Inkheart

(2009)

Based on the book by Cornelia Funke, "Inkheart" is a timeless adventure tale of imagination that centers on Meggie, a young girl whose father has a secret ability to bring characters from books to life when he reads them aloud. But when a power-hungry villain from a rare children's fable kidnaps Meggie's father to bring others out of the boundaries of fiction, she and a disparate group of friends both real and magic embark on the kind of adventure she has only read about in books to save him and set things right.

‘Inkheart’ Brings the Adventure to DVD and Blu-ray on June 23rd

You can bring home the adaptation of a children's literary classic on DVD and Blu-ray this June. Inkheart will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on June 23. We have no cover art or special features details, but the DVD will be priced at $28.95 SRP and the Blu-ray will be priced at $35.99 SRP.

The BD release was said to be a "combo" release, which will have both the standard DVD disc and the Blu-ray disc along with a Digital Copy and "30 minutes of special features." It doesn't appear the standard disc will receive any bonus materials. The film stars Brendan Fraser, Paul Bettany, Jim Broadbent, Helen Mirren and Eliza Bennett.

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CONTEST: Win Some Huge Prizes from ‘Inkheart’!

The new fantasy adventure Inkheart will hit theaters on January 23rd, which stars Brendan Fraser, Paul Bettany, Jim Broadbent, Helen Mirren, Andy Serkis, Rafi Gavron and Sienna Guillory. We are celebrating this new film with another of our famous contests for our users.

Based on the best-selling book by Cornelia Funke, Inkheart is a fantasy adventure that sends a father and daughter on a quest through worlds both real and imagined.

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Warner Bros. 2009 Sneak Preview

Warner Bros. Pictures has released their slate of 2009 movie releases including The Dark Knight, Inkheart, He's Just Not That Into You, Friday the 13th, Under the Sea 3D, Watchmen, Observe and Report, 17 Again, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, Terminator Salvation, Hangover, My Sister's Keeper, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Orphan, Shorts, Final Destination: Death Trip 3D, Whiteout, The Informant, Where the Wild Things Are, The Box and Ninja Assassin.

The follow-up to the action hit Batman Begins, The Dark Knight reunites director Christopher Nolan and star Christian Bale, who reprises the role of Batman/Bruce Wayne. In the new film, Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker.

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Watch the ‘Inkheart’ Trailer!

New Line Cinema has released the new trailer for Inkheart which opens in theaters January 9th, 2009. Directed by Iain Softley, the fantasy-adventure stars Brendan Fraser, Paul Bettany, Helen Mirren, Jim Broadbent, Andy Serkis and Eliza Hope Bennett.

Based on the book by Cornelia Funke, Inkheart is a timeless adventure tale of imagination that centers on Meggie, a young girl whose father has a secret ability to bring characters from books to life when he reads them aloud. But when a power-hungry villain from a rare children's fable kidnaps Meggie's father to bring others out of the boundaries of fiction, she and a disparate group of friends both real and magic embark on the kind of adventure she has only read about in books to save him and set things right.

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New Line Moves the Release Date of ‘Inkheart’ to 2009

New Line is also holding the release date of the Edward Norton-Colin Farrell cop drama Pride & Glory. It will also open in 2009 instead of later this year.

Inkheart was released January 23rd, 2009.

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‘Inkheart’ No Longer Coming Out in March

New Line Cinema has pushed back Inkheart from its March 19th release date to an unspecified date later this year. It is not known why the studio made the decision.

Inkheart stars Brendan Fraser (The Mummy, Crash), Paul Bettany (The Da Vinci Code), Helen Mirren, Jim Broadbent, Andy Serkis (The Lord of the Rings trilogy) and Eliza Hope Bennett (Nanny McPhee) as Meggie. It is directed by Iain Softley (The Skeleton Key) from a screenplay by David Lindsay-Abaire.

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New ‘Inkheart’ Trailer Squirts Onto the Web

The film opens March 18th, 2008.

Inkheart was released January 23rd, 2009.

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New Line's ‘Inkheart’ Completes Casting; Starts Principal Photography

New Line Cinema has completed casting for its upcoming feature film adaptation of the best-selling Cornelia Funke novel Inkheart with the addition of Academy Award nominee Helen Mirren (The Queen, "Elizabeth I"), and commenced principal photography on November 8th, it was announced by New Line Production President Toby Emmerich.

Joining Mirren in the Inkheart cast is an acclaimed ensemble of actors that includes Brendan Fraser (Crash, The Mummy, New Line's upcoming Journey 3D), Paul Bettany (The Da Vinci Code, A Beautiful Mind), Jim Broadbent (Moulin Rouge, The Chronicles of Narnia), Rafi Gavron (Breaking and Entering), Andy Serkis (The Lord of the Rings, King Kong), and 12-year-old British actress Eliza Bennett (Nanny McPhee) as the young protagonist Meggie Folchart. Mirren will play Elinor Loredan, Meggie's great aunt in the film.

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