Rock around the Christmas tree as Alvin, Simon and Theodore celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the perennial family favorite A CHIPMUNK CHRISTMAS with a 25th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL COLLECTOR'S EDITION, arriving on September 26, 2006 from Bagdasarian Productions and Paramount Home Entertainment. Chipmunk fans of all ages won't want to miss this dynamic 2-disc set including the timeless A CHIPMUNK CHRISTMAS DVD and the classic CD soundtrack together for the first time. Invite the holiday spirit with three heartwarming Christmas adventures and 11 well-known Alvin and The Chipmunks songs including "Chipmunk Jingle Bells," "Silent Night" and the famous "The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)." Don't miss out on a special feature of the DVD - exclusive never-before-seen pencil sketches and cels from A CHIPMUNK CHRISTMAS by famous cartoonist Chuck Jones!
A CHIPMUNK CHRISTMAS DVD is presented in Full Screen format. The DVD also features Dolby Digital in English Stereo Sound. It is not rated in the U.S. and is rated G in Canada. The total running time is 66 minutes. The DVD includes the following three episodes:
Episode One: "A Chipmunk Christmas"
Catch the Christmas spirit with the Chipmunks in this musical holiday favorite! Swept up in a holiday mood, Alvin gives away his cherished harmonica to a sick little boy. Meanwhile, Dave has booked Alvin to perform a harmonica solo at Carnegie Hall! Alvin keeps the loss of his harmonica a secret from Dave, and with the help of Simon and Theodore scrambles to earn enough money to buy another harmonica in time for his Carnegie Hall debut! Along the way you'll hear Alvin, Simon and Theodore getting ready for the Big Night, singing their own comical versions of holiday favorites like "Jingle Bells" and "Deck the Halls." Everyone in the family will want to sing along when the guys perform their famous "Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)"! This heart warming story, brimming with joyful music, makes A CHIPMUNK CHRISTMAS a great way to celebrate the holidays...any day!
Episode Two: "Merry Christmas Mr. Carroll"
The Chipmunks version of "A Christmas Carol." Alvin, while writing a homework assignment on the meaning of Christmas, falls asleep and dreams of the spirit of Christmas past (Dave), Christmas present (Theodore) and Christmas future (Simon). And in a delightful and entertaining process, he learns to appreciate the true meaning of the holiday season.
Episode Three: "Dave's Wonderful Life"
This story gives Dave the opportunity to see The Chipmunks' lives if he had not been there to give his love, support and compassion . . . with some hilarious consequences.