Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released “Pete’s Dragon” on a Blu-ray DVD combo pack! Here’s a description of the release:
Rediscover with your family the endearing story between Pete and his invisible dragon friend Elliott as they develop a special bond and share a magical friendship. With memorable characters and heartwarming songs including the 1977 Academy Award Best Original Song nominee, ‘Candle On The Water,’ Pete’s Dragon 35th Anniversary is the perfect timeless classic every member of your family will love.
Actors in the movie include:
Mickey Rooney (The Fox and the House,Night at the Museum)
Helen Reddy (singer/songwriter)
Sean Marshall (The Small One, The New Adventures of Heidi)
Red Buttons (The Poseidon Adventure, The Longest Day)
Jim Dale (TV’s “Pushing Daisies”)
The movie tells the story of a young boy named Pete who escapes the family that adopted him as they aren’t treating him very well. Pete’s invisible dragon friend Elliott helps him escape and acts as his protector during their journey. The duo make new friends along the way who care for them and keep them safe when Pete’s adoptive family comes looking for him.
The movie is similar to Disney’s “Mary Poppins” in that it uses live action mixed with animation as well as includes a number of fun songs. Kids of all ages will love Elliott the dragon each time he appears on the screen, and they’ll wish that they were Pete who gets to have such an awesome friend, who can become invisible at will!
This is a fun movie that we definitely recommend you check out! Let us know if you see “Pete’s Dragon” on the new Blu-ray DVD combo pack, and let us know what you think!
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