For more than eight decades, Disney has marked entire generations of moviegoers around the world through its iconic characters and story. From the animated classics, through their beloved family films, to the most successful franchises in history with Star Wars and the MCU.
Now that the streaming service Disney + arrived in Mexico from the hand of izzi, we share a list with the 5 films that you should see first on the platform, between original productions that finally reach Latin America and other must-see feature films that are now the exclusive property of the platform.
Hamilton is a story about the founding of America, but told by America today. Combining hip-hop, jazz and R&B, Lin Manuel Miranda’s musical focuses on the figure of Alexander Hamilton, a Caribbean immigrant who went on to become one of the founding fathers of the United States since his Broadway debut, the staging has created a revolutionary movement that transcends the stage, with a significant impact on the culture, politics and education of an entire generation in the country of the stars and stripes.
The film was filmed at the Richard Rodgers Theater on Broadway during various performances by the original cast in June 2016.
When an epidemic hits the town of Nome, Alaska, and the only cure is nearly a thousand miles away, villagers look to Leonhard Seppala (Willem Dafoe), a dog sled carrier, to safely deliver the antitoxin serum. . His secret weapon is Togo, a modest, small and aged Siberian husky. Facing hurricane force winds, sub-zero temperatures and very poor visibility, veteran Leonhard will put his strength, courage and determination to the test as he rediscovers the unbreakable bond he shares with his guide dog.
Togo is a story based on real events, specifically, on the “Serum Race to Nome of 1925”. In the past, the figure of the Siberian husky inspired the animated film Balto (1995).
The Lady and the Tramp
Live action versions of the animated classics are also part of the Disney + offering, the first of which is a reinterpretation of the film inspired by Ward Greene’s novel of the same name. Director Charlie Bean (Lego Ninjago: The Movie) invites us to revisit the endearing romance between a pampered domestic puppy and a gentle stray dog, who, despite their social differences, grow closer and closer and understand the true value of a home.
The original version featured the voices of Tessa Thompson and Justin Theroux in the lead roles. In Spanish, Betzabé Jara and Noé Velázquez played the Lady and the Vagabond.
Based on Jerry Spinell’s bestseller of the same name, Stargirl offers us a sweet coming of age story about a high school student named Leo Borlock (Graham Verchere), who is unpretentious and usually spends most of his time invested. This changes with the arrival of a new partner, whose eccentric and contagious personality, coupled with her unconventional way of seeing life, will change the way everyone sees themselves and the world around them. A tribute to individuality, kindness and the power of the human spirit.
The film directed by Julia Hart (Fast Color) represented the film debut of singer-songwriter Grace VanderWaal as the charismatic Stargirl Caraway.
Award-winning documentary filmmakers Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin follow American freestyle climber Alex Honnold as he prepares to fulfill his lifelong dream. Without any protection, Alex will attempt to climb the most famous rock face in the world: El Capitan, located in Yosemite National Park in California. Free Solo is a must-see cinematography experience, an intimate portrait, that will keep you on the edge of your seat, about one of the greatest feats ever attempted by man.
The National Geographic production won the Oscar for Best Documentary Feature Film at the 91st Academy Awards.
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