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Posts Tagged ‘Shout Factory’

Press Release: Power Rangers 40 DVD Boxset Announced

Posted by OujaStrike on May 9, 2012

Shout Factory said via Press Release that their will be a boxset of Power Rangers of the 1st 7 seasons, Mighty Morphin all the way to Lost Galaxy.

The Press Release is below:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

GET READY TO SUPER-CHARGE YOURSELF WITH THE SERIES
THAT STARTED A GLOBAL POP CULTURE PHENOMENON

POWER RANGERS

PRODUCTION NOW UNDERWAY FOR SEVERAL
MULTI-DISC BOX SET COLLECTIONS TO BE MADE
AVAILABLE DIRECTLY TO FANS THROUGH TIME LIFE

LOS ANGELES, CA, May 9, 2012 – Following its debut in 1993, Saban’s iconic live-action pop culture series,Power Rangersquickly became the most watched children’s television program in North America. Emphasizing the importance of teamwork, responsibility and helping others by following the adventures of a group of ordinary young people who “morphed” into superheroes, this long-running series has been seen in more than 60 countries, translated into numerous languages, and remains a mainstay in children’s programming blocks. For 19 years, the highly entertaining saga and fan favorite characters fromPower Rangershave captivated children and adults alike, and are beloved by legions of fans worldwide.

Now you can return to where the phenomenon began and re-live these thrill-packed adventures when Shout! Factory, in collaboration with Saban Brands, unleashes a cornucopia of home entertainment offerings, many of which have never been released on DVD, from the original seriesPower Rangers. Through unprecedented access to Saban Brands’ vast archive of content, many of these DVD collections produced by Shout! Factory boast extensive bonus materials and collectible packaging, making them must-haves for loyal fans and collectors.

The first multi-disc set to be released will be theMighty Morphin Power Rangers: Season One, Volume One3-Dvd set, which will arrive in stores and will be available through select digital entertainment platforms onAugust 21, 2012. Marking the DVD debut of the originalPower Rangersseries,Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Season One, Volume Onefeatures the first 30 original episodes from the first season and delivers over 10 hours of high-energy, family friendly entertainment. Poised to attract a new audience of kids as well as young adults who grew up with this popular series, this 3-DVD set is priced to own at a suggested retail price of $19.93. Pre-order is now available atAmazon.comandShoutFactory.com.

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Season One, Volume Two3-DVD set is slated to arrive on store shelvesFall 2012. Featuring the subsequent 30 original episodes, this DVD set continues more action-packed adventures of five teens, who quickly learn the full impact and awesome responsibility of their new powers and weapons. The evil villain, Rita Repulsa and her henchmen prove to be very worthy adversaries for the young super heroes, and they are challenged at every turn.

In an effort to provide avid collectors with an exclusive first-to-own experience, fans will have the first opportunity to collect upcoming box sets through a Time Life direct-response television and online campaign. Shout! Factory has teamed up with Time Life to makeMighty Morphin Power Rangers Season One6-DVD set and the 40-DVD collection ofPower Rangers: Seasons One – Sevendirectly available to fans startingJuly 30, 2012through Time Life’s direct-response on-air TV campaign, as well as online.

The Power Rangers: Seasons One -Seven40-DVD collection will include: All 145 original episodes fromMighty Morphin Power Rangers: Seasons One, Two and Three, plus the ten-episode seriesMighty Morphin Power Rangers: Alien Rangers. It then continues on withPower Rangers: Seasons Four – Seven, featuring all of the original 183 episodes spanning the seasons entitledPower Rangers Zeo, Power Rangers Turbo, Power Rangers In SpaceandPower Rangers Lost Galaxy. In-depth bonus content includes: a retrospective featurette on theMighty Morphin Power Rangersphenomenon, brand-new interviews with members of the cast and the creative team, and much more!

As excitement builds for these anticipated home entertainment releases, Shout! Factory, Saban Brands, and Time Life will announce additional news and activities for fans in the upcoming months. Meanwhile, fans will have the opportunity to learn more about upcoming collections by following us onFacebookand Twitter (@shoutfactory). Join the excitement and relive the action on DVDs!

