Friday, February 19, 2016

Enter to #Win 1 of 3 Digital Download Codes for Disney Pixar's The Good Dinosaur - Also Available on Blu-Ray and DVD on 2/23 #Giveaway

From the Studio That Brought You “Inside Out”
Comes the Hilariously Heartwarming Tale of Unlikely Friendship

The Perfect Adventure for the Whole Family Stampedes Home On
Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere February 23
Extensive Bonus Features Include the Academy Award© Nominated Theatrical Short “Sanjay’s Super Team,”
Making-of Featurettes, Deleted Scenes and More!

My girls have been waiting for The Good Dinosaur to arrive on DVD as they missed it when it was in theaters due to being sick.  Savannah was cute and asked me shortly thereafter the theater release when it would arrive on DVD so that they could add it to her calendar.  And, just like counting down to Christmas she has been counting down the  days until The Good Dinosaur arrives on DVD so that we can pick it up and watch it.  I have already pre-ordered my copy from Amazon and can't wait to surprise the girls on Tuesday with it.  I know what we will be watching that night. :-)

Were you and your family able to catch this heartwarming family film when it was in theaters?  If so, did it become an instant favorite?  Some friends loved the movie, while others said it was hard to watch as it had some sad parts.  I, for one, am one that has to sit with a box of tissues, even for children's films.  So, come Tuesday when we snuggle up on the couch to watch The Good Dinosaur for the first time, I will be sure to have my tissues handy.

I am so excited to offer three (3) Inspired by Savannah readers the chance to win a digital download code for this upcoming Disney Pixar release.  This movie is sure to make your next family movie night a hit with everyone.  And, the movie will have you talking about it for days and having you ask when you will see it again. :-)

And, without further delay, here is my giveaway.  Good luck!


The Good Dinosaur

Thanks to the folks at Walt Disney Studios, three (3) lucky winners will receive a digital download code to this wonderful family-friendly movie.  To enter, please complete the entries on the Rafflecopter form below.  Good luck!

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More about this upcoming Digital HD, Disney Movies Anywhere (DMA), Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On-Demand release on 2/23:


From the innovative minds of Disney•Pixar comes a hilariously heartwarming adventure about the power of confronting and overcoming your fears and discovering who you are meant to be.

The Good Dinosaur asks the question: What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely, and giant dinosaurs never became extinct? In this epic journey into the world of dinosaurs, an apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend. While traveling through a harsh and mysterious landscape, Arlo learns the power of confronting his fears and discovers what he is truly capable of.

Bring home this original story full of humor, heart, action and imagination, perfect for the whole family! 

CAST:                                    Raymond Ochoa (NBC’s “The Night Shift,” TNT’s “Rizzoli & Isles,” “Disney’s A Christmas Carol”) as Arlo; Jeffrey Wright ("The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Parts I & II”, HBO's "Boardwalk Empire") as Arlo’s wise Poppa; Frances McDormand (HBO's "Olive Kitteridge," "Fargo") as Arlo’s strong Momma; Marcus Scribner (ABC’s “black•ish”) as Arlo’s brother, Buck; Jack Bright (“Monsters University”) as Spot; Steve Zahn(“Captain Fantastic,” “Ridiculous Six,” “Rescue Dawn,” “Mad Dogs”) as a fearless pterodactyl named Thunderclap; AJ Buckley (TNT’s “Murder in the First,” FX’s “Justified”) as teen T-Rex Nash; Anna Paquin (HBO’s “True Blood”) as Nash’s tenacious sister, Ramsey; Sam Elliott (FX's "Justified," "I’ll See You In My Dreams," “Grandma”) as T-Rex patriarch Butch

DIRECTOR:                          Peter Sohn (Short – “Partly Cloudy”)
PRODUCER:                        Denise Ream (“Cars 2,” “Up”)
EXEC. PRODUCERS:         John Lasseter (“Inside Out”), Lee Unkrich (“Monsters University”) and Andrew Stanton(“Inside Out”)
AND DEVELOPMENT:     Bob Peterson
STORY:                                 Peter Sohn, Erik Benson, Meg LeFauve, Kelsey Mann and Bob Peterson
SCREENPLAY BY:              Meg LeFauve (“Inside Out”)
MUSIC:                                 Academy Award®-winning film composer Mychael Danna (“Life of Pi”) and Emmy®-nominated composer Jeff Danna (“Tyrant”)

RELEASE DATE:                  February 23, 2016

PRODUCTS:                        Digital HD, Disney Movies Anywhere (DMA), Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On-Demand

BONUS:                                Digital HD*, Blu-ray Combo Pack & Disney Movies Anywhere (DMA)
THEATRICAL SHORT – Sanjay’s Super Team - Sanjay loves the world of cartoons and comics, while his father tries to draw him into his Hindu traditions. Reluctance quickly turns into awe-inspiring adventure as the boy embarks on an amazing journey, returning with a new perspective they can both embrace.

