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DISNEY’S BELOVED AND EMPOWERING FAIRYTALE TOLD
IN A NEW BEAUTIFUL AND MAGICAL WAY
ON BLU-RAY™ COMBO PACK, DIGITAL HD AND
DISNEY MOVIES ANYWHERE on September 15, 2015
Over 12 Minutes of Additional Scenes, Including an Alternate Opening,
Plus the “Frozen Fever” Theatrical Short!
SYNOPSIS: Celebrate Disney’s “Cinderella,” a modern classic that shines with beauty, imagination…and magic! Despite being mistreated by her stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and stepsisters, a spirited Ella (Lily James) resolves to take charge of her fate. Add a royal ball, a Fairy Godmother (Helena Bonham-Carter) and a glass slipper, and suddenly – magic becomes reality!
CAST: Cate Blanchett as Stepmother (“The Curious Case of Benjamin Button,” “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring”), Lily James as Cinderella (TV’s “Downton Abbey”), Richard Madden (TV’s “Game of Thrones”) as Prince, Stellan Skarsgård (Marvel’s: “The Avengers,” “Thor”) as Grand Duke, Holliday Grainger (“Jane Eyre”) as Anastasia, Derek Jacobi (“The King’s Speech,” “Underworld: Evolution”) as King, and Helena Bonham Carter as Fairy Godmother (“Alice in Wonderland,” “The King’s Speech”),
PRODUCERS: David Baron (“Harry Potter” franchise), Simon Kinberg (“X-Men: Days of Future Past,” “Sherlock Holmes”), Allison Shearmur (“The Hunger Games,” “Power Rangers”)
DIRECTOR: Kenneth Branagh (“Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit,” “Thor”)
COMPOSER: Patrick Doyle (“Brave,” “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire”)
SCREENPLAY: Chris Weitz (“About a Boy,” “The Golden Compass”)
RELEASE DATES: September 15th, 2015
PRODUCTS: Digital HD/SD, Disney Movies Anywhere (DMA), Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD, and On-Demand
BONUS: Digital HD/SD*, Blu-ray Combo Pack & Disney Movies Anywhere (DMA)
· A Fairy Tale Comes to Life Filmmakers and cast reflect on Cinderella’s enduring power, and the joys and challenges of bringing this iconic tale to life.
· Costume Test Fun See the work of Academy Award-winning® Costume Designer Sandy Powell (The Aviator, 2004) and share some lighthearted moments with the cast.
· Staging The Ball
· You’re invited behind the scenes for the making of the Palace Ball sequence, including its spectacular set, stunning costumes and more. It’s a lavish and massive undertaking…and a magical day on set.
· Ella's Furry Friends
· Discover how the movie’s animal stars honed their memorable performances.
· Alternate Opening: Ella's Childhood
· View moments from Ella’s idyllic childhood that do not appear in the movie. With an introduction by Director Kenneth Branagh.
· Frozen Fever It’s Anna’s birthday, and Elsa and Kristoff are determined to give her the best celebration ever – but when Elsa catches a cold, her powers may put more than just the party at risk.
*Digital bonus offerings may vary by retailer
· Deleted Scenes
With introduction by Kenneth Branagh
o Serving (0:56)
o The Mourning (4:24)
o Getting to Know You (2:00)
o The Search for Cinderella (1:14)
o Dear Kit (2:57)
· Ella's Furry Friends
· Frozen Fever
FEATURE RUN TIME: Approximately 105 min.
RATING: Feature Film: PG in U.S.; G in CE/CF
ASPECT RATIO: Blu-ray Feature Film = 1080p High Definition / 2.39:1
DVD Feature Film = 2.39:1
AUDIO: Blu-ray = 7.1 DTS
DVD = 5.1 Dolby
LANGUAGES: English, French & Spanish
SUBTITLES: English SDH, French & Spanish
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