Disney Plus Is Adding 5 New Movies And TV Shows This Week


Marvel fans, this one’s for you.

Disney Plus is adding a handful of new titles this Friday, and most of them come from the House of Ideas. On February 12th, the Mouse House’s streaming service debuts five fresh movies and TV shows, with three of them being Marvel titles. If you’re not in the mood for superhero content, though, don’t worry, as there’s also a new Pixar effort and a National Geographic series.

First of all, Life Below Zero: The Next Generation follows a bunch of individuals who’ve left their traditional lifestyles behind to brave it out in the wilds of Alaska. The first of the new Marvel titles, meanwhile, is Marvel Battleworld: Mystery of the Thanostones, a short-form series featuring the Avengers, made to promote the titular toyline produced by Funko.

For more, here’s the full list of what’s on the way:

Inside Pixar: Portraits *Disney+ Original
Life Below Zero: The Next Generation (S1)
Marvel Battleworld: Mystery of the Thanostones (S1)
Marvel’s Behind the Mask
WandaVision *Disney+ Original

The rest of the newbies are all original releases for the platform. Inside Pixar: Portraits debuts on Friday and is a follow-up to last year’s first batch of Inside Pixar episodes, which went under the subtitle Inspirations. This behind-the-scenes series takes a look at those talented creatives who bring your favorite Pixar movies to life. Similar in theme is new documentary Marvel’s Behind the Maskwhich explores how Marvel built up their legendary comic book universe over the decades, featuring interviews with many of the most celebrated Marvel creators.

Last but not least, the sixth episode of WandaVision lands. The show, the first entry in the MCU’s Phase 4, has been gripping the internet for the past few weeks, with the mystery of Scarlet Witch and Vision’s sitcom existence only getting stranger each episode. This time around, the Maximoff-Visions celebrate Halloween… and Vision threatens to discover the truth about Westview.

Don’t miss all of this on Disney Plus this coming Friday.