It’s the start of a brand new week and time to take a look at what’s coming to Disney+ in Australia and New Zealand this week. There are some major new releases this week including the first episode of a brand new Marvel Studios series, “Moon Knight”, plus an all-new original film.
Here’s the rundown:
Note: This list is subject to change
Wednesday 30th March 2022
Marvel’s Moon Knight – Episode 1
The series follows Steven Grant, a mild-mannered gift-shop employee, who becomes plagued with blackouts and memories of another life. Steven discovers he has dissociative identity disorder and shares a body with mercenary Marc Spector. As Steven/Marc’s enemies converge upon them, they must navigate their complex identities while thrust into a deadly mystery among the powerful gods of Egypt.
“Moon Knight” stars Oscar Isaac, Ethan Hawke and May Calamawy. Mohamed Diab and the team of Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead directed the episodes. Jeremy Slater is the head writer, and Kevin Feige, Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Brad Winderbaum, Mohamed Diab, Jeremy Slater and Oscar Isaac are the executive producers. Grant Curtis, Trevor Waterson and Rebecca Kirsch serve as co-executive producers.
Death On The Nile
Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot’s Egyptian vacation aboard a glamorous river steamer turns into a terrifying search for a murderer when a picture-perfect couple’s idyllic honeymoon is tragically cut short. Set against an epic landscape of sweeping desert vistas and the majestic Giza pyramids, this dramatic tale of love gone wrong features a cosmopolitan group of impeccably dressed travelers and enough wicked twists and turns to leave audiences guessing until the final, shocking denouement. Filmed with 65mm Panavision cameras in late 2019, “Death on the Nile” transports audiences to the 1930s, recreating many of the locations that served as inspiration for Christie’s glamorous, high society thriller.
The Proud Family: Louder And Prouder – Episode 7
“When You Wish Upon a Roker” – Frustrated by Oscar’s overbearing parenting, Penny wishes to be grown up. Al Roker grants her wish, turning Penny and her friends into college coeds
How I Met Your Father (S1, New Episode)
An unexpected visit from Sophie’s mom heightens Val’s concern for her friend. Charlie helps Jesse and Sid face past traumas. A culinary quest leads Ellen to someone new.
Challenger Disaster: Lost Tapes
Challenger Disaster: Lost Tapes follows the story of the Space Shuttle Challenger and its crew, specifically Christa McAuliffe, the first civilian to be launched into space. McAuliffe was a teacher from Concord, N.H.
Earthquake on Everest
On April 25th, an earthquake unleashed terror on Everest. … Now, never-seen-before footage from the moment the earthquake struck reveals the horror of those fatal minutes both on Everest and in surrounding Nepal where over 8,500 people died.
Zoey Johnson starts to attend college but soon realises that her life is not turning out to be the way she imagined it.
Russia’s Mystery Files
The old Soviet Union was a land of secrets, rumours and uncertainty. Now the Iron Curtain has fallen, we can investigate these rumours.
Worst Weather Ever?
As the world’s weather gets wilder, warmer and weirder, experts investigate the effects of our changing climate. Could it be making tornadoes and hurricanes more powerful?
Biggest Great White?
January 2019, three huge great white sharks are spotted off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii, where white sharks are rarely seen. One of them is believed to be Deep Blue, the largest great white ever caught on camera.
You’re the Worst S1-5
Two self-centred individuals, Jimmy and Gretchen, meet at a wedding and decide to have a relationship. They soon begin to experience problems when their respective egos clash.
Thursday 31st March 2022
The Dropout – Episode 7
Under intense scrutiny from the Wall Street Journal, Elizabeth and Sunny double down on defense. Tyler and Erika face a difficult choice.
Friday 1st April 2022
Better Nate Than Ever
Thirteen-year-old Nate has big Broadway dreams. But when he isn’t cast in the school play, he and his best friend Libby sneak off to the Big Apple, where he’s unexpectedly reunited with his long-lost Aunt Heidi. Together they must prove that life’s greatest adventures are only as big as your dreams.
Life & Beth – Season 1 – Episodes 7-10
After a sudden incident, Beth, a seemingly successful woman with a long term relationship and steady career, takes a look back at her past to see who she wants to become.
Dollface – Season 2- New Episode
Lieutenant Hanna, a detective, decides to catch a highly intelligent seasonal criminal who has vowed to pull off one last robbery before he retires for good.
In a future where people stop ageing after 25 and need to buy time to live, the rich become immortal while others cease to exist. So, Will is on the run with a hostage in a desperate bid to survive.
Salesmen Billy and Nick find themselves unemployed in the digital world. In a bid to prove their competence, they land an internship at Google and try to beat some tech-savvy geniuses.
Knight and Day
June Havens meets Roy Miller, a lethal operative, in an unlikely encounter and gets entangled in his adventures. She falls in love with him and has to figure out if he is a traitor or a good guy.
Three detectives from LAPD investigate multiple homicides. While unearthing the evidence and the suspects, the trail leads to corruption in their own department.
Love & Other Drugs
Jamie Randall, a pharmaceutical sales representative and a womaniser, finds love in Maggie, a young woman who suffers from early-onset Parkinson’s disease, just as his career begins to skyrocket.
Man on Fire
John, an ex-CIA officer, is entrusted with the responsibility of safeguarding an entrepreneur’s daughter. When the girl gets kidnapped, John vows to seek revenge.
Grace, who is vacationing in Paris with her best friend and stepsister, is mistaken for a British heiress. The three women are whisked away to Monte Carlo, where they discover royalty and romance.
God decides to wash away the sins of mankind through an apocalyptic flood. Before that happens, Noah is tasked with building an ark that can carry his family and a breeding pair of all animals.
What Happens in Vegas
After a wild night in Vegas, Jack and Joy end up getting married. To make matters worse, they win a jackpot of three million dollars that makes it impossible for them to get out of their marriage.
What’s Your Number?
Ally suffers from the worst time of her life when her career ends after her boyfriend dumps her. She decides to get her life back on track by finding true love from the men she dated in the past.
Step Into…The Movies with Derek and Julianne Hough
Emmy Award-winning choreographers and professional dancers Derek Hough and Julianne Hough recreate the most legendary cinematic performances
What are you looking forward to watching on Disney+ this week?