More from Sony in October
Here is a round-up of what Sony Pictures Home Entertainment have planned on Region 1 DVD for the rest of the month that we haven’t already covered elsewhere…
14th October 2008
Icons of Horror: Hammer Films - $24.96 SRP – This two-disc collection features 4 creepy classics - The Two Faces of Dr. Jekyll, Scream of Fear, The Gorgon and The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb. Digitally remastered, the films are presented in anamorphic widescreen (a mix of 1.66:1 and 2.35:1) with English Mono audio and English subtitles. The only extras are the original theatrical trailers.
Quark: The Complete Series - $19.94 SRP - A spoof of science fiction films and TV series, these are the adventures of Adam Quark, captain of a United Galactic Sanitation Patrol ship. A single-disc holds all eight episodes presented in 1.33:1 Full Screen with English Mono audio. The only extras are bonus “minisodes” for other SPHE TV series.
The Partridge Family Season 3 - $29.95 SRP - Laurie's in love. Danny's in trouble. Shirley's in debt. And Keith is flunking sex education! Season 3 of The Partridge Family is spread across three-discs presented in Full Screen with English Mono audio. The only extras are bonus “minisodes” for other SPHE TV series.
Rules of Engagement Season 2 - $29.95 SRP – The second season of this comedy of marital bliss and fantasies of the perfect mate is spread across two-discs with episodes presented in anamorphic widescreen with English DD5.1 Surround audio. The only extras are bonus “minisodes” for other SPHE TV series.
21st October 2008
Blood+: Volume 3 - $24.96 SRP – The third volume in this anime series features 5 episodes (11-15) on a single-disc presented in Full Screen with English and Japanese Stereo sound and English, French and Korean subtitles. There are no extras.
The Lazarus Project - $24.96 SRP - A former criminal is drawn into a criminal endeavour and subsequently finds himself living an inexplicable new life working at a psychiatric facility. The film is presented in 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen with English and French DD5.1 Surround audio and subtitle options. The only extra is some deleted scenes.
Linewatch - $24.96 SRP - Cuba Gooding, Jr. stars as a Border Patrol Officer in the New Mexico desert with a secret past that is about to catch up with him. The film is presented in 2.40:1 anamorphic widescreen with English, Spanish, Portuguese and Thai DD5.1 Surround and French DD2.0 Surround audio. Subtitles are available in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean and Thai. The only extra is a featurette – Crossing Borders: The Making of Linewatch.
28th October 2008
Good Times: The Complete Series - $59.95 SRP - A spin-off of Maude, which was itself a spin-off of All In The Family, Good Times first aired in February 1974. All six-seasons are included as part of this 17-disc set with episodes presented in Full Screen with English Mono audio.
NewsRadio: The Complete Series - $59.95 SRP – All five-seasons are included as part of this 12-disc set with episodes presented in Full Screen with English Stereo sound and Portuguese subtitles. All extras from the previous releases are also included.
Sanford and Son: The Complete Series - $59.95 SRP – All six-seasons are included as part of this 17-disc set with episodes presented in Full Screen with English Mono audio.