PR: Disney Classics Together for the First Time – The Classic Caballeros Collection
Two Academy Award® Nominated
Disney Classics Together for the First Time
The Classic Caballeros Collection:
Saludos Amigos and Three Caballeros
On DVD April 29, 2008
BURBANK, Ca, January 30, 2008— For the first time, the two Academy Award nominated south of the border animated adventures are available together when Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment presents The Classic Caballeros Collection: Saludos Amigos/Three Caballeros on DVD April 29, 2008. Celebrate a cinematic Cinco de Mayo with Donald, Goofy and Walt Disney himself in this animated and live-action addition to the classic Disney collection.
Embark on thrilling adventures to South America and Mexico with Goofy, Donald Duck and Walt Disney himself as they experience all the music, beauty and excitement Latin America has to offer. In Saludos Amigos, Walt and his team of artists, musicians, writers and animators say “Adios!” to the U.S. to explore the heart and soul of Latin America. From the Bolivian Andes to the Argentine pampas, watch these four whimsical animated escapades while they travel to fun and exciting places. This delightful international adventure earned three Academy Award nominations in 1943 including Best Musical Score, Best Sound and Best Original Song.
Next, it’s Donald’s turn to take a fantastic journey through these colorful lands with his friends Joe Carioca and Panchito in The Three Caballeros. With lighthearted dance and lively music, this dazzling blend of live action and classic Disney animation is a celebration the whole family will enjoy! The film received two Academy Award nominations for Best Musical Score and Best Sound Recording.
· “South Of The Border With Disney” Featurette – Tag along with Walt and friends on a tour of Latin America.
· Walt Disney Interview
· “Don Donald” – Donald Duck Cartoon Short
· “Contrary Condor” – Donald Duck Cartoon Short
STREET DATE: April 29, 2008
Suggested retail price: $19.99 US / $24.99 Canada
Feature run time: 113 minutes
Rated: G for The Three Caballeros, Not Rated for Saludos Amigos
Bonus material not rated.
Technical specifications may only apply to feature
Aspect ratio: 1.33:1
Sound: 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround Sound
Languages: English, French and Spanish Language Track
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