TRUE LIES ABOUT DINOSAURS - We know – it’s preposterous to think Apatosaurs spoke English. Learn more about what separates the fictional dinosaurs of “The Good Dinosaur“ from what scientists know about real dinosaurs.

RECYCLOSAURUS - Pixar takes creative competition seriously. Maybe a little too seriously. Watch as “The Good Dinosaur” crew competes to see which department can create the best dinosaur ever…using only discarded items from the studio’s “free table.”  

THE FILMMAKERS’ JOURNEY - Finding your way from an idea to a film takes a lot of exploration. Director Peter Sohn and his fellow filmmakers talk about the challenging, inspiring, and unexpectedly emotional experience of making “The Good Dinosaur.”

EVERY PART OF THE DINOSAUR - The filmmakers talk about the special animation challenges of “The Good Dinosaur” – including figuring out how to animate a dinosaur who’s really a boy, and a boy who’s got the spirit of a dog.

FOLLOWING THE T-REX TRAIL - Follow the filmmakers as they travel to a working cattle ranch and meet the McKays, a close-knit family whose work ethic, generosity, and stories inspired the T-Rex ranchers of the film.

COMMENTARY - Commentary from director Peter Sohn, story supervisor Kelsey Mann, supervising animator Mike Venturini, director of photography/lighting Sharon Calahan, and supervising technical director Sanjay Bakshi.

DINO BITES - Montage of original animated pieces produced to promote “The Good Dinosaur.”

HIDE AND SEEK - A short animated clip produced to promote “The Good Dinosaur.”

o   The Attack  - An idyllic introduction to the family farm is cut short when a savage predator attacks the newborn Arlo. With an introduction by Director Peter Sohn.
o   Building the Silo – An admiring Arlo is thrilled to follow along as his father builds a silo for the family farm. With an introduction by Director Peter Sohn.
o   Waiting for Poppa – Arlo awaits the return of his beloved father on a stormy night, only to be greeted with tragic news. With an introduction by Director Peter Sohn.

Blu-ray 3D & DVD:
·         THEATRICAL SHORT – Sanjay’s Super Team
Digital Exclusive:
JUST LISTEN - Trace the development of the unique soundscape of “The Good Dinosaur,” from the wilds of British Columbia as Sound Designer Craig Berkey collects sounds, to the recording studio where Jeff and Mychael Danna use instruments from around the world to create the music.

*Digital bonus offerings may vary by retailer     

FEATURE RUN TIME:       Approximately 93 min.
RATING:                               Feature Film: PG in U.S.; PG in CE; G in CF
ASPECT RATIO:                  Blu-ray Feature Film = 1080p High Definition / 2.39:1
                                                DVD Feature Film = 2.39:1
AUDIO:                                 Blu-ray = 7.1 DTS
                                                DVD = 5.1 Dolby
LANGUAGES:                     English, French & Spanish
SUBTITLES:                          English SDH, French & Spanish

SOCIAL MEDIA:                 Facebook:               

Disney Movies Anywhere (DMA) is an engaging and family-friendly cloud-based digital movie service that makes it simple to buy your favorite Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars movies once and watch them anywhere.  With DMA you can explore Disney’s library of over 450 eligible digital movies, discover hours of new and exclusive short-form content, and watch your digital movies from the comfort of the living room or across multiple mobile devices.  Using the free DMA apps and website, you can connect your DMA account with participating providers including iTunes, Amazon Video, VUDU, Microsoft Movies and TV and Google Play and unlock access to your eligible movie collections across platforms and devices –  iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Apple TV/Airplay, Amazon’s Fire tablets, Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, Microsoft Movies and TV service on Windows and Microsoft Xbox devices, Android mobile and tablet devices and Android TV, Chromecast and the Roku® platform.  In addition, you can redeem Digital Copy codes found in Disney, Pixar and Marvel Blu-rays and DVDs, as well as earn Disney Movie Rewards points with every digital purchase.  

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  1. My favorite Disney movie of all time is Toy Story. I thought it had a great blend of humor and heart. Thanks for the giveaway. I hope that I win. Bernie W BWallace1980(at)hotmail(d0t)com

  2. Finding Nemo is my favorite! I just love the characters in this movie!

  3. My favorite Disney movie has been Sleeping Beauty since I was a little girl. I love the Fairy Godmothers! And The Incredbiles is my favorite Pixar movie because of Jack-Jack!

  4. My favorite Disney movie is Cinderella because it is so magical and pretty.
    heather [email protected]

  5. I like Despicable Me and Inside Out. This movie looks really cute.