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ILLUMINATION’S ANIMATED EVENT FILM COMES HOME WITH A SPECIAL EDITION FEATURING THREE MINI MOVIES, MUSIC AND MORE
AVAILABLE ON DIGITAL HD MARCH 3, 2017
4K ULTRA HD™, BLU-RAY™ 3D, BLU-RAY™, DVD AND ON DEMAND MARCH 21, 2017
FROM UNIVERSAL PICTURES HOME ENTERTAINMENT
Universal City, California, February 14, 2017 – Illumination and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment are excited to announce that the global animated musical hit, SING arrives on Digital HD on March 3, 2017 and on Special Edition on 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-ray™ 3D, Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand on March 21, 2017. The music-filled comedy will include over 60-minutes of bonus content and will incorporate three all-new entertaining mini movies featuring the cast from SING as well as an exclusive Tori Kelly music video and a variety of musical extras.
>From Illumination, the studio that brought you The Secret Life of Pets and the Despicable Me franchise, comes an animated comedy about finding the music that lives inside all of us. SING stars Academy Award® winner† Matthew McConaughey as Buster Moon, an eternally optimistic koala who puts on the world’s greatest singing competition to save his crumbling theater; Academy Award® winner†† Reese Witherspoon as Rosita, an overworked and unappreciated mother of 25 piglets desperate to unleash her inner diva; Scarlett Johansson as Ash, a punk rock porcupine with a beautiful voice behind her prickly exterior; Taron Egerton as Johnny, a young gangster gorilla looking to break free of his family’s felonies; as well as Seth MacFarlane, John C. Reilly, and Grammy Award-nominated Tori Kelly. SING is the musical comedy event of the year!
The Golden Globe nominee for Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song, SING features more than 65 hit songs including ‘Faith,’ a brand new song by the legendary Stevie Wonder (featuring Ariana Grande), marking his first song for a major film release in 25 years.
BONUS FEATURES on 4K ULTRA HDTM, BLU-RAY™, DVD AND DIGITAL HD
Gunter Babysits - Gunter offers to watch all of Rosita’s 25 piglets for the night, trying to prove he’s the best babysitter ever.
Love At First Sight - During a piano lesson with Johnny, Miss Crawly becomes nostalgic about the dancing and romancing of her youth. Johnny convinces her that it’s not too late to find someone and helps her setup a profile on a dating website.
Eddie’s Life Coach - Eddie’s mom signs her slacker son up for a digital training seminar to get his life back on track.
"Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing" Music Video - A cool and unique music video starring Tori Kelly.
Making a Music Video with Tori Kelly - A behind the scenes look at the making of Tori's music video with exclusive insights provided by Tori herself.
"Faith" Music Video
"Faith" Lyric Video
"Set It All Free" Lyric Video
The Making of SING - We take you through the animation studios of Illumination with interviews from Chris Meledandri, producer Janet Healy, the various animation teams and the voice talent of SING.
Finding the Rhythm: Editing SING - Illumination editor Greg Perler, takes us inside the edit bay and reveals the secrets behind cutting an animated film. We’ll plunge into his world in this fun and eye-opening peek inside the room where the magic gets put together.
Character Profiles - Profiles on the incredible cast, all lending their voices to bring these animated characters to life.
Matthew McConaughey as Buster Moon
Reese Witherspoon as Rosita
Tori Kelly as Meena
Taron Egerton as Johnny
Nick Kroll as Gunter
Garth Jennings as Miss Crawly
SING & Dance! - "Faith" - Celebrity choreographer Aakomon Jones takes us through a dance routine inspired by SING and the song, "Faith."
The SING Network - The SING Network brings you the latest news and highlights the business endeavors of your favorite SING stars.
Gunter's Dance Studio
The Moon Theater
Rosita's Babysitting Gizmo
Miss Crawly's Matchmaking Service
In The News - SING'S True Entertaining Stories highlights each of the Moon Theater's newest stars.
The Best Of Gunter - A rapid-fire, fun mash-up of all the best Gunter one-liners.
The Making Of The Mini-Movies - We’ll explore the themes of each of the mini-movies through the eyes of the artists who made them.
The film will be available on 4K Ultra HD™ in a combo pack which includes 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray™ and Digital HD with UltraViolet. The 4K Ultra HD™ will include all bonus features on the Blu-ray™ disc.
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