‘Lightyear’ Hits Disney Plus Next Week. Here’s Why It Took 6 Weeks to Get There

Lightyear, the first Pixar film since the COVID-19 pandemic began to hit theaters, is finally coming to Disney Plus more than six weeks after it landed in theaters. It was Disney’s first foray into giving Pixar an exclusive run on the big screen again, but so far, the response to Lightyear been underwhelming — enough to spur some outlets to dish out the epithet of it being a bomb. Before that, every Pixar movie since Onward in February 2020 essentially skipped theaters to stream on Disney Plus instead: Soul in December 2020, Luca in June 2021 and Turning Red in February 2022. And for …
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