How to Watch ‘The Little Mermaid’ Live-Action Film at Home: All You Need to Know

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By Black Widow

Disney’s enchanting fairytale, “The Little Mermaid,” has finally made its splashy debut in a live-action adaptation, delighting fans of all ages.

Featuring Halle Bailey as the spirited Ariel and Melissa McCarthy as the formidable Ursula, the movie has garnered high anticipation since its announcement in 2016. Now, viewers can experience the magical tale at home through various streaming options.

Streaming Options for ‘The Little Mermaid’ Live-Action Remake

Amazon and Apple TV: To watch “The Little Mermaid” live-action remake, you can purchase it on popular digital platforms like Amazon or Apple TV.

While not available on free streaming libraries, this option allows you to own and enjoy the movie as many times as you like, making it perfect for family movie nights.

An All-Star Cast and Classic Storyline

Directed by Rob Marshall, the live-action adaptation stays true to the classic Disney storyline with a touch of modernity.

Joining Bailey and McCarthy in the star-studded cast are Javier Bardem as King Triton, Jonah Hauer-King as Prince Eric, and Daveed Diggs lending his voice to Sebastian, the charming crab.

Musical Extravaganza

“The Little Mermaid” live-action remake features beloved music from Disney’s Oscar-winning animated musical classic of 1989. In addition to the timeless tunes, the film introduces four new songs, adding an extra layer of magic to this cherished tale.

Future Release on Disney+

While the movie is currently available for purchase on digital platforms, fans can expect it to swim onto Disney+ in the future.

Though no official release date has been announced, based on previous Disney movie releases, it is likely to arrive on Disney+ sometime after September 19. Once it does, subscribers will be able to stream it for free with their membership.

Animated Version Available on Disney+

Meanwhile, for those who can’t wait, the animated version of Hans Christian Andersen’s 1837 fairy tale is already available on Disney+. With an affordable monthly subscription fee, viewers can access a treasure trove of Disney movies and shows, including other reimagined classics like “Peter Pan & Wendy.”

Get ready to embark on a magical journey under the sea with “The Little Mermaid” live-action film, either through digital purchase or eagerly awaiting its arrival on Disney+ in the near future.