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Here Are 12 Of The Best Movies On Disney+ Star

Here Are 12 Of The Best Movies On Disney+ Star

Disney+ have quietly been adding more and more incredible films to their "Star" streaming service, and we've decided to go through the selection and pick out some of the best movies for you to watch, to speed up your viewing choices.

Star is included with your Disney+ subscription and includes films and series from different studios like Hulu, Fox, FX, and Searchlight.

We've gone through the selection of movies available on Irish Disney+ through the Star section and picked out the best ones - choose wisely!

The best movies on Disney+ Star

The Grand Budapest Hotel

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Year: 2014

Cast: Ralph Fiennes, Tony Revolori, Saoirse Ronan, Willem Dafoe

Plot:

A writer encounters the owner of an ageing high-class hotel, who tells him of his early years serving as a lobby boy in the hotel's glorious years under an exceptional concierge.

Rating: 92% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Nomadland

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Year: 2020

Cast: Frances McDormand, David Strathairn, Linda May

Plot:

A woman in her sixties, after losing everything in the Great Recession, embarks on a journey through the American West, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

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Rating: 94% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Moulin Rouge!

Year: 2001

Cast: Nicole Kidman, Ewan McGregor, John Leguizamo, Jim Broadbent

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Plot:

A jukebox musical in which a young English poet falls in love with the star of the Moulin Rouge in Paris.

Rating: 76% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Burn After Reading

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Year: 2008

Cast: George Clooney, Frances McDormand, John Malkovich, Brad Pitt

Plot:

A disk containing mysterious information from a CIA agent ends up in the hands of two unscrupulous and daft gym employees who attempt to sell it.

Rating: 78% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Borat

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Year: 2006

Cast: Sacha Baron Cohen, Ken Davitian, Luenell

Plot:

Kazakh TV talking head Borat is dispatched to the United States to report on the greatest country in the world. With a documentary crew in tow, Borat becomes more interested in locating and marrying Pamela Anderson.

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Rating: 91% (Rotten Tomatoes)

(500) Days Of Summer

Year: 2009

Cast: Zooey Deschanel, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Geoffrey Arend, Chloe Grace-Moretz

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Plot:

An offbeat romantic comedy about a woman who doesn't believe true love exists, and the young man who falls for her.

Rating: 85% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Good Morning Vietnam

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Year: 1987

Cast: Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, Tom T. Tran

Plot:

In 1965, an unorthodox and irreverent DJ named Adrian Cronauer begins to shake up things when he is assigned to the U.S. Armed Services radio station in Vietnam.

Rating: 90%

The Favourite

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Year: 2018

Cast: Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Nicholas Hoult

Plot:

In early 18th-century England, the status quo at the court is upset when a new servant arrives and endears herself to a frail Queen Anne.

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Rating: 93% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Unbreakable

Year: 2000

Cast: Bruce Willis, Samuel L Jackson, Robin Wright

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Plot:

A security guard is the only survivor of a horrific train crash, and starts to suspect he may have supernatural abilities.

Rating: 70% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Bad Times At The El Royale

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Year: 2018

Cast: Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Chris Hemsworth

Plot:

Early 1970s. Four strangers check in at the El Royale Hotel. The hotel is deserted, staffed by a single desk clerk. Some of the new guests' reasons for being there are less than innocent and some are not who they appear to be.

Rating: 74% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Kingsman: The Secret Service

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Year: 2014

Cast: Colin Firth, Taron Egerton, Michael Caine, Samuel L Jackson

Plot:

A spy organisation recruits a promising street kid into the agency's training program, while a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.

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Rating: 75% (Rotten Tomatoes)

The French Connection

Year: 1975

Cast: Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey

Plot:

A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection.

Rating: 98% (Rotten Tomatoes)

SEE ALSO: 18 Of The Best Movies On Irish Netflix Right Now

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Eoin Harrington

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