Walt Disney Pictures' BAMBI II: Sells over 2.6 Million Units
BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 15, 2006--In its first week of availability, Walt Disney Pictures' BAMBI II sold over 2.6 million units on DVD in North America, it was announced today by Bob Chapek, President of Buena Vista Home Entertainment. The sequel to "Bambi," the 1942 Academy Award® nominated family film, BAMBI II is on track to become another Disney animated treasure.
"BAMBI II continues the legacy that Walt began many decades ago and we are thrilled that consumers across the country have become enamored by BAMBI II in such a wonderful way," said Chapek. "Our research indicated that consumers were very excited about this film. But, no amount of research could have ever predicted this type of overwhelming response. As a result, we are working diligently to keep retail stores in stock given the huge consumer demand."