What’s on DVD Tuesday, October 2, 2012?
It has been a very long time since I watched Cinderella, a little over 10 years. I remember watching Cinderella when I was very young and I remember watching it in Spanish. As I watched Cinderella The Diamond Edition this past weekend, I kept humming the songs in my head in Spanish, as I thought about the first time I saw it many years ago.
Cinderella is one of those fairy tales that never gets old, no matter how old it is. This is one Blu-ray/DVD that everyone with kids and no kids should have in their home. We all grew up watching this movie, and it is a timeless classic that everyone can appreciate.
The public made CINDERELLA one of the highest-grossing films of the year and Disney’s most successful release since BAMBI. In fact, it was one of the top-grossing films of 1950, pulling in $4 million during its initial release. (Amazon)
Some special features included in the Blu-ray/DVD:
• “Tangled Ever After Animated Short
• Behind the Magic: A New Disney Princess Fantasyland
• Diane Disney Miller Intro
• Personalized Digital Storybook: Bibbidi-Bobbidi-You (Disney Second Screen Experience)
• The Magic of the Glass Slipper: A Cinderella Story
• Classic DVD Bonus
Who doesn’t love a Tim Burton movie with an awesome actor like Johnny Depp?! Johnny Depp movies are hardly ever disappointing. This is one I have to see.
From the wonderfully warped imagination of Tim Burton comes the story of Barnabas Collins (Johnny Depp), a dashing aristocrat who is turned into a vampire by a jilted lover and entombed for two centuries. Emerging from his coffin into the world of 1972, he returns to his once-majestic home, only to the few dysfunctional descendants of the Collins family who remain… (Amazon)
Please note: A complimentary copy of Cinderella the Diamond Edition was received by the PR/Marketing agency for this review post. However, this did not affect the views expressed on this post.