2002

From Home Video

Events[edit]

  • February 8: Genius Products and Warner Home Video secured a distribution deal for the Baby Genius and Kid Genius titles.
  • March 2: KSL Television and Video West Productions merged their operations, resulting in 18 job cuts over the following month. Video West Productions was absorbed under the KSL name, while the Video West Duplication Center continued its operations and renamed Bonneville Duplication.
  • March 26: In Japan, the Pioneer HLD-X9 was the final LaserDisc player produced.
  • April 23: Palm Pictures shifts its home video distribution from Ryko Distribution to Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation.
  • May 8: The purchase of USA Networks by Vivendi Universal has been completed. As a result, USA Home Entertainment was folded into Universal Studios Home Video.
  • June: HIT Entertainment sued Big Idea for breach of contract. Afterwards, mass market distribution was given to Warner Home Video, sister company to Big Idea's Christian market distributor Word Entertainment.
  • June 11: The D-Theater format was launched on D-VHS.
  • August: New Video secures the mass-market distribution rights to the Weston Woods library and started Scholastic Video Collection.
  • November: Circuit City stopped selling VHS tapes in its' stores.
  • The final Betamax players were made by the end of this year.
  • Catherine Mullally resigned from Nickelodeon Entertainment Products.

VHS[edit]

January[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Atlantis: The Lost Empire Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment January 29, 2002
  • THX certified.
Barney: You Can Be Anything Barney Home Video HIT Entertainment January 29, 2002
Dragon Tales: Let's Work Together! Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment January 2, 2002
Dragon Tales: Look On The Bright Side Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment January 2, 2002
Dragon Tales: There's Nothing To Fear Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment January 2, 2002
The Original Voltron: Defenders of the Universe: Vol. 4 Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment January 29, 2002
Tron Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment January 15, 2002
Voltron: The Third Dimension: Volume 5 Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment January 29, 2002
Voltron: The Third Dimension: Volume 6 Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment January 29, 2002
The Wiggles: Wiggly Wiggly World HIT Entertainment HIT Entertainment January 22, 2002

February[edit]

Title Label(s) Distributor Released Note(s)
Adventures of Felix Fox Lorber Films Winstar TV & Video February 19, 2002
Balto II: Wolf Quest Universal Studios Home Video Universal Music & Video Distribution February 19, 2002
Cinderella 2: Dreams Come True Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment February 26, 2002
  • Copyrighted in 2001.
  • Went into moratorium on January 31, 2003.
Control Frame Work Entertainment Group Frame Work Entertainment Group February 19, 2002
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (Special Edition) Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment February 5, 2002
Dora the Explorer: Dora Saves the Prince Nick Jr. Video Paramount Home Entertainment February 5, 2002
  • Also contains the episode "El Coquí".
Double Deception Replay Home Entertainment Replay Home Entertainment February 26, 2002
Elmo's World: Springtime Fun! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 12, 2002
Hercules Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment February 12, 2002
Hercules: Zero to Hero Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment February 12, 2002
Hidden Agenda Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment February 26, 2002
Mary Poppins Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment February 12, 2002
Peter Pan Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment February 12, 2002
  • Went into moratorium on January 31, 2003.
Rugrats: Easter Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Entertainment February 5, 2002
Sesame Street: Computer Caper Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 12, 2002
Sonic the Hedgehog: Sonic Racer DiC Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment February 26, 2002
The Super Mario Bros. Super Show: Mario's Monster Madness DiC Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment February 26, 2002

March[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Baby Take a Bow 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment March 12, 2002
  • Reuses the 1995 print master.
The Blue Bird 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment March 12, 2002
  • Reuses the 1995 print master.
Caillou: Goodbye Winter, Hello Springtime! PBS Kids Video Warner Home Video March 26, 2002
Caillou: I Want To Grow Up! PBS Kids Video Warner Home Video March 26, 2002
Conspiracy HBO Home Video Warner Home Video March 26, 2002
Highway New Line Home Entertainment Warner Home Video March 26, 2002
The Hunchback of Notre Dame Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment March 19, 2002
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (Special Edition) Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment March 12, 2002
Life as a House New Line Home Entertainment Warner Home Video March 26, 2002
Little Miss Broadway 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment March 12, 2002
  • Reuses the 1995 print master.
The Littlest Rebel 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment March 12, 2002
  • Reuses the 1994 print master.
Planet of the Apes (Special Edition) 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment March 5, 2002
Power Rangers Time Force: The End of Time Buena Vista Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment March 19, 2002
Shot in the Heart HBO Home Video Warner Home Video March 12, 2002
SpongeBob SquarePants: Nautical Nonsense Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Entertainment March 12, 2002
SpongeBob SquarePants: Sponge Buddies Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Entertainment March 12, 2002
Stowaway 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment March 12, 2002
  • Reuses the 1995 print master.
Wee Willie Winkie 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment March 12, 2002
  • Reuses the 1994 print master.
Zoolander Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment March 12, 2002

