September 24, 2015

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@PITCHPERFECT 2 Twitter Party is happening on Saturday night! #PitchPerfect2Party


Call your girlfriends and host a Pitch Perfect viewing party this weekend.  It will be Aca-Amazing.   While you are at it join in the Twitter party on Saturday night at 5pm PST/ 8pm EST.   Use the hashtag #PitchPerfect2Party and follow the account @PITCHPERFECT, it will be a fun time!

The fabulous Bellas of Barden University are back to compete in the World Championships of A Cappella after a scandal threatens their legacy in Pitch Perfect 2The high-spirited sequel to the movie that sparked a worldwide phenomenon is  out now from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Pitch Perfect 2 is packed with more original musical arrangements, memorable one-liners and offbeat romance as the original’s most beloved characters fight to regain their former glory on a worldwide stage facing off against the toughest competition on the planet. Hysterical behind-the-scenes bonus features, never-before-seen deleted footage, all-new musical performances and a hilarious gag reel make Pitch Perfect 2 a must own on Blu-ray and DVD.

Oscar®-nominee Anna Kendrick (Into the Woods), Rebel Wilson (Bridesmaids), Brittany Snow (Hair Spray), Anna Camp (The Help), Alexis Knapp (Project X), Hana Mae Lee (“Super Fun Night”) and Ester Dean (Ice Age: Continental Drift) return as the girls who run the a cappella world, with Hailee Steinfeld (True Grit), Chrissie Fit (Teen Beach Movie, “General Hospital”) and Katy Segal (“Sons of Anarchy”) joining the team for the first time. Elizabeth Banks (The Hunger Games series), who also directed the infectiously funny film, and John Michael Higgins reprise their roles as clueless competition commentators Gail and John. Skylar Astin (21 & Over), Adam DeVine (“Workaholics”) and Ben Platt (Ricki and the Flash) rejoin the comedy as the Barden’s favorite Treblemakers with YouTube superstar Flula Borg and Birgitte Hjort Sørensen (Automata) leading the Bellas’ archrivals, German supergroup Das Sound Machine.
BONUS FEATURES EXCLUSIVE TO Blu-rayTM:
  • Never Before Seen Treblemakers Performance
  • The Making of the Riff- Off
  • Das Sound Machine Finale Breakdown
  • Snoop in the House
  • Green Bay Rap
  • Line-Aca-Rama
  • The World Championships of A Cappella
  • An Aca-Love Story: Bumper and Fat Amy
  • Elizabeth Banks’ Directorial Debut
  • Legacy: Hailee Steinfeld
  • Aca-Camp
  • Residual Heat Internship
BLU-RAYTM and DVD BONUS FEATURES
  • Deleted/Extended/Alternate Scenes
  • Gag Reel
  • Extended Musical Performances
  • The Bellas Are Back  
Beca (Anna Kendrick), Fat Amy (Rebel Wilson) and the Barden Bellas are back to pitch slap the world! After a scandal threatens to derail their last year at Barden, the three-time defending champs worry that they've lost their harmony for good. With one chance left at redeeming their legacy, they must face off against the toughest competition on the planet: German super group Das Sound Machine, and fight for their right to win at the World Championships of A Cappella. It will take the power of sisterhood to find their voice and see what it takes to be the world's top pitches!
FILMMAKERS:
Cast: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp, Alexis Knapp, Hana Mae Lee, Ester Dean, Skylar Astin, Adam DeVine, Hailee Steinfeld, Ben Platt, Chrissie Fit, Flula Borg, Elizabeth Banks, John Michael Higgins
Directed By: Elizabeth Banks
Written By: Kay Cannon
Based on Characters Created By: Mickey Rapkin
Produced By: Paul Brooks, Max Handelman, Elizabeth Banks
Executive Produced By: Scott Niemeyer, Jason Moore
Director of Photography: Jim Denault
Production Designer: Toby Corbett
Edited By: Craig Alpert
Costume Designer: Salvador Pérez
Music By:  Mark Mothersbaugh 
TECHNICAL INFORMATION BLU-RAY: Street Date: September 22, 2015 Copyright: 2015 Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Selection Number: 61142600 (US)/ 61142601 (CDN) Layers: BD-50 Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1 Rating: PG-13 for innuendo and language Languages/Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish and French Subtitles Sound: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1/Dolby Digital 2.0, Spanish DTS Digital Surround 5.1, French DTS Digital Surround 5.1 Run Time: 1 Hour 55 Minutes
TECHNICAL INFORMATION DVD
Street Date: September 22, 2015
Copyright: 2015 Universal Pictures Home Entertainment
Selection Number: 61142595/ 61142603 (CDN)
Layers: Dual
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Rating: PG-13 for innuendo and language
Languages/Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish and French Subtitles
Sound: English Dolby Digital 5.1/Dolby Digital 2.0, Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital 5.1
Run Time: 1 Hour 55 Minutes
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