Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Dinosaurs are roaring back at the Bronx Zoo! TheBronxZoo








Dinosaurs are roaring back at the Bronx Zoo!
 
Back by popular demand, the 2014 Dinosaur Safari ride provides a whole new dinosaur experience!  Visitors will be transformed into detectives and discover how fossils provide clues to what really occurred in our prehistoric past. Witness a gigantic T.rex stalking an injured Triceratops!  Catch a peek of mothers protecting their nests from lurking predators. And watch out for spitting Dilophosaurus creatures. With tons of adventure, interactive scenes, magnificent dinosaurs and lush surroundings, this year’sDinosaur Safari: Mysteries Revealed is bigger, badder, and better than ever! 

April 12th – November 2nd

Join us for a dino-mite summer!

 
www.bronxzoo.com/dino

** dislcosure:Party of 5 received complimentary passes in exchange for this post **

Friday, April 11, 2014

The Pack is Back! Teen Wolf Season 3 Part 2 Arrives on DVD June 17. @FoxHomeEnt



“Teen Wolf” Season 3 Part 2
While Scott struggles to find his place as an Alpha, he, Allison and Stiles begin to experience strange side effects as a result of re-igniting the power within Beacon Hills. They soon discover that the answer to their problems may be found in a new student named Kira, a girl with remarkable powers of her own. The series is a co-production with, and distributed by, MGM, in adssociation with Los Marbles Productions, Inc., First Cause, Inc. and DiGa.

“Teen Wolf” Season 3 Part 2 DVD
Street Date:June 17, 2014
Prebook Date:May 14, 2014
Screen Format:Widescreen 1.78:1
Audio:English DD 5.1
Subtitles:English/Spanish/French
Total Run Time:542 minutes
U.S. Rating:TV-14
Closed Captioned:Yes

Special Features
 Following the Pack: The Fans of Teen Wolf – Over 8 minutes of special footage for the diehard, Teen Wolf Fan directly from the Supernatural Fan Expo with cast interviews, exclusive party coverage and more!

As an added incentive, consumers who purchase the Season 3 Part 2 DVD will enjoy a gift with purchase Fan Art Collection booklet, which includes 19 illustrious, fan-produced art pieces inspired by Teen Wolf characters and Season 3 Part 2 events. This booklet is available for alimited time only and includes a Forward by Creator and Executer, Producer, Jeff Davis.

About Teen Wolf
“Teen Wolf" was developed by Jeff Davis (creator, "Criminal Minds") who also serves as executive producer.  Additional executive producers include Russell Mulcahy ("Highlander," "Resident Evil: Extinction"), Marty Adelstein ("Prison Break"), René Echevarria ("Medium," "Castle"), Tony DiSanto and Liz Gateley.  The pilot was written by Jeff Davis and Jeph Loeb & Matthew Weisman and directed by Russell Mulcahy.  The "Teen Wolf" series is based on a Screenplay by Jeph Loeb & Matthew Weisman.  Mina LeFevre, Julie Schwachenwald, Dana Gotlieb-Carter and Alexandra James are the MTV executives in charge of production. The series is a co-production with, and distributed by, MGM, in association with Lost Marbles Productions, Inc., First Cause, Inc. and DiGa. 

About Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) is celebrating 90 years as a leader in the entertainment business and as an innovator in the industry. Today, MGM is an entertainment company focused on the production and distribution of film and television content globally. The company owns one of the world's deepest libraries of premium film and television content. In addition, MGM has investments in domestic and international television channels. For more information, visit www.mgm.com.

About Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment is the industry leading worldwide marketing, sales and distribution company for all Fox produced, acquired and third party partner film and television programing. Each year TCFHE expands its award-winning global product portfolio with the introduction of new entertainment content through established and emerging formats including DVD, Blu-ray™ and DigitalHD™. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment is a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Rodgers & Hammerstein's Beloved Musicals Debut In Blu-ray Collection May 6 @FoxHomeEnt






THE RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN’S BELOVED MUSICALS
DEBUT IN BLU-RAY COLLECTOR’S SET MAY 6

The Rodgers & Hammerstein Legacy Lives on with Exclusive Blu-ray Collection
Featuring The Team’s Six Most Iconic Movie Musicals!

Oklahoma! and The King and I to Celebrate 60th Anniversaries with Stand-Alone Blu-ray Releases
 Songwriting team Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II brought melodies and words to life in some of the most iconic movie musicals of the 20th Century, and now Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment plans to bring that magic home with The Rodgers & Hammerstein Blu-ray Collection on May 6. This Amazon-exclusive collection will feature six of the 15-time Academy Award™- winning movie musicals by the Oscar™- Tony™- Pulitzer™- Grammy™- Emmy™-Award-winning team of Rodgers & Hammerstein, including Best Picture winner The Sound of MusicOklahoma!, The King and ISouth PacificState Fair and Carousel.

