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Half-Blood Prince DVD Released Today in India

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Posted by: sue
November 16, 2009, 06:39 AM

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 & Kolkata."

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73 Comments

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Some things make you wonder how lucky some people are!!!

Posted by Jane_Potter on November 16, 2009, 10:58 PM report to moderator
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Just got my copy from the shops! (Australia) Looking forward to watching it again tonight.

Posted by Mira on November 16, 2009, 11:26 PM report to moderator
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Lucky Indian fans!

Posted by simos girl {WBM} ~Lemon~ on November 16, 2009, 11:31 PM report to moderator
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LUCKY DUCKS!!!!

Posted by Catherine ( *SQUEE!*) on November 16, 2009, 11:39 PM report to moderator
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Indian fans are soo lucky!! I don’t know if I’ll last another MONTH. Especial;ly now, knowing that there’s for sure gonna be a Deathly Hallows featurette on it!! :’(

Posted by DesQueJteVois on November 17, 2009, 01:38 AM report to moderator
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Can’t wait for Wednesday!!!

Only one of the very, very rare occasions Australia gets a better Potter deal than the US!

Posted by WickedLoz on November 17, 2009, 02:09 AM report to moderator
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Mira – Where did you get your copy? I went to JB-HIFI today and they had posters for the release date being tomorrow..??

Posted by WickedLoz on November 17, 2009, 02:12 AM report to moderator
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Just a day left here in Italy, yay!

Posted by Cellar Door [*SQUEE!*] on November 17, 2009, 02:20 AM report to moderator
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Already got the 2 disc version of HBP last week(it was released on the 5th here in Estonia), but there weren’t any clips from the Deathly Hallows, maybe that’s why it was released so early. Anyway, here are some clips from the bonus disc(first 3 have crappy quality, but the 4th is ok):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o08mX81n0sI
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-HKGVr5tK0
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGejTYreWRE
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-17ndhhw1A

Posted by Leaker on November 17, 2009, 02:27 AM report to moderator
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My DVD was shipped today according to “dvdoo” That meens tomorrow on my doorstep here in Denmark :-D

Posted by clauslr on November 17, 2009, 02:58 AM report to moderator
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In Denmark TOMORROW!!!!
Doing my happy dance =D

Posted by Nicci Weasley on November 17, 2009, 03:53 AM report to moderator
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Denmark: Tomorrow!! Happy me :D

Posted by ϟTheWizardϟ on November 17, 2009, 05:57 AM report to moderator
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It comes out in Portugal tomorrow too.

Posted by Iceholic on November 17, 2009, 05:58 AM report to moderator
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Still one full week to go for us, here in Hungary… I can hardly wait to get my hands on the DVD XD

Posted by Andrash on November 17, 2009, 07:09 AM report to moderator
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why was i brought to America?
i could have stayed in India…!

Posted by DARKIRONPOTTER on November 17, 2009, 07:15 AM report to moderator
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