The first film to kick off Phase 5 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe will be “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania”, which will be the third film in the “Ant-Man” franchise, but the fifth film to feature the pint-sized superhero.

In the film, Super-Hero partners Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) and Hope Van Dyne (Evangeline Lilly) return to continue their adventures as Ant-Man and the Wasp. Together, with Hope’s parents Hank Pym (Michael Douglas) and Janet Van Dyne (Michelle Pfeiffer), the family finds themselves exploring the Quantum Realm, interacting with strange new creatures and embarking on an adventure that will push them beyond the limits of what they thought was possible. Jonathan Majors joins the adventure as Kang, who was originally introduced in the Disney+ series, “Loki”.

Peyton Reed returns to direct the film; with Kevin Feige and Stephen Broussard producing.

When Is “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania” Released?

“Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania” is being released exclusively in cinemas on February 17th, 2023., before it will be released on Disney+ and digital formats, followed by physical home video formats like DVD/Blu-Ray/4K at a later date.

When Will “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania” Be On Disney+?

Disney has officially announced that “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania” will be coming to Disney+ on Wednesday 17th May 2023, 89 days after the initial theatrical release.

While Disney has sped up the amount of time it takes for films to be released in cinemas before arriving on Disney+, it is still taking each film’s release on a case-by-case basis, depending on how well the film is doing at the box office. The more successful the film is at the box office, the longer the release to Disney+ will take.

Here’s a look at how long other recent Marvel movie releases have arrived on Disney+ to compare:

  • “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” was released on Disney+ on February 1st 2023, 82 days after its theatrical release.
  • “Thor: Love & Thunder” took 64 days from its theatrical release to arrive on Disney+ on Disney+ Day 2022.
  • “Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness” took 47 days from its theatrical release to Disney+
  • “Eternals” took 68 days from its theatrical release to Disney+
  • “Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings” took 70 days to be released on Disney+.  This release also tied in with Disney+ Day 2021.
  • “Black Widow” was released to all Disney+ subscribers 90 days after its Premier Access release.

Is “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania” Coming To Disney+ Premier Access?

Disney has confirmed that following the release of “Jungle Cruise”, it won’t be using Disney+ Premier Access, instead offering selected movies exclusively in cinemas first.

What Time Will “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania” Be Released On Disney+

Disney+ updates daily at the following times:

  • Pacific Time: 00:00 AM / Midnight
  • Eastern Time: 03:00 AM
  • UK: 08:00 AM
  • Sydney, Australia – 19:00 PM

Sometimes content can arrive a few minutes later as the servers update. The Disney+ front page usually updates about an hour later.


Is “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania” on Netflix?

“Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania” is created by Marvel Studios, and Disney doesn’t license out its new films to other streaming services. So it won’t be available on any other streaming services like Netflix, HBO Max, or Amazon.

Are you looking forward to seeing “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania”?

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