New shows and movies to check out on Disney Plus this weekend

Feb 12 2021, 10:52 am

Mid-February means it’s primetime to sink into the couch and soak up some Disney Plus content.

Along with a new episode of WandaVision, some Pixar and Marvel documentaries, and some older classics, here’s what’s going on Disney Plus this weekend.

WandaVision – Episode 6 (Disney+ Original)

Set in a surreal world inspired by classic American sitcoms, approach WandaVision as if The Brady Bunch were in The Truman Show, meeting The Avengers.

Check out Daily Hive’s WandaVision review of the first three episodes right here.

Episodes 1 to 3 were released earlier in January and an episode a week has been released since. Episode 6 will take place after the jaw-dropping events of last week.

Marvel’s Behind the Mask

Meet the writers and artists behind characters like Black Panther, Miles Morales, Ms. Marvel, Luke Cage, the X-Men, Captain Marvel, and many other characters in the Marvel Universe, highlighting their impact on pop culture and media.

Inside Pixar: Portraits (Disney+ Original)

See what it’s like to work inside Pixar Animation Studios in this new documentary.

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D (Season 7)

The final season follows the missions of the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division (SHIELD) set inside the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Here is some more content that started streaming on Disney Plus earlier in January:

Like Mike

A 13-year-old orphan becomes an NBA superstar after trying on a pair of sneakers with the faded initials “MJ” inside.

Disney Upside-Down Magic

Sent to a school for magic, a girl and her new friends must learn to use their special but unpolished skills to save everyone from the forces of evil.

Dinosaurs (Seasons 1 – 4)

Dive into some nostalgia with this cult show that follows the life of a family of dinosaurs living in a modern world.

Simpsons Forever

With nearly 300 hours of the world’s longest-running scripted primetime sitcom, Disney Plus is streaming some of its favourite episodes of The Simpsons.

Ramona and Beezus

An adventurous young girl uses her imagination to escape her reality, which is quickly spinning out of reach.

Pixar Popcorn

Get ready for Pixar Popcorn, a collection of mini-shorts starring your favourite Pixar characters in all-new stories. All episodes are streaming January 22 on Disney+.

The Book of Life

Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart, embarks on an adventure that spans three fantastic worlds where he must face his greatest fears.

Drumline

A band director recruits a Harlem street drummer to play at a Southern university.

Isle of Dogs

Set in Japan, this 2018 film follows a boy’s odyssey in search of his lost dog.

Mary Poppins Returns

A few decades after her original visit, Mary Poppins, the magical nanny, returns to help the Banks siblings and Michael’s children through a difficult time in their lives.

Marvel Studios: Legends

The new series revisits the most iconic moments from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and the first two episodes are now streaming on Disney+.

Mega Hammerhead

National Geographic divers surround themselves with predators during their search for an elusive shark.

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