Paramount Home Media Distribution continues to expand its late summer array of home entertainment product offerings with a surge of new listings destined for retail during the first two weeks of September.
With August booked wall-to-wall with such fan favorites as Californication: The Seventh Season (Aug. 5), The Good Wife: The Fifth Season (Aug. 19), NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigation Service - Season Eleven (also on Aug. 19) and both Criminal Minds: The Complete Ninth Season and Elementary: The Second Season (both streeting on Aug. 26), the studio had to start moving into the post-Labor Day period for the wave of TV-on-DVD releases.
The festivities kick off on Sept. 2 with Bonanza: The Official Seventh Season, Volume One (a four-disc set) and Bonanza: The Official Seventh Season, Volume Two (this one is a five-disc collection).
On Sept. 9 Tom Selleck and Donnie Wahlberg return as the New York City police family, the Reagans, in Blue Bloods: The Fourth Season (six discs). On the same date, Sept. 9, the Carringtons bid farewell to their fans with Dynasty: The Final Season, Volume One and Dynasty: The Final Season, Volume Two (both SKUs are three-disc sets).
Three more volumes (double-features each) of Raymond Burr’s Perry Mason television series feature-length cases are also slated for delivery to retail on Sept. 9. Included here are Perry Mason Movie Collection Double Feature #4, which teams The Case of the Scandalous Scoundrel with The Case of the Avenging Ace; Perry Mason Movie Collection Double Feature #5 — double-billed are The Case of the Lady In The Lake and The Case of the Lethal Lesson — and finally, Perry Mason Movie Collection Double Feature #6, which finds The Case of the Musical Murder paired with The Case of the All-Star Assassin.
Not done yet! On the kidvid front the next DVD edition from the Let’s Learn series, Let’s Learn: Patterns and Shapes is also on the release calendar for delivery on Sept. 9. Dora, Boots, Team Umizoomi and more animated friends from Nickelodeon’s popular children’s franchises are on hand to present learning lessons related to patterns and shapes (other DVD releases in the series include: Let’s Learn: 1,2,3s, Let’s Learn: A,B,Cs and Let’s Learn: Colors).
A double-disc collection of SpongeBob SquarePants: Halloween - 5 Spooky Sea Tales (with bonus adventures) is also on the Sept. 9 release calendar, as is the Farrelly Brother’s 1996 comedy, Kingpin, starring Woody Harrelson and Randy Quaid — DVD and Blu-ray SKUs will be available.
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