Disney+ Movies To Watch For Your Next Family Movie Night!

We’re highlighting some of the best Disney+ movies that are perfect for your next family movie night, including Turning Red and Better Nate Than Ever.

Turning Red

Turning Red is probably one of the best movies that we’ve seen so far this year! The animated film follows the story of Mei Lee, a 13-year-old who is just like any normal teenager trying to navigate her mother’s expectations and the trials of school. Except for the fact that she turns into a big red panda when she gets excited. If you’re looking for a fun movie for all ages, this is the movie for you!


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If your family loves music, this is definitely the movie you need to watch! Soul tells the story of Joe, a middle-school band teacher who dreams of playing jazz. He gets really close to achieving his dreams until his life takes an unexpected turn. But on this journey, Joe learns what it means to have a soul. This animated movie is one that everyone will love.


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Based on the true life story, Clouds details the life of Zach Sobiech, a teenager who had osteosarcoma. Though he finds out that he’s dying, he chooses to follow his musician dreams and inspires so many people along the way. If you decide to watch this one for family movie night, make sure to keep a box of tissues nearby. You’ll need it!


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Lady and the Tramp (2019)

This movie is perfect if you loved the 1955 animated Lady and the Tramp. The live action retelling gives us a new look into the story of Lady, a sweet American Cocker Spaniel house dog, and Tramp, a charismatic stray. In this really cute movie, the two dogs fall in love and learn what home really means. You cannot go wrong with this sweet and cozy film.


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Better Nate Than Ever

Better Nate Than Ever is one of the newest movies on Disney+. The movie follows Nate Foster, a thirteen year old who dreams of being on Broadway. When an audition for a new musical arises, Nate travels to New York with hopes of becoming a star. With catchy, upbeat songs and a heartwarming message, Better Nate Than Ever is sure to be a hit at family movie night.


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Cheaper By The Dozen

The new Cheaper By The Dozen movie is a remake of the 2003 movie of the same name. But this time, the Baker family looks a bit different. The Baker parents are raising ten children from a few marriages while also looking to expand their family owned restaurant. The movie is packed with funny moments and relatable scenes that are bound to capture the heart of your family.


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