It’s Friday and time to take a look at what’s been added onto Disney+ in the UK and Ireland today, which includes lots of classic films, ESPN and National Geographic documentaries, plus much more.

Here’s the rundown:


Buried Secrets of Keros

An investigative journey set in the heart of the Aegean Sea. A team of archaeologists unveil what may be the world’s oldest maritime sanctuary.



Superstorm New York: What Really Happened

First-person accounts and witness videos tell the dramatic tale of Hurricane Sandy. Experts investigate the cause behind the storm that ravaged New York,and scrutinise the efficiency of the US government’s response plans.


Betty White Goes Wild!

Betty speaks about her love of big cats and her passion for safeguarding their future, travelling to the Los Angeles and San Diego zoos to visit some of the animals.



World’s Weirdest Extreme Body Parts

Inflatable eyes, a nose that sees and even a see-through head – this is a showcase for some of the strangest animal appendages on the planet.


Inside Costa Concordia: Voices of Disaster

Told by some of the survivors who were on board the luxury cruiser, this is the story of a tragic wreck and of the search and rescue operation that followed it.


The Raising of the Costa Concordia

Documents the inside story of the race to raise and refloat the stricken Costa Concordia shipwreck, after it crashed and capsized on the island of Giglio in Italy.



The Real Queens of Hip Hop: The Women Who Changed the Game

An intimate look at the evolution and impact of women emcees and rappers, told by the trailblazing artists who helped create a musical and cultural empire.


Gifted (2017)

Frank, a single man raising his genius niece, Mary, gets into a legal battle with his mother, Evelyn, over her custody. However, Evelyn will do anything to make Mary complete her mother’s project.


Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

Captain Jack Aubrey orders his team to set out in search of a French war vessel. However, when his own ship is heavily damaged, he realises the task is not as easy as it seems.



Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul (2017)

Greg Heffley’s mother proposes a road trip during the summer vacation, ruining his plans. He comes up with an idea to attend a YouTube gaming convention.


Fernando Nation

In Fernando Nation, Mexican-born and Los Angeles-raised director Cruz Angeles traces the history of a community that was torn apart when Dodger Stadium was built in Chavez Ravine and then revitalized by one of the most captivating pitching phenoms baseball has ever seen.


Four Days in October

A look at one of the greatest comebacks in the history of sports, the 2004 ALCS that saw the Boston Red Sox become the first team in history to erase a 3-0 deficit against their rivals, the Yankees.


Free Spirits

When the American Basketball Association disbanded in 1976, four ABA franchises joined the NBA — the Nets, Nuggets, Pacers and Spurs. But one of the odd teams out found a different way to secure its future. “Free Spirits” tells the colorful story of the Spirits of St. Louis — an entertaining and at times controversial team featuring stars like Marvin Bad News Barnes and James Fly Williams with an upstart sportscaster named Bob Costas calling the play-by-play. The Spirits managed to pull off a stunning playoff upset of the defending champions in their first season, and on their way to franchise extinction, co-owners Daniel and Ozzie Silna managed to negotiate a contract that has allowed the team to continue to exist in the most unusual fashion.


The Gospel According to Mac

This 30 for 30 documentary examines Bill McCartney and his sometimes-controversial mixture of American football and evangelicalism as Colorado Buffaloes head coach in the 1990s.



What are you looking forward to watching on Disney+ this weekend?











Roger Palmer

Roger has been a Disney fan since he was a kid and this interest has grown over the years. He has visited Disney Parks around the globe and has a vast collection of Disney movies and collectibles. He is the owner of What's On Disney Plus & DisKingdom. Email: Roger@WhatsOnDisneyPlus.com Twitter: Twitter.com/RogPalmerUK Facebook: Facebook.com/rogpalmeruk

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