Upcoming DVD Releases

• The Commish – The Complete Series (VEI)
$39.99 SRP DVD
—–5 seasons, 94 episodes. Emmy Winner Michael Chiklis stars as Tony Scali, a no-nonsense police commissioner revered by his officers and community for this unorthodox style and compassionate nature. As a former Brooklyn cop, Tony uses tough and, at times, controversial methods to bring perpetrators to justice in his small town, where solutions to difficult situations often require considerable creativity. From parenthood to politics, from sex crimes to murder cases, one man takes it day-to-day with offbeat humor and street-smart skill. Starring: Michael Chiklis (The Shield, Fantastic Four), Theresa Saldana (All My Children), Kaj-Erik Eriksen (The 4400), Melinda McGraw (Mad Men). GUEST STARRING: Telly Savalas, Ernest Borgnine, David Paymer, Richard Kind, Stella Stevens, Giovanni Ribisi, Darren McGavin, Ray Walston, Pat Sajak, Eric McCormack, and many more!

COMING ON 10/11:
• South Park – Post Covid & The Return of Covid (Comedy Central/Paramount)
$19.99 SRP Blu-ray
—–“POST COVID”: What happened to the children who lived through the Pandemic? Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny survived but will never be the same Post Covid. “POST COVID: THE RETURN OF COVID”: If Stan, Kyle and Cartman could just work together, they could go back in time to make sure Covid never happened and save Kenny’s life.
NOTE: this title has not been officially announced by the studio yet; our information comes from retailer pre-order listings. It is not fully complete info, nor is there box cover art available yet; all details provided here may not be finalized, and could be subject to change. As of today’s writing, this title has only been listed for Blu-ray Disc format.

• Robocop: The Series – Pilot Episode: The Future of Law Enforcement (Liberation Hall)
$19.95 SRP DVD; $24.95 SRP Blu-ray

EXTRAS: Behind the Scene Featurette; Trailer
—–ROBOCOP. THE FUTURE OF LAW ENFORCEMENT. Alex Murphy (Richard Eden, “Santa Barbara”) is RoboCop: a cybernetic, half-man/half-machine policeman who is the creation of Omni Consumer Products (OCP), a mega-corporation with divisions affecting nearly every level of consumer need, society, and government. RoboCop fights crime and occasional corporate conspiracy in the near-future of Old Detroit. In this TV movie pilot episode “The Future of Law Enforcement” (which is based on the first draft that was intended to be the original “Robocop 2” feature film, from original writers/creators Edward Neumeier and Michael Miner (Starship Troopers), RoboCop is back to provide justice in Delta City. While investigating the murders of several homeless people, Alex Murphy/RoboCop uncovers some of the city’s darker secrets. Single-disc release.

COMING ON 10/18:
• Battlestar Galactica – The Complete Series (Universal)
$119.99 SRP DVD

EXTRAS: Commentaries, Featurettes, Deleted Scenes, Podcast Commentaries, Video Blogs, Webisodes/Minisodes, and more!
—–One of the most celebrated dramas on television, Battlestar Galactica is the classic adventure of a ragtag fleet of humans, the sole survivors of a devastating hundred-year war with the robotic Cylon Empire. Faced with an undefeatable battle against a deadly enemy, they flee under the protection of their one remaining warship, the outdated Battlestar Galactica. It’s a race to save humanity as they embark on a quest to find the mythical planet Earth while being pursued by their nemeses who have now taken on human form. Starring Mary McDonnell and Edward James Olmos. Experience the phenomenon from beginning to end in Battlestar Galactica: The Complete Series! 26-disc set.
NOTE: as of today’s writing, this title has only been announced for re-release on DVD format; the original 2009 DVD release has 25 discs, and the previous 2010 DVD re-release came with 26 discs (same as this new 2022 re-release)

