Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Mill Creek Sets First Wave For Q1'13Mill Creek Sets First Wave For Q1'13
Leading the pack on Jan. 8 is the seven-disc, priced-to-own mid-90s TV sitcom teaming John Ritter with Markie Post (plus the likes of Billy Bob Thornton, Clark Duke and Ed Asner) in Hearts Afire: The Complete Series. All 54 episodes are included, plus the unaired bonus episode from the third season titled “The Outsider.”
Bonus goodies include a blooper reel and outtakes.
Also heading to market in the first group will be both DVD and Blu-ray editions of the seven-part documentary series titled Guns: The Evolution of Firearms. The series traces the history of firearms over a 400 year period with special emphasis on the weapons of the Civil War and World Wars I and II.
The double-disc DVD edition is priced at just $9.98, while the Blu-ray SKU carries the eye-popping pricing of just $14.98 (a major bargain for over four and half hours of high quality programming).
Also for history buffs on Jan. 8 is the 10-disc collection titled The Definitive Civil War Collection — 28 hours worth of programming for just $29.98 (and that’s before discounts at retail).
There will also be three-disc DVD editions of 3rd Rock from the Sun: The Complete Season Five and 3rd Rock from the Sun: The Complete Season Six, plus eight priced-to-own volumes of Baby First DVDs featured in the Jan. 8 release package, along with a three-disc collection (showcasing 23 episodes) of Fury: The Lost Episodes (starring Peter Graves).
Shifting to Jan. 15, we find the eight film, four-disc DVD collection titled Star-Studded Dramas, which showcases such films as All the Pretty Horses, The Squid and the Whale and Running with Scissors) … the SRP is just $19.98.
There are also two box sets streeting on Jan. 15 — Go West!: America’s Western Frontier (a five-disc collection) and WWII: America Joins the Fight (a seven-disc set).
For more information on these products (and more), please visit the company’s website at millcreekent.com
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