It’s a huge week for Disney+ as the whole of the Walt Disney Company celebrates the second anniversary of Disney+ launching, with Disney+ Day on Friday. There’s going to be lots of big movie releases, plus lots of classic shorts and brand new originals.
Here’s the rundown:
Note: This list is subject to change.
Wednesday 10th November 2021
Doogie Kamealoha, M.D. – Episode 10 – Finale
“Aloha – The Goodbye One” – Lahela accepts a medic job on Walter’s pro surf tour in Australia but Benny and Clara refuse to let their 16-year-old live with her boyfriend and leave her medical residency for the summer. As the Chief of Staff announcement nears, Lahela circumvents Clara’s authority, requesting a sabbatical, and Benny insists Uncle John should be discharged early for the family’s King Kamehameha Day potluck. Walter offers to skip his tour and Lahela musters the strength to do what’s right, even if it’s hard
Mickey Mouse Funhouse – (S1, 7 episodes)
To help them find out if dragons are good or bad, Funny takes Mickey, Minnie, and their friends to the Kingdom of Majestica, where they are transformed into knights, knaves, and princesses.
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
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?
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
Jeff Goldblum is back — and he’s as curious as ever. In this season of “The World According to Jeff Goldblum,” Jeff uncovers surprising secrets behind a whole new host of topics. While meeting a new cast of fantastic characters, from passionate fans to experts unveiling life-changing new technology, Jeff discovers just how these topics have shaped the world we live in.
The first five episodes from season 2 of the National Geographic documentary series will be released.
Under The Helmet: The Legacy Of Boba Fett
An all-new, documentary special that celebrates the origins and legacy of Star Wars’ legendary bounty hunter, Boba Fett.
Pixar Sneak Peek
Preview of upcoming Pixar content coming soon to Disney+
Note this special will be released on Disney+ at 8:00am PT
Marvel Studios’ 2021 Disney+ Day Special
Marvel Studios’ Disney+ Day Special explores the Disney+ series of the MCU—past, present and future.
This special will be premiering at 8:45am PT.
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.
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.
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.
What are you looking forward to watching on Disney+ this week?