Dreamworks Animation and 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment have announced the addition of the animated film Turbo to their upcoming slate of Blu-ray releases. The film is directed by David Soren and features the voice talents of Ryan Reynolds, Paul Giamatti, Maya Rudolph, Michael Peña, Luis Guzmán, Bill Hader, Richard Jenkins, Ken Jeong, Michelle Rodriguez, Snoop Dogg, and Samuel L. Jackson. Turbo will be released in both a 2D and 3D Blu-ray editions. Both versions will be released everywhere beginning on November 12th.
Turbo is a high-velocity 3D comedy about an underdog snail who kicks into overdrive when he miraculously attains the power of super-speed. But after making fast friends with a crew of streetwise, tricked-out es-car-goes, Turbo learns that no one succeeds on their own. So he puts his heart and shell on the line to help his pals achieve their dreams, before Turbo-charging his own impossible dream: winning the Indy 500.
Turbo was released in July of this year and grossed over $159 million in worldwide box office.
The Turbo Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy Deluxe Edition includes an extra holiday gift, the Turbo pullback racer toy for a limited time while supplies last. Other special features include:
- Smoove Move’s Music Maker – Watch action-packed music videos featuring songs from the film
- Meet Tito – Director David Soren provides an introduction for a scene that was deleted from the film.
- The Race – Director David Soren provides an introduction for a storyboard sequence that eventually made it into the film. Viewers can even see picture-in-picture comparison to the final cut.
- Shell Creator – Create your own shell from select-able parts
- Champions Corner – Host Paul Page interviews Turbo one-on-one to hear all about his racing techniques and inspirations!
- Be An Artist! – Dave Burgess, Head of Character Animation on the film, shows the audience how to draw: Turbo, Whiplash, Skidmark, Burn, Smooth Move, White Shadow, Chet and Customizable Racers.
- Team Turbo: Tricked Out – See Turbo and all the rest of the snail crew in a break- down of the cool components that make up each of their shells.
- TURBO F.A.S.T Trailer from TV show – First look at upcoming new TV show this December
- Holiday Favorites – Sneak Peeks
- World of DreamWorks Animation – Music videos from your favorite DreamWorks Animation feature films
Theatrical Trailer for Turbo courtesy of The JoBlo Movie Network