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While on the maiden voyage of the fabulous new passenger vessel “Skyship One,” Lady Penelope is shocked to discover that the original crew has been killed and replaced with a ruthless gang of hijackers who want to use her to obtain classified information about the International Rescue team! As the hijacked super-plane circles the globe on a collision course with catastrophe, Penelope must outwit her captors and send an urgent SOS to get help from her fearless cohorts…before it’s too late!
WHAT IS THE THUNDERBIRDS INTERNATIONAL RESCUE EDITION 2-DISC DVD COLLECTOR’S SET?
Featuring 2 original feature films, Thunderbirds Are Go and Thunderbird 6
Each Film Is Loaded With Special Features:
- Presented in Widescreen (16x9) with DTS Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound
- Unique “Interactive” packaging with removable die-cut model rocket ships
- Audio commentaries featuring Producer Sylvia Anderson and Director David Lane
- 3 Featurettes
- Animated photo gallery
- Collectible magnets
- Fun quiz and more!
*Also available as singles with special features.
WHY IS THUNDERBIRDS GOING TO BE A HUGE EVENT ON DVD?
- Good timing to draft off Universal Pictures’ wide theatrical, live-action release of Thunderbirds (7/30/04) starring Ben Kingsley and Bill Paxton. Awareness of the property will be high during this time period.
- Good opportunity to broaden target market outside of core Thunderbirds fans.
- The International Rescue Giftset is priced competitively at $29.98 SRP
- The Special Edition singles are priced at a low $14.95 SRP each!
What Is The Thunderbirds Franchise?
- “5, 4, 3, 2, 1. Thunderbirds are Go!” Thunderbirds, a British TV series created by Gerry Anderson created a technique called "Supermarionation," has garnered worldwide cult status.
- The series and the feature films tell the story of Tracy and his five sons, who rely on the Thunderbirds, a fleet of high-tech rescue vehicles, to respond to calls for help around the globe. For more information, the official website is: www.mgm.com
- Thunderbirds are one the most fondly remembered television shows ever made. For a TV series that ended production in 1966, today it still has a strong cult following. In addition to the TV series that ran for 2 seasons, creator Jerry Anderson also developed 2 feature films, Thunderbirds Are Go and Thunderbird Six to this popular and campy franchise.
WATCH THE TRAILER!
Dont't forget to also check out: Gerry Anderson's Thunderbirds: Thunderbirds Are Go/ Thunderbird 6