When Disney+ launched in November, one problem that quickly came to light was the aspect ratio of the earlier seasons of “The Simpsons”, since the shows had be formatted for a widescreen 16:9 aspect ratio, which means it crops out many of the visual gags.  Fans quickly requested the shows be available stream in the […]

Today, the Walt Disney Company has launched Disney+  in the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.  It had been expected that these territories would have been available on the same day as it launched in the United Kingdom, but it was unfortunately delayed until today. With over 500 films, 26 exclusive original movies and […]

With April being “Earth Month”, Disney has launched a new collection filled with great documentaries from National Geographic and lovely movies from DisneyNature.   Note – Not all of these titles will be available in each region. Here is a look at what’s included in the “Earth Month” collection: African Cats African Cats captures the real-life […]

Disney has announced details of this weeks episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, including a preview clip and some images. Episode 707 “Dangerous Debt” After being imprisoned by the Pykes, Ahsoka Tano and the Martez sisters manage a daring escape of their stronghold. Together they flee through the city to their ship, desperate to […]

An all new DisneyNature movie, Elephant is coming to Disney+ this Friday around the globe and a soundtrack album is due to be released on Friday via digital platforms such as Amazon. The album features original music composed by Ramin Djawadi, who has previously worked on Game of Thrones, Westworld, Iron Man, Clash of the Titans, […]

Disney is set to officially rebrand Hotstar into Disney+ Hotstar in India on Friday April 3rd.  It had originally been scheduled to launch in India on March 29th, but was pushed back due to coronavirus concerns with the Indian Premier League cricket tournament being delayed. Here is the official details: With the Indian launch of […]

It’s been just under a week since Disney+ launched in some western European countries including the UK, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria, and Switzerland. With the Disney+ Original Star Wars: The Mandalorian once again being extremely popular among subscribers as according to TV research company Parrot Analytics, via Deadline, there were 33M demand expressions for […]

With the Coronavirus hitting the Walt Disney Company hard, with filming shut down for movies and tv, theme parks closed down and cinemas closed.  Disney’s CEO Bob Chapek has announced via an email to cast members, that executives including chairman Bob Iger and those at the Disney Streaming Services, are being reduced. Here’s the email […]

It’s Monday and time to take a look at what’s coming to Disney+ in the UK and Ireland this week.  Highlights include two new DisneyNature films, “Elephant” and “Dolphin Reef”, which also come with “making of” documentaries. Other highlights from this week include many Disney+ Original series including “Star Wars: The Mandalorian” & two episodes […]

Each week we take a look at what is trending this week on Disney+ and while doesn’t provide exact data on viewing figures, so their trending listing, is the best indicator of what people are watching on Disney+. Here is what’s trending on Disney+ for the week ending 29th March 2020: Frozen 2 The Simpsons […]

The Disney Princess line shines a spotlight on the female heroines in Disney films. There are currently 12 princesses in the Disney Princess line; 11 from Walt Disney animation and one from Pixar. There are some requirements to be recognized as a Disney Princess. 1. The heroine must have a primary role. 2. The heroine […]

Disney+ offers a wide selection of documentaries that take a look behind the scenes of the Walt Disney Company, including its movie business and theme park business.   Here is a list of some of the “Behind The Magic” content that is available now on Disney+: Decorating Disney: Holiday Magic This one-hour holiday special takes audiences […]

Disney+ gives us an inside look at more of Disney’s projects in the second episode of the docuseries “Disney Insider.” This episode takes us behind the scenes of the Disney+ series “Diary of a Future President,” the live action version of “Mulan” and introduces us to two Disney animating legends that worked on some of […]