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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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4481 Points

Aw, lucky India!

Posted by Smitch on November 18, 2009, 12:15 AM report to moderator
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well i guess wb isn’t worried about hbp or clips of dh being on the ‘net……since they’ve staggered the release dates

Posted by Phlegm dela Coeur on November 18, 2009, 02:54 AM report to moderator
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234 Points

Life is really unfair

Posted by ApplesArthur on November 18, 2009, 04:20 AM report to moderator
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No fair… i wish it were released for everybody at the same time, too! ugh!

Posted by LoonyMaddie3 on November 18, 2009, 11:01 AM report to moderator
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2235 Points

Right :) we r lucky :)

Posted by Sidish_black6 [WBM] on November 18, 2009, 07:12 PM report to moderator
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Ooooh lucky!!!! I’m waiting for Christmas!

Posted by Beazy :) (Formerly: MidnightSun321 ) {!!ROAR!!} on November 19, 2009, 07:19 AM report to moderator
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I’m jealous and impatiently waiting until december

Posted by KC Nox on November 20, 2009, 07:08 AM report to moderator
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hahahahaha

Posted by wing on November 20, 2009, 09:48 PM report to moderator
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hahahahaha

Posted by wing on November 21, 2009, 01:52 PM report to moderator
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hahahahaha

Posted by wing on November 21, 2009, 01:52 PM report to moderator
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Why are they getting it early?

Posted by Brosia, OoM 2 [WBM] on November 22, 2009, 01:49 AM report to moderator
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17th was released on Greece as well. I bought the Blu-ray disc.!

Posted by venejo74 on November 23, 2009, 02:18 AM report to moderator
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I think it should come out to everyone at the same time.

Posted by Leeann on November 24, 2009, 07:40 AM report to moderator
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