EXPERIENCE A REAL PLACE YOU COULD NEVER IMAGINE AND STRANGE CREATURES YOU WILL NEVER FORGET WHEN ISLAND OF LEMURS:
MADAGASCAR, a presentation of Warner Bros. Pictures and IMAX Entertainment, ARRIVES ONTO BLU-RAY COMBO PACK and DIGITAL HD ON MARCH 31 FROM WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT
Blu-ray and Digital HD will include a bonus 3D version and adorable bonus features which include “The Cutest Lemur” and many more!
Burbank, CA, February 12, 2015 – Academy Award® winner Morgan Freeman (“Million Dollar Baby,” “Dolphin Tale”) narrates the 3D documentary originally shown exclusively in IMAX® Theatres “Island of Lemurs: Madagascar,” arriving onto Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital HD on March 31 from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. “Island of Lemurs: Madagascar” is the incredible true story of nature’s greatest explorers – lemurs.
“Island of Lemurs: Madagascar” reunites Morgan Freeman with writer/producer Drew Fellman, who also wrote and produced the 2011 IMAX 3D documentary “Born to Be Wild,” and director/cinematographer David Douglas, who was the director of photography on that film.
“Island of Lemurs: Madagascar” will be available on Blu-ray Combo Pack and includes the film in high definition on Blu-ray disc, a DVD, and a digital version of the movie in Digital HD with UltraViolet. Fans can also own “Island of Lemurs: Madagascar” via purchase from digital retailers.
Captured with IMAX 3D cameras, “Island of Lemurs: Madagascar” takes audiences on a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar, where lemurs arrived millions of years ago as castaways. They’ve since evolved into hundreds of diverse species, but are now highly endangered.
“Island of Lemurs: Madagascar” highlights the tireless efforts of trailblazing scientist Dr. Patricia C. Wright and her lifelong mission to help these strange and adorable creatures survive in the modern world. Joining David Douglas once again behind the scenes are editor Beth Spiegel, co-producer Diane Roberts, and composer Mark Mothersbaugh. Songs are by Hanitrarivo Rasoanaivo & Tarika.
“Island of Lemurs: Madagascar” Blu-ray Combo Pack contains the following special features:
- Making of Island of Lemurs: Behind the Scenes
- The Story of Lemurs
- Meet Patricia Wright
- A Baby Indri
- Five Things About Indri
- The Cutest Lemur
- Go-Kart Racers
DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION ELEMENTS
“Island of Lemurs: Madagascar” will be available for streaming and download to watch anywhere in high definition and standard definition on their favorite devices from select digital retailers including Amazon, CinemaNow, Flixster, iTunes, Vudu and others. “Island of Lemurs: Madagascar” will also be available digitally on Video On Demand services from cable and satellite providers.
ABOUT DIGITAL HD WITH ULTRAVIOLET
*Digital HD with UltraViolet allows fans to watch a digital version of their movie or TV show anywhere, on their favorite devices. Digital HD with UltraViolet is included with the purchase of specially marked Blu-ray discs. Digital HD with UltraViolet allows consumers to instantly stream and download movies and TV shows to TVs, computers, tablets and smartphones through UltraViolet retail services like CinemaNow, Flixster, Target Ticket, VUDU and more. For more information on compatible devices go to wb.com/ultravioletdevices. Consult an UltraViolet Retailer for details and requirements and for a list of HD-compatible devices.
Blu-ray Combo Pack
Standard Street Date: March 31, 2015
DVD Languages: English, French, Latin Spanish
BD Languages: English, Latin Spanish, French
DVD Subtitles: English SDH, Latin Spanish, French
BD Subtitles: English SDH, Latin Spanish, French
Running Time: 41 minutes
DLBY/SURR DLBY/DGTL [CC]
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