Gearing Up for Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension
Celebrating the fifth anniversary of Phineas and Ferb (TV’s #1 animated series among Tweens for the past three years) Disney Channel will introduce a new TV movie, Phineas, and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension, on August 5 (8pm ET) and Disney XD August 13 (10am ET), featuring the animated siblings and the crew of characters that have captured hearts.Perry the Platy-bus Tour
True Phineas and Ferb fans know there’s an adventure leading up to the movie’s debut. Beginning today, July 11, Disney is cruising streets coast-to-coast with a 27-foot customized Airstream, morphed, in true Phineas and Ferb flair, to look like their teal pet and secret agent, Perry the Platypus. The “Perry the Platy-bus on Tour begins in New York City at Times Square, 1500 Broadway (between 44th & 45th Street) at 10 am, and is scheduled to arrive at Comic-Con July 21-24. By the time Candace hollers, “MOM!” they will be off to the Disney D23 Expo in Anaheim (August 19-21).
It may be a few days before the perennial question, ‘Where’s Perry?” can be answered. The route for the Perry the Platy-bus Tour will be announced in the coming days. Fans are invited to engage in the nearly 4,000 pounds of Perry (tails, bill and wiggly eyes included), jump on board for video console games and Perry-oke. Admission is FREE of charge!
Phineas has longed been the adventure planner telling his stepbrother, Ferb, “I know what we’re doing today”. In the days coming, there’s plenty to look forward to with:
- a special junior novel, joke and novelty book, and an official 96-page magazine available Monday, July 27 via Disney Publishing Worldwide.
- The soundtrack “Phineas and Ferb: Across the 1st and 2nd Dimensions” (Walt Disney Records) rockin’ shelves starting Tuesday, August 2
- A video game inspired by the movie, for the Wii system, Nintendo DS family of handheld systems and PlayStation 3 computer entertainment systems, available August 2
- A two-disc “Ultimate Fan Pack” including a DVD, digital copy of the movie, eight digital music tracks, eight deleted scenes, a bonus episode with character and filmmaker commentary and more, debuting Tuesday, August 23.
- “Take Two with Phineas and Ferb,” a series of two-minutes interview segments in which the animated stepbrothers host their own animated/live talk show by interviewing real, live celebrity guests. The second round of interviews premieres this month on Disney Channel with inaugural guest David Beckham. Additional guests this year include Larry King, Howie Mandel, Jason Segel and Shawn White.
One of the great things about Phineas and Ferb is there is no cruelty. That’s right; none! Keeping with that theme, Phineas, and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension does not require the cruelty of those 3D glasses. It is just pure 2D fun!
In the Disney Channel Original Movie, “Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension,” Phineas and Ferb go on their biggest journey yet, into another dimension!
Phineas, Ferb, and Perry follow Dr. Doofenshmirtz through his “Otherdimensionator”. Here, they find themselves in an alternate universe where a second, truly evil Dr. Doof rules over his Tristate Area with an army of iron-fisted robots.
Perry the Platypus makes the ultimate sacrifice, revealing his secret identity as Agent P, To save his friends from certain doom! Phineas and Ferb escape, meet their 2nd dimension selves, and begin their own mission to rescue Perry.
As they uncover Dr. Doof’s plot to travel back to their dimension to take over their Tri-state Area, the gang, as well as their alter-egos, must band together to stop him. It is an epic battle as the heroes try to save their home from the clutches of Evil Dr. Doof… and his sidekick Platyborg.
The movie offers an all-star cast with the voice talents of Vincent Martella (Role Models, Deuce Bigalow: European Gigilo) as Phineas Flynn, Thomas Brodie-Sangster (Love Actually, Nanny McPhee) as Ferb Fletcher, Dee Bradley Baker (TV’s “American Dad,” “Batman: The Brave and the Bold”) as Perry the Platypus, Ashley Tisdale (Sharpay’s Fabulous Adventure, High School Musical franchise) as Candace, Mitchel Musso (Pair of Kings, Hannah Montana, Hatching Pete) as Jeremy Johnson and Alyson Stoner (Step Up 3D, Camp Rock 1 & 2) as Isabella.
In addition, what’s a true Phineas and Ferb adventure without…
Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension Bonus Features:
- 8 Deleted Scenes — “Mysterious Force,” “Doof’s Lair,” “Vanessa Meets Doof,” “Blimp Ride,” “Memory Wipe,” “Danville Newscast,” “Inventions Revealed” and “Robot Riot Extended”
- Animatin’ Music Video — a behind-the-scenes music video performance by Co-Creators/ Executive Producers Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh
- Perry-oke — a sing-along feature that allows viewers to sing along to the on-screen lyrics
- Dr. D’s Jukebox-inator — an on-screen jukebox that allows users to play all eight digital music tracks from their home entertainment system
- Bonus Episode “Attack of the 50 Foot Sister” — a bonus episode with character and creator commentary
Discover more adventure at www.Disneychannel.com/2D
*I was sent a Phineas and Ferb Prize pack through Team Mom and the Disney Channel.