The 25 best throwback movies to watch on Disney+

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This week, Disney launched their new streaming service, Disney+, and we are still figuring out what we want to binge watch first! Do we start with all of the new movies and shows? Do we rewatch our favorite Disney Channel series? Do we watch the entirety of the Star Wars franchise? While you can’t really go wrong with any of those options, we are going to start with the classic Disney movies that have only gotten better with time. 

From the original Disney princesses to our favorite cartoon animals, we are having major nostalgia over these oldies but goodies. Check out all of our favorite throwback movies below and get streaming!


  • 101 Dalmatians (1996)
  • Aladdin (1992)
  • Alice in Wonderland (1951)
  • The Aristocats (1970)
  • Bambi (1942)
  • Beauty and the Beast (1991)
  • Cinderella (1950)
  • Dumbo (1941)
  • Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
  • Fantasia (1940)
  • Flubber (1997)
  • The Fox and the Hound (1981)
  • Hercules (1997)
  • Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
  • The Lion King (1994)
  • The Little Mermaid (1989)
  • Mary Poppins (1964)
  • Mulan (1998)
  • The Parent Trap (1961 & 1998)
  • Pocahontas (1995)
  • The Rescuers (1977)
  • Sleeping Beauty (1959)
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
  • Tarzan (1999)

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