Disney+ original movies and shows

Housing the best of Disney Plus originals, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars, Disney+ is the streaming service for family-friendly entertainment. Whether you’re into intergalactic battles or a fan of fairytale classics, you’ll never get bored of the current catalog. But, Disney+’s original shows and movies are the main attraction. If you want to stay ahead of the crowd, read on for every exclusive title available on the service right now.

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Disney+ at a glance

To watch all the magical content Disney+ has to offer, you’ll need to start a subscription. Choose to pay $6.99/mo. or $69.99/yr. Read our Disney+ review for more information on everything the service has to offer. To sign up for the service, visit the Disney+ site or download the Disney+ app to your streaming device. (You can also enjoy a seven-day free trial when signing up.) 

Right now, the Disney+ library has around 500 movies and 7,000 TV episodes. But the catalog is always getting bigger. All the classic Disney animated films are there, like Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan and Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. They’re mixed in with more recent releases, including Frozen II and the live-action versions of The Lion King, Aladdin and Dumbo.

Plus, you’ll get access to every single Star Wars movie, almost the entirety of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and Pixar’s finest. When it comes to Disney+ TV shows, expect superhero tales from The Avengers and Disney favorites such as Lizzie McGuire and That’s So Raven. Of course, Disney+ originals exist too, ranging from Christmas comedies to a brand new Star Wars saga. 

Disney+ exclusive content

Original content means shows and movies made by a streaming service that are only available to watch via that streaming service. Luckily, there are plenty of Disney+ original shows and movies. Here’s a rundown of all the original titles you’ll find on the service. And don’t forget: plenty more exclusive names will appear on Disney+ throughout 2020 and beyond.

Disney+ original movies

Dolphin Reef

Echo is a young dolphin who needs to learn to survive in the ocean to thrive. But his attention is often elsewhere. Natalie Portman narrates Disney+’s underwater documentary.


Meghan Markle narrates this African nature documentary, which centers on elephant Shani and her young son, Jomo. Watch how they navigate the long journey across the Kalahari desert.

Lady and the Tramp 

The 1955 canine animation gets the live-action treatment. The story remains the same: a spoilt pet dog and street-wise stray set off on an adventure.


When Kris Kringle’s son disappears from his festive family duties, his sister has a life-changing choice: find him or ruin Christmas.

One Day at Disney

Whether it’s the prop-makers, animators or veterinarians, find out about all the people who make Walt Disney World the most magical place on earth.


When new girl, Stargirl Caraway, turns up at school, one teen is instantly drawn to her. But getting to know this mysterious student involves learning a few valuable life lessons.

Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made

Meet Timmy Failure: a kid detective who solves mysteries alongside his imaginary friend, a huge polar bear named Total. He wants to become the best detective the world has ever seen. But first, he has to get past the adults.


A true story set in 1925, Togo follows one man and his lead sled dog as they hunt for a cure to an epidemic through the treacherous Alaskan tundra.

Disney+ original TV series

Be Our Chef

Five food-obsessed families compete to win a spot on the menu at Walt Disney World. Will their Disney-themed dishes pass the taste test? Or will they fail to cook up some magic?

Diary of a Future President

The future president of the United States takes us back to her childhood. Watch 12-year-old Elena navigate middle school and land on the path to becoming a world leader.

Disney Family Sundays

Get crafting with Disney Family Sundays. Grab your entire family and follow the easy steps to create a Disney-inspired project.

This eight-episode documentary series reveals the cinematic magic behind The Mandalorian. Behind-the-scenes footage and insightful interviews unveil the technology, artistry and acting skills that brought the latest Star Wars saga to life.

Disney Insider

Go backstage at The Walt Disney Company and see the secret ingredients that make up all the movies, theme parks and more.


Former high school musical members have to recreate a performance from their youth. Will they succeed, or will the pressure take over?

Fairy Tale Weddings

Many dream of a Disney wedding. A lucky few see their dreams come true. Follow numerous couples as they celebrate engagements and weddings Disney-style. 

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series

Take your mind back to East High, where more students are preparing for the opening night of their high school musical. Expect similar songs, friendships and rivalries as the original series.

It’s A Dog’s Life With Bill Farmer

Bill Farmer — the voice of Pluto and Goofy for more than three decades — goes on a whirlwind adventure with dogs. As he travels the country, he meets canines that work to change humans’ lives for good.

Marvel’s Hero Project

Not all heroes wear capes, and Marvel’s Hero Project is here to prove it. This heartwarming series celebrates a group of young heroes making positive changes in their communities.

Pick of the Litter

Six service dogs — Paco, Pacino, Tulane, Raffi, Amara and Tartan — learn to help the blind. Watch every step of their adorable journey.

Pixar In Real Life

Some of Pixar’s most recognizable characters and movie moments are brought to the streets of New York City. See how people react to their animated favorites in real life.

Prop Culture

Props from Disney movies come face-to-face with the cast and crew who made and used them. Expect iconic artifacts from the likes of Pirates of the Caribbean, Mary Poppins and The Muppet Movie.

Shop Class

To become Shop Class Champ, a team of young builders must come up with a one-of-a-kind idea and then bring it to life. Judged by experts, only one team will be named the winner.

Star Wars: The Clone Wars Season 7

Disney+ is the only place to catch the last and final season of The Clone Wars. A missing clone trooper needs rescuing, a former Jedi apprentice needs watching and a battle between the Republic and Maul’s Mandalorian army needs winning.

The Big Fib

Yvette Nicole Brown hosts this kids’ game show. Sit back and watch as kids attempt to figure out who’s lying and who’s really the expert.

The Imagineering Story

What does Disney call an artist mixed with an engineer? An Imagineer, that’s what. This series takes you behind the scenes of Disney parks to meet the people who turn magical ideas into reality.

The Mandalorian

The Empire has fallen. A lone warrior travels the outer reaches of the Star Wars galaxy, far beyond the reaches of the New Republic.

The World According to Jeff Goldblum

Actor Jeff Goldblum delves into the things we love in our everyday lives, revealing these objects’ fascinating histories and the people responsible for their success.

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Lauren Sharkey