New York Minute: On August 17, take a trip with Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen to the Big Apple for big adventures and big laughs in the Warner Home Video DVD/VHS release of

New York Minute. Experience the madness of Manhattan with teen superstars Mary-Kate and Ashley and co-stars Eugene Levy (American Pie), Andy Richter (Andy Richter Controls The Universe), Jared Padalecki (Gilmore Girls), Riley Smith (Radio), with special appearances by Darrell Hammond (Saturday Night Live), Andrea Martin (My Big Fat Greek Wedding) and Jack Osbourne (The Osbournes). With DVD special features including bloopers, alternate endings, a behind-the-scenes featurette, a slide show and more, New York Minute is “a movie the whole family can enjoy” (Lisa Breckenridge, Fox 11, Los Angeles).

New York Minute will be available on both widescreen and full frame DVD formats for sale at $27.95 SRP and on VHS for $19.96 SRP.

SYNOPSIS

Mary-Kate and Ashley take their sister act to the next level with the delightful comedy New York Minute. Top student Jane Ryan (Ashley) heads to Manhattan for a college-scholarship competition. Her rebellious sister Roxy Ryan (Mary-Kate) goes along to crash a video shoot. But anything can happen – and does – in a romp involving a pursuing truant officer (Eugene Levy), a smuggler (Andy Richter), a couple of cute guys (Jared Padalecki, Riley Smith) and the realization that when the chips are down, a sister can be the best friend of all.

Loaded with DVD bonus features including:

- Bloopers.

- Alternate endings.

- “In A New York Minute” – a behind-the-scenes featurette.

- Mary-Kate and Ashley's behind-the-scenes slide show featuring their personal photo albums.

- Trailer.

Mary-Kate and Ashley are the most popular teen stars in the world and the number one video franchise of all time. In addition to nearly 40 million videos sold to date, they boast success in an extensive array of media and consumer products including film, television, music, America’s number one celebrity fashion doll brand, publishing, videogames, a wildly successful apparel and accessories line (on its way to grossing more than $750 million in retail sales in 2004) and their popular website mary-kateandashley.com. In addition, they are America’s number one girls’ book brand with nearly 40 million various book copies in print – all titles making the USA Today bestseller list and the New York Times children’s bestseller list.

Mary-Kate and Ashley began their careers on the ABC television series Full House, which enjoyed a successful eight-season run, and starred in their own hit television series Two of A Kind and So Little Time and the animated Mary-Kate and Ashley in ACTION! They appeared in their second theatrical film New York Minute this year, and also have starring roles in the feature-length movies It Takes Two, Billboard Dad, Passport to Paris, Switching Goals, Our Lips Are Sealed, Winning London, Holiday in the Sun, Getting There, When in Rome and The Challenge. Two multi-part series, You’re Invited to Mary-Kate & Ashley’s and The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley, are also available from Dualstar Video/WHV.

Cinemark Movie Club
Brian B.