"Squidbillies" Vol 3 Coming to DVD on July 6, 2010
Warner Home Video has announced that Squidbillies Vol. 3 will be released to DVD on July 6, 2010. The disc will contain 10 episodes from season 4 of the show, along with a set of extras including an art sequence, a hat sequence, “Funny Pete Stuff” promos, and a video from Dragon*Con 2009.
The full press release follows:
Catch Up With The Family That’s One Part Hillbilly, One Part Squid and All Kinds of Crazy in the Adult Swim DVD Release
Squidbillies Volume 3
With 10 Episodes of Trouble-Filled Madness and Bonus Materials, DVD Squirms to
Retail on July 6
Look out, boy! The ‘billies be gettin’ into more trouble than ever when Adult Swim and Warner Home Video bring ’em back to DVD in Squidbillies Volume 3 on July 6, 2010. The Cuyler clan are still up to their drinkin’, destructin’ and reckless ways in this latest installment. Look out for Rusty gettin’ into the steroids and fussin’ with the oldest living confederate widow. Watch Early fleece money off his family, and experience the toxic effects of getting caught up in a liberal news media human interest typhoon. Featuring 10 episodes from the hit show’s fourth season, Squidbillies Volume 3 will be available for the suggested retail price of $19.97.
In addition to 115 minutes of animated shenanigans from season four, the DVD has a big ol’ batch of bonus features including:
Art Sequence: “Art & Music”
Hat Sequence: “This Ain’t a Hat, It’s a Ragtop for a Sex Convertible”
“Funny Pete Stuff” promos
Squidbillies video from Dragon *Con 2009
Squidbillies follows the unconventional lives of a family of squids left behind when the pre-historic oceans receded from the North Georgian mountains. Loaded with laughs and maddening hijinx, it’s no wonder that 7.3 million adults 18-34 tuned-in to get a load of Squidbillies during its 10-week run of season four, according to Nielsen Media Research. The serieswas also one of the Top 10 programs for Adults 18-24, Men 18-24 and Men 18-34 in a rank of late-night programs on both cable and broadcast networks. Additionally, Squidbillies tied for the #1 show with the TBS Weekly Movie in its time period among adults 18-24 in a rank of programs on both cable and broadcast networks.
Adult Swim will support the DVD release of Squidbillies Volume 3 with a consumer marketing campaign targeting fans of Adult Swim. Thirty-second television ads will be featured on Adult Swim, while online advertisements will also be featured on comic sites and niche/indie music, pop culture and entertainment sites.
Street Date: July 6, 2010
Feature Running Time: 115 minutes
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