Disney’s Onward Available for Digital Purchase Tonight as Coronavirus Shutters Theaters

Pixar movie will make its Disney+ debut on April 6

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Just two weeks after debuting in theaters, Onward is coming to on-demand services. Courtesy of Disney

Disney’s latest Pixar film, Onward, opened in theaters just two weeks ago, but the company is already making it available for digital purchase tonight, making it the latest current release to quickly migrate to video-on-demand platforms as the novel coronavirus’ spread wipes out traditional movie theater attendance.

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