Movies to Watch on Disney+ While Counting Down to the New Year

It’s almost the end of the decade and this company is ringing in the New Year with their recently-released streaming platform, entitled Disney+. Wondering what to watch while waiting for the ball to watch? We’ve got you covered. From ‘The Incredibles’ to ‘Aladdin’ here are movies on Disney+ for every New Years’ occasion.

Disney+ movie to watch with family on New Year’s Eve: ‘The Incredibles’

Growing up in a normal family is hard enough. Throw in superpowers and you’ve got the Incredibles, a family with superpowers forced into hiding by the government. When a new villain threatens the safety of their city, and their children, it’s up to Mr. Incredible and Elastigirl to save the day. Although Incredibles 2 is not yet available on this streaming platform, fans can binge-watch the original movie, in addition to order Pixar favorites, on Disney+.

Honorable mentions: Finding Nemo, Coco, Frozen, and The Lion King

Toy Story characters in 'Toy Story of Terror'
Toy Story characters in ‘Toy Story of Terror’ | Disney/Pixar via Getty Images

Disney+ movie to watch with friends on New Year’s Eve: ‘Toy Story’

There’s no better friend than Woody. He’s always there for his kid, Andy, and the rest of Andy’s toys. The first movie where viewers meet Woody and Buzz was Pixar’s Toy Story, released in 1995. Since then, Pixar created three sequels including the 2019 blockbuster, Toy Story 4. While Toy Story 4 is not yet available for streaming on Disney+, other movies in the Toy Story franchise are a perfect way to ring in the New Year. (There are even spin-off shorts like the Disney+ original, Forky Asks a Question.)

Honorable mentions: Aladdin, Toy Story 2, and The Princess Diaries

Best Disney+ series to binge-watch on New Year’s Eve: ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’

Looking for something lighthearted to kickstart 2020? There are plenty of original television shows and movies available. Who that premiered on the platform’s launch date is High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, a spin-off of Disney Channel’s High School Musical featuring a new cast of characters and some of the same familiar songs.

Additionally, if you’re looking for something with a little more action, The Mandalorian is Star Wars’ first-ever live-action television series. It features the story of a lone bounty hunter and an adorable child, nicknamed Baby Yoda by fans on the internet.

Honorable mentions: Forky Asks a Question and The World According to Jeff Goldblum

Best Disney Channel television show on Disney+ to watch while killing time: ‘Hannah Montana’

Looking to waste some time before heading out this New Year’s Eve? We’ve got you covered. There are plenty of Disney Channel original series’ available on the company’s streaming platform. Perhaps one of the best-known, and the most beloved shows is Hannah Montana, the story of a pop star living a double life as a regular teenager. Hannah Montana and Hannah Montana: The Movie star Miley Cyrus and are both available on Disney+.

Honorable mentions: The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, That’s So Raven, and Lizzie McGuire

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