Captain EO | Epcot | Extinct Disney World Attractions

Captain EO | Epcot | Extinct Disney World Attractions

Epcot’s Captain EO Description:

Captain EO was Disney’s first 4D movie. It starred the King of Pop Michael Jackson, was produced by George Lucas and directed by Francis Ford Coppola. It ran at Disney World’s Epcot from 1986-1994 and then again from 2010-2015 as a tribute to Jackson after his death. The movie was located where the Disney & Pixar Short Film Festival is now in the Imagination Pavilion of Epcot’s Future World.

Key Cast Members:

  • Captain EO: Michael Jackson
  • Supreme Leader: Anjelica Houston
  • Idey: Debbie Lee Carrington
  • Ody: Cindy Sorenson
  • Major Domo: Gary Depew
  • Hooter: Tony Cox
  • Commander Bog: Dick Shawn

Key Crew Members:

  • Director: Francis Ford Coppola
  • Producer: George Lucas
  • Writer: Rusty Lemorande

Experience Video:

Here is a little taste of the show experience from back in the day….

Walt Disney World
Honey I shrunk the Audience
Magic Journeys

Photo by BenjaminThompson

Video Credit JakeOrl via YouTube

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