Thursday, 17 March 2011
Harry Potter press release 17/03/11
PREPARE FOR THE FINAL BATTLE!
AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS ™ – PART 1
ARRIVING ON SKY BOX OFFICE,
FILM FLEX IN VIRGIN MEDIA’S MOVIES ON DEMAND AND BT VISION FROM 15TH APRIL
VIDEO ON DEMAND WILL INCLUDE AN EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK OF AN OPENING SCENE FROM THE HIGHLY ANTICPATED UPCOMING FILM HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS ™ – PART 2
The epic finale begins with “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows ™ - Part 1”, which arrives on Blu-ray™ Triple Play, DVD and Digital Download this April 11th and on Video On Demand (VOD) from 15th April, setting the stage for the much anticipated theatrical release of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows ™ - Part 2” this summer.
From celebrated director David Yates (Harry Potter series Years 5-7), “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows ™ - Part 1” brings back the highly-acclaimed cast including Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson as well as Academy Award® Nominee Ralph Fiennes (Clash of the Titans, The English Patient), Academy Award® Nominee Helena Bonham Carter (The Kings’s Speech, Sweeney Todd), Academy Award® Nominee Imelda Staunton (Vera Drake), Alan Rickman (Sweeney Todd, Love Actually), and Michael Gambon (The Good Shepherd, Gosford Park). “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows ™ - Part 1” also introduces Golden Globe® Winner Bill Nighy (The Constant Gardener, Love Actually) as Rufus Scrimgeour.
“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows ™ - Part 1” will be available to digitally download from 11th April and via Video On Demand from 15th April. Sky Box Office, FilmFlex in Virgin Media’s Movies on Demand and BT Vision services will include an exclusive Sneak Peek of an opening scene from the highly anticipated upcoming film “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows ™– Part 2”
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows ™ - Part 1 will also be available on Blu-ray Triple Play, featuring a hi-definition, a standard definition, and a digital copy of the film and on 2 Disc Special Edition DVD in widescreen format. “Harry Potter Years 1-7 Part 1” boxset will also be available on Blu-ray and DVD.