Pee-wee's Playhouse: The Complete Series

Released: October 21, 2014 • Available in US & Canada
Product SKU: 826663143430
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Synopsis

TV Guide named Pee-wee's Playhouse #10 of the Top 25 Cult Television Shows Ever!

All 45 wacky episodes, plus Pee-wee's Playhouse Christmas Special, have been METICULOUSLY RE-MASTERED from the original film elements — and now YOU can see this ground-breaking series for the very first time in beautiful HIGH-DEFINITION!

Winner of an amazing 22 Emmy® Awards!

Scream along to the SECRET WORD with Pee-wee Herman and his pals — Jambi the Genie, Miss Yvonne, Cowboy Curtis, Reba the mail lady, Captain Carl, Magic Screen, Conky, Globey, Chairry, Pterri, Randy and many more! Aaaaarrrrrrrrr!!! I know you are, but what am I!?! Mecka-lecka hi... Mecka-hiney ho!

Why We Love It

“Pee-wee’s Playhouse: The Complete Series is timeless and will capture kids’ attention and enthusiasm even nearly 30 years later.” – Patricia Vollmer, Geek Dad

“Wow, this box set is the real deal.  There are hours of retrospectives featuring interviews from most of the people involved with the show. This stuff is an extensive and highly engaging look at crafting this extraordinary television program.  This release features a fantastic video and audio transfer that has Pee-wee’s Playhouse looking lively as ever.” – Brandon Peters, Why So Blu

Bonus Features

  • OVER 4 HOURS of brand-new interviews with the cast and crew, plus never-seen, behind-the-scenes footage—all part of TEN FEATURETTES, including:
  • Building the Playhouse
  • Opening the Playhouse
  • Writing for the Playhouse
  • The Look of the Playhouse
  • Music of the Playhouse
  • The Cast of the Playhouse
  • Puppets of the Playhouse
  • Animating the Playhouse
  • A Very Merry Christmas Special
  • Fans and Memorabilia of the Playhouse
  • These featurettes include interviews with actors Laurence Fishburne (Cowboy Curtis), S. Epatha Merkerson (Reba the mail lady), Lynne Marie Stewart (Miss Yvonne) and John Paragon (Jambi the genie).
  • Mark Mothersbaugh and Danny Elfman explain the music of the show and the Emmy award-winning production design team of Gary Panter, Wayne White and Ric Heitzman explain how the sets and puppets were imagined and produced.
  • Animation Supervisor of all 5 seasons of Pee-wee’s Playhouse, Prudence Fenton (Liquid Television) talks about all the types of animation used in the program and animators Peter Lord and David Sproxton (Wallace & Gromit) discuss their contributions.
  • Ve Neill, the multi-Oscar winning make-up artist talks about designing the make-up ‘looks’. Two of the shows writers talk about how the scripts were created.
  • Other cast and crew explain, in fascinating detail, stories from the production of Pee-wee’s Playhouse. If that weren’t enough, many of the shows puppeteers and voice artists are interviewed about how the puppet characters were brought to life.

Product Information

Discs
8
Run-time
18.5 hrs
Aspect Ratio ?
1.33:1
Color
Color
Language
English
Region
A
Rating
Not Rated
Production Date
Various
Closed-Captioned ?
No
Subtitles
English

Episodes

Episode Episode Title
1 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Ice Cream Soup
2 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Luau For Two
3 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Rainy Day
4 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Now You See Me, Now You Don’t
5 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Just Another Day
6 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Beauty Makeover
7 Pee-wee's Playhouse: The Restaurant
8 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Ants In Your Pants
9 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Monster In The Playhouse
10 Pee-wee's Playhouse: The Cowboy And The Cowntess
11 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Stolen Apples
12 Pee-wee's Playhouse: The Gang's All Here
13 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Party
14 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Open House
15 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Puppy In The Playhouse
16 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Store
17 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Pee-wee Catches Cold
18 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Why Wasn't I Invited?
19 Pee-wee's Playhouse: Tons Of Fun
20 Pee-wee's Playhouse: School
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Pee-wee's Playhouse: The Complete Series

TITLE NAME
Actor Alison Mork
Actor John Paragon
Actor Laurence Fishburne
Actor Lynne Marie Stewart
Actor Paul Reubens
Actor Phil Hartman
Actor S. Epatha Merkerson
Producer Larry Jacobson
Producer Paul Reubens
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