Holiday Gift Guide
Christmas and the Holidays are just around the corner and Santa, Mrs. Claus, Mom, Dad, Grandmom and Grandpa are busy putting together the best kids gift ideas for 2011 to leave in those stockings hung by the tree for good girls and boys.
Childrens Music CDs and DVDs
Here’s a few gems that are sure to educate and entertain the kids. Whether you’re a parent, or a grandparent, books, childrens music CDs and movie DVDs along with a new DVD CD player to take to Grandmother’s house are always nice to tuck away for those winter snow days when daycare or school is cancelled because of a storm.
Cat in the Hat Knows a lot About That! Told From the Cold DVD
Here’s two delightful, wintery DVDs!
The Cat in the Hat Knows a lot About That! Told From the Cold and Chloe’s Closet Chloe’s Winter Wonderland are filled with Wintery fun for your little one.
Told From the Cold
Come join in the fun,
on new adventures we go,
With The Cat in the Hat
and his friends all in tow!
Discover how water
can turn into snow,
That penguins don’t fly
but, boy can they go!
Black bears get ready
for a very long sleep,
Before the weather gets cold
and the snow is too deep.
Run Time: Approx. 45 minutes
Studio: NCircle Entertainment
SRP: $9.99 each
Chloe’s Closet Chloe’s Winter DVD
Meet Chloe, an adorable little girl with a great big imagination! Chloe discovers magical new worlds while playing dress-up. With each new costume she tries on, she goes on a fantastical journey with her best friends! Join them as they visit the land of ice and snow and embark on an anything-can-happen winter wonderland adventure!
Run Time: Approx. 35 minutes
Studio: NCircle Entertainment
The Cat in the Hat Knows a lot About That! Tricks and Treats
A new spooky adventure this DVD brings, with
The Cat, Nick and Sally, Fish and the Things. Meet the eeriest critters you have ever seen, arrived just in time for Halloween!
There’ll be lots of tricks and, of course lots of treats, to share with the animal friends you will meet! There’s a coconut crab, spider monkeys and bats, and plenty more fun with The Cat in the Hat!
Studio: NCircle Entertainment
Run Time: Approx. 30 minutes each
All above are Available now at Barnes and Noble and major retailers near you or at NCircle Entertainment
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All aboard! Chuggington pulls into the station with all-new DVD, “The Chugger Championship.”
On your tracks, get set, GO…! I wanted to let you know about a really fun new “Chuggington” DVD that’s just the ticket for young trainees from coast-to-coast – and makes a perfect stocking stuffer, too! “The Chugger Championship,” from Anchor Bay Entertainment, made its “traintastic” debut in retail stores nationwide on October 12, 2011.
In “The Chugger Championship,” Wilson, Brewster and Coco are back and ready to put their “wheels to the rails” for the biggest race in Chuggington! The exciting brand-new DVD features six engaging adventures that invite preschool-age fans and their families to join the three animated best friends as they prepare for a test, invent a new contest and pick up a fun hobby – all the while learning about the importance of accountability and responsibility – and that a true champion isn’t always the one who finishes first!
Available at major retailers and Barnes and Noble
Young Trainees GET ready For AN EXCITING RIDE WHEN ‘the chugger championship’ Takes the lead in HOMES NATIONWIDE!
July 5, 2011 – Trainees, start your engines! Preschoolers from coast-to-coast will get on the fast-track to fun and learning with “The Chugger Championship”! The newest “winner” in the “Chuggington™” DVD series from Anchor Bay Entertainment, “The Chugger Championship” hits retail stores nationwide on October 11, 2011.
A colorful and contemporary CGI-animated TV series from Ludorum that encourages early social readiness skills, “Chuggington” follows the amusing escapades of three young trainees, Wilson, Brewster and Koko, as they learn to “ride the rails” of life and become productive chuggers. The exciting train property for preschoolers airs daily on Disney Junior, Disney Channel’s programming block designed for kids ages 2-7 and their families.
“When preschoolers climb aboard with ‘Chuggington,’ they embark on positive adventures that teach them about interacting with the world around them,” said Julie Cartwright, SVP of Brand Marketing for Anchor Bay Entertainment. “Our newest DVD release brings all the fun and gentle lessons of the series to fans to enjoy again and again.”
In “The Chugger Championship,” the traintastic trio is ready to put their “wheels to the rails” for the biggest race in Chuggington! These six, action-packed adventures will have the whole family cheering. Young fans join Wilson, Brewster and Koko as they prepare for a test, invent a new contest and pick up a fun hobby, while learning about the importance of accountability and responsibility. Along the way, the three friends – and viewers at home – discover that a true champion isn’t always the one who finishes first!
“The Chugger Championship” is the newest addition to Anchor Bay Entertainment’s “Chuggington” DVD collection, which also includes “Chuggers To The Rescue,” “It’s Training Time” and “Let’s Ride The Rails”
“Chuggington” has quickly become a global sensation since its debut in September 2008 in the U.K. The show has been licensed to more than 175 territories worldwide and has established ratings records in several key international markets, including the U.K., Germany, France and Australia. The series made its stateside debut in January 2010. The property has built an impressive portfolio of high-quality licensees in the U.S. with more than 30 licensees coming “aboard” to produce Chuggington products. Disney Junior acquired all U.S. television rights to the property for season two, which launched February 14, 2011. Disney Channel is currently available on basic cable in more than 99 million U.S. homes.
“Chuggington” is a CGI-animated series as well as a fully-immersive interactive website. The series follows the adventures of Wilson, Brewster and Koko, trainee engines, each with their own unique personality and learning style. The series is set in a world much like our own with cities, villages and diverse cultures and geography. Entertainment and enjoyment are at the heart of “Chuggington,” but embedded within each story are important educational and developmental messages centered on learning and social-emotional development. “Chuggington” is directed by Sarah Ball, who won a BAFTA award for her work as a director and writer of Bob the Builder™. The property was conceived to seamlessly integrate television, books and interactive. Further information is available at Chuggington.
About Anchor Bay Entertainment
Anchor Bay Entertainment is the home entertainment division of Starz Media, LLC. It includes the Anchor Bay Films and Manga Entertainment brands. It distributes feature films, children’s entertainment, fitness, TV series, documentaries, anime and other filmed entertainment on DVD and Blu-ray™ formats. Headquartered in Beverly Hills, CA, Anchor Bay Entertainment has offices in Troy, MI, as well as Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia. Starz Media (www.starzmedia.com) is a controlled subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation attributed to the Liberty Starz tracking stock group (NASDAQ: LSTZA).
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