Calling all movie buffs! Mark your calendars for these up and coming Disney movies: Pete’s Dragon, Queen of Katwe, and Moana. Also, for the full list of Disney films releasing in 2016, check out this post.
A reimagining of Disney’s cherished family film, “Pete’s Dragon” is the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon. The animated film opens August 12th and stars Bryce Dallas Howard, Oakes Fegley, Wes Bentley, Karl Urban, Oona Laurence and Robert Redford.
Check out the Pete’s Dragon trailer below!
“Queen of Katwe” is the colorful true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess, and, as a result of the support she receives from her family and community, is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to pursue her dream of becoming an international chess champion. The film opens in theaters September 23rd and stars David Oyelowo and Lupita Nyong’o.
Check out the Queen of Katwe trailer below:
From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes “Moana,” a sweeping, CG-animated feature film about an adventurous teenager who sails out on a daring mission to save her people. During her journey, Moana (voice of Auli’i Cravalho) meets the once-mighty demigod Maui (voice of Dwayne Johnson), who guides her in her quest to become a master wayfinder. Together, they sail across the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous monsters and impossible odds, and along the way, Moana fulfills the ancient quest of her ancestors and discovers the one thing she’s always sought: her own identity. The film releases November 23rd and includes voice talents Auli’i Cravalho and Dwayne Johnson.
Check out the official Moana trailer below!
Which new Disney movies are you most excited to see?