TV on DVD New Releases September 8, 2009
September 8, 2009 TV on DVD Releases
Welcome to the September 8, 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 within the genre.
Animated TV Show Releases
Alvin and the Chipmunks Go to the Movies: Star Wreck - This release includes episodes from the Alvin and the Chipmunks Go to the Movies series including the episode that parodies Star Trek. This episode has been released before, but the other two episodes on it are new to DVD.
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Very First Alvin Show - This release is the first time the pilot/first episode of Alvin and the Chipmunks is being released on VHS or DVD. It also includes two bonus episodes.
Charlie & Lola Volume 9: What Can I Wear for Halloween? - This release is a two disc set.
Inspector Gadget: The Go Go Gadget Collection
Little Einsteins: Fire Truck Rocket's Blastoff: This release is a new Little Einsteins adventure. The play modes include two interactive mission modes (one geared towards kids ages 2 to 3 and one geared towards ages 4 to 6).
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Mickey's Adventures in Wonderland - This release is an all new full length movie inspired by Disney's Alice in Wonderland with the characters of Playhouse Disney's Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. This release also has two interactive play modes. It also has a bonus episode "Goofy Goes Goofy," which I think is premiering on DVD before television.
Red Garden: The Complete Series Box Set & OVA - This release is a four disc set of the show's complete series.
Thomas & Friends: Hero of the Rails: This release is a Thomas & Friends movie.
Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!: Wubbzy Goes Boo - This release is a Halloween themed release of Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! There are five episodes on this release.
Zorro: Generation Z Volume 3 - This release is a one disc set.
Comedy TV on DVD Releases
Groucho Marx Collection: You Bet Your Life - This release is a two disc release with 30 episodes.
Important Things with Demetri Martin: Season One - This release is of the first season of the Comedy Central show.
Mr. Belvedere: Season 3 - This release is a four disc set with the 22 episodes in the third season of Mr. Belvedere.
The Office: Season 5 - This release is a 5 disc set. The fifth season of The Office has 26 episodes. The bonus features include commentaries, webisodes, and deleted scenes. This release is also being released in Blu-Ray format.
One Foot in the Grave: The Complete Series - This release is a 12 disc set of the show's complete series.
One Foot in the Grave: The 1996 and 1997 Christmas Specials - This release is a one disc release of the two Christmas special episodes.
Worst Week: The Complete Series - This release is a two disc set of the shows one and only season.
Parks and Recreation: Season One - This release is a one disc set of the 6 episodes in show's first season.
Documentary and Reality TV Shows Releases
60 Minutes: Remembering Don Hewitt - This release is a 45 minutes episode of 60 Minutes. This episode is about Don Hewitt, who is considered the founding father of broadcast news and created 60 Minutes.
Dog the Bounty Hunter: To Seize and Protect - This release is a of the fifth season of the A&E show. This season has 8 episodes.
MTV's Nitro Circus: Season One - This release is a two disc set with the 12 episodes in the show's first season. The special features include over 25 minutes of bonus stunts.
Drama TV Show Releases
Criminal Minds: The Complete Fourth Season - This release is a seven disc set.
Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story - This release is of the TNT television movie.
Goosebumps: Attack of the Jack-O-Lanterns - This release is a simple one disc release.
Goosebumps: The Headless Ghost - This release is a one disc release with a run time of about 60 minutes.
Harper's Island: The DVD Edition - This release is a four disc set.
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency - This release is a three disc set of the mini series based on the books by Alexander McCall Smith.
True Jackson, VP: Season One Volume One - This release is a release of the first part of the show's first season. It is a two disc set.
Science Fiction TV Show Releases
Fringe: The Complete First Season - This release is a seven disc set. The special features include 3 audio commentaries, featurettes, unaired scenes, and gag reel. This release is also being released in Blu-Ray format.