FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEEVERYONE'S FAVORITE DETECTIVE IS BACK
AND BETTER THAN EVER!
An 18 Disc Combination of Film and Cartoon Classics Arrives
November 25th From MGM Home Entertainment
LOS ANGELES, CA - Put on your detective hat as MGM Home Entertainment uncovers the best of the Pink Panther when the Pink Panther Ultimate Collection
purrs onto DVD November 25. One of MGM's largest and broadest appealing film franchises is now in one complete furry box set, including nine film favorites, nine cartoon classics and the quintessential Pink Panther encyclopedia, "Pink Panther, The Ultimate Guide to the Coolest Cat in Town!
" written by Jerry Beck. Included in the set is the new collector's edition of the Oscar® nominated film The Pink Panther
(1964) staring Peter Sellers as the bumbling Inspector Clouseau, who tries to catch a jewel thief who's right under his nose. This special collector's edition can only be found in the box set and contains over 60 minutes of never-before-seen footage. The 2006 version of The Pink Panther
starring Golden Globe® nominee** Steve Martin (Father of the Bride
) and directed by Shawn Levy (Night at the Museum
) is also included in the set.
With over 190 cartoons, everyone's favorite feline claws his way out of trouble again and again. The nine cartoon collections include the brilliant, Oscar®-winning* The Pink Phink
as well as the only two cartoons (Sink Pink, Pink Ice
) in which the mischievous cool cat speaks. Pink Panther Ultimate Collection
will be available for the suggested retail price of $199.98 U.S. / $349.98 Canada.
* 1965, Best Short Subject, Cartoons
** Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical: Father of the Bride Part II (1995), Parenthood (1989), Roxanne (1987), All of Me (1984, Pennies From Heaven (1981)
Pink Panther Ultimate Collection
- 9 Film Favorites:
- The Pink Panther Collector's Edition (115 min.)
- A Shot in the Dark (102 min.)
- Inspector Clouseau (119 min.)
- The Pink Panther Strikes Again (103 min.)
- Revenge of the Pink Panther (99 min.)
- Trail of the Pink Panther (96 min.)
- Curse of the Pink Panther (109 min.)
- Son of the Pink Panther (93 min.)
- The Pink Panther (2006) (93 min.)
- 9 Cartoon Classics:
- Pink Panther Cartoon Collection Vol. 1 (158 min.)
- Pink Panther Cartoon Collection Vol. 2 (155 min.)
- Pink Panther Cartoon Collection Vol. 3 (158 min.)
- Pink Panther Cartoon Collection Vol. 4 (171 min.)
- Pink Panther Cartoon Collection Vol. 5: The Ant and the Aardvark (111 min.)
- Pink Panther Cartoon Collection Vol. 6: The Inspector Vol. 1 (107 min.)
- Pink Panther Cartoon Collection Vol. 7: The Inspector Vol. 2 (119 min.)
- Pink Panther Cartoon Collection Vol. 8: Roland and Ratfink (119 min.)
- Pink Panther Cartoon Collection Vol. 9 (119 min.)
About Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., through its operating subsidiaries, is actively engaged in the worldwide production and distribution of motion pictures, television programming, home video, interactive media, music and licensed merchandise. The company owns the world's largest library of modern films, comprising around 4,100 titles. Operating units include Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc., United Artists Films Inc., Ventanazul, MGM Television Entertainment Inc., MGM Networks Inc., MGM Domestic Networks LLC, MGM Distribution Co., MGM International Television Distribution Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Home Entertainment LLC, MGM ON STAGE, MGM Music, MGM Worldwide Digital Media, MGM Consumer Products and MGM Interactive. In addition, MGM has ownership interests in international TV channels reaching nearly 120 countries. MGM ownership is as follows: Providence Equity Partners (29%), TPG (21%), Sony Corporation of America (20%), Comcast (20%), DLJ Merchant Banking Partners (7%) and Quadrangle Group (3%). For more information, visit www.mgm.com.
A recognized global industry leader, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC (TCFHE) is the worldwide marketing, sales and distribution company for all Fox film and television programming on VHS, DVD and Blu-ray Disc (BD) as well as acquisitions and original productions. The company also releases all products around the globe for MGM Home Entertainment. Each year TCFHE introduces hundreds of new and newly enhanced products, which it services to retail outlets from mass merchants and warehouse clubs to specialty stores and e-commerce throughout the world. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC is a subsidiary of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, a News Corporation company.
Pink Panther Ultimate Collection
Price: $199.98 U.S. / $349.98 Canada
Street Date: November 25, 2008
Total Run Time: 2146 minutes
Language: English and French
Audio Features: English Dolby 5.1 Surround