Upcoming DVD Releases





NOW AVAILABLE:
* The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet – 11 DVD Collection (Time Life)
$99.95 SRP DVD (Deluxe 21 DVD Collection also available for $199.90 SRP)

EXTRAS: You’ll get a FREE Bonus DVD with exclusive bonus features including a reunion special, interviews, home movies, and more! And a 36-page Collectible Memory Book full of personal photos from the Nelson family, production photos, and fun facts about the show.
—–The Nelsons invented the family sitcom, and for 14 years they brought love, laughter and music into our homes. The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet started as a radio show in 1944 and transitioned successfully to television in 1952, going on to last 14 seasons! Ozzie, Harriet, David, and Ricky turned their real lives into one of the most cherished TV shows of all time. In this brand new, official Nelson family collection, you’ll see the evolution of the Nelson family starting with the very first episode through Ricky’s emergence as a singing teen sensation, and both his and David’s marriages to their real-life wives in the final color season! You’ll get the full-length, unedited episodes, not seen in decades! And each and every show has been beautifully remastered from the original films, under the Nelson family’s personal loving care. 50 of the best episodes across all 14 seasons including “The Rivals,” “The Valentine Show,” “The Campers,” “Rick Goes on TV,” and so many more. Including 10 lost episodes not seen since they first aired! All episodes fully remastered from the original 35mm camera negatives. Upgrade your order to The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet Deluxe 21-DVD Collection and receive 10 more DVDs! You’ll get 50 more episodes, including 10 episodes that haven’t been seen since they first aired. That’s a total of 100 episodes and over 47 hours of entertainment!
NOTE: our thanks to all the readers who emailed us about this item

* The Richard Pryor Show – The Ultimate Richard Pryor Collection: Uncensored (Time Life)
$99.95 SRP DVD

EXTRAS: Special Features including deleted scenes, outtakes, and a no-holds-barred interview with Richard’s widow, Jennifer Lee Pryor. Plus, a Collector’s Booklet with personal photos, diary entries, tour notes and more!
—–Get ready to experience greatness! From his groundbreaking stand-up to his television appearances, blockbuster films and beyond, Richard Pryor always told the whole, hilarious truth. A once-in-a-generation innovator, changing comedy forever, Richard’s intimate storytelling made the world feel like we knew him and loved him. There’s simply never been a comedian like Richard: totally genius and outrageously funny. Now all of his most memorable stand-up and television performances are together in The Ultimate Richard Pryor Collection: Uncensored. You’ll get 13 DVDs including: Richard’s 1977 NBC TV Special and all four controversial episodes of The Richard Pryor Show, featuring Robin Williams, Sandra Bernhard, Tim Reid, Marsha Warfield, and more! All four of Richard’s full-length concert films – Live & Smokin’, Live in Concert, Live on the Sunset Strip, and Here and Now. Richard’s most memorable TV appearances on The Merv Griffin Show, The Dick Cavett Show, and The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson. Feature film, Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling, written, produced, and directed by Richard. Never-before-released footage from Richard’s infamous first film, Uncle Tom’s Fairy Tales, lost since 1968. Exclusive footage of Richard’s final performances and a tribute event at The Comedy Store. Two acclaimed documentary films: Richard Pryor – Omit the Logic, and I Am Richard Pryor.
NOTE: our thanks to all the readers who emailed us about this item
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COMING ON 9/14:
* Guilt – Season 1 (PBS)
$34.99 SRP DVD

—–Brothers Max and Jake couldn’t be more different. Max-Mark Bonnar, Catastrophe is wealthy with an apparently perfect life. Jake-Jamie Sives, Chernobyl scrapes by, running a record shop. Driving home late one night, they accidentally kill an old man on a darkened street. 2-disc set.
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COMING ON 10/26:
* Star Trek: The Original Series – The Complete Series: 55th Anniversary Limited Edition Steelbook (ViacomCBS)
$144.99 SRP Blu-ray

