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Disney+ will be the streaming destination for Hamilton movie

Disney+ will be the streaming destination for Hamilton movie

Next year, a feature film version of the wildly popular stage musical Hamilton will be released in Canada and the United States. The movie plan was announced earlier today by Disney and the team behind Hamilton. The deal covers the worldwide rights for the feature film and though financial details weren't provided, a new leak claims that Disney paid a huge sum for these rights.

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Disney+ Big Game spot teases Marvel’s three big upcoming shows

Disney+ Big Game spot teases Marvel’s three big upcoming shows

The "Big Game", a.k.a. the Super Bowl, has become more than just a game. It has, for many brands, become a place to make sure people get to see their products, both present and future. You'd often see ads for tangible, physical products but, in this day and age of streaming, digital content is no longer a stranger either. So it's not that surprising to see Disney+ up on the big screen but, for Marvel fans, even the shortest 30-second spot is enough to have them drooling for more.

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Disney+ Obi-Wan Kenobi delay probably won’t impact premiere

Disney+ Obi-Wan Kenobi delay probably won’t impact premiere

Disney's Obi-Wan Kenobi original show has been delayed due to a script rejection, according to a recent report, but series star Ewan McGregor doesn't expect the anticipated premiere date to change. The news first arrived in a report claiming that Disney has rejected two scripts for the show in recent days, leaving the company to develop new stories and scripts for the project.

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars trailer shows off the final season

Star Wars: The Clone Wars trailer shows off the final season

Disney has published the trailer for its final season of The Clone Wars, the hit Star Wars animation that premiered in 2008 and was originally canceled in 2014. The series follows the story of popular Star Wars characters, including Darth Maul, Yoda, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and Anakin Skywalker. The final season will only be available to watch on the Disney Plus streaming service.

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Disney Plus stealth movie deletions frustrate some subscribers

Disney Plus stealth movie deletions frustrate some subscribers

Disney Plus, the massive movie streaming service launched in November, has and will continue to receive a number of new content additions over coming months and years. Disney has already announced a large list of originals that it has planned for its streaming service, but less spoken about are some deletions that subscribers have noticed. The reasons for the movie removals are unclear.

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Disney+ begins 2020 with a teaser of upcoming content including Aladdin

Disney+ begins 2020 with a teaser of upcoming content including Aladdin

The new year is often welcomed not only with joy and hope but also with resolutions, most of them revolving around living healthier and more active lives. Disney+ subscribers, however, might want to hold off on making promises they can't keep. At least until they've figured out how to best insert the streaming service's upcoming videos and movies into their lives without becoming the stereotypical couch potato and streaming binger.

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The future of Star Wars is TV, not movies

The future of Star Wars is TV, not movies

Outside of the original trilogy, Star Wars movies have been something of a mixed bag. The prequels have been famously derided by almost everyone for two decades, and though the reaction to the sequel trilogy has been better, it also hasn’t been unified. The Star Wars sequels, particularly The Last Jedi, have been divisive films, and now that the trilogy is complete, there are a number of people who are left feeling like LucasFilm and Disney didn’t have a coherent vision for the sequel trilogy before they set out to make it.

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Disney+ now streams Star Wars 1-8 for Rise of Skywalker theater run

Disney+ now streams Star Wars 1-8 for Rise of Skywalker theater run

Star Wars Episode 9: The Rise of Skywalker premiered in theaters last Thursday - today, The Last Jedi hit Disney+. This is the first time The Last Jedi was made available on Disney+ since the launch of the service. Before now, Disney+ had 1-3 (prequels), 4-6 (original trilogy), and 7 (The Force Awakens). Now the very few people that've not yet seen Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker can watch all previous Skywalker Saga films in a row before the final episode - so many hours of content!

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Is Disney+ down? It’s slow, it’s not just you

Is Disney+ down? It’s slow, it’s not just you

Today Disney+ is having some network issues, and they're expected to continue through the week. Given the amount of issues logged by Down Detector and the relatively massive wave of mentions about the network in the last day, it would appear that the holidays have not been adequately prepared for by the folks running the servers that host the Disney+ network. Outages appear to be centered in the New York area, Southern California, Washington, Florida, and throughout The Netherlands.

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Mandalorian Chapter 7 drops 2 key Rise of Skywalker Easter Eggs

Mandalorian Chapter 7 drops 2 key Rise of Skywalker Easter Eggs

There's a pair of ease-in Easter Egg elements in the newest episode of The Mandalorian, released just in time this week for the launch of the newest Star Wars movie. The new Star Wars movie is Star Wars, Episode 9, The Rise of Skywalker, and the normal time for a Mandalorian episode to be released is on a Friday - this Episode 7: The Reckoning. SPOILER ALERT: This is your one and only warning - this article contains SPOILERS for Chapter 7 of The Mandalorian as well as a Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

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Simpsons Christmas Episodes list shared for Disney+ streaming

Simpsons Christmas Episodes list shared for Disney+ streaming

The best - and complete - list of Simpsons Christmas Episodes was shared by the official Simpsons license-holding promo group. As such, we're about to get in the holiday mood, Disney+ style. That's not the only place The Simpsons exist in this cruel, unforgiving world, but it's currently the most likely place most SlashGear readers will have access - but either way, here they are!

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Disney+ Baby Yoda profile icon released, with apologies

Disney+ Baby Yoda profile icon released, with apologies

Disney just released a "The Child" icon from The Mandalorian for Disney+ users to use as their Profile Icon. They made certain to release this little monster with an apology. "We apologize in advance for the family feud this may cause. The Child from #TheMandalorian is now available as a profile icon on #DisneyPlus."

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