'Open Season 2' to Get Direct-to-Blu Premiere this January

Posted Fri Sep 12, 2008 at 06:00 AM PDT by Peter Bracke
Open Season

Sony Pictures has announced an early-2009 release for the direct-to-video premiere sequel 'Open Season 2'.

Original expected to be a theatrical follow-up to the original $100 million-plus grossing hit 'Open Season,' the sequel will now go direct-to-video. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Sony has set a January 27 bow for the all-CGI feature, day-and-date on Blu-ray and standard DVD.

As Sony has yet to issue a full media announcement, there are no tech specs or supplemental details (or even a list price). We'll keep you posted.

You'll find preliminary specs for 'Open Season 2' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under January 27.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Open Season 2 (Blu-ray)
Open Season (Blu-ray)
Tags: Sony, Direct-to-High-Def Premieres, Disc Announcements (all tags)