April[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Back to the Secret Garden Family Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment April 23, 2002
Barney's Beach Party Barney Home Video HIT Entertainment April 30, 2002
Chasing Amy Miramax Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Dick Tracy Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Dragon Tales: Let's Stick To It! Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Dragon Tales: We're Special! Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Enemy of the State Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Evita Hollywood Pictures Home Video Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Friends: The Complete First Season Warner Home Video Warner Home Video April 30, 2002
Holy Man Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
The Insider Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Mr. Holland's Opus Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Novocaine Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment April 23, 2002
Rounders Miramax Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Ruthless People Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Six Days, Seven Nights Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Taking Care of Business Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Tart Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment April 23, 2002
Three Fugitives Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Three Men and a Baby Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Three Men and a Little Lady Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Tin Men Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
Turner & Hooch Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
While You Were Sleeping Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment April 2, 2002
The Wiggles - Hoop-Dee-Doo! It's a Wiggly Party HIT Entertainment HIT Entertainment April 9, 2002

May[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Bear in the Big Blue House: Everybody's Special! Jim Henson Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment May 7, 2002
Bear in the Big Blue House: Tidy Time with Bear! Jim Henson Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment May 7, 2002
Blue's Clues: Reading With Blue Nick Jr. Video Paramount Home Entertainment May 7, 2002
Dora the Explorer: Dora's Backpack Adventure Nick Jr. Video Paramount Home Entertainment May 28, 2002
  • Contains the episodes "Backpack!" and "Big River".
Corky Romano Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment May 14, 2002
Drift Wellspring Media Wellspring Media May 21, 2002
Earth vs. the Spider Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment May 7, 2002
Elmo's World: Wake Up With Elmo! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution May 14, 2002
Good Advice Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment May 21, 2002
Little Bear: Campfire Tales Nick Jr. Video Paramount Home Entertainment May 7, 2002
Oliver & Company Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment May 14, 2002
Out Cold Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment May 21, 2002
  • Despite THX not being mentioned anywhere on the cover or face label, the THX logo still appears before the film starts.
Rose Red Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment May 14, 2002
Teletubbies: Silly Songs and Funny Dances PBS Kids Video Warner Home Video May 21, 2002

June[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
The Affair of the Necklace Warner Home Video Warner Home Video June 25, 2002
Getting There Dualstar Video Warner Home Video June 11, 2002
Happy Campers New Line Home Entertainment Warner Home Video June 18, 2002
I Am Sam New Line Home Entertainment Warner Home Video June 18, 2002
The Laramie Project HBO Home Video Warner Home Video June 25, 2002
Monster's Ball Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment June 11, 2002
Sesame Street: Bert and Ernie's Word Play Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution June 11, 2002

July[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
A Bug's Life Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment July 23, 2002
Caillou's Reading Adventures PBS Kids Video Warner Home Video July 30, 2002
Dinotopia Hallmark Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment July 30, 2002
Dr. Caillou PBS Kids Video Warner Home Video July 30, 2002
Evangelion: Death and Rebirth Manga Entertainment Warner Home Video July 30, 2002
The Fox and the Hound Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment July 23, 2002
Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment July 2, 2002
Octopus 2: River of Fear Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment July 9, 2002
Primal Instinct Trinity Home Entertainment Trinity Home Entertainment July 16, 2002
Robin Hood Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment July 23, 2002
Sagwa, the Chinese Siamese Cat: Cat Nights, Flights and Delights PBS Kids Video Warner Home Video July 30, 2002
Toy Story Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment July 23, 2002
  • Went on moratorium on May 1, 2003.
A Walk to Remember Warner Home Video Warner Home Video July 9, 2002
Zoolander (Special Edition) Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment July 30, 2002

