DVD Releases For March 18
On March 18, PUCCA - NINJAS LOVE NOODLES and PUCCA - KUNG FU KISSES arrive on DVD, courtesy of Shout! Factory.
As seen on the Jetix block of shows on Toon Disney, these two discs are an unexpected mix of martial arts, Chinese food and comedic quests in the pursuit of love.
Pucca is an animated series by South Korean company Vooz Character Systems.It started as a series of online flash episodes called "Funny Love." Pucca is the young daughter of Chinese noodles house owners and is hopelessly in love with the ninja Garu. He tries desperately to avoid Pucca's advances and usually does not return her affection. This results in high comedy as Pucca goes to great lengths to steal a kiss from Garu.
It airs daily in the Jetix block of Toon Disney with DIGIMON, POWER RANGERS, LILO & STITCH and more. Pucca is perfect for boys and girls ages 7-13.
Shout! Factory, in conjunction with Jetix, is releasing two single DVDs simultaneously on March 18, each containing 13 episodes.
PUCCA - NINJAS LOVE NOODLES - A wonderfully weird mix of comedy, kung fu combat and kissing. Special features include a collection of Pucca bumpers. Also has limited-edition ninja license inside.
PUCCA - KUNG FU KISSES - An unexpected mix of martial arts, Chinese food and comedic quests in the pursuit of love. Special features include a link to a Pucca video game. Also includes a collectible sticker packed inside.
Season One Of Bionic Woman On DVD Today
Join one of TV's most stunning breakout heroines as the action-packed series BIONIC WOMAN leaps on to DVD March 18.
From executive producer David Eick (BATTLESTAR GALACTICA) comes this gripping re-imagining of the universally beloved character. Jamie Sommers is a hard-working woman struggling to take care of her younger sister. But after a serious, life-threatening accident, Jamie is saved by a top-secret procedure that makes her much more than just an ordinary woman , it makes her superhumanly bionic.
BIONIC WOMAN stars newcomer Michelle Ryan, as well as Miguel Ferrer (CROSSING JORDAN), Molly Price (THIRD WATCH), Will Yun Lee (WITCHBLADE), Lucy Kate Hale (HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER), and guest stars Isaiah Washington (GREY'S ANATOMY) and Katee Sackhoff (BATTLESTAR GALACTICA).
Bonus content includes pilot commentary with Executive Producer David Eick, "Real Life Bionics," "The Making of the Car Crash," "The Stunts" and "Profiles."
Justice League: The New Frontier On DVD Today
JUSTICE LEAGUE: THE NEW FRONTIER is saving humanity for the very first time. Based on Darwyn Cooke's award-winning graphic novel, this thrilling adventure reveals the origin of the Justice League. With Cold War paranoia putting Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman under government suspicion, only the gravest threat imaginable can force these heroes -- along with an army of newcomers including The Flash, Green Lantern and Martian Manhunter -- to unite in a spectacular showdown to save the world.
The DVD comes in two editions: 2-Disc Special Edition and Single Disc DVD.
Single Disc DVD will feature extras including:
"Super Heroes United! The Complete Justice League History" documentary with a comprehensive 47 year Justice League chronology from the inception in the comics to vivid animated renditions. The story is told with a myriad of interviews tracing back the early days of DC Super Hero team-ups during the Golden Age, to the Silver Age rendition where the established heroes emerged. Interviews include Paul Levitz (President of DC Comics), Dan Didio (SVP Executive Editor at DC), Michael Uslan (Historian), Gregory Noveck (SVP Creative Affairs at DC), Mark Waid (DC Historian and Writer), Mike Friedrich (Writer JLU), Denny O'Neil (Writer and Editor at DC), Mike Carlin (DC Comics Executive Editor), Stan Lee (Marvel Comics Co-Creator) and Marv Wolfman (Writer of FANTASTIC FOUR).
"Sneak Peak: Batman: Gotham Knight" that is one part anime, one part Caped Crusader, the result is a glimpse at the world of Eastern anime sensibilities combined with a Western tradition of Batman. A detailed look at the world of Warner Bros. Animation, and how they joined forces with the renowned Japanese animators to create the highly anticipated anime film of 2008.