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He Is Here to Change the World (Again): Captain EO Returns to EPCOT

He Is Here to Change the World (Again): Captain EO Returns to EPCOT 1 From the Disney Insider In the fall of 1986 Michael Jackson came to EPCOT Center in Florida as part of “a small group, struggling to bring freedom to countless worlds of despair.” And now he’s back. Captain EO, the breakthrough 3D science fiction adventure that starred Jackson, was directed by Francis Ford Coppola and produced by George Lucas, quietly returned to EPCOT earlier this month in all of its breakda Continue Reading

‘Captain EO’ is back on Epcot’s schedule

'Captain EO' is back on Epcot's schedule 2 We had quite a few readers ask about whether or not the Michael Jackson short “Captain EO” was coming back to Epcot, or if it was gone for good. Captain EO was taken out of it’s usual spot, and the preview of the film “Tomorrowland” was put in it’s place. After Tomorrowland, “Inside Out” was there for it’s preview. According to the Orlando Sentinel, Captain EO Continue Reading

Today Is The Last Day to Catch Captain EO at Walt Disney World Before It’s Temporary Closure

Today Is The Last Day to Catch Captain EO at Walt Disney World Before It's Temporary Closure 3 At the end of March we shared the news that “Captain EO” would be closing temporarily in “mid-April” at Epcot so that Disney could use the  Imagination Pavilion theater to run a sneak peek of “Tomorrowland” that would also include special in-theater effects. At that time a date Disney did not release when the  last day guests could see Captain EO would be before the “Tomorrowlan Continue Reading