• Ed, Edd n Eddy – The Complete Series (Cartoon Network/Warner)
$69.99 SRP DVD

EXTRAS: How to Make an Ed, Edd n Eddy Cartoon; Interview with the Creator; How to Draw Eddy; Behind the Eds with the Show’s Creator; How to Draw Ed; Music Video “I’m Not Coming In Today”; Promos: 28 Days Later, Crybaby starring Jimmy, Ed’s Origami, and The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
—–IT DOESN’T GET MUCH EDD-ER THAN THIS! Ready for every ED ever? All 66 episodes of Cartoon Network’s Ed, Edd n Eddy are collect-ED here. Plunge headlong into every mis-ED-venture from Danny Antonucci’s award-winning show, from giant clams and mole mutants to radioactive mashed potatoes and endless jawbreakers! Kick back at the cul-de-sac with the hilarious Ed, the lovable Edd (also known as Double-D), and their fearless leader Eddy; plus Rolf, Nazz, the Kanker sisters, Jonny 2×4…and who can forget Plank?! Dreams, schemes, and everything in between, it’s Ed, Edd n Eddy to the EDS-TREME!!! 10-disc set.
NOTE: as of today’s writing, this title has only been announced for DVD format

• Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends – The Complete Series (Cartoon Network/Warner)
$79.99 SRP DVD

—–IMAGINARY FRIENDS – REAL FUN! Hot toe pickers, unite! At long last, every episode of Craig McCracken’s award-winning series has found a home, in this complete collection of Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends. When 8-year-old Mac is told he’s too old for his imaginary friend, Bloo Q. Kazoo, what’s a kid to do? Luckily, Mac and Bloo find their way to Madame Foster’s, an unruly roost for unreal pals, where “good ideas are never forgotten.” Now Mac and Bloo have extraordinary friends of all shapes and sizes, like the kooky Coco, the extreme Eduardo and the willowy Wilt, to name a few. They may be imaginary, but the mischief, chaos and hilarity they create is very real. In fact, they’re the best friends you can think of! When it comes to fun, Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends is the real deal! 11-disc set.
NOTE: as of today’s writing, this title has only been announced for DVD format

COMING ON 10/25:
• Hogan’s Heroes – The Complete Series (CBS/Paramount)
$99.99 SRP Blu-ray MOD
EXTRAS: Gag Reel; Promos; Recruitment Spots; Featurettes; Bob Crane Radio Materials; The Lucy Show Clip, and much more!
—–Join Colonel Hogan and his crew in this classic comedy! All six seasons of the award-winning sitcom are now available in this one-of-a-kind collection. Hogan’s Heroes follows the hilarious adventures of a ragtag team of POWs who turn a German prison camp into the secret headquarters for their outrageous espionage missions. Starring Bob Crane as the iconic Robert E. Hogan and Werner Klemperer in his Emmy award-winning role as the hapless Colonel Klink. Also stars Richard Dawson (Family Feud). This classic collection contains 168 unforgettable episodes! 21-disc set.
NOTE: this title was originally released on DVD format in 2007, and re-released in both 2016 and 2018; this is the first time it’s being made available on Blu-ray Disc

• Titans – The Complete 3rd Season (Warner)
$24.98 SRP DVD; $29.98 SRP Blu-ray

EXTRAS: TITANS EXPANDED (All-New Featurette) – Sit down with the cast and showrunners of Titans as they cover all the new characters and elements of Season 3; TITANS: WORLDS WITHIN WORLDS (All-New Featurette) – Step into the world of the Titans as we get a glimpse behind the scenes of how the look, feel, and texture of Season 3 came to life; Training a Metahuman – A behind the scenes look at training the Titans, the young metahuman heroes, with Stunt Coordinator Larnell Stovall and cast members Brenton Thwaites, Mame-Anna Diop, Ryan Potter, Curran Walters, Damaris Lewis, Joshua Orpin, and Savannah Welch; Looking the Part – LJ Shannon, Specialty Costume Designer, reveals her design process and explains how she worked to match the looks and actions from the comic books. This featurette includes executive producer Greg Walker and cast members Brenton Thwaites, Mame-Anna Diop, Teagan Croft, Ryan Potter, Curran Walters, Damaris Lewis, and Joshua Orpin; Inside the Character: Red Hood – A behind-the-scenes look at the new anti-hero character Red Hood as portrayed by Curran Walters; Inside the Character: Barbara Gordon – A behind-the-scenes look at the character of Barbara Gordan as portrayed by Savannah Welch; Welcome to Gotham – A behind-the-scenes exploration of iconic Gotham City with cast members Brenton Thwaites, Mame-Anna Diop, Teagan Croft, Ryan Potter, Curran Walters, and executive producer Greg Walker, art director Khanh Quach, director Boris Mojsovski, and producer/director Carol Banker; Digital Copy (exclusive to Blu-ray)
—–In the explosive third season, Jason Todd’s journey as Robin comes to a gruesome end, only for him to return to Gotham as Red Hood…with a vengeance to take down his old team! Meanwhile, Barbara Gordon, the former Batgirl and current acting Commissioner of the Gotham City Police Department, is wary of the Titans now being back in Gotham. But her history with Dick Grayson leads her to accept their help in the GCPD’s investigation of Red Hood. Also assisting the investigation is Dr. Jonathan Crane, a onetime Super-Villain, and current inmate at Arkham Asylum. 3-disc set in either format.
NOTE: this title was released in Canada on May 24th; this is the first time it is being released in the United States

