* Teen Wolf – Series Collection (VEI)
$89.99 SRP Blu-ray
EXTRAS: includes special features
—– A SUSPENSEFUL DRAMA WITH SOME BITE! Scott is a young high school sophomore who has always been on the outside looking in: no girlfriend, bad at sports, and socially awkward. But a single wolf bite changes everything. Now Scott has super-human abilities, which lead him to become the star of his lacrosse team. His athletic prowess also makes him popular and desirable, and he falls for the new girl in town, Allison, who’s equally smitten. Scott’s “new” personality and abilities also pose several problems, including being pulled into the middle of a war between werewolves and werewolf hunters…which are lead by the father of Allison. Now Scott must try to curb his animalistic desires and urges, while trying to maintain his relationship with Allison and his best friend Stiles. Not to mention his family, and society at large.
COMING ON 2/22:
* The Canterville Ghost (BBC Archives)
$24.99 SRP DVD MOD
—–When an American tech entrepreneur (James Lance) purchased an old English country home for his brood, they’d find that it wasn’t merely a Wi-Fi dead zone…since the shade of the centuries-dead nobleman (Anthony Head) who’s haunted the place isn’t up for any company! Contemporary, family-friendly miniseries take on the Oscar Wilde spook standard also stars Caroline Katz, Laurel Waghorn, Tom and Joe Graves, Jack Bardoe, and Cathy Tyson. 2 disc set.
* The North Water (BBC Archives)
$24.99 SRP DVD MOD
—–Hoping to escape the horrors of his past, disgraced ex-army surgeon Patrick Sumner signs up as the ship’s doctor on an ill-fated Arctic whaling expedition. Soon he’s confronted by a new horror, the brutish killer Henry Drax. When Sumner and his crew mates are left stranded on the merciless Arctic wasteland, he discovers just how far he’s prepared to go against the savagery of nature and man. 2-disc set.
COMING ON 3/1:
* American Gods – The Complete Series (Lionsgate)
$44.98 SRP DVD
EXTRAS (subject to change): THE ROAD TO “AMERICAN GODS” documentary; Title Gods; God Squad Video Commentary; “American Gods” Origins; Old Gods; New Gods; What Is AMERICAN GODS?; Book vs. Show; Explore the Crocodile Bar in 360 Degrees with Commentary by Cast and Crew, including with Bryan Fuller, Ian McShane, Ricky Whittle, Pablo Schreiber; Audio Commentaries with Cast & Crew; The House on the Rock: Setting the Stage; The Second Coming: Neil Gaiman on Season Two; Gods and Ends: Random Musings from the Cast; Meet the New Gods of Season Three; Road to Epiphany: The Season Three Journey; Five Questions for the Cast
—–Set in a hidden world where magic is real and gods exist on earth, AMERICAN GODS chronicles the brewing war between Old Gods and New Gods, as the traditional gods of mythology are steadily losing believers to a burgeoning pantheon of modern gods focused on technology and money. The story across three seasons centers around ex-convict Shadow Moon, bodyguard for the mysterious Mr. Wednesday, an Old God trying to rebuild the power and influence the Old Gods once had. As events unfold and Shadow struggles with his identity and place in the world, AMERICAN GODS examines humanity’s conflicted relationship with faith and the unknown. CAST: Ricky Whittle, Ian McShane, Emily Browning, Crispin Glover, Yetide Badaki, Bruce Langley, Omid Abtahi, Ashley Reyes, Pablo Schreiber, Orlando Jones. 9-disc set.
NOTE: this has been announced for DVD format only
COMING ON 3/8:
* Brooklyn Nine-Nine – Season 8 (Universal)
$19.98 SRP DVD MOD
—–Detective Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg), Captain Raymond Holt (Andre Braugher) and the rest of the beloved squad are reporting for duty one last time. In the eighth and final season of the Golden Globe Award-winning comedy sensation, Jake and his lovable colleagues face a challenging year both personally and professionally packed with plenty of laughs and the return of many familiar faces along the way. Join Jake, Holt, Amy (Melissa Fumero), Terry (Terry Crews), Charles (Joe Lo Truglio), Rosa (Stephanie Beatriz), Scully (Joel McKinnon Miller) and Hitchcock (Dirk Blocker) as the Nine-Nine gears up for one last ride! Single-disc title.
NOTE: this has been announced for DVD format only
* Brooklyn Nine-Nine – The Complete Series (Universal)
$59.98 SRP DVD MOD; $79.98 SRP Blu-ray MOD
EXTRAS: Deleted Scenes, Get Your Cop On, The Squad
—–From Emmy Award -winning writer/producers Dan Goor and Michael Schur (Parks and Recreation), starring Andy Samberg as Jake Peralta (Saturday Night Live) and Andre Braugher as Raymond Holt (Men of a Certain Age), the Golden Globe Award-winning Brooklyn Nine-Nine is a single-camera ensemble comedy. Brooklyn Nine-Nine follows the exploits of hilarious Det. Jake Peralta (Samberg) and his diverse, lovable colleagues; Terry Jeffords (Terry Crews), Amy Santiago (Melissa Fumero), Charles Boyle (Joe Lo Truglio), Rosa Diaz (Stephanie Beatriz) and veteran officers Scully (Joel McKinnon Miller) and Hitchcock (Dirk Blocker) as they police the NYPD’s 99th precinct. Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The Complete Series comes fully loaded with every single episode, deleted scenes and bonus! 21-disc set on DVD format; 17-disc set on Blu-ray Disc.
