Documentary, History, Sci-Fi: The story of the making of the Star Wars Trilogy is as epic and dramatic as the films themselves. Go behind the scenes and experience the journey from the earliest versions of the script to the blockbuster debuts of the films that forever changed the face of cinema. In the most comprehensive documentary ever created on the making of the movies, explore the creation of Star Wars, including the trials George Lucas and his team underwent to create a saga few thought could ever be made.
Documentary: A stunning, intimate and unflinching portrait of free solo climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream: scaling the face of the world’s most famous rock — the 3,200-foot El Capitan in Yosemite National Park — without a rope. Renowned filmmakers E. Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin capture the death-defying climb with exquisite artistry and masterful, vertigo-inducing camerawork.
Documentary, Drama, Family: Journey into the depths of a wonderland filled with mystery, beauty and power. Oceans is a spectacular story, narrated by Pierce Brosnan, about remarkable creatures under the sea. It's an unprecedented look at the lives of these elusive deepwater creatures through their own eyes. Incredible state-of-the-art-underwater filmmaking will take your breath away as you migrate with whales, swim alongside a great white shark and race with dolphins at play.
Documentary: A look at the first years of Pixar Animation Studios - from the success of Toy Story and Pixar's promotion of talented people, to the building of its East Bay campus, the company's relationship with Disney, and its remarkable initial string of eight hits. The contributions of John Lasseter, Ed Catmull and Steve Jobs are profiled.
Biography, Documentary: A fresh account of Princess Diana's public life, troubled marriage and personal struggles -- in her own voice.
Documentary, Family: Far from a fairy tale, Waking Sleeping Beauty is an unprecedented eye-opening look at the conflict, drama and tension that ushered in the second chapter of Disney's animation legacy, a decade of unparalleled creativity that included The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin and The Lion King. Told by the people who were actually there – Michael Eisner, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Roy E. Disney and many more – Waking Sleeping Beauty is a behind-the-magic look at the people and circumstances that forever changed the face of animation. Contains tobacco depictions.
Documentary: Embark on a fascinating voyage through awesome aquatic realms where humans have rarely dared to go. Waddle with playful penguins, dart with lightning speed through schools of sharks, ride over stormy waves with massive whales, encounter families of polar bears and seals, and watch alien-like creatures so rare they have never before been seen on film.
Documentary, Family: In an epic story of breathtaking scale, Disneynature's new True Life Adventure "Bears" showcases a year in the life of a bear family as two impressionable young cubs are taught life's most important lessons. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, their journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation to face the bitter cold. The world outside is exciting-but risky-as the cubs' playful descent down the mountain carries with it a looming threat of avalanches. As the season changes from spring to summer, the brown bears must work hard to find food-ultimately feasting at a plentiful salmon run-while staying safe from rival male bears and predators, including an ever-present wolf. "Bears" captures the fast-moving action and suspense of life in one of the planet's last great wildernesses-Alaska!
Animated, Documentary: Life is an adventure for Maya, the clever and resourceful blonde-bobbed monkey in Disneynature’s “Monkey Kingdom,” set among ancient ruins in the storied jungles of South Asia. Maya’s world is forever changed when she welcomes her son, Kip, into her complicated extended family. Like all families, Maya’s has more than its share of colorful personalities—and she’s determined to give her son a leg up on the social ladder. When their longtime home at Castle Rock is taken over by powerful neighboring monkeys, Maya’s whole family is forced to relocate, where she uses her street smarts and ingenuity to lead them to untapped resources amidst strange new creatures and unsettling surroundings. Ultimately, they will all have to work together to reclaim Castle Rock, where Maya can hopefully realize her dreams for her son’s future.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: Disneynature takes you on an epic journey into the wilds of China. Follow the stories of three animal families: a doting panda bear mother guiding her growing baby; a young golden monkey who feels displaced by his infant sister; and a mother snow leopard raising two cubs in one of the harshest environments on earth. Featuring stunning, never-before-seen imagery, the film navigates China’s terrain—from the frigid mountains to the heart of the bamboo forest—on the wings of red-crowned cranes, tying these extraordinary tales together.
Action, Adventure, Documentary: Could the clues to life in outer space lie in the deepest depths of the ocean? With the help of NASA scientists, director James Cameron makes contact with another world in an incredible deep-sea adventure. This once-in-a-lifetime journey gives an extraordinary glimpse of the unbelievable creatures that lie hidden in an alien world far below the sun's reach.
Documentary, Family, Music: Join Miley Cyrus as she performs her nationally sold-out "Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert." Shot during her 69-city, standing-room-only tour, this film brings a whole new dimension to the pop idol. With red-hot stars Jonas Brothers as her special guests and a stage filled with dancers, pyrotechnics and video imagery, witness the exuberant magnetism that led the 15-year-old singer and actress to become a multimedia sensation and attract legions of fans all over the world. In addition to its viscerally real concert footage, the film includes a "backstage pass" peek at Miley's life on tour.
Documentary, Music: Grab a backstage pass to the Jonas Brothers' motion picture debut. Kevin, Joe and Nick are "Burning Up" the stage and inviting you inside their personal world for the adventure of a lifetime. This colossal movie event launches the world's hottest band straight into your living room — and includes guest appearances by chart-topping artists Demi Lovato and Taylor Swift. Secure your VIP pass to a once-in-a-lifetime experience with this multitalented trio, and take an intimate look at what their lives are like offstage and behind the scenes.