In a new Multi-year deal with The Walt Disney Company. Starting in 2016, exclusively to Netflix, US subscribers will be able to watch new first-run Disney films from their many movie studios such as Disney Animation, Pixar, and Marvel (YES!!!!) available the same day as on paid TV channels.
Now is this a big deal? Yes it is. Though the REALLY COOL part it begins in 2016, Starting today you will get Disney extensive back catalog of classics such as “Dumbo,” “Pocahontas”, “Alice in Wonderland” and “The Nightmare Before Christmas.” Even all their catalogs from the Disney channels
Though the Question will beg: Will Star Wars Episode VII be one of those first run movies in 2016??????
UPDATE: Netflix clarifies that the deal isn’t just exclusive to just streaming services but to all subscriptions service meaning it don’t expect any Disney movie coming to HBO or Showtime.