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Yogi Bear Bounds Onto Blu-ray, DVD & Digital Download

Get ready for an adventure with everyone's favorite pic-a-nic basket-stealing bear when, “Yogi Bear" heads onto Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital Download on March 22nd from Warner Home Entertainment Group.

Press Release from Warner Home Entertainment Group

Burbank, CA – Get ready for an adventure with everyone's favorite pic-a-nic basket-stealing bear when, “Yogi Bear" heads onto Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital Download on March 22nd from Warner Home Entertainment Group. Follow Yogi and Boo Boo in this new journey, filmed in 3D, which combines live action with computer animation.

When Yogi finds out that Jellystone Park is being sold, tossing him, Boo Boo, and all their friends out of the only home they've ever known, he and Boo Boo join forces with his long-suffering nemesis, Ranger Smith. They must find a way to save the park from closing forever!  Dan Aykroyd stars as the voice of Yogi, Jellystone Park's notorious troublemaker, and Justin Timberlake as the voice of Boo Boo, Yogi's faithful pal and co-conspirator in his never-ending schemes.

Directed by Eric Brevig, "Yogi Bear" features the voices of Dan Aykroyd (“Ghostbusters”), Justin Timberlake (“The Social Network”), and stars Anna Faris (“Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs”, “Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel”), Tom Cavanagh (TV’s “Ed”) in the film's live-action cast.

"Yogi Bear" will be available on Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, featuring a 3D hi-definition, a 2D hi-definition, a standard definition and a digital copy of the film, for $44.95, Blu-ray Combo Pack, featuring a hi-definition, a standard definition and a digital copy of the film, for $35.99 and on single disc DVD for $28.98.

On March 22, "Yogi Bear" will be available for rent ON DEMAND in 3D and HD through Digital Cable, Satellite TV, and select game consoles.  It is also available to buy through DIGITAL DOWNLOAD from digital movie retailers and select game consoles.

It will also be available to rent via kiosks and subscription on April 19th.

SYNOPSISYogi has always relied on his quick wit and fast feet to stay one step ahead of irate campers while dodging his long-suffering nemesis, Ranger Smith. But he and Boo Boo are about to face a situation worse than anything Yogi has ever gotten them into...Jellystone Park is being sold!

To cover his mismanagement of city funds and fuel his election campaign, Mayor Brown plans to sell the park to loggers. Families will no longer be able to experience the natural beauty of the outdoors Jellystone has always provided--and, even worse, Yogi, Boo Boo, and all their friends will be tossed out of the only home they've ever known. Faced with his biggest challenge ever, Yogi must prove he really is "smarter than the average bear," as he and Boo Boo join forces with Ranger Smith to find a way to save the park from closing forever.

DVD ELEMENTS

Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack:Tons of kid-friendly special features with 5 fun pieces in 3D!*        3D Special Features:-       Fun on the Yogi Bear Set-       Tour of Jellystone Park-       Jellystone Park Jewel: Yogi’s Secret hiding Spot-       Jellystone Visitor Pic-a-nic Demo-       Looney Tunes Short: Rabid Rider*        Other Special Features:-       Spending a Day at Jellystone Park-       Yogi Bear Mash-Up-       Are you Smarter than the average bear? Game

Blu-ray Combo Pack:Over 30 minutes of fun kid-friendly special features!*        Spending a Day at Jellystone Park*        Yogi Bear Mash-Up*        Are you Smarter than the average bear? Game

DVD:*        Jellystone Jewel: Litterbug*        Jellystone Jewel: Yogi’s Secret Hiding Spots*        Yogi Bear Mashup

DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION ELEMENTS

“Yogi Bear” will be available digitally in 3D VOD, High Definition (HD) VOD and Standard Definition (SD) VOD from cable and satellite providers, and on select gaming consoles.  Consumers who choose the 3D or HD VOD version will have access to bonus content that includes “Bringing the Bears to Life,” a behind-the-scenes look at how Warner Bros. brought these iconic characters to life using groundbreaking technology, and a hilarious piece on how Yogi gets himself into trouble with crazy fireworks.

The film is also available for download from online digital retailers including iTunes and Amazon On Demand.  Consumers who purchase the movie from iTunes will receive a number of iTunes Extras including:

* Everyone Wants to Be Yogi:  The cast and crew reflect on the popular cartoon, as well as giving their best attempts at hilarious Yogi and Boo Boo impressions* Stand-In Shenanigans:  See how New Zealand actors played a crucial, but thankless role in being stand-in’s for Yogi and Boo Boo* Jellystone Jewels: Litterbug:  Ranger Jones gives his version of etiquette when visiting Jellystone* Looney Toons Short Rabid Rider:  Wile E. Coyote’s latest plan involves a state of the art, two-wheeled, self-balancing, electric scooter.  With the Road Runner in his sights, how can it go wrong?  Probably a lot of ways

BASICS

PRODUCTBlu-ray 3D Combo Pack - $44.95Blu-ray Combo Pack - $35.99Single disc Amaray (WS) - $28.98

Standard Street Date: March 22, 2011DVD Languages: English, Latin Spanish, Canadian FrenchBD Languages: English, Latin Spanish, Canadian French, Brazilian PortugueseDVD Subtitles: ESDH, Latin Spanish, Parisian FrenchBD Subtitles: ESDH, Latin Spanish, Parisian French, Brazilian PortugueseRunning Time: 80 minRating: PG (for some mild rude humor)DLBY/SURR   DLBY/DGTL   [CC]  The CreditsAbout Warner Home VideoA division of Warner Bros. Entertainment Group with operations in 90 international territories, Warner Home Video, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, commands the largest distribution infrastructure in the global video marketplace.  Warner Home Video's film library is the largest of any studio, offering top quality new and vintage titles from the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures, Turner Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, Village Roadshow, HBO Home Video, and New Line Home Entertainment. About Warner Bros. Digital Distribution A Division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, Warner Bros. Digital Distribution (WBDD) oversees the electronic distribution of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group’s content through Video-On-Demand, Pay-Per-View, Electronic Sell-Through and Subscription Video-On-Demand via cable, satellite, online and mobile channels.   WBDD also distributes content through third party digital retailers and licensees.  A worldwide industry leader since its inception, WBDD also manages the Studio’s E-commerce sites that include WBShop.com and WarnerArchive.com.  Twitter: @WBDigitalDist

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