NEW YORK, August 6, 2007 — In the tenth season of “South Park,” Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny band together to defeat a virtual villain, witness the death of their beloved Chef and are enlisted by former Vice President Al Gore to help search for the elusive Manbearpig. Released via COMEDY CENTRAL Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment, “South Park: The Complete Tenth Season” DVD arrives in stores nationwide on Tuesday, August 21 and will also be available at http://shop.comedycentral.com.
“South Park: The Complete Tenth Season” DVD is an exclusive three-disc collector’s edition comprised of all 14 legendary episodes. In addition to the Emmy-nominated episode, “Make Love, Not Warcraft” (original air date: October 4, 2006), a free 14-day trial edition of the “World of Warcraft” DVD-ROM is included with the purchase of the DVD set. This unforgettable compilation also features the episode “Tsst” (original air date: May 3, 2006) in which Cartman’s Mom seeks the help of Cesar Millan, the “Dog Whisperer,” to gain control of her son. The bonus material contains five-to-seven minute mini-commentaries on all 14 episodes by creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone.
Launched in 1997, “South Park” remains the highest-rated series on COMEDY CENTRAL. The animated series was honored with the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award in the 65th Annual Peabody Awards competition and has been nominated for seven Emmy Awards, winning the Emmy in 2005 for Outstanding Animated Program (less than an hour). Trey Parker and Matt Stone are co-creators and executive producers of “South Park,” with Anne Garefino also serving as executive producer.
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