Disney Animated Classics – Blu-ray Diamond Collection
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment today revealed some additional info on the new Blu-ray Diamond Collection which it is launching with Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs on 6th October 2009. Essentially the Blu-ray version of the DVD Platinum Collection series , the Diamond Collection comprises of 14 titles including: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs; Beauty and the Beast; Fantasia and Fantasia 2000; The Lion King; Bambi; Cinderella; Lady and the Tramp; The Little Mermaid; Peter Pan; The Jungle Book; 101 Dalmatians; Sleeping Beauty; and Pinocchio.
Following Snow White, two titles will be selected for release each year – starting with Beauty and the Beast and Fantasia in 2010 – and each will be released from the Disney vault for a limited time. Disney promises that each film will be restored to the highest level of picture and sound, with 1080P picture and 7.1 surround sound, and plenty of interactive Blu-ray exclusive extras will be included.