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Fantasia 2000
, also known as Fantasia Continued in pre-production and concept, is a American animated film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. A sequel to 1940's Fantasia, the film is the thirty-eighth animated feature in the Walt Disney Animated Classics. It premiered in the United States on December 17, 1999. As with its predecessor, the film visualizes classical music compositions with various forms of animation and live-action introductions. Set pieces are introduced by a variety of celebrities including Steve Martin, Bette Midler, James Earl Jones, Penn and Teller, Itzhak Perlman, Quincy Jones and Angela Lansbury.

Most music is performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra with James Levine conducting all numbers except The Sorcerer's Apprentice. Levine also arranged most scores, except two pieces arranged by Peter Schickele,
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CastJames Earl Jones, Angela Lansbury, Penn Jillette, Teller, Steve Martin, Bette Midler, Leopold Stokowski, Itzhak Perlman, Quincy Jones, James Levine
DirectorEric Goldberg
Genre:  Family
Release Date:  June 16, 2000
MPAA Rating:  G
Screen WriterEric Goldberg, David Reynolds
Runtime:  1hr 30min
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review by . December 24, 2010
I have not yet seen the original Fantasia, but I just saw this and I have to say, I love it. What Walt Disney wanted to create was a concert film, a perpetual work in progress, where it was like a concert with visual accompaniment. May I say, that was a genius work and now Fantasia 2000 is one of my favourite disney animated features of all time. It has no dialogue (outside celebrity cameos) and no recurring story, but it's visually stunning, and each of the pieces with their accompanying clips …
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