Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince on Blu-ray and DVD, Plus More
Discover the intriguing inside stories of why so many of Britain’s most celebrated stars took roles in the series * See the newly unveiled screen test between Daniel Radcliffe and Evanna Lynch (selected to play Luna out of 15,000 hopefuls!) * Go on the set to see firsthand how each of the directors brought unique strengths to the series * Witness the amazing transformations as Daniel, Rupert and Emma grow with their characters over a decade of unprecedented filmmaking. Plus: Never-Before-Seen Screen Tests of Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson
DVD Special Features
DISC 1: Theatrical Version
DISC 2: Extended Version with 13 Minutes of Footage Not Shown in Theatres.
* Deleted Scenes
* Lockhart’s Classroom
* Photo Gallery
* Certificates - Have a look at Gilderoy Lockhart’s many achievements.
* Required Reading - Find out what text books you’ll need for Lockhart’s Defense Against the Dark Arts class.
* Extra Credit
* Behind Hogwarts
* A Conversation with J.K. Rowling and Steve Kloves - The author and screenwriter detail how the books are brought to life, and the changes that happen in the process.
* Dumbledore’s Office
* Build a Scene - Building a scene as magnificent as Professor Dumbledore’s office takes more than wood, plaster, nails and paint. It takes imagination.
* Tour Dumbledore's Office - Welcome to the self-guided tour of Professor Dumbledore’s office, one of the most fascinating rooms at Hogwarts.
* Interviews with Students, Professors and More
* Students - What would you ask the cast, if you could? Put yourself in the interview chair as the stars answer questions about making the film.
* Professors and More - Enjoy personal moments with the professors and others as they discuss their characters: Prof. Gilderoy Lockhart, Lucius Malfoy, Prof. Pomona Sprout, Molly Weasley, Arthur Weasley, Prof. Albus Dumbledore, Rubeus Hagrid, Prof. Severus Snape, Uncle Vernon Dursley, Aunt Petunia Dursley, Argus Filch, Prof. Minerva McGonagall.
* Gallery of Production Sketches
* The Chamber Challenge [Game]
* Tour the Chamber of Secrets - What are you doing here? This place isn’t safe. Begin your journey down the dark corridor for the self-guided tour of the Chamber of Secrets.
* The Forbidden Forest Challenge [Game]
* Colin’s Darkroom
* Tour Diagon Alley - Welcome to the self-guided tour of Diagon Alley, where you can find all your supplies for the school year. Explore the many shops, such as Flourish & Blotts and the Magical Menagerie.
* Spellcaster Knowledge Challenge [Game]
* EA Game Preview
* Creating the World of Harry Potter, Part 2: Characters - Explore how the cast and creative team of directors and designers take the characters’ descriptions on the page to the actors’ performances on film. [NEW]
* Screen Tests of Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson [NEW]
* Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Revealed - 2002 HBO First Look special
* Trailers and TV Spots
Digital Copy of Theatrical Film
Blu-ray Ultimate Edition
Includes everything listed above as well as the following Blu-ray exclusives:
* In-Movie Experience with Director Chris Columbus: An interactive viewer experience where the entire film is examined; includes PiP, Storyboard Comparisons, Still Galleries
* WB Maximum Movie Mode picture-in-picture programming, cast walk-ons, focus points, graphics and more.
* BD Live with access to worldwide events, special guest participants, community features and more.
Harry Potter Ultimate Editions
Year One: Harry Potter and The Sorcerer’s Stone
Year Two: Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets
Street Date: December 8, 2009
$49.99 SRP Blu-ray
$39.92 SRP DVD
CORALINE WIDESCREEN LIMITED EDITION GIFT SET on Blu-ray and DVD
* Special packaging and artwork
* Limited edition book: Getting Things Right - Henry Selick's insights into the inspiration process, and production of CORALINE.
* Limited Edition CORALINE Postcards
* Also includes 4 pairs of 3-D glasses