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'Scandal' Season 3 DVD Review: A Wild Season, An Average Set

September 25th, 2014 2:08pm EDT
'Scandal' Season 3 DVD Review: A Wild Season, An Average Set
As we eagerly await the return of ABC's Beltway potboiler Scandal tonight, ABC/Disney's home video arm has released Scandal: The Complete Third Season on DVD. We've taken a look inside the multi-disc set to let you know if Gladiators will be thrilled or underwhelmed by the home video version of Olivia Pope and Associates' most recent campaign.

(SPOILER ALERT - This DVD review contains discussion of the third season of Scandal. If you're not aware of the season's major plot twists and don't want to be spoiled, skip this review.)

The third season of Scandal was when the show really went for...
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Check Out 'The 100: The Complete First Season,' Now On DVD, Blu-ray & More

September 25th, 2014 5:32am EDT
Check Out 'The 100: The Complete First Season,' Now On DVD, Blu-
In "The 100," only 400 humans from12 international space stations survive nuclear armageddon that nearly destroys civilization.

After 97 years, three generations are born in space. Resources are precious for the now 4,000 people living on the Ark. In an environment where capital punishment and population control are the norm, the Ark's leaders secretly exile a group of 100 juvenile prisoners to the Earth's surface to determine if it's habitable.

Among the 100 exiles are Clarke, the smart teenage daughter of the Ark’s chief medical officer; Wells, son of the Ark’s Chancellor; the daredevi...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Spartacus - The Complete Series'

September 23rd, 2014 8:20am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Spartacus - The Complete Series'
Ready to don sword and sandals for four seasons of hi-def glory? Then follow us as we dissect the new to Blu-ray thirty-nine episode set "Spartacus - The Complete Set" available now from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment. We review the streets of Rome and beyond!

Title: "Spartacus - The Complete Series"

Grade: 4

Cast: Andy Whitfield, John Hannah, Liam McIntyre

Director: Various

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 2173 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchorbayent.com

"SPARTACUS: BLOOD AND SAND"

Grade: 4

The Show: Taking quite a large step forward...
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Check Out 'Key & Peel: Season 3' On DVD & Blu-ray Sept. 23

September 21st, 2014 5:28am EDT
Key & Peele
Sketch masters Key and Peele are back on Blu-ray and DVD with the third season of their popular Comedy Central series.

The duo brings their honest, unvarnished and hilarious take on pop culture, race and society. Sketches include returning favorites (substitute teacher!) to new material (paintboobs!)

Season three guests include: NBA All-Star Ron Artest, and actors Jack McBrayer, Jason Schwartzman, Keke Palmer, Colin Hanks and Gabriel Iglesias.

Bonus features include the Van and Mike Show, a super episode with the best from seasons 1 and 2, and outtakes.

The series, which won a Peabody a...
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Check Out 'Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.' The Complete First Season, Now On DVD & Blu-ray

September 10th, 2014 5:27am EDT
Marvel
Clark Gregg reprises his role as Agent Phil Coulson from Marvel’s feature films as he puts together a small, highly select group of agents from the law-enforcement organization known as S.H.I.E.L.D.

Together the team investigates the new, the strange, and the unknown across the globe, protecting the ordinary from the extraordinary.

Coulson’s team consists of Agent Grant Ward (Brett Dalton), highly trained in combat and espionage, Agent Melinda May (Ming-Na Wen) expert pilot and martial artist, Agent Leo Fitz (Iain De Caestecker); brilliant engineer and Agent Jemma Simmons (Elizabeth Henst...
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Check Out 'The Originals' Season One, Now On Blu-ray, DVD & More

September 2nd, 2014 5:58am EDT
Check Out 'The Originals' Season One, Now On Blu-ray, DVD & More
A thousand years ago, the original vampire family pledged to remain together forever. But centuries have passed, the bonds of family have broken, and the members are torn apart.

When original vampire-werewolf hybrid Klaus Mikaelson (Joseph Morgan) receives a mysterious tip that a plot is brewing against him in the French Quarter of New Orleans, he returns to the city his family helped build.

He finds out that his diabolical former protege and vampire Marcel (Charles Michael Davis) has taken control over the city's human and supernatural inhabitants.

Klaus' brother Elijah (Daniel Gillies)...
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Check Out 'Revolution: The Complete Second Season' On DVD Aug. 19

August 17th, 2014 5:15am EDT
Check Out 'Revolution: The Complete Second Season' On DVD Aug. 1
"Revolution" centers on a world where all technology, including computers, planes, phones and lights, is extinquished suddenly and without warning.

The series begins 15 years later, where life is back to what it once was long before the industrial revolution.

Both paramilitary groups and freedom fighters inhabit the post-apolyptic society, struggling to survive.

The series centers on a young woman named Charlie Matheson, who with a band of rebels, including her her mother and estranged Uncle Miles, try to overthrow the Militia who rule the land.

Billy Burke, Tracy Spiridakos, and Gianc...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Twin Peaks – The Entire Mystery' A Five-Star Must For Fans

July 29th, 2014 10:30am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Twin Peaks – The Entire Mystery' A Five-Star Mu
The day has come that all "Twin Peaks," coffee, cherry pie and Michael J. Anderson dancing in the red room fans have been waiting for – the arrival of the 10-disc Blu-ray set "Twin Peaks – The Entire Mystery...And The Missing Pieces" is here. (Out today July 29 from Paramount / CBS Home Entertainment) So the big question right off the bat is does this set finally put all others to rest (including the previously decent Definitive Gold Box DVD Edition!) while exceeding expectations and thus warrant the purchase of a Blu-ray set in the day and age of digital downloads? The answer - you betc...
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Check Out 'Prisoners Of War: Season One' On DVD July 8

July 6th, 2014 6:16am EDT
Prisoners of War
"Prisoners of War: Season One" includes all 10 episodes from the first season, interviews with the cast and creator Gideon Raff, and episode commentaries with Raff and director of photography Itai Neeman.

The series is the original Israeli drama upon which Showtime’s "Homeland" was based.

"Prisoners of War" follows the story of three Israeli soldiers held captive for 17 years and the lives they return to after being released. Having become national icons, they not only have to rebuild their personal relationships, but reintegrate into the community.

As the soldiers struggle to reconne...
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Check Out 'Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Sixth Season' & 'Chain Of Command' On Blu-ray June 24

June 23rd, 2014 7:02am EDT
Check Out 'Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Sixth Season' &
"Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Sixth Season Blu-Ray" and "Star Trek: The Next Generation - Chain Of Command" arrive on Blu-ray on June 24 from CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution.

"Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Sixth Season" Blu-ray includes all 26 episodes of the penultimate season, remastered into spectacular high-definition. Fans can dive into the sixth season of the series with a brand new, three-part documentary Beyond the Five Year Mission The Evolution of Star Trek: The Next Generation featuring fascinating interviews with cast and crew. Plu...
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