* Death in Paradise – Season 10 (BBC)
$39.98 SRP DVD
—–Celebrate your tenth year on the BBC’s stunning Caribbean island of Saint-Marie (Guadalupe) with more murders, mayhem, and marvelous guests. Will the surprise return of DS Florence Cassell (Joséphine Jobert) help allergic DI Neville Parker (Ralf Little, The Royle Family) adjust to island life? Other visitors – former DIs Richard Poole and Jack Mooney, and DS Camille Bordey – help the team unravel who poisoned an archaeologist, harpooned the host of a stag party, strangled a TV star, and stole the body of a lottery winner. JP tries to train an unruly new officer while anticipating the birth of twins, and Neville enters a crab-cooking competition. What a paradise! All 8 episodes. 7 1⁄2 hours on 2 Discs; SDH.
* Cagney & Lacey – The Complete Collection: 40th Anniversary Limited Edition (VEI)
$34.99 SRP DVD
—–Groundbreaking 14 Emmy award-winning television police drama starring Sharon Gless and Tyne Daly as two female cops in serious portrayals of a tough profession. With contrasting personalities, each has a different perspective on both personal and professional situations. As the two tough women faced the challenges and triumphs as real women, not victims, they amassed a huge and loyal fan base. Includes all 7 Seasons + the Pilot + the 4 TV Movies: The Return, Together Again, View Through The Glass Ceiling, True Convictions.
NOTE: a version of this was available in the past, but had been discontinued; VEI is making it available again for customers who may have missed it
COMING ON 8/24:
* The Jim Gaffigan Show – Season 2 (ViacomCBS)
$24.99 SRP DVD MOD
EXTRAS: Inside the Episode: The Calling; Inside the Episode: The Trial; Inside the Episode: Ugly; Inside the Episode: The List; Inside the Episode: No Good Deed, Pt. 1; Inside the Episode: No Good Feed, Pt. 3; Inside the Episode: He Said She Said; Inside the Episode: My Brother’s Keeper; Inside the Episode: Jim At The Museum; Inside the Episode: Bosom Buddies; Inside the Episode: The Mike Gaffigan Show; Food Truck; Yoga
—–The single-camera series is inspired by Jim Gaffigan’s real life, exploring one man’s struggle in New York City to find a balance between fatherhood, stand-up comedy and an insatiable appetite. Ashley Williams (How I Met Your Mother) co-stars in The Jim Gaffigan Show as Jim’s wife, and cult comedy favorites Adam Goldberg (Fargo) and Michael Ian Black (Ed) also star as Jim’s best friend and his wife’s meddling confidante, respectively. 2-disc set.
COMING ON 9/14:
* Mare of Easttown – The Complete Limited Series (HBO/Warner)
$24.99 SRP Blu-ray MOD
—–As her life crumbles around her, a small-town Pennsylvania detective Mare Sheehan (Kate Winslet) investigates a local murder. The series explores the dark side of a close community, and provides an authentic examination of how family and past tragedies can define our present. Also stars Julianne Nicholson, Jean Smart, Evan Peters, Guy Pearce, Angourie Rice, David Denman, Neal Huff, Cailee Spaeny, and John Douglas Thompson. Single-disc title.
NOTE: this title was announced on DVD format, for the same street date (and non-MOD), as part of our Roundup dated July 2nd
* Agatha Raisin – Limited Edition Halloween Pop-Up Collectible (RLJ/Acorn)
$24.99 SRP DVD
—–When Agatha launches her new detective agency, James suggests they investigate a legendary haunted house to drum up business. Single-disc title.
COMING ON 9/21:
* Back – Series 2 (BBC Archives)
$24.99 SRP DVD MOD
—–After a lengthy spell in a wellness centre, Stephen returns to his provincial pub, refreshed and re-energised. Thankfully Andrew, the formerly-prodigal foster brother, has been managing affairs. But despite Stephen being back it’s not all plain sailing. Stephen’s sister Cass, resenting her mum’s relationship with young boyfriend Julian, packs up and leaves home. Blunt and uncompromising Uncle Geoff gets married and ‘re-greens’ his farm. Then the opening of a spectacular rival pub threatens the very future of the family business. Single-disc title.
COMING ON 10/19:
* Land Girls – The Complete Collection (PBS)
$59.99 SRP DVD
—–Follow the lives, loves, highs, and lows of members of the Women’s Land Army working at the Hoxley Estate during World War II. As men fought on the battlefields, women from all walks of life worked the farms that fed the nation, doing their part to keep the home front running. 6-disc set.