August[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Another Stakeout Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
Barney's Round and Round We Go Barney Home Video HIT Entertainment August 27, 2002
  • Originally scheduled to be released on July 30, according to a brochure that came with the VHS release of Barney's Beach Party.
Beaches Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
  • Reuses the 1991 print master.
Bear in the Big Blue House: Dance Party! Jim Henson Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment August 20, 2002
Bear in the Big Blue House: Sense-sational! Jim Henson Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment August 20, 2002
Big Business Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
Can't Buy Me Love Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
Crimson Tide Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
  • Reuses the 1996 print master.
Crocodile 2: Death Swamp Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
Dangerous Minds Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
Down and Out in Beverly Hills Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
Ed Wood Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
The Little Princess 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
  • Reuses the 1998 print master.
Poor Little Rich Girl 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
  • Reuses the 1994 print master.
Race to Space Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
Rugrats: Halloween Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Entertainment August 27, 2002
Shirley Temple: Sing & Dance Along 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
  • Reuses the 1998 print master.
So Little Time, Volume 1: School's Cool Dualstar Video Warner Home Video August 13, 2002
So Little Time, Volume 2: Boy Crazy Dualstar Video Warner Home Video August 13, 2002
SpongeBob SquarePants: Halloween Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Entertainment August 27, 2002
Susannah of the Mounties 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment August 13, 2002
  • Reuses the 1994 print master.
What Time is It There? Wellspring Media Wellspring Media August 20, 2002

September[edit]

Title Label(s) Distributor Released Note(s)
Blade II New Line Home Entertainment Warner Home Video September 3, 2002
The Count of Monte Cristo Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment September 10, 2002
The Doe Boy Wellspring Media Wellspring Media September 24, 2002
Dora the Explorer: Christmas! Nick Jr. Video
Nickelodeon Video
Paramount Home Entertainment September 24, 2002
  • Contains the episodes "A Present for Santa" and "¡Rápido, Tico!".
Elmo's World: Happy Holidays! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution September 24, 2002
The End of Evangelion Manga Entertainment Warner Home Video September 24, 2002
Fangs Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment September 24, 2002
Frailty Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment September 17, 2002
Friends: The Complete Second Season Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 3, 2002
Girls Can't Swim Wellspring Media Wellspring Media September 24, 2002
Kermit's Swamp Years Jim Henson Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment September 3, 2002
Monsters, Inc. Buena Vista Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment September 17, 2002
  • THX certified.
The Playaz Court Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment September 24, 2002
The Pool Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment September 24, 2002
Rugrats: Christmas Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Entertainment September 24, 2002
Sesame Street: Elmo Visits the Firehouse Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution September 3, 2002
Spiders 2: Breeding Ground Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment September 24, 2002
The Wiggles: Wiggly Safari HIT Entertainment HIT Entertainment September 3, 2002

October[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Big Trouble Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment October 8, 2002
Barney's Christmas Star Barney Home Video HIT Entertainment October 22, 2002
Beauty and the Beast: Special Edition Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment October 8, 2002
  • THX certified.
  • Went into moratorium on January 31, 2003.
Caillou's Holidays PBS Kids Video Warner Home Video October 8, 2002
E.T. the Extra Terrestrial (Limited Edition) Universal Studios Home Video Universal Music & Video Distribution October 22, 2002
Joshua Family Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment October 22, 2002
Les Destinées Wellspring Media Wellspring Media October 22, 2002
Life or Something Like It 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment October 15, 2002
The Rescuers Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment October 8, 2002
They Crawl Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment October 15, 2002
The Trial of Old Drum Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment October 1, 2002
VeggieTales: The Star of Christmas Big Idea Productions Warner Home Video
Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation
October 29, 2002

November[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Bad Company Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment November 12, 2002
Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas: Special Edition Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment November 12, 2002
  • Went into moratorium on January 31, 2003.
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood Warner Home Video Warner Home Video November 5, 2002
Dora the Explorer: Move to the Music Nick Jr. Video Paramount Home Entertainment November 5, 2002
  • Contains the episodes "Dora, La Músico" and "Pablo's Flute".
Ice Age 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment November 26, 2002
Margaret Cho: Notorious C.H.O. Wellspring Media Wellspring Media November 19, 2002
The Powerpuff Girls Movie Warner Home Video Warner Home Video November 5, 2002
Reign in Darkness Cajun Pictures Spartan Home Entertainment November 5, 2002
Reign of Fire Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment November 19, 2002
Shark Attack 3: Megalodon Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment November 26, 2002
Spider-Man Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment November 1, 2002
Star Wars: Attack of the Clones 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment November 12, 2002
  • THX certified.
When in Rome Dualstar Video Warner Home Video November 26, 2002

