“The Adventures of Tintin” Coming to DVD and Blu-ray on March 13, 2012

2012 Golden Globe® Winner ~Best Animated Feature Film~

FROM ACADEMY AWARD® WINNERS* STEVEN SPIELBERG AND PETER JACKSON COMES THE YEAR’S MOST ORIGINAL, ACTION-PACKED ADVENTURE

THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN

Based on One of the World’s Most Beloved Characters, Critically-Acclaimed Adaptation Debuts on Blu-ray 3Dâ„¢, Blu-rayâ„¢ and DVD March 13, 2012

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — The incomparable team of Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson brings the world-renowned stories of Hergé to life in the rollicking and wildly imaginative The Adventures Of Tintin, bursting onto Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD (all with UltraVioletâ„¢), On Demand and for Digital Download on March 13, 2012 from Paramount Home Media Distribution.

Winner of the 2012 Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature Film, The Adventures Of Tintin has been called “a grand thrill ride of a treasure hunt” (New York Post) and the “most delightful dose of pure entertainment since Raiders of the Lost Ark” (Minneapolis Star Tribune). Featuring groundbreaking and visually-stunning motion capture animation, an outstanding cast of voice talent headed by Jamie Bell, Andy Serkis and Daniel Craig, and a thrilling story filled with non-stop action,
The Adventures Of Tintinis a must-own film that the entire family will enjoy watching again and again.

The Adventures Of Tintin three-disc Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD combo pack and two-disc Blu-ray/DVD combo pack include over 90 minutes of special features that take viewers behind-the-scenes with Spielberg and Jackson to discover how the filmmakers brought the characters to life, learn about Tintin’s origins, delve into the design and animation processes, explore the creation of Tintin’s faithful dog, Snowy, and much more. The film will also be available as a single-disc DVD. All Blu-ray and DVD releases available for purchase will be enabled with UltraViolet, a new way to collect, access and enjoy movies. With UltraViolet, consumers can add movies to their digital collection in the cloud, and then stream or download them — reliably and securely — to a variety of devices.

The Adventures Of Tintin Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack

The Adventures Of Tintin Blu-ray is presented in 1080p high definition with English 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description, and with English, English SDH, French and Spanish subtitles. The DVD in the combo pack is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description, and with English, French and Spanish subtitles. The disc breakdown is as follows:

Blu-ray
Feature film in high definition
Toasting Tintin: Part 1
The Journey of Tintin
The World of Tintin
The Who’s Who of Tintin
Tintin: Conceptual Design
Tintin: In the Volume
Snowy: From Beginning to End
Animating Tintin
Tintin: The Score
Collecting Tintin
Toasting Tintin: Part 2

DVD
Feature film in standard definition

The Adventures Of Tintin Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack

The Adventures Of TintinBlu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD combo pack includes all of the above, plus a Blu-ray 3D presented in 1080p high definition with English 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description, and with English, English SDH, French and Spanish subtitles. The Blu-ray 3D includes the feature film presented in high definition and 3D.

The Adventures Of Tintin Single-Disc DVD
The single-disc DVD is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English Audio Description, and with English, French and Spanish subtitles. The disc includes the feature film in standard definition, plus The Journey of Tintin and Snowy: From Beginning to End.

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  • Chris Sobieniak

    Sounds like a good release. If I ever get some money by then perhaps I could buy the BD once it’s out.

  • Erico Mendonca

    I swear I read “The INCOMPATIBLE team of Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson”…

    It’ll be interesting to see this in HD at home, though.