From Universal Studios Home Entertainment: An American Girl: Saige Paints the Sky™

American Girl's Hugely Popular 2013 Girl of the Year® Comes To Life In An All-new Movie Starring Jane Seymour

July 2, 2013 Available On Blu-ray™ Combo Pack With Ultraviolet™, DVD and Digital Download From Universal Studios Home Entertainment

"An Uplifting Movie About Family, Friendship And Creativity" - Michael Berick, LA Parent

Apr 09, 2013, 08:30 ET from Universal Studios Home Entertainment

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A passionate young artist sets out to save her school's art and music program in the new feature-length movie, An American Girl: Saige Paints the Sky, coming to Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD, and Digital Download on July 2, 2013 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. Inspired by the beloved American Girl® line of dolls and featuring the celebrated 2013 Girl of the Year,® the film stars Jane Seymour ("Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman") and introduces Sidney Fullmer as Saige™.

Meet nine-year-old Saige, a talented artist with a passion for horses, in this modern-day story about finding your voice. Saige is excited about the new school year, until she discovers that art—her favorite class—has been cut.  On top of that, her best friend, Tessa, seems to be spending more and more time with another girl.  For help, Saige turns to her grandma Mimi (Seymour), a well-known artist and horsewoman, who inspires her to take action.  Can Saige find the courage to overcome her fears, and save the art program and her friendship with Tessa?  Heart-warming, empowering, and fun, it's a movie for every girl who has ever dreamed big.

The Blu-ray Combo Pack allows fans to watch An American Girl: Saige Paints the Sky anytime, anywhere on the device of their choice.  It includes a Blu-ray disc, a DVD, a Digital Copy and UltraVioletfor the ultimate, complete viewing experience.

  • Blu-ray disc unleashes the power of your HDTV and is the best way to watch movies at home, featuring perfect hi-def picture and perfect hi-def sound.
  • Digital Copy provides fans with a choice of digital options to watch on devices such as iPhone®, iPad®, Android, computers and more.
  • DVD offers the flexibility and convenience of playing the movie in more places, both at home and while away.
  • UltraViolet is a revolutionary new way for fans to collect their movies and TV shows in the cloud.  UltraVioletlets consumers instantly stream and download to tablets, smartphones, computers and TVs.  Now available in both the United States and Canada.


Cast: Jane Seymour, Sidney Fullmer, Alex Peters, Alana Gordillo, Mika Abdalla and Kerr Smith
Directed By: Vince Marcello
Based on the "Saige" stories by: Jessie Haas
Teleplay By: Jessica O'Toole and Amy Rardin
Producers: Jean A. Mckenzie and Debra Martin Chase
Executive Producers: Steven Brown and Gaylyn Fraiche
Co-Producer: Erin Falligant
Director of Photography: Jon Joffin, ASC
Edited By: Paul Millspaugh
Production Designer: Robb Wilson King
Costume Designer: Mary Partridge


Street Date: July 2, 2013
Copyright: 2013 Universal Studios
Selection Number: 63126692 (US), 63127251 (Canada)
Running Time: 1 Hour, 40 Minutes
Layers: BD-50
Picture Format: Widescreen       
Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
Rating: N/R
Languages/Subtitles: English SDH, French, Spanish
Sound: English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1


Street Date: July 2, 2013
Copyright: 2013 Universal Studios
Selection Number: 63126697 (US), 63126788 (Canada)
Running Time: 1 Hour, 40 Minutes
Layers: Dual
Picture Format: Anamorphic Widescreen
Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
Rating: N/R
Languages/Subtitles: English SDH, French, Spanish
Sound: English Dolby Digital 5.1 

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