THE BUSINESS OF FUN.

DVD_TheBusinessOfFun[DVD: Forrester Media – 2008 – 39 mins +extras]. How did Dollywood’s (Pigeon Forge, Tennessee) Mystery Mine come to be? Join us as we follow the ride’s development from conception to completion. Includes a background on Herschend Family Entertainment, owner of the Dollywood Theme Park, and follows their management to IAAPA (2005) where they select a builder for the ride. Witness the project’s construction from behind the scenes, and forward to opening day and the first white-knuckled riders. Extras include exclusive animations of the Mystery Mine from all perspectives, plus a piece about Coney Island (New York) as told by historian Charles Denson. ANDY SHINE SAYS: An insightful documentary targeted towards a mature audience. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Excellent / Recommended.