• Yellowstone – The Dutton Legacy Collection Limited Edition Gift Set (Paramount)
$90.99 SRP DVD; $111.99 SRP Blu-ray

EXTRAS: Includes over 14 hours of special features and never-before-seen content
—–Yellowstone recounts the epic story of the Dutton family, who control the largest ranch in the contiguous United States. Headed by John Dutton (Academy Award winner Kevin Costner), the family faces an onslaught of attacks both from within and a world of vicious greed on the outside. 1883 is the hit prequel to the Emmy nominated drama Yellowstone. The limited series follows the Dutton family as they embark on a journey west. It is a stark retelling of Western expansion, and an intense study of one family fleeing poverty to seek a better future in America’s promised land – Montana. Yellowstone: The Dutton Legacy Collection includes the first four seasons of Yellowstone, 1883: A Yellowstone Origin Story, and collectible Dutton Ranch Coasters packaged together in a Limited Edition Gift Set. 21-disc set.

• Star Trek: Prodigy – Season 1 (CBS/Paramount Canada)
DVD; Blu-ray

—–The CG-animated series Star Trek: Prodigy is the first Star Trek series aimed at younger audiences, and follows a motley crew of young aliens who must figure out how to work together while navigating a greater galaxy, in search for a better future. These six young outcasts know nothing about the ship they have commandeered – a first in the history of the Star Trek franchise – but over the course of their adventures together, they will each be introduced to Starfleet and the ideals it represents. Voice cast includes Brett Gray, Ella Purnell, Jason Mantzoukas, Angus Imrie, Rylee Alazraqui, Dee Bradley Baker, Jimmi Simpson, John Noble, and Kate Mulgrew.
NOTE: this title has not been officially announced by the studio yet; our information comes from Canadian retailer pre-order listings. It is not fully complete info, nor is there box cover art available yet; all details provided here may not be finalized, and could be subject to change.

COMING ON 11/15:
• The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet – Season 7 (MPI Home Video)
$29.98 SRP DVD


• The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet – Season 8 (MPI Home Video)
$29.98 SRP DVD


* Doctor Who – Story #038: The Abominable Snowmen (BBC)
$29.98 SRP Blu-ray

EXTRAS: Episodes 1-6 (Animated Black & White); Episodes 1-6 (Animated Color); Restored Surviving Original Episode 2; Photographic Reconstructions of Episodes 1, 3, 4, 5 & 6; Making-of Documentary; Audio Commentaries; 8mm Home Movie Footage; Archive interview with writer Mervyn Haisman; Photo Gallery; Teaser Trailer; PDF ROM Content
—–In the 17th century, an old Tibetan friend of the Doctor’s reached out and touched the mind of an alien disembodied energy, known only as the Great Intelligence, giving it a conduit to Earth. 300 years later, the Doctor revisits the Himalayas because he wants to return the Holy Ghanta, an ancient relic he was given many centuries ago by the grateful monks and their Master, Padmasambhava, at Det-Sen Monastery. On arriving however, the Doctor is treated as a villain – blamed for a series of brutal murders in the area. Jamie and Victoria meanwhile discover the true culprits – the previously peaceful Yeti that live in seclusion on the mountainside have apparently turned violent. The Doctor must convince the monks that not only is he not their enemy, but the real foe – and the power controlling the Yeti – is living amongst them. Most of the original 1967 master recordings of the six-part adventure ‘The Abominable Snowmen’ were lost soon after the program’s original transmission. However, audio-only recordings of all the episodes have survived and have been used here to create six brand new fully animated presentations of this lost classic, as well as the one surviving segment, Episode Two. 3-disc set.


