Moomins and the Comet Chase, an animated film based on the award-winning, international bestselling children’s books by Tove Jansson, is now available on VOD and DVD in North America. The film features an all-star cast including Max von Sydow, Alexander Skarsgård, Stellan Skarsgård, Mads Mikkelsen, Peter Stormare, and Helena Mattsson and original music composed and performed by Björk.
With the help of his father, Moominpappa, Moomintroll and his worried friends embark on a journey to the observatory to find out why everything in their valley is covered in thick grey dust and the sky continues to get redder by the day. They discover a comet is heading straight for them, but can they make it back to Moominhouse to get everyone to safety in time?
The Iron Giant returns to home screens when The Iron Giant: Signature Edition is released for the first time on Blu-ray Disc on September 6. Also available on September 6 will be an Ultimate Collectors Edition. The 1999 film directed by Brad Bird has been fully remastered and enhanced with two all-new scenes.
With the arrival of Kung Fu Panda 3, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has re-released DreamWorks Animation’s Kung Fu Panda and Kung Fu Panda 2, in what they’re calling “Ultimate Edition of Awesomeness.” But just how awesome are these re-releases? The answer: A skadoosh amount! Read the entire review after the page break.
Pixar’s Inside Out is scheduled for release on Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere October 13th and on Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray Combo Pack and On-Demand November 3rd. Additionally, along with the extensive line-up of bonus features including deleted scenes, the theatrical short film LAVA and “Paths to Pixar: The Women of Inside Out,” comes the all-new animated short “Riley’s First Date?” Check out a sneak peek below (skip to 0:55):