Friday, January 18, 2019

Upcoming DVD Releases - February 2019

COMING ON 2/5:
* The Americans - The Complete Series (Fox)
$49.98 SRP DVD

-----Experience the complete series of this acclaimed drama set during the Cold War. Posing as an American couple living in suburban Washington, D.C., Philip (Matthew Rhys) and Elizabeth Jennings (Keri Russell) are actually lethal covert KGB spies. Amidst the constant threat of discovery, they grapple with ethical challenges and the growing desire for normalcy throughout six enthralling seasons.

COMING ON 2/5:
* Nella The Princess Knight - Royal Quests (Nickelodeon/Paramount)
DVD
Nella The Princess Knight: Royal Quests
-----Gallop into 8 royally awesome quests...with Nella and her best friends! Together, they'll help Clod discover his true talent, teach Smelgly the dragon a lesson in friendship, save the town from troublemaking Impkins, and more! Plus, join a quest to track down the rare Bafflin!
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COMING ON 2/12:
* Dragons: Race to the Edge - Seasons 1 & 2 (Universal)
$22.98 SRP DVD
Dragons: Race to the Edge - Seasons 1 & 2
-----Hiccup and Toothless lead the dragon riders and soar beyond the borders of Berk when they discover the mysterious Dragon Eye. They are faced with a new band of ruthless Dragon Hunters, an unexpected friend returns, Astrid and Tuff defend their turf, and Hiccup must outsmart the hunters in these action-packed Seasons 1 and 2!
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COMING ON 2/26:
* Andromeda - The Complete Collection (Lionsgate)
$64.98 SRP DVD
Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda: The Complete Collection
-----The Systems Commonwealth, the greatest civilization in history, has fallen. Now, Captain Dylan Hunt finds himself 300 years in the future after being rescued from a black hole by a salvage ship. Committed to restoring the Commonwealth, Hunt recruits the ship's eclectic crew - but betrayal, corruption, and the persistent threat of the deadly aliens known as the Magog will put courage and loyalty to the ultimate test in Hunt's fight to rekindle the light of civilization. Based on original concepts created by the legendary Gene Roddenberry, creator of "Star Trek". Cast: Kevin Sorbo, Laura Bertram, Keith Hamilton Cobb, Lexa Doig, Lisa Ryder, Brent Stait, Gordon Woolvett.
NOTE: this is a re-release of a title previously available on DVD from a different studio, but long out of print.
* BeastMaster - The Complete Series (Lionsgate)
$64.98 SRP DVD
BeastMaster: The Complete Series
-----He is known as Dar, the Beastmaster, the last of his tribe and a legendary warrior gifted with the ability to communicate with animals. Joined by the scholar Tao and a legion of animal warriors, Dar journeys through an ancient world in an epic odyssey to find his lost loved one, Kyra, and to vanquish evil from the lands. Enjoy all the action-packed adventures of the Beastmaster in this complete collection of the TV series. The beloved cult action-adventure series, based on the classic 1982 sword-and-sorcery film. All three seasons/66 episodes (22 episodes per season) which originally ran between 1999 and 2002. Cast: Emilie De Ravin, Daniel Goddard, Jackson Raine, Sam Healy, Marjean Holden.
NOTE: this is a title previously announced for release years ago by another studio, but was cancelled prior to being released.
* Mutant X - The Complete Series (Lionsgate)
$64.98 SRP DVD
Mutant X: The Complete Series
-----After covert experiments by the Genomex Corporation went horribly wrong, the human subjects were transformed into mutants...and a new generation of action heroes was born: Mutant X. With their extraordinary superpowers, the Mutant X team members fight to save mutants from the clutches of Genomex and to protect humanity from evil threats in the complete collection of the action-packed sci-fi series. Inspired by the Marvel comic book of the same name. Stars Emmy-winning actor, John Shea ("Gossip Girl"), and Victoria Pratt, Victor Webster, Forbes March, Lauren Lee Smith, Tom McCamus, and Karen Cliche.
NOTE: this is a title previously announced for release years ago by another studio, but was cancelled prior to being released.
* The Dead Zone - The Complete Series (Lionsgate)
$54.98 SRP DVD
The Dead Zone: The Complete Series
EXTRAS: Hours of special features include deleted scenes, behind-the-scenes footage, exclusive interviews and featurettes, audio commentaries with directors, cast, and guest stars, and much more!
-----Based on the characters and story from the best-selling book by sci-fi master Stephen King, THE DEAD ZONE is a unique psychological thriller series with a rich mix of action, the paranormal, and a continuing quest for justice. After a car accident left him in a coma for six years, science teacher Johnny Smith (Anthony Michael Hall) awakens to find that life as he knew it has changed forever - and he now has psychic abilities to see the past and into the future. Follow the spellbinding suspense as Johnny uses his newfound gift (or curse?) to solve crimes...and perhaps even save mankind. Writers: Stephen King, Michael Piller, Shawn Piller, Adam Targum, Michael Taylor, Karl Schaefer. Cast: Anthony Michael Hall, Nicole de Boer, Chris Bruno, John L. Adams, David Ogden Stiers, Bill Mondy, Spencer Achtymichuk, Sean Patrick Flanery, Kristen Dalton, Jim Francis.
NOTE: this is a title previously announced for release years ago by another studio, but was cancelled prior to being released.
ADDITIONAL NOTE: Amazon is showing a release date of Saturday, Feb. 16 for this item. That is a typo; the studio shows the correct street date of Tuesday, Feb. 26th for The Dead Zone - The Complete Series on DVD.

