Entire Beloved Film Franchise to Be Available in 4K Resolution with
High Dynamic Range (HDR)
BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Warner Bros. Home Entertainment announced today that all eight films in
the popular and acclaimed Harry Potter series will be
released on Ultra HD Blu-ray in 2017.
The last four films in the series will be released on March 28 and will
include Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter
and the Half-Blood Prince, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part
1, and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Harry Potter and the
Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, and
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire will be available later in
The Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Packs will include an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc
with the feature films in 4K with HDR, a Blu-ray disc with the feature
films and special features in HD, and a Digital HD version of the
Ultra HD Blu-ray showcases 4K resolution with High Dynamic Range (HDR)
and a wider color spectrum, offering consumers brighter, deeper, more
lifelike colors for a home entertainment viewing experience like never
For the complete 4K Ultra HD experience with HDR, a 4K Ultra HD TV with
HDR, an Ultra HD Blu-ray player and a high-speed HDMI cable are required.
All eight Harry Potter films on Ultra HD Blu-ray feature
DTS:X audio, which replicates and conveys the fluid movement of sound to
create a richer experience than previously possible by moving sound to
precisely where the mixer placed it. A hallmark of DTS:X immersive audio
technology is its ability to adapt to the speaker layout to best fit the
individual viewing space by seamlessly transporting sound to and through
specific locations within the viewing environment – in front of, behind,
above and beside the audience.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the
Half-Blood Prince, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1, and
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 will be available
on March 28 on Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack for $44.95 SRP each, and
feature an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc with the feature film in 4K with HDR, a
Blu-ray disc with the feature film and special features in HD, and a
Digital HD* version of the feature film. Fans can also own the Harry
Potter films in 4K Ultra HD via purchase from select digital
The Harry Potter films on Ultra HD Blu-ray will
contain the same special features that were included on each of the
film’s previous Blu-ray releases.
ABOUT DIGITAL HD WITH ULTRAVIOLET
*Digital HD with UltraViolet allows fans to watch a digital version of
their movie or TV show anywhere, on their favorite devices. Digital HD
with UltraViolet is included with the purchase of specially marked
Blu-ray discs. Digital HD with UltraViolet allows consumers to instantly
stream and download movies and TV shows to TVs, computers, tablets and
smartphones through UltraViolet retail services like CinemaNow,
Flixster, Vudu and more. For more information on compatible devices go
to wb.com/ultravioletdevices. Consult an UltraViolet Retailer for
details and requirements and for a list of HD-compatible devices.
About Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Inc.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) brings together Warner Bros.
Entertainment’s home video, digital distribution and interactive
entertainment businesses in order to maximize current and
next-generation distribution scenarios. An industry leader since its
inception, WBHE oversees the global distribution of content through
packaged goods (Blu-ray Disc™ and DVD) and digital media in the form of
electronic sell-through and video-on-demand via cable, satellite, online
and mobile channels, and is a significant developer and publisher for
console and online video game titles worldwide. WBHE distributes its
product through third party retail partners and licensees.
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