For the honour of Grayskull, SHE-RA has the power!
A cartoon favourite from my
has finally sliced its way onto DVD, thanks to the AV Channel that
puts together a collection of She-Ra: Princess of Power episodes and
one full-length theatrical feature onto one entertaining and
For those that are unaware of She-Ra Princess
of Power, the series follows our lovely heroine Princess Adora that
when she raises her mighty sword and evokes the words "For the honor
of Grayskull, SHE-RA has the power!", she is magically transformed
into the fantasy powered super hero She-Ra who battles the mighty
forces of evil.
Originally She-Ra was a spin-off from the He-Man series, however the
popularity of the heroine soon grew to epic proportions, probably
because this was the only "sexy" female hero on TV for
young males, besides Josie
and the Pussycats and to make this collection even better, it also
features the first full-length or crossover movie entitled "The
Secret of the Sword" that links both these universes together.
Although both these characters were on their own "planets", Princess Adora was the twin-sister of Prince Adam whose alter ego
This 1980's collection also contains the following fan selected
episodes that include "Of Shadows and Skulls", "Sweet Bee's Home",
"Horde Prime Takes a Holiday", "The Stone in the Sword" and "The
Price of Freedom" that make for some great viewing.
contained extremely cheesy and clichéd storylines, that classic 1980's
animation that made He-Man look like B&W and that famous She-Ra
theme song that makes this title a must have for all collectors.
The video and audio quality feature that classic "retro" look and
feel from the 1980's with that "pale" and sometimes "limited" colour
palette and Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. However, even of the
televisions of today (LCD/plasma), the quality is still acceptable and
is a true blast to the past. The DVD is also packed with a variety
of special features that also adds to value of this
Brand new documentary revealing the
variety of talent involved in the making
of the original animated series, including the creators,
voice-over actors, animators, and others working behind the
scenes - approx.
"Secret of the Sword"
feature-length audio commentary with Lou Scheimer, Larry
DiTillio, Gwen Wetzler & Alan Oppenheimer
"I Have The Power" music video
featurette - new storyboard comparison, new
sheet music sing-a-long
2 collectible 4"x6" She-Ra,
Princess of Power art cards by acclaimed comic
artists Brandon Peterson and Joe Chiodo
DVD-ROM - scripts for the 5