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Beauty and the Beast: 1987 - Ron Perlman

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#1 of 4 ScottBrooks



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Posted July 25 2004 - 05:46 AM

I don't know about anyone else but I thought this was a good show back in the 80's. Anyone think it will ever come to DVD??

#2 of 4 Amy Mormino

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Posted July 26 2004 - 02:19 AM

I don't see requests for this show too often, unfortunately, so I don't see much hope for its release. Its one of the very few sci-fi/fantasy TV shows that were designed for a largely female audience. I'd love to see it on DVD, as I watched it regularly as a kid. I can't think of a better time for its release than now, as Ron Perlman has found some well-deserved cinema success with Hellboy.

#3 of 4 Craig S

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Posted July 26 2004 - 06:04 AM

I'm really surprised this hasn't shown up yet. Most cult show do really well on DVD. Does anyone know who owns the rights??

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#4 of 4 MattHR



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Posted July 26 2004 - 11:08 AM

I believe Republic Pictures produced the show. I know they released several episodes on VHS and LD in the early 90's on their own label. I believe most of Republic's properties are now handled by Lion's Gate/Artisan.

This is a show that Anchor Bay would serve well on DVD, if they were to get the rights.