As if you needed another reason to buy the Harry Potter DVD, now it includes a preview of the new Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal’s Islands of Adventure. The DVD comes out tomorrow, the attraction opens Spring…ish.
NEW “HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE” DVD WILL ALSO TAKE YOU
BEHIND-THE-SCENES OF THE WIZARDING WORLD OF HARRY POTTER
DVD – In Stores Just in Time for the Holidays – Includes Special Preview of Interviews with Film Talent, Exclusive Looks at Highly-Anticipated World
Sneak Peek Only Available in Blu-ray and 2-Disc Special Edition Versions of DVD
WHAT: The new “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” Blu-ray and 2-Disc Special Edition DVD takes you behind-the-scenes for an exclusive look at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – the most highly anticipated travel destination of 2010 (click here for a preview of the behind-the-scenes feature). The magical land based on the popular Harry Potter books and films will open at Universal Orlando Resort in Spring 2010.
Launching just in time for the holiday season, the Blu-ray combo pack and 2-Disc Special Edition DVD includes a special 11-minute video that reveals more about the The Wizarding World of Harry Potter than has been announced to-date. The sneak peek featurette includes interviews shot on location with stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint and more – with each sharing new details and their excitement about The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
Also included are clips of the film series producers David Heyman and David Barron and the art directors working closely with the Universal Orlando Resort Creative team to create the magical experience that is The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
Never-before-seen footage includes:
· Glimpses into the ride experiences of Flight of the Hippogriff, Dragon Challenge and Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey
· A first-look at some of the delectable foods and drinks, including Cauldron Cakes, treacle fudge and Butterbeer
· Universal Orlando Creative team members meeting with J.K. Rowling and the filmmakers
Inspired by J.K. Rowling’s compelling stories and characters, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter will provide visitors with a one-of-a-kind experience complete with multiple themed attractions, shops and a restaurant.
WHEN: Blu-ray Combo pack and 2-Disc Special Edition DVD on-sale Tuesday, December 8