COMING ON 2/12:
* Ackley Bridge - Series 2 (RLJ/Acorn)
$59.99 SRP DVD
Ackley Bridge: Series 2
EXTRAS: Season 1 Recap (5 min); School Challenges (5 min.); The Characters (24 min.); Conclusion (7 min.)
-----"It's the start of a new term at Ackley Bridge, and lives and cultures are still colliding at this high school that integrated a community of white and Pakistani residents. Smart student Nasreen (Amy-Leigh Hickman, EastEnders) tries to hide her sexuality behind a sham engagement, while her best friend, Missy (Poppy Lee Friar, Mr Selfridge), must shoulder the burdens of her drug-addict mother. Free-spirited English teacher Emma (Liz White, Life on Mars) embarks on an affair with a married staff member, and headmistress Mandy (Jo Joyner, EastEnders) introduces a strict academic regime that infuriates staff and students alike. Funny and poignant, this award-winning drama offers "a commendable, entertaining look at contemporary, multiracial Britain" (The Boston Herald). The excellent ensemble cast also includes Paul Nicholls (Law & Order: UK), Adil Ray (Citizen Khan), Arsher Ali (The Missing), Samuel Bottomley (Wolf Hall), and Sunetra Sarker (Broadchurch)."
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COMING ON 2/26:
* Peanuts by Schulz - V5: Springtime (Warner)
$14.97 SRP DVD
Peanuts by Schulz: Springtime
-----15 all-new shorts! The snow has melted and the sun is shining...springtime is in the air for the Peanuts gang! Feel the warmth of these animated shorts, blooming to life from the strips of legendary creator, Charles Schulz. From the Easter Beagle to the baseball field, from Beagle Scouts to flying kites; get outside for some fun with Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy and the rest of the gang. Celebrate Springtime!

COMING ON 2/5/2019:
* Marley's Ghosts - The Complete Seasons 1 & 2 (BBC)
$29.99 SRP DVD

-----Life for frazzled magistrate Marley Wise (Sarah Alexander, Jonathan Creek) was crazy even before she could see and talk to ghosts. But after a bizarre accident, she'll never be alone again. How will she cope with the constant and often hilarious companionship of three recently demised people in her life?: her slob of a husband (John Hannah, Sliding Doors), her former colleague and lover (Nicholas Burns, The Crown, The Crimson Field), and her kooky vicar (Jo Joyner, Shakespeare & Hathaway)? All 9 episodes from the first two seasons. "A nicely made sitcom with an enviable cast" - The Guardian.
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COMING ON 2/19/2019:
* Doctor Who - 2019 New Year's Day Special: Resolution (BBC)
$19.98 SRP DVD; $24.98 SRP Blu-ray
Doctor Who: Resolution (DVD and Blu-Ray)
-----THE TARDIS IS SET TO LAND ONCE MORE, AND THIS TIME IT WILL BE WHO YEAR'S DAY. With 2018 marking a brand-new era for Doctor Who it is only right that 2019 kicks off in spectacular style. So, to mark the occasion, in this year's festive episode the TARDIS will travel through the time vortex from its traditional timeslot on Christmas Day and will land in style on New Year's Day. As the New Year begins, a terrifying evil is stirring, from across the centuries of Earth's history. As the Doctor, Ryan, Graham and Yaz return home, will they be able to overcome the threat to planet Earth? Written by Chris Chibnall and directed by Wayne Yip. The Doctor is played by Jodie Whittaker, Ryan by Tosin Cole, Graham by Bradley Walsh and Yaz by Mandip Gill.
NOTE - TEASER TRAILER #1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjiTgX6TR5U
NOTE - POTENTIAL SPOILERS!!! - TEASER TRAILER #2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HbT5t0TTuVw


