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#1 of 8 OFFLINE   marcSo

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Posted February 27 2007 - 02:31 AM

With universal releasing season 2 of the hardy boys after 2 years since season 1.Maybe there is hope for season 2 of Adam 12 and Dragnet.Posted Image

#2 of 8 OFFLINE   Bob Hug

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Posted February 27 2007 - 03:09 AM

Jack Webb produced shows are among my “most wanted” and I’m pleased that “Emergency!” has made it to season 3 so far. But both Dragnet ’67 and season 1 of Adam-12 were plagued with quality control issues that may have hurt sales on these titles and, consequently, Universal may have concerns about further season releases. The good news is that Universal seems to have corrected some of the QC issues (I had no problems with “freezing” on season 2 of Emergency! and season 3 of Emergency! is single-sided . . . no problems to date). Perhaps, they’ll rethink these two titles. Also, it’s always possible that Universal might license both of these shows to an independent, especially now that they have licensed both “McHale’s Navy” and “Ironside” to Shout! Factory. Incidentally, I’d also love to see an official release (non-public domain) of the original black & white version of Dragnet.

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Posted February 27 2007 - 04:45 AM

I havent bought them because I they havent released anything further... I dont want to get into a good TV program like Kojak and find out there are no more releases planned

#4 of 8 OFFLINE   Jeff Willis

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Posted February 27 2007 - 04:51 AM

Bob, I'm with you. I want Adam-12 S2 bad. Who knows about Universal's release timetables? The TV/DVD business is about as unpredictable as DVD-18's Posted Image

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#5 of 8 OFFLINE   70sTVlover

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Posted February 27 2007 - 04:56 AM

There's a long list of what I want from Universal...

#6 of 8 OFFLINE   Jeff Willis

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Posted February 27 2007 - 05:00 AM

Ditto on that, Nick. I'd bet that goes for a lot of us here. One thing about collecting TV/DVD's....it ain't boring (waiting for, trying to outguess release schedules).

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#7 of 8 OFFLINE   70sTVlover

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Posted February 27 2007 - 05:10 AM

Yup that is so true, looks like you're in for a long wait if you want shows like me, e.g McCloud, McMillan and wife... I dont think they'll be released which really is a huge shame. Although it really is great when you read it on tvshowsondvd that something you've been waiting for has come out.. I love that

#8 of 8 OFFLINE   Bob Hug

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Posted February 27 2007 - 05:10 AM

Good one, Jeff!




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