—–Space. The Final Frontier. The U.S.S. Enterprise embarks on a five year mission to explore the galaxy. The Enterprise is under the command of Captain James T. Kirk. The First Officer is Mr. Spock, from the planet Vulcan. The Chief Medical Officer is Dr. Leonard ‘Bones’ McCoy. Their mission is to explore strange new worlds, to seek new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before! 20-disc set.
NOTE: the original Star Trek series has been released before, on both DVD and Blu-ray. This item appears to be a disc-content-identical re-release of the discontinued 2016 Complete Series set on Blu-ray, but with Steelbook packaging for this new Limited Edition set (each individual season in a Steelbook, all slid into an outer slipcover to hold the three; see attached artwork). The set was announced in early July to have a release date this coming week, but this item has now been rescheduled with an October 26th street date. Additionally, the non-Steelbook Blu-ray version of this set, and the DVD version of this set, are getting re-released on this new street date as well.

* The Twilight Zone – The Complete Series (ViacomCBS)
$72.99 SRP Blu-ray

EXTRAS: Original Pilot Version with Rod Serling’s Sponsor Pitch, Audio Commentary by Cast and Crew, Interviews with Cast and Crew, Radio Dramas, Isolated Scores, And much more!
—–All 156 episodes of Rod Serling’s classic, groundbreaking series are now presented in pristine high-definition in this spectacular Blu-ray box set. Also includes many hours of bonus features, including: Rare unofficial pilot episode “The Time Element,” Original unaired pilot version of “Where is Everybody?” with Rod Serling’s network pitch, Numerous audio commentaries and interviews, Rod Serling’s audio lectures, Promos for “next week’s” show, Radio dramas, Sponsor billboards, Isolated music scores, and so much more. 24-disc set.
NOTE: this item was originally released in 2016, and is now being re-released for those fans who missed it the first time around
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COMING ON 11/2:
* Sex and the City – The Complete Collection (HBO)
$139.99 SRP Blu-ray

EXTRAS: To Be Announced
—–Carrie Bradshaw and friends Samantha, Miranda, and Charlotte have offered us their hilarious, outspoken and outrageous look at dating, mating and relating in the big city. Celebrate the franchise that explores the day-to-day (and night-to-night) world of single women with the ultimate collector’s set — all 7 seasons, plus the two films, and an exclusive bonus disc! 16-disc set.

* Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – The Complete Series (ViacomCBS)
$106.99 SRP DVD

EXTRAS: Includes behind-the-scenes and in-depth featurettes
—–DEEP SPACE. ENDLESS ADVENTURE. Relive all seven seasons of the series that took the Star Trek franchise into uncharted territory. Commander Benjamin Sisko is in charge of a diverse crew aboard Deep Space 9, a space station in a constant power struggle with rival species due to its strategic position close to a nearby wormhole, which allows speedy travel to the far reaches of space. The complete series collection includes all 176 episodes from all 7 seasons on 48 discs. Starring Avery Brooks, Rene Auberjonois, Terry Farrell, CirrocLofton, Colm Meaney, Armin Shimerman, Alexander Siddig, Nana Visitor, Michael Dorn, and Nicole de Boer.
NOTE: this item was originally released in 2016, and is now being re-released for those fans who missed it the first time around; it is still only available on DVD format, and has NOT been announced for any other disc format

* Under The Dome – The Complete Series (ViacomCBS)
$39.99 SRP DVD

—–Based on the bestselling book by Stephen King, Under the Dome is the epic story of Chester’s Mill – a town suddenly cut off from the rest of the world by a massive dome. The residents struggle to break free of their nightmare and maintain control, while facing every new obstacle that comes their way. As the truth about the dome begins to unravel, it becomes clear that some won’t make it out alive. Relive the excitement and drama of all 3 seasons of the entire series, in one amazing collection. Starring Dean Norris (Breaking Bad), Rachelle Lefevre (Mary Kills People), Aisha Hinds (9-1-1), Mike Vogel (The Brave), Natalie Martinez (The Stand), Britt Robertson (Big Sky), and Alexander Koch (Black Bear). 12-disc set.
NOTE: this item was originally released in 2017, and is now being re-released for those fans who missed it the first time around; it is still only available on DVD format, and has NOT been announced for any other disc format

