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Disney Plus Day (2022)

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Disney plus day is on September 8, 2022. This celebration is the second annual Disney plus day and has moved from November to September leading into D23 Expo in Anaheim, California. 

Disney plus day is a virtual event celebrating the releases and announcements of highly anticipated projects from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, National Geographic, and 20th Century Studios. 

Anticipation is running high as many announcements are expected for the streaming service, and the excitement continues leading into the D23 Expo. It is unclear how all the announcements will stack up and if Disney plus day will steal any thunder from the Expo. 

Disney Plus Day Releases

A few new streaming titles are expected to release on September 8:

  • Pinocchio
  • Cars on the Road | All Episodes Available
  • Epic Adventures with Bertie Gregory | All Episodes Available
  • Growing Up | All Episodes Available
  • Thor: Love and Thunder
  • Dancing with the Stars: The Pros’ Most Memorable Dances
  • Mickey Mouse Fun House | Season 1, Episodes 1-5
  • Frozen Sing-Along
  • Frozen 2 Sing-Along
  • Marvel Studios Assembled: The Making of Thor: Love and Thunder
  • Obi-Wan Kenobi: A Jedi’s Return
  • Remembering | Short film
  • Tierra Incógnita | All Episodes Available
  • Welcome to the Club | Simpsons Short Film
  • She-Hulk: Attorney at Law | Episode 4

More announcements are likely to come leading up to the big day. Follow Disney+ on Twitter for live updates.

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Pinocchio is the live-action remake of the original Disney animated film and likely follows the original storyline closely. The outstanding Tom Hanks plays Japeto. Pinocchio also features stars Cynthia Erivo as the Blue Fairy, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth, Joseph Gordon Levitt, and Luke Evans.

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Cars on the Road is a new animated series based on the Pixar Cars franchise of films. Owen Wilson is back as Lightning McQueen as he and his best friend Mater travel from Radiator Springs east across the country on a road trip to attend Mater’s sister’s wedding. 

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Epic Adventures with Bertie Gregory will premier on National Geographic as Gregory explores with a pride of lions in Zambia, Africa. 

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Growing Up will also release on September 8, 2022. Growing Up features ten unique coming-of-age stories with all their ups, downs, victories, and discoveries as their lives develop before our eyes. 

Disney Plus Deals

Be on the lookout for Disney+ subscription deals on Disney Plus Day. Or join the Hulu family and get the Disney bundle to save on three streaming services, Hulu, Disney+, and ESPN+. Disney+ now has monthly, and annual subscription plans to fit your budget.

Disney Plus Top Shows and Movies

According to Rotten Tomato ratings, some of the top shows and movies on Disney Plus that everyone should watch are listed below. To see our Disney Plus editor’s picks go to our Disney Plus streaming page and see upcoming animated movies.

  1. Disneynature: Dolphine Reef – 100%
  2. Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe – 100%
  3. The Imagineering Story – 100%
  4. Folklore: The Long Pond Studio Sessions – 100%
  5. Own The Room – 100%
  6. Diary of a Future President – 100%
  7. Stuntman – 100%
  8. Marvel’s 616 – 100%
  9. Becoming Cousteau – 98%
  10. Playing With Sharks – 95%
  11. Hamilton – 98%
  12. Star Wars: Visions – 96%
  13. Soul – 95%
  14. Raya and the Last Dragon – 93%
  15. The Beatles: Get Back – 93%
  16. Black is King – 94%
  17. What If…? – 94%
  18. The Mandalorian – 93%
  19. Star Wars: The Clone Wars – 93%
  20. Howard – 93%
  21. Loki – 92%
  22. Hawkeye – 92%
  23. Togo – 92%
  24. Marvel’s Hero Project – 92%
  25. Doggie Kamealoha, M.D. – 92%
  26. Secrets of the Whales – 92%
  27. Luca – 91%
  28. Wandavision – 91%
  29. The Falcon and the Winter Soldier – 83%
  30. Star Wars: The Bad Batch – 85%
Brandon Crombar

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Brandon established Featured Animation in 2006 to celebrate animated movies. His favorite animated movies include Finding Nemo, Aladdin, and The Lion King. Find out more about me and my movie journey, About Featured Animation.