The force is strong with Disney+ with a host of new exclusives that debuted on Star Wars Day, including the second episode of the new series, Star Wars: The Bad Batch. Don’t forget Mother’s Day this week and our Library Highlights section has some recommendations. Whatever you choose to stream this week, we hope it’s magical.
Star Wars: The Bad Batch – “Cut and Run”
“The Bad Batch visit an old contact.”
Big Shot – “Great in the Living Room”
“After Harper’s exposé goes viral, Marvyn seeks redemption by trying to recruit a new player.”
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers – “Pond Hockey”
“With the team mad at Evan, and Alex unsure of her coaching skills, Bombay brings them somewhere new.”
Star Wars Day Exclusives
Maggie Simpson goes to a Star Wars themed preschool in this animated short from The Simpsons.
Soar through some of the most iconic locations from Star Wars in this relaxing flyover.
Tour the Millennium Falcon and a First Order Star Destroyer.
New on Disney+
The 2007 sequel to 20th Century Studios’ adaptation of the Marvel Comics classic.
Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken
Based on a true story, the incredible story of a stunt diving horse rider.
A direct-to-video sequel of Flicka from 20th Century Studios.
An animated film from 20th Century Studios about a boy who helps recover Babe Ruth’s lost baseball bat.
Both seasons of Disney Channel’s intergalactic animated series crash onto Disney+.
Celebrating Disney Moms
Make Mother’s Day extra special this week by celebrating with some classic Disney moms.
- Eudora in The Princess and the Frog
- Queen Elinor in Brave
- Mrs. Jumbo in Dumbo
- Mrs. Incredible in The Incredibles
- Perdita in 101 Dalmatians
- Duchess in The Aristocats
- Kanga in The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
- Mrs. Davis in Toy Story
- Tess Coleman in Freaky Friday
- Joan Carlyle in Ice Princess
- Mom in Mars Needs Moms
- Elizabeth James in The Parent Trap
- Nakku Harriet in Queen of Katwe
- Penny Chenery in Secretariat
- Gloria Borlock in Stargirl
- Mother in Swiss Family Robinson
This Week’s Holidays
Every day’s a holiday and you can celebrate all of them on Disney+!
- Friday, May 7th – Tourism Day – The Lizzie McGuire Movie
- Saturday, May 8th – National Train Day – Mr. Mouse Takes a Trip
- Sunday, May 9th – Mother’s Day – Mars Needs Moms
- Monday, May 10th – National Small Business Day – Wizards of Waverly Place
- Tuesday, May 11th – Eat What You Want Day – Heavyweights
- Wednesday, May 12th – Odometer Day – The Love Bug
- Thursday, May 13th – Leprechaun Day – Lucky Toupee
Alex joined the Laughing Place team in 2014 and has been a lifelong Disney fan. His main beats for LP are Disney-branded movies, TV shows, books, music and toys. He recently became a member of the Television Critics Association (TCA).