1. I

    British TV shows from the 1960s on Network DVD

    Network DVD here in the UK has just started a paid streaming system featuring old 1960s shows from our ABC Channel. This week they have announced some titles will be available on DVD as well. These programmes were made in monochrome and are excellent. Sadly I don't know how available they...
  2. Garysb

    Disney Complete Animation 57 disc set 5 still DVD only

    I believe there was an earlier thread about an earlier 55 disc set which I couldn't find. This one adds Frozen 2 and Ralph Breaks The Internet. https://www.zavvi.com/blu-ray/disney-classics-complete-57-disc-collection/12693684.html The boxset contains an 80-page book ‘A Celebration Of The Walt...
  3. rmw650

    Just found out Head of the Class Season 2 will be out on DVD on 10/27/2020...details below.

    Just found out from Bill Hunt's Digital Bits website that Season 2 of the ABC comedy Head of the Class will be coming out on that format on 10/27/2020. Cover art below Another source to confirm the...
  4. JamesSmith

    2020 4th quarter DVD releases?

    Dear Guys, it's been one of the roughest years in humanity's history, but sometimes we have to put our best foot or guess forward. By somebody's grace, we are still getting movies and tv shows out on DVD. Bonanza season 11 is coming out in October. I do like trying to guess what might be...
  5. Ronald Epstein

    Press Release Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Releases Programming from HBO on Digital and DVD in August 2020

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Releases Programming from HBO on Digital and DVD in August 2020 Burbank, CA (July 30, 2020) -- Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will release a selection of leading titles from HBO’s distinguished programming catalog. Offerings include...
  6. PODER


    Curious as to whether and when we might expect the filming of HAMILTON, currently showing on Disney, to have a DVD and/or Blu-Ray release. Does anyone with an ear to the ground have an answer?
  7. crowe-t

    WTB: Mister ED The Complete Series DVD set

    I'm in the US and looking for the Mister ED The Complete Series DVD box set. I've recently had no luck with one from E-Bay. It turned out to be a bootleg set. If anyone has one for sale can you confirm it's genuine(Copy Protected/dual layer). Thanks. Michael.
  8. rmw650

    Head of the Class is finally seeing a DVD release with Season 1 coming out on 6/9/2020...details below.

    Just spotted this news from Bill Hun'ts The Digital Bits site and it proclaims the following pertaining to the sitcome Head of the Class, which is going to be making its DVD debut with Season 1 coming out on 6/9/2020...no cover art available as of yet... "In announcement news today, Warner has...
  9. Kyrsten Brad

    Here’s a Switch. DVD And Blu-ray Player sales on the rise.

    Well chalk this one up to COVID-19. Sales of players on the rise for once. Twenty seven percent rise. Oh and streaming devices also on the rise: https://www.mediaplaynews.com/npd-dvd-and-blu-ray-player-sales-jump-in-pandemic/
  10. T

    Petticoat Junction-Remaining Series on DVD?

    I just read on Wikipedia(of course not always known for having correct or accurate information) that the remaining series of Petticoat Junction, which would include all 7 seasons, is going to be released on DVD sometime later this year by CBS Television Distribution. It mentions this under the...
  11. N

    Yamaha rxv385 not detecting dvd

    First time posting, need help. I've bought a Yamaha rxv385, tried to connect samsung dvd with hdmi and just get the connection indicator blinking and nothing happens, I have it in the correct bd/dvd port. My pay tv box is detected and works ok. Do u have to change settings somewhere. The dvd...
  12. John*Wells

    Throwback Tech on DVD TV shows

    Whats the thing you notice the most about Classic TV on DVD That is minimal today? For me its the communications tech. Hardline Telephones or a CB Radio
  13. W

    The Cyberlink dvd ultra 20 software blu- ray player

    I don't know if this is the right vlog to talk about this since this is software 3d, the 3d section only limits to blu ray disk and titles and reviews. There is no software section on this forum, but, Cyberlink .com for years put out the CyberLink 13 up to 19 blu ray software player always...
  14. N

    Last Man Standing Seasons 1-4 DVD

    Bought Last Man Standing Seasons 1-4. All the Discs are 4.35GB. 8 episodes on 1 disc should be on a dual layer DVD. Can someone put their known retail purchased copy in a DVD drive and confirm theirs is a dual layer please? TIA
  15. Harry-N

