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    The Ropers and Three's a Crowd

    I remain hopeful these two spin-offs of Three's Company will be given separate DVD releases. I know two episodes of The Ropers are included in the present Three's Company syndicated package: the first series premiere "Moving On" (March 13, 1979) and the season 2 premiere "The Party" (September...
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    DVD Sets with Multi-Part Stories...

    What do you think regarding DVDs of season sets that have part one of a multi-part story arc ending one disc, and the second or third part starting another? For example: Mission: Impossible - The Complete Third Season (1968-1969). Part 1 of the two-part story arc "The Bunker" is the last...
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    Perry Mason DVD Sets - Closing Theme Music Versions?

    For those of you that own Perry Mason on DVD, could any of you please find out which season 5-9 episodes keep their respective original broadcast closings? The reason I am asking is because many of the season 5-9 episodes (especially the season 5-7 episodes - those with the split closing...
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    DVD Sets You Would Like to See Redone?

    Are there any DVD sets you would like to see re-done, for example, to correct poor picture quality? One of my solutions would be to re-arrange the episodes included in each set in an order that respects the picture quality and also the original time length of the pilot episode (the pilot...
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    Universal Television Logos on DVD?

    Does anybody know what DVDs of material Universal Television produced -- whether released through Universal Studios Home Entertainment or sublicensed to Mill Creek or Shout! Factory -- keep the original Universal Television logos intact? I read not all of them keep them, hence why I am asking...
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    How many episodes per disc, and discs per season set, on average?

    Does anybody really know, on average, how many episodes are included per disc, and in turn, how many discs are included in each season set? The way I look at it is like this... 12 90-minute episodes per season set, on 4 discs (3 episodes per disc) Calculation: 75 min. (avg. run time less...
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    The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang...

    For those of you who received your copies of both The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang and Laverne & Shirley in the Army on DVD, please let me know what logos you found at the end... TV Land's reruns of season 1, episodes 4 and 5, respectively have two mistakes under the 1995 Paramount logo (which...
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    DVD9 - Industry Standard for TV on DVD?

    Is it true that most TV show releases on DVD use DVD9 discs? This would certainly be the case with shows like Star Trek (The Original Series) and Mission: Impossible, as there are at most four one-hour episodes per disc. There are some releases, though, that use the cheaper DVD5 discs (up to...
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    Hanna-Barbera Logos on DVD

    While most DVDs of Hanna-Barbera shows keep the right closing logos, a few have them get replaced with one of these two "All-Stars" logos (both of which were used from 1994-1997), depending on the genre of the series. For action/adventure series: For comedy series: Thus, I want to ask you...
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    DVD Disc Rot

    Does anyone know what kind of DVDs are more prone to this so-called "disc rot" than others? What I am talking about is what happens when a certain DVD you're playing skips on a certain episode, that is, doesn't play smoothly. Sometimes, a certain DVD may not play at all because of this...
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    VEI - What Classic TV Series Are They Working On This Year?

    Does anyone know what titles Visual Entertainment, Inc. are being worked on for release on DVD this year in the field of classic TV? Dan August was the last of these among them. But here's the list of what I would wish them to release this year: Barefoot in the Park (TV series, 1970) Funny...
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    The Bad News Bears (1979-80) - Episode Summaries

    http://badnewsbears.wikia.com/wiki/List_of_The_Bad_News_Bears_episodes I have been researching the archive related to my local newspaper (The Oregonian) regarding the summaries for every episode of The Bad News Bears. I know the Wiki entry for season 2 is not right about the two-part "Wedding...
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    Star Trek (TOS) S1 - Narration on First 2 Episodes

    I'd been told by John80220 that the first two episodes (in order of broadcast) of the first season of Star Trek (TOS), "The Man Trap" and "Charlie X," had a slightly different version of William Shatner's opening narration, which usually goes: "Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of...
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    The Bad News Bears (1979-80)

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07JMHJVYG/ref=od_aui_detailpages00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Here's what I bought on DVD last weekend, and which my copy has been recently shipped and on its way to me. There is but one review of this title so far (5 stars!), and the person that submitted the review says...
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    TV on DVD: DVD5, DVD9, DVD10, DVD18...

    Is it true that the following original DVD releases of such shows as Star Trek (The Original Series), Mission: Impossible, The Brady Bunch, Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, Taxi, Mork & Mindy and Cheers had used single-layer DVD5 and/or DVD9 discs? For example, I'd say The Brady Bunch and Happy...
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    Any VHS/DVD/Blu-Ray Combo Players?

