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Marvel fans Thor (Where Obi Wan Kenobi Where Frozen), get ready, because the day of Disney+ has arrived. The streaming celebration is here a little earlier this year than last year’s event, with new releases, streaming discounts, and special events on the roster.
We’ve rounded up the full list of movies and series debuting for the event, including Thor: Love and Thunder, Pinocchio and the Obi Wan documentary—so you can get an idea of what’s new, as well as the different promotions you can take advantage of during the event today, September 8.
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What is Disney+ Day?
Disney+ Day is a day dedicated to celebrating the properties that have catapulted the streaming platform to prominence, from evergreen staples like The Mandalorian and Loki to new and upcoming series and movies like Thor: Love and Thunder, Pinocchio, She-Hulk and more. Today features new releases from all Disney+ brands, including Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and Star in international markets, along with behind-the-scenes videos and clips.
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The celebration features deals and promotions at Disney theme parks. Select AMC theaters are hosting live screenings of Disney, Star Wars and Marvel classics for the event. This year’s Disney+ Day also kicks off D23 Expo, a Disney fan event taking place in Anaheim, California. Expo D23 takes place from tomorrow september 9 at September 11th.
Various updates and promotions are likely to drop throughout the day, so fans are recommended to follow Disney+’s Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram accounts (@DisneyPlus) today for a first look at upcoming movies and series. Disney+.
What’s happening to Disney+ for Disney+ Day?
Many exciting movies and series are debuting on Disney+ for Disney+ Day. Directed by Taika Waititi and starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tessa Thompson, Christian Bale and more, Thor: Love and Thunder premiered earlier this summer, and September 8 will be the first time the film will be available to stream on Disney+ – you can also stream it in IMAX Enhanced on Disney+ at no additional cost.
The live-action remake of Pinocchio will also premiere on Disney+ Day. Starring Tom Hanks, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth, Cynthia Erivo, Keegan-Michael Key and many more, the film is a retelling of the classic story with visual echoes of the 1940 animated film. You can also watch several making-of features, such as Obi-Wan Kenobi: Return of a Jedi and Marvel Studios Assembled: The Making of Thor: Love and Thunder.
The series debut for Disney+ Day includes Tierra Incognitaan Argentinian detective series that follows a teenager and his friends as they seek answers to the mystery of his parents’ disappearance at Tierra Incógnita, a horror amusement park, and cars on the roada follow-up of the Cars film series featuring Owen Wilson and Larry the Cable Guy in their original roles.
Check out the full list of releases below and keep an eye out for announcements throughout the day.
What else is happening for Disney+ Day?
There are plenty of deals and promotions beyond streaming releases you can take advantage of for Disney+ Day. First and foremost, if you’re not already a subscriber, you can sign up for a month of Disney+ for $1.99, saving you $6 off the first month of your subscription. It’s a great deal, especially if you’re looking to watch one of the new releases and haven’t signed up yet.
If you’re a regular at Disney theme parks with a Disney+ account, you can participate in Disney+-inspired photo ops, meet-and-greets, and more, as well as entry into Disneyland Resort theme parks and Walt Disney World Resort 30 minutes before regular park hours today. To participate, make sure you have downloaded the Disney+ app on your mobile device, so you can display your ID at the park entrance.
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Before heading to the nearest Disney theme park, you can get a makeover in all things Disney at shopDisney. There’s a lot of merchandise on sale to celebrate fall. Plus, you can get free shipping sitewide today with the code FREE BOAT.
Through September 19, you can also catch AMC theater screenings of fan-favorite Disney, Marvel, Pixar, and Star Wars films for Disney+ Day. Movies that will be available to watch in theaters include Encanto, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Thor: Ragnarok, Cars and New. You can check the AMC website to see if your local AMC theater is participating in screenings.
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