COMING ON 2/5/2019:
* Six - The Complete Series (Lionsgate)
$39.99 SRP Blu-ray/DVD Combo
EXTRAS: Digital Copies included
-----Follow members of Navy SEAL Team Six as they carry out highly classified counter-terrorist operations across the globe. Inspired by real missions, SIX authentically captures the inside world of America's elite special operations unit and the life- and-death decisions they make in this action-packed collection that includes both seasons of the compelling HISTORY series. Remarkable cast led by the acclaimed Walton Goggins ("Vice Principals," "Justified") and Olivia Munn (X-MEN: APOCALYPSE, "The Newsroom").
* 800 Words - Season 3, Part 2 (RLJ/Acorn)
$49.99 SRP DVD
800 Words: Season 3, Part 2
-----Australian newspaper columnist George Turner (Erik Thomson, Packed to the Rafters) and his family have settled into their lives in New Zealand, but things are far from calm in their small coastal town. Following the wedding of his friend Woody (Rick Donald, A Place to Call Home), George begins dating someone new, providing endless fodder for the gossiping townsfolk. George's teenagers face their own relationship issues as Shay (Melina Vidler) tries to get over her messy breakup, and Arlo (Benson Jack Anthony) becomes romantically involved with two girls at once. Later, the citizens of Weld fear that their town may be taken over by a neighboring community, and the Turners are rocked by revelations about the death of George's wife a few years earlier. Full of gorgeous scenery, quirky humor, and heartfelt moments, this award-winning dramedy also stars Bridie Carter (McLeod's Daughters), Emma Leonard (Home and Away), Michelle Langstone (The Almighty Johnsons), and Jonny Brugh (What We Do in the Shadows).

COMING ON 2/5/2019:
* Power Rangers Ninja Steel - The Complete Super Ninja Steel Season (Lionsgate)
$19.98 SRP DVD
EXTRAS: Includes all 20 episodes + seasonal specials: Fans can own the special 25th anniversary episode that includes the return of the Green Ranger and 10 past Rangers; Holiday special is a Dino Supercharge and Ninja Steel crossover episode
-----With Galvanax's defeat and Brody and Aiden's reunion with their father, all finally seems to be safe in Summer Cove. But when the Rangers are alerted to Madame Odius's presence on Earth, they discover that she has obtained the powerful Ninja Super Steel and is still after the Ninja Nexus Prism! Luckily, the Rangers are able to use the powerful new steel to create brand-new Ninja Power Stars. It's going to take everything in their arsenal, including a new Megazord given to them by mysterious strangers, to protect the Ninja Nexus Prism and defeat Odius once and for all!
* Teen Titans Go! - And Friends Collection (Warner)
$19.98 SRP DVD
Teen Titans Go! and Friends Collection
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COMING ON 2/12/2019:
* Ben 10 - Season 1, Vol. 3: Out To Launch (Warner)
$14.97 SRP DVD
* Bang - Series 1 (RLJ/Acorn)
$49.99 SRP DVD
Bang: Series 1
EXTRAS: Behind the Scenes: Go behind the scenes with the cast and crew to learn about the inspiration for the series, filming stunts, the first script read-through, and more. (44 min)
-----Loner Sam (Jacob Ifan, Cuffs) and his ambitious sister, Gina (Catrin Stewart, Stella, Doctor Who), live in a decaying steel town in South Wales. Since the death of their father 12 years earlier, the two have taken divergent paths. Gina has a promising career in the police force, but Sam's life is going nowhere...until one day he gets his hands on a gun. Emboldened by newfound confidence, he begins to commit increasingly daring crimes. Meanwhile, Gina is investigating the killing of a local car salesman. When the police connect the murder to Sam's gun, Gina makes it her mission to find the owner of the weapon. But as she digs deeper, she discovers information about her father's unsolved murder that will send shock waves through her troubled family. From the producers of The Fall, this gritty crime series blends poignant family drama with satisfying murder mystery. Also starring Jack Parry-Jones (Our Girl), Nia Roberts (Hidden), and Gwyneth Keyworth (Black Mirror).


