TV on DVD New Releases Augsut 18, 2009
August 18, 2009 TV on DVD Releases
Welcome to the Augsut 18, 2009 edition of TV on DVD Releases. Below are this week's releases of television shows in DVD format. They are organized by genre and then alphabetically with the genre.
Animated TV Shows on DVD
Chavo Animado: Season 1 - This release is of a Spanish language animated show. This is a three disc set of the show's first season.
Gunslinger Girl: II Teatrino The Complete Series - This release is a two disc set of the anime show's complete series.
Pahappahooey Island: What About Me!? - This release is an one disc set with two episodes of the Pahappahooey Island show for kids.
The Smurfs: Smurfy Tales - This release is a one disc set with just a few episodes of the show. Not exactly worth it if you already own complete sets of the show, but I guess worth it as a cheaper way to see if your kids will like the Smurfs.
Total Drama Island: The Complete Series - This release is a four disc set of the show's complete series/season. The show has 28 episodes.
Comedy TV Shows on DVD
The Diary of a Nobody - This release is British Comedy.
Everybody Hates Chris: The Final Season - This release is contains the 22 episodes in the show's final/fourth season.
Greek: Chapter 3 - This release is a 3 disc set of first half of the show's third season. The third chapter/half-season of the show has 10 episodes.
iCarly: Season 2 Volume 1 - This release is a two disc set of the first half of the Nickelodeon show's second season.
Simon & Simon: Season 3 - This release is a 6 disc set containing all 23 episodes in the third season of Simon & Simon.
The Simpsons: The Complete Twelth Season - This release is a four disc set. It includes the 21 episodes of the show's twelth season along with a lot of bonus features including audio commentaries, deleted scenes, featurettes, and Easter Eggs. There is a regular versio of this release along with a limited edition Comic Book Guy Head Packaging version.
Drama TV Shows on DVD
The Beast: Season One - This release is of the first and only season of the short lived show that aired earlier this year on A&E. This season has 13 episodes.
Cracker: The Complete Series - This release is a four disc set with the 16 episodes of the ABC show based on a British show of the same name.
Dexter: The Complete Third Season - This releases is a four disc set of the third season of show that airs on Showtime. This season has 12 episodes. This season is being released also on Blu-Ray format on the same day.
Dirty Sexy Money: The Complete and Final Second Season - This release is a 3 disc set. The second season has 13 episodes.
Eli Stone: The Complete Second Season - This release is a three disc set with the 13 episodes in the series second season.
Gossip Girl: The Complete Second Season - This release is a seven disc set containing all 25 episodes in the second season of the CW's Gossip Girl.
The Helen West Casebook - This release is a 3 disc set of three feature length dramas based on the suspense novels by Frances Fyfield.
Sons of Anarchy: Season One - This release is a 4 disc set. It includes the 13 episodes from the first season. It also has over 40 minutes of unaired scenes and a bonus featurette called Head out on the Highway: The Making of Sons of Anarchy Season 1. This season is being released also on Blu-Ray format on the same day.
Documentary and Reality TV Shows on DVD
Ghost Adventures: Season One - This release is a two disc set. It includes the 8 episodes in the show's first season. The ghost adventures in this season take place in Moundsville, West Virginia; Wilder, Kentucky; North Adams, Massachusetts; West Palm Beach, Florida; Birmingham, Alabama; Northern New Jersey; Edinburgh, Scotland; and Boise, Idaho.
Man vs. Wild: Season Three - This release is a three disc set of Man vs. Wild's third season. This season has 12 episodes.
National Geographic: National Parks Collection - This release is a 7 disc set featuring National Geographic National Park documentaries.
National Geographic: National Parks Collection - Death Valley - This release only has the Death Valley National Park documentary. It does include a 3D interactive map, though.
National Geographic: National Parks Collection - Hidden Hawaii - This release has the Hidden Hawaii National Park documentary.
One Way Out - This release features the show about art of escape. It includes 8 episodes.
Science Fiction TV Shows on DVD
Wyvern - This release is of a SciFi Channel made for television science fiction movie about a glacier releasing a prehistoric wigned creature in Alaska when it melts.
Western TV Shows on DVD
TV Classic Westerns - This release is a four disc set of class TV Westerns. It features over 15 hours of shows and includes 30 classic shows. The footage includes never before aired episodes and one of a kind pilot episodes.