3. The Luck of The Irish
Coming in the middle for underrated movies on Disney Plus is The Luck of The Irish premiering back in 2001. This movie was relatable and unique in a way that Disney Channel was not used to. Disney Channel opened the door of creating movies that spoke to teenagers still until this day. The Luck of The Irish focused on showing viewers about acceptance and cultural diversity.
What is the movie about: Let’s give you some information about The Luck of The Irish telling the story of Kyle Johnson, a basketball star quickly discovered his family is leprechauns. After finding a lucky gold coin, Johnson goes on the journey of becoming a leprechaun and trying to balance his regular life with this newfound secret.
In addition to finding the lucky coin, it gets taken by a thief. With the help of his family and friends, they try to track down this thief and reverse the curse of being a leprechaun. Kyle quickly discovers who he is as a leprechaun and the acceptance of being different from everyone else.
Why should you stream it: This movie has a balance of humanity and heart mixed into one. Throughout the story, you find yourself relating to different topics each person shared. There are times growing up, you don’t accept your flaws or your background but this movie shares their love of just how to deal with. Being a teenager is hard at times, but The Luck of The Irish provides a piece of advice getting through the rough times. Disney Plus is lucky to have this movie and it’s worth the time as other movies.