COMING ON 2/5/2019:
* The A-Team - The Complete Collection (Universal)
$79.98 SRP DVD
The A-Team: The Complete Collection
EXTRAS: Bonus Episode: Knight Rider "Brother's Keeper"; The Great '80s TV Flashback; Rumors of Soldiers of Fortune
-----Ten years ago, a crack commando unit was sent to prison by a military court for a crime they didn't commit. These men promptly escaped from a maximum-security stockade to the Los Angeles underground. Today, still wanted by the government, they survive as soldiers of fortune. If you have a problem, if no one else can help, and if you can find them, maybe you can hire The A-Team. Be a part of The A-Team in this action-packed, 25-disc DVD set. The iconic Mr. T stars as B.A., who joins forces with Hannibal, Murdock and Face to take down the bad guys in five explosive seasons. Ground-breaking, exciting and always fun, The A-Team remains an indelible part of television history and is the adventure that The New York Times proclaimed "a sensational hit."
NOTE: this is a DVD re-release of a previously released DVD item. There is NO news about this title for Blu-ray Disc; it is DVD only.
* Mama's Family - Seasons 1-6 (Warner)
$69.99 SRP DVD

-----A spun-off sketch from the Carol Burnett Show, Mama's Family mined humor from a squabbling family in the Midwestern blue collar suburb of Raytown. The noisy clan was headed by Mama, a buxom, gray-haired widow with sharp opinions and a sharper tongue who shared her small house with her high-strung sister Fran, a local journalist.
* Betty White: First Lady of Television Collection (Mill Creek)
$14.98 SRP DVD
Betty White Collection + Digital
EXTRAS: Exclusive Documentary Featurette; digital copies of the episodes are also included as a bonus, via MCE's proprietary digital streaming service, "Watch Mill Creek."
-----When it comes to comedy, Betty White is queen...a legend, an icon and forever regarded as a pioneer among women throughout the pages of television history. This talented and versatile actress first achieved success in the groundbreaking situation comedy, Life With Elizabeth of which White starred, co-produced and won her first Best Actress Emmy®-award. Another prominent series in her early career was the prime-time series Date With the Angels, which launched Betty into the public eye as one of America's sweetest and most beloved comedians. This incredible collection features 40 rare and acclaimed episodes from Betty White's early days in television. Also included in this 4-DVD set is a unique documentary chronicling the fascinating journey of the incomparable Betty White.
* Astro Boy - The Complete Series (Mill Creek)
$29.98 SRP DVD
Astro Boy - The Complete Series - DVD
-----The Original Anime Superhero is Back! Blast off with ASTRO BOY, a state-of-the-art update of Osamu's Tezuka classic series that started the anime explosion. Filled with exciting action, humor and drama, ASTRO BOY tells the story of a young robot boy modeled after the son of a research scientist. This atomic-powered robot becomes a reluctant superhero who fights for justice and peace - for humans and robots alike! "Astro Boy is, far and away, the most beautiful, gorgeously animated thing to ever appear on Japanese television." - Zac Bertschy, Anime News Network
NOTE: this is a DVD re-release of a previously released DVD item.
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COMING ON 2/12/2019:
* Channel Zero - Season 4: The Dream Door (Universal)
$29.98 SRP DVD

