Disney+ offers a wide selection of fantastic movies, including beloved classics, animated gems, and blockbuster hits. Here are a few examples of popular Disney+ movies.
Disney+’s Top 30 Movies in the US
“The 30 Best Disney+ Movies in the US” is an expertly curated collection of films available on the popular streaming platform Disney+. This comprehensive list showcases the finest cinematic offerings from the extensive Disney library, catering to audiences of all ages and tastes.
Spanning various genres, including animation, live-action, and documentary, this selection guarantees a captivating and diverse viewing experience. The chosen movies represent the epitome of Disney’s storytelling prowess, with compelling narratives, memorable characters, and breathtaking visuals that have enchanted audiences for generations.
List of Best Disney+ Movies in US
1. Avatar (2009)
Avatar is a 2009 epic science fiction film directed by James Cameron. It is the first film in the Avatar film franchise. The title alludes to a genetically altered Na’vi body that is controlled by the brain of a remote human and is used to engage with the people of Pandora.
Direct by: James Camero
Starring: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, and Sigourney Weaver
The September 23 release of “Avatar” in 4K High Dynamic Range brings back James Cameron’s 2009 epic adventure, which won an Oscar® for best picture. The Na’vi are an advanced race that lives in the beautiful alien world of Pandora. To survive on Pandora, human/Na’vi hybrids, known as Avatars, must connect with human minds in order to use their bodies. Sam Worthington’s Jake Sully is a disabled ex-Marine who, with the help of an Avatar, regains his mobility and falls in love with a Na’vi lady (Zoe Saldana). As his feelings for her develop, he finds himself embroiled in a struggle for the fate of her planet.
2. Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
The Avengers: Infinity War is an American superhero film released in 2018 that is based on the Marvel Comics team of the same name. It is the nineteenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and the sequel to 2012’s The Avengers and 2015’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. It was produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
Direct by: Anthony and Joe Russo
Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldaña, Josh Brolin, and Chris Pratt.
The Avengers, consisting of Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk, and the rest of the team, band together to fight off the terrible Thanos. Thanos wants to wield the Infinity Stones to impose his twisted will on the universe, so he’s on a journey to acquire all six of them. Everything the Avengers have fought for up until this point has led to this one decisive moment, and the fate of the world and existence itself has never been more unclear.
3. The Lion King (1994)
Simba looks up to his father, King Mufasa, and realizes he, too, is destined to rule the African plains. However, not everyone in the kingdom is overjoyed with the birth of the cub. Mufasa’s brother and former heir, Scar, has his own agenda. Soon, betrayal, tragedy, and drama plague the war for Pride Rock, leading to Simba’s exile. Simba, with the aid of two unusual new acquaintances, must now mature into an adult who can reclaim what is properly his.
4. Luca (2021)
In 2021, Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures will release Luca, a computer-animated American coming-of-age fantasy film.
Filmmaker Enrico Casarosa helmed the feature for the first time; Andrea Warren was responsible for producing the film; and Jesse Andrews and Mike Jones wrote the script based on a narrative by Casarosa, Andrews, and Simon Stephenson.
Directed By: Enrico Casarosa
Starring: Maya Rudolph, Jacob Tremblay, J, Emma Berman
The film takes place on the Italian Riviera, and its protagonist is a young sea monster named Luca Paguro (Tremblay) who has the ability to assume human form while on land. He and his new best friends, Alberto Scorfano (Grazer) and Giulia Marcovaldo (Berman), embark on a summer adventure that will change their lives forever.
China ($14 million), Russia ($8.2 million), Poland ($3.6 million), Hong Kong ($3.6 million), South Korea ($3 million), the United Arab Emirates ($2.1 million), and Romania ($1.02 million) were the film’s biggest markets by December 2021, contributing to a global total of $49.8 million.
5. Coco (2017)
In 2017, Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures released Coco, a computer-animated fantasy film set in the United States.
Directed By: Lee Unkrich
Starring: Benjamin Bratt, Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Alanna Ubach
The protagonist, Miguel (Gonzalez), a 12-year-old child, finds himself in the Land of the Dead after an accident and asks his musical great-great-grandfather for aid getting back to his family and lifting their ban on music.
Coco earned a total of $814.3 million around the world, including $210.4 million in the US and Canada and $603.8 million elsewhere.
6. Wall-E (2008)
The 2008 American computer-animated science fiction romance film WALL-E (stylized with an interpunct as WALLE) was created by Pixar Animation Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures.
