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Mud Glorious Mud is a US DVD release featuring one restored third series episode narrated by George Carlin, two sixth series episodes narrated by Alec Baldwin, one seventh series episode, one tenth series episode, and one Jack and the Sodor Construction Company episode narrated by Michael Brandon, and three songs. It was re-released on DVD in 2009 by Lionsgate and in 2014 by Universal.


Ride the rails and roads with Thomas and his friends in these action-packed adventures. It's stormy weather so hold on tight through mud baths and avalanches. Nothing can stop these really useful engines from a job well done!


  1. Edward the Really Useful Engine
  2. Thomas and the Avalanche *
  3. Missing Freight Cars
  4. Mud, Glorious Mud *
  5. A Friend in Need 
  6. Edward, Trevor and the Really Useful Party *

(* Followed by a song)


  1. Day and Night
  2. Togetherness (Direct to Home-Video)
  3. Engine Roll Call

Bonus Features

  • Which Picture is Different Activity Sheet
  • Character Gallery from On Site with Thomas
  • Sneak Peaks


  • This and Thomas' Halloween Adventures are the only releases to have George Carlin and Alec Baldwin credited in the New Series intro as well as the only George Carlin and Alec Baldwin releases to feature the New Series intro, transitions, and end credits.
  • This marks the last of a few things:
  • This is the only DVD that features an episode from the Jack and the Sodor Construction Company spin-off series alongside Thomas & Friends episodes.
  • On this DVD, Missing Cars is renamed "Missing Freight Cars," yet Michael Brandon still reads the original title.
  • This is the first time Not So Hasty Cakes, Missing Cars, and Alec Baldwin's narration of "A Friend in Need" were released on DVD.
  • On the 2014 re-release, no music plays on the DVD menus and the Activity Sheet was removed.
  • A promo for Wow! Wow! Wubbzy can be seen on this DVD.


  • Not So Hasty Cakes is titled "Thomas and the Avalanche," which is irrelevant since there is no avalanche in the episode.
  • Robert Harshorne isn't credited as the music composer for "Not So Hasty Cakes", "Missing Cars" & "Mud Glorious Mud."
  • In the end credits, "Useful" in "Edward the Really Useful Engine" is misspelled as "Usefull."
  • Maithwaite is painted dark brown on the front cover and the disc.
  • Isabella is taller than Thomas on the front cover
  • Stephen Asquith was not given credit for directing "A Friend in Need" in the end credits, nor is he credited for directing Missing Cars or Mud, Glorious Mud in the opening.
  • Phil Fehrle is credited as "Phill Fearle."
  • 3 Sing-Along Songs and Character Gallery are not listed on the 2014 back cover.
  • The word "director" is misspelled as "dierector."