Disney+ ranking in the United States: these are the most popular movies of the moment

The first film screening in history took place on December 28, 1895 in Paris, a historic event that was witnessed by 35 people and was directed by the Lumière brothers. In the new millennium, far away from that time, the way of making and watching movies has been totally transformed, proof of this is Disney+.

In comparison, now it is not necessary to go to a square or to the cinema to enjoy the filmsbecause with the advancement of technology and the arrival of streaming platforms there have been many advantages that movie lovers have obtained, like the fact of enjoying diverse plots and genres within reach of a click And no need to wonder how to download a video from Facebook.

Currently there are not only 500 one-minute movies available, as in those days, but Disney+ and its competitors have a extensive catalog of productions, so the dilemma now is which titles to watch.

However, in this wave of novelties there are films that have managed to stand out and position themselves in the public’s taste. Then we leave you the list of the most popular of Disney+ United States.

1. The return of the witches 2

It’s been 29 years since someone lit the Black Flame Candle and resurrected the 17th century Sanderson sisters and now they’re out for revenge. It’s up to three high school students to stop ravenous witches from wreaking a new kind of havoc on Salem before dawn on Halloween.

two. Nightmare Before Christmas

When Jack Skellington, the Lord of Halloween, discovers Christmas, he is fascinated and decides to improve it. However, his view of the holiday is totally contrary to the Christmas spirit. His plans include the kidnapping of Santa Claus and the introduction of some pretty macabre changes. Only his girlfriend Sally is aware of the mistake he is making.

3. the return of the witches

Three 12th-century witches are accidentally summoned on Halloween night in Salem, Massachusetts by some children. Banished 300 years ago for their witchcraft practices, this trio vowed to one day return to wreak havoc. Now they will take the opportunity to fulfill their promise. A comedy made by the Disney factory with a view to its exhibition at the Halloween party.

Four. Coconut

Miguel is a young man with the dream of becoming a music legend despite his family’s prohibition. His passion will lead him to enter the “Land of the Dead” to learn about his true family legacy.

5. Charm

“Encanto” tells the story of the Madrigals, an extraordinary family that lives in a magical house in a vibrant town in the mountains of Colombia hidden in an “Encanto”. The magic of Charm has blessed each child in the family with a unique gift, from super strength to the power to heal. Everyone except Mirabel, who wants to be as special as the rest of her family. But when the magic surrounding the Enchantment is in jeopardy, Mirabel decides that she, the only Madrigal without any unique gifts, may be the only hope for her exceptional family.

6. halloween town

On her 13th birthday, Marnie will discover that she is descended from a family of witches and that she is a witch herself. Her grandmother takes her to Halloween Town, where other witches, spirits, vampires and other strange beings lead completely normal lives. There, little Marnie will have to help her mother and her grandmother to prevent an evil force from taking over Halloweentown.

7. Vaiana

A grand adventure about a spirited teenage girl who embarks on a daring quest to save her town from an ancient and mysterious threat, on a journey of self-discovery. She will be accompanied by the arrogant demigod Maui, who will guide her journey across the ocean on an action-packed journey, plagued by fearsome creatures and impossible challenges to restore the lost order.

8. Alvin and the chimpmunks 2

The most famous and funniest squirrels in cinema return to the big screen to star in a new adventure. In it, Alvin and his classmates must deal with school pressure, celebrity problems, and a group of squirrel girls who are competing with them.

9. SA monsters

Monsters Inc. is the biggest scary company in the world and James P. Sullivan is one of its best employees. Scaring children is not an easy job as everyone believes that children are toxic and cannot have contact with them. But one day a girl accidentally sneaks into the company, causing chaos.

10. toy story

Andy’s toys, a six-year-old boy, fear that their time has come and that a new birthday present will replace them in the heart of their owner. Woody, a cowboy who has been Andy’s favorite toy until now, tries to calm them down until Buzz Lightyear appears, a space hero endowed with all kinds of technological advances. Woody is relegated to the background, but their constant rivalry will transform into a great friendship when both are lost in the city without knowing how to get home.

*Some titles may be repeated in the ranking because they are different episodes or seasons, and they may not have a description because the platform does not provide them.

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Disney unseats Netflix

With its platform that offers original movies and series, Disney + seeks to compete with Netflix. (PRP)

Disney+ is a streaming platform which is owned by The Walt Disney Company and which offers its subscribers a wide catalog of movies, series, documentaries, among other multimedia products that have been released under the studios Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star, National Geographic, among others.

The service was officially launched on November 12, 2019 in the United States and Canada, later expanding to the Netherlands and Spain. It was not until the end of 2020 that the platform finally reached Latin America and the Caribbean, with the exception of Cuba.

According to the last cut made on August 10, 2022, the streaming service It has around 221.1 million users worldwide, surpassing for the first time its biggest rival: Netflixwhich has remained at 220.67 million users.

The total number of users recorded by Disney + (152 million) also refers to its Hulu service (46.2 million) and ESPN (22.8 million). In contrast, Netflix lost 200,000 subscribers in its last balance and is expected to drop two million more.

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The major streaming companies compete to be number one. (Illustration: Anayeli Tapia)

However, his reign in the world of streaming it might not last long due to the announcement about their new payment planssince the company contemplates a new premium package for which more must be paid after the arrival of a new modality that contemplates advertising.

As background, at the end of 2015 Disney launched its DisneyLife service in the United Kingdom, but as a result of the launch of Disney+ the service was suspended.

At the time of its launch there was talk that the platform seeks to host 500 movies and 7,000 episodes of programs or television series; In addition, the launch of four original films and five television programs was contemplated, which was seen with the launch of The Mandalorian series, which cost close to 100 million dollars.

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