101 Dalmatians Live Action & Sequels (R1) in September
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
have announced the Region 1 DVD release of 101 Dalmatians on 16th September 2008 priced at $29.99 SRP. The live-action version starring Glenn Close as Cruella De Vil will be available on R1 DVD for the first time in more than seven years.
With no extras announced this looks to be a barebones release with the film presented in 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen with English, French and Spanish DD5.1 Surround audio.
Also on 16th September there is more Dalmatian related fun to be had with the live-action sequel, 102 Dalmatians, which is available for the first time in four-years on R1 DVD. Priced at $29.99 SRP this one is presented in 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen with English DD5.1 and DTS 5.1 Surround, French and Spanish DD5.1 Surround and Spanish subtitles. You also get extras which are the same as the last DVD release and include behind the scenes featurettes, a special deleted scene with optional commentary, a music video, audio commentary by the filmmakers and more.
Lastly, available for the first time in five-years on R1 DVD is the animated sequel 101 Dalmatians 2: Patch’s London Adventure (Special Edition). Priced at $29.99 SRP the film is presented in 1.66:1 anamorphic widescreen with English, French and Spanish DD5.1 Surround. Extras include music videos and a new interactive game.
All three are available for the usual ‘limited time only’ period that Disney is so fond of.