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All the new shows you can watch on Disney Plus - from 'The Mandalorian' to 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier'

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Disney+; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider Disney Plus has several new shows based on big franchises, like "Star Wars" and Marvel. The service also offers a lot of non-fiction shows and documentaries. Disney Plus costs $8/month or $80/year, and you can bundle it with Hulu and ESPN+ for $14/month. Monthly Subscription Service (small) Disney Plus has a lot of new shows to stream. There are spin-offs, s...
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The Heroism (and Terror) of My Motherhood

In the final episode of WandaVision (spoilers!), we see Wanda (Elizabeth Olsen) gently tuck her children into bed, knowing full well they’re about to fade from existence. By making them feel comfortable and safe, smiling through the pain, she does what a good parent has to do. I didn’t expect this moment to hit as…Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Wanda, Elizabeth Olsen, Luke Skywalker, Billy, Henry, Tommy, Human Interest, Wanda Elizabeth Olsen, Rise Blood Hunter, American Films

What ‘WandaVision’ Gets, and Doesn’t, About the Power of Television

“WandaVision’s” first episodes introduced a few new things to the Marvel universe: Both an aggressive willingness to play with style, and the power of metaphor. The show nestled in close to Wanda (Elizabeth Olsen) as she dreamed herself and her family into universes that looked a great deal like hit sitcoms of the past. This […]
Tags: Columns, Elizabeth Olsen, Wanda Elizabeth Olsen, Power of Television, WandaVision

‘The Mandalorian’ and ‘WandaVision’ Share the Same Killer Flaws

(Welcome to The Soapbox, the space where we get loud, feisty, political, and opinionated about anything and everything.) This post contains spoilers for The Mandalorian and the latest episode of WandaVision . For better or worse, the debuts of The Mandalorian and WandaVision on Disney+ within just 14 months of each other represent something of a game-changer in this Streaming Era. Amid so many different shows all competing for the same spotlight in a post- Game of Thrones vac...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Features, Fox, Jon Favreau, Wanda, Vision, Rian Johnson, Paul Bettany, Luke Skywalker, Boba Fett, Mando, Evan Peters, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Gideon, Borg

‘WandaVision’ Episode 8: Visions of Past, Present and Future (And More Burning Questions)

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched Season 1, Episode 8 of Disney Plus’ “WandaVision.” Whoa, baby (witch)! In the penultimate episode of the truly wild, labyrinthine ride through television’s past that “WandaVision” has turned out to be, we found out that Wanda (Elizabeth Olsen) wasn’t just “a baby witch obsessed with […]
Tags: News, Recaps, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Kathryn Hahn, Wanda Elizabeth Olsen, WandaVision

It Was Kathryn Hahn Singing Agatha’s ‘WandaVision’ Theme Song All Along

This post contains spoilers for the latest episode of WandaVision. It was Kathryn Hahn all along. Not only has the scene-stealing actress been the consistent highlight of WandaVision as Wanda (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision’s (Paul Bettany) nosy neighbor Agnes, Hahn has been the secret weapon….behind the extremely catchy new theme song “Agatha All Along.” That’s right, those are Hahn’s golden pipes singing the Addams Family-style tune penned by songwriting duo Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lop...
Tags: Apple, Television, Movies, Disney, Marvel Studios, Kristen, Paul Bettany, Parks, Central Park, Agnes, Lopez, Kathryn, Robert Lopez, Kathryn Hahn, Hahn, Kathleen Hanna

‘WandaVision’ Episode 6: A Faustian Bargain in Claymation and More Burning Questions

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched Season 1, Episode 6 of Disney Plus’ “WandaVision.” The last time we caught up with Wanda (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision’s (Paul Bettany) quirky adventures through television eras, we were in the curly and corny and colorful 1980s, dealing with superpowered and superaging twins (Julian Hilliard, […]
Tags: News, Recaps, Vision, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Teyonah Parris, Wanda Elizabeth Olsen, Julian Hilliard, WandaVision

