It’s a busy week Disney + with lots of new originals launching Friday and Wednesday. Get ready for a stream-a-thon and don’t forget to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Alice in Wonderland. Whatever you choose to stream this week, we hope it will be magical.
Playing with sharks
“From National Geographic Documentary Films, two-time Emmy® nominated director Sally Aitken and WildBear Entertainment, Playing with sharks captures the life of Valerie Taylor, a woman ahead of her time whose lifelong work has become the basis of much of what we know about sharks today. Intrepid diver, filmmaker and pioneering environmentalist, Valérie is a living legend and an icon. Through remarkable images from underwater archives, as well as interviews with Valérie herself, Playing with sharks follows the trajectory of this daring ocean explorer, from spearfishing champion to shark protection enthusiast.
“Executive Producers Dwayne Johnson (Jungle cruise) and Dany Garcia of Seven Bucks Productions, and directed by Kurt Mattila, Stuntman chronicles the ups and downs of veteran Hollywood stuntman Eddie Braun as he attempts what many consider the most dangerous stunt in movie history. Following in the footsteps of his childhood idol, Evel Knievel, Braun recalls surviving multiple car crashes, explosions and death-defying jumps during his 30-year career in film and television. Now in his mid-fifties and planning to retire, Braun decides to crown an extraordinary career by recreating Evel Knievel’s infamous Snake River Canyon rocket jump. In 2018, “Stuntman” made its world premiere at the LA Film Festival, winning the Audience Award for Best Feature Documentary.
The Mysterious Benedict Society – “Run in silence, run deeply”
“Undercover in a boarding school known as The Institute, a group of orphans must foil a nefarious plot with global ramifications while creating a new kind of family along the way. Based on Trenton Lee Stewart’s bestseller which Time Magazine called “one of the best young adult books of all time, The Mysterious Benedict Society stars Emmy Award winner Tony Hale in the lead role and features an exceptional set of young actors.
High School Musical: The Musical: The Series – “Show time”
“It’s opening night, and Nini is exciting his anxious comrades for their performance before the competition judge. But no East High opening night is complete without unexpected visitors, second chances and big decisions about everyone’s future, together and separately.
Star Wars: The Wrong Lot – “Infested”
“To save a friend, the Batch is piloting a mission to sabotage a gangster’s operation.”
Chip ‘N’ Dale: Park Life – “You’ll steal nuts / The baby who whispers / It takes two to get tangled up”
“Dale makes a big mistake by stealing the chestnuts from the wrong dog. / Chip meets his partner in the baby enclosure on the wild west side of the park. / Chip and Dale have always been hip, but now they really are! “
Turning the tables with Robin Roberts – The 4 episodes
Connect with Robin Roberts and some of Hollywood’s revolutionary women as they share their incredible journeys on the path to their goal. Each episode is a deep conversation filled with emotion and inspiration. Hear untold stories about how these pioneers encountered their vulnerability, authenticity and intuition Discover their commonalities and learn how their stories and experiences created room for expansion and evolution.
The wonderful world of Mickey Mouse – Second batch of episodes
“In” The Wonderful World of Mickey Mouse “it is all fun and excitement for Mickey and his best friends – Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy and Pluto – as they embark on their biggest games. adventures to date, navigating the curves of a wild and wacky world where the magic of Disney makes the impossible possible. Each seven-minute short film is filled with vibrant comedies, modern settings, timeless stories, new music and the unmistakable classic art style of the short film “Mickey Mouse.” The series will feature stories inspired by various lands of Disney parks and cameos of classic Disney heritage characters. ”
Turner & Hooch – “A good hard dog day”
“Scott and Hooch keep a diplomat’s daughter and end up saving the Olympic Committee.”
Monsters at work – Episode 5
“Monsters at work takes place the day after the Monsters, Incorporated Power Plant began harvesting children’s laughter to power the town of Monstropolis, thanks to Mike and Sulley’s discovery that laughter generates ten times more energy than screaming. It follows the story of Tylor Tuskmon, an enthusiastic young monster who graduated at the top of his class at Monsters University and always dreamed of becoming a Scarer until he landed a job at Monsters, Incorporated. , and discovers that the fear is out and that the laughter is at the rendezvous. After Tylor is temporarily reassigned to the Monsters, Inc. (MIFT) Facilities Team, he must work alongside a group of unsuitable mechanics while aiming to become a joker.
Ice Age: Fusion
Blue Sky Animation’s 2nd film Ice Age the franchise discovers that Manny, Sid, and Diego are trying to escape an impending flood.
Walk with dinosaurs
20th Century Studios animated film based on the popular touring arena experience of the same name.
Meet Spidey and his amazing friends
Disney Junior’s new animated short series introduces preschoolers to classic Marvel characters.
Gordon Ramsay: Unexplored – “Sainte Mole Mexico”
New episodes of Gordon Ramsay: Unexplored appear every Friday after their National Geographic premiere.
Mickey mouse house – “Mickey the Brave!” – Expected July 28
Mickey and his friends are back in an all-new series starting in August, with the recent prime-time special on Disney + ahead of the show’s official launch.
70th anniversary – Alice in Wonderland
Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 13th animated feature was released on July 28, 1951, bringing Lewis Carol’s stories to life in a whole new way.
Christmas in July
Enjoy the spirit of the season this summer with the following vacation movies and specials on Disney +.
Alex has been blogging about Disney movies since 2009 after a life of fandom. He joined the Laughing Place team in 2014 and covers films from all of Disney’s brands including Star Wars, Marvel, and Fox, in addition to books, music, toys, consumer goods and entertainment. food. You can hear his voice as a member of the Laughing Place podcast and his face can be seen on the Laughing Place YouTube channel where he unboxes stuff.