Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Crime TV on DVD (Jul 28)

Upcoming DVD releases of detective and crime TV shows, including several British entries, a Charlie's Angels 'best-of', complete series sets from Homicide: Life on the Street and The Unit, and more. Updates on TVShowsonDVD:

The Beiderbecke Tapes (mini-series) Sequel Mini-Series Comes to DVD

Bones
Box Art Appears for Season 4: Body Bag Edition on DVD and Blu-ray
4th Season Release Date and Details for Blu-ray Disc and DVD Formats

Cagney & Lacey Finalized Press Release for The Menopause Years Box Set

Charlie's Angels Immediate Re-Release for 5-Episode Best of Charlie's Angels DVD

Criminal Minds Early Details on Season 4 Bonus Material

C.S.I. A Better Look at Blu-ray and DVD Box Art for The 9th Season

C.S.I.: Miami Lots of Extras on the Season 7 Set

C.S.I.: NY Bonus Material for Season 5 Uncovered

Dollhouse A Preview of 'Epitaph One'

Flashpoint
New Details, Possible Cover Art for The 1st Season on DVD
The Canadian Show, Starring Enrico Colantoni & Amy Jo Johnson, Comes to North American DVD

Foyle's War
Packaging Picture of the From Dunkirk to VE-Day: Sets 1-5 DVDs
' From Dunkirk to VE-Day' Collector's Edition Compiles All 5 Previous DVD Sets

Harper's Island
Packaging Finalized for Harper's Island - The DVD Edition, Starring Christopher Gorham
Details on Extras Emerge for Harper's Island

Homicide: Life on the Street Repackaged Release of The Complete Series Coming this Fall

The Middleman Shout! Factory Leaked Some Sneak Preview Video Clips for The Complete Series on DVD

Midsomer Murders
Get a Gander at the Package Art for Acorn's Set 13 Release
Acorn Media Announces Set 13, with 4 More British Mysteries on DVD

The Sopranos Could a Canadian Amazon Listing Show a Season 1 Blu-ray Release Date Good for the USA?

Traffik (mini-series)
Box Art is Now In for Acorn's Remastered 20th Anniversary Edition DVD
Original '89 Mini-Series is Getting a Remastered 20th Anniversary Edition DVD

The Unit
Box Art Debut for Season 4 DVD & Blu-ray; Full Press Release for Season 4 and Complete Series
Package Art Scoop for The Complete Series Gift Set on DVD
Fox Informs Retailers to Expect a Complete Series Gift Set on DVD

Van der Valk '70s Mysteries Series Crosses the Pond from the UK to the USA & Canada

More crime TV news:
Mr. Monk and Season Seven on DVD
Shalhoub on MONK: 'Everything does come to an end'
T.J. Hooker: "Terror At The Academy" (Minisode)
T.J. Hooker: "Vengeance is Mine" (Minisode) (Leonard Nimoy!)
'Monk' returns for final season Aug 7
Mr. Monk and the Final Season
Crime TV on DVD (Jun 4)
The next 'Level' of thriller fiction
Watch WALLANDER online
Watch CASTLE on ABC

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Mr. Monk and Season Seven on DVD

Fans of "defective detective" Adrian Monk preparing for his final season can catch up on past adventures with the DVD release of Monk: Season Seven, in stores today (July 21). The set features all sixteen episodes, including guest stars Brad Garrett, David Strathairn, Eric McCormack, Sarah Silverman, Hector Elizando, John Turturro ... not to mention the all-star 100th episode, "Mr. Monk’s 100th Case!"

Bonus materials include: "Mr. Monk Buys a House" Video Commentary with Creator/Co-Writer Andy Breckman, "Mr. Monk Gets Lotto Fever" Video Commentary with Writer Hy Conrad, "Mr. Monk Is Underwater" Video Commentary with Writer Jack Bernstein, "Mr. Monk Falls in Love" Video Commentary with Writers Josh Siegal and Dylan Morgan, "Mr. Monk's 100th Case" Video Commentary with Writer Tom Scharpling, "Mr. Monk Gets Hypnotized" Video Commentary with Writers Tom Gammill and Max Pross, plus "Monk P.I." and Anatomy of an Episode.

The eighth and final season of Monk kicks off August 7 on the USA Network.



Related links:
Shalhoub on MONK: 'Everything does come to an end'
'Monk' returns for final season Aug 7
Mr. Monk and the Final Season
Mr. Monk and the Finished Manuscript
The stars shine for MONK 100
ADRIAN MONK: The face of OCD
Crime TV on DVD
The next 'Level' of thriller fiction
Watch WALLANDER online
Watch CASTLE on ABC

Saturday, July 18, 2009

T.J. Hooker: "Terror At The Academy" (Minisode)

A sniper is shooting cops. Meanwhile, one of Hooker's new recruits is showing amazing skill at the shooting range. Maybe too much skill ...

T.J. HOOKER: "Terror At The Academy" (Minisode)


Bonus: BEST MANN FOR THE JOB (Trailer) 1:59


TV Opening Credits:
ALIAS
BATMAN 1966 (w/ THE ODD COUPLE)
GET SMART
HARDY BOYS / NANCY DREW MYSTERIES
IT TAKES A THIEF

Saturday, July 11, 2009

T.J. Hooker: "Vengeance is Mine" (Minisode)

Leonard Nimoy guest stars as Hooker's old partner!

T.J. HOOKER "VENGEANCE IS MINE" (Minisode)


Bonus: BEST MANN FOR THE JOB (Trailer) 1:59


TV Opening Credits:
AGATHA CHRISTIE'S GREAT DETECTIVES
BARNEY MILLER
CHECKMATE
DRAGNET
THE EQUALIZER (w/ CALLAN)

Crime TV on DVD