Welcome to Deep within the Plus!
Every week, we go deep into the Disney+ library and pull out of hidden basic that you just may need neglected.
This week’s choose is from approach again within the far out ’60s, the place cellphones weren’t a factor and Kurt Russell was king! It’s Disney’s The Pc Wore Tennis Footwear!
The scholars from Medfield faculty, led by Dexter Riley (performed by Disney legend Kurt Russell) are in want of a pc in 1969.
They persuade businessman A.J. Arno (performed by Cesar Romero) to donate one and when it must be repaired throughout storm, Dexter receives the shock of his life – actually!
Instantly, the pc’s mind has fused together with his and he’s a genius, in fact. Sadly, he additionally has data about Arno’s unlawful playing operations, which had been saved within the laptop. Now, Dexter is a celeb… however Arno desires him eradicated. What occurs subsequent?
Properly, seize your sneakers and maintain on tight, as a result of we’re going Deep within the Plus!
Whereas possibly not the “greatest” film Disney produced, this film continues to be an vital IP in Disney Historical past. Not solely is it the primary film in a “Dexter Riley Trilogy” with Disney Legend Kurt Russell, but it surely additionally takes place at Medfield Faculty.
This was a fictitious faculty that Disney used as a backdrop for a few of their best household movies of the time, together with The Absent-Minded Professor (1961) and Son of Flubber (1963); and the ‘Dexter Rilley’ trilogy: The Pc Wore Tennis Footwear (1969), Now You See Him, Now You Don’t (1972), and The Strongest Man within the World (1975).
It was additionally the scene for the Robin Williams remake, Flubber in 1997. Watch or take heed to our present and discover out extra!
Plus, in each episode, you’ll get bonus suggestions as we current our “Deep Decide of the Week.” That is the place we provide options on much more gems from the Disney+ vault. Don’t miss it!
You can even return and take a look at our earlier episodes reviewing the again catalog of Disney content material on the Disney+ streaming community:
Get notified of recent Deep within the Plus episodes every week by subscribing at YouTube.com/WDWNT. You can even comply with Deep within the Plus on Instagram, Twitter and Fb to share your ideas on every week’s picks.