Disney Plus has been a game-changer in the world of streaming services since its launch in 2019. With a vast library of classic Disney movies, TV shows, and original content, it has become a go-to platform for families looking for entertainment. In 2022, Disney Plus is set to release a slew of new kid movies that are sure to excite both children and adults alike. Here’s what you can expect from the new kid movies on Disney Plus in 2022.
1. Turning Red
One of the most highly anticipated new kid movies on Disney Plus in 2022 is “Turning Red.” This animated film tells the story of a 13-year-old girl named Mei who turns into a giant red panda whenever she gets too excited. The movie is directed by Domee Shi, who won an Academy Award for her short film “Bao.” “Turning Red” promises to be a heartwarming and hilarious adventure that the whole family can enjoy.
2. Peter Pan & Wendy
Another exciting addition to the Disney Plus library in 2022 is “Peter Pan & Wendy.” This live-action adaptation of the classic story follows the adventures of Peter Pan and Wendy Darling as they journey to Neverland and battle the evil pirate Captain Hook. The movie stars Jude Law as Captain Hook and Yara Shahidi as Tinker Bell. With stunning visuals and a talented cast, “Peter Pan & Wendy” is sure to be a hit with both kids and adults.
“Disenchanted” is a sequel to the beloved Disney movie “Enchanted,” which was released in 2007. The new movie picks up where the first one left off, following the adventures of Giselle (Amy Adams) as she navigates life in the real world. The movie promises to be a fun and whimsical musical that will transport viewers back to the enchanted world of the first film.
“Pinocchio” is a live-action adaptation of the classic story about a wooden puppet who dreams of becoming a real boy. The movie stars Tom Hanks as Geppetto, the woodcarver who creates Pinocchio, and Benjamin Evan Ainsworth as Pinocchio himself. With stunning visuals and a talented cast, “Pinocchio” promises to be a magical and heartwarming adventure that the whole family can enjoy.
“Sneakerella” is a modern retelling of the classic Cinderella story. The movie follows a young woman named El (Chosen Jacobs) who dreams of becoming a fashion designer. When her father dies, she is left to run his sneaker company with her stepmother and stepsisters. With the help of her fairy godfather (John Salley) and a little bit of magic, El is able to pursue her dreams and find true love. “Sneakerella” promises to be a fun and empowering movie that will inspire kids to follow their dreams.
6. The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild
“The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild” is an animated movie that follows the adventures of Buck, the weasel from the “Ice Age” movies. The movie takes place after the events of “Ice Age: Collision Course” and follows Buck as he sets out on a new adventure with his friends. With plenty of action and humor, “The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild” is sure to be a hit with kids who love the “Ice Age” franchise.
7. Diary of a Wimpy Kid
“Diary of a Wimpy Kid” is a live-action adaptation of the popular book series by Jeff Kinney. The movie follows the misadventures of middle schooler Greg Heffley as he navigates the ups and downs of adolescence. With a talented cast and plenty of humor, “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” promises to be a relatable and entertaining movie for kids and adults alike.
8. Cars on the Road
“Cars on the Road” is an animated movie that follows Lightning McQueen and Mater as they embark on a new adventure. The movie takes place after the events of “Cars 3” and follows the two friends as they travel across the country and encounter new characters along the way. With stunning animation and plenty of heart, “Cars on the Road” is sure to be a hit with fans of the “Cars” franchise.
9. Flora & Ulysses
“Flora & Ulysses” is a live-action movie based on the Newbery Medal-winning book by Kate DiCamillo. The movie follows a young girl named Flora who rescues a squirrel named Ulysses and discovers that he has superpowers. With a talented cast and plenty of heart, “Flora & Ulysses” promises to be a heartwarming and entertaining movie that will inspire kids to embrace their own superpowers.
“Night at the Museum: Kahmunrah Rises Again” is an animated movie that follows Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) as he returns to the Museum of Natural History to save his friends from an ancient Egyptian curse. With plenty of humor and action, “Night at the Museum: Kahmunrah Rises Again” is sure to be a hit with fans of the “Night at the Museum” franchise.
Disney Plus is set to release a variety of new kid movies in 2022 that are sure to entertain and inspire viewers of all ages. From animated adventures to live-action adaptations, there’s something for everyone on this streaming platform. Whether you’re a fan of classic Disney movies or new and exciting stories, Disney Plus has you covered. So grab some popcorn, gather the family, and get ready for a year of unforgettable movie experiences.