Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s 1837 fairy tale “The Little Mermaid,” Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” is directed by Rob Marshall from a screenplay by David Magee. The film stars Halle Bailey alongside Jonah Hauer-King, Daveed Diggs, Awkwafina, Javier Bardem, Jacob Tremblay, Noma Dumezweni, and Melissa McCarthy. It was made under the production banners of Walt Disney Pictures and Marc Platt Productions, and it will be distributed by Walt Disney Studios.
Where to Watch The Little Mermaid 2023?
The 2023’s much-anticipated Disney production, “The Little Mermaid” is officially scheduled to be theatrically released in the USA on May 26, 2023, by Walt Disney Studios. Following theatrical release, “The Little Mermaid” will be available for streaming on Disney Plus after 60 days as an official film of Walt Disney Studios. Overall, it means viewers can enjoy the movie either in theaters or on streaming platforms within four months of its release.
Apart from theatrical and streaming options, viewers can also enjoy the movie digitally within two months through VOD platforms like Amazon Prime, iTunes, Vudu, Youtube, and Redbox. The price range for accessing the VOD version of “The Little Mermaid” ranges from $4.99 to $19.99. Despite the many options available, it’s worth noting that Netflix, Amazon Prime, HBO Max, and Hulu users won’t be able to stream the movie on their platforms as it won’t be available there.
As a Disney film based on a popular character, everyone from makers to the normal audience has high expectations for “The Little Mermaid”, especially as a luxury live-action musical fantasy. According to early critical responses, “The Little Mermaid” is a fully theatrical film, so, in our opinion, people should watch it in theaters for a better experience instead of OTT.