Cure your boredom with 9 nostalgia-inducing Disney+ shows and movies

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Disney+ may have plenty of new and exclusive content to watch, but if you're anything like me, the real reason why you're a member has to do with the service's wide selection of older shows and movies. Whether you lovingly dub yourself a 90's kid or if The Mickey Mouse Club was more your thing, Disney+ is full with characters and stories to bring you back to your childhood.

From Disney Channel Original Movies to TV shows and of course beloved animated films, Disney+ actually has so much content it can be tough to find something to settle on watching. Instead of getting lost with all the options, consider starting your journey back to the old days by checking out some of the best nostalgia-inducing shows and movies on Disney+ below.

What is Disney+ and how do I sign up?

Before we get to the list below, if you aren't familiar with Disney+ or have been holding out on signing up, now's the time to learn more and get a subscription started. It brings pretty much the full collection of shows and movies from Disney, Pixar, Nat Geo, Marvel, and more into one service for a low montly cost that doesn't require a long-term commitment.

You can get started with a Disney Plus subscription for just $5.99 per month, or combine it with Hulu and ESPN+ for just $12.99 a month. Both give you access to the same Disney+ library, but obviously the bundle just gives you more services to watch. There's even a 7-day free trial offer to let you check out the service before you're charged anything.

Best nostalgia-inducing shows and films to watch on Disney+ today

Plenty of new shows are coming to Disney+ in April, but if you're looking to watch a classic, you'll have no trouble finding something to turn on. Below you'll find nine of the best older films and shows on Disney+ that are available to watch right now.

Any personal favorites we missed?

There's an extensive catalog of content on Disney+, so we've no doubt missed a few must-see films and shows from the past. Is there a favorite of yours that's missing from the list? Drop a comment below and let us know what's worth watching!

Alex Smith
Alex is a graduate from the University of North Florida with a background in sales and merchandising. When he’s not hunting down the next great deals to post on Thrifter, he can be found making music and working on his eBay business.