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EXCLUSIVE CLIP: “The Regular Show Movie”

EXCLUSIVE CLIP: "The Regular Show Movie"

Cartoon Network’s  Regular Show: The Movie, the first full-length feature from the Emmy Award-winning series, will debut on DVD in the U.S. tomorrow, October 13th, prior to its network premiere this fall. The epic adventure centers around Mordecai and Rigby who, after accidentally creating a Timenado, have to go back in time and battle an evil volleyball coach in order to save the universe…and their friendship.

In addition to the 70-minute animated feature – from series creator JG Quintel and Cartoon Network Studios – the Regular Show: The Movie DVD also features more than one hour of exclusive bonus materials original storyboard pitches, animatics, art galleries, movie trailer and commentary with JG Quintel and supervising producer Sean Szeles. The DVD will be distributed by Warner Home Video.

The television premiere date and time for Regular Show: The Movie will be announced at a later date. The series itself is currently in its seventh season with premieres on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. ET/PT.

Also – it should be noted – the publication of The Art of Regular Show (Titan Books) by Shannon O’Leary.

I just received a copy and am quite delighted by it. This is the type of book we need more of – an in-depth look at current TV animated series with rare art and interviews with the principal creators. Author Shannon O’Leary is a writer, editor, cartoonist and regular contributor to Publishers Weekly, covering the comics and animation industries. 

This book, gives readers a sneaky peek behind the scenes of the show. The creative process, from sketch to finished scene, is explored and heavily illustrated. With plot and script secrets from JG Quintel, in-depth interviews with the cast and crew and never-before-seen original artwork, storyboards and exclusive sketches – you even get  to learn how-to-draw lessons for your favorite Regular Show characters. I dug it. If you are a fan of Regular Show, you will too. 

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