Muppet Wiki
Muppet Wiki


Release Date August 2, 2005
Produced by Sony Wonder
Catalogue no. LVD 58858
Format DVD
Discs 1
Region 1

Friends to the Rescue is a Sesame Street home video release of the hurricane saga that originally aired as a five-part series of episodes in 2001. These episodes were edited together, removing all inserts and a number of Street scenes. The video features a title sequence (with a Big Bird voiceover) and scene transitions animated by Mike Pantuso.


Scenes 4, 7, and 8 are excluded.
Scenes 4 and 8 are excluded.
Scenes 1, 3, 5, 6, and 7 are excluded. The flashback of Luis sitting on a Honker egg is expanded, while the flashback featuring Lea Salonga singing "A Little Bit" is omitted.
Scenes 1 and 7 are excluded. I. M. Pig's line referencing the Twin Towers is redubbed.
Scenes 1 and 2 are excluded. Big Bird's dialogue in the closing scene is redubbed.

Other releases

See also