NEW YORK, March 6, 2008 — In this uncensored, never-before-seen director’s cut, the doors of the world’s imagination are thrown wide open and the boys of South Park are transported to a magical realm in their greatest odyssey ever. Stan, Kyle, and Butters find themselves in Imaginationland just as terrorists launch an attack that unleashes all of mankind’s most evil characters imaginable. With the world’s imaginations spinning out of control, the government prepares to nuke Imaginationland to put an end to the chaos. Racing against time to prevent nuclear annihilation, the citizens of Imaginationland realize their only hope of salvation lies with the unlikeliest of heroes: Butters. Ignoring the impending apocalypse, Cartman goes all the way to the Supreme Court to get justice for his case of dry balls.
Released via COMEDY CENTRAL Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment, “South Park’s Imaginationland” DVD arrives in stores nationwide on Tuesday, March 11 and will also be available at http://www.southparkstudios.com/imaginationland/
“South Park’s Imaginationland” is a feature-length DVD movie with all-new material added. For the first time ever on DVD, the series is completely uncensored and features audio commentary from the co-creators and executive producers, Trey Parker and Matt Stone. The DVD release also includes storyboards. In addition, fan favorite episodes “Woodland Critter Christmas” and “Manbearpig” are part of the bonus materials.
Launched in 1997, “South Park,” kicking off its 12th season on Wednesday, March 12, remains the highest-rated series on COMEDY CENTRAL. “South Park” regularly airs on Wednesdays at 10:00 p.m. and repeats Wednesdays at 12:00 a.m., Thursdays at 10:00 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. and Sundays at 10:00 p.m., 11:30 p.m. and 3:00 a.m.
Trey Parker and Matt Stone are co-creators and executive producers of the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning “South Park” with Anne Garefino as executive producer. “South Park’s” Web site is www.southparkstudios.com.
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