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Thomas & Friends: Edward Helps Out is a VHS/DVD idea made up by Pikachufreak himself. Distributed in June 1998 and May 2002 on VHS and in September 2006 on DVD, it contains four Season 1 episodes and five Season 2 episodes in order. The DVD version also includes a song from the fifth season.

Stories

  1. Edward Helps Out
  2. A Proud Day For James
  3. Terence The Tractor
  4. Thomas' Christmas Party
  5. Saved From Scrap
  6. The Runaway
  7. Daisy
  8. Percy's Predicament
  9. Thomas and The Missing Christmas Tree

Song (DVD only)

  1. Night Train

Bonus Features

  1. Find My Number Game (taken from Best of Thomas)
  2. Hooray For Thomas! Read-Along (taken from Best of James)
  3. Sodor Superstars Hall of Fame (taken from Percy's Chocolate Crunch)

Notes

  • Narrated by George Carlin.
  • Release Dates: June 16, 1998 and May 21, 2002 (VHS) and September 12, 2006 (DVD).
  • The US Season 4 intro (version 2), nameplate sequence (1998-1999), and the Thomas Breaks The Rules outro are used together.
  • The "Next Story Coming Up Soon!" logo is taken from the "Thomas Gets Bumped" 1992 VHS, the "Thomas, Percy and The Dragon" 1993 VHS, the "Daisy" 1993 VHS, the "James Goes Buzz Buzz" 1994 VHS, the "Percy's Ghostly Trick" 1994 VHS and the "Thomas and His Friends Get Along" 1998 VHS.
  • The text is taken from the "Thomas and His Friends Get Along" 1998 VHS, the "Thomas Comes To Breakfast" 1998 VHS and the "A Big Day For Thomas" 1998 VHS.
  • In the DVD version, Night Train is taken from the "Cranky Bugs" 1999 VHS.
  • These are the following nine stories that weren't on the second and third seasons of Shining Time Station.
  • The end credits are from the 1993 version of Thomas Breaks The Rules.
  • Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment.

Trivia

  • The back cover of the 1998 version features a picture from Tenders and Turntables, but that episode does not appear on this release.
  • The back cover of the 2002 VHS and the DVD feature a picture from A New Friend For Thomas, but that episode does not appear on this release.

Opening Previews

1998 version

  1. Video Treasures Tracking Control
  2. Video Treasures FBI Warning
  3. Anchor Bay Entertainment logo (1998-1999)
  4. Britt Allcroft Presents logo
  5. Thomas and Friends US Season 4 intro (version 2)
  6. First few seconds of Edward Helps Out

2002 version

  1. Anchor Bay FBI Warning
  2. Anchor Bay Entertainment logo (1999-2004)
  3. Britt Allcroft Presents logo
  4. Thomas and Friends US Season 4 intro (version 2)
  5. First few seconds of Edward Helps Out

2006 DVD version

  1. Anchor Bay FBI Warning
  2. Anchor Bay Entertainment logo (2004-2007)
  3. Thomas and Friends DVD Collection Trailer
  4. Edward Helps Out DVD Menu
  5. HiT Entertainment logo (2001)
  6. Britt Allcroft Presents logo
  7. Thomas and Friends US Season 4 intro (version 2)
  8. First few seconds of Edward Helps Out

Closing Previews

1998 version

  1. Last few seconds of Thomas and The Missing Christmas Tree
  2. Thomas Breaks The Rules outro
  3. A Britt Allcroft Production logo
  4. Anchor Bay Entertainment logo (1998-1999)

2002 version

  1. Last few seconds of Thomas and The Missing Christmas Tree
  2. Thomas Breaks The Rules outro
  3. A Britt Allcroft Production logo

2006 DVD version

  1. Last few seconds of Thomas and The Missing Christmas Tree
  2. Thomas Breaks The Rules outro
  3. A Britt Allcroft Production logo
  4. HiT Entertainment logo (2004)

Opening Credits

  • THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE & FRIENDS
  • Based on The Railway Series by The REV.W.AWDRY
  • Adaptation by BRITT ALLCROFT
  • EDWARD HELPS OUT
  • Told by GEORGE CARLIN
  • Directed by DAVID MITTON

Closing Credits

Cover Art

Front Cover (1998)

  • Edward at the water tower from "Edward Helps Out"

Back Cover (1998)

  • Daisy from "Percy's Predicament"
  • Gordon and Thomas at Elsbridge from "Tenders and Turntables"

Front Cover (2002 and 2006)

  • Top: Edward
  • Bottom: Harold (happy) and Thomas (exhausted) from "The Runaway"

Back Cover (2002 and 2006)

  • Terence pulling Thomas from the snowdrift from "Terence The Tractor"
  • Edward and Trevor at the orchard from "A New Friend For Thomas"

Cover Colors

  • Light Blue (1998)
  • Yellow (2002 and 2006)

Running Time

  • 45 Minutes

Description

1998 version

  • PEEP! PEEP!

2002 version

  • PEEP! PEEP!

2006 DVD version

  • PEEP! PEEP!

Nameplates

After Edward Helps Out

  • Thomas
  • James
  • Gordon
  • Henry
  • Edward
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Bertie
  • Terence

After A Proud Day For James

  • Henry
  • Gordon
  • James
  • Thomas
  • Edward
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Bertie
  • Terence

After Terence The Tractor

  • Thomas
  • James
  • Gordon
  • Henry
  • Edward
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Bertie
  • Terence

After Thomas' Christmas Party

  • Henry
  • Gordon
  • James
  • Thomas
  • Edward
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Bertie
  • Terence

After Saved From Scrap

  • Thomas
  • James
  • Gordon
  • Henry
  • Edward
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Bertie
  • Terence

After The Runaway

  • Henry
  • Gordon
  • James
  • Thomas
  • Edward
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Bertie
  • Terence

After Daisy

  • Thomas
  • James
  • Gordon
  • Henry
  • Edward
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Bertie
  • Terence

After Percy's Predicament

  • Henry
  • Gordon
  • James
  • Thomas
  • Edward
  • Percy
  • Toby
  • Bertie
  • Terence

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