Big Slate Of DVD Releases For May 2002
Based on J.K. Rowling's popular book, the tale follows Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe), who for ten years has lived under the stairs of his aunt and uncle's house, until one day a giant invites him to study at Hogwart's School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Visual effects by Sony Imageworks. DVD features include never-before-seen footage, a 360-degree self-guided tour of Hogwart's, new interviews with director Chris Columbus and producer David Heyman, plus many interactive features and DVD-Rom Web links. Suggested retail price: Special Edition 2-disc DVD $26.99; VHS $24.99.
A young boy is transformed into an animated character and is sent on a journey through literary history. This Turner Feature Animation film combines live-action with animated sequences. DVD features include theatrical trailers and a making of featurette. Suggested retail price: DVD $19.98.
HOLLOW MAN (Superbit Deluxe Collection)
Dr. Sebastian Caine (Kevin Bacon) transforms himself into an invisible man via visual effects from Sony Imageworks. DVD features include "Anatomy of a Thriller," a making of featurette, three deleted scenes, trailers, filmographies, behind-the-scenes featurettes and VFX picture-in-picture comparisons. Suggested retail price: Superbit Deluxe Collection 2-disc DVD $28.95.