-----Channel Zero: Dream Door follows newlyweds Jillian (Maria Sten, Straight Outta Compton) and Tom (Brandon Scott, The Last of Us), who have each brought secrets into their marriage. When they discover a strange door in their basement, those secrets start to threaten their relationship - and their lives.
* Channel Zero - The Complete Collection (Universal)
$49.98 SRP DVD
Channel Zero: The Complete Collection
EXTRAS: Deleted Scenes for Season 1
-----Channel Zero: Candle Cove; Channel Zero: No-End House; Channel Zero: Butcher's Block; and Channel Zero: Dream Door.
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COMING ON 2/19/2019:
* Damages - The Complete Series (Mill Creek)
$74.98 SRP DVD; $99.98 SRP Blu-ray
The Damages - Complete Series - BD [Blu-ray]
-----Glenn Close, Rose Byrne. Justice is Served. Out of Court. For five extraordinary seasons, DAMAGES - the critically acclaimed legal thriller - broke all the rules, and made its own. Film legend Glenn Close won two Emmys for her stunning portrayal of relentless litigator Patty Hewes, who commands the courtroom and the screen, doing battle with ambitious protégée-turned-adversary Ellen Parsons (Rose Byrne) in cutting-edge cases with devastating consequences...both professional and personal. Guest Stars include: Ted Danson, Tate Donovan, William Hurt, Marcia Gay Harden, Lily Tomlin, Martin Short, John Goodman, Jenna Elfman, Timothy Olyphant, Chris Messina, Campbell Scott and Ryan Phillippe.
* Lonesome Dove - Mini-Series Masterpieces (Mill Creek)
$14.98 SRP DVD
Lonesome Dove - MiniSeries Masterpiece - DVD + Digital
EXTRAS: Digital copies of the episodes are included as a bonus, via MCE's proprietary digital streaming service, "Watch Mill Creek."
-----The Original Mini-Series Event! Based upon the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Larry McMurtry and set in the late nineteenth century, this sprawling epic of the Old West is the story of the last defiant frontier, a daring cattle drive, and an undying love. Augustus McCrea (Robert Duvall) and Woodrow F. Call (Tommy Lee Jones), former Texas Rangers, are partners and friends who have shared hardship and danger. Gus is the romantic, a reluctant rancher who has a way with women and the sense to leave well enough alone. Call is a driven, demanding man, a natural authority figure with no patience for weakness. He is obsessed with the dream of creating a new homestead. The two men could hardly be more different, but both are tough fighters who have learned to count on each other, if nothing else. Call's dream not only drags Gus along in its wake, but also draws in a group of fearless wranglers, trackers, and scouts. Through sandstorms, stampedes, bandits, floods and snow, these characters live on to become legends of the great American West. "This six-hour miniseries, based on a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Larry McMurtry, revitalized both the miniseries and Western genres, both of which had been considered dead for several years...." - The New York Times. Starring: Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Danny Glover, Diane Lane, Robert Urich, Frederic Forrest, D.B. Sweeney, Rick Schroder and Anjelica Huston.
NOTE: this is a DVD re-release of a previously released DVD item.
* Moby Dick - Mini-Series Masterpieces (Mill Creek)
$14.98 SRP DVD
Moby Dick - MiniSeries Masterpiece - DVD + Digital
EXTRAS: Digital copies of the episodes are included as a bonus, via MCE's proprietary digital streaming service, "Watch Mill Creek."
-----Starring: Patrick Stewart, Henry Thomas, Gregory Peck, Ted Levine, Bruce Spence, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Dominic Purcell. Executive produced by Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather). An Epic Voyage into Madness! "Riveting" - USA Today; "Superb" - Tony Scott, Variety. Herman Melville's classic tale comes to life like never before, in this suspenseful and thrilling adaptation from Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather) and Robert Halmi Sr. Welcome aboard the Pequod, a Nantucket whaling ship under the dubious command of Captain Ahab (Patrick Stewart, TV's Star Trek: The Next Generation), a man obsessed with vengeance against a menacing beast that not only stole the lives of his former crew but continues to haunt him from the sea. Co-starring Academy Award winner Gregory Peck, Henry Thomas (E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial), Ted Levine (TV's Monk), Dominic Purcell (TV's Prison Break; Legends Of Tomorrow), Moby Dick takes you on an epic journey into the deepest waters of the ocean - and the furthest reaches of sanity - in pursuit of the legendary white whale.
NOTE: this is a DVD re-release of a previously released DVD item.
* Scarlett - Mini-Series Masterpieces (Mill Creek)
$14.98 SRP DVD
Scarlett - MiniSeries Masterpiece - DVD + Digital
EXTRAS: Digital copies of the episodes are included as a bonus, via MCE's proprietary digital streaming service, "Watch Mill Creek."
-----Scarlett, the six-hour mini-series based on Alexandra Ripley's best-selling sequel to Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind, takes up precisely where that story left off, and sees Scarlett O'Hara off on a journey from Atlanta to Charleston and Savannah, to London, and to her ancestral home of Ballyhara in Ireland. The motivating force behind the story is once again the turbulent romance between Scarlett and Rhett Butler. Separated from Scarlett and seeking a divorce, Rhett is now pursued passionately by his wife, who seeks a reconciliation. Frustrated in her effort and unwilling to win Rhett by telling him she is pregnant with their child, Scarlett leaves for Ireland, where she is caught up in the political upheaval of the day, and to England, where she must stand trial for a murder she did not commit. Scarlett continues what is unarguably the most celebrated story of the American cinema, with all the richness of the original and with an epic sweep that today is seen only in long-form television. Starring: Timothy Dalton, Joanne Whalley-Kilmer, Sean Bean, Stephen Collins, Annabeth Gish, Colm Meaney, Esther Rolle, and Ann-Margret.
