Bedknobs and Broomsticks: Enchanted Musical Edition (R1) in September
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Bedknobs and Broomsticks: Enchanted Musical Edition on 15th September 2009 priced at $29.99 SRP. When young Charlie, Carrie and Paul move to a small village during World War II, they discover their host, Miss Price (Angela Lansbury), is an apprentice witch! Although her early attempts at magic create hilarious results, she successfully casts a travelling spell on an ordinary bedknob, and they fly to the fantastic, animated Isle of Naboombu to find a powerful spell that will save England.
Fully restored and remastered, features on this edition include:
- English, French and Spanish subtitles
- The Wizards of Special Effects - Hosted By Jennifer Stone From Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place Jennifer Stone, Harper on Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place, becomes a Special Effects Wizard Apprentice and learns about the academy award winning 1971 special effects in Bedknobs and Broomsticks, then compares them to the special effects magic of her current show Disney’s Wizard’s Of Waverly Place.
- Music Magic: The Sherman Brothers - Take a look behind the scenes from a musical point of view of Bedknobs and Broomsticks with The Sherman Brothers, Angela Lansbury and Scott MacQueen. This featurettes explores the origins of the songs, including what was deleted and what made it into the final version of the film.
- Deleted Song – “A Step in the Right Direction”
- “Portobello Road” Recording Session - A rare clip of David Tomlinson’s recording of the song “Portobello Road”