Your Thanksgiving Edition of our weekly Disney+ Watch Guide is here! We’ve dug through the library of content to pull out some perfect programs to make your Turkey Day extra magical, as well as a few ways to enhance your enjoyment of some of this week’s new original content, which we will highlight first.
The Mandalorian – “Chapter 3”
The Mandalorian returns to his “Client” to collect his reward now that he has acquired the galaxy’s most adorable asset.
The Imagineering Story – “The Midas Touch”
The 1990’s are here and along with it comes Euro Disneyland (now Disneyland Paris) and some amazing attractions like Star Tours and Indiana Jones and the Temple of the Forbidden Eye.
High School Musical: The Musical: The Series – “The Wonderstudies”
Nini’s phone has gone missing as tension heats up between Ricky and EJ during rehearsals for the big show.
Encore! – “The Sound of Music – 1992 – Flint, MI”
The hills are alive at Flint Central High School where the cast of The Sound of Music reunites twenty-seven years later to perform the show again.
The World According to Jeff Goldblum – “Tattoos”
Does Jeff Goldblum have what it takes to give a fan a tattoo of himself? Find out in this week’s episode.
Marvel Hero Project – “Unstoppable Adonis”
This week’s extraordinary kid is Adonis, a boy who refused to let his loss of vision stop him from playing football.
Short: Forky Asks a Question – “What is Art?”
Being an arts and crafts project himself, Forky’s exploration of art is extra special, brought to you by Mr. Pricklepants.
Disney Family Sundays – “Frozen 2: Soap”
Celebrate the release of Frozen 2 with a craft by making soaps in the shape of the elements of the enchanted forest.
20th Anniversary: Toy Story 2
“The toys are back in town!” Toy Story 2 was released on November 24th, 1999. Celebrate 20 years of Pixar’s first sequel this week.
The Sound of Music
20th Century Fox’s screen adaptation of the Rodgers & Hammerstein classic starring Julie Andrews is a perfect way to connect this week’s episode of Encore! with Disney’s Fox acquisition. It’s also a great way to enter the holiday season with the perennial song “My Favorite Things.”
Miracle on 34th Street
When the actor playing Santa in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is unable to fulfill his duties, Maureen O’Hara (The Parent Trap) finds a quick replacement who soon ends up delighting shoppers at her store. But when he claims to be the real Santa, things get complicated for her daughter. Fox’s holiday classic starts on Thanksgiving and is another great way to kick-off the holiday season on Disney+.
TV: Boy Meets World – “Turkey Day” (Season 4, Episode 10)
One of ABC’s most beloved sitcoms finds best friends Corey and Shaun devising a way for both of their families to spend Thanksgiving together.
TV: Disney’s Doug – “Doug’s Thanksgiving (Season 2, Episode 7)
Get a dose of “One Saturday Morning” with this Thanksgiving-themed episode of Disney’s Doug where the richest man in town decides to crash the Funnie’s holiday.
TV: The Simpsons – “Bart vs. Thanksgiving (Season 2, Episode 7)
Burn off some tryptophan with a classic early episode of The Simpsons. When Bart accidentally ruins Lisa’s centerpiece, he runs away to avoid his problems on Thanksgiving.