    Paths Of Glory - on DVD

    I'm going to try asking this here, but I'm not sure I'll get an answer. This is a quite puzzling situation. I've been a Kubrick fan for years, but never got a chance to see PATHS OF GLORY or own it in any home video format. It's not included in the several Kubrick sets I've owned. So it...
  16. C

    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...
  17. Robin9


    I know this forum has many fans of B feature Westerns and this announcement should please them: https://www.classicflix.com/products/the-complete-hal-roach-streamliners-collection-volume-2-the-westerns-classicflix-silver-series If anyone buys this set, I'd be pleased to hear about the picture...
  18. Keith I

    Hawaii Five-0: Season 9 DVD Episodes Switched

    On the Season 9 set of the new series, the last two episodes were switched but the titles in the menu were not. So the season finale was placed as the second-to-last episode. I noticed a few reviews on Amazon that mentioned this. I contacted Paramount via their social media and did not get any...
  19. C

    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...
  20. Rick Thompson

    Praise for CBS TV on DVD

    Having gone through a pair of new CBS releases (Bull and Blue Bloods), I have to put in a good word for how CBS handles menus. You get their quick logo, followed by the piracy warning and right to the episode list. No fuss, no feathers, no wading through previews of long-gone movies or promos of...
  21. A

    Getting audio out of TV speakers from non-HDMI inputs on Sony STR-DN1000 Receiver

    Hi friends! I've been setting up my partner's theater system for her new house, and am having some trouble with the audio from her DVD player. Setup is as follows: TV: -Phillips 55" 4K TV 55PFL5402 Receiver: -Sony STR-DN1000 Receiver (HDMI out goes to the TV's HDMI 1 ARC) Inputs: -Fire...
  22. B

    Question about Bluebeard DVD releases

    Hi there, Apologies if this has already been answered, but I have the Edgar G. Ulmer Collection DVD release of Bluebeard (the one that has the Bluebeard Revealed featurette). I just read that there was a Roan DVD release (the Black and Blue Collection) of Bluebeard, Black Dragons and The Black...
  23. C

    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...
  24. C

    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...
  25. Rob_Ray

    Laurel and Hardy Restorations Coming to Blu Ray and DVD

    Randy Skretvedt, the author of "Laurel and Hardy: The Magic Behind the Movies" posted this on his Facebook page yesterday: "Whew! At last I can post something about this beautiful, wonderful project that I and others have been working on since October 2018. The films are ASTONISHING. You...
  26. Greg Lovern

    Disney's "Make Mine Music" DVD plays zoomed

    I have a Sanyo FW65R70F TV and a Sony BDP-S360 blu-ray player. When I play Disney's 1946 "Make Mine Music" DVD ("Gold Collection", 2000), it plays zoomed so that it fills the 16:9 screen side to side, and the top and bottom of the picture is cut off. This problem doesn't happen with other 4:3...
  27. Kanny Daye

    Life With Judy Garland: Me And My Shadows (2001) - any chances of a proper Blu-Ray or DVD release?

    I wonder if with the arrival of the new Renée Zellweger Judy Garland biopic in theatres there are any chances for a proper re-release on Blu-Ray or DVD of the stunning 2001 Garland biopic "Life With Judy Garland: Me And My Shadows" with Judy Davis and Tammy Blanchard from the Miramax catalog in...
  28. Robert Harris

    A Few Words About A few words about...™ The Curse of Oak Island - in DVD

    The Curse of Oak Island is an interesting series, from the History Channel, the first six seasons of which have been released as a boxed set by Lionsgate. Philosophically, it's my kind of series, joining two brothers who have invested with a group to take financial control of an island off Nova...
  29. Neil Middlemiss

    Interview Exclusive HTF Interview: Writer, Director, Composer Tim Janis (Buttons: A Christmas Tale)

    Tim Janis, successful and prolific composer and recording artist, has worked with legends of the recording industry, including Paul McCartney and Billy Joel. In 2018 he embarked on his first directorial feature, a sweet holiday story following the fates of two orphan girls. Featuring a strong...
  30. Greg Lovern

    DVD upscaling to 4K

    How is your DVD upscaling to 4K? I just got a Sanyo FW65R70F, and I'm viewing disks from an old Sony BDP-S360. Upscaling from blu-ray looks great, but upscaling from DVD, though in places impressive for 24x upscaling, is sometimes swimming in artifacts. I tried setting the blu-ray player to...