For the next few years, expect a lot of Disney movies to hit either Disney+ or the theaters or both. The next few years are packed for the Mouse House.
Antlers – October 29, 2021
Horror was never Disney’s cup of tea. But with Antlers, things are finally starting to change. Antlers is made under Searchlight Pictures banner, a film studio that has been taken over by the Mouse House. Jesse Plemons and Kerri Russell are the lead actors in this movie.
Home Sweet Home Alone – November 12, 2021
The beloved Home Alone franchise returns with Home Sweet Home Alone. The movie comes under 20th Century Studios’ banner (formerly known as 20th century Fox before the Disney-Fox merger). The movie will be released exclusively on the Disney+ platform.
Encanto – November 24, 2021
The Walt Disney Animated movie is set in the country of Colombia and follows the Madrigal family. Stephanie Beatriz plays Mirabel, the only non-gifted Madrigal who must protect the enchanted Encanto before all is lost.
Diary Of A Wimpy Kid – December 3, 2021
Based on Jeff Kinney’s hit series, Diary Of A Wimpy Kid has already had many live action adaptations. but this will be an animated retelling of the same stories. It is set for a December release on Disney+.
West Side Story – December 10, 2021
Ansel Elgort and Rachel Zegler star in the modern remake of the iconic 1957 movie. Steven Spielberg is directing the film. It will be a theater only release.
Nightmare Alley – December 17, 2021
The movie will be a psychological thriller under the direction of Guillermo del Toro. It stars renowned actors like Cate Blanchett, Bradley Cooper, Toni Collette, Rooney Mara,, and Willem Dafoe.
The King’s Man – December 22, 2021
The third movie in the franchise will see the gentlemen spies save the world again from a group of tyrants and bloodthirsty dictators. The movie is set for a December, theater-exclusive release.
Deep Water – January 14, 2022
Ben Affleck returns from his critically acclaimed performance in The Last Duel for this psychological thriller. Ana de Armas is the other lead in the 20th century Studios movie. The story follows a couple who are no longer in love and hence resort to playing deadly mind games that have lethal consequences.
Death On The Nile – February 11, 2022
Hercule Poirot returns to wow us once again with his detective skills in this whodunnit suspense thriller. The movie was set for an October 2020 release date but COVID delays led to the movie getting a February 2021 window.
Turning Red – March 11, 2022
Sandra Oh stars as Ming Lee and Rosalie Chiang stars as Mei Lee in Disney’s first 2022 animated release. The story follows a young girl who has the ability to turn into a giant red panda when excited.
The Bob’s Burger Movie – May 27, 2022
The animated musical comedy movie is set on the hit animated show Bob’s Burgers. The show’s creator Loren Bouchard returns to direct the animated venture.
Lightyear – June 17, 2022
If you loved Buzz Lightyear in Toy Story, make way for Lightyear, a movie based on the same character. But instead of Tim Allen, the movie will have Chris Evans voice the titular hero.
Untitled David O. Russell Project – November 4, 2022
With an ensemble star cast like Christian Bale, Margot Robbie, Rami Malek, and John David Washington, this untitled movie project wrapped filming in March this year.
Avatar 2 – December 16, 2022
The highly anticipated sequel to Cameron‘s Avatar is coming next year in December. The movie is set 13 years after the events of the original movie. Both lead stars from the first film return in the sequel.
The Little Mermaid – May 26, 2022
Production wrapped in July 2021. The fans will get to see Halle Bailey as Ariel in a live action adaptation of the classic Disney story on May 2022 in theaters.
Indiana Jones 5 – June 30, 2023
James Mangold is directing Indiana Jones 5. Harrison Ford returns to play the eponymous hero. It originally had a 2022 release date which has since been moved to 2023.
Disney’s 2025 Movie Slate
The 2025 movie slate includes projects like Hocus Pocus 2, Disenchanted, and Lucasfilm’s Rogue Squadron. Sister Act 3, National Treasure 3, Kingsman: The Blue Blood, and Avatar 3 are also likely to come in 2025.