    Are there any manufacturers which still make to this day any combination players that do DVD and Blu-Ray as well as VHS tapes? If yes, then who makes the best one in terms of reliability (least amount of problems related to it)? ~Ben
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    CBS MOD DVD for 2019?

    Here is a wish list of what I hope CBS DVD may release in 2019 through its MOD program... TV SHOWS Barefoot in the Park (1970)... also includes the 1982 HBO special of the same name Me and the Chimp (1972) Love Story (1973-74) Kate McShane (1975) Busting Loose (1977)/The Ted Knight Show (1978)...
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    Goodtime Girls (1980) Questions

    While we're all waiting on a DVD release of this 13-episode series, the other question I want to ask is this: is it true that the theme tune used on the pilot is "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree" before they changed it to "When Everyone Cared"? I even wonder if this was an unaired test version...
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    War of the Worlds (1988) Season 1 DVD?

    For those of you who own War of the Worlds (1988 TV series) season 1 (1988-1989) on DVD, is it true that all the episodes in the set would have ended this way? ... with the 1987-89 Paramount Television "CGI Mountain" logo. (this came from a PAL DVD, but I am asking all those of you here if the...
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    Paramount DVD Titles - 1.33:1 Ratio?

    I have a question: Do any Paramount theatrical releases on DVD exist with the TV aspect ratio of 4:3 (1.33:1)? Stuff like... Urban Cowboy (1980) Beverly Hills Cop (1984) D.A.R.Y.L. (1985) Top Gun (1986) Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987) The Untouchables (film)...
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    Paramount Television and VEI DVD... for 2018?

    Here are some Paramount Television titles that I'd like to see Visual Entertainment, Inc. release on DVD in 2018 and 2019, if CBS doesn't do so itself on MOD (manufacture on demand): TV SHOWS Barefoot in the Park (1970 TV series) (1970) Funny Face (1971-1972) / The Sandy Duncan Show (1972-1973)...
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    Concerns About VEI...

    I am concerned about the future of VEI, not only because of both The Immortal (which is due now for release) and Longstreet, but for the sake of the company altogether. I know on Facebook, fans of Viper (which has seen its release delayed numerous times, I think, because of Fiat Chrysler...
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    THE IMMORTAL (1970-1971) to hit DVD very soon!

    VEI have just put up a teaser video regarding the DVD release of THE IMMORTAL (1970-1971)! Like THE MAGICIAN (1973-1974) this was another short-lived series I remember watching on the old Sci-Fi Channel back in 1996. You know what this means? It means that the rare 1968 Paramount Television...
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    ZOOM (PBS) (1972-1978)

    As good as the ZOOM: Back to the '70s compilation DVD is, I do believe it would be neat if WGBH and PBS could get their act together and release all six seasons of the classic version (1972-78) of this children's series on DVD in their entirety. They previously released all six seasons of the...
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    Nero Wolfe (1981) Finally Coming to DVD!

    http://www.tvshowsondvd.com/news/Nero-Wolfe-The-Complete-Series/23266 The 1981 NBC version of Nero Wolfe, featuring William Conrad and Lee Horsley (and Thayer David on the 1977-produced/1979-aired ABC pilot) is finally becoming ready for release! Fingers crossed that VEI keeps the original...
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    Love, American Style Pilot

    If this doesn't belong in this thread, please move it to the appropriate one. Anyway, I watched the 90-minute cut (75 minutes less commercials) of Love, American Style today on Decades and these were the following segments included: "Love and a Couple of Couples" "Love and the Single Couple"...
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    WANTED: The Young Lawyers - Production Information

    With the DVD release of The Young Lawyers having been out there since last December, the time has now come for me to ask you: does anyone know about any production information regarding the 24 regular episodes that aired in the 1970-71 season? I know CTVA has only limited production information...
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    Best of the West DVD?

    I know CBS Home Entertainment hasn't provided an exact release date yet (remember it's an MOD through Amazon.com), but I hope that Best of the West on DVD will not meet the same fate as season 3 DVD set of The Adventures of Pete & Pete. Even if they do (which I know is certain), there is the...
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    When a TV Show on DVD is Compiled...

    What kind of DVD discs do such home media divisions use to put as many shows as possible without sacrificing the quality or original time length? As with VHS tapes, picture quality is reduced somewhat if many episodes are stuffed onto one disc if the wrong type is used. Typically, a DVD disc is...
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    Star Trek (TOS) Question

    Does anyone remember watching Star Trek (The Original Series), whether on NBC or in syndication from 1969-1984 and noticing whether or not the Desilu logo appeared on these two 1968-aired episodes: "The Gamesters of Triskelion" (1/5/1968) and "A Private Little War" (2/2/1968)? Production info...