Tag: Disney Plus

Disney+ Launched and Will Be a Vault of Nostalgia—Without Some of the Classic Racist Tropes

Anyone who grew up in the pre-streaming age remembers those super-effective Disney commercials that would air with a fair warning that a beloved film would be available for a limited time before being locked away in a “vault” for “years to come.” Bambi Disney Vault commercial / YouTube I watched those commercials and promo clips […]

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Disney+ Launched and Will Be a Vault of Nostalgia—Without Some of the Classic Racist Tropes [Updated]

Anyone who grew up in the pre-streaming age remembers those super-effective Disney commercials that would air with a fair warning that a beloved film would be available for a limited time before being locked away in a “vault” for “years to come.” Bambi Disney Vault commercial / YouTube I watched those commercials and promo clips […]

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Disney Plus Streamers Met With Error Message on Launch Day

When Disney’s chief executive, Robert A. Iger, announced the entertainment giant’s bold venture into the streaming wars, he made a lofty promise: “We’re going to launch big, and we’re going to launch hot.” Two years later, the official debut of Disney Plus, the new streaming platform heralded as the future of Disney’s empire, has gotten […]

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Disney+ launches with massive video library, laggy apps, and surprises

Disney’s streaming video service Disney+ was destined to be one of the year’s biggest releases the moment it was announced for a November 12, 2019 release. Now the service is live in the United States, and though it’s facing the sort of early speedbumps encountered by a restaurant packed with people on opening night, it’s […]

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Here’s the complete list of movies, shows you’ll be able binge on Disney+ starting Tuesday

[embedded content] LOS ANGELES — Disney+, Disney’s much-anticipated streaming service, released an enormous lineup of “basically everything” that the service will offer once it launches in November. In a prolific Twitter thread and hours-long Youtube teaser (above), the service highlighted over 600 titles that subscribers will have unlimited access to stream and download. Disney+ will launch in the […]

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Disney’s Ambitious Streaming Service Is Here. And Cable Feels the Force.

LOS ANGELES — He had a toe in the water. In 2015, with Netflix growing at a scorching rate, Robert A. Iger, Disney’s chief executive, quietly tested a streaming app in Britain called DisneyLife. The next year he started talking more openly about building a major streaming platform — a risky proposition for a company […]

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Disney+ Will Launch on March 31st in the U.K, France, Germany, Italy and Spain

Disney’s streaming service is all set to debut in four countries including the U.S, Canada, Netherlands, Australia, and New Zealand. The U.S, Canada, and the Netherlands will get it on November 12th while Australia and New Zealand will get it a week later. That apart Disney+ will debut on March 31st in France, Italy, and […]

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Remember Family Films? Disney Plus Is Making ’Em Like They Used To

LOS ANGELES — In 1957, millions of people plunked down 62 cents each to see “Old Yeller,” a simple, sentimental Disney movie about a boy and his doggone dog in post-Civil War Texas. The well-reviewed film — “a nice, trim little family picture,” as The New York Times critic Bosley Crowther called it — was […]

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Disney vs. Apple: Who will win the streaming war?

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Just when you finally thought you had TV streaming figured out (and you got all 4 of your remotes to work), Disney and Apple are about to shake up the entire industry again. According to a report by WCPO, the two giants are about to roll out their […]

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Verizon Customers Will Be Given One Year Free Disney Plus Subscription

Thinking about getting a Disney Plus subscription? The good news is that if you’re a Verizon customer, it seems that the carrier will be giving away a free year’s subscription to Disney Plus. If you’ve already pre-ordered your Disney Plus subscription, not to worry because that purchase will be put on hold. Advertising Instead, the […]

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Disney Plus Might Not Work On All Devices

So Disney Plus will be launching next month and given the breadth of Disney’s catalogue and the various franchises under its umbrella, it is understandable that many are eagerly anticipating its release. However, before you get too excited, it seems that there is a chance that Disney Plus might not work on your device. Advertising […]

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Survey Finds That Netflix Customers Won’t Be Jumping Ship Anytime Soon

When Disney Plus and Apple TV Plus were announced with prices cheaper than what Netflix has been charging its customers, it was starting to feel like Netflix could be in trouble. However, it turns out that maybe Netflix might not have to be as concerned as they should, at least that’s what survey seems to […]

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Free Pilot Episodes Could Be Netflix’s Answer To Apple TV Plus, Disney Plus

Over the years, Netflix has steadily increased the price of its subscription. Customers mostly had no choice as there weren’t that many streaming services around, but then came along Apple and Disney, both of whom announced their own streaming services in the form of Apple TV Plus and Disney Plus. Advertising This poses a threat […]

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