Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Wednesday 8th October 2008
Join Horton, the silly yet loveable elephant, for an incredible adventure the entire family will enjoy when Horton Hears a Who! is released by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment on DVD and Blu-ray on 20th October 2008. From the maker's of Ice Age, this colourful CG animated feature film comes with larger-than-life special features, including an all-new animated Ice Age short and Digital Copy - allowing you to transfer the entire movie onto a laptop or iPod for fun-filled entertainment on the go!
Based on the beloved children's book by Dr Seuss, Horton Hears a Who! tells the tale of an imaginative and fun-loving elephant Horton (voiced by Jim Carey, The Grinch who Stole Christmas, Bruce Almighty), who on hearing a cry of help coming from a speck of dust, discovers it is home to a miniscule city called Who-ville, which is governed by the neurotic mayor voiced by Steve Carrell (The 40 Year Old Virgin, The American Office).
Realising that Who-ville is in grave danger Horton sets out on an exhilarating adventure through the Jungle of Nool to protect his new-found friends and save the day. Facing ridicule and obstacles along the way from his jungle neighbours, Horton is nonetheless determined to prove that 'a person's a person no matter how small'.
Also featuring the voices of Jaime Pressly (My Name is Earl) and Isla Fischer (Wedding Crashers) Horton Hears a Who! is set to be a 'who-mongous' release this October with a huge range of special features.
DVD Standard Edition
Ice Age short: "Surviving Sid" - enjoy the latest adventures from your favorite Ice Age characters, Sid and Scrat, in this all-new animated short
DVD Limited Edition
Ice Age short: "Surviving Sid"|Digital Copy - transfer an entire copy of the film on to a portable device of your choice|Deleted footage and animation screen tests - see how the imaginative animation comes to life and enjoy never-before-seen clips from the film|Bringing the characters to life - watch as the animators act out silly performances that are recorded and used to create the movements from which the film's unique characters are animated|That's one big elephant: Animating Horton - from this animated featurette, learn how Horton comes to life and discover what goes into creating this Who-mongous character|Meet Katie - get the inside scoop on how the film's adorable fluffy yellow character, Katie was created!|Bringing Seuss to screen - see how the directors, Jimmy Hayward and Steve Martino, were true to Dr. Seuss' classic style while creating the colorful world of Whoville and the Jungle of Nool|The Elephant in the Room: Jim Carrey - watch comedy giant Jim Carrey bring Horton alive in this profile featurette; see how his movements and facial expressions helped create the look for Horton for the film|A person is a person: A universal message - take a closer look at the dynamic characters and action-packed story with the film's all-star cast and crew Our speck: Where do we fit in? - hear from other small voices in this short. Featuring interviews with everyday kids; discover how the smallest actions can help make a difference|Elephant Fun: The facts - learn all about real life elephants with this fun and informative featurette|We are here! game - test your abilities with this memory game in which you have to repeat the correct pattern of Who-noises! Remember - an elephant never forgets
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Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.