From SHOUT! Factory and Saban Brands LLC is the return of the iconic series MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS.
The series follows five teenagers from Angel Grove, California. After the evil sorceress Rita Repulsa is released from a ten thousand year prison, she and her minions want to take Earth. Zordon, a wise man, orders his robot Alpha 5 to find these teens and train them to defend the earth.
Disguised in uniforms of Green, Red, Blue, Yellow, Black, and Pink – these teens fend off the likes of Dinozords. But Rita wastes no time trying to ruin the group by Rita gives Tommy (Green Ranger) the Sword of Darkness, which almost destroys the Rangers!
Rediscover what it takes for this group to stay together and continue to fight any evil that comes their way!
FINAL WORD: I must say first off that it is no surprise that MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS is available on DVD now. There are so many afternoons engrained in memory of kids coming home from school to tune into this show – mine included!
It was in 1993 that Saban’s series POWER RANGERS became a hit with kids and was the most watched children’ program in North America. The idea of teamwork, responsibility and doing for others is the lesson of this series.
These ordinary kids who morph into superheroes is seen in over 60 countries being translated into several languages. The show itself has run for over 19 years as each generation discovers the POWER RANGERS.
SHOUT! Factory is also responsible for bring this iconic series back into the hands of fans. This company serves up classic, contemporary, animated and film favorites in packages that are must have’s for those who are nostalgic for quality television.
Cast includes: Austin St. John as Jason Lee Scott, Sikua Arai as Kimberly Hart, Walter Jones as Zack Taylor, Thuy Trang as Trini Kwan, David Yost as Billy Cranston, Jason David Frank as Tommy Oliver, Barbara Goodson as Rita Repulsa, Robert L. Manahan as Zordon, and Richard Steven Horvitz as Alpha 5.
TUBS OF POPCORN: I give MIGHTY MORPHINE POWER RANGERS: Season One four tubs of popcorn out of five. There is certain nothing wrong with being nostalgic in my reason for four out of five tubs here. After all these years it is still quirky, fun, silly and worth a relook!
More good news! MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS, in collaboration with Saban Brands, will be making a 40-DVD collection to include Seasons One through Seven. Fans can pre-order at www.PowerRangersonDVD.com.
In the end – it’s the return of the MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS!!