December[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever Warner Home Video Warner Home Video December 24, 2002
The Girl Wellspring Media Wellspring Media December 17, 2002
Hey Arnold! The Movie Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment December 31, 2002
Kidsongs: A Day at Old MacDonald's Farm Image Entertainment Image Entertainment December 3, 2002
Kidsongs: Baby Animal Songs Image Entertainment Image Entertainment December 3, 2002
Kidsongs: Very Silly Songs Image Entertainment Image Entertainment December 3, 2002
Kidsongs: We Wish You a Merry Christmas Image Entertainment Image Entertainment December 3, 2002
Lilo & Stitch Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment December 3, 2002
  • THX certified.
Queen Latifah Presents Mama Africa Wellspring Media Wellspring Media December 17, 2002
Stuart Little 2 Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment December 10, 2002
Wendigo Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment December 17, 2002
Wise Girls Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment December 31, 2002
xXx Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment December 31, 2002

TBD[edit]

Title Label Marketer Distributor Released Note(s)
Billy Bathgate Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2002
  • Reuses the November 1992 print master.
Bleed Shadow Films Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
Blue's Clues: Big, Blue And Just For You! Volume 6 Nick Jr. Video Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment 2002
  • Blockbuster exclusive "Kidmongous" release.
  • Contains the episodes from Reading with Blue and Telling Time with Blue.
Blue's Clues: Big, Blue And Just For You! Volume 7 Nick Jr. Video Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment 2002
  • Blockbuster exclusive "Kidmongous" release.
  • Contains the episodes from both of the Blue's Big News tapes.
Castle Erotica Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Cryptz Big City Pictures Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
Cut Throat Shadow Films Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
Dangerous Invitations Eros Collection Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Dead & Rotting Full Moon Pictures Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
DeathBed Full Moon Pictures Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
Don't Say a Word 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2002
Dora the Explorer: Adventures with Dora Volume 2 Nick Jr. Video Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment 2002
  • Blockbuster exclusive "Kidmongous" release.
  • Contains the episodes from Dora Saves the Prince and To the Rescue.
Embrace the Darkness II Eros Collection Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
The Exhibionist Files Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Groom Lake Shadow Films Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
Hell Asylum Full Moon Pictures Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
Jigsaw Full Moon Pictures Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
K-19: The Widowmaker Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment 2002
Killjoy 2: Deliverance from Evil Big City Pictures Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
Little Bear: Favorite Tales, Volume 4 Nick Jr. Video Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment 2002
  • Blockbuster exclusive "Kidmongous" release.
  • Contains the episodes from Little Artist Bear, Let's Play a Game and Campfire Tales.
Madame Hollywood Cult Video Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
Nothing to Lose Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2002
O Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment 2002
Passion Lane Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
The Patriot Touchstone Home Video Buena Vista Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2002
  • Reuses the 1999 print master.
Penthouse: 2002 Pet of the Year Penthouse Video Penthouse Video Image Entertainment 2002
Penthouse Eurogirls: Caught in the Act Penthouse Video Penthouse Video Image Entertainment 2002
Penthouse Eurogirls: Eager to Please Penthouse Video Penthouse Video Image Entertainment 2002
Penthouse Eurogirls: Fairy Tail Fantasies Penthouse Video Penthouse Video Image Entertainment 2002
Penthouse Eurogirls: Hedonism European Style Penthouse Video Penthouse Video Image Entertainment 2002
Penthouse Eurogirls: Sexual History Penthouse Video Penthouse Video Image Entertainment 2002
Penthouse Eurogirls: Sexual History Part 2 Penthouse Video Penthouse Video Image Entertainment 2002
Penthouse Fetish: Virtual Halem: 9 Circles of Pleasure Penthouse Video Penthouse Video Image Entertainment 2002
Penthouse: Thrill Seekers Penthouse Video Penthouse Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: 2003 Video Playmate Calendar Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: Cyber Girls Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy Exposed: Naughty Wives Party Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy Exposed: Sports Girls Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: House of Love Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: Joanie Laurer, Nude Wrestling Superstar Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: Mansion Parties Totally Uncensored Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: Model Solution Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy Personals 2: casualsex.com Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy Playmate of the Year 2002: Dalene Kurtis Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: Prime Time Playmates Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: Stolen Sex Tapes Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy TV: Adult Stars Close Up: Private Lives Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy TV: America's Hottest Strip Clubs Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy TV: B.O. Playboy on Location Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy TV: Sex Under Hot Lights: Brand Spanking Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy TV: Small Town Girls Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: Wet & Wild Live Backstage Pass Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: Who Wants to Be a Playboy Centerfold Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Playboy: Women of Enron Playboy Home Video Playboy Home Video Image Entertainment 2002
Skinned Alive Wizard Video Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
SpongeBob SquarePants - Undersea Antics: Volume 1 Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment 2002
  • Blockbuster exclusive "Kidmongous" release.
  • Contains the episodes from Nautical Nonsense and Sponge Buddies.
Spy Hard Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2002
Tape Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment Lions Gate Home Entertainment 2002
Thief Undercover Torchlight Entertainment Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002
Trancers 6 Full Moon Pictures Shadow Entertainment Shadow Entertainment 2002

