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SINGAPORE – Disney+ is live! Fans of Stars Wars and Marvel in particular would have been the first to jump on the bandwagon, since Disney+ offers up full access to the suite of movies under those franchises.
But let's rewind a bit. In case you've been living under a rock, Disney+ is the newest streaming service to hit our consciousness. Signing up to Disney+ will get you over 500 beloved films and 15,000 episodes of content from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and Star all in one place. The new streaming service will also offer exclusive Disney+ Originals content, short films and specials.
The wonderful thing about Disney+ is that there truly is a show for everyone, from children to movie buffs. Beyond Star Wars and Marvel, here are some other titles you will be able to catch on the streaming platform!
Iconic Disney movie classics
Surely, many of these classics don't need introduction. Expect both animated and live version of shows such as Mulan, The Lion King, Cinderella, Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, as well as Frozen 2 and more!
Meet Joe, a jazz musician about to land his biggest gig in his life at the best jazz club in town. However, a misstep lands him in The Great Before, where he teams up with Soul 22 to try and get back to his former life and along the way, learns about what it truly means to have a soul.
Stories and traditions come to live for a modern boy as he grapples with family secrets and betrayals, along with a dogged love for music.
As Mr Incredible and Elastigirl, the duo was known as the world's greatest crime fighters. 15 years later, a largely peaceful society has forced them into retirement, and they struggle with civilian life with their three children while keeping their abilities secret. A summon to a mystery island changes all of that.
For the feels
Touted as one of the more accurate depiction of the science behind memories and depression, we follow the journey of eleven-year-old Riley as she leaves behind her life in Minnesota to move to San Francisco. Her five core emotions, Fear, Anger, Joy, Disgust and Sadness, struggle to help her cope with her new life.
Directed by and inspired by his son who has autism, director Bobby Rubio has said that he identified with the father from this short film, as the father worked through his pains, embarrassment and ultimately, love for his child who is simply different from the other children.
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Blockbusters to rewatch
Jake, who is paraplegic, replaces his twin on the Na'vi inhabited Pandora, an alien world thriving with life, for a corporate mission. After the natives accept him as one of their own, he must decide where his loyalties lie.
The Shape Of Water
Elisa, a lonely janitor, stumbles upon an amphibious creature that is held captive in a secret research facility. She befriends, and ultimately develops a romantic relationship with the creature.
The first Die Hard has been credited as one of the greatest action movies of all time, and has been succeeded by four sequels. You'll be able to watch all five on the platform.
Series to binge on
The zombie show that was, at its peak, the most popular zombie show in pop culture. A group of survivors led by police officer Rick Grimes travel in search of a safe and secure home after a zombie apocalypse spreads across the USA.
More relevant now than ever, follow the journey of surgical interns and their supervisors as they handle delicate life-changing decisions for their wards, and becomes part of the heart-wrenching stories.
Working-class father Homer Simpson and his dysfunctional family deal with comical situations and the ups-and-downs of life in the town of Springfield.
Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted
Watch Celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay take on challenges against local chefs as he travels around the world to immerse himself into different cultures and cuisines.
The Right Stuff
Space buffs will love this incredible story of the early days of the U.S. space program, based on the iconic bestseller by Tom Wolfe. Astronauts and their families become instant celebrities in a competition that will either kill them or make them immortal in the quest to make it into space.
Professional rock climber Alex Honnold attempts to conquer the first free solo climb of famed El Capitan's 900-metre vertical rock face at Yosemite National Park.
Got to go and clear those on my to-watch list on Disney+ now!