This may be the slowest week of new content on Disney+ since the service launched, but there’s no shortage of things to watch. In addition to the newly added Christopher Robin, this week is also a celebration of the 35th anniversary of the Disney Afternoon! Adventures of the Gummi Bears celebrates 35 years of fun in Gummi Glen and we’ve included a list of all of the Disney Afternoon shows now streaming to help you celebrate. Whatever you choose to stream this week, we hope it’s magical.
Weird But True – “Photography”
“This year Carly and Charlie’s work is the main attraction at an art gala! This year’s gala focuses on photography, but the duo is not as skilled in this artform. They head to Berkeley to learn from one of the best – National Geographic photographer Anand Varma! Their idea to combine paper art with photography makes their creation the hit of the show!”
One Day at Disney Shorts – “Amanda Lauder: Chef Chocolatier”
New on Disney+
The Hundred Acre Wood comes to life in this live-action 2018 family film starring Ewan McGregor as the grown up boy with his bear.
65th Anniversary – True Life Adventures: The African Lion
Walt Disney brought the world groundbreaking footage of the lives of wild lions when this True-Life Adventures film was released on September 14th, 1955.
35th Anniversary – Adventures of the Gummi Bears
The Disney Afternoon’s first original series debuted on September 24th, 1985 with this classic animated series. You can enjoy these other classic Disney Afternoon series on Disney+, too!
This Week’s Holidays
Every day’s a holiday and you can celebrate all of them on Disney+!
- Friday, September 11th – Patriot Day – Tiger Cruise
- Saturday, September 12th – Video Games Day – Wreck-It Ralph
- Sunday, September 13th – Fortune Cookie Day – Freaky Friday (2003)
- Monday, September 14th – Linguine Day – Ratatouille
- Tuesday, September 15th – International Dot Day – Minnie’s Bow Toons
- Wednesday, September 16th – Mexico Independence Day – The Three Caballeros
- Thursday, September 17th – Apple Dumpling Day – The Apple Dumpling Gang
Alex has been blogging about Disney films since 2009 after a lifetime of fandom. He joined the Laughing Place team in 2014 and covers films across all of Disney’s brands, including Star Wars, Marvel, and Fox, in addition to books, music, toys, consumer products, and food. You can hear his voice as a member of the Laughing Place Podcast and his face can be seen on Laughing Place’s YouTube channel where he unboxes stuff.