Those Comedy Central cut-out kids Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny witness the return of Big Gay Al and are accidentally sent to Afghanistan in the SOUTH PARK: THE COMPLETE FIFTH SEASON DVD, which arrives in stores nationwide Feb. 22, 2005.
The COMEDY CENTRAL Home Ent. and Paramount Home Ent. DVD release is a three-disc box set comprised of all 14 episodes and lists for $49.99. Bonus material includes mini-commentaries on all 14 episodes by creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone. It is also available at http://shop.comedycentral.com.
The DVD contains the Emmy-nominated episode, "Osama Bin Laden Has Farty Pants;" the infamous shit episode, It Hits the Fan (original airdate: June 20, 2001,) which made TV history by saying sh** 162 times and the Cripple Fight episode starring Timmy and Jimmy. Radiohead also does a guest voice appearance and the fifth season introduces pot smokin character Towelie (You wanna get high?).
Comedy Central (www.comedycentral.com), the only all-comedy network, currently is seen in more than 86 million homes in the U.S. Comedy Central is owned by Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of MTV Networks. Paramount Home Ent. (www.paramount.com/homeentertainment) is part of the operations of Paramount Pictures, a unit of Viacom Inc.