It’s Tuesday again? I’m not sure where this past week has gone, but it feels like we just did this… the main difference being, I have some better selections to share this week. If you’re looking for some new viewing options to enjoy with your family, there’s a decent selection hitting retail this week. From THE BERENSTAIN BEARS to DINOSAUR TRAIN, LEGO NINJAGO to RUBY GLOOM, DIGIMON to THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT THAT, there’s a little something for everyone. Here’s your new release Tuesday titles for January 14, 2014. Want a glimpse even further into the future? Check out my ongoing list right here.
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THE BERENSTAIN BEARS – COUNT THEIR BLESSINGS: VALENTINE’S EDITION (Phase 4 Films)
Brother and Sister often complain that their friends have more things than they do. Mama and Papa tell them they should be thankful for all the things they do have. When a big thunderstorm rages outside and the power goes out, the cubs are reminded of how fortunate they are to have loving parents and a cozy home to live in. Its a good time to count their blessings.
THE BERENSTAIN BEARS – FAMILY VALUES (Phase 4 Films)
Brother and Sister adopt one of Farmer Bens new puppies and soon discover that having a pet is a big responsibility. When the two pet owners leave to play with friends, the puppy stays behind and destroys the living room. As a result, the puppy is banished to the backyard. Brother and Sister apologise for neglecting their duties and Mama and Papa decide to give the cubs and the puppy a second chance.
THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT THAT – LET’S CELEBRATE! (NCircle)
Come one, come all, come Celebrate! With the Cat in the Hat you’ve got a date! When the Cat eats the last chocolate Nick and Sally must fly to Coco-a-licious to restock their supply. But princess Lotta-Chocka’s helpers are away. Can the Cat and the kids help make chocolate today? You bet they can the best chocolate you ve seen! And to make it they start with a small bitter bean . . .
DIGIMON ADVENTURE: Volume 5 (New Video)
Digifans, catch the second installment of DIGIMON ADVENTURE SEASON 02 (the direct sequel to Digimon Adventure Season 01) in this 3-DVD set!
With some stellar teamwork by Davis, Yolei, Cody, T.K and Kari, the Digital World once again settles into a state of peace. The new Digidestined crew welcomes Ken back from his dark days as an evil Emperor and together they commit to protecting the Digital World and all its Digimon. But the calm doesn t last long. Soon dark energy runs out of control and threatens to explode! Can the team stop it before it s too late?
DINOSAUR TRAIN: I LOVE DINOSAURS! (PBS KIDS)
*Rock Father Pick!
Featuring four outstanding adventures and two Be My Valentine Cards,“Dinosaur Train: I Love Dinosaurs” makes for an outstanding Valentine’s Day treat! Two of the stories included on this DVD are “King Meets Crystal” and “Erma and the Conductor.” In “King Meets Crystal,” King Cryolophosaurus is interested in becoming friends with Crystal, but he gets nervous when trying to talk to her. Tiny and Buddy help King overcome his nervousness. In “Erma and the Conductor,” the Pteranodon family is on the Dinosaur Train headed to the Big Pond to watch a meteor shower! Mr. Conductor stops to pick up Erma Eoraptor, his best friend. At the Big Pond, the Conductor and Erma are interrupted a few times while trying to be alone, but soon find the perfect spot back on the Train.
LEGO NINJAGO & HERO FACTORY DVD Collection (Warner Home Video)
Welcome to the Hero Factory where the most powerful Heroes are built to serve one function – to save the universe from evil and the world of Ninjago is in terrible danger having been invaded by an army of skeletons. Two Hero Factory stories, Rise of the Rookies and Savage Planet, are packaged with two Ninjago stories, Masters of Spinjitzu and Rise of the Green Ninja, in a 4-disc collection that will provide over five hours of LEGO action for the whole family.
MARTHA SPEAKS – PUPPIES, PUPPIES, PUPPIES! (PBS KIDS)
Martha Speaks features an outspoken, honest, smart, confident dog who loves to eat (and talk!). When Martha is accidentally fed alphabet soup, this gives her the power of speech and the chance to speak her mind to anyone.
RUBY GLOOM: HAPPIEST GIRL IN THE WORLD Valentine’s Edition (Phase 4 Films)
In a Victorian mansion on the outskirts of Gloomsville lives Ruby Gloom. Some kids might be afraid of the dark, the eccentric neighbours and the unknown things that dwell in the closet, but Ruby is different – she befriends these strange and sometimes scary creatures. In fact, Ruby finds them all delightful. She pays no attention to their unusual appearances, perceptive only to their hearts and souls. As Ruby likes to point out “”Always look on the bright side – unless of course the dark side is your bright side and that’s okay too!”” Ruby’s perfect day is a gloomy one, full of creativity and adventure with her offbeat circle of friends.
SPONGEBOB & FRIENDS: PATRICK SQUAREPANTS (Paramount)
Prepare to be blown back on your tail fins with this collection of 14 Star-centric episodes. See best buddies SpongeBob and Patrick in school, at work, at play and celebrating Best Friends Day. So grab your best pal and hunker down for more than 3 hours of nautical nonsense.
TAD: THE LOST EXPLORER (Vivendi)
Tad is a bored construction worker dreaming of a life of adventure until one day he is mistaken for a famous archeologist and that dream comes true. Whisked to Peru holding a sacred key, Tad helps Professor Lavrof and his beautiful daughter Sara as they race against evil treasure hunters in search of the Lost City of Paititi.