Thanks to Star, you will be able to stock up on cult films and series on Disney +.
Freshly landed in April 2020, Disney + has attracted the attention of pop culture fans in particular thanks to its original programs drawn from the Star Wars universe such as The Mandalorian, or Marvel Studios like the series WandaVision including a new episode has been available since last Friday. Today, a whole new family of programs are coming to the platform: Star series and films. Between programs still unseen in France, great classics of cinema and television, or even current series and blockbusters, here’s what to expect in this new section of Disney +, the full content of which you can see in the tweet below.
From cult films to auteur films
Whether you are a fan of horror, romantic comedies, pure action or filmmakers with a special universe, you should find the program for you on Star. Among the great classics, the platform now includes the sagas Alien, Die Hard, Speed or The Planet of the Apes, as well as cult comedies like Pretty woman, The Devil wears Prada, Moulin Rouge and Mary at all cost. Another great film of cinema that is far from being shipwrecked at the box office, the iconic Titanic. The Star catalog also allows Disney + to stock up on auteur films with, among others, Three Billboards, the panels of anger nominated for the Oscars in 2018, The Grand Budapest Hotel by Wes Anderson, as well as Nomadland by Chloé Zhao, who recently directed The Eternals for Marvel Studios. Moreover, superhero fans will not be outdone either since the much appreciated Logan is also available.
Iconic series to see and review
Just like the movies, Star also plays the cult card for series on Disney +. If you have always wanted to discover or rediscover shows that have marked television as Lost, 24H Chrono, Scrubs, Alias, Prison Break, How I met Your Mother or Desperate Housewives, all you have to do is let yourself be tempted. Unless you prefer to hunt vampires and other demons with the entirety of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. If you are rather tempted by the strange agents Murder and Scully will be there to serve you in X-Files. Another notable addition, the medical series par excellence Grey’s Anatomy, joined by another show created by Shonda Rhimes the political series Scandal.
Programs still unseen in France
In addition to the cult series and films presented previously, Star offers you four new series still unseen in France. The touching Love, Victor, which follows the film Love, Simon, in which a 16-year-old is in full search of his identity. Big Sky, the new thriller series from the creator of Big Little Lies in which a group of investigators tries to elucidate the disappearance of many women. Horror and the strange will also be at the rendezvous with Helstrom, show in which two twins with very particular powers fight in a dystopian world drawn from the Marvel universe. Finally, in the vein of Rick and morty, you can discover the animated series Solar Opposites.
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