"Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium," will arrive on DVD March 4th from Fox Home Entertainment.
Written and directed by Zach Helm, the fantasy features Dustin Hoffman, Natalie Portman and Jason Bateman in an engaging story about "the strangest, yet most wonderful toy store in the world."
Eccentric 243-year-old Edward Magorium (Hoffman) owns the most amazing store in the world – a toy haven in which everything inside literally comes to life. But when he decides to retire, the shop throws a tantrum and all its wonders begin to cease. Now his reluctant manager (Portman), skeptical accountant (Bateman) and most loyal customer (Zach Mills) must work together to save the emporium... by finding a little magic within themselves.
Extras on "Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium" will include several featurettes: "Strangely Weird And Weirdly Strange: The Magical World Of A Wonder Emporium," "An Eccentric Boss And An Awkward Apprentice" and "A Magical Toy Store."
Audio on the DVD will be in English, Spanish and French (5.1 Dolby Digital), along with Spanish and SDH subtitles.
The Blu-ray Disc will be authored in BD-Java with AVC (MPEG 4 compression) on a dual-layer 50 GB disc with English 5.1 DTS HD Lossless Master Audio plus English, French and Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital sound. (In addition, all special features on the Blu-ray Disc will be in in high-definition.)
The Suggested Retail Price will $29.98 for standard definition editions (both widescreen and full screen will be available) and $39.98 for the Blu-ray Disc. These are only suggestions, of course. The actual price you pay should be about $18.00 or $28.00 (Blu-ray).