2015 was a great Disney year! With hits like Inside Out and Star Wars: The Force Awakens it seems it would be hard to top! I received the 2016 Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures slate last night and let me tell you…Disney did what they are known for – they outdid themselves! Take a look at this lineup for 2016 and Disney!
January 29, 2016 – The Finest Hours (Walt Disney Studios)
A heroic action-thriller, “The Finest Hours” is the remarkable true story of the greatest small boat rescue in Coast Guard history. Presented in Digital 3D™ and IMAX® 3D, the film will transport audiences to the heart of the action, creating a fully-immersive cinematic experience on an epic scale.
March 4, 2016 – Zootopia (Walt Disney Animation Studios)
Officer Judy Hopps (voice of Ginnifer Goodwin), the very first bunny on Zootopia’s police force, jumps at the opportunity to crack her first case—even if it means partnering with fast-talking, scam-artist fox Nick Wilde (voice of Jason Bateman) to solve the mystery.
April 15, 2016 – The Jungle Book (Walt Disney Studios)
“The Jungle Book” is an all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli (newcomer Neel Sethi), a man-cub raised in the jungle by a family of wolves, who embarks on a captivating journey of self-discovery when he’s forced to abandon the only home he’s ever known.
May 6, 2016 – Captain America: Civil War (Marvel)
When the government sets up a governing body to oversee the Avengers, the team splinters into two camps—one led by Steve Rogers and his desire for the Avengers to remain free to defend humanity without government interference, and the other following Tony Stark’s surprising decision to support government oversight and accountability.
May 27, 2016 – Alice Through the Looking Glass (Walt Disney Studios)
In Disney’s “Alice Through the Looking Glass,” an all-new spectacular adventure featuring the unforgettable characters from Lewis Carroll’s beloved stories, Alice returns to the whimsical world of Underland and travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter.
June 17, 2016 – Finding Dory (Disney / Pixar)
Disney•Pixar’s “Finding Dory” reunites everyone’s favorite forgetful blue tang, Dory, with her friends Nemo and Marlin on a search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?
July 1, 2016 – The BFG (Walt Disney Studios)
The talents of three of the world’s greatest storytellers – Roald Dahl, Walt Disney and Steven Spielberg – finally unite to bring Dahl’s beloved classic “The BFG” to life. Directed by Spielberg, Disney’s “The BFG” tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country.
August 12, 2016 – Pete’s Dragon (Walt Disney Studios)
Fall 2016 – Queen of Katwe (Walt Disney Studios)
November 4, 2016 – Doctor Strange (Marvel)
November 23, 2016 – Moana (Walt Disney Animation Studios)
December 16, 2016 – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (Lucasfilm)
TBD 2016 – The Light Between Oceans (DreamWorks Pictures)
There is some serious awesomeness coming our way this year! Which 2016 Walt Disney Studios movies are you most excited about!?