Andrew Stanton helmed and co-wrote the picture alongside Jim Reardon and Jim Morris (who also served as producers).
Directed By: Andrew Stanton
Starring: Elissa Knight, Ben Burtt, Jeff Garlin, Fred Willard
The film follows WALL-E, a lone garbage-collecting robot on a desolate Earth in the year 2805.
He meets a robot named EVE aboard the spacecraft Axiom, and the two quickly fall in love.
With a domestic total of $223.8 million and an international total of $308.7 million, WALL-E was the ninth highest-grossing film of 2008 and the ninth highest-grossing animated film of all time.
7. Up (2009)
Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures released Up in the United States in 2009.
Directed By: Bob Peterson, Pete Docter
Starring: Bob Peterson, Ed Asner, Christopher Plummer, Jordan Nagai
Balloon seller Carl Fredricksen (Ed Asner) is about to realize a lifetime ambition. He escapes to the South American jungle by tying thousands of balloons to his home and floating away.
Carl’s worst nightmare comes true, however, when he learns that a young kid named Russell has stowed away on the balloon-powered house.
The domestic gross for Up was $293 million, with a further $442.1 million coming in from international territories. It ranked #6 in 2009’s box office.
8. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
The Force Awakens, also known as Episode VII – The Force Awakens, is an American epic space film released in 2015.
Direct by: J. J. Abrams
Starring: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Max von Sydow.
Thirty years after the events of Return of the Jedi, Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, and Han Solo continue their search for Luke Skywalker while also fighting alongside General Leia Organa and other former members of the Rebel Alliance in the Resistance against Kylo Ren and the First Order.
9. Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
The Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name inspired the 2014 American film Guardians of the Galaxy (also known as Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1). It is the tenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and was produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
Direct by: James Gunn
Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldaña, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Djimon Hounsou, John C. Reilly, Glenn Close, and Benicio del Toro
Peter Quill (Chris Pratt), a brash space adventurer, becomes the target of unrelenting bounty hunters after stealing an orb desired by the formidable evil Ronan. Quill forms an uneasy alliance with four outcasts to escape Ronan: the gun-wielding Rocket Raccoon, the tree-humanoid Groot, the mysterious Gamora, and the vengeance-driven Drax the Destroyer. The actual power of the orb and the cosmic threat it poses force Quill to gather his misfit crew and fight.
10. Black Panther (2018)
The Marvel Comics character of the same name inspired the 2018 American superhero film Black Panther. It is the 18th film in the MCU and was produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
Direct by: Ryan Coogler, Joe Robert Cole
Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Sterling K. Brown, Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, and Andy Serkis
Queen Ramonda (Angela Bassett), Shuri (Letitia Wright), M’Baku (Winston Duke), Okoye (Danai Gurira), and the Dora Milaje (featuring Florence Kasumba) defend Wakanda from foreign interference in the wake of King T’Challa’s death in “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” a film by Marvel Studios. Wakanda is ready to move on to its next chapter, and in order to do so, its heroes will need to work together with War Dog Nakia (Lupita Nyong’o) and Everett Ross (Martin Freeman) to pave the way.
11. Frozen 2 (2019)
In 2019, Walt Disney Animation Studios and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures released Frozen 2, an American computer-animated musical fantasy film. This is Disney’s 58th animated feature film and the sequel to Frozen (2013).
It was the third-highest-grossing film of 2019, the tenth-highest-grossing film of all time, and the second-highest-grossing animated film of all time (after Lion King 2019).
Directed By: Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee
Starring: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad, and Jonathan Groff
Elsa, the Snow Queen, with a remarkable talent: the ability to produce icy precipitation. Elsa is relieved to be back with her people in Arendelle, but she still feels uneasy. Elsa leaves her kingdom after hearing a mysterious voice cry out to her, venturing into the magical forests and dark waters in search of answers.
12. Avatar: The Way Of Water (2022)
American filmmakers will release their epic science fiction film Avatar: The Way of Water in 2022. It is the second film in the Avatar series and the sequel to 2009’s Avatar, both of which were released by 20th Century Fox.
Set more than a decade after the events of the first film, learn the story of the Sully family (Jake, Neytiri, and their kids), the trouble that follows them, the lengths they go to keep each other safe, the battles they fight to stay alive, and the tragedies they endure.
