Event: The Chronicles of Narnia DVD

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, directed by Andrew Adamson, is being released on DVD today. It stars Georgie Henley, Skandar Keynes, William Moseley, Anna Popplewell, Tilda Swinton, James McAvoy, Jim Broadbent and the voices of Liam , Ray Winston, Dawn French and Rupert Everett. Dean Wright was Overall VFX Supervisor with VFX mainly provided by Rhythm and Hues (Bill Westenhofer), Imageworks (Jim Berney), ILM (Scott Farrar), New Deal Studios (Ian Hunter), Soho VFX (Allan Magled) and Pixel Playground (Don Lee). In the first intsallment of C.S. Lewis classic, the 4 Pevensie children use a magic wardrobe to travel to the land of Narnia where the evil White Witch rules. They try to find the noble lion Aslan to try to defeat her.

There are 2 editions, regular and a Special Two-Disc Collector's Edition. Both editions include audio commentaries with Director Andrew Adamson, several cast members, Production Designer Roger Ford and Producer Mark Johnson. The Collector's Edition includes a making-of documentary and featurettes covering the director, the kid actors, the creation of the Narnia creatures, C.S. Lewis and Narnia and a shot breakdown of the melting river sequence.