This summer, families will not want to miss the chance to own Mars Needs Moms, the story of a young boy‘s intergalactic adventure to find his Martian-nabbed mother as it arrives into living rooms across the country in a Blu-ray™ Combo Pack with 3D, DVD, Movie Download and On-Demand August 9, 2011. From Disney and Academy Award®-winner Robert Zemeckis (Best Director, Forrest Gump, 1994), comes the craziest adventure in the galaxy— complete with out-of this world special effects and jam packed with bonus features, it‘s a thrilling journey that‘s pure fun.
Mars Needs Moms will be available for purchase as a 4-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack (Blu-ray 3D™ + Blu-ray 2D + DVD + Digital Copy), a 2-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack (Blu-ray 2D + DVD), a 1-Disc DVD, High or Standard Definition Movie Download, and/or On-Demand (bonus features are not offered with On-Demand).
MARS NEEDS MOMS is brought to life by the performances of Seth Green (‘Family Guy’) as Milo, Joan Cusack (Toy Story 2 & 3) as Milo’s Mom, Dan Fogler (Kung Fu Panda, ‘Robot Chicken’) as Gribble and Elizabeth Harnois (A Single Man, ’90210′) as Ki and is directed by Simon Wells (The Time Machine, The Prince of Egypt) and produced by Robert Zemeckis (Disney’s A Christmas Carol, Forrest Gump).
Blu-ray 3D Bonus Features:
- Everything on the 2D Blu-ray & DVD plus:
- Mom-Napping (All-new 3D Exclusive) — There’s more than meets the eye during the Martian abduction of Milo’s Mom. This alternate scene — completely finished in 3D — tells all.
Blu-ray 2D Bonus Features:
Everything on the DVD plus:
- Extended Opening — The movie begins… but wait, there’s more. See it here.
- Life On Mars: The Full Motion-Capture Experience — Go way behind the scenes to the ‘space’ where the actors’ performances are captured. This feature-length, picture-in-picture viewing mode also lets you listen to director Simon Wells and actors Seth Green and Dan Fogler give a fun and insightful look into creating the movie.
- Deleted Scenes with Simon Wells introductions – 7 deleted scenes of which four are exclusive to the Blu-ray 2D release. Some cool scenes ended up on the cutting room floor. Now you can see them with introductions by director Simon Wells.
- ‘“Flower Power’ Easter Egg – the name of the show that Ki watched and learned English from is entitled ‘Freaks on the Street’
Movie Download Bonus Features:
- Everything on the DVD plus:
- Deleted Scenes — Three deleted scenes with introductions by Director Simon Wells
DVD Bonus Features:
- “Fun With Seth” – The cast and crew had a galaxy of fun making Mars Needs Moms, thanks to the on-set antics of Seth Green and Dan Fogler. Watch them do the ROM dance see them compete to see who can do their verbal ROM the fastest, and much more.
- Martian 101 – Do you speak Martian? Go behind the scenes and see how the producer and cast came up with their own unique Martian language. Then learn how to speak it yourself with lessons from a leading Martian language expert.