"Seth MacFarlane's Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy!" on DVD & Blu-ray (UPDATED 4/6/2009)
According to Amazon, Seth MacFarlane’s Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy! (Uncensored), a series of short (typically a minute long) animated sketches starring various characters drawn in Family Guy style, is coming to DVD and Blu-ray on 4/21/09. Its prices are listed as $22.99 for the DVD version and $24.99 for Blu-ray. It runs 54 minutes. Special features aren’t yet listed.
[Sources: Amazon.com ; Link 2 ]
UPDATED April 6, 2009: Fox Home Entertainment has released the official press release for the DVD and Blu-ray, noting that a total of 50 shorts will be included, all of which will be uncut and uncensored and including “exclusive new episodes too outrageous for television or the internet.” Special features will include the Red Carpet Premiere, still frame galleries, and several character model galleries.
The full press release follows:
FROM ONE OF THE GREATEST TELEVISION MINDS OF THE MILLENIUM COMES A COMEDY TOO BIG FOR TV
CAVALCADE OF CARTOON COMEDY
Outrageous Uncensored Collection Of Animated Shorts Including
Never-Before-Seen Episodes Arrives On Blu-ray And DVD
May 12 From Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
CENTURY CITY, Calif. – Prepare for non-stop, raw and brazen laughs with the bleeping hilarious series from the creator of “Family Guy” and “American Dad” when Seth MacFarlane’s CAVALCADE OF CARTOON COMEDY debuts on unrated Blu-ray and DVD May 12 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. Featuring exclusive new episodes too outrageous for television or the internet, the DVD is packed with 50 shorts in total and highlights all-new classic characters, “Family Guy” voice talent and hilarious pop culture parodies of Jesus Christ, Bob Dylan, Ted Nugent, Quentin Tarantino, Super Mario, Jeff Goldbum and more. The irreverent animated shorts that originally aired on YouTube and SethComedy.com are also included but now completely unedited and uncensored. A must-own for fans, Seth MacFarlane’s CAVALCADE OF CARTOON COMEDY takes “Family Guy” and “American Dad” to the next, inappropriate, laugh-out-loud level and features bonus materials including the Red Carpet Premiere and still galleries. Available on Blu-ray disc for the suggested retail price of $24.99 U.S. / $25.99 Canada and on standard DVD for $22.98 U.S. / $26.98 Canada, prebook is March 15.
Seth MacFarlane’s CAVALCADE OF CARTOON COMEDY Synopsis
Seth MacFarlane, the creator of “Family Guy” and “American Dad”, brings you the Cavalcade of Comedy – non-stop, uncensored laughs with never-before-seen, exclusive new episodes – too outrageous for TV or the internet!
DVD Special Features
The Seth MacFarlane’s CAVALCADE OF CARTOON COMEDY DVD is presented in widescreen format with 5.1 Dolby Surround along with English, French and Spanish subtitles. Bonus features include:
· Red Carpet Premiere
· Still galleries
o Rough character models
o Cleaned-up character models
o Colored characters models
BD Special Features
The Seth MacFarlane’s CAVALCADE OF CARTOON COMEDY Blu-ray Disc is presented in widescreen format with 5.1 DTS audio along with English, French and Spanish subtitles. The BD includes all of the above DVD bonus features in hi-definition.
About Twentieth Century Fox
A recognized global industry leader, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC (TCFHE) is the worldwide marketing, sales and distribution company for all Fox film and television programming on DVD, Blu-ray Disc (BD) and Digital Copy as well as acquisitions and original productions. The company also releases all products around the globe for MGM Home Entertainment. Each year TCFHE introduces hundreds of new and newly enhanced products, which it services to retail outlets — from mass merchants and warehouse clubs to specialty stores and e-commerce – throughout the world. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC is a subsidiary of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, a News Corporation company.
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Seth MacFarlane’s CAVALCADE OF CARTOON COMEDY
Street Date: May 12, 2009
Prebook Date: April 15, 2009
Suggested Retail Price: $29.99 U.S. / $25.99 Canada Blu-ray
$22.98 U.S. / $26.98 Canada DVD
Total Run Time: 54 minutes
Catalog #: 2259273 Blu-ray
U.S. Rating: NR
Closed Caption: Yes