’s this other family in my Memory Maker account
Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week’s show by discussing some of the bars & the restaurants that just got revealed for the Disney Wish. They then discuss the huge part that Davy Crockett played in the first year or so of Disneyland Park’s operation This episode's show notes are here. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 2
43 min
Universal Joint Episode  45 :Which Universal-owned IP will we next see in the Parks
Dustin Fuhs & Jim Hill start off this week’s show by talking about the eight-week-long promotional campaign Universal Pictures has put together to hype the June release of “F9.” They then talk about Comcast’s new marching orders when it comes to the Universal Parks & Resorts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 29
56 min
Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 119: Who’s directing the sequel to “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”
Drew Taylor & Jim Hill start off this week’s episode by talking about HBO Max’s next “Adventure Time: Distant Lands” special. They then take an in-depth look at the performance capture films that ImageMovers Digital produced Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 26
41 min
Disney Dish Episode 319: The day 'Soarin' ' first took flight over Future World"
Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week’s show by talking about how Disney’s decision to update its guidance when it comes to Cast Member grooming & appearance will impact the rest of the hospitality industry. They then look back at how the Farmers Market at EPCOT Center’s The Land paved the way for food courts at WDW Resorts. This episode's show notes are here. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 25
58 min
Marvel Us Disney Episode 90: Did we just get our first glimpse of the MCU’s real Mandarin?
Aaron Adams & Jim Hill start off this week’s show by discussing the “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the 10 Rings” teaser trailer. They then look back at the two most recent episodes of “Falcon and the Winter Soldier” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 22
1 hr 3 min
Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor - Episode 118: The tangled tale of “Tusker” & “The Legend of Tembo”
Drew Taylor & Jim Hill start off this week’s show by discussing how the recently announced closure of the Arclight Cinemas & Pacific Theatres chain may impact the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood. They then talk about a pair of pachyderm-based animated features that never made it into a theater near you.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 20
36 min
Disney Dish Episode 318:  How the 50s Prime Time Café paved the road for the Sci-Fi Drive-In Theater Restaurant
So what happens when Len Testa & Jim Hill each record their contributions to a Disney Dish episode separately? You’re about to find. Special thanks to editor extraordinaire Aaron Adams who stitched this show together. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 20
38 min
Disney Dish Episode 317: Looking for a great Disney theme park history book
Len Testa & Jim Hill start off this week’s episode by discussing how the Anaheim version of the Avengers Campus is supposed to be opening at DCA on June 4th. They then discuss why the Imagineers opted to transform the Papeete Bay Verandah at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort into ‘Ohana. This episode's Show Notes are here. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 11
52 min
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