* Jack Irish – Season 3 (RLJ/Acorn)
$39.99 SRP DVD; $39.99 SRP Blu-ray

—–Emmy Award-winner Guy Pearce reprises his iconic role as Jack Irish, former criminal lawyer, and part-time debt collector, with a penchant for getting wrapped up in things he shouldn’t. The long-suppressed trauma of Isabel Irish’s brutal and random murder by Jack’s former client Wayne Milovich – which launched the first Jack Irish installment, Bad Debts – rears its ugly head when Jack discovers there was more to those fateful events all those years ago. Namely, a criminal conspiracy involving his trusted friend, homicide detective Barry Tregear.

* Punky Brewster – The Complete Series (Shout!)
$69.98 SRP DVD

EXTRAS: EXTRAS: Interview with Creator/Executive Producer David W. Duclon, Actors George Gaynes, Cherie Johnson, Ami Foster, and Writer Barry Vigon; All Episodes of the animated spin-off, It’s Punky Brewster
—–Punky Brewster will turn your world around! Soleil Moon-Frye stars as the orphaned little girl with an indomitable spirit, who, with her faithful dog Brandon, brings light and laughter into the life of a grumpy, old photographer played by George Gaynes. 16-disc set.
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COMING ON 11/9:
* Emily in Paris – Season 1 (ViacomCBS)
$29.99 SRP DVD

EXTRAS: Includes deleted scenes and three exclusive to DVD featurettes: “A Parisian Dream Come True,” “Just Risque Enough,” and “Like Wearing Poetry”
—–After suddenly landing a dream job in Paris, Chicago marketing exec Emily Cooper (Lily Collins) embraces her adventurous new life. Emily says oui to possibility as she juggles work, friendships and romance while navigating a whole new culture. This is the first season of the Golden Globe Award and Emmy nominated series from Darren Star, creator of Sex and the City and Younger. Also starring Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu (Call My Agent!), Ashley Park (Tales of the City), Lucas Bravo, Samuel Arnold (Pandemica) and Bruno Gouery (Doc Martin).

* Younger – The Complete Series (ViacomCBS)
$39.99 SRP DVD

EXTRAS: including deleted scenes from every season, and over 30 minutes of hilarious bloopers
—–From Sex and the City creator Darren Star, Younger stars two-time Tony Award Winner Sutton Foster as Liza Miller, a 40-year-old mom passing herself off as a 20-something assistant. Though her ruse lands her a dream job in publishing, a hot young boyfriend, and a fun new millennial squad…cracks began to form in her plan as she realizes that her secret was hurting those closest to her. Younger follows Liza’s journey through professional and personal ups and downs, on her way to discovering that the truth can be so much better than fiction. Available on DVD for the first time ever, this 10-Disc set includes all 84 episodes from the unforgettable series. Packed with special features, this is the definitive, must-own collection for Younger fans.

* When Calls The Heart – Holiday Double Feature: Home For Christmas & The Greatest Christmas Wish (Shout!)
$14.98 SRP DVD

—–Join the residents of Hope Valley in celebration with these special holiday-themed movies! In Home For Christmas, Elizabeth and her friends prepare for Little Jack’s first Christmas, with the hope of establishing traditions that will last a lifetime. Then, in The Greatest Christmas Wish, a group of orphans are stranded for the holidays, and the residents of Hope Valley band together to make this an unforgettable Christmas. Meanwhile, Elizabeth teaches her students the art of selfless giving. Single-disc title.
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COMING ON 11/16:
* Doctor Who – Story #036: Evil of the Daleks (BBC)
$24.98 SRP DVD

