Blu-Ray Giveaway: ‘The Nut Job’

– by Gig Patta

nut-job Those squirrelly rascals!

Universal Studios Home Entertainment released the cartoon comedy “The Nut Job” on Blu-ray and DVD today.

The cartoon follows Surly (Will Arnett) as a mischievous squirrel on a mission to look for nuts for the winter. He discovers a store filled with nuts and plans for an outrageous heist to rob the store. However, the store is a front for a small group of bank robbers trying to plan their own heist at a bank across the street.

The all-star voice cast also includes Brendan Fraser (The Mummy, Whole Lotta Love), Liam Neeson (Non-Stop, The Grey), Katherine Heigl (Knocked Up, The Ugly Truth), Maya Rudolph (Bridesmaids, Turbo), Jeff Dunham (Arguing With Myself, Spark of Insanity) and Gabriel Iglesias (Magic Mike, Hot & Fluffy).

The Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack and Blu-ray Combo Pack include a Blu-ray, DVD and DIGITAL HD with UltraViolet.

  • Blu-ray unleashes the power of your HDTV and is the best way to watch movies at home, featuring 6X the picture resolution of DVD, exclusive extras and theater-quality surround sound.
  • DVD offers the flexibility and convenience of playing movies in more places, both at home and away.
  • DIGITAL HD with UltraViolet lets fans watch movies anywhere on their favorite devices. Users can instantly stream or download movies to watch on iPad®, iPhone®, Android™, smart TVs, connected Blu-ray players, game consoles, and more.

EXCLUSIVE Bonus Features on BLU-RAY 3D & BLU-RAY:

  • DELETED SCENES - Check out Surly, Grayson and the gang in scenes removed from the final version of the movie.
  • STORYBOARDS - Watch key scenes from the film brought to life from the original sketches.
  • THE GREAT NUT HEIST - Will Arnett, the voice of Surly the squirrel, discusses the great caper story at the heart of the film.
  • DANCE-OFF END CREDITS - Surly joins his furry friends and a very special guest for this show-stopping number.

Bonus Features on BLU-RAY 3D, BLU-RAY & DVD:

  • SURELY SQUIRREL - Meet Surly for the very first time in the award-winning animated short that started it all.
  • NUTS & ROBBERS - Surly and Grayson stumble upon a bank heist gone wrong in NUTS & ROBBERS – created by ToonBox Entertainment as a teaser for THE NUT JOB.


Latino-Review received two copies as giveaways for “The Nut Job” release.

For this giveaway, e-mail myself at with subject line as “The Nut Job.” In the body text, explain which is the best heist movie you’ve watched. Two lucky random readers will receive the Blu-ray by mail.

Please don’t forget to include your full name, address and phone number in your e-mail. The giveaway is only available to residents of United States and Canada.

The deadline is Saturday, April 19, at 11:59 p.m. PST.

You know you want it. Good luck!


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