CELEBRATE THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF A BELOVED ANIMATED FRANCHISE AND WELCOME ITS NEWEST ENCHANTING CHA
In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Golden Globe ® - nominated 1 animated classic THE SWAN PRINCESS, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is making the fan-favorite available in brilliant high definition for the first time ever with a collectible anniversary edition Blu-ray and in 4K HDR on digital, both available on October 29th . As fans reminisce over 25 years of the beloved series, they will also be able to enjoy the newest magical installment when THE SWAN PRINCESS: KINGDOM OF MUSIC debuts on DVD and Digital August 6.
THE SWAN PRINCESS, a magical, musical animated adventure based on the classic fairy tale & Swan Lake has captured the hearts of audiences around the world. The winner of the Film Advisory Board Award of Excellence and the Parents & Choice Award, it's the heartwarming story of the beautiful princess Odette, who is transformed into a swan by an evil sorcerer's spell. Held captive at an enchanted lake, she befriends Jean-Bob the frog, Speed the turtle and Puffin the bird. Despite their struggle to keep the princess safe, these good-natured creatures can do nothing about the sorcerer & spell, which can only be broken by a vow of everlasting love. THE SWAN PRINCESS is bursting with color, dazzling animation, beautiful music and the vocal talents of Jack Palance, John Cleese, Steven Wright, Sandy Duncan and Michelle Nicastro.
The 25 anniversary Blu-ray release includes an all-new featurette entitled “A Look Back, Tease Ahead,” plus a variety of additional archival features. In the newest film in the series, THE SWAN PRINCESS: KINGDOM OF MUSIC, our favorite princesses are back in an all new feature-length musical adventure. Princess Odette is hosting a music competition to celebrate Princess Alise’s birthday - the winner will sing at her grand birthday ball! Prince Li of Cathay has entered, but his sister Princess Mei Li has stowed away on his ship to seek help from Odette and Derek for Chen, who has been cursed to live as a dragon. Lucas and Alise are reunited but Prince Li’s arrival makes Alise doubt her feelings. While Li and Lucas fight for Alise’s heart, Derek and Odette try to help Mei Li and Chen break the curse. Who will win the music festival and will Chen ever be free from his curse?
Included with the Kingdom of Music DVD are interactive sing-alongs featuring two all-new toe-tapping tunes from the film and a behind-the-scenes featurette that explores how the world and characters of the film were brought to life. THE SWAN PRINCESS has a run time of approximately 90 minutes. THE SWAN PRINCESS: KINGDOM OF MUSIC has a run time of approximately 83 minutes. Both films are rated G.
THE SWAN PRINCESS CAST AND CREW Director: Richard Rich Executive Producers: Jared Brown and Seldon Young Co-Executive Producer: Matt Mazer Co-Producers: Terry Noss and Tom Tobin Producers: Richard Rich and Jared Brown Story By: Richard Rich and Brian Nissen Screenplay By: Brian Nissen Cast: Jack Palance, John Cleese, Steven Wright and Sandy Duncan