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THIS HALLOWEEN SEASON, DARE TO BE SQUARE WITH
SPOOKLEY THE SQUARE PUMPKINAS SEEN ON DISNEY JUNIOR
BRING HOME THE BELOVED ANNUAL TELEVISION SPECIAL,
BASED ON JOE TROIANO’S BEST-SELLING BOOK,
NOW AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER IN HIGH DEFINITION!
NEW on Blu-ray Combo Pack | Also Available on Digital HD
Everybody’s favorite square pumpkin is now the “Pick of the Patch” this Halloween season. For the first time ever, SPOOKLEY THE SQUARE PUMPKIN can be yours to own in High Definition – available in a new Blu-ray Combo pack and on Digital HD from Cinedigm.
SPOOKLEY THE SQUARE PUMPKIN, written and created by Joe Troiano, tells the story of a square pumpkin living in a round pumpkin patch on Holiday Hill Farm. Although Spookley initially faces ridicule from his fellow patch-mates, he goes on to save the day during a terrible storm. As a result, all the pumpkins in the patch learn that the things that make you different make you special.
The animated television special, based on the bestselling Spookley book series, has been a long time Halloween tradition for families, and will once again be broadcast this October on Disney Junior.
This year, Spookley the Square Pumpkin also returns as the "Official Spokes-Pumpkin" of National Bullying Prevention Month through a partnership with PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center. PACER, a non-profit organization based in Minneapolis, provides innovative resources for students, parents, educators, and others, and recognizes bullying as a serious community issue that impacts education, physical and emotional health, and the safety and well-being of students. For more information on Spookley’s activities with PACER here.
In a world where the only good pumpkins are round pumpkins, Spookley is teased because of his square shape. Shunned by the other pumpkins, Spookley is befriended by Edgar, Allan and Poe, three hilarious spiders, who convince him that, square or not, he has a right to be the Pick of the Patch. But Big Tom and Little Tom, the pumpkin bullies in the patch, continue to tease and taunt Spookley. Encouraged by kindly Jack Scarecrow and his bat sidekicks, Boris and Bella, Spookley tries his best, but he isn’t sure he has what it takes until a mighty storm threatens Holiday Hill Farm. When the storm blows the round pumpkins across the patch towards the raging river, Spookley realizes it is up to him and his square shape to save the day.
BLU-RAY COMBO PACK BONUS FEATURES INCLUDE 5 EXCLUSIVE VIDEO PICTURE BOOKS*:
The Legend of Spookley the Square Pumpkin
The Legend of Beacon the Bright Little Firefly
The Legend of JellyBean and the Unbreakable Egg
The Legend of Lyla the Lovesick Ladybug
The Legend of Mistletoe and the Christmas Kittens
*not available in HDWe loved seeing Spookley The Square Halloween Pumpkin. It was such a cute and family friendly title, Perfect for a kids movie night or a Halloween basket stuffer. My kids loved the animation and the talking little pumpkin Spookley. It is a great lesson for kids in not bullying and the effects of bullying. It was fun for both my boys they loved this movie my 3 year old was absolutely crazy over it! Spookley The Square Pumpkin wants to give one reader a chance to win their own copy and plush enter on our Halloween Dvds and Plush Giveaway!