Mill Creek Entertainment expanded its May release slate this past week with more “Six Packs,” a quartet of “Mega Sets” and more, much more!!!
Beginning with the first street date Tuesday of the month, May 6, we find three new double-disc “Six Packs” — that’s six movies spread over two discs and priced at just $14.98 each.
Raunchy Party 6 Pack delivers Fired Up (Nicholas D'Agosto and Eric Christian Olsen skip football camp to become “cheerleaders” … no girls at football camp!!!), Puff, Puff, Pass (title says it all), National Lampoon's Pucked (Jon Bon Jovi organizes an all-woman hockey team!), Bachelor Party Vegas (Kal Penn sets up a bachelor party in Las Vegas for a friend … things quickly get out of control), Bottoms Up (Jason Mewes goes Hollywood and hooks up with none other than Paris Hilton) and Wieners (hilarious road trip in a Wienermobile).
'80s Teen Dramas brings film fans a six-pack that includes The Legend of Billie Jean (Helen Slater, Keith Gordon and Christian Slater star in this 1985 cult classic), Blame it on the Night (1984, with Nick Mancuso as rock star with new teenage son) Fresh Horses (1988, with Molly Ringwald and Andrew McCarthy from Pretty In Pink reunited in an unlikely love affair), Fast Forward (teen dance drama directed by Sidney Poitier), Little Nikita (1988, River Phoenix stars in this Cold War espionage thriller) and Immediate Family (1989, Glenn Close, James Woods, Mary Stuart Masterson and Kevin Dillon star in this two-couple adoption drama).
Rounding-out the May 6 “Six Pack” selections is Sun-Soaked 6 Pack: Beach Bodies, which features Hardbodies (1984, with Michael Rapport, Gary Wood and Sorrells Pickard as divorcées looking for some beach action), Private Resort (1985, Johnny Depp on the prowl for girls at a luxury Florida resort), Side Out (1990, C. Thomas Howell and Peter Horton on the beach playing volleyball … and more) Calendar Girl (1993, Jason Priestley stars as a teen on a Hollywood roadtrip to meet Marilyn Monroe) Spring Break (1983, David Knell and Perry Lang head to Fort Lauderdale during spring break is period classic) and lastly, Lovelines (1984, Greg Bradford and Mary Beth Evans star in this Valley meets Malibu tale).
Also on May 6 are two Mega-Movie sets — 100 films spread over 24 discs at priced at just 45 cents each!!! Selections here are promotionally titled 100 Awesomely Cheesy Movies (which includes everything from Joe Namath starring in C.C. & Company to Elizabeth Taylor in the 1974 drama, The Driver’s Seat) and 100 Treasures of Tinseltown (an amazing selection of 100 films from the 1940s and 1950s … including A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court, Meet John Doe and Outpost in Morocco).
For a complete listing of all 100 films in each Mega-Movie collection just head on over to Mill Creek Entertainment’s web site at Mill Creek Entertainment.
Timed for both Father’s Day and Memorial Day promotions are the May 13 collectible selections from Mill Creek … these are: Secrets of War: Weapons of War and Secrets of War: The Cold War (both of these SKUs feature ten episodes on two discs) and there is also the three-disc collection of True War Stories, which features the complete 39 episodes from the series (20 years in the making).
May 20 is the street-date home to two more Mega-Sets, this time the subject is TV Westerns. Titled Western TV Heroes, Volume One and Western TV Heroes, Volume Two, each SKU features 300 — THAT’S RIGHT, 300!!! — classic Western TV series episodes priced at just 15 cents each!
If you can name your favorite Western TV series … it is likely included here! Again, head on over to http://www.millcreekent.com for a complete listing of all of the selections in each of these Mega Sets.
Rounding-out the DVD product offerings on May 20 are the six-disc set of American the Beautiful (a marvelous collection from the National Parks Exploration Series), a six-disc profile of six presidents in Commanders-In-Chief, Facts of Life: Season One and Inside the Criminal Mind (30 documentary-like profiles spread over six discs).
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