PR: Everyone’s Favorite Cat and Mouse are Back and the Chase is on!
The ever dueling cat and mouse duo take their classic chase to new lands on March 11, 2008 when Warner Home Video releases Tomand Jerry Tales: Volume 4. This fantastic setincludes 12 cartoons from the popular Kids WB TV series, which airs on Saturdays at 8:30 AM with more than 1.7 million viewers each week and is the top rated program in its time slot. Tom and Jerry Tales: Volume 4 is packed with all-new comical cartoon shorts such as, I Dream of Meanie, The Cat Whisperer and Jungle Love and it is priced to own at $14.97 SRP. The DVD has an order due date of February 5, 2008.
Volume 4 is packed with fun as the dynamic duo take us around the world with Tom chasing Jerry through a variety of locations from a Sultan’s palace to the jungles of Africa. Fur flies when the chaotic pair gets super powers in three of the animated shorts as they take their classic game of cat and mouse to new heights!
One of the most successful animated franchises of all time, Tom and Jerry have been entertaining kids and families for generations. There are 25 hilarious releases in the Tom and Jerry video library that have sold over 4 million units to date. On September 23, 2006 the new Tom and Jerry Tales premiered on Kids’ WB featuring the first newly created Tom and Jerry shorts in 30 years.
“The classic characters of Tom and Jerry have entertained consumers for almost 70 years,” said Amit Desai, WHV Vice President, Family, Animation & Sports Marketing. “We are excited to release Volume 4 loaded with all new antics from the world’s most famous cat and mouse. The DVD is a must have for all generations.”
Warner Home Video will support the release of Tom and Jerry: Volume 4 with a targeted online campaign generating millions of consumer impressions.
DVD – $14.97 SRP
Street Date: March 11, 2008
Order Due Date: February 5, 2008
Languages: English and French
Running time: Approx 98 minutes
Rating: Not Rated
With operations in 90 international territories Warner Home Video, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Inc., commands the largest distribution infrastructure in the global video marketplace. Warner Home Video’s film library is the largest of any studio, offering top quality new and vintage titles from the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures, Turner Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.
Warner Bros. Animation has been producing award-winning original animation since 1930, when it released its first cartoon, “Sinkin’ in the Bathtub.” Since then, Warner Bros. Animation’s characters have set the standard for innovative, quality animation. Producing for network and cable television, online, home entertainment and feature films both domestically and internationally, Warner Bros. Animation is highly respected for its creative and technical excellence, as well as maintaining the studio’s rich cartoon heritage. Warner Bros. Animation also oversees the creative use of, and production of animated programming based on classic animated characters from the Hanna-Barbera and DC Comics libraries. Warner Bros. Animation is one of the most honored animation studios in history, garnering a grand total of six Academy Awards®, 35 Emmy® Awards, the George Foster Peabody Award, an Environmental Media Award, a Parents’ Choice Award, a Humanitas Award, two Prism Awards and 20 Annie Awards (honoring excellence in animation).