EXTRAS: to be announced
—–The TARDIS has been stolen. Marooned on Earth in the year 1966, the Doctor and Jamie set out to find the missing time-machine. Their investigations bring them to a mysterious London antiques shop, where all the antiques all seem to be brand new. Kidnapped by the antique shop’s owner, the Doctor is then brought face to face with a very old enemy: the Daleks. Working from a house in Victorian England, the Daleks have a new masterplan to conquer the universe. And in order to carry it out, they need the Doctor’s help. The original 1967 master recordings of ‘The Evil of the Daleks’ were lost soon after the program’s original transmission. However, audio-only recordings of all seven episodes have survived, and have been used here to create a brand new fully animated presentation of this lost classic. Starring Patrick Troughton, Frazer Hines, Marius Goring, John Bailey, Deborah Watling, Brigit Forsyth, Gary Watson, Jo Rowbottom, Windsor Davies and Sonny Caldinez. Single-disc release.
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COMING ON 11/30:
* Grantchester – The Complete 6th Season (PBS)
$44.99 SRP DVD

—–“Masterpiece Mystery” brings James Runcie’s books to the small screen with this British detective series about the unique if unlikely partnership between Anglican priest Sidney Chambers (James Norton) and Detective Inspector Geordie Keating (Robson Green). The two join forces to solve baffling crimes when the vicar decides to take up sleuthing work as a hobby in his home village of Grantchester. With Morven Christie, Tessa-Peake Jones. 8 episodes on 2 discs.
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NEW SERIES, FILMS, SPECIALS AND MORE NOW STREAMING ON AMC NETWORKS’ SUITE OF TARGETED STREAMING SERVICES THIS JULY





NEW SERIES, FILMS, SPECIALS AND MORE NOW STREAMING ON AMC NETWORKS’ SUITE OF TARGETED STREAMING SERVICES THIS JULY

New York, NY — June 23, 2021 – This July, AMC Networks’ targeted streaming services will bring viewers an extensive catalogue of compelling dramas, fan-favorite franchises, highly-anticipated films and timely collections on AMC+, Acorn TV, ALLBLK, IFC Films Unlimited, Shudder and Sundance Now.

Highlights from across the suite of services include (in alphabetical and chronological order):

On ACORN TV:

Jack Irish (Acorn TV Exclusive)
Final Season Premieres Monday, July 12

Emmy® Award-winner Guy Pearce (Mare of Easttown) reprises his iconic role as Jack Irish, a former criminal lawyer, part-time debt collector and private investigator with a penchant for getting wrapped up in things he shouldn’t. The explosive final season delves deep into Jack’s past, questioning everything he thought he knew about his life and bringing him face-to-face with an antagonist more personal and destructive than he has ever encountered. Joining Pearce in this final journey are the series’ veteran stars Marta Dusseldorp (A Place to Call Home), Roy Billing (The End), Aaron Pedersen (Mystery Road) and Shane Jacobson (Guardians of the Tomb).

The Heart Guy (Acorn TV Exclusive)
Season 5 Premieres Monday, July 26

From Oscar®-nominated writer Tony McNamara (The Great, The Favourite), this heartwarming Australian medical dramedy returns for a fifth and final season. Former city heart surgeon Hugh Knight (Rodger Corser) seems to have finally settled into his bad-boy local doctor role in sleepy Whyhope, while the town is reeling from a temporary hospital closure and the local mining industry on its knees. With everyone looking to Hugh to save the day, even he wonders if he can step up and fight for his hometown.