The set features brand new 4K digital restorations of The King and I and Carousel, the only two films made in CinemaScope55, and Oklahoma! meticulously restored in 4K from 8K scans of 65mm Todd-AO film elements in its original road show version at the unusual original frame rate of 30 frames per second.

Bonus materials include a Sing-A-Long version of The King and I for die-hard musical theatre lovers and more than an hour of behind-the-scenes features for Oklahoma!.

Fox will release Oklahoma! and The King and I in stand-alone Blu-ray and DVD combo packsOctober 7 in commemoration of their 60th anniversaries in 2015 and 2016 respectively.

The restored version of Oklahoma! will open the TCM Classic Film Festival at Hollywood’s TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX® on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.

ABOUT RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN
After distinguished careers with other collaborators, composer Richard Rodgers (1902 -79) and lyricist/librettist Oscar Hammerstein II (1895-1960) joined forces in 1942 to create the most successful partnership in the American musical theatre. Their output included OKLAHOMA! (Broadway premiere, 1943), CAROUSEL (1945), the movie STATE FAIR (1945; remade 1962; Broadway premiere, 1996), ALLEGRO (1947), SOUTH PACIFIC (1949), THE KING AND I (1951), ME AND JULIET (1953), PIPE DREAM (1955), the TV musical CINDERELLA (1957; remade 1965, 1997; Broadway premiere, 2013); FLOWER DRUM SONG (1958) and THE SOUND OF MUSIC (1959). To date, the Rodgers & Hammerstein musicals have received several dozen major awards, including Pulitzers, Tonys, Oscars, Grammys, and Emmys. Learn more about Rodgers & Hammerstein at www.rnh.com. Find Rodgers & Hammerstein and The Sound Of Music on Facebook, and follow @rnh_org and @SoundOfMusic on Twitter.

ABOUT TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX HOME ENTERTAINMENT
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment is the industry leading worldwide marketing, sales and distribution company for all Fox produced, acquired and third party partner film and television programing. Each year TCFHE expands its award-winning global product portfolio with the introduction of new entertainment content through established and emerging formats including DVD, Blu-ray™ and Digital HD™. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment is a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

A Year With Six Sisters Stuff Blog Tour and Book #GIVEAWAY!!

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The Six Sisters—Camille, Kristen, Elyse, Stephanie, Lauren, and Kendra—grew up in Utah, but a few of them have lived in other parts of the country since moving out of the house. Between them there are five nieces and three nephews, and all of the sisters love playing “aunt.” The sisters started the blog in February 2011 to keep in touch while they were apart, but it has since gained popularity, garnering more than 9 million viewers per month and more than 307,000 followers on Pinterest.


Book Description: 
Filled with delicious tried-and-true family favorites and oh-so-easy-to-make dishes, A Year with Six Sisters' Stuff features all-new recipes using basic ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen. Each menu is designed to make your dinner plans as easy as possible—and with such wide variety and a photograph accompanying every recipe in the book, you can easily mix and match menus to create a year's worth of dinner ideas.
In addition, the Sisters share some of their favorite family dinner traditions and crafts, as well as 52 dinner conversation starters, a list of pantry staples, and, food storage plan for beginners.

Party of 5 are HUGE Six Sisters fans. I usually take at least 2 or 3 of their recipes and use them weekly in our house. We have found many new recipes that we love!!

Check out the rafflecopter link below and enter to win a copy of their new book A Year With Six Sisters Stuff!!

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* Disclosure: Party of 5 received a complimentary book in exchange for this review. All opinions are my own*

Walking with Dinosaurs DVD Giveaway #WalkingwithDinosDVD @FoxHomeEnt

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Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and BBC Earth Films invite you to bring home Walking with Dinosaurs The Movie, an awe-inspiring adventure 70 million years in the making, now stomping in just in time for Easter. 
Dino fans of all ages will be ‘herding” to get their own copy of Walking With Dinosaurs The Movie, releasing on Blu-ray™ and DVD March 25.  Hailed by viewers for its explosive visual achievements, Walking With Dinosaurs is "Jurassic Parkmeets The Lion King” (The Today Show) and “…too good a visual treat to miss” (Philadelphia Inquirer).
Experience the spectacular story that brings dinosaurs to life and the viewer back in time. Directed by Barry Cook (Mulan, Arthur Christmas) and Neil Nightingale(Meerkats: The Movie) and the writer behind the hit film Happy FeetWalking With Dinosaurs The Movie features heart-warming performances from an incredible ensemble of Hollywood’s biggest stars including: John Leguizamo (Ice Age, Rio 2), Justin Long (Alvin and the Chipmunks, Dodgeball) and Karl Urban (Star Trek).

My kids haven't seen this yet since the Easter Bunny will be bringing it for them but we all are super excited to watch!

Party of 5 is happy to announce that we are giving away a Blu ray copy of Walking with Dinosaurs!!