13. The Little Mermaid (Live Action) (2023)
Co-produced by Walt Disney Pictures, Lucamar Productions, and Marc Platt Productions, The Little Mermaid (2023) is a live-action adaptation of Disney’s 1989 animated film of the same name, which was in turn based on Hans Christian Andersen’s 1837 fairy tale of the same name.
Directed By: Rob Marshall
Starring: Halle Bailey, Jonah Hauer-King, Daveed Diggs, Awkwafina, Jacob Tremblay, Noma Dumezweni, Art Malik, Javier Bardem, Melissa McCarthy
Ariel, the youngest and most independent of King Triton’s daughters, visits the surface and falls in love with the handsome Prince Eric. Ariel must follow her heart, despite the fact that mermaids are not supposed to talk to humans. She strikes a pact with the wicked sea witch Ursula that allows her to spend time on land but puts her and her father’s throne in danger.
14. Soul (2020)
In 2020, Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures will release Soul, a computer-animated American fantasy comedy-drama.
Directed By: Pete Docter
Starring: Tina Fey, Phylicia Rashad, Jamie Foxx, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson
Joe Gardner (Foxx) is a pianist who, before his big break as a jazz musician, has an accident that leaves him in a coma and tries to rejoin his separated spirit and body.
By February 2021, Soul had made $18.3 million in Russia, $1.9 million in Ukraine, and $5.9 million in Saudi Arabia, making it the highest-grossing Pixar film ever in those countries. At that time, China ($57.9 million), Russia ($14.8 million), South Korea ($14.8 million), Taiwan ($6.4 million), and Saudi Arabia were its top five overseas markets.
15. Inside Out (2015)
The American computer-animated film Inside Out (2015) was directed by Pete Docter and written by him, Meg LeFauve, and Josh Cooley.
Directed By: Pete Docter
Starring: Phyllis Smith, Amy Poehler, Richard Kind, Bill Hader
The life of Riley (Kaitlyn Dias), an 11-year-old girl from the Midwest who loves hockey, is turned upside down when she and her parents relocate to San Francisco.
Riley’s feelings, lead by Joy (Amy Poehler), attempt to help her cope with this challenging, life-altering experience. But the strain of the relocation brings out Sadness (Phyllis Smith).
After Riley’s unfortunate loss of Joy and Sadness, just Anger, Fear, and Disgust remain in the Headquarters.
Totaling $858.8 million globally, Inside Out made $359.1 million in North America (including both Canada and the United States) and $501.9 million elsewhere. The picture ranked #7 on the 2015 box office.
16. Doctor Strange (2016)
The Marvel Comics character of the same name inspired the 2016 American superhero film Doctor Strange. It is the 14th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and was produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
Direct by: Scott Derrickson
Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benjamin Bratt, Scott Adkins, Mads Mikkelsen, and Tilda Swinton
After losing the use of his hands in a car accident, Dr. Stephen Strange’s (Benedict Cumberbatch) entire world is turned upside down. When conventional treatment options run out, he travels to an unknown location in search of relief. In a flash, he realizes that the enclave is on the front lines of a war against shadowy forces out to destroy the world as we know it. Soon enough, Strange will have to decide whether to keep his privileged lifestyle and protect the world as the most powerful sorcerer or to abandon it all.
17. Brave (2012)
The American computer-animated fantasy film Brave was released by Walt Disney Pictures in 2012.
Directed By: Brenda Chapman, Mark Andrews
Starring: Emma Thompson, Kelly Macdonald, Billy Connolly, Julie Walters
The film follows Princess Merida (Macdonald) of DunBroch as she causes upheaval in the kingdom by publicly stating that she does not wish to be wedded. The film is set in the Scottish Highlands. Merida must discover the strength inside herself to break the curse that has transformed her mother, the Queen Elinor (Thompson), into a bear and save her realm. Merida is the first Disney Princess character developed by Pixar. The late Steve Jobs, chairman of Pixar and Apple’s former CEO, is remembered throughout the film as well.
The world premiere of Brave took place on June 10, 2012, at the Seattle International Film Festival, and the film was distributed in theaters across North America on June 22, 2012. With a budget of $185 million and a gross of $540.4 million, it was a financial triumph.
18. Toy Story 4 (2019)
In 2019, Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures released Toy Story 4, an American computer-animated comedy-drama film.
It’s the sequel to Toy Story 3 from 2010, making it the fourth film in the Toy Story franchise by Pixar.
Directed By: Josh Cooley
Starring: Tim Allen, Tom Hanks, Annie Potts, Tony Hale
Bonnie and her new toy, Forky, join Woody, Buzz, and the group on their road trip.