Outlier (Acorn TV Exclusive)
Premieres Monday, July 19

A young girl is found killed at a camping resort and aspiring criminal psychologist Maja Angell (Hanne Mathisen Haga) believes that the police have arrested the wrong man. She’s not able to convince the police of that. Can she find the murderer before he strikes again? Acorn TV’s latest Scandi noir drama centers on the hunt for what turns out to be a serial killer. *Foreign Language, Norwegian with English subtitles

On ALLBLK:

Beyond the Pole (ALLBLK and WE tv Original)
Season 2 Premieres Monday, June 7

Atlanta’s hottest dancers transition from working in the club to life Beyond the Pole. Friendships are tested, finances are strapped, but together these ladies hustle to move Beyond the Pole.

TS Madison Experience
Premieres every Thursday beginning July 1

TS Madison is a loud, brash & outrageous social media star with a huge following of adoring fans from her hilarious online shows, most notably, The Queens Supreme Court. Now she turns her sights to her next goal- to be the first black, trans woman to host a mainstream talk show. With a circle of friends that consists of a ragtag team, her mother, Ms. Mary, and her BFF reality star Tiffany “New York” Pollard, Madison is ready to go next level in this unscripted drama. Produced by World of Wonder.

On AMC+:

Archenemy
Film Premieres Thursday, July 1

From RLJE Films, Archenemy is a superhero action film starring Joe Manganiello (True Blood, Magic Mike) as Max Fist, a man who claims to be a hero from another dimension who fell through time and space and lost his superpowers when he landed on earth. No one believes his stories except for a local teen named Hamster. Today, Max and Hamster take to the streets to wipe out the local drug syndicate and its vicious crime boss, The Manager. **Premieres as part of AMC+’s Comic-Con package

The Beast Must Die (AMC+ Original)
New Series Premieres Mondays Beginning July 5

The gripping six-part revenge thriller stars BAFTA Award-winning actor Jared Harris (Chernobyl, Mad Men) and Cush Jumbo OBE (The Good Wife, The Good Fight). After learning the police investigation into the fatal hit and run of her young son Martie has been dropped, Frances Cairnes (Jumbo) takes matters into her own hands.

The North Water (AMC+ Original)
World Premiere Beginning Thursday, July 15

Five-part drama The North Water stars BAFTA-winner Jack O’Connell (Unbroken, Godless), Golden Globe®-winning actor Colin Farrell (In Bruges, True Detective), and SAG Award-winner Stephen Graham (Line of Duty, Boardwalk Empire), in this haunting, immersive drama based on the critically acclaimed, best-selling novel by Ian McGuire, and adapted and directed by Andrew Haigh (45 Years, Looking). Set in the ice floes of the Arctic in the late 1850s, the series tells the story of Patrick Sumner (O’Connell), a disgraced ex-army surgeon who signs up as the ship’s doctor on a whaling expedition to the Arctic. But the ferocity of the elements is matched by the violence of his crew mates, particularly Henry Drax (Farrell), a harpooner and distinctly brutal force of nature. The North Water was made by See-Saw Films for the BBC.

The Walking Dead: Origins (AMC+ Exclusive)
Premieres Every Thursday Beginning July 15

As fans gear up for the highly anticipated new season of The Walking Dead, AMC+ is offering an in-depth exploration of some of the series’ most celebrated characters with a series of specials, each charting the story of the zombie apocalypse from the point of view of a single character. Spotlighting Daryl Dixon (Norman Reedus), Carol Peletier (Melissa McBride), Maggie Rhee (Lauren Cohan) and Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan), each episode features new interviews and narrations from the actors that portray these iconic characters, interwoven with clips from the most pivotal moments of their journeys so far. Each episode will also feature an exclusive sneak peek of season 11. **Premieres as part of Comic-Con on AMC+ package

The Walking Dead: Origins lineup is as follows:

Daryl’s Story – Premieres Thursday, July 15
Maggie’s Story – Premieres Thursday, July 22
Negan’s Story – Premieres Thursday, July 29
Carol’s Story – Premieres Thursday, August 5
Ultra City Smiths (AMC+ Original)
First Two Episodes Premiere Thursday, July 22 with Subsequent Episodes Debuting Every Thursday

