Disney’s modern classic ‘The Little Mermaid’ makes its high definition debut as The Little Mermaid: Diamond Edition on Disney Blu-ray on 2nd September 2013. With breathtaking new image and sound restoration, this will be the first time ‘The Little Mermaid’ has been available to own for over five years. Take the plunge and introduce the next generation to an unforgettable, underwater extravaganza! The Little Mermaid will also be released on digital download and Disney DVD.
The Little Mermaid Diamond Edition on Blu-ray includes an exclusive music video featuring Grammy®-nominated music superstar Carly Rae Jepsen performing a brand new version of ‘Part of Your World’, a featurette on the art of live-action reference, an introduction to the new generation of Disney animators, a glimpse at Jodi Benson’s visit to New Fantasyland and much more!
The Academy Award winning film (awarded Best Score and Best Song) and was directed and written by John Musker (The Princess and the Frog) and Ron Clements (Aladdin), and co-written by Irene Mecchi (Brave, The Lion King).
The Little Mermaid tells the story of Ariel (voiced by Jodi Benson; Tinker Bell and the Secret of the Wings, Toy Story 3), a spirited, young mermaid who sets off on the adventure of a lifetime with her best friend, tropical fish Flounder (voiced by Jason Marin; Back to the Future) and reggae-singing crab Sebastian (voiced by Samuel E. Wright; The Lion King on Broadway). It will take all of her courage and determination to make her dreams come true … and save her father’s underwater kingdom from the dreaded sea witch Ursula (voiced by Pat Carroll; Laverne and Shirley).
Invite Ariel to become part of your world with The Little Mermaid Diamond Edition on Blu-ray this September.