Woody’s minor detour brings him face to face with his long-lost pal Bo Peep, turning the exciting voyage into a joyful reunion.
As Woody and Bo reminisce about their toy days, they begin to see that their respective priorities as toys are vastly different from one another.
The domestic and international earnings for Toy Story 4 were $434 million and $639.4 million, respectively. The picture ranked #8 for the year in terms of box office earnings.
19. Tron (1982)
The American science fiction action-adventure film Tron (stylized as TRON) was released in 1982. Along with The Last Starfighter, Tron is often cited as one of the first movies to extensively employ CGI.
Direct by: Steven Lisberger
Starring: Jeff Bridges, Bruce Boxleitner, David Warner, Cindy Morgan, Barnard Hughes, Dan Shor, Peter Jurasik, Tony Stephano, Craig Chudy, Vince Deadrick Jr., Sam Schatz, Michael Dudikoff
As Kevin Flynn searches for proof that he invented a hit video game, he is “digitalized” by a laser and finds himself inside The Grid, where programs suffer under the tyrannical rule of the Master Control Program. With the help of TRON, a security program, Flynn seeks to free The Grid from the MCP.
20. Avengers: Endgame (2019)
The Avengers: Endgame is a Marvel Comics-inspired American superhero film released in 2019. The 22nd film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), it was produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
Direct by: Anthony, Joe Russo
Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Danai Gurira, Benedict Wong, Jon Favreau, Bradley Cooper, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Josh Brolin
Tony Stark, alone in space without food or drink and with his oxygen supply rapidly depleting, sends a desperate plea to Pepper Potts. Thor, Black Widow, Captain America, and Bruce Banner are the only surviving members of the Avengers, and they need to find a way to revive their fallen comrades so that they can face off against Thanos, the evil demigod who wiped out half the population of the universe.
21. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is a 1937 American animated musical fantasy film directed by Walt Disney and distributed by RKO Radio Pictures. It is the first full-length conventionally animated feature film and the first Disney animated feature film, based on the Brothers Grimm’s 1812 German fairy tale.
Directed By: David Hand
Starring: Adriana Caselotti, Roy Atwell, Pinto Colvig, Otis Harlan, Scotty Mattraw, Billy Gilbert, Eddie Collins
In Disney’s first animated picture, the Grimm fairy tale is given a Technicolor makeover. The cruel queen, envious of Snow White’s beauty, orders the death of her innocent stepdaughter, only to discover that Snow White is still alive and hidden in a cottage with seven sympathetic little miners. The queen, disguised as a hag, gives a poisoned apple to Snow White, who falls into a death-like sleep that can be interrupted only by the prince’s kiss.
22. The Avengers (2012)
Marvel’s The Avengers (known as Marvel Avengers Assemble in the United Kingdom and Ireland) is a 2012 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name. It is the sixth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
Direct by: Joss Whedon
Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, and Jeremy Renner as the Avengers, alongside Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, and Samuel L. Jackson
In the film, Tony Stark, Steve Rogers, Bruce Banner, Thor, Natasha Romanoff, and Clint Barton are recruited by Nick Fury and S.H.I.E.L.D. to build a team that can stop Loki, Thor’s brother, from conquering Earth.
23. Mulan (1998)
Mulan is a 1998 American animated musical adventure film produced for Walt Disney Pictures by Walt Disney Feature Animation. It is the 36th Disney animated feature film and the ninth animated picture created and released during the Disney Renaissance. It is based on the Chinese mythology of Hua Mulan.
Directed By: Barry Cook and Tony Bancroft
Starring: Ming-Na Wen, Eddie Murphy, BD Wong, Miguel Ferrer, June Foray, James Hong, Pat Morita and George Takei
Mulan (Ming-Na Wen) volunteers to replace her dying father in the Chinese military, despite the fact that, as a female living under a patriarchal society, she is officially unqualified to serve. She cleverly disguises herself as a guy and goes off to train with other recruits. She uses her wits to help ward off a Hun invasion, aided by her dragon, Mushu (Eddie Murphy), while falling in love with a gorgeous captain along the way.
24. Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
In 2017, Marvel Studios and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures released Thor: Ragnarok, an American superhero film based on the Thor comic book character. It’s the 17th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and the sequel to Thor (2011) and Thor: The Dark World (2013).
