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The Nightmare Before Christmas R1 CE in August

Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of The Nightmare Before Christmas (Collector’s Edition) on 26th August 2008. Writer and producer Tim Burton’s animated tale returns to DVD with a new digital restoration and new extras made just for this release.

Directed by Henry Selick, The Nightmare Before Christmas combines stop-motion animation with three-dimensional sets.

Priced at $32.99 SRP the 2-Disc Collector’s Edition DVD set offers the following features:

  • 1.66:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
  • DD5.1 Surround
  • English, French and Spanish languages
  • ”DisneyFile” Digital Copy - a third disc holds a digital copy of the film in your choices of iTunes of Windows Media formats.
  • NEW! What’s This? Jack’s Haunted Mansion Holiday Tour – Viewers choose the way they want to tour Disneyland’s Holiday Haunted Mansion. “On Track” explores a tricked-out version of the Haunted Mansion, while “Off Track” reveals what went into creating all the creepy fun.
  • NEW! Tim Burton’s Original poem narrated by Christopher Lee – Tim Burton’s poem that inspired the creation of the movie. Now, the original verse comes to creepy life as performed by legendary actor Christopher.Lee.
  • NEW! Film Commentary – commentary by producer and writer Tim Burton, director Henry Selick and composer Danny Elfman.
  • NEW! Introduction To Frankenweenie! – A new un-cut version introduction by Tim Burton.
  • The Making of Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas - Go behind the scenes of the very first full-length stop motion animated movie with the filmmakers.
  • The Worlds of Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas – Witness the creation of the film’s richly imagined dreamscapes, including Halloween Town, Christmas Town and the Real World.
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Storyboard to Film Comparison
  • Original Theatrical Trailers and Posters
  • PLUS Tim Burton’s Complete Short Film Vincent

    Additionally, WDSHE is also offering Nightmare buffs the opportunity to purchase a limited release of the Ultimate Collector’s Edition DVD Set featuring an individually numbered hand-painted bust of Jack Skellington in all his gory glory equipped with a
    Jack’s “Sandy Claws” hat and beard, a sound chip that plays memorable lines from the film and a letter of authenticity. The SRP for this set is $179.99.

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