D-VHS[edit]

June[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment June 11, 2002

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

DVD[edit]

January[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Atlantis: The Lost Empire Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment January 29, 2002
  • THX certified.
Cruel and Unusual Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment January 1, 2002
Poison Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment January 15, 2002
Tron Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment January 15, 2002
  • THX certified.

February[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Balto II: Wolf Quest Universal Studios Home Video Universal Music & Video Distribution February 19, 2002
Cinderella 2: Dreams Come True Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment February 26, 2002
  • Copyrighted in 2001.
  • Went into moratorium on January 31, 2003.
Double Deception Replay Home Entertainment Replay Home Entertainment February 26, 2002
Elmo's World: Springtime Fun! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 12, 2002
Peter Pan Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment February 12, 2002
  • Went into moratorium on January 31, 2003.
Sesame Street: Computer Caper Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution February 12, 2002

March[edit]

April[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
68 Anchor Bay Entertainment Anchor Bay Entertainment April 16, 2002
Back to the Secret Garden Family Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment April 23, 2002
Barney's Beach Party Barney Home Video HIT Entertainment April 30, 2002
Friends: The Complete First Season Warner Home Video Warner Home Video April 30, 2002
Novocaine Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment April 23, 2002
The Wiggles - Hoop-Dee-Doo! It's a Wiggly Party HIT Entertainment HIT Entertainment April 9, 2002

May[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Bear in the Big Blue House: Everybody's Special! Jim Henson Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment May 7, 2002
Bear in the Big Blue House: Tidy Time with Bear! Jim Henson Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment May 7, 2002
Corky Romano Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment May 14, 2002
Earth vs. the Spider Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment May 7, 2002
Elmo's World: Babies, Dogs & More! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution May 14, 2002
Elmo's World: Birthdays, Games & More! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution May 14, 2002
Elmo's World: Flowers, Bananas & More! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution May 14, 2002
Elmo's World: Singing, Drawing & More! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution May 14, 2002
Elmo's World: Wake Up With Elmo! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution May 14, 2002
Good Advice Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment May 21, 2002
Kidsongs: A Day at Camp Image Entertainment Image Entertainment May 7, 2002
Kidsongs: A Day at Old MacDonald's Farm Image Entertainment Image Entertainment May 7, 2002
Kidsongs: Baby Animal Songs Image Entertainment Image Entertainment May 7, 2002
Kidsongs: Very Silly Songs Image Entertainment Image Entertainment May 7, 2002
Oliver & Company Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment May 14, 2002
Out Cold Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment May 21, 2002
Teletubbies: Silly Songs and Funny Dances PBS Kids Video Warner Home Video May 21, 2002

June[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Sesame Street: Bert and Ernie's Word Play Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution June 11, 2002

July[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Dinotopia Hallmark Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment July 30, 2002
Kidsongs: A Day with the Animals Image Entertainment Image Entertainment July 2, 2002
Kidsongs: I Can Dance Image Entertainment Image Entertainment July 2, 2002
Kidsongs: I Can Do It! Image Entertainment Image Entertainment July 2, 2002
Kidsongs: Play Along Songs Image Entertainment Image Entertainment July 2, 2002
Primal Instinct Trinity Home Entertainment Trinity Home Entertainment July 16, 2002
Sesame Street: Elmo Says BOO! Sony Wonder Sony Music Distribution July 16, 2002

August[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Barney's Round and Round We Go Barney Home Video HIT Entertainment August 27, 2002
  • Originally scheduled to be released on July 30, according to a brochure that came with the VHS release of Barney's Beach Party.
Bear in the Big Blue House: Dance Party! Jim Henson Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment August 20, 2002
SpongeBob SquarePants: Halloween Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Entertainment August 27, 2002
A Walk to Remember Warner Home Video Warner Home Video July 9, 2002

