Woody Woodpecker Collection on Blu-ray in September
“The Woody Woodpecker Screwball Collection“ is coming to Blu-ray Disc on September 7th, via Universal Studios Home Entertainment, according to retailers. This set will include 25 original theatrical animated shorts, which all have been newly remastered, as noted below in the product description.
“Relive the hilarious, crazy adventures of Woody Woodpecker, everyone’s favorite wacky red-headed bird, in The Woody Woodpecker Screwball Collection! Created by renowned cartoonist Walter Lantz, these 25 original theatrical cartoons showcase some of the wildest antics in animation history. Newly remastered in high definition, Woody is joined by his friends including Andy Panda, Wally Walrus and Buzz Buzzard. Featuring rare treasures including archival behind-the-scenes footage of Walter Lantz, this side-splitting collection will keep fans laughing out loud time and time again!”
So, there will be some bonus materials included in the form of an archival interview with the cartoonist/creator of the “Woody Woodpecker” character, Walter Lantz. You can now find the Blu-ray available for preorder over at Amazon. Stay tuned for a possible update on tech specs for this release.