Studios Weekly

Studios Weekly is Matt Hochberg's weekly look at Disney's Hollywood Studios, exploring it's history as well as what's currently happening there. Topics include trip planning tips, interviews with those that help make the magic, opinions on current events and more.

2008

January 16, 2008
When you plan your trip to Walt Disney World months before you actually go down for the vacation, you probably envision a beautiful day with a few...
January 08, 2008
 I attended the first day of Disney's Hollywood Studios on Monday, mostly enabled because I had just moved to the Orlando area on the previous...
January 03, 2008
I took some time on a recent trip to sample the menu at Backlot Express restaurant and evaluate the main entrees available.  You think that...

2007

December 19, 2007
Stop.  No, don’t stop reading. Let me try this again. Stop doing the same old thing in the Studios.  For years I was in the same...
December 12, 2007
Walt Disney World has developed some staples of entertainment during the holiday season such as Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party,...
November 28, 2007
Call me Nostradmas (or just crazy) but I think I’m clairvoyant.  I have an uncanny ability to predict green lights at traffic...
November 21, 2007
 Now and then I’ll go around my site and look for pages that are out of date or perhaps I have a new opinion on based on a recent...
November 14, 2007
Do you remember the first time you rode a thrill ride like Rock ‘n Roller Coaster or Tower ofTerror? Do you remember the built up...
November 07, 2007
I love to be pleasantly surprised when it comes to my trips to Walt Disney World.  Sometimes it may be an attraction I haven’t experienced...
October 31, 2007
This past weekend was the inaugural Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 13K and yours truly planned a trip down specifically because of this new event (...