Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Crime TV coming to DVD (Dec 29)

An assortment of news from TVShowsonDVD regarding upcoming crime, mystery, and detective shows coming to DVD, including Monk, Hawaii Five-O, Simon and Simon, Matlock, and Scarecrow and Mrs. King:

Armchair Thriller
Set 2 Announced by Acorn: Calendar Date, Cost, Contents and Cover Art

The Commish
Season 1 Re-Release of the Michael Chiklis Series in March

Have Gun Will Travel
Have Artwork Will Post - Season 4, Volume 1 Artwork
After a 4-Year Siesta, Season 4, Volume 1 Comes to DVD

Hawaii Five-O
Package Art Surfs In for The 8th Season DVD Set
Studio Announces 'The 8th Season' DVDs; Confirms Street Date

Ironside
Shout! Makes Season 3 Happen with a Direct-to-Fans Offering

Matlock
Street Date and Packaging for the Season 4 Set!

Matt Houston
Box Art, Pricing and Extras for The 1st Season DVD
DVD Release Date Revealed by the Studio for The 1st Season

Monk
Season 8 DVD Announced: Bring the Final Season to Justice this March!

Scarecrow and Mrs. King
Spies Leak Warner's Press Release for The Complete 1st Season

Silk Stalkings
An Inexpensive First-Season Re-Release is Stalking Its Way to DVD

Simon & Simon
The Season 4 Set is On the Way to DVD This Spring!

Tenspeed and Brown Shoe
Release Date, Cost and More for The Complete Series

Walker, Texas Ranger
Season 7 Artwork
The Last Unreleased-to-DVD Season is Announced to Hit Just Prior to Spring

Wanted: Dead or Alive
Mill Creek's Inexpensive Re-Release of Season 2 is On the Way

Wiseguy
13-DVD Collector's Edition Set Announced by Mill Creek Entertainment **Updated**

Friday, December 25, 2009

BIONIC WOMAN on DVD!

The Bionic Woman: Season OneUPDATE: Alas, as of this writing, Hulu is no longer offering free episodes of this show. However, it is finally coming to DVD.

The Bionic Woman (1976-1978) stars Lindsay Wagner as Jaime Sommers. After a devastating accident, a medically reconstructed woman uses her superhuman abilities to fight for good.

More TV episodes and Main Titles:
Watch CHARLIE'S ANGELS episodes free online!
Police Woman 1.4 "Seven Eleven"
Police Woman 1.6 "Only A Game"
Police Woman 1.11 "Smack"
Police Woman 2.2 "The Score"
Rock out with MANNIX!
Mystery TV Themes: MANNIX
Mystery TV Themes: MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE
Crime TV Themes: S.W.A.T.
Unaired '60s Batgirl pilot

Sunday, December 13, 2009

Watch the MONK finale online!

USA Network's Monk says farewell in a two-part episode. Starring Tony Shalhoub, Traylor Howard, Ted Levine, and Jason Gray-Stanford.

Mr. Monk and the End, Part 1
Monk is called to a crime at the location where he first heard the news of his wife's murder and begins the most important investigation of his life.


Mr. Monk and the End, Part 2
Monk pursues the killer of his wife in the series finale.


Related:
Mr. Monk is Online
Mr. Monk and Season Seven on DVD
Shalhoub on MONK: 'Everything does come to an end'
The stars shine for MONK 100
MONK therapist Stanley Kamel found dead
ADRIAN MONK: The face of OCD
Mr. Monk And The Continuity Police
Mystery TV Themes: MONK
TV-TO-BOOK: MR. MONK

Friday, December 11, 2009

Gene Barry (1919-2009)

Suave actor of stage, screen, and television Gene Barry died this week in California at the age of 90. Barry's TV credits included the western Bat Masterson (1958-61), the whodunit series Burke's Law and spin-off Amos Burke, Secret Agent (1963-66), crime drama The Name of the Game (1968-71), and the British series The Adventurer (1972). Read his obituary at the New York Times.

THE NAME OF THE GAME OPENING CREDITS


THE ADVENTURER OPENING CREDITS

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Series Finale of MONK - One Day Away!

This was just posted on YouTube:
THIS IS IT! SERIES FINALE airs Friday December 4th at 9/8c on USA Network. The time has come to finally learn the truth about Trudy Monk's death. In the series finale of Monk, Monk pursues the killer of his wife Trudy. Guest starring Virginia Madsen, Melora Hardin and Casper Van Dien! Visit the official website at http://monk.usanetwork.com and join other fans on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Monk. Follow Monk on Twitter http://twitter.com/monk_usa



Of course, those of us who are cable-challenged will be watching the finale a week later on Hulu.

Crime TV on DVD