New movies and shows coming to Disney Plus in August

Disney+ delivers new movies and series every month and this month the streaming platform is releasing some of the biggest and most anticipated titles of the year. Disney+ will release the latest Pixar movie, a new LEGO Star Wars adventure, a new TV show from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and new episodes of some of the platform’s original series. Here are five exciting titles to look forward to in August 2022.

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Season 3
High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Season 3 hit the streaming platform on July 27, with each episode released weekly. However, the latest musical series will follow the Wildcats as they bid farewell to East High for summer fun at Camp Shallow Lake, the California sleepover camp where EJ and Nini first hooked up before the season 1.

Light year
Lightyear is heading to home screens on Disney+ on August 3. The animated sci-fi adventure shares the definitive origin story of Buzz Lightyear. The film follows the legendary Space Ranger after he is stranded on a hostile planet 4.2 million light years from Earth alongside his commander and crew. Young astronaut Buzz must find a way to return to Earth with the help of his commander and crew after being stranded on a strange planet.

I am Groot
Directed by Ryan Little, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper lead their voices for the short animated series I Am Groot. The upcoming anime series is a short five-part series featuring the adorable Guardians of the Galaxy character indulging in a variety of hijinks and dancing through new worlds. “I Am Groot” will begin streaming on Disney+ from August 10.

She-Hulk: Lawyer
She-Hulk: Attorney At Law is about a normal thirtysomething named Jennifer Walters living in Los Angeles until she received a blood transfusion from her cousin, The Hulk. The procedure forces Jennifer to balance her new life as She-Hulk, a superhumanly strong hero and a successful lawyer. You can stream the 1st episode of She-Hulk on Disney+ on August 17.

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Beauty and the Beast (2017)
Starring Emma Watson as Belle, Beauty and the Beast follows an arrogant prince, who is cursed to live as a terrifying beast until he finds true love. Strangely, his chance comes when he captures a reckless watchmaker, whose place is then taken by his beautiful and daring daughter Belle. Aided by the Beast’s equally enchanted servants, Belle begins to see the sensitive soul behind the creepy facade. But over time, it soon becomes apparent that Belle’s arrogant suitor, Gaston, is the real beast in the room.

Alfonso E. Cramer