BURBANK CA (August 1, 2003) - Warner Home Video (WHV) gears up for Halloween with three new titles from Scooby-Doo, Tom and Jerry and Mucha Lucha - all with a frightfully fun twist! It's all treats and no tricks on August 19, 2003, when What's New Scooby Doo?: Space Ape at the Cape and Mucha Lucha: Heart of Lucha will be available for $19.98 SRP DVD and $14.94 VHS and Tom and Jerry: Hijinks and Shrieks is $19.98 SRP DVD and $9.94 SRP VHS.
"Halloween has crept up to become the second biggest family holiday," said Jeff Baker, WHV Vice President, Franchise Marketing. "By introducing three new titles as well as bringing back family favorites, WHV is giving retailers all the tools they need to satisfy their customers."
What's New Scooby- Doo?:
Space Ape at the Cape Scooby-Doo and the world's most famous meddling kids launch their crime-busting, spook-chasing exploits into the 21st century in four fun-filled mystery adventures. Kids will be spellbound as the Mystery Inc. crew investigates a way-cool snowboarding contest where many of the contestants have been sidelined, tries to halt the 3-D rampage of a fearsome Giganotosaurus in Costa Rica, unearths spooky doings at a haunted New Orleans cemetery and tangles with an extra-scary extraterrestrial who's monkeying around with an important rocket launch. Haunting special features on DVD include:
* "Backstage with Simple Plan" featurette
* "Extreme Boardin' Scooby" set top challenge
* Music Videos hosted by Shaggy and Scooby
* "Get the Picture" How to Draw Scooby-Doo
* DVD-ROM activities and more.
Tom and Jerry: Hijinks and Shrieks
The Academy Award