About Saban Brands
Formed in 2010 as a subsidiary of Saban Capital Group, Saban Brands (SB) was established to acquire and develop a world-class portfolio of properties and capitalize on the company’s experience, track record and capabilities in growing and monetizing consumer brands. SB applies a strategic transmedia management approach to enhancing and extending its brands in markets worldwide and to consumers of all ages. The company provides full-service management, marketing, promotion and strategic business development for its intellectual properties including comprehensive strategies unique to each brand, trademark and copyright management and enforcement, creative design, retail development, direct-to-consumer initiatives and specialized property extensions. SB is led by a superior management team with decades of experience in media, content creation, branding, licensing, marketing and finance. For more information, visit http://www.sabanbrands.com

About Shout! Factory
Shout! Factory is a diversified entertainment company devoted to producing, uncovering and revitalizing the very best of pop culture. Founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos have spent their careers sharing their music, television and film faves with discerning consumers the world over. Shout! Factory’s DVD offerings serve up classic, contemporary and cult TV series, riveting sports programs, live music, animation and documentaries in lavish packages crammed with extras. The company’s audio catalogue boasts GRAMMY-nominated box sets, new releases from storied artists, lovingly assembled album reissues and indispensable “best of” compilations. These riches are the result of a creative acquisitions mandate that has established the company as a hotbed of cultural preservation and commercial reinvention. Shout! Factory is based in Los Angeles, California. For more on Shout! Factory, visit shoutfactory.com

NOTE from TVShowsOnDVD:Details, pricing, package art and pre-order listings for the “Season 1, Part 2” set, the “Complete 1st Season” set, and the “Seasons 1-7” forty-disc set aren’t available yet, but stay tuned for updates!

Taken from:http://tvshowsondvd.com/news/Mighty-Morphin-Power-Rangers-Seasons-1-through-7/16925#ixzz1uPZlZeQS

according to Brian Ward DVD/Blu-ray producer for Shout! Factory the Bonus content is EXCLUSIVE to the 2 big sets being offered. Nothing on the smaller, casual sets. The big ones are for the fans.

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the Vol. & Season sets will just have the episodes with no special features

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MMPR Season 1 Vol. 1 Amazon taking Pre-Orders with Box Art

Posted by OujaStrike on May 4, 2012

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0080730CK/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=awwmancom-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B0080730CK

They’ve got a power and a force that you’ve never seen before.
They’ve got the ability to morph and to even up the score.
No one can ever take them down; the power lies on their side.

Go Go Power Rangers!
Go Go Power Rangers!
Go Go Power Rangers!
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers!

They know the fate of the world is lying in their hands.
They know to only use their weapons for defense.
No one will ever take them down; the power lies on their side…Shout! Factorybroke the newsback in March that they’d signed a deal with Saban Entertainment for home video rights to 17 years ofPower Rangerstelevision history: every American TV show (sorry, noSentai) from 1993’sMighty Morphin’ Power Rangersto 2009’sPower Rangers RPMis included in the deal…but only those shows, however.The ’95 and ’97 theatrical filmsare still with Fox, and the most recent TV series –as we recently reported– is coming to DVD from Lionsgate Entertainment instead. But all of the previous programs from the hugely popular franchise are in Shout!’s hands now, and they are beginning their mega-assault on stores this summer!

Overnight the studio’s first plans for this show have been revealed withan Amazon pre-order entryforMighty Morphin Power Rangers – Season 1, Vol.1, arriving in stores onAugust 21st. This 3-DVD set priced at $19.93 SRP brings you the first portion of the first ofMorphin’sthree seasons. That includes “Day of the Dumpster,” the very first episode which introduces us to Jason, Kimberly, Zack, Billy, Trini, Zordon, Alpha 5, Ernie, Bulk, Skull, Rita Repulsa, Goldar, Finster, Baboo and Squatt. We also ought to get on this collection the legendary 5-part story “Green With Evil,” which first introduces Jason David Frank as “Tommy Oliver,” the Green Ranger (the first of several colors Tommy would sport over the years!).

We’re still waiting on Shout! Factory’s press release (possibly next week) with all the details of this exciting brand launch for them. Hopefully it will have word of other releases in this long-running franchise (maybe other configurations for us more passionate fans, perhaps?). Stay tuned and we’ll fill you in, as further developments occur!

Taken from:http://www.tvshowsondvd.com/news/Mighty-Morphin-Power-Rangers-Season-1-Volume-1/16902#ixzz1tw0C7iE8

once Shout Factory gives a press release i will post an update

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