Well, Halloween has been over for a few days now. That means ’tis the season to stream holiday movies and series. Every streaming service under the sun wants your dollar subscription, and they offer a bunch of fun new shows and movies to try and get them.
Disney+, for example, hypes the fact that they have The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Specialas well as a new TV series sequel to Santa Claus starring Tim Allen. They also have holiday themed episodes of shows like Puppy Dog Pals, Raven’s homeand Spidey and his amazing friends. And if you’re in the mood for something a little less overtly festive, they’re also releasing another animated sequel Night at the museum (shown above), a series of Zootopia card, return of Willow, and a health and longevity documentary series starring Chris Hemsworth. They are even live streaming an Elton John concert on November 20th.
You can see everything coming to Disney+ this holiday season below:
Save our team with David Beckham
David Beckham is coming home. During one season, David joins East London club Westward Boys, a team that plays in the league where it all began for him as a boy – the Echo Premier League. Westward have not won a game all season, and the threat of relegation from the league is great. David has a huge task at hand. Will he be able to save their squad?
“Zootopia+” returns to the fast-paced mammal metropolis of Zootopia in a short series that delves deeper into the lives of some of the Oscar®-winning feature film’s most exciting inhabitants, including Fru Fru, the fashion-forward arctic shrew; ZPD dispatcher Clawhauser, the sweet-toothed cheetah; and Flash, the smiling sloth who is full of surprises.
The Santa Clauses
Scott Calvin is back! After being Santa Claus for almost thirty years, he is as happy as ever. But as Christmas declines in popularity, so does his Santa magic. Scott struggles to keep up with the demands of his job as well as being there for his family. After discovering that there is a way to step down from the position, Scott considers stepping down as Santa and finding a worthy successor so he can be a better father and husband.
Limitless with Chris Hemsworth
Chris Hemsworth is on an epic quest to find out how to live better, longer. With the help of world-class experts, family and friends, he takes on a series of enormous challenges to push himself to new limits and stop the diseases of old age before they take hold. Chris will discover how we can all unlock our potential to stay fitter, healthier and happier throughout our lives.
A live-action musical comedy, “Disenchanted” is a sequel to Disney’s box office hit “Enchanted” with the original cast of the heartwarming story of the lovable, hopelessly romantic maiden Giselle from the fairyland of Andalasia who has become disillusioned with life in the city and moves with her growing family to the suburbs in search of a more adventurous life.
Mickey: The Story of a Mouse
Mickey Mouse is recognized as a symbol of joy and innocence in practically every corner of the globe. Mickey became an overnight sensation when he starred in the first animated short Steamboat Willie. Over the decades, he evolved into strikingly different versions that reflect both the creator’s remarkable career and dramatic societal changes in the nation he came to represent.
Best in snow
“Best in Snow” is a festive holiday special, hosted by Tituss Burgess, with teams from around the world transported to a magical snowy village and thrown into a spirited competition to show off their snow carving skills. Spectacular snow sculptures, lively musical performances from DCappella and special guest Kermit the Frog make this action-packed winter event fun for the whole family.
Elton John Live: Farewell to Dodger Stadium
“Elton John Live: Farewell from Dodger Stadium” is a concert event featuring legendary global superstar Elton John, live from Dodger Stadium in his final North American show. As part of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour, this concert experience features special guests and unparalleled performances of global hits spanning decades, in one of the greatest send-offs in music history. This is a must-see concert event for audiences of all ages. Preceding the concert is the ‘Countdown to Elton Live’ event on the red carpet with celebrity guests and a countdown to the historic live concert.
The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special
On a mission to make Christmas unforgettable for Quill, the Guardians head to Earth in search of the perfect gift.
The Hip Hop Nutcracker
RUN DMC’s Rev Run takes us on a hip-hop reimagining of The Nutcracker ballet set in New York City. On the night of the annual New Year’s Eve block party, Maria-Clara’s mom and pop don’t get along, and it brings her down. Maria-Clara embarks on a holiday adventure to bring her parents back together. Will it be enough to rekindle their lost love before the clock strikes midnight?
An all-new action-adventure series based on George Lucas’ fantasy adventure film. The story began when an aspiring wizard, played by Warwick Davis, is taken on a journey to protect an infant empress Elora Danan and defeat the evil Queen Bavmorda of their world of Andowyn. Now the story continues with Davis reprising his titular role as he leads an unlikely crew of heroes on a mission to protect Andowyn from an even greater enemy than they imagined possible.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid 2: Rodrick Rules
The troubled antics of anxious, disaster-prone high school student Greg Heffley continue, this time focusing on his complicated relationship with older brother Rodrick. Now Greg takes on one of his biggest challenges yet – surviving a weekend alone with Rodrick and following his ever-growing list of rules.
Pentatonix: Around the world for the holidays
Superstar a cappella group Pentatonix needs inspiration for their annual holiday album. After being locked in a mysterious mailroom, a little Disney magic sends us on a whirlwind tour around the world, discovering holiday traditions and inspiration from Pentatonix fans around the world. The journey leads the group to realize that wherever we are, it’s a small world after all!
Idina Menzel: Which way to the stage?
Join Tony Award® winner Idina Menzel on her journey to headline Madison Square Garden in this intimate and inspiring documentary.
Night at the Museum: Kahmunrah Rises Again
In “Night at the Museum: Kahmunrah Rises Again,” Nick Daley follows in his father’s footsteps as a night watchman at the American Museum of Natural History, so he knows what happens when the sun goes down. But when the mad ruler Kahmunrah escapes, it’s up to Nick to save the museum once and for all.
National Treasure: Edge of History
Jess Valenzuela’s life is turned upside down when an enigmatic stranger gives her a clue to a centuries-old treasure that may be linked to her long-dead father. Jess has a knack for solving puzzles, and her skills are put to the test as she and her friends follow a series of clues hidden in American artifacts and landmarks. But can Jess outwit a black market antiques dealer in a race to find history’s greatest lost treasure and reveal the truth about her family’s past?
From writer and director, Alice Rohrwacher, and Oscar®-winning producer, Alfonso Cuarón, “Le Pupille” is a tale of innocence, greed and imagination. This live action short is about desires, pure and selfish, about freedom and devotion, and about the anarchy that is able to flourish in the minds of girls within the framework of a strict religious boarding school at Christmas.
Encanto at The Hollywood Bowl
Enter Casa Madrigal for a one-of-a-kind concert spectacular as the original voice cast of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Oscar®-winning “Encanto” reunites at the Hollywood Bowl. With Stephanie Beatriz (as Mirabel), Adassa (as Dolores), Carolina Gaitán (as Pepa), Jessica Darrow (as Luisa), Diane Guerrero (as Isabela), Mauro Castillo (as Félix), Angie Cepeda (as Julieta) and Olga Merediz (as Abuela Alma) and special guests, including legendary Colombian superstars and multiple Latin GRAMMY winners Carlos Vives and Andrés Cepeda, “Encanto at the Hollywood Bowl” turns the historic venue into the world of the animated film that became a global phenomenon. Featuring an 80-person orchestra, 50 dancers and out-of-this-world special effects, this live-to-film concert experience gives viewers a front-row seat to the one-of-a-kind musical extravaganza celebrating the world, characters and songs of Disney Animation’s “Encanto.”
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