Direct by: Taika Waititi
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban, Mark Ruffalo, and Anthony Hopkins
Thor, the mightiest Asgardian, has been imprisoned on the opposite side of the cosmos and pitted against his erstwhile comrade and fellow Avenger, the Hulk, in a brutal gladiatorial combat. Thor races against the clock in a desperate attempt to save Asgard and the Asgardian way of life from the all-powerful Hela.
25. Toy Story 2 (1999)
Toy Story 2 is a computer-animated American film released in 1999 by Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios.
Directed By: Ash Brannon, Lee Unkrich, John Lasseter,
Starring: Tom Hanks, Joan Cusack, Tim Allen, Kelsey Grammer
Tom Hanks’ Woody gets kidnapped by Wayne Knight’s toy salesman Al McWhiggin, and it’s up to Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen) and the rest of the group to get him back.
After learning that he is a valuable collectible from the classic TV show “Woody’s Roundup” and being reunited with his horse Bullseye, Jessie the yodeling cowgirl (Joan Cusack), and his faithful sidekick, Stinky Pete the Prospector (Kelsey Grammer), Woody is reluctant to leave.
Toy Story 2 was released on November 24, 1999, to massive success at the box office, making over $511 million despite problems throughout development.
26. Captain America: Civil War (2016)
The 2016 American superhero film Captain America: Civil War was developed by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. The film is based on the Marvel Comics character Captain America. The 13th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), it is a continuation of the story begun in Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) and continued in Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014).
Direct by: Anthony and Joe Russo
Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Don Cheadle, Jeremy Renner, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Rudd, Emily VanCamp, Marisa Tomei, Tom Holland, Frank Grillo, Martin Freeman, William Hurt, and Daniel Brühl
When the Avengers’ operations cause collateral damage, political pressure grows to establish a system of responsibility. Members of the team are now very divided due to the new status quo. Captain America (Chris Evans) advocates for superheroes to be left alone by the government while they do their job of protecting citizens. Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron Man strongly opposes and advocates for regulation. Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) and Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) are forced to choose a side as the argument develops into an all-out feud.
27. Captain Marvel (2019)
The 2019 American superhero film Captain Marvel stars Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel and is based on the Marvel Comics heroine of the same name. It is the 21st film in the MCU and was produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
Direct by: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck
Starring: Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Annette Bening, Clark Gregg, and Jude Law
Captain Marvel is a Kree warrior trapped in the thick of a war between her people and the Skrulls across the galaxy. She’s an Earthling in 1995, but she can’t stop thinking about her past existence as Carol Danvers, a pilot for the United States Air Force. Captain Marvel, with Nick Fury’s assistance, investigates her mysterious origins while using her unique superpowers to defeat the malevolent Skrulls.
28. Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
The second Star Wars anthology film after Rogue One (2016), Solo: A Star Wars Story is a 2018 American space western based on the Star Wars character Han Solo and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
Direct by: Ron Howard
29. The Incredibles (2004)
In 2004, Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures released the American computer-animated superhero picture The Incredibles.
Directed By: Brad Bird
Starring: Holly Hunter, Craig T. Nelson, Samuel L. Jackson, Jason Lee
The film follows Bob and Helen Parr, also known as Mr. Incredible and Elastigirl, who are superheroes who are forced to hide their abilities and try to live a normal life in the suburbs with their three children. The film is set in a futuristic past that looks like the 1960s.
Bob’s good intentions lead him and his family to an encounter with a former supporter turned bitter enemy.
The Incredibles made a total of $631.6 million around the world, including $261.4 million in the United States and Canada and $370.1 million in other regions.
After Shrek 2, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, and Spider-Man 2, it was 2004’s fourth highest-grossing film.
30. Onward (2020)
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios present an original story for “Onward,” an upcoming American computer-animated urban fantasy adventure film scheduled for release in 2020.
Directed By: Dan Scanlon
Starring: Octavia Spencer, Tom Holland, Chris Pratt, Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Set in a contemporary suburban fantasy world, the film follows two elf brothers, Ian (Holland) and Barley (Pratt), as they embark on a quest to locate an artifact that will allow them to spend twenty-four hours with their late father, Wilden (Bornheimer). Along the voyage, they encounter insurmountable challenges, unbelievable discoveries, and cryptic maps.
The world premiere of Onward took place on February 21, 2020, at the 70th Berlin International Film Festival. It was distributed in theaters across the United States on March 6, 2020. While the picture was well-received by reviewers, it failed to live up to expectations at the box office, earning only $142.1 million worldwide against an estimated $175–200 million.
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