COMING ON 11/2:
* The Loud House – Season 3, Volume 2: Cooked (Nickelodeon/ViacomCBS)
$12.99 SRP DVD
—–The Loud kids promise to help their Dad come up with ideas for the grand opening of his new restaurant, Lynn’s Table. But their lack of teamwork and their crazy plans lead to a nightmare in the kitchen. Plus: Luna hopes to win a songwriting contest, Lori and Bobby try to bring their big families together for Thanksgiving…and so much more!
* Star Trek: Discovery – Seasons 1-3 (ViacomCBS)
$97.99 SRP DVD; $132.99 SRP Blu-ray
EXTRAS: First 3 seasons of the hit franchise in one ultimate collection, plus over 6 hours of special features!
—–SEASON 1: Welcome to STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Season One, an odyssey that unfolds a decade before the era of Star Trek: The Original Series. Sonequa Martin-Green stars as Michael Burnham, formerly one of Starfleets’s most respected first officers…and now its first mutineer. A human raised as a Vulcan, Burnham learned early that “all life is born from chaos.” Her defiance of a direct order resulted in an all-out war with the Klingon Empire, and she was sentenced to life in prison – until Captain Gabriel Lorca (Jason Isaacs) recruits her aboard the U.S.S. Discovery. Joining her on this dramatic, epic journey are Captain Lorca, First Officer Saru (Doug Jones), Chief of Security Ash Tyler (Shazad Latif), Chief Engineer Paul Stamets (Anthony Rapp), and Cadet Sylvia Tilly (Mary Wiseman). Together, their powers of logic, science, and compassion will meld on their quest for victory, survival and ultimately, peace in the universe. SEASON 2: After answering a distress signal from the U.S.S. Enterprise, the U.S.S. Discovery welcomes aboard Captain Christopher Pike (Anson Mount), and begins a new mission to investigate the meaning behind seven mysterious red signals. Michael Burnham grapples with her past growing up on Vulcan with her foster parents, and her brother Spock (Ethan Peck). SEASON 3: After following Commander Michael Burnham into a wormhole, the U.S.S. Discovery lands in an unrecognizable world 1,000 years in the future. With Starfleet and the Federation on the brink of collapse, due to a catastrophic event known as The Burn, the Discovery crew = with the help of new and mysterious allies Book (David Ajala) and Adira (Blu del Barrio) – must uncover what caused The Burn, and restore hope to the galaxy.
* Yellowstone – Season 1: Special Edition (ViacomCBS)
$29.99 SRP DVD; $39.99 SRP Blu-ray
EXTRAS: Special Edition packaging also includes a collectible Dutton Ranch decal!
—–From the brilliant creative mind of Taylor Sheridan (Hell or High Water and Sicario), and starring Academy Award Winner Kevin Costner, Yellowstone revolves around the Dutton family, led by John Dutton (Costner), who controls the largest ranch in the U.S. that is under constant attack by those it borders: land developers, an Indian reservation, and America’s first National Park. This is a world where land grabs make developers billions, and politicians are bought and sold by the world’s largest oil and lumber corporations. It is the best and worst of America, seen through the eyes of a family that represents both. The impressive cast also includes Wes Bentley, Kelly Reilly, Luke Grimes, Cole Hauser, Kelsey Asbille, Danny Huston, Gil Birmingham, Brecken Merrill, Jefferson White, and many more.
* Yellowstone – Season 2: Special Edition (ViacomCBS)
$29.99 SRP DVD; $39.99 SRP Blu-ray
EXTRAS: This season’s DVD and Blu-ray releases give you some of the most exclusive Yellowstone content out there, with an incredible vault of bonus features such as extended episodes, on-set footage, a 30-minute behind-the-scenes journey, AND an array of candid interviews from cast and crew. Special Edition packaging also includes a collectible Dutton Ranch decal!
—– Determined to protect his ranch and his family’s legacy by any means necessary, John Dutton (Kevin Costner) turns up the heat in the most epic season of Yellowstone yet. As the violence escalates and alliances shift, the ranch experiences some of its most dangerous affairs yet. Don’t miss out on a second of this wild second season.
* Yellowstone – Season 3: Special Edition (ViacomCBS)
$29.99 SRP DVD; $39.99 SRP Blu-ray
EXTRAS: Go all in on this season with extended content and bonus features, including making-of featurettes, behind the scenes clips, never-before-seen interviews with cast and crew, and much more. Special Edition packaging also includes a collectible Dutton Ranch decal!
—–In the most explosive season of Yellowstone yet, John Dutton (Kevin Costner, two-time Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Emmy winner) and his family must protect their land from new and old enemies, lead by Wall Street maverick Roarke (Josh Holloway). Threatened by betrayals, bad blood, and lucrative business deals, the Duttons form unexpected alliances and confront dangerous measures to safeguard their legacy.
