Disney Essay

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Dreams Come True Walter E. Disney once said, "You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality." He was a man that turned his dreams into reality with the help of his many followers, which showed his true leadership. Today, Disney is one of the important entertainment businesses; bringing remarkable profits not to mention the abundance of joy it brings many people. It has not always been this easy for Disney however. It took the mind of one man to bring it to what it is today. Walt Disney did more to touch the hearts, minds, and emotions of millions of kids and adults than any other person. “He brought us closer to the future, while telling us of the past”. Walt Disney’s life was devoted to the arts and entertainment almost from birth. However, Walt’s fortunes and fame didn’t take form until he created Mickey Mouse.
Walt Disney’s impact in the United States can be analyzed through sound, animation, theme parks, arts and television. He is best know for his character Mickey Mouse, as well as others such as Donald Duck, Pluto, Goofy, and Minnie Mouse, but his company can also be credited with achievements such as the first fully synchronized sound picture, "Steamboat Willie", the first full-color animation, "Flowers and Trees", and the first full-length animated movie, "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs".
Steamboat Willie (1928) was his creation, as was the first full-color cartoon, Flowers and Trees (1932). The cartoon, as realized by Disney, gained even greater height in 1937 when Walt then released his first full-length animated feature, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, which is still a huge blockbuster. He went on to introduce many more innovations to movie making, including stereophonic sound.
Disney revolutionized the entertainment industry. Disney is a legend that will continue to grow and live on for many more…