SYFY REWIND includes cult hits “Quantum Leap,” “Battlestar Galactica,” “Xena: Warrior Princess,” and more. Watch them all from the beginning!

SYFY REWIND marathons will air Fridays, starting May 13 from 6AM-6PM, debuting with time travel hit “Quantum Leap.”

Want more “Quantum Leap?” SYFY WIRE’s video series “Everything You Didn’t Know” uncovers easter eggs, references, and fun facts.

Follow @SYFY on Twitter and Instagram and use #SYFYRewind to join the conversation.



Michael Lesslie (“The Little Drummer Girl”) is set to pen Peacock’s upcoming BATTLESTAR GALACTICA series from UCP, a division of NBCUniversal Content Studios.

From the mind of Mr. Robot creator Sam Esmail comes a series that explores a new story within the BATTLESTAR GALACTICA mythology, the eponymous TV show that saw humanity at war with Cylons, machines of their own creation.

Lesslie will write and executive produce the series. Esmail and Chad Hamilton will executive produce via their overall with UCP.

Lesslie is an award-winning screenwriter, playwright and producer. He has written scripts for “Macbeth” and “Assassin’s Creed,” both directed by Justin Kurzel, and served as showrunner for the legendary director Park Chan-Wook’s television debut “The Little Drummer Girl.” “Macbeth,” which premiered at Cannes, and “The Little Drummer Girl” both garnered critical acclaimed and were nominated for several major international awards. He balances film and television with his stage work, which has been performed at the Royal National Theatre, in the West End and beyond.

Lesslie also co-founded Storyteller Productions with PJ van Sandwijk in order to bring bold new stories to life and to encourage emerging voices. They have a powerful slate, developing and producing drama and documentary projects with Ron Howard, Doug Liman, William Nicholson, Guy Ritchie, Errol Morris, Steven Knight, Alex Gibney and Polly Stenham, to name a few.

Lesslie is represented by Grandivew, Cassarotto, and Frankfurt Kurnit.




April 7, 2020

Bring on the fandom! SYFY invites viewers to hang in and geek out this month, with unlimited access to two of the best sci-fi shows in the galaxy: BATTLESTAR GALACTICA and XENA: WARRIOR PRINCESS. From on-air marathons hosted by stars Tricia Helfer and Lucy Lawless, to surprise guest appearances, custom content, binge-worthy catch-ups and more – SYFY’s going all out so fans can relive the greatest moments from these two beloved genre series.

Details include:

•WATCH: ◦In the first time SYFY has ever aired the beloved fantasy series, #ThrowbackThursday marathons of all 6 seasons (134 episodes) will air on SYFY every Thursday morning and afternoon beginning Thursday, April 16
◦Star Lucy Lawless will provide host wraps for the marathons, which will be presented by SYFY Fangrrls and will also feature special surprise guest appearances

•STREAM: ◦The complete series is available to stream now/any time via SYFY.com and NBCU’s OneApp

•WATCH: ◦The award-winning SYFY drama will air in its entirety – including the 2-part miniseries, all 4 seasons of the SYFY series (76 episodes + the movie ‘Razor’), and final movie ‘The Plan’ – in a nonstop, 3-day marathon on SYFY beginning Monday, April 20 at 12AM ET until Thursday, April 23 at 9AM ET
◦Star Tricia Helfer will host the entire marathon, which will be presented by SYFY WIRE with custom content and special surprise appearances throughout

•STREAM: ◦The complete series is available to stream now/any time via SYFY.com and NBCU’s OneApp

•LISTEN: ◦Dive deep into the show’s themes and catch up with the cast and crew, by listening to SYFY WIRE’s podcast Battlestar Galacticast via SYFY.com and major podcast platforms
◦The acclaimed podcast is hosted by Helfer and writer/journalist Marc Bernardin
◦As a special treat for fans, the podcast is dropping a bonus episode on Monday, April 20 featuring a cast reunion (Edward James Olmos, James Callis, Jamie Bamber, Katee Sackhoff, Michael Trucco, Rekha Sharma and more) and live-reading of the pilot episode, “33”