Shark Tale (R2) in February
Dreamworks Home Entertainment have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Shark Tale for 11th February 2005 priced at £22.99. This undersea adventure from the studio that brought you Shrek features a stellar voice cast including Will Smith, Robert De Niro, Reneé Zellweger, Angelina Jolie, Jack Black and Martin Scorsese.
Presented in 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen with English DD5.1 Surround audio and subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing, bonus features on the disc are detailed below...
CLUB OSCAR: This must-sea exclusive-to-the-DVD segment brings viewers behind the seaweed ropes of the hottest club under the sea..."Club Oscar." Created by the DreamWorks animation team and featuring the star-studded Shark Tale voice talent "gettin' fishy with it," this hilarious animated sequence stars all of the Shark Tale characters showcasing their best dance moves.
CLUB OSCAR: GET YOUR GROOVE ON: Once the dancing is done, home viewers are invited to shake their tail fins along with their favourite characters under the sea with a special learn to dance sequence by the film's famed choreographer Nadine "Hi-Hat" Colquhon.
GIGI THE WHALE: A fully animated, tongue-in-cheek clip featuring audition footage of Gigi The Whale (voiced by Vincent Pastore) reading for a role in Shark Tale.
DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY: How do you "fishify" Will Smith? What does it take to create Time Square at the bottom of the ocean? Get the answer to these and other questions swirling around the sea in a delightful director's commentary by Vicky Jenson, Bibo Bergeron and Rob Letterman that provides insider information on the making of this fun-filled animation hit.
ROUGH WATERS: A hilarious look at what happened when the animation process did not go according to plan during the movie's production.
A FISHIFIED WORLD: A behind-the-scenes look at the making of this laugh-packed adventure including interviews with the animation and character design team who transformed a natural looking coral reef into an
urban city beneath the sea.
THE MUSIC OF SHARK TALE: This featurette offers viewers an inside look at Shark Tale's hip, hit soundtrack featuring songs from artists as Christina Aguilera, Missy Elliott, Mary J. Blige, Will Smith, Justin Timberlake and Timbaland, Ziggy Marley, Sean Paul, JoJo, D12, Ludacris, India.Arie, and others.
STAR FISH: Highlighting the extraordinary star-studded cast, this programme features interviews with the film talent including Will Smith, Robert DeNiro, Reneé Zellwegger, Angelina Jolie, Jack Black, Martin Scorsese, among others.
A TOUR YOU CAN'T REEF-USE: An in-depth look at the extensive world created for Shark Tale. Built as an interactive map, this series of featurettes showcases the layout drawings, blueprints, and architectural elements researched by the filmmakers. In addition, this programme takes viewers through the various stages of animation from storyboards, to animation tests, to actual scenes from the movie.
DREAMWORKS KIDS (DWK): This virtual playground offers a variety of programming and creative activities just for kids. Highlights include:
Rock The Reef
An area for kids to access programmes specific to the music of the movie including:
* Jukebox Scene Index
Takes kids directly to the scene in the movie that plays their favourite song
* "Car Wash" Music Video
Multi-platinum and Grammy-winning artists Christina Aguilera and Missy Elliott perform a new version of the disco classic.
Kids can access their favourite scenes as categorized with specially designed categories such as Dance scenes, Joke Scenes etc.
Features fun Shark Tale-themed games and activities including:
* Fish Eat Fish
* Place Your Bets!
* Disguise Lenny
Featuring an assortment of creative activities and printables including "Club Oscar"-themed materials, post cards, frames, calendars, and more.