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- Disney Plus Day celebrates the service’s two-year anniversary with new movies, features, and deals.
- All Disney Plus subscribers can now watch “Shang-Chi” and “Jungle Cruise.”
- New and returning members can get one month of Disney Plus for only $2 if they sign up by Sunday.
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Disney Plus Day has arrived. The special event celebrates the
service’s second anniversary with new premiers and features.
Disney Plus is home to tons of movies and TV shows from Disney, Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, and more. Subscriptions costs $8 a month, but new and returning members can currently snag a deal to get one month for only $2.
Several new movies have been released as part of Disney Plus Day. Big titles, like “Shang-Chi” and “Jungle Cruise,” are available to all subscribers. In addition, Disney Plus now offers IMAX versions of popular Marvel movies for the first time.
Other perks of Disney Plus Day include early entry into Disney theme parks and a limited-time deal for new subscribers. To help you get the most out of the special event, we rounded up everything you need to know about Disney Plus Day.
What is Disney Plus Day?
Disney Plus Day is a special event held on November 12 to mark the service’s two-year anniversary. The celebration includes a series of big streaming releases and unique perks for members.
Many new movies and shows are now available to stream on Disney Plus Day. All subscribers can watch the highly anticipated Marvel movie “Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings,” and several films are available to watch in IMAX’s extended aspect ratio for the first time on Disney Plus.
Disney Plus offered a sneak peek at upcoming movies and shows via the streaming service’s Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram accounts at 9 a.m. ET on Disney Plus Day.
Active subscribers who have tickets to the Walt Disney World Resort or Disneyland Resort were allowed to enter the theme parks 30 minutes prior to the gates opening. All theme park guests should be on the lookout for special character moments and unique photo opportunities.
If you’re looking for a thoughtful holiday gift for the Disney fan in your life, you can also snag special deals at ShopDisney during the event. The retailer is offering free shipping to Disney Plus subscribers from November 12 to 14.
When is Disney Plus Day?
Disney Plus Day falls on November 12. Multiple new releases became available to watch at 3 a.m. ET, which is the streaming service’s typical premiere time.
A new Pixar special premieres at 11 a.m. ET and a Marvel Studios special debuts at 11:45 a.m. ET.
Are there any subscription deals for Disney Plus Day?
For a limited time, new and returning members can get one month of Disney Plus for only $2. This deal saves you $6 and is available through November 14. Disney Plus subscriptions will automatically renew for $8 a month unless canceled before your discounted month ends.
What new movies and shows arrived on Disney Plus Day?
Simu Liu in “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”
From blockbuster movies to kid-friendly series, many new entertainment options are now available to stream on Disney Plus Day. Below, is a full list of everything that premiered on November 12 on Disney Plus:
- “Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings”
- “Jungle Cruise”
- “Home Sweet Home Alone”
- “Marvel Assembled: The Making of Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings”
- “Marvel Studios Legends: Hawkeye”
- Marvel Studios’ 2021 Disney Plus Day Special
- “Under The Helmet: The Legacy Of Boba Fett”
- “The Making of Happier than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles”
- “The World According to Jeff Goldblum” (season two)
- “Fancy Nancy” (season three)
- “Olaf Presents” (series of shorts)
- “Ciao Alberto” (short)
- “The Simpsons In Plusaversary” (short)
- Assorted collection of shorts from Walt Disney Animation Studios
What Marvel movies are IMAX Enhanced on Disney Plus?
Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow.
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Starting November 12, IMAX Enhanced versions of select Marvel movies became available to stream on Disney Plus.
This feature allows subscribers to see even more action on screen thanks to the larger frame provided by IMAX’s expanded aspect ratio (1:90:1). The IMAX presentation delivers up to 26% more picture in select scenes.
While this feature does not include IMAX Enhanced DTS sound at launch, Marvel.com suggests that an audio upgrade could be added in the future.
Here’s a full list of every Marvel movie that was IMAX Enhanced on Disney Plus Day:
- “Iron Man” (2008)
- “Guardians of the Galaxy” (2014)
- “Captain America: Civil War” (2016)
- “Doctor Strange” (2016)
- “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” (2017)
- “Thor: Ragnarok” (2017)
- “Black Panther” (2018)
- “Avengers: Infinity War” (2018)
- “Ant-Man and The Wasp” (2018)
- “Captain Marvel” (2019)
- “Avengers: Endgame” (2019)
- “Black Widow” (2021)
- “Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings” (2021)
What else can I watch on Disney Plus?
With original series like “The Mandalorian,” classic animated movies like “Cinderella,” and live-action films like “Black Widow,” most viewers will find hours of worthwhile entertainment to stream on Disney Plus. This is especially true if you’re a fan of Disney’s many franchises. That said, subscribers should keep in mind that the service is primarily geared toward families, so it lacks more mature content and R-rated titles.
Check out Insider’s roundup of new shows and new movies available on Disney Plus for more streaming recommendations.
To find out more information about the streaming service and whether or not a subscription is worth it, read Insider’s guide to Disney Plus and review of Disney Plus.