The Jim Henson Company continues to bring humor and delight to children of all ages with the upcoming direct-to-DVD release of the animated tale "The Blue Elephant" on September 2, 2008. From The Weinstein Company, Genius Products and The Jim Henson Company, "The Blue Elephant" is a heartfelt story that follows the adventures of one elephant and the many life lessons he learns along his journey. The film features all-star voice talent including Martin Short, Carl Reiner, and Miranda Cosgrove.
The film follows the adventures of Khan, a little blue elephant with big dreams of becoming a hero, as he sets out on a breathtaking journey. When Khan gets separated from his herd, he'll need the help of his new friends and a whole lot of bravery to find his family and fulfill his royal destiny. Complete with endearing characters, belly laughs, and an uplifting message about the power of courage, "The Blue Elephant" is the perfect movie to share with the whole family!
The DVD will also include great bonus features that will give viewers a fun insight to the making of the film. It will include a special tutorial on how to draw a character from the movie, as well as an exclusive behind the scenes look at the animation process, voice recordings and more! "The Blue Elephant" DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $19.97 and is already available to pre-order through many online retailers. I will be sure to keep you updated with more information on this release, and other Henson titles, as soon as more information become available.