DVD Releases For August 5, 2008
Presented by Paws, Incorporated and in association with The Animation Picture Company/Davis Entertainment, GARFIELD'S FUN FEST, like its predecessor GARFIELD GETS REAL (now available on DVD) was executively produced and written by Garfield creator Jim Davis, directed by Mark A.Z. Dippe, co-directed by Kyung Ho Lee and produced by John Davis and Brian Manis. GARFIELD'S FUN FEST is a Paws, Incorporated Production in association with Wonderworld Studios.
Special Features Include:
--Exclusive Comic Booklet By Jim Davis
--Trailers for upcoming GARFIELD releases
--DVD-Rom games DESTINATION FUN FEST and TANGO TOSS
--DR. SEUSS' HORTON HEARS A WHO! Trailer
CODE MONKEYS: Season One On DVD
Get ready to enter the insane world of GameAvision's top employees: slacker Dave and his high-strung best friend Jerry. Whether it's rescuing fellow GameAvision employees from Ninjas in Japan or creating a video game out of Spielberg's latest movie, E.T., or navigating a wild adventurous weekend in Vegas at the annual video game convention, the irreverent, over-the-top humor and quirky storylines from the cult animated TV series CODE MONKEYS is guaranteed to make you guffaw with laughter.
On August 5, 2008, Shout! Factory, in association with G4 TV and MonkeyWrangler Productions, will release CODE MONKEYS: Season One on DVD. An awesome celebration and biting parody of video games, technology and pop culture from writer-director-producer Adam de la Pena, Season One of CODE MONKEYS features special guest voice appearances from technology and gaming industry icons such as Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, Atari founder Nolan Bushnell, video game creators John Romero and Lorne Lanning, as well as the late DUNGEONS & DRAGONS creator Gary Gygax, just to name a few. Loaded with bonus materials that include Original GameAvision Games, CODE MONKEYS Daily Pranks, "Sir Eats-A-Lot" Gaming Tips from G4 TV's Kristin Holt and much more, this two-DVD is priced at $19.99 SRP. The new TV season of CODE MONKEYS premiered June 1 at 7 pm ET/PT, only on G4.
Set in the 1980s at the dawn of the home computer era, CODE MONKEYS revolves around the fictional video game company GameAvision and its two star programmers, Dave and Jerry. Their lives are turned upside down when Bob Larrity, a crazed Texas businessman who knows nothing about video games except that they "sell good," purchases GameAvision. Together, the two best bud slackers are destined for dysfunctional greatness.
Grab your joystick and press start for G4's smash hit comedy of 8-bit proportions.
Special Features Include:
--CODE MONKEYS Daily Pranks
--Original "Barfight" and "Crosswalk" Promos
--"Sir Eats-A-Lot" Gaming Tips From G4's Kristin Holt
--Original GameAvision Games -- "Two Card Monty" and "Hangman"
HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE Volume Three On DVD
HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE Volume Three from BCI Ent. is out now on DVD. This thrilling conclusion to the best-selling volumes one and two brings to a close the Emmy-Award winning 2002 revival of the classic 1980s cartoon. HE-MAN and the MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE Volume Three will debut on August 5, 2008 on a 3-disc set. In addition to the thrilling 13 new-to-DVD final episodes of the series, this DVD set will include numerous special features, including commentary tracks, interviews, animatics, as well as never before seen Episode 40 and more, for $26.98.
Launched as a line of action figures by Mattel in the 1980s, HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE inspired the original syndicated HE-MAN cartoon series. The 2002 revival immediately captivated the original fans of HE-MAN while intriguing a new generation. Produced for the Cartoon Network, HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE ran through 2004 and won a 2004 Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing. With the release of HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE Volume Three, enthusiasts will be able to own the complete 2002 series on DVD.