Animal Planet and Genius Products Promote Primates26 Nov, 2007 By: Kyra Kudick
This February, Animal Planet and Genius Products bring primates to center stage with the DVD debut of Romeo & Juliet: A Monkey's Tale and Saving a Species: Gorillas on the Brink.
Romeo & Juliet: A Monkey's Tale arrives Feb. 5, 2008, (prebook Dec. 26) at $14.95. This wildlife story takes place in the mountainous Thai town of Lopburi, where two-Macaque monkeys from different families attempt to mate against the objections of their clans.
Saving a Species: Gorillas on the Brink is due Feb. 19, 2008, (prebook Jan. 8) at $19.95. Animal expert Jack Hanna and actress Natalie Portman journey to the Rwandan rainforest to raise awareness of the endangered species.