Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment have announced and detailed the Blu-ray release of Thomas & Friends: King of the Railway, an all-new CG animated movie in the Thomas the Tank Engine series. King of the Railway arrives via a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack on September 17th.
Official Synopsis: Join Thomas & Friends as they embark on a legendary movie adventure! The steam team's quest begins when a special guest arrives on Sodor with a big surprise and important jobs for Thomas, Percy and James. The engines meet new friends and discover suits of armor; coats of arms and legends of long-ago heroes. Then their bravery is put to the test when their new friend Stephen goes missing. Will Thomas find him in time? Will the engines discover the truth about the Island of Sodor's biggest mystery? It's a crusade of knightly proportions for Thomas and his friends.
King of the Railway introduces four new engines and one new destination on the Island of Sodor. New engine Stephen is based on the legendary "Stephenson's Rocket", one of the fastest and most advanced steam locomotives of its day. Meet the Earl of Sodor, and see how Thomas and the Steam Team rely on friendship and cooperation to avoid disaster and save the day.