NOTE: this is a DVD re-release of a previously released DVD item.
* The Odyssey - Mini-Series Masterpieces (Mill Creek)
$14.98 SRP DVD
The Odyssey - MiniSeries Masterpiece - DVD + Digital
EXTRAS: Digital copies of the episodes are included as a bonus, via MCE's proprietary digital streaming service, "Watch Mill Creek."
-----Homer's Epic Tale Brought to Life! Embark on one of the most amazing journeys of all time in this Primetime Emmy® award-winning film based on the classic masterpiece by Homer. Join Odysseus (Armand Assante, American Gangster), the king of Ithaca, on his heroic quest to return to his kingdom and family with riches much greater than gold. The Odyssey is a heart-pounding adventure filled with exciting confrontations, dangerous monsters, angry gods and beautiful, yet deadly, Sirens. "A feast for the eyes and a picnic for the mind." - USA Today. Starring: Armand Assante, Vanessa Williams, Christopher Lee, Eric Roberts, Bernadette Peters, Isabella Rossellini, and Geraldine Chaplin.
NOTE: this is a DVD re-release of a previously released DVD item.
* The Five People You Meet in Heaven - Mini-Series Masterpieces (Mill Creek)
$14.98 SRP DVD
The Five People You Meet in Heaven - MiniSeries Masterpiece - DVD + Digital
EXTRAS: Digital copies of the episodes are included as a bonus, via MCE's proprietary digital streaming service, "Watch Mill Creek."
-----Some stories begin at the End. "The Five People You Meet in Heaven is a thoroughly enjoyable experience that, like Dickens' Christmas Carol, reminds us of what is really important in life." - Howard Schumann, Talking Pictures. From the author of the phenomenal #1 New York Times best seller comes the original screen adaptation of Mitch Albom's The Five People You Meet In Heaven. This New York Times best seller is brought to life by an award-winning cast including Jon Voight, Ellen Burstyn, and Jeff Daniels. The NY Times praised it for its "genuine power to stir and comfort." Mitch Albom's The Five People You Meet in Heaven explores the unexpected mysteries of the afterlife by reminding us what really matters here on Earth. Starring: Jon Voight (Showtime's Ray Donovan), Ellen Burstyn (Interstellar), Jeff Daniels (HBO's Newsroom), and Michael Imperioli (HBO's The Sopranos).
NOTE: this is a DVD re-release of a previously released DVD item.
* The 10th Kingdom - Mini-Series Masterpieces (Mill Creek)
$14.98 SRP DVD
The 10th Kingdom - MiniSeries Masterpiece - DVD + Digital
EXTRAS: Digital copies of the episodes are included as a bonus, via MCE's proprietary digital streaming service, "Watch Mill Creek."
-----A Magical Epic Adventure The Whole Family Will Enjoy! Join an all-star cast as they find fantasy, action, romance and adventure in the Emmy winning® The 10th Kingdom! Beyond the mortal world lies Nine Kingdoms where the fantastic land of fairy tales and magic are brought to life - and reinvented. The themes and ideas of folklore and mythology perform fully as the classic characters enter a vortex at the edge of the mortal world which leads them to The 10th Kingdom...Central Park! "...it retains great charm, vitality and poetry." - M.S. Mason, Christian Science Monitor. An all-star cast featuring a wealth of Emmy, Oscar, and Golden Globe-winning and nominated talent including: John Larroquette (Night Court, Boston Legal, The Practice), Kimberly Williams-Paisley (Nashville, Father of the Bride), Scott Cohen (Love and Other Drugs, Jacob's Ladder), Ann-Margret (Bye Bye Birdie, Tommy), Rutger Hauer (Batman Begins, Sin City), Daniel Lapaine (Double Jeopardy), Camryn Manheim (The Practice), Ed O'Neil (Modern Family, Married...with Children) and Dianne Wiest (Edward Scissorhands, Parenthood).
NOTE: this is a DVD re-release of a previously released DVD item.
* Cleopatra - Mini-Series Masterpieces (Mill Creek)
$14.98 SRP DVD
Cleopatra - MiniSeries Masterpiece - DVD + Digital
EXTRAS: Digital copies of the episodes are included as a bonus, via MCE's proprietary digital streaming service, "Watch Mill Creek."
-----The Queen of the Nile. "gorgeous soundtrack, stellar acting, epic battle scenes" - Charity Bishop. In the rich tradition of the Cecil B. DeMille epic, Cleopatra is an epic miniseries filled with pageantry and spectacle. Set against the pyramids of Egypt and the colossal columns of Rome, Cleopatra is the classic tale of the young Queen of the Nile. Princess Cleopatra becomes Egypt's Queen and has an out-of-wedlock son with the son-less Roman ruler Julius Caesar. Through two romances, she strives to protect Egypt from the Romans, and make her son the heir to Caesar's Roman Empire. Starring: Lenor Varela (Blade II), Billy Zane (Titanic), and Timothy Dalton (Penny Dreadful).
NOTE: this is a DVD re-release of a previously released DVD item.
* The Titanic - Mini-Series Masterpieces (Mill Creek)
$14.98 SRP DVD
The Titanic - MiniSeries Masterpiece - DVD + Digital
EXTRAS: Digital copies of the episodes are included as a bonus, via MCE's proprietary digital streaming service, "Watch Mill Creek."
-----An Extraordinary Adventure. An All-Star Cast. "lavish-looking, star-studded" - Variety. The Titanic sets sail on a collision course with destiny in this spellbinding epic adventure, featuring outstanding performances by Peter Gallagher, George C. Scott, Eva Marie Saint, Tim Curry and Marilu Henner. Titanic melds together the heart-wrenching stories of people whose lives, loves, and fortunes irrevocably changed the night of April 14, 1912. The cream of high society are gathering there, including society matron Hazel Foley, financier John Jacob Astor, self-made millionaire Wynn Park, and the infamous Molly Brown. Titanic weaves a captivating mosaic of lives that will touch your heart forever. Their tragic experience will grip your imagination. Their courage will capture your heart. Starring: Peter Gallagher (TV's The O.C.), Catherine Zeta Jones (Chicago), George C. Scott (Patton), Eva Marie Saint (North By Northwest), Tim Curry (Rocky Horror Picture Show), Roger Rees (The Prestige), Harley Jane Kozak (Parenthood), and Marilu Henner (TV's Taxi, Evening Shade).
NOTE: this is a DVD re-release of a previously released DVD item.


