'Surf's Up' Sequel Figures Into Promotional Plans17 Jan, 2017 By: John Latchem
There wasn't much in the way of retail exclusives for Jan. 17 new releases.
Walmart offered a gift set for Sony Pictures' Surf's Up 2: Wave Mania, a direct-to-video animated sequel to the 2007 movie about surfing birds. With the new installment featuring a heavy tie-in with World Wrestling Entertainment and featuring several WWE Superstars voicing characters, Walmart's gift set paired the DVD with one of several WWE action figures.
Walmart also had a DVD of both "Surf's Up" movies.
Target offered a free year-long subscription to Entertainment Weekly with purchase of the Blu-ray of Universal's The Girl on the Train.