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Title: Secret World of Arrietty, The (IMDb)
Starring: Bridgit Mendler
Released: 22nd May 2012
SRP: $39.99/$29.99

Further Details:
Disney has sent over info and cover art for the May 22nd, 2012 release of Studio Ghibli's most recent animated feature,

The Secret World of Arrietty


The 2-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack (1 Blu-ray Disc + 1 DVD) will feature a 1.85:1, 1080p High Definition transfer, DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 English and original Japanese audio, Dolby Digital 5.1 French audio, English SDH and French Subtitles, and the following extras:
  • Storyboard presentation of the film
  • Original Japanese Trailers and Television Commercials
  • “Summertime” Music Video performed by Bridgit Mendler, the speaking voice of Arrietty.
  • The Making Of “Summertime” Behind the Scenes – Bridgit Mendler hosts a look at the making of the music video.
  • “Arrietty’s Song” Music Video – Experience the movie’s theme song, performed by innovative singer and harpist Cécile Corbel, who also wrote the lyrics.

The 1-Disc DVD will feature Dolby Digital 5.1 Japanese and English audio, English SDH and French subtitles, the “Summertime” Music Video and The Making Of “Summertime” featurette.

Secret World of Arrietty, The

Secret World of Arrietty, The

Official press release:
Quote: Walt Disney Studios and the legendary Studio Ghibli (



Spirited Away

) proudly open the doors to

The Secret World of Arrietty

on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and DVD, on May 22, 2012. This visually stunning animated masterpiece stars an illustrious voice cast that includes Will Arnett, Amy Poehler, Bridgit Mendler, Moises Arias, David Henrie and the iconic and much beloved Carol Burnett.

Based on the acclaimed children’s book series “The Borrowers,” by Mary Norton,

The Secret World of Arrietty

is an imaginative tale of “little people” living furtively among us, and the unlikely friendship that forms when their hidden world is discovered. The heartwarming family adventure features beautiful, stylized animation and timeless themes of friendship, courage and determination.

An enthralling story, with the English language version directed by 7-time Academy Award®-winner Gary Rydstrom,

The Secret World of Arrietty

is a remarkable filmmaking achievement that families will want to add to their home entertainment collections and enjoy over and over.

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