It’s the start of a brand new week and time to take a sneak peek at what’s coming to Disney+ this week in Canada. With Disney+ Day taking place this coming Friday, there is a flood of new content heading to the streaming service including the first two episodes of a brand new series “Dopesick” plus two massive movies that will hit Disney+.
Here’s the rundown:
Note: This list is subject to change
Wednesday 10th November
Doogie Kamealoha, M.D. – Episode 110 “Aloha – The Goodbye One”
Family Guy – Season 20 – Episode 4
Peter’s nostalgia for the ’80s compels him to recreate iconic movie scenes from that decade; Stewie competes with Doug to retrieve a frisbee from the top of the jungle gym.
The Great North – Season 2 – Episode 5
Wolf formulates a plan to get a jet ski Beef secretly wants; Ham bonds with a singing fish toy.
Bob’s Burgers – Season 12 -Episode 5
Gene freaks out about growing up and tries to stay young; Linda considers trying the new hair salon next to the restaurant, but fears the wrath of her hairdresser-slash-friend Gretchen.
The Simpsons – Season 33 – Episode 3
The 32nd annual Simpsons Halloween special includes a spoof of “Parasite” and a segment where Bambi gets his revenge.
Friday 12th November 2021 – Disney+ Day
Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings
Martial-arts master Shang-Chi confronts the past he thought he left behind when he’s drawn into the web of the mysterious Ten Rings organization.
Home Sweet Home Alone
Max Mercer is a mischievous and resourceful young boy who has been left behind while his family is in Japan for the holidays. So when a married couple attempting to retrieve a priceless heirloom set their sights on the Mercer family’s home, it is up to Max to protect it from the trespassers…and he will do whatever it takes to keep them out. Hilarious hijinks of epic proportions ensue, but despite the absolute chaos, Max comes to realize that there really is no place like home sweet home.
This film is a rollicking thrill-ride down the Amazon with wisecracking skipper Frank Wolff and intrepid researcher Dr. Lily Houghton. Lily travels from London, England to the Amazon jungle and enlists Frank’s questionable services to guide her downriver on La Quila—his ramshackle-but-charming boat. Lily is determined to uncover an ancient tree with unparalleled healing abilities—possessing the power to change the future of medicine. Thrust on this epic quest together, the unlikely duo encounters innumerable dangers and supernatural forces, all lurking in the deceptive beauty of the lush rainforest. But as the secrets of the lost tree unfold, the stakes reach even higher for Lily and Frank and their fate—and mankind’s—hangs in the balance.
An all-new original series of shorts from Walt Disney Animation Studios called “Olaf Presents,” which sees Frozen’s beloved snowman retelling several classic Disney tales as only he can
An animated short film from Pixar, featuring characters from this summer’s animated hit breakout film “Luca”
A new short from The Simpsons that pays tribute to Disney+’s marquee brands.
The World According to Jeff Goldblum – Season 2
Through the prism of Jeff Goldblum’s always inquisitive and highly entertaining mind, nothing is as it seems. In “The World According to Jeff Goldblum,” each episode is centered around something people all love — like sneakers or ice cream — as Jeff pulls the thread on these deceptively familiar objects and unravels a wonderful world of astonishing connections that are both surprising and exciting. Through fascinating science and history, amazing people, and a whole lot of big ideas and insights, Jeff Goldblum provides an interesting take on the world.
The first five episodes from season 2 of the National Geographic documentary series will be released.
Star Wars: Boba Fett Special
A special celebrating the origins and legacy of Star Wars’ legendary bounty hunter, Boba Fett
Marvel Cinematic Universe Sneak Peek
A special celebrating the Marvel Cinematic Universe on Disney+ with an exciting look towards the future
Note this special will be released on Disney+ at 11:45am ET
Pixar Sneak Peek
Preview of upcoming Pixar content coming soon to Disney+
Note this special will be released on Disney+ at 11:00am ET
Dopesick – Episode 1 & 2
This drama series examines how one company triggered the worst drug epidemic in American history. The series takes viewers to the epicenter of America’s struggle with opioid addiction, from the boardrooms of Big Pharma, to a distressed Virginia mining community, to the hallways of the DEA. Defying all the odds, heroes will emerge in an intense and thrilling ride to take down the craven corporate forces behind this national crisis and their allies.
Allegra dreams of joining the Eleven O’ Clock music hall company, but her mother, Caterina, won’t accept that. Allegra’s life changes drastically when she finds a mysterious bracelet that takes her to 1994, the year Caterina was her age and was starting her career in Eleven O’ Clock while she lived in Coco’s shadow. Cocó is Allegra’s grandmother. Will Allegra be able to change the past?
Elsa wants to throw a surprise birthday party for Anna with the help of Kristoff, Sven and Olaf. However, she gets a cold and unknowingly creates animated snowmen who destroy the decorations.
James’s dog named Winston enjoys eating portions of junk food offered by his master. However, when James’s girlfriend tells him to switch to healthy food, Winston is unable to enjoy fast food.
Get A Horse
Mickey and his friends go on a peaceful wagon ride until Peg-Leg Pete tries to run them off the road.
After being flattered by a girl while travelling to work in a train, a man tries to catch her attention by using a fleet of paper aircraft.
Tangled Ever After (Short)
Princess Rapunzel and her fiance, Flynn Rider, prepare for their grand wedding. However, their companions, Pascal and Maximus, lose the rings and struggle to find them before it is too late.
The Little Matchgirl (Short)
A poor girl sells matches to make money. In order to keep warm, she lights the matches she wants to sell and envisions a different life for herself in the fiery flames
The Ballad Of Nessie (Short)
A land developer forces Nessie and her rubber duck to find a new home at Loch Ness.
Tick Tock Tale (Short)
A quirky mantle clock is often ridiculed by the fancier clocks in a London shop. However, one day, when a thief sets his eyes on the swankier ones, the mantle clock comes to their rescue.
Princess Giselle is banished from her kingdom by her lover’s evil stepmother. She is then transported to the real world where she meets a lawyer and finds herself falling for him.
Fancy Nancy – Season 3
Based on the New York Times bestselling book series, Disney Junior’s animated family comedy “Fancy Nancy” follows six-year-old Nancy Clancy, a high-spirited young girl whose imagination and enthusiasm transforms the ordinary into the extraordinary—from her vast vocabulary to her creative attire.
The Making of Happier than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles
A behind the scenes look at the Disney+ Original “Happier than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles”.
Marvel Assembled: The Making of Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings
A behind the scenes look at the Marvel movie “Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings”.
Marvel Studios Legends: Hawkeye
An insight into various Marvel Cinematic Universe heroes and villains in an attempt to provide a refresher ahead of the release of the new Hawkeye series on Disney+.
An Indian American teenager from a conservative South Asian family must overcome numerous hurdles to pursue her passion for creating DJ mixes.
What are you looking forward to watching on Disney+ this week?