The Princess and the Frog (R1/US BD) in March - Artwork added
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment have announced the US DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of The Princess and the Frog on 16th March 2010. Brought to life through classic hand-drawn Disney animation from the team of John Musker and Ron Clements (Aladdin, The Little Mermaid), The Princess and the Frog transports audiences to New Orleans as Tiana, the first African American Disney princess meets her frog prince and gives him the fateful kiss that leads them both on a adventure through the mystical, magical bayous of Louisiana.
Available on 1-Disc DVD ($29.99 SRP), Blu-ray Disc ($39.99 SRP) and Blu-ray Combo Pack ($44.99 SRP, includes Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Copy), features are outlined below…
- Deleted Scenes
- Audio Commentary by John Musker and Ron Clements (co-writers and directors) and Peter Del Vecho (producer)
- “Never Knew I Needed”- Music video by Ne-Yo Games and Activities
- What Do You See: Princess Portraits — A bayou-style quiz tests viewers’ knowledge of all of Disney’s beautiful princesses. Ray’s firefly family creates twinkling portraits of each princess and if the player correctly identifies her, they can enjoy a tongue-cheek mini re-telling of that character’s story.
Blu-ray Disc - All of the above plus:
- Magic In The Bayou: The Making of A Princess — Co-writers and directors John Musker and Ron Clements take a freewheeling, behind-the-scenes look at the making of Disney’s newest animated film as it grows from an initial concept to a lavish animated film set in the enchanting world of New Orleans and the surrounding bayous
- The Return To Hand Drawn Animation
- The Disney Legacy
- Disney’s Newest Princess
- The Princess and the Animator
- Conjuring The Villain
- A Return To The Animated Musical
- Bringing Life to Animation with an introduction by John Musker and Ron Clements
- Deleted Scenes introduced by the filmmakers
- Art Galleries — A collection of storyboard art traces the visual development of The Princess and the Frog’s rich gallery of characters and settings
On DVD the film is presented in 1.78:1 Anamorphic Widescreen with English DD5.1 Surround. The Blu-ray is 1080P Widescreen with 5.1 DTS-HD MA. Both include English SDH, French and Spanish subtitles.