(August 4, 2000 – Burbank, CA) – The Grinch will be everywhere this holiday season, and everyone but the “Whos” down in Whoville will rejoice that he is returning to town on October 31 as Warner Home Video (WHV) brings a new, digitally enhanced version of Dr. Seuss’ classic “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” to families everywhere. With the live-action feature “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” from Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment, starring Jim Carrey as The Grinch and directed by Ron Howard, scheduled for release on November 17, 2000, Grinch popularity is certain to be at an all-time high. Both VHS ($14.95 SRP) and DVD ($19.98 SRP) versions of “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!,” in addition, include the Dr. Seuss favorite “Horton Hears a Who!” With operations in 78 international territories -- more than the video division of any other studio -- Warner Home Video commands the largest distribution infrastructure in the global video marketplace. WHV's film library is the largest of any studio, offering top quality new and vintage titles from the repertoires of Warner Bros., Turner Home Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Video.
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