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

  • A Song Of Night And Fever

    June 29th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  29 mins 11 secs
    a goofy movie, architecture, design, disco, disney, disney world, engineering, goofy, imagineering, lester's possum park, music, roller coaster, universal studios

    Scottye goes to orbit. Jim goes to a certain town.

  • A Song Of Rick And Roll

    June 22nd, 2020  |  Season 9  |  26 mins 38 secs
    architecture, buzz lightyear, design, disney, disney world, engineering, horizons, imagineering, music, rick astley, rickroll, roger rabbit, universal studios

    Jim's done everything for you. Scottye is absolutely never going to give you up.

  • A Song Of Beasts And Boys

    June 15th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  34 mins 15 secs
    alien attack, architecture, beastie boys, brass monkey, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, imagineering, make some noise, music, theme park, universal studios

    Scottye makes some noise. Jim monkeys around (and around).

  • A Song Of Hair And Skin And Eyes

    June 8th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  34 mins 55 secs
    architecture, blazing fury, buzz lightyear, design, disney, disney world, dollywood, engineering, imagineering, indiana jones, jolene, music, thunder road, universal studios

    Jim has a dream. Scottye has a song.

  • A Song Of Jocks & Jams

    June 1st, 2020  |  Season 9  |  35 mins 29 secs
    architecture, basketball, bugs bunny, design, disney, disney princess, disney world, engineering, imagineering, lola bunny, michael jordan, space jam, universal studios, ymca

    Scottye is the ball. Jim is the dumpster.

  • A Parody Song Of Small Worlds

    May 25th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  27 mins 41 secs
    animation, architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, imagineering, music, small world, universal studios, weird al yankovic

    Jim gets a coffee. Scottye goes shopping.

  • A Song Of Starting Fires

    May 18th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  30 mins 48 secs
    98 degrees, architecture, billy joel, california adventure, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, imagineering, music, superstar limo, universal studios

    Scottye goes back in time. Jim unintentionally follows.

  • New Season, New Park

    May 11th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  33 mins
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, hard rock, hollywood studios, imagineering, universal studios

    Scottye brings the mystery. Jim brings the funk.

  • Scrambled Eggs And Tossed Salad

    April 27th, 2020  |  Season 8  |  35 mins 26 secs
    alien encounter, architecture, cheers, design, disney, disney world, engineering, frasier, imagineering, mission space, monorail, peoplemover, planet of the apes, soarin, universal studios

    Scottye goes to the moon. Jim goes for a spin.

  • Aren't You A Little Young To Be Making A Podcast?

    April 20th, 2020  |  Season 8  |  33 mins 10 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, imagineering, phineas and ferb, runaway railway, spaceship earth, supernatural, universal studios

    Jim goes big. Scottye makes a playlist.

  • Bonus: FAQueue - Journey Into Imagination

    April 13th, 2020  |  34 mins 47 secs
    architecture, bonus, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, imagineering, journey into imagination, kodak, patreon, universal studios

    A free preview of our Patreon show.

  • As They Say In St. Olaf

    April 6th, 2020  |  Season 8  |  31 mins 27 secs
    architecture, carousel of progress, design, disney, disney world, engineering, golden girls, haunted mansion, imagineering, tmnt, universal studios

    Scottye fights crime. Jim ruins an oven.

  • I Know You Are But What Am I?!

    March 30th, 2020  |  Season 8  |  30 mins 16 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, e.t., engineering, epcot, figment, haunted mansion, imagineering, journey into imagination, pee wee herman, universal studios

    Jim sits in a chair. Scottye wakes up.

  • Shut The Front Door!

    March 23rd, 2020  |  Season 8  |  32 mins 53 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney institute, disney world, engineering, flavor town, guy fieri, imagineering, race through new york, soarin, triple d, universal studios

    Scottye takes a drive. Jim takes some classes.

  • Yo, Home To Bel-Air!

    March 16th, 2020  |  Season 8  |  34 mins 44 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, fresh prince of bel air, hollywood studios, imagineering, magic kingdom, tmnt, universal studios, world showcase

    Jim gets thrown out. Scottye battles ninjas.

  • You Got It, Dude!

    March 9th, 2020  |  Season 8  |  29 mins 52 secs
    adventureland, architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, full house, fuller house, imagineering, john stamos, jungle cruise, universal studios

    Scottye does a crossover. Jim tries to escape.