COMING ON 11/9:
* Legends Of Tomorrow – The Complete 6th Season (Warner)
$24.98 SRP DVD; $29.98 SRP Blu-ray
EXTRAS: Digital Copy (Blu-ray Disc only)
—–Co-captains of the time-ship Waverider Sara Lance (Caity Lotz) and Ava Sharpe (Jes Macallan) have dealt with monsters, time anomalies, and most recently, villains from Hell. But this season they face something even more challenging and bizarre: space aliens! After one of their own is abducted by a ruthless alien, this new mission becomes personal. Fighting against aliens in the timeline while also working to bring back their missing teammate, it will take more than the combined powers of a dark magician, John Constantine (Matt Ryan); a semi-reformed arsonist and Waverider O.G., Mick Rory (Dominic Purcell); a historian who transforms into steel, Nate Heywood (Nick Zano); a fresh-out-of-Hell Astra Logue (Olivia Swann); and a brother-sister air-totem-wielding duo, Zara Tarazi (Tala Ashe) and Behrad Tarazi (Shayan Sobhian) to save the world (and beyond) for a sixth time. They must recruit a new Legend, a gun-totin’ Texan named Spooner (Lisseth Chavez), who was abducted by aliens when she was a child, and imbued with powers that will help the team defeat their intergalactic foes. Either that, or she’s just crazy.
COMING ON 11/23:
* Night Gallery – Season 1 (Kino-Lorber)
NOTE: this title is not available for pre-order as of this writing
EXTRAS: NEW Audio Commentary for the PILOT by Screenwriter/Historian Gary Gerani; NEW Audio Commentary for THE DEAD MAN/THE HOUSEKEEPER by Night Gallery Authors/Historians Jim Benson and Scott Skelton; NEW Audio Commentary for ROOM WITH A VIEW/THE LITTLE BLACK BAG/THE NATURE OF THE ENEMY by Night Gallery Authors/Historians Jim Benson and Scott Skelton; NEW Audio Commentary for THE HOUSE/CERTAIN SHADOWS ON THE WALL by Film Historian Tim Lucas; NEW Audio Commentary for THE HOUSE/CERTAIN SHADOWS ON THE WALL by Author/Historian Amanda Reyes; NEW Audio Commentary for MAKE ME LAUGH/CLEAN KILLS AND OTHER TROPHIES by Filmmaker/Historian Constantine Nasr and Night Gallery Book Publisher Taylor L. White; NEW Audio Commentary for PAMELA’S VOICE/LONE SURVIVOR/THE DOLL by Novelist/Critic Kim Newman and Writer/Editor Stephen Jones; NEW Audio Commentary for THEY’RE TEARING DOWN TIM RILEY’S BAR/THE LAST LAUREL by Film Historian Craig Beam; THE SYNDICATION CONUNDRUM: A Look at the Show’s Troubled Second Life in Reruns – A NEW Featurette by Film Historian Craig Beam; Episode Guide Insert Booklet
—–Prepare for the chill of a lifetime as the master of suspense, Rod Serling (The Twilight Zone), hosts every spine-tingling episode from the complete first season of Night Gallery. Thrill to stories performed by Hollywood greats, including Joan Crawford, Ossie Davis, Larry Hagman, Diane Keaton, Roddy McDowall, Burgess Meredith, and Agnes Moorehead, and directed by cinematic masters like Steven Spielberg (Jaws) in this unforgettable series – available for the first time in HD, from 2K scans of the interpositives! Night Gallery: Season 1 also features top notch direction by acclaimed filmmakers Daryl Duke (The Silent Partner), Boris Sagal (The Omega Man), Barry Shear (Across 110th Street), Jeannot Szwarc (Jaws 2), Don Taylor (The Island of Dr. Moreau), with wonderful performances by John Astin, Diane Baker, Martine Beswick, Tom Bosley, Jack Cassidy, Godfrey Cambridge, Bert Convy, Phyllis Diller, Louis Hayward, George Macready, Raymond Massey, Joanna Pettet, John Randolph, Barry Sullivan, Torin Thatcher, William Windom, & many others. 2-Hour Pilot and six Season 1 episodes.
NOTE: in comments on their Facebook page asking about a Complete Series set, Kino-Lorber responds, “Season 2 and 3 are coming out separately in 2022. These restorations are not just expensive, but take lots of time to complete.”
DATE NOT YET ANNOUNCED:
* Call the Midwife – Season 10 (BBC)
$39.99 SRP DVD
—–It’s 1966, and it’s a testing time for the midwives. But there’s excitement, too, as the women’s rights movement intensifies. Interesting challenges lie ahead for Nonnatus House, as well as great celebrations when England wins the World Cup.
NOTE: attached cover art has not yet been finalized, and could be subject to change