‘WandaVision’ Episode 5: A Universe-Bending Special Guest Star and More Burning Questions

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched Season 1, Episode 5 of Disney Plus’ “WandaVision.” First things first — and truly heed that spoiler warning, because we’re diving right into the deep end — it would appear that Wanda (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision’s (Paul Bettany) adventures through television have ripped open a tear […]
Tags: News, Recaps, Marvel Studios, Vision, Paul Bettany, Evan Peters, Wanda Elizabeth Olsen, Disney Plus, WandaVision

New ‘WandaVision’ Trailer Teases the Rest of Marvel’s Mesmerizing Mystery

While many have been intrigued by WandaVision‘s classic television sitcom format mixed with a Marvel Cinematic Universe mystery, some fans have grown impatient and tired of seeing something that didn’t feel anything like a Marvel Studios movie. Well, this week, that changed entirely. Now that the cat is partially out of the bag, Marvel wants to make sure that everyone knows the mystery is unraveling in a huge way, so those who may have given up early will come back and finish the season. You ca...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Fbi, New Jersey, Thanos, Wanda, Marvel Studios, Geraldine, Westview, Randall Park, Comic Book/Superhero, Disney/Pixar, Jimmy Woo, Mind Stone, Wanda Elizabeth Olsen

‘WandaVision’ Star Paul Bettany on Why Sitcom Acting Was ‘Frightening at Times’

This ain’t your grandparents’ Avengers. In the new Disney Plus show, “WandaVision,” each episode finds Wanda (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany) living in different comedy sitcom-inspired worlds, including “The Dick Van Dyke Show,” “Bewitiched,” “The Brady Bunch” and more. “There’s a moment in the second episode where we’re trying to sneak away and we’re […]
Tags: News, Times, Avengers, Paul Bettany, Dick Van Dyke, Elizabeth Olsen, Wanda Elizabeth Olsen, WandaVision

CS Soapbox: Avengers: Age of Ultron is the Most Important MCU Movie

CS Soapbox: Avengers: Age of Ultron is the Most Important MCU Movie On May 1, 2015 Marvel Studios unleashed Avengers: Age of Ultron, the sequel to their mammoth 2012 blockbuster Marvel’s The Avengers and a culmination of their Phase 2 film slate. Led by returning sextet Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson & Jeremy Renner, and helmed by returning writer/director Joss Whedon, the project had a budget projected above $300 million (although some repor...
Tags: New York, Movies, Disney, America, Earth, Thor, Avengers, John Ford, Wanda, Tobey Maguire, Tom Hiddleston, Russo brothers, Joss Whedon, Paul Bettany, Hawkeye, Hydra

‘WandaVision’ Will Have a 1950s Aesthetic, According to Elizabeth Olsen

We’ve seen so little of Wanda (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision’s (Paul Bettany) relationship on the big screen, so it’s difficult to guess what their upcoming Disney+ series will look like. The two Avengers have a deep and sincere romance that has mostly happened offscreen, and it will finally get the spotlight in the upcoming WandaVision. So what is WandaVision actually about? We still have no clue, but Elizabeth Olsen is giving us an intriguing tease of a few WandaVision details. In an intervi...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Wanda, Marvel Studios, Vision, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Tom King, Olsen, Kevin Feige, Comic Book/Superhero, Wanda Elizabeth Olsen, WandaVision

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ TV Spot Breakdown: New Details From the Super Bowl Spot

The Avengers assembled once again last night. And though the latest Avengers: Infinity War TV spot was only 30 seconds long, there was a horde of new details unveiled about the upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe film. From new tech to new allies and new outfits: the world’s mightiest heroes won’t go up against Thanos alone. You can take a look at our in-depth breakdown of the first Avengers: Infinity War trailer here, but for now, here are a few new revelations that we gleaned from last night’s...
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