The second annual Disney Plus Day is almost here, launching on September 8 – just a day before the D23 Expo. Thor: Love and Thunder will finally be available to stream, and fans can watch an exclusive behind-the-scenes mini-doc of the film. Plus, get a behind-the-scenes look at Obi-Wan Kenobi, watch an all-new short film starring Brie Larson from Captain Marvel, and be spooked by a new Latin American series about a haunted theme park.
Offline, AMC Theaters will host $5 screenings of Encanto, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Newsies, Cars and Thor: Ragnarok from September 8-19 at participating locations. Disneyland and Disney World guests can enter the parks 30 minutes early and give away free digital PhotoPass downloads. For every new movie and TV show arriving on Disney Plus day, read below.
Thor: Love and Thunder
The sequel to Thor: Ragnarok sees our favorite Norse hero attempt to set off on a journey to find inner peace – until a new villain, Gorr the Butcher God (Christian Bale), threatens to wipe out every god in the world. existence. Thor must enlist the help of Valkyrie (Tessa Thompson), Korg (Taika Waititi), and Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) – who is now the all-powerful Mighty Thor – to defeat Gorr once and for all.
Marvel Studios Assembled: The Making of Thor: Love and Thunder
Writer/director Taika Waititi and stars Chris Hemsworth, Christian Bale, Tessa Thompson and Natalie Portman spill the secrets behind the creation of Thor: Love and Thunder.
Directed by Robert Zemeckis, the live-action CGI hybrid tells the beloved story of a wooden puppet named Pinocchio (Benjamin Evan Ainsworth) created by a woodcarver named Gepetto (Tom Hanks), who wants nothing more than become a real boy. Pinocchio is guided on his journey by Jiminy Cricket (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) and meets the Blue Fairy (Cynthia Erivo), “Honest” John (Keegan-Michael Key), The Coachman (Luke Evans) and a brand new character named Sofia the Seagull (Lorraine Bracco).
Obi-Wan Kenobi: Return of a Jedi
This documentary follows the making of Obi-Wan Kenobi, a limited series set 10 years after the events of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith. Viewers can expect never-before-seen clips, behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with director Deborah Chow as well as the cast and crew.
cars on the road
Cars on the Road is a new computer-animated series based on Disney’s popular Cars franchise. The new show sees Lightning McQueen and his best friend Mater embark on a cross-country trip to attend Mater’s sister’s wedding. Owen Wilson returns to voice the red race car, with Larry the Cable Guy returning as Mater. The cast also includes Bonnie Hunt, Tony Shalhoub, Guido Quaroni, Cheech Marin, Jenifer Lewis, Lloyd Sherr and Quinta Brunson.
All 9 episodes of the season are set to air on Disney Plus day.
Frozen and Frozen 2
Get ready to have “Let It Go” stuck in your head…again. A new sung version of Frozen and Frozen 2 will be coming to the streamer, complete with on-screen lyrics so you won’t miss a beat.
Welcome to the Club (a Simpsons short)
The new Simpsons short follows Lisa, who has her heart set on becoming a princess. What she learns, however, is that being a villain is a lot more fun.
Dancing with the Stars: The Pros’ Most Memorable Dances
Hosted by Derek Hough, Kym Johnson, Cheryl Burke and Brandon Armstrong, the special brings together the best dances from the entire reality series ahead of season 31, which premieres exclusively on Disney Plus from September 19.
Tierra Incognita is an Argentine live-action horror and mystery series that follows Eric Dalaras (Pedro Maurizi), who is determined to solve the mystery behind the sudden disappearance of his parents. With the help of his friends, his sister and his aunt, Eric must enter the abandoned amusement park of Terra Incognita – the last known place of his parents – and discover the secrets inside.
Directed by Elijah Allan-Blitz, Remembering stars Brie Larson as a writer who suddenly has an incredible idea — only to lose it when the phone rings. The writer’s inner child then embarks on a magical adventure to find him.
Epic Adventures with Bertie Gregory
Part wildlife and part adventure, join National Geographic explorer Bertie Gregory as he takes you on a wild journey through the most spectacular and secret corners of our world.
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