Archive for September, 2013

THOMAS & FRIENDS®: THE THOMAS WAY Available On DVD, Digital HD And Video On Demand December 3, 2013 From Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment

Posted in Press Releases on September 30th, 2013

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It’s Full Steam Ahead For Great Adventures With Thomas And His Engine Friends In This All-New Release!
 
 
THOMAS & FRIENDS®: THE THOMAS WAY
Available On DVD, Digital HD And Video On Demand December 3, 2013 
From Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment
 
 

Street Date: 12/3/13

SRP: $14.98

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Clicky-clack down the tracks as Thomas and his engine friends learn to be Really Useful Engines in the all-new Thomas & Friends®: The Thomas Way available on DVD, Digital HD and Video on Demand December 3, 2013 from Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment. Everyone’s favorite #1 True Blue Engine and his steam team learn that they must work together to stay on track and reach their destination!  The DVD, including five great CGI-animated adventures plus a BONUS episode along with a game and puzzles, will be available for a suggested retail price of $14.98. 

 

SYNOPSIS

Hop aboard for fun on Sodor as the engines find out that there is always something new to learn! While Thomas and Duck learn how to steam ahead together with a special delivery, Luke and Millie find out what it’s like to drive in each other’s tracks – literally! Percy steams straight into a lucky encounter with Bill and Ben, Caitlin gets a lesson in how things are done and Paxton works hard to recover Thomas’ lost puff. With so much activity on Sodor, it’s always important to steam ahead and remember that the best way is the Thomas Way!

 

Episodes Include:

  • “The Thomas Way”
  • “The Switch”
  • “Percy’s Lucky Day”
  • “Calm Down Caitlin”
  • “The Lost Puff”

 

DVD SPECIAL FEATURES

  • BONUS EPISODE: Luke’s New Friend
  • Lift & Load Crane Game
  • Guess Who? Puzzles

 

ABOUT THOMAS & FRIENDS

Thomas the Tank Engine™ was created by a father for his son nearly 70 years ago and today is enjoyed by families in more than 185 territories and in 30 languages.  The #1 True 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 license in the US and has been a top five preschool entertainment brand in the US since 2009[1].

 

PROGRAM INFORMATION

Title Copyright: © 2013 HIT Entertainment Limited. Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Based 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

DVD Closed Captioned: English

Feature Run Time: 58 minutes

DVD Format: 4×3 Full Screen (1.33:1)

DVD Audio Status:  English and Spanish 2.0 Dolby Digital

Website: www.thomasandfriends.com

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

 

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For artwork and additional information contact Andrea Blain

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



[1] Source: Nielsen

 

 

 

Join Bob The Builder And His Can-Do Crew In A Purr-Fect Day Of Building Fun! BOB THE BUILDER®: ANIMAL ADVENTURES Available Exclusively On Digital And Video On Demand December 3, 2013 From Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment

Posted in Press Releases on September 30th, 2013

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Join Bob The Builder And His Can-Do Crew In A Purr-Fect Day Of Building Fun!

BOB THE BUILDER®: ANIMAL ADVENTURES
Available Exclusively On Digital And Video
On Demand December 3, 2013
From Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment

 

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

It’s fur-filled fun with Bob and his Can-Do Crew in this all new digital premiere featuring seven episodes in Bob the Builder®: Animal Adventures available only on Digital and Video on Demand December 3, 2013 from Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment. For Bob and his team, no task is too small, no job is too big and they never back down from any challenge.  From start to finish, it’s all about teamwork, being positive and having fun!

 

SYNOPSIS

Owls, rabbits and hedgehogs…oh my! Bob the Builder and his team work together in these seven fun and fur-filled building adventures!

Episodes include:

  • “Pilchard’s Breakfast”
  • “Muck’s Sleepover”
  • “Spud & Squawk”
  • “Roley’s Sleepy Friend”
  • “Watercolour Wendy”
  • “Lofty and the Rabbits”
  • “Spud and the Doves”

 

PROGRAM INFORMATION

Year of Production: 2013

Title Copyright: © 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: 2-5 years old

Subtitles: NA

Closed Captioned: English

Feature Run Time: 63 minutes

Format: 4×3 Full Screen (1.33:1)

Audio Status: English, French and Spanish 2.0 Dolby Digital

Program Website: www.bobthebuilder.com

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

Twitter: @CanWeBuildIt

 

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.

