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Onward (2020)

Pixar has long been a master of ‘what if?’ worldbuilding. But with Onward the beloved animation studio has come up with its neatest high concept yet: a fantastical planet populated by elves, fauns, centaurs and goblins, who centuries earlier discovered that science offered a much easier and more reliable way to make the realm turn than spellcasting, and modernised itself into a world much like ours today, where the magic has faded.

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Noelle (2019)

Disney+ has finally arrived in some parts of the world (the service launches in the Uk and Ireland on 31 March 2020), unleashing a slew of original content to complement their popular, perennial classics. Star Wars fans have plenty to look forward to with weekly episodes of The Mandalorian, and kids who love Toy Story can dig into the cute “Forky Asks a Question” shorts.

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