Are we SURE he's not going to eat those children?
Credit to this one goes to ScottFrye on Twitter
, who asked if Kiki's Delivery Service
, My Neighbor Totoro
, and Laputa: Castle in the Sky
were getting DVD re-releases. I took a quick peek on Amazon.com and it looks like the answer is: "yes!" (For the record, it turns out he found them on Right Stuf's recent changes page
, even though I got my info from Amazon-- just to ensure proper credit all around.)
Each film comes as a 2-disc special edition set, and the second DVD is full of special features. Those features are, generally speaking, "The World of Ghibli - An Extraordinary Interactive Experience," an "Enter the Lands" feature that goes into the characters and story of each movie, a Behind the Studio collection of new interviews and documentary footage for each specific film, and a storyboard presentation as well. Kiki's Delivery Service
both also feature introductions from Disney Chief Creative Officer (and Miyazaki pal) John Lasseter himself, although the same is not listed for Totoro
All three come out on March 2nd, 2010, the same day that Ponyo
will be released (also in a two-disc package, whether you go DVD or Blu-Ray), with a $29.99 MSRP. Which begs the question: which one(s) do you plan to buy? And if you could only buy ONE...which would it be?
And which Ghibli movie that is NOT on this list would you like to get a special edition DVD of? (I'm thinkin' Howl's