HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS- PART 2 arrives on BLU-RAY 3D, BLU-RAY and DVD

The “Boy Who Lived” comes face to face with the enemy of the wizarding world for a final, epic battle in HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2, as it  arrives on Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray & DVD on November 11, released by Reliance Home Video. Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson return for the closing installment of the most successful film franchise of all time. HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2 has earned more than $1.3 billion at the worldwide box office.

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2  is directed by David Yates who also helmed the magical blockbusters “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”, “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” and “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1”. Returning from previous “Harry Potter” films is an all-star supporting cast, including Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Warwick Davis, Tom Felton, Ralph Fiennes, Michael Gambon, John Hurt, Jason Isaacs, Matthew Lewis, Gary Oldman, Alan Rickman, Maggie Smith, David Thewlis, Julie Walters and Bonnie Wright.

The collective Harry Potter films are the highest-grossing franchise of all time, a global record it has held since the success of the sixth film, 2009’s “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince”.

SYNOPSIS

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2 is the final adventure in the Harry Potter film series. The much-anticipated motion picture event is the second of two full-length parts.

In the epic finale, the battle between the good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. The stakes have never been higher and no one is safe. But it is Harry Potter who may be called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice as he draws closer to the climactic showdown with Lord Voldemort. It all ends here.

PRODUCT DETAILS

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2 will be available on Blu-ray 3D (3-disc, Rs.1999), Blu-ray (2-disc, Rs.1499), DVD (2-disc Special Edition, Rs.599) & VCD (Rs.299).

The film is also available on VCD in local languages: Hindi (Rs.115), Tamil & Telugu (Rs.99).

BLU-RAY AND DVD ELEMENTS

The HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2 Blu-ray 3D and Blu-ray contain the following special features:

·         Blu-ray Exclusives: Maximum Movie Mode hosted by Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom) and other cast members (80 minutes) – As the epic showdown between Harry Potter and Lord Voldemort approaches, don’t miss a single detail as the forces of Good and Evil clash one final time throughout the grounds of Hogwarts. A Conversation with JK Rowling and Daniel Radcliffe – Join J.K. Rowling and Daniel Radcliffe for an exclusive conversation about bringing the character of Harry Potter to life, the last decade of films and how their lives have changed by the fame that they’ve both experienced.

·         The Goblins of Gringotts – Hosted by Warwick Davis, you’ll see the entire process of becoming a goblin” in a Harry Potter film, from auditions and casting to makeup and prosthetic tests as well as filming the final scenes.

·         The Women of Harry Potter – A look at the remarkable women in Harry Potter’s life and the critical role they play in the films.

·         When Harry Left Hogwarts – BAFTA award-winning filmmaker Morgan Matthews has been given unprecedented access to the creative decision-making processes that have been kept as a closely guarded secret – until now.  Hear the personal stories of the faces we know, and those we don’t, as we come to the end of one of the most successful eras in cinema history.

·         WB Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter

·         Deleted Scenes

For PS3TM Users:

·         Game demo of “LEGO® Harry Potter™: Years 5-7 for PS3TM

The HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2 Standard Definition DVD contains the following special features:

·         The Goblins of Gringotts – Hosted by Warwick Davis, you’ll see the entire process of becoming a goblin” on a Harry Potter film, from auditions and casting to makeup and prosthetic tests as well as filming the final scenes.

·         The Women of Harry Potter – A look at the remarkable women in Harry Potter’s life and the critical role they play in the films.

·         When Harry Left Hogwarts – BAFTA award-winning filmmaker Morgan Matthews has been given unprecedented access to the creative decision-making processes that have been kept as a closely guarded secret – until now.  Hear the personal stories of the faces we know, and those we don’t, as we come to the end of one of the most successful eras in cinema history.

·         WB Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter

·         Deleted Scenes

Also available on November 11 from Reliance Home Video is “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1” on Blu-ray 3D. The 3D version is available exclusively on Blu-ray 3D for Rs.1999.

Additionally, “Harry Potter: The Complete 8-Film Collection” featuring the complete Harry Potter film franchise will be available on November 11.  “Harry Potter: The Complete 8-Film Collection” will be available on Blu-ray for Rs.8999, DVD for Rs.3999 & VCD for Rs.1499.

Reliance Home Video is supporting the launch of HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2  with the release of the refurbished & repackaged Harry Potter Years 1-6 DVD Singles. These are 3-disc Collector’s Editions, which include the movie & 2 discs with bonus content.

On the launch of “HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2 Sweta Agnihotri, COO Reliance Home Video & Games, had to say, “This is an amazing end to the largest film franchise of all time. It is a definite must-own for all Potter fans & movie-lovers. We are supporting this launch with refurbished earlier Harry Potter films & the ultimate collectible Harry Potter: The Complete 8-Film Collection.”

The release of HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2 will also be marked by a special celebration at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort, where the Harry Potter stories live on.  The Harry Potter Home Entertainment Celebration will consist of a series of special events to be attended by cast and filmmakers from the Harry Potter films.  The three-day celebration will take place from Friday, November 11 to Sunday, November 13. Cast and filmmakers expected to be in attendance include James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley), Warwick Davis(Professor Flitwick, Griphook), Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood), Mark Williams (Arthur Weasley), David Bradley (Argus Filch), Jessie Cave (Lavender Brown) and many more to be named later.

This much-anticipated last installment of the magical franchise has been sought after by Potter fans & Muggles alike. The pre-booking numbers in India have set a new benchmark in the industry. A customer who pre-booked the Blu-ray or DVD was entitled to an absolutely free add-on DVD: “Hogwart’s Last Stand”. This piece dives into the epic final film, looking back at the major characters we’ve followed through the past 10 years and how they’ve wound up where they are for the final battle between good and evil. The pre-booking activity was carried out at all large retail chain stores & online e-commerce platforms.

The film has been a talking point on online social media networks as well. Reliance Home Video & Warner Bros. Pictures India Facebook fans can enjoy innovative applications, videos & games on their respective pages. A countdown was hosted on these Facebook pages. Daily contests marked the countdown to the launch. Fans could win DVDs of the previous Harry Potter films. The most consistent fan will win a copy of the “Harry Potter: The Complete 8-Film Collection” at the end of the promotion.

Fans can catch up with their favorite shows on Radio City & Radio Indigo across Mumbai, Delhi & Bangalore in order to participate in the Harry Potter contest & win DVDs!

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS – PART 2 is touted to be the biggest Home Video launch of this year. A fitting tribute to the greatest franchise of all time.