 

 

 

 

The Stage Is Set For Fun In The All-New ANGELINA BALLERINA®: TWIRLING TALES Available On DVD, Digital Download And Video On Demand November 5, 2013 From Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment

Posted in Press Releases on September 12th, 2013
The Stage Is Set For Fun In The All-New
ANGELINA BALLERINA®: 
TWIRLING TALES 
Available On DVD, Digital Download And Video
On Demand November 5, 2013 From
Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment

 

 

Street Date: 11/5/13

DVD SRP:  $14.98

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The curtain is rising as Angelina Ballerina and her friends take center stage for friendship, fun and imagination in the all-new Angelina Ballerina®: Twirling Tales release available on DVD, Digital Download and Video on Demand November 5, 2013 from Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment.

 

Angelina Ballerina embodies dance, music and performance while inspiring girls to achieve their dreams.  Angelina dances her way into little girls’ hearts while sharing lessons in friendship, loyalty and of course, fun!

 

SYNOPSIS

Angelina and her friends stay on their toes in these twirling, whirling tales of friendship and fun!  There are sweet surprises in store when Angelina and her friends must “dance like a cake” for Vicky’s cake-themed dance day. It is the big Spring Fling too, but how will Angelina and her friends fit all their favorite types of music and dance into the grand finale? Angelina’s parents even get into the swing of things with their very own new dance routine. The stage is set for an absolutely, positively, amazing time!

 

Episodes:

  • “Angelina’s Dance Like a Cake Day”
  • “Angelina’s Noisy, Messy Lunchtime”
  • “Angelina and the Musical Plant”
  • “Angelina and Her Parents’ Dance Lessons”
  • “Angelina’s Mother’s Day”

 

DVD BONUS FEATURES

  • “A Dance A Day” Dance Club
  • “1, 2, 3, 4, 5” Karaoke Music Video
  • “Swing Thing” Karaoke Music Video

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

Feature Run Time: 61 minutes

Format: 16×9 Widescreen (1.78:1)

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

Program Website: www.angelinaballerina.com

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

Twitter: @ABLoveToDance

 

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.AngelinaBallerinaTwirlingTalesWeb

Count On A Fun, Colorful Day With Barney And His Friends In This All-New DVD!

Posted in Press Releases on September 12th, 2013

Count On A Fun, Colorful Day With Barney And His Friends In This All-New DVD!

 

BARNEY®: PERFECTLY PURPLE
Available On DVD, Digital Download And
Video On Demand November 12, 2013 From
Lionsgate And HIT Entertainment

 

 

Street Date: 11/12/13

DVD SRP:  $14.98

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

What a perfectly purple kind of day with Barney and his playground friends in Barney®: Perfectly Purple available on DVD, Digital Download and Video on Demand November 12, 2013 from Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment.  It’s rainbows of sharing, caring and imagination with everyone’s favorite T-Rex and his dino pals as they learn colors of every hue in this trio of bright, lively tales.

 

Trusted by moms and adored by children, Barney displays sharing, caring, imagination, dancing and learning on television, online and through live events, home entertainment, toys and publishing. In 2013, Barney is celebrating over 25 years of love and friendship with the Barney 25 Million Hugs campaign. Barney is inviting fans of all ages to help him reach his goal of sharing 25 million Barney hugs around the world through the site www.ShareBarneyHugs.com and via email, Facebook and Twitter.

 

SYNOPSIS

With a splash of purple and some help from his friends, Barney always finds ways to have a Tee-riffic time together. Barney and his friends plan a perfectly purple party for a friend, and with some special Barney magic, it becomes a purple party surprise for everyone!  When Baby Bop, BJ and Riff reveal their inner artists in the park, they learn the most special art comes from the heart!  When Riff’s drumsticks go missing, Barney turns the search into an exploration of the colorful world around them. With parties, festivals, adventures and more, Barney and his friends show how colors make the world a beautiful place!

 

Episodes include:

  • “A Perfectly Purple Day”
  • “Arts”
  • “Neighborhood”

 

DVD BONUS FEATURES

  • Animal Sounds Match Game
  • Barney’s Color Train Read-Along
  • “Clean Up, Clean Up” 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: NA

Closed Captioned: English

Feature Run Time: 52 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

 

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.

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