Disney’s The Little Mermaid: Diamond Edition Coming to Blu-ray October 1, 2013
Disney’s The Little Mermaid: Diamond Edition
Rediscover the Film That Gave Voice to a Whole Generation
On October 1, 2013, Disney’s The Little Mermaid: Diamond Edition will splash its way into homes for the very first time in Blu-ray™ hi-definition with new, breathtaking picture and sound restoration!
A whole new generation will discover life under the sea when Disney’s The Little Mermaid: Diamond Edition comes to home video this fall. Ariel (voiced by Jodi Benson), is a free-spirited mermaid, who is off on the adventure of a lifetime with her best friend, the adorable Flounder (voiced by Jason Marin), and the reggae-singing Caribbean crab Sebastian (voiced by Samuel E. Wright) at her side. But it will take all of her courage and determination to make her dreams come true—and save her father’s beloved kingdom from the sneaky sea witch Ursula (voiced by Pat Carroll).
Disney’s The Little Mermaid: Diamond Edition is directed by John Musker (Aladdin) and Ron Clements (Aladdin), produced by John Musker (Aladdin), Howard Ashman (Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast), and Maureen Donley (Anastasia), and features the voice talent of
Jodi Benson (Toy Story 2, Toy Story 3) as Ariel
Samuel E. Wright (The Lion King Broadway Show) as Sebastian
Jason Marin (Back to the Future) as Flounder
Pat Carroll (Laverne and Shirley) as Ursula
Buddy Hackett (The Music Man) as Scuttle
Christopher Daniel Barnes (The Brady Bunch Movie) as Eric
Kenneth Mars (Young Frankenstein) as Triton
Ben Wright (The Jungle Book, 101 Dalmatians) as Grimsby
Paddi Edwards (Hercules) as Flotsam and Jetsam
Edie McClurg (Ferris Bueller’s Day Off) as Carlotta the maid
Will Ryan (The Land Before Time) as Harold the Seahorse
Rene Auberjonois (The Patriot) as Chef Louis
The video will be released October 1, 2013, with direct prebooking available August 6, 2013 and distributor prebooking beginning August 20, 2013. The 3-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack (Blu-ray 3D + Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + Music Download) has a suggested retail price of $49.99 U.S./$56.99 Canada; the 2-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack with Digital Copy (Blu-ray + DVD/ Digital Copy) of $44.99 U.S./$47.99 Canada; and the 2-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack (Blu-ray + DVD) of $39.99 U.S./$42.99 Canada.
Bonus features include an all-new music video, Part of Her World: Jodi Benson’s Voyage to New Fantasyland, deleted character sketch, The Real Little Mermaid: Live Action Reference Model, and more!
To learn more about Disney’s The Little Mermaid: Diamond Edition
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