COMING ON 2/5/2019:
* The Deuce - The Complete 2nd Season (HBO)
$49.99 SRP DVD; $59.99 SRP Blu-ray
The Deuce S2 (DVD + DC)
EXTRAS: Season 1 Recap (Revisit all of the twists and turns from Season 1 of 'The Deuce'); Candy's Back (See where Candy [Maggie Gyllenhaal] is headed in Season 2 of 'The Deuce'); Height of Porn (Delve inside Season 2 of 'The Deuce' in this piece that explores the proliferation of porn in late '70s NYC); Digital Copies of all episodes
-----The Deuce: The Complete Second Season continues to trace the evolution and power dynamics of the porn industry in New York's Times Square neighborhood in the 1970s. Picking up in late 1977, five years after season one, The Deuce's backroom massage parlors and hotels have exploded into sprawling emporiums, while the New York Mafia's grip on the porn business is beginning to slip as talent migrates to the West Coast - but for now, the city is flush with movies, music and art. Season 2 also captures the disco era in all its excesses before developers, crack cocaine, AIDS, and videotapes conspire to end the debauched glory of Times Square.
* Rugrats - Seasons 1 + 2 (Nickelodeon/Paramount)
DVD
-----Season One: This must be your ducky day! Relive the very first season of Rugrats, the classic Nickelodeon series, in this complete collection! Join the hunt for Grandpa's dentures, explore Stu's mysterious workshop, and cheer on contestant Tommy in the "Little Miss Lovely" pageant (don't ask!). Those adventures, and over 20 more, baldly go where no baby's ever gone before. Season Two: The toast is clear for over 10 hours of non-stop Rugrats adventures in season 2 of the hit Nickelodeon show, featuring fan-fave episodes "Reptar on Ice," "Visitors from Outer Space," "The Big Flush," and "Tooth or Dare." So man your paddle stations, and prepare to laugh along on your trip down memory lane with Tommy, Angelica, Chuckie and the rest of the Rugrats!
* Rugrats - Seasons 3 + 4 (Nickelodeon/Paramount)
DVD
-----Season Three: Don't be a baby! The Rugrats are back in this complete season 3 collection! This set is a diapee full of laugh-out-loud adventures, including fan-favorite episodes "Angelica Breaks a Leg," "Stu Gets a Job" and "Naked Tommy," and more baby duties, like Chuckie's first haircut, a trip to the moon, and the reign of Princess Angelica! Season Four: Skip your nap and join the party in the playpen with the complete fourth season of Rugrats! The baby band is back in this set filled with adorable adventures, including fan-favorite episodes "Spike's Babies" and "Chicken Pops," and even more laugh-out-loud lullabies, like when Phil and Chuckie discovered the joys of dresses, Chuckie tried to potty-train Spike, and the babies worked Angelica's lemonade stand!
* SpongeBob SquarePants - The 1st and 2nd Seasons (Nickelodeon/Paramount)
DVD
-----See Where it all Began! These are the moments that turned SpongeBob from a cartoon into a worldwide phenomenon! Meet Bikini Bottom's denizens of the deep, learn the technique to blow the perfect bubble, sing "The F.U.N. Song," ride the hooks, turn a gum wrapper into a gold mine of entertainment, and so much more! The Nautical Nonsense Continues! Dive into episodes featuring Bubble Buddy, Wormy, Clamu, Frankendoodle, and memorable moments like selling Pretty Patties, the 21st Annual Fry Cook Games, Patrick's secret box, performing at the Bubble Bowl, and oceans more!
* SpongeBob SquarePants - The 3rd and 4th Seasons (Nickelodeon/Paramount)
DVD
-----Season Three: Ride waves of laughter with the complete third season of SpongeBob SquarePants! Hitch a hook underwater to relive some of the most shell-cracking sea tales in Bikini Bottom history, like when Plankton trades lives with Mr. Krabs, SpongeBob patrols the beach, Squilliam returns, and more! Season Four: Come out of your shell for some side-splitting stories of nautical nonsense with the complete fourth season of SpongeBob SquarePants! Enjoy some of the most iconic episodes ever to make land, like when SpongeBob attends a party with Mr. Krabs' Navy buddies AS Mr. Krabs, Patrick becomes Patricia, the gang plays Dunces and Dragons, and more!


