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Madagascar 2 (R1/US BD) in February

Paramount Home Entertainment have announced the US DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa on Friday 6th February 2009. Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria find themselves in the African savannah for this sequel.

Available on DVD in single-disc and double-disc versions, and on Blu-ray Disc, features are outlined below...

Single-Disc DVD - Separate Widescreen and Full Screen editions with the following features:

  • English, French and Spanish DD5.1 Surround
  • English DD2.0 Surround
  • English, French and Spanish subtitles
  • DWA Jukebox
  • Filmmaker Commentary
  • It's A Family Affair: The Cast of ESCAPE 2 AFRICA
  • The Making of ESCAPE 2 AFRICA
  • Crash Landing
  • African Adventure
  • Jambo Jambo: Swahili Speak
  • Test Flight of Air Penguin Game
  • MADAGASCAR: ESCAPE 2 AFRICA Activision Game Trailer
  • Four Music Videos:
    • “The Travelling Song” Sing Along
    • "Move It, Move It”
    • “Big and Chunky”
    • “She Loves Me”

Double-Disc DVD - Essentially a double-pack, this set bundles together the single-disc DVD with The Penguins of Madagascar, which includes two episodes from the new Nickelodeon series plus additional extras. Features on the second disc include:
  • Episodes:
    • “Popcorn Panic”
    • “Gone in a Flash”
    • English, French and Spanish DD5.1 Surround
    • English DD2.0 Surround
    • English, French and Spanish subtitles
  • Bonus features:
    • The Bronx Zoo: Madagascar
    • Alex’s Dance Off
    • The Heart of a Lion
  • DVD-Rom
    • MADAGASCAR: ESCAPE 2 AFRICA PC Flash Mini-Game
    • MADAGASCAR: ESCAPE 2 AFRICA Game Demo w/ Exclusive Cheat Code
    • HP Printables
    • Weblinks
  • Penguin Easter Eggs
    • Move It, Move It
    • Hock Shop
    • Julien’s Birthday
    • Tug of War
    • Fully Armed
    • No Thanks, I’m Stuffed

Blu-ray Disc - Includes all of the double-disc DVD content except for the DVD-Rom materials, but you get a couple of Blu-ray exclusives in their place. There is no region coding information on the sleeve. Features include:
  • 1080P Widescreen
  • English 5.1 Dolby TrueHD
  • French and Spanish DD5.1 Surround
  • English, English SDH, French and Spanish subtitles
  • Filmmakers’ Commentary
  • It's A Family Affair: The Cast of ESCAPE 2 AFRICA (HD)
  • The Making of ESCAPE 2 AFRICA (HD)
  • Crash Landing (HD)
  • African Adventure (HD)
  • Jambo Jambo: Swahili Speak (HD)
  • The Bronx Zoo: Madagascar (HD)
  • Alex’s Dance Off (HD)
  • Test Flight of Air Penguin Game (HD)
  • The Heart of a Lion (HD) – BD-LIVE
  • MADAGASCAR: ESCAPE 2 AFRICA Activision Game Trailer
  • Four Music Videos (HD)
    • “The Travelling Song” Sing Along
    • "Move It, Move It”
    • “Big and Chunky”
    • “She Loves Me”
  • The Penguins of Madagascar episodes:
    • “Popcorn Panic”
    • “Gone in a Flash”
  • Penguin Easter Eggs
    • Move It, Move It
    • Hock Shop
    • Julien’s Birthday
    • Tug of War
    • Fully Armed
    • No Thanks, I’m Stuffed
  • Blu-ray Exclusive Content
    • The Animators’ Corner (HD)
    • Trivia Track (HD)

Also released on DVD is The Complete Madagascar Collection which features the first film with the bonus Penguins short, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa and The Penguins of Madagascar.




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