Half-Blood Prince DVD Released Today in India


Nov 16, 2009

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A press release has just been issued noting that the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince DVD is now available in India. The DVD, which is also due out later this week for those in France, Germany and Australia among others (not out until next month for the US/UK), will contain that special preview of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. According to the press release:
“The Home Video launch of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince has
been supported by innovative marketing programmes. The Blu-ray &
DVD releases were preceded by a pre-release campaign at stores across
the country & on popular shopping portals. Customers were given the
opportunity to pre-book this coveted title before the November 16th
release date. Each customer on pre-booking won exclusive Harry Potter
merchandise: the Slughorn cap, Quidditch gym bag, limited edition film
cells, liquid gel mouse pads & sketch books!”

“One will see the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince promotional
campaign Online – on blogs, virals, forums & quizzes on social
networking sites and in exciting online contests. A 4-week out-of-home
campaign will also run in over 4200+ out-of-home screens across
restaurants, multiplex screens & indoor entertainment outlets.
Retail outlets will treat Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince as the
event of the year: a customer will be greeted with Harry Potter
life-size cut-outs in-store & Harry Potter balloon gateways.The DVD release will also be supported by a week’s Radio campaign
across 6 cities – Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai &

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