Ultra City Smiths unfolds via stop-motion animated baby dolls repurposed as a grown-up cast of characters. From AMC Studios and created by Steve Conrad (Patriot, Perpetual Grace) and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios (Robot Chicken), the series hinges on an investigation into the mysterious disappearance of fictional metropolis Ultra City’s most famous magnate, Carpenter K. Smith (Kurtwood Smith, That 70’s Show). Two intrepid detectives, David Mills (Jimmi Simpson, Westworld), and Gail Johnson (Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Dolemite Is My Name), follow the case, rallying to fight against their city’s dangerous corruption, at a high cost to themselves and their families, all in pursuit of a gentler place to call home. The series stars Kristen Bell (The Good Place), Dax Shepard (Parenthood), John C. Reilly (Moonbase 8), Alia Shawkat (Search Party), Tim Meadows (Schooled), Luis Guzmán (Shameless), Melissa Villaseñor (Saturday Night Live), Terry O’Quinn (Lost), Debra Winger (Terms of Endearment), Bebe Neuwirth (Chicago), and Jason Mantzoukas (Big Mouth). **Premieres as part of Comic-Con on AMC+ package

On IFC FILMS UNLIMITED:

Ode to Joy (IFC Films Unlimited Exclusive)
Premieres Wednesday, July 7

How does a man who is – literally – paralyzed by happiness find love? Thanks to a condition called cataplexy – a rare disorder that causes him to lose control of his muscles whenever he is overcome by strong emotion, particularly joy – Brooklyn librarian Charlie (Martin Freeman) has learned to carefully edit all delight triggering people, places, and events out of his life.

The Kid With A Bike (IFC Films Unlimited Exclusive)
Premieres Wednesday, July 7

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at Cannes Film Festival and a Golden Globe nominee for Best Foreign Language Film, the deeply moving film by the Dardenne brothers (L’enfant, Rosetta) delves into the emotional life of troubled 11-year-old Cyril (Thomas Doret). When his father abandons him, Cyril obsessively searches for his bicycle – placing his last bit of hope in this symbol of their relationship.

I Trapped The Devil
Premieres Wednesday, July 28

Christmas is supposed to be a time for peace and joyful family reunions. But when Matt (AJ Bowen) and his wife Karen (Susan Burke) show up unannounced at the home of his estranged brother Steve (Scott Poythress) to celebrate the holidays, they’re instead greeted with a horrifying surprise: trapped in the basement is a man – but not just any man. Scott believes his hostage is the devil.

On SHUDDER:

The Boy Behind the Door (Shudder Original Film)
Premieres Thursday, July 29

A night of unimaginable terror awaits twelve-year-old Bobby (Lonnie Chavis) and his best friend, Kevin (Ezra Dewey), when they are abducted on their way home from school. Managing to escape his confines, Bobby navigates the dark halls, praying his presence goes unnoticed as he avoids his captor at every turn. With no means of calling for help and miles of dark country in every direction, Bobby embarks on a rescue mission, determined to get himself and Kevin out alive… or die trying.

Son (Shudder Original Film)
Premieres Thursday, July 8

After a mysterious group breaks into Laura’s home and attempts to abduct her eight-year-old son, David, the two of them flee town in search of safety. But soon after the failed kidnapping, David becomes extremely ill, suffering from increasing psychosis and convulsions. Following her maternal instincts, Laura commits unspeakable acts to keep him alive, but soon she must decide how far she is willing to go to save her son. Starring Emile Hirsch, Andi Matichak and Luke David Blumm.

Kandisha (A Shudder Original Film)
Premieres Thursday, July 22

It is summer break and best friends Amélie, Bintou and Morjana hang together with other neighborhood teens. Nightly, they have fun sharing scary stories and urban legends. But when Amélie is assaulted by her ex, she remembers the story of Kandisha, a powerful and vengeful demon. Afraid and upset, Amélie summons her. The next day, her ex is found dead. The legend is true and now Kandisha is on a killing spree— and it’s up to the three girls to break the curse. Directed by Inside and Livid duo Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo. Starring Mathilde Lamusse, Samarcande Saadi and Suzy Bemba.

