LION KING 2, Special Edition Available March 6, 2012 on Blu-ray™, DVD and Digital Includes a New Timon and Pumbaa Animated Short



Special Edition Available March 6, 2012 on Blu-ray™, DVD and Digital
Includes a New Timon and Pumbaa Animated Short


Synopsis:    The king of animated films reigns in this final chapter of The Lion King      trilogy, now breathtakingly beautiful for the first time in a 2-Disc Blu-ray     Combo Pack! Experience the power of “Upendi”—which means “love”—     as Kiara, Simba’s strong-willed daughter, seeks adventure away from      her father’s watchful gaze. Timon and Pumbaa can do only so much to      protect her, especially when she encounters an intriguing rival, Kovu, a      cub who is being groomed to lead Scar’s pride.
    As Kiara and Kovu search for their proper places in the great “Circle Of      Life,” they discover that it may be their destiny to reunite their prides      and bring peace to the Pride Lands.
    Featuring the original all-star voice cast, breathtaking animation and      enchanting songs, Kiara and Kovu’s adventure thrills audiences of all      ages as the glorious “Circle Of Life” continues for a new generation.
Cast:     Matthew Broderick  (Ferris Bueller’s Day Off) as voice of Simba
    Nathan Lane (Broadway’s “The Producers”)  as voice of Timon
    Ernie Sabella (The Lion King) as voice of Pumbaa
    Neve Campbell  (Scream) as voice of Kiara
    Jason Marsden (TV’s “G.I. Joe: Renegades”) as voice of Kova
    Andy Dick (TV’s “Community”)  as voice of Nuka
    Robert Guillaume (TV’s “Benson”) as voice of Rafiki
    James Earl Jones (The Lion King) as voice of Mufasa
    Moira Kelly (The Lion King) as voice of Nala
Directors:   Darrell Rooney (Mulan II)
    Rob LaDuca (Mickey’s Adventures in Wonderland)
Bonus Features:  Timon & Pumbaa’s Insectapedia
    In this new animated bonus feature, Timon & Pumbaa gaze at the night      sky as the star constellations resemble their favorite meal, insects! 
Bonus Features continued: “One By One”
    An original animated short with vocals by The Lion King
    vocalist Lebo Morake.
    Timon & Pumbaa: Find Out Why
    In this series of animated shorts, Timon and Pumbaa provide answers to     some of life’s most puzzling questions including:
1. Why is there lightning and thunder?
2. Why do we sneeze? 
3. Why don’t Pandas live in the desert?
4. Why is there wind?
5. Why does an airplane fly? 

    Proud of Simba’s Pride
    A featurette that traces the making of the movie.
    “Love Will Find a Way” Music Video
    Performed by Kenny Lattimore and Heather Headley.
Digital Bonus Features:   Timon & Pumbaa’s Insectapedia  
    “One By One”    
Street Date:    March 6, 2012
    (Direct Prebook: 1/10/12; Distributor Prebook: 1/24/12)
Rating:   G in U.S. and G in Canada
  Bonus materials not rated.
Feature Run Time:  Approximately 81 minutes
Aspect Ratio:   Blu-ray: 1.78: 1/1080p High Definition
  DVD: 1.78:1/Widescreen
Sound:  Blu-ray: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, French and Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital 
  DVD: 5.1 Dolby Digital English, French and Spanish
Languages:   English
Subtitles:  English SDH, French and Spanish


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