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Matt Reed
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Posted: 23 November 2019 at 5:28pm | IP Logged | 1 post reply

 John Harrison wrote:
DisneyPlus is a very much a service for kids ...

While I don't disagree with the fact that there's a ton on the service for kids, I'd hardly call it a service for kids.  With content from Marvel, Star Wars and National Geographic in addition to "true stories" aimed at adults rather than children, it's really a service for everyone.  
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I suspect that there are licensed properties that Disney+ just doesn't have access to (e.g., Zorro.) Thus, PotA might not make it, and Michael Jackson's estate may say no to his Simpson's appearance.

As for it just being for kids... maybe kids of all ages. I'm considerably older than any kid (well, except for Mr. Byrne) and I LOVE it! Cartoons and all... actually, mostly cartoons, yeah.
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The Michael Jackson episode was pulled by THE SIMPSONS producers in response to the LEAVING NEVERLAND documentary. 
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...and Michael Jackson's estate may say no to his Simpson's appearance.

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Nope. That’s not it at all. 



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Disney is still in the process of figuring out what to do with the FOX catalog of which POTA is a part.  Much of it will probably migrate to Hulu, a service I suspect will see a major overhaul now that Disney owns it outright.  It's not so unusual or suspect that Disney+ launched with purely Disney product and that eventually we'll see FOX content creep into their offerings.  In point of fact, 20th Century Fox streaming content may be something held back to bolster the catalog and entice subscribers down the line.  
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NBC still owns part of Hulu I thought. 

They’ve already announced that most, of not all, of their over PG-13 material will be put up on Hulu. The Deadpool movies will go there. I don’t think any of the POTA movies are above that rating, but, as Matt suggested, Hulu would probably be the place it happens. 


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There’s Zorro material collected as a “movie” on D+, so I’d imagine the
tv series may be an eventual addition. They did release a tin on DVD
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 Brian Miller wrote:
NBC still owns part of Hulu I thought.

Comcast owns a minority stake, so it's essentially a Disney product.  
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I notice that DR. SYN: THE SCARECROW OF ROMNEY MARSH isn't on D+ either.  I've got the tin that came out years ago, but was hoping to see it in HD.  Bummer.
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GARGOYLES!  My God, I had forgotten how good it was!!
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