Twilight Sparkle's Retro Media Library


Capture the magic and escape to Dream Valley to join all your favorite Little Ponies in their first fully animated feature film, My Little Pony: The Movie, featuring the voices of Cloris Leachman, Rhea Perlman, Danny DeVito, Madeline Kahn and Tony Randall.

Take a magical journey to Ponyland just as the Little Ponies' annual Spring Festival is about to begin. While the ponies enjoy their festive spring party, the evil witch Hydia is up in her gloomy home, the Volcano of Doom, plotting to turn Ponyland into a wasteland. When her first attempt fails, she decides to cover Ponyland with a purple ooze called the "Smooze". It looks like the end of Ponyland, unless all the magical creatures of Dream Valley answer the Ponies' call for help! Let the magic capture you in this animated adventure for the whole family!


In Other Languages

Language Title
Korean 포니랜드

Release timeline

Format Country of origin Date
Original theatrical USA June 20, 1986
VHS USA October 28, 1986
VHS South Korea August 1989
DVD UK June 2, 2003
DVD USA November 14, 2006
DVD (re-release) USA January 27, 2015
Blu-ray Disc USA October 16, 2018

Television broadcasts

The film premiered on Discovery Family on April 4, 2015, following the premiere of Season 5 of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. It aired again on September 26, after the premiere of My Little Pony: Equestria Girls: Friendship Games.

Home video timeline

Format Release Date List price Notes
VHS October 28, 1986 The very first original home video release of the film. Distributed by Vestron Video. Closed-captioned by the National Captioning Institute.
VHS September 13, 1989 Re-released by Video Treasures.
DVD November 14, 2006 Re-released by Rhino Entertainment, a subsidiary of Warner Music Group. Sales of this DVD lasted until 2012.
DVD January 27, 2015 $14.93 (2014-2016)
$9.99 (as of 2016)
Re-released by Shout! Factory, who also distributes My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic on DVD. First announced in October 2014.





OFFICIAL TRAILER - My Little Pony The Movie


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