On SUNDANCE NOW:

Motherland (Sundance Now Exclusive)
Season 3 Full Series Binge Premieres Thursday, July 8

Britain’s favorite gang of moms (and dad) is back for a third season of the comedy series Motherland, navigating the pitfalls of middle-class parenting and the complicated politics of the school gates. Its star-studded cast features Anna Maxwell-Martin, Lucy Punch, Paul Ready, Tanya Moodie and special guest star Joanna Lumley.

The Wine Show
Full Season Binges Premiere Every Thursday, Beginning July 15

This series is the perfect mix of travel, food, friendship and wine as actors Matthew Goode (A Discovery of Witches), Matthew Rhys (The Americans), James Purefoy (Rome) and Dominic West (The Affair) celebrate this fascinating drink. Set in beautiful surroundings across Europe’s wine regions, we go on a journey to discover the stories and history behind the popular beverage. The show’s resident wine experts also travel the globe visiting amazing places, sampling some of the world’s best wines and meeting some of the greatest chefs working today. *Also streaming on Acorn TV

The Wine Show Season Binges are as follows:

Season 1 – Premieres Thursday, July 15
Season 2 – Premieres Thursday, July 22
Season 3 – Premieres Thursday, July 29 **EXCLUSIVE US PREMIERE**

About AMC Networks:

AMC Networks is a global entertainment company known for its popular and critically-acclaimed content. Its portfolio of brands includes AMC, BBC AMERICA (operated through a joint venture with BBC Studios), IFC, SundanceTV, WE tv, IFC Films, and a number of fast-growing streaming services, including the AMC+ premium streaming bundle, Acorn TV, Shudder, Sundance Now and ALLBLK. AMC Studios, the Company’s in-house studio, production and distribution operation, is behind award-winning owned series and franchises, including The Walking Dead, the highest-rated series in cable history. The Company also operates AMC Networks International, its international programming business, and 25/7 Media, its production services business.



EMMY®-WINNER GUY PEARCE RETURNS IN THIRD AND FINAL SEASON OF JACK IRISH





EMMY®-WINNER GUY PEARCE RETURNS IN THIRD AND FINAL SEASON OF ACORN TV’s HIT AUSTRALIAN NOIR THRILLER, JACK IRISH, ON MONDAY, JULY 12
NEW TRAILER NOW AVAILABLE

“Terrific noir with a sense of humor about itself” – The New York Times

“Enormously engaging viewing” – The Washington Post

Emmy® Award-winner Guy Pearce (Mare of Easttown, Iron Man 3, Mildred Pierce) reprises his iconic role for the last time as Jack Irish, a former criminal lawyer, part-time debt collector and private investigator with a penchant for getting wrapped up in things he shouldn’t. The final season of the award-winning Australian noir thriller, titled Jack Irish: Hell Bent (Season 3), premieres exclusively in the U.S. on Monday, July 12 on Acorn TV, AMC Networks’ acclaimed streamer devoted to British and international television. New episodes will premiere weekly every Monday through August 2.

This explosive, four-episode season of Jack Irish delves deep into Jack’s past, questioning everything he thought he knew about his life and bringing him face-to-face with an antagonist more personal and destructive than he has ever encountered. Jack’s long-suppressed trauma of witnessing the brutal and random murder of wife Isabel by former client Wayne Milovich – which launched the first Jack Irish installment, Bad Debts (2012) – rears its ugly head when Jack discovers there was more to those fateful events all those years ago.