September[edit]

Title Label(s) Marketer(s) Distributor(s) Released Note(s)
24: Season One 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment September 17, 2002
Blade II New Line Home Entertainment New Line Home Entertainment Warner Home Video September 3, 2002
Christmas Eve on Sesame Street Sony Wonder Epic Records Sony Music Distribution September 24, 2002
The Count of Monte Cristo Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment September 10, 2002
  • THX certified.
Elmo's World: Happy Holidays! Sony Wonder Epic Records Sony Music Distribution September 24, 2002
Friends: The Complete Second Season Warner Home Video Warner Home Video Warner Home Video September 3, 2002
Kermit's Swamp Years Jim Henson Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment September 3, 2002
Kidsongs: Boppin' with the Biggles Image Entertainment Image Entertainment Image Entertainment September 3, 2002
Kidsongs: Cars, Boats, Trains and Planes Image Entertainment Image Entertainment Image Entertainment September 3, 2002
Kidsongs: Ride the Roller Coaster Image Entertainment Image Entertainment Image Entertainment September 3, 2002
Kidsongs: We Wish You a Merry Christmas Image Entertainment Image Entertainment Image Entertainment September 3, 2002
Monsters, Inc. Buena Vista Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment September 17, 2002
  • THX certified.
Nick Jr. Holiday Nick Jr. Video Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment September 24, 2002
The Playaz Court Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment September 24, 2002
The Pool Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment September 24, 2002
Rugrats: Decade in Diapers (Collector's Edition) Nickelodeon Video Paramount Home Entertainment Paramount Home Entertainment September 24, 2002
  • Originally scheduled to be released on November 6, 2001, hence the 2001 copyrights.
Sesame Street: Elmocize Sony Wonder Epic Records Sony Music Distribution September 24, 2002
Sesame Street: Elmo Visits the Firehouse Sony Wonder Epic Records Sony Music Distribution September 3, 2002
Sesame Street: The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland - Sing and Play Sony Wonder Epic Records Sony Music Distribution September 24, 2002
The Wiggles: Wiggly Safari HIT Entertainment HIT Entertainment HIT Entertainment September 3, 2002

October[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Big Trouble Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment October 8, 2002
Barney's Christmas Star Barney Home Video HIT Entertainment October 22, 2002
Beauty and the Beast: Special Edition Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment October 8, 2002
  • THX certified.
  • Went into moratorium on January 31, 2003.
E.T. the Extra Terrestrial (2-Disc Limited Collector's Edition) Universal Studios Home Video Universal Music & Video Distribution October 22, 2002
Joshua Family Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment October 22, 2002
The Rescuers Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment October 8, 2002
VeggieTales: The Star of Christmas Big Idea Productions Warner Home Video
Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Corporation
October 29, 2002

November[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Bad Company Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment November 12, 2002
  • THX certified.
Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas: Special Edition Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment November 12, 2002
  • Went into moratorium on January 31, 2003.
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood Warner Home Video Warner Home Video November 5, 2002
Ice Age 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment November 26, 2002
  • THX certified.
Kidsongs: A Day at the Circus Image Entertainment Image Entertainment November 5, 2002
Kidsongs: Country Sing-Along Image Entertainment Image Entertainment November 5, 2002
Kidsongs: I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing Image Entertainment Image Entertainment November 5, 2002
Kidsongs: Yankee Doodle Dandy Image Entertainment Image Entertainment November 5, 2002
The Powerpuff Girls Movie Warner Home Video Warner Home Video November 5, 2002
Reign in Darkness Cajun Pictures Spartan Home Entertainment November 5, 2002
Reign of Fire Touchstone Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment November 19, 2002
Spider-Man Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment November 1, 2002
Star Wars: Attack of the Clones 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment November 12, 2002
  • THX certified.

December[edit]

Title Label Distributor Released Note(s)
Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever Warner Home Video Warner Home Video December 24, 2002
Lilo & Stitch Walt Disney Home Entertainment Buena Vista Home Entertainment December 3, 2002
  • THX certified.
Stuart Little 2 Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment December 10, 2002
Wendigo Artisan Home Entertainment Artisan Home Entertainment December 17, 2002
xXx Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment December 31, 2002