The 2016 Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Slate is here and it’s EPIC. Get ready for an amazing year of movies! I’m not quite sure what I’m most excited yet (you know, besides Star Wars) – can’t wait to take my kids to Zootopia, and Finding Dory and… wait, who am I kidding, I want to see them all!!
January 29, 2016 – The Finest Hours (Walt Disney Studios)
A heroic action-thriller, “The Finest Hours” is based on the extraordinary true story of the
greatest small boat rescue in Coast Guard history.
March 4, 2016 – Zootopia (Walt Disney Animation Studios)
The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other. Comprised of habitat neighborhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, it’s a melting pot where animals from every environment live together—a place where no matter what you are, from the biggest elephant to the smallest shrew, you can be anything.
April 15, 2016 – The Jungle Book (Walt Disney Studios)
Directed by Jon Favreau (“Iron Man”), based on Rudyard Kipling’s timeless stories and inspired by Disney’s classic animated film, “The Jungle Book” is an all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli (newcomer Neel Sethi), a man-cub who’s been raised by a family of wolves.
May 6, 2016 – Captain America: Civil War (Marvel)
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)
Three thousand years ago, the greatest sailors in the world voyaged across the vast Pacific, discovering the many islands of Oceania. But then, for a millennium, their voyages stopped – and no one today knows why.
December 16, 2016 – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (Lucasfilm)
TBD 2016 – The Light Between Oceans (DreamWorks Pictures)