Archive for October, 2012

Step Into Some New Beats In All-New “Angelina Ballerina: Dance Around The World” On DVD, Digital Download and On Demand January 8, 2013 From Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment

Posted in Press Releases on October 22nd, 2012
Step To Some New Beats And Explore Dances From Around The World In The All-New DVD

ANGELINA BALLERINA®: 
DANCE AROUND THE WORLD 
Available On DVD, Digital Download And On Demand January 8, 2013 From Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment


 


Street Date: 1/8/2013     


DVD SRP:  $14.98

 


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Angelina Ballerina® is a mouseling who knows how to celebrate the great big world of dance!  Join preschool favorite Angelina and her friends in the new, five-episode collection Angelina Ballerina®: Dance Around the World, available on DVD, Digital Download and On Demand January 8, 2013 from Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment.  Grab your dancing shoes, step up and join this lively international dance party featuring jigs and hops, slides and bops and more!

A beloved publishing property for close to three decades, selling over 1.5MM books and printing over 50 titles, Angelina Ballerina embodies dance, music and performance while inspiring girls to achieve their dreams.

SYNOPSIS

Angelina and her friends explore dances from near and far as they boogie, bop, skip and hop around the world in these exciting adventures. In step with a lively Irish Jig, the festive Chinese Dragon Dance, the smooth Cheddar cheese Slide with a French flair and more, the mouselings teach each other – and themselves – about the power of dance….and friendship. Step to some new beats with great friends and global grooves that every young mouseling will love!

Episodes:

·       “Angelina and the Irish Jig”

·       “Angelina and the Cheddar Cheese Slide”

·       “Angelina and the Windy Children’s Day”

·       “Angelina and the Smelly Cheese”

·       “Angelina and the Dragon Dance”

DVD BONUS FEATURES

·       2 All-New Karaoke Music Videos- “Step at a Time” and “Slumber Party Song”

·       Create Your Own Dream Routine Game


PROGRAM INFORMATION

Year of Production: 2013
Title Copyrights: © 2013 Hit Entertainment Limited.  The Angelina Ballerina name and character and the dancing Angelina logo are trademarks of Hit Entertainment Limited, Katharine Holabird and Helen Craig. HIT and the HIT logo are trademarks of HIT Entertainment Limited.

Type: TV on DVD

Rating: Not Rated

Genre: Children/Family/Animated

Age Target: 2-6 years old

Closed Captioned: English

Format: 16×9 Widescreen (1.78:1)

Running Time: 61 minutes

DVD Audio Status: English, Spanish and French 2.0 Dolby Digital

Program Website: www.angelinaballerina.com

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/angelinaballerina.

To download art, visit www.lionsgatepublicity.comor www.hitnewsonline.com

For artwork and additional information contact Andrea Blain

at andrea@andreablainpr.com or 847-933-9884.

Join Barney for Out of This World Fun In All New “Barney: Let’s Go To The Moon” on DVD, Digital Download and On Demand January 8, 2013 From Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment

Posted in Press Releases on October 22nd, 2012

Join Barney® For Out Of This World Fun In An All-New DVD!

 

BARNEY®: LET’S GO TO THE MOON
Available On DVD, Digital Download And 
On Demand January 8, 2013
 From Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment

 


Street Date: 1/8/2013


DVD SRP:  $14.98


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Barney®and his friends discover that the sky is not the limit when you use your imagination in the all-new release Barney®: Let’s Go To The Moon, arriving on DVD, Digital Download and On Demand January 8, 2013 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment and HIT Entertainment.  

Trusted by moms and adored by children, Barney displays sharing, caring, imagining, dancing and learning on television, online and through live events, home entertainment, toys and publishing. The Emmy® award-winning series, Barney& Friends® is one of the top-rated preschool shows today, airing on PBS KIDS® and Sprout®


SYNOPSIS

Star Light, Star Bright, let’s go on a space adventure tonight! Barney encourages Riff to always reach for the stars, even when his homemade spaceship doesn’t reach Mars; Baby Bop learns about Mr. Moon’s important job lighting the night for the world and BJ sees he’s special just the way he is – astronaut or not. Barney and his friends discover that the sky is not the limit when you use your imagination!

Episodes include:

·       “Dream Big”

·       “The Misbegotten Moon”

·       “The Amazing Captain Pickles”

DVD BONUS FEATURES

·       Barney’s Space Adventure Game

·       What’s Different? Game

·       I Love You Karaoke Music Video

 

VOD/DIGITAL BONUS FEATURE

·       “Movement” Bonus Episode


 


PROGRAM INFORMATION

Year of Production: 2013
Title Copyright: © 2013 Lyons Partnership, L.P.  The Barney name and character, related characters and the overlapping dino spots and Barney and star logos are trademarks of Lyons Partnership, L.P.  Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off. and other countries.

Type: TV on DVD

Rating: Not Rated

Genre: Children/Family

Age Target: 1-4 years old

Subtitles: N/A

Closed Captioned: English

Format: 4×3 Full Screen (1.33:1)

Feature Running Time: 65 minutes

Audio Status: English and Spanish 2.0 Dolby Digital

Program Website: www.barney.com

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/barney

To download art, visit www.lionsgatepublicity.com or www.hitnewsonline.com

For artwork and additional information contact Andrea Blain at

andrea@andreablainpr.com or 847-933-9884.

All-New CG Animated Blu-ray and DVD “Thomas & Friends: Blue Mountain Mystery The Movie” Receives Parents’ Choice Recommendation

Posted in Press Releases on October 1st, 2012

All-New CG Animated Blu-ray and DVD

Thomas & Friends: Blue Mountain Mystery

 -The Movie

 Receives Parents’ Choice Recommendation

 

 

National organization The Parents’ Choice Foundation recently honored the all-new Blu-ray and DVD Thomas& Friends: Blue Mountain Mystery – The Movie with its prestigious “Recommendation” award.

 

Established in 1978, The Parents’ Choice Foundation is the nation’s oldest nonprofit guide to quality children’s media and toys. The Foundation’s purpose is to search out and recommend products that help kids grow imaginatively, physically, morally and mentally – fairly priced products that are fun, safe, safe and socially sound.

 

Distributed by Lionsgate and produced by HIT Entertainment, Thomas & Friends: Blue Mountain Mystery – The Movie tells the story of Thomas and his engine friends as they track down clues, discover a lost engine and reveal the power of friendship in this CG animated adventure available on Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack for a suggested retail price of $24.98 or DVD alone for $19.98.

 

Thomas the Tank Engine™ was created by a father for his son over 65 years ago and today is enjoyed by families in more than 185 territories and in 30 languages.  The #1 blue engine and his friends invite children to enter a world of imagination through the tracks of a train and the words of a story. Children embark on adventures with their engine friends while experiencing timeless life lessons of discovery, friendship and cooperation. 

 

Thomas & Friends is the number one preschool toy property in the UK, a position it has held for the past 12 years.  It remained the number one preschool toy license in the USfor 11 straight years[i]and has been the number one preschool entertainment brand in the US since 2009[ii]. The unrivaled popularity of the global brand continues with Thomas also being the number one preschool toy license in Germanyand Australia, as well as the number one foreign preschool brand in China, Japan and Korea.

 

For more information on Thomas& Friends and other award-winning DVDs from HIT Entertainment visit www.hitentertainment.com.

 

 

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[i] Source: The NPD Group / Consumer Tracking Service

[ii] Source: Nielsen