Hotel Transylvania 2 Blu-ray / DVD Release Date Details

Hotel Transylvania 2 Blu-ray / DVD Release Date Details

Genndy Tartakovsky‘s Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015) Blu-ray and DVD releases this upcoming January 12, 2016, after the Digital HD release on December 22, 2015. Noteworthy Blu-ray extras include director commentary, cast commentary with Adam Sandler, Robert Smigel, and Allen Covert among a few others detailed below. Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, and Selena Gomez star in Hotel Transylvania 2.

Press Release:

CULVER CITY, Calif., Nov. 23, 2015--Sony Pictures Animation’s monster family box-office hit HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2, which grossed more than $430 million in theaters worldwide to date, will debut on Digital HD Dec. 22nd, just in time for holiday viewing and on Blu-ray 3D(TM) Combo Pack, Blu-ray(TM) Combo Pack and DVD on Jan. 12th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The Hotel Transylvania sequel reunites ‘Drac’s Pack’ of loveable characters, led by "Vampa" Drac (Adam Sandler, Grown-Ups) as they try to put Mavis (Selena Gomez, Spring Breakers) and Johnny’s (Andy Samberg, TV’s "Brooklyn Nine-Nine") son Dennis through a "monster-in-training" boot camp to bring out his vampire side. But little do they know that Drac’s grumpy and very old, old, old-school dad Vlad (comedy legend Mel Brooks) is about to pay the family a visit to the hotel. And when Vlad finds out that his great-grandson is not a pure blood and humans are now welcome at Hotel Transylvania, it doesn’t take long for things to get batty!

The record-breaking film, which scored the best September opening of all-time previously held by the original Hotel Transylvania and was the #1 family film internationally for eight consecutive weeks, also features Kevin James (Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2), David Spade (TV’s "Rules of Engagement"), Steve Buscemi (TV’s "Boardwalk Empire"), Keegan-Michael Key (TV’s "Key and Peele"), Molly Shannon (TV’s "Saturday Night Live") and Fran Drescher (TV’s "The Nanny"). HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2 marks the return of 3-time Primetime Emmy-winning director Genndy Tartakovsky (Star Wars: Clone Wars), along with producer Michelle Murdocca (Hotel Transylvania). The screenplay is by Adam Sandler and Robert Smigel (TV’s "SNL").

The Blu-ray combo pack and DVD are full of extras, including Fifth Harmony’s "I’m in Love With a Monster" music video, a character sketch gallery, an inside look at how the filmmakers and animators created HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2 and director commentary with Genndy Tartakovsky. Exclusive to the Blu-ray are interactive featurettes on how to throw the ultimate monster party and draw your favorite characters from the film, a special Monster Scary-oke, which gives viewers the chance to sing along with Dennisovitch to spooky versions of three classic songs, must-see deleted scenes and much more.

Synopsis: In this all-new monster comedy adventure, everything seems to be changing for the better at Hotel Transylvania! However, Drac is worried that his adorable half-human, half vampire grandson, Dennis, isn’t showing signs of being a vampire. So while Mavis is on vacation, things get batty as Drac enlists his monster friends Frank, Murray, Wayne, and Griffin to put Dennis through a "monster-in-training" boot camp!

DVD Special Features (also on Blu-ray & Digital*)

  • Fifth Harmony Music Video: "I’m In Love With A Monster"
  • Character Sketch Gallery
  • Feature Commentary with Adam Sandler, Robert Smigel and Allen Covert
  • Feature Commentary with Director Genndy Tartakovsky

Blu-ray & Digital Exclusives*

All DVD Bonus Features Plus

  • Sing Along with Monster Scary-Oke!
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Make the Scary, Silly Sounds of HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2
  • How to Throw The Ultimate Monster Party
  • How to Draw Your Favorite Characters
  • The New Guys: Meet Vlad, Dennis, Kakie, and More!

* Digital Extras only available with iTunes Extras and Vudu Extras+

Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)

Synopsis: Dracula and his friends try to bring out the monster in his half human, half vampire grandson in order to keep Mavis from leaving the hotel.
Cast: Anthony J Sacco, Lex Lang, Steve Blum, Fred Tatasciore, Lynnanne Zager, Jonathan Loughran, Steve Buscemi, Jess Harnell, Kirk Thornton, Keegan-Michael Key, Molly Shannon, Mona Marshall, Nicholas Guest, Bridget Hoffman, Kevin James, Nick Offerman, Todd Haberkorn, Jon Lovitz, Ava Acres, Mel Brooks, Chris Kattan, Jessica Gee, Matthew Wolf, Nick Swardson, Brian T. Delaney, Audrey Wasilewski, Selena Gomez, Kari Wahlgren, Jared Sandler, David Cowgill
Directors: Genndy Tartakovsky
Genres: Horror, Fantasy, Comedy, Animation, Family
AKA(s): Hotel Transylvania 2 3D
Year: 2015
Runtime: 89
MPAA Rating: PG
Awards: 2
Nominations: 8
Writers: Robert Smigel, Adam Sandler
Producers: Allen Covert, Skye Lyons, Michelle Murdocca, Adam Sandler, Robert Smigel, Ben Waisbren
Musicians: Mark Mothersbaugh
Editors: Catherine Apple

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