COMING ON 2/5/2019:
* Gunsmoke - The 14th Season, Vol. 1 (CBS/Paramount)
$45.98 SRP DVD

-----At the untamed edge of civilization, anything can happen. In Gunsmoke: Season 14, Volume 1, no matter how wild things get, it's the job of Marshal Matt Dillon (three-time Emmy Award nominee James Arness) to bring justice to the badlands. When Dodge City is targeted by remorseless bounty hunters, renegade hide cutters, a vengeful ex-lawman, and a 103-year-old horse thief, Matt needs all the help he can get. Fortunately, he knows he can count on the knowledge of Doc Adams (Emmy winner Milburn Stone), the fiery spirit of saloon proprietress Miss Kitty (Emmy nominee Amanda Blake) and the loyalty of Deputy Festus Haggen (Ken Curtis). Intensity and action are packed into a 4-disc, 15-episode set of the renowned series that set a new standard for TV Westerns. Season 14 is the third season of the show in color!
* Gunsmoke - The 14th Season, Vol. 2 (CBS/Paramount)
$45.98 SRP DVD

-----Volume 2 of Gunsmoke: Season 14, Volume 2, is packed with all the action and adventure that made the classic Emmy winner a fan favorite. In the center of the storm is Marshal Matt Dillon (three-time Emmy Award nominee James Arness), the gunslinger who stands for law and order in the untamed wilderness. In one of the series' most unforgettable episodes, the Marshal faces off against a psychopathic gunfighter who terrorizes his friends - Doc Adams (Emmy winner Milburn Stone), Miss Kitty (Emmy nominee Amanda Blake) and Deputy Festus Haggen (Ken Curtis) - and vows to kill Matt to prove he's the fastest draw. The legend of the West lives on in every one of the 11 episodes in this compelling 3-disc collection. Season 14 is the third season of the show in color!

COMING ON 2/5/2019:
* We'll Meet Again - Season 2 (PBS)
$34.99 SRP DVD
We'll Meet Again, Season 2 DVD
-----We'll Meet Again explores the lives of everyday Americans who survived moments of drama spurred on by the humanity shown to them by others. Season 2 includes powerful personal stories of the Vietnam War, refugees fleeing Cuba, the great Alaskan earthquake, WWII's Holocaust, the fight for women's rights, and brothers in arms during the Korean War.

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