In an official press release, Disney has announced that the 1961 animated classic, One Hundred and One Dalmatians will be released for the first time ever on Blu-ray as part of Disney’s Diamond Collection. The film will also be making its HD Digital debut this February.
From the press release:
Pick your favorite spot to watch — anytime and anywhere — and get ready for a fun-filled adventure with the Diamond Edition of 101 Dalmatians! Pongo, Perdita and their super-adorable puppies are in for thrills, hilarious spills and an epic action-packed adventure when they face off with Cruella De Vil, Disney’s most fabulously outrageous villainess. When Cruella dognaps all of the Dalmatian puppies in London, brave animal heroes launch a daring plan to save all puppies from Cruella’s clutches! Unleash all the excitement and suspense of Disney’s 101 Dalmatians, a beloved classic you’ll want to share with your family again and again!
The new release will also include a slew of new bonus features and never-before seen material, including a brand new animated short!
- All new short: The Further Adventures of Thunderbolt
- Walt Disney Presents “The Best Doggoned Dog In The World” (1961 Version)
- Lucky Dogs
- Dalmatians 101: Hosted by Cameron Boyce (Disney Channel’s “Descendants”)
- Classic DVD Bonus Features
Released in 1961, One Hundred and One Dalmatians is one of Disney’s most beloved animated films. It was first released on Platinum Edition DVD in 2008, and now, once again returns from the Disney Vault for a limited time.