Opposite Attractions: A Theme Park Design Show

A comedy design challenge podcast about creating theme parks that are 'technically possible'.

About the show

A former Universal Studios Florida employee and a former Walt Disney World cast member challenge each other to imagineer their own theme parks, one attraction at a time, while also discussing the current state of the theme park industry. Hosted by Scottye Moore and Jim Murphy.

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Episodes

  • Shows vs Shots

    October 26th, 2020  |  Season 10  |  29 mins 13 secs
    architecture, buzzfeed, design, disney, disney world, disneyland, engineering, escape room, imagineering, nixon, universal studios

    Jim has a plan. Scottye has a drink. (as usual)

  • BonuS: How To Drink At Epcot

    October 19th, 2020  |  Season 10  |  53 mins 21 secs

    Jim takes a week off. Scottye takes matters into his own hands.

  • Sin vs Pin

    October 12th, 2020  |  Season 10  |  38 mins 33 secs
    animal kingdom, architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, harry potter, imagineering, jazz, music, pinball, potc, robert johnson, the who, universal studios

    Scottye makes a sale. Jim has a ball.

  • Limits vs Lists

    October 5th, 2020  |  Season 10  |  36 mins 11 secs
    architecture, austin, beauty and the beast, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, imagineering, jurassic park, music, postmodern jukebox, universal studios, will smith

    Jim steals a House. Scottye gets Spoti.

  • Egg vs Brain

    September 28th, 2020  |  Season 10  |  35 mins 53 secs
    architecture, cranium command, design, disney, disney world, doritos, engineering, epcot, imagineering, masterclass, mountain dew, smugglers run, taco bell, universal studios

    Scottye brings the dew. Jim brings the class.

  • Abstract vs Impressionist

    September 21st, 2020  |  Season 10  |  37 mins 59 secs
    architecture, bugs life, design, disney, disney world, engineering, hollywood studios, imagineering, jurassic park, mountain dew, universal studios

    Jim goes virtual. Scottye goes up and down.

  • Party vs Arty

    September 14th, 2020  |  Season 10  |  35 mins 27 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, disneyland, engineering, imagineering, universal studios

    Scottye goes to Town. Jim rebuilds a City.

  • A Whole New-ish World

    September 7th, 2020  |  Season 10  |  31 mins 19 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, hall of fame, imagineering, theme park, toys, universal studios

    Jim goes into the hall. Scottye goes past.

  • A Song Of Thames And Men

    August 24th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  31 mins 4 secs
    architecture, backstage tour, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, hollywood studios, imagineering, music, parody, spinal tap, test track, universal studios

    Jim goes backstage. Scottye creates (doomed) life.

  • A Song Of Cheeseburgers and Paradise.

    August 17th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  28 mins 1 sec
    architecture, boat drinks, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, imagineering, jimmy buffett, margaritaville, music, universal studios, yacht rock

    Jim gets wet. Scottye gets drunk (as usual).

  • A Song of Giants And Films

    August 10th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  40 mins 41 secs
    architecture, bach, beethoven, design, disney, disney world, engineering, films, great movie ride, hollywood studios, imagineering, movies, mozart, save ferris, universal studios

    Scottye plays the hits. Jim saves a day off.

  • Bonus: FAQueue - Pirates Of The Caribbean

    August 3rd, 2020  |  29 mins 55 secs
    architecture, arrow dynamics, design, disney, disney world, engineering, history, imagineering, magic kingdom, pirates, potc, universal studios

    In which audio issues pillage, plunder, rifle, and loot our regular episode.

  • A Song Of Ham And Burr

    July 27th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  30 mins 17 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, hamilton, imagineering, lmm, moana, music, musical, primeval whirl, runaway railway, theater, universal studios

    Scottye forgoes the sisters. Jim rides a non-stop train.

  • A Song Of Hats And Crazy

    July 20th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  29 mins 29 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, imagineering, inception, jamiroquai, maze, mickey ears, music, universal studios, virtual insanity

    Jim takes a tumble. Scottye gets lost.

  • A Song Of Prince And Jeff

    July 14th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  33 mins 4 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, fresh prince, imagineering, men in black, music, suicide squad, switch, universal studios, will smith

    Scottye counts down. Jim beats up.

  • A Song Of Kid And Rock

    July 6th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  38 mins 14 secs
    architecture, cedar point, design, detroit, disney, disney world, engineering, imagineering, kid rock, michigan, music, universal studios

    Jim hits things with things. Scottye tells an important history lesson.