Archive for March, 2013

Messy Good Times with Preschool Pals in “Mighty Messes” Available on Digital Download and On Demand June 11, 2013 from Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment

Posted in Press Releases on March 18th, 2013
Messy Good Times Ahead With Your Favorite Preschool Pals Thomas & Friends®, Fireman Sam® And Bob The Builder®!

MIGHTY MESSES
Arriving Exclusively On Digital Download And 
Video On Demand June 11, 2013 From 
Lionsgate Home Entertainment And HIT Entertainment

 


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Preschool favorites Thomas & Friends®, Fireman Sam® and Bob the Builder® are getting together for some messy good fun in Mighty Messes, an all-new collection of six cleanup-themed episodes, available exclusively through Digital Download and Video on Demand June 11, 2013 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment and HIT Entertainment.  No mess is too big for this trio!  And when hilarious antics and daring heroics are mixed with lessons in teamwork, loyalty, responsibility and friendship, these preschool pals really do clean up well!


SYNOPSIS

There are dirty jobs, but somebody’s got to do them and Thomas & Friends,Fireman Sam and Bob the Builder are ready! Thomas and Rosie enjoy a game of splashing puddles but can Thomas stop playing when it’s time to be a Really Useful Engine? See if Fireman Sam, Penny and Jupiter can get out of a sticky situation when Norman ignores some helpful instructions. Will Scratch be able to juggle work and play to get the stadium done in time? Join your favorite friends as they get in – and out – of six messy adventures and prove that good friendships are the foundation of success!

 

EPISODES

·       Thomas & Friends – “A Blooming Mess”

·       Thomas & Friends – “Splish Splash Splosh”

·       Fireman Sam – “Sticky Situation”

·       Fireman Sam – “Flood’s Flood”

·       Bob the Builder – “Start From Scratch”

·       Bob the Builder – “Travis’ New Garage”


PROGRAM INFORMATION

Year of Production: 2013
Title Copyright: © 2013 Gullane (Thomas) Limited. Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends and Thomas & Friends are trademarks of Gullane (Thomas) Limited. Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends and Design is Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off.

© 2013 Prism Art & Design Limited.  The Fireman Sam name and character are trademarks of Prism Art & Design. © HIT Entertainment Limited.

© 2013 HIT Entertainment Limited and Keith Chapman.  The Bob the Builder name and character, related characters and riveted logo are trademarks of HIT Entertainment Limited.  Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off. and other countries.

Type: Digital Premiere

Rating: Not Rated

Genre: Children/Family/Animated

Age Target: Children, Ages 2-5

Language: English and Spanish

Closed Captioned: English

Feature Run Time: 62 minutes

Format: 4×3 Full Screen (1.33:1)

Audio Status: 2.0 Dolby Digital

Program Website: www.hitentertainment.com

 

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

Dance Along With Your Favorite Dinos In This All-New DVD Celebrating Over 25 Years Of Love & Friendship With Barney® And His Playground Friends

Posted in Press Releases on March 13th, 2013

Dance Along With Your Favorite Dinos In This All-New DVD Celebrating Over 25 Years Of Love & Friendship With Barney® And His Playground Friends

BARNEY: DANCE WITH BARNEY
     Available On DVD, Digital Download And 
     Video on Demand May 21, 2013 From 
     Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment

 


Street Date: 5/21/13


DVD SRP:  $14.98

 


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Get your groove on and dance along to the beat with the all-new Barney® :D ance with Barney arriving on DVD, Digital Download and Video on Demand May 21, 2013 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment and HIT Entertainment. Everyone’s favorite purple dinosaur Barney and his dino friends Baby Bop and BJ share their most loved dance moves, build confidence by learning new steps and have fun dancing dino-style!

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

Have a tee-riffic time when you move and groove with Barney and his friends! Join Barney and learn many different types of dance, from hip hop to ballet to folk dance and more, and watch as his friend Jamal builds the confidence to give them a try too! Then Barney and his friends explore movement and have a ball as they wiggle, waddle, hop and bop together! Don’t miss a beat and come along for a dino-mite, dino-dancing good time!

Episodes include:

·       “Dancing”

·       “Movin’ Along”

·       “Dance With Me”

DVD BONUS FEATURES

·       The Barney Boogie Music Video

·       Lookie, Lookie, It’s A Cookie Karaoke Music Video

·       Happy Dancing Karaoke Music Video

 


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

Feature Running Time: 76 minutes

Format: 4×3 Full Screen (1.33:1)

Audio Status: English and Spanish 2.0 Dolby Digital

Program Website: www.barney.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/Barney

Twitter: @DinoMiteBarney

YouTube: www.youtube.com/HITBarney

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For artwork and additional information contact Andrea Blain at

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

Start Your Engines For Never-Before-Seen Adventures From Thomas And His Engine Friends THOMAS & FRIENDS®: RAILWAY MISCHIEF Available Only On DVD Exclusively At Walmart April 9, 2013 From Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment

Posted in Press Releases on March 13th, 2013
Start Your Engines For Never-Before-Seen Adventures 
From Thomas And His Engine Friends 
THOMAS & FRIENDS®: RAILWAY MISCHIEF
Available Only On DVD Exclusively At Walmart 
April 9, 2013 From Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment



Street Date: 4/9/13  

DVD SRP:  $14.98


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

It’s time to travel down the tracks with Thomas and his engine friends for mischievous adventures on the Island of Sodorin the all-new Thomas & Friends®: Railway Mischief arriving on DVD April 9, 2013 from Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment.  Featuring five brand new episodes and a bonus, collectible “Calling All Engines” poster, this DVD will be available exclusively at Walmart for a limited time for a suggested retail price of $14.98. So grab your train whistles, put on your engineer’s caps and get ready for trainloads of fun with everyone’s favorite Number 1 Engine!


DVD SYNOPSIS

Cinders and Ashes! There’s trouble on the tracks for Thomas and his friends. Gordon and Cranky don’t want to listen to really useful advice from Paxton and Kevin. Scruff, Winston and Stafford lose track of themselves, causing confusion and delay! Sometimes engines need a little help from their friends to chuff and puff full steam ahead!

Episodes include:

·       “Gordon Runs Dry”

·       “Kevin’s Cranky Friend”

·       “Scruff’s Makeover”

·       “Wayward Winston”

·       “Steamie Stafford”

 

DVD BONUS FEATURES

·       Sodor Hide & Seek Game

·       All You Need Are Friends Music Video

·       Guess Who? Puzzles: Kevin, Scruff and Gordon


PROGRAM INFORMATION

Title Copyright: ©2013 HIT Entertainment Limited. Thomas the Tank Engine & FriendsBased on The Railway Series by The Reverend W Awdry.  Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends and Thomas & Friends are trademarks of Gullane (Thomas) Limited.  Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends and Design is Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off. 

Type:  TV on DVD

Rating: Not Rated

Genre: Children/Family/Ages 2-5

Closed Captioned: English

Format: 4×3 Full Screen (1.33:1)

DVD Feature Running Time: 56 minutes

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

Website: www.lionsgate.com/thomasandfriends

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/thomasandfriends
Twitter: @TrueBlueEngine

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at andrea@andreablainpr.com