An assortment of notable home video releases hitting shelves on January 29th, 2013 run the gamut from animated adventures of ponies, in addition to horror movies for both children and adults.
“Paranormal Activity 4” – Starring Kathyrn Newton, Katie Featherston (Rated R; Paramount Pictures) – “Paranormal Activity 4” is the latest sequel in the popular found-footage horror movie franchise. It focuses on a group of teenagers using laptops to document unusual supernatural occurrences that may have a familial connection. The movie will see both rated and unrated releases on Blu-Ray and DVD.
“Hotel Transylvania” – Starring Adam Sandler, Kevin James (Rated PG; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment) – For a horror-themed film that is more family-friendly, “Hotel” is the latest work from “Dexter’s Laboratory” creator Genndy Tartakovsky. The animated picture focuses on an ordinary person attending a party full of ghouls, ghosts and goblins. The movie is being released on both Blu-Ray and DVD.
“My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic – Pinkie Pie Party – Starring Andrea Libman, Tara Strong (Shout! Factory) – This single-disc release focuses on the pink pony that is the element of laughter, Pinkie Pie. The release of the series popular with both young girls and an ever-growing segment of adult fans will feature five episodes starring that character. This DVD-only release is a Wal-Mart exclusive release.