Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears a Who! (US BD) in December

Fox Home Entertainment have announced the US Region A Blu-ray Disc release of Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears a Who! on 9th December 2008 priced at $39.98 SRP. This Dr. Seuss story is brought to life by Blue Sky Studios, the people behind Ice Age and Robots.

Arriving day-and-date, the Blu-ray will be presented on a 25GB single-layer disc. All of the DVD extras are carried over with the exception of the DVD-ROM Create Your Own Animation feature. Features include:

  • 1080P Widescreen (AVC MPEG4)
  • English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • French and Spanish DD5.1
  • English, Spanish, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Korean and French subtitles
  • Bonus View technology: Watch Horton Hears a Who! with a Who! - Watch the movie with the smallest Who of all Jo Jo!
  • Directors Audio Commentary w/ Jimmy Hayward and Steve Martino
  • Ice Age short “Surviving Sid” - All-new animated short focusing on the Ice Age characters Sid and Scrat
  • Deleted Footage and Animation Screen Tests (w/ Introductions and optional audio commentaries by the directors)
  • That’s One Big Elephant: Animating Horton - In an animation-focused featurette, learn how Blue Sky brought Horton to life.
  • Bringing the Characters to Life - Watch the animators’ hilarious initial performances recorded as a reference to assist in animating the film.
  • Meet Katie - Discover how the character Katie was developed by Blue Sky
  • Elephant Fun: The Facts - Fun and informative featurette about elephants.
  • Our Speck: Where Do We Fit In? - Using interviews with everyday kids, we’ll learn how even small actions can help make the world a better place.
  • A Person Is a Person: A Universal Message - Featuring interviews w/ cast and crew, we will take a closer look at the characters, the story and interpret the meanings of Horton Hears a Who!
  • Bringing Seuss to Screen - Learn how Hayward and Martino maintained the authentic look and feel of Dr. Seuss world
  • The Elephant in the Room: Jim Carrey - Profile on Jim Carrey voicing Horton
  • We Are Here! Game - Memory game in which you have to repeat the correct pattern of Who-noises

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