Thomas & Friends: Thomas & His Friends Help Out is a compilation of episodes from the Thomas the Tank Engine television series, based on the celebrated children's books by Rev. W. Awdry. The stories tell of the many exciting adventures shared by the cute, friendly, and sometimes mischievous trains of the Island of Sodor. Each episode in this collection focuses on a different engine. The episodes contained are titled: "Edward Helps Out," "Foolish Freight Cars," "Thomas, Percy & The Mail Train," "Thomas & Percys' Mountain Adventure," "Down The Mine," "Thomas Breaks the Rules," "Percy's Promise," "Donald & Douglas," "Bertie's Chase," "Trouble in the Shed," and "Saved from Scrap." These stories feature stop motion animation and charming narration by Alec Baldwin, Michael Brandon, Ringo Starr, and George Carlin. Any parent looking for a fun, family friendly way to entertain and educate their children will find something to like about Thomas & Friends: Thomas & His Friends Help Out.