"Blades of Glory" has a "Second Life" Online
August 23, 2007 by Zach Demeter
Those looking to pick up the release of Blades of Glory on DVD on August 28th will be happy to know that they can snag a copy in a contest that's going to be going on in the online "Second Life" world.
Paramount Home Entertainment (PHE) is giving visitors to the virtual world of Second Life a chance to go for the gold in a week-long celebration with a DVD release party that will take place simultaneously in 12 skating rinks within Second Life. Visitors to the party will be able to don free virtual replicas of the outrageous costumes seen in the film, as well as ice skates that will allow avatars to perform signature BLADES OF GLORY moves on the ice in singles or pairs. Users who skate at all 12 rinks during the week of August 24-31 will be entered into a prize drawing in which the grand prize includes 10,000 Linden dollars, a gift certificate to a sporting goods store and a BLADES OF GLORY DVD. Second and third prizes will be 1,000 Linden dollars and a BLADES OF GLORY DVD. Please visit www.bladesofglorymovie.com or go directly to www.secondlife.com to create your own avatar and take part in the festivities.
Street Date: August 28, 2007
Actors: Will Arnett, Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler, Jon Heder, Jenna Fischer, Josh Gordon
Director: Will Speck
Synopsis: Blades of Glory is pure hilarity, a gold medal comedy winner staring comic superstar Will Ferrell (Talladega Nights) and John Heder (Napoleon Dynamite). Bitter figure skating rivals Chazz Michael Michaels (Ferrell) and Jimmy MacElroy (Heder) brawl after tying for the gold medal at the world championships. Banned for life from mens competition, these archrivals beat the system thanks to a loophole that allows them skate again in pars; competition! Co-starring Crag T. Nelson, Will Arnett, Amy Poehler and Jenna Fischer.
Runtime: 1 Hr. 33 Min. Sec.
Languages: English Subtitled, French Dubbed & Subtitled, Spanish Dubbed & Subtitled
Audio: 5.1 Surround, Dolby Digital
US Rating: PG-13 - For crude and sexual humor, language, a comic violent image, and some drug references.
Other: Return to Glory: The Making of "Blades"
Other: Celebrities On Thin Ice
Other: Cooler Than Ice: The Super-Sexy Costumes of Skating
Other: Arnett and Poehler - A Family Affair
Other: 20 Questions with Scott Hamilton
Other: Hector: Portrait of a Psychofan
Additional Scenes: Deleted Scenes:
Additional Scenes: Stranz and Fairchild Watch Kate's Video
Additional Scenes: Chazz Offers the Verticoli, Flashback
Additional Scenes: Blades of Glory Song
Additional Scenes: Hector Shoots Darren
Music Videos: Music Video "Blades of Glory" by Bo Bice
Bloopers: Gag Reel
Other: Alternate Takes
Other: Moviephone unscripted with Will Ferrell, Jon Heder and Will Arnett
Other: MTV Interstitials (3):
Other: Stranz & Fairchild
Photo Gallery: Photo Galleries:
Photo Gallery: Kick Some Ice (34 images)
Photo Gallery: Capture The Dream (37 images)
Photo Gallery: Costume Glory (3 parts)
Photo Gallery: 1. Mind Bottling (27 images)
Photo Gallery: 2. Provocative (28 images)
Photo Gallery: 3. BOOOOOM (28 images)