COMING ON 3/15:
* Vikings – Season 6, Volume 2 (MGM)
$24.98 SRP DVD; $29.98 SRP Blu-ray
EXTRAS: The Epic Worlds of Vikings; The Vikings Series Finale: Audio Commentary with Creator Michael Hirst and Series Star Georgia Hirst; Deleted Scenes
—–In season six, Ubbe (Jordan Patrick Smith), and Torvi (Georgia Hirst) travel to Iceland to uncover the mystery circling Floki’s (Gustaf Skarsgård) disappearance and Hvitserk (Marco Ilsø) pursues his personal vendetta against Ivar. The saga continues the exploits of chieftain Ragnar Lothbrok (Travis Fimmel) and his crew while exploring Bjorn’s reign over Kattegat, Ivar’s adventures in Rus and Wessex, and Ubbe’s expeditions to Iceland and North America. 3-disc set in either format.
* Vikings – The Complete Series (MGM)
$134.99 SRP DVD; $159.99 SRP Blu-ray
—–includes all six seasons of Vikings. 27-disc set in either format.
COMING ON 3/22:
* Dexter – New Blood (Showtime/ViacomCBS)
$33.99 SRP DVD; $39.99 SRP Blu-ray; $42.99 SRP Blu-ray Limited Edition Steelbook
EXTRAS: Includes an exclusive30-minute behind-the-scenes featurette and more!
—–Michael C. Hall returns to his Golden Globe-winning role as Dexter Morgan. The world at large believes Dexter Morgan died in a tragic boating accident, and in a way the world at large isn’t wrong. Far from the life he knew, living under a false name in the small town of Iron Lake, NY, he’s successfully tamped down his Dark Passenger for nearly 10 years. With a normal job and a Chief of Police girlfriend, it seems he’s got life under control…until his son shows up and turns his world upside down. Rattled, Dexter yields to his homicidal urges, and soon finds himself on a collision course with a very dangerous local. Jennifer Carpenter and Golden Globe winner John Lithgow also return to reprise their iconic roles as Debra Morgan and the infamous Trinity Killer. This 4-Disc set includes every shocking episode!
* Monogamy – Season 3 (RLJ/Image)
$16.96 SRP DVD
—–Last Season, a dramatic cliffhanger left audiences on the edge of their seat. This season picks up right where they left off, as the couples begin to unravel after the rooftop events in Las Vegas take a toll on their lives. Connor (Darius McCrary) becomes obsessed with finding Harvey (Roy Fegan) and Sincere (Caryn Ward Ross) has to decide if she needs to move on. Sawyer (Blue Kimble) hasn’t healed from a past trauma, causing a wedge between he and Caroline (Vanessa Simmons). Caroline gets closer to finding out just who she is, and realizes that revelation could be bittersweet if she has to go on alone. Carson (Wesley Jonathan) and Maggie (Jill Marie Jones) have to take a hard look at their relationship, and aren’t sure they like what they see. How far will these couples have to go to save their marriages? 2-disc set.
* The Madame Blanc Mysteries – Series 1 (RLJ/Acorn)
$39.99 SRP DVD
—–When her husband, Rory, dies suddenly while on a business trip abroad, antiques dealer Jean White (Sally Lindsay, Mount Pleasant) is shocked to learn he’s left her nearly bankrupt. Grieving and blindsided, she heads to their one remaining asset: a cottage in the French antiques hub of Sainte Victoire. She intends to sell the property and return home, but once in town, Jean discovers that not only are the circumstances of Rory’s death suspicious but also that he was having an affair. Aided by sympathetic taxi driver Dom (Steve Edge), Jean begins investigating Rory’s death and quickly finds that the colorful locals have a treasure trove of other mysteries for her to assess, too. 2-disc set.
COMING ON 4/5:
* Doctor Who – Story #018: Galaxy 4 (BBC)
$29.98 SRP Blu-ray
EXTRAS (subject to change): Episodes 1-4 (Animated Black & White); Episodes 1-4 (Animated Color); Remastered Surviving Original Episode 3; Remastered Surviving Clip from Episode 1; Photographic Reconstructions of Episodes 1, 2 and 4; Audio Commentaries; Making Of Documentary; Finding Galaxy 4 Documentary; Photo Gallery; Production Subtitles; PDF ROM Content
—–The Doctor (William Hartnell) stars alongside his travel companions Vicki (Maureen O’Brien) and Steven (Peter Purves), which sees the TARDIS landing on a planet on the verge of total annihilation, as it drifts too close to the three suns which its orbits. Trapped on the planet with them are the Drahvins, a race of warrior women, and the reptilian Rills. The Drahvins want to steal the Rill spaceship to escape the planet’s death throes, and enlist the Doctor’s help, which he is forced to give when Maaga, the cunning Drahvin leader, keeps first Vicki and then later Steven as her hostage. Even though the Doctor is determined to broker a peace deal between the two sides in this conflict and help everyone escape safely, Maaga doesn’t trust him, or the Rills. Three of the original 1965 master recordings of ‘Galaxy 4’ were lost soon after the program’s original transmission. However, audio-only recordings have survived and have been used here to create a brand new fully animated presentation of this lost classic. 2-disc set.
NOTE: this has been announced in North America for Blu-ray format only