DVD Releases For March 18
DVD features include audio commentaries from New Frontier filmmakers and comic book writer and artist Darwyn Cooke.
The 2-Disc Special Edition includes more extras:
"The Legion of Doom: The Pathology of the Super Villain" documentary that examines the early mythological archetypes of nemesis characters from a historical perspective, and see how the tenants of this rich history were adapted and woven into the JUSTICE LEAGUE stories. The bonus feature includes many of the talent included on "Super Heroes United!" as well as Jim Kreuger (Writer of JUSTICE).
"Comic Book Commentary: Homage to the New Frontier" documentary that is a nod to the fans of the NEW FRONTIER comic book. This featurette further expands the themes contained in the source material, and how these elements were truncated or evolved for the inclusion in the film. Featuring vivid imagery culled from the pages of the NEW FRONTIER comic, mixed with the commentary from writer and artist Darwyn Cooke.
"JUSTICE LEAGUE Unlimited Bonus Episodes" is Bruce Timm's three favorite episodes from the JUSTICE LEAGUE UNLIMITED animated series:
"Dark Heart" - Alien invaders attempt to thwart the Justice League. The fate of the world rests on the shoulders of Ray Palmer, aka The Atom.
"To Another Shore" - Wonder Woman learns of a plot to steal the powers of the 3,000-year-old corpse of The Viking Prince. It is up to the Justice League to make things right.
"Task Force X" - Four incarcerated villains are released from prison by Cadmus to undertake an impossible mission: steal a powerful mystic artifact from the JLU Watchtower under the noses of the League.
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo, The First Season, On DVD Today
The Scooby-Doo Detective Agency is born in this first season of A PUP NAMED SCOOBY DOO, airing in 1988 on ABC. The youthful gang finds all sorts of spooks and monsters in the town of Coolsville including a Cheese Monster, the Headless Skateboarder, and the ghost of mobster Al Kabone. Other mysteries take the gang to a snowy mountain ski resort, an Indian burial ground, and a haunted Comic Book Convention.
The Pebbles And Bamm-Bamm Show On DVD Today
THE PEBBLES AND BAMM-BAMM SHOW follows the hijinks of Pebbles Flintstone and Bamm-Bamm Rubble. Bedrock's favorite tots are now teenagers attending Bedrock High where, not surprisingly, they become embroiled in a variety of misadventures along with their pals Wiggy, Penny, and teen inventor Moonrock.
Other characters include Fred and Wilma Flintstone, Barney and Betty Rubble, Pebbles' rival Cindy with her sidekick Fabian, a motorcycle gang called the Bronto Bunch, and Bad-luck Schleprock.
Pebbles -- much like her father Fred -- is always coming up with "brilliant ideas" that end up getting the gang into some sort of trouble -- and making Bamm-Bamm cringe. Pebbles features the voice of Sally Struthers (ALL IN THE FAMILY) and Bamm-Bamm's voice features Jay North (DENNIS THE MENACE). The DVD is 16 episodes at 22 minutes apiece.
Disc 1 episodes: "Gridiron Girl Trouble," "Putty in Her Hands," "Frog For A Day," "The Golden Voice," "Daddy's Little Helper," "Focus Foolery "Pebble's Big Boast," "The Grand Prix Pebbles."
Disc 2, Side A episodes: "The Terrible Snorkosaurus," "Schleprock's New Image," Coach Pebbles," "No Cash and Carry," "Wooly The Great," "Mayor May Not," "They Went That Away," "The Birthday Present."
Disc 2, Side B Bonus Episodes: (four episodes -- each eight minutes) "Squawkie Talkie," "Suitor Computor," "Beauty and the Beast," "Bedlam in Bedrock."