AMERICAN GIRL: Isabelle Dances IntoThe Spotlight Heads to Blu-ray/DVD & On Demand, 7/22
American Girl's 2014 Girl of the Year , Isabelle Palmer, discovers her own way to shine in an all-new charming and inspirational movie when American Girl: Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight premieres on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD, Digital HD and On Demand on July 22, 2014, from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. The film will also be available on DIGITAL HD two weeks early on July 8, 2014. American Girl: Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight brings to vivid life a gifted nine-year-old girl who loves both dance and fashion design, but struggles to find her self-confidence until she learns to focus on her own unique talents. Fans of the phenomenally popular series of American Girl films, books and dolls will fall in love as Isabelle "dances right off the screen and into our hearts" (Sunny Chanel, The Stir by CafeMom).
Erin Pitt (Against the Wild) and Melora Hardin ("The Office," Hannah Montana: The Movie) star in this wholesome and heartwarming movie from American Girl, devoted to celebrating girls ages 3 to 12 through age-appropriate, high-quality dolls and accessories, books, clothes, movies and experiences. With inspiring themes of friendship and empowerment, American Girl: Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight is the latest in a long line of fresh, modern and family-friendly films that also includes McKenna Shoots for the Stars and Saige Paints the Sky.
The Blu-ray Combo Pack includes a Blu-ray disc, DVD, Digital HD with UltraViolet .
- Blu-ray disc unleashes the power of your HDTV and is the best way to watch movies at home, featuring 6X the picture resolution of DVD, exclusive extras and theater-quality surround sound.
- DVD offers the flexibility and convenience of playing movies in more places, both at home and away.
- DIGITAL HD with Ultraviolet lets fans watch movies anywhere on their favorite devices. Users can instantly stream or download movies to watch on iPad, iPhone, Android, smart TVs, connected Blu-ray players, game consoles, and more.
Isabelle (Erin Pitt) is an inspired dancer with a flair for fashion design. She's thrilled to be studying ballet at a prestigious performing arts school, but is surrounded by talented classmatesand she can't help feeling that she's always in the shadow of her "perfect" older sister, Jade (Grace Davidson). So when her idol, a famous ballerina, encourages her to audition for a professional ballet, Isabelle isn't sure she can land the role. And when a competitive classmate starts pointing out Isabelle's every mistake, her confidence sinks even further. Can she find the courage to step into the spotlight and discover her own way to shine? Melora Hardin of the hit television show "The Office" also stars in this "sweet story that teaches the benefits of hard work, determination and focus" (Julie Kertes, L.A. Parent Magazine).
Cast: Erin Pitt, Melora Hardin, Colton Stewart, Daniel Fathers, Saara Chaudry, Sarah Murphy-Dyson, Grace Davidson
Directed By: Vince Marcello
Screenplay By: Jessica O'Toole, Amy Rardin
Produced By: Avram "Butch" Kaplan, Vince Marcello
Executive Producer: Debra Martin Chase
Director of Photography: Jon Joffin
Production Designer: Oleg M. Savytski
Costume Designer: Mary Partidge-Raynor
Music By: Patrick Kirst