Joining Pearce are Jack’s trusty cohorts from earlier seasons and the preceding telemovies: Marta Dusseldorp (A Place to Call Home, Janet King) as journalist and former girlfriend Linda Hillier, Roy Billing (The End) as horse racing aficionado Harry Strang, Aaron Pedersen (Mystery Road) as Harry’s trusted off-sider Cam Delray, Kate Atkinson (Wentworth) as IT guru Simone and Shane Jacobson (Guardians of the Tomb) as old-school homicide detective Barry Tregear. This series is inspired by the acclaimed crime novels of the late Peter Temple.

Jack Irish has won various Australian awards and received multiple nominations from the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) and Logie Awards. Both Seasons 1 and 2, as well as the three preceding movies, are now streaming on Acorn TV.

Series Credits

Jack Irish is an Easy Tiger Production for ABC in association with Film Victoria. Producers: Ian Collie, Matt Cameron and Jo Rooney. Executive Producers: Rob Gibson and Andrew Knight. ABC Executive Producers: Brett Sleigh and Sally Riley. The series is distributed internationally by DCD Rights.

The writers of Jack Irish are Matt Cameron (Sunshine, Secret City), Andrew Knight (Rake, Hacksaw Ridge), Andrew Anastasios (The Water Diviner, Wentworth), and Alli Parker (Secret Bridesmaids’ Business, Miss Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries). The director of all four episodes is Greg McLean (The Gloaming, Wolf Creek). The series creators are Cameron, Knight and Anastasios.

Episode Synopses

Episode 1 (July 12) – After the execution-style death of an off-duty cop, Barry calls in a favor with Jack, leading him on the path to uncovering a buried truth about his murdered wife.

Director: Greg McLean, Writer: Matt Cameron, Producers: Ian Collie, Matt Cameron

Episode 2 (July 19) – As the body count rises, Jack seeks help from Linda, the pair of them working together to dig deeper into what Barry knew about Isabel’s death.

Director: Greg McLean, Writers: Andrew Anastasios, Alli Parker, Producers: Ian Collie, Matt Cameron

Episode 3 (July 26) – The countdown to payday begins as Jack hunts down Barry’s killer but, as the truth begins to come out, Jack’s world is turned upside down.

Director: Greg McLean, Writer: Matt Cameron, Producers: Ian Collie, Matt Cameron

Episode 4 (August 2) – As the Great White payday approaches, more people come into the line of fire and Jack must lay to rest the ghosts of the past or risk losing everything all over again.

Director: Greg McLean, Writer: Andrew Knight, Producers: Ian Collie, Matt Cameron

About Acorn TV

Called a “glorious streaming service… an essential must-have” (The Hollywood Reporter) and “Netflix for the Anglophile” (NPR), AMC Networks’ Acorn TV is North America’s largest streaming service specializing in British and international television. Acorn TV adds exclusive new programs every week with a deep library of mysteries, dramas, and comedies with no commercials. In 2021, Acorn TV features several commissioned original series including the second season of Miss Fisher spinoff Ms. Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries, British crime drama Whitstable Pearl, Kiwi romantic comedy Under the Vines and British detective drama Dalgliesh starring Bertie Carvel, as well as Irish crime thriller Bloodlands starring James Nesbitt and co-executive produced by Jed Mercurio, the return of New Zealand detective series My Life Is Murder starring Lucy Lawless, popular Canadian period drama Murdoch Mysteries, and a growing catalog of popular bingeable dramas that include A Place to Call Home, Detectorists, Jack Irish and Foyle’s War. Recent Acorn TV Original series include Deadwater Fell starring David Tennant and Cush Jumbo, highly-rated BBC One drama The Nest; and groundbreaking BBC One period drama A Suitable Boy from Mira Nair. Upcoming Acorn TV Original UK detective series in 2022 include Harry Wild starring Jane Seymour, The Chelsea Detective starring Adrian Scarborough and Signora Volpe starring Emilia Fox. Acorn TV offers a free 7-day trial and thereafter is just $5.99/month or $59.99/year.