Trivia / Fantasmic!

  • Fan Nickname:
    • Some fans like to call Disneyland's dragon, "Murphy", because of its tendency to break down.
    • Disneyland's 2017 show has the unofficial alias Fantasmic! 2.0 to distinguish it from its predecessors.
  • Milestone Celebration:
    • The Tokyo DisneySea version opened during the park's 10th anniversary.
    • During the 20th anniversary of the Disneyland premiere, Annual Passholders could attend an exclusive performance. It began with a video compiling behind-the-scenes footage, archival news reports hyping the show, and highlights from the premiere. Plus, the finale included cameos by characters who made appearances in the initial performances, but eventually got replaced by the stars of newer Disney movies.
  • Uncancelled: The Disneyland production became so popular, Disney decided to indefinitely extend its originally five-year run. It ended up running 24 years before Disney replaced it with a new version.
  • What Could Have Been: Regarding Disney World's version:
  • Working Title: "Imagination River Spectacular".