Resurrection – The Complete First Season (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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Resurrection – The Complete First Season (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

Resurrection – The Complete First Season  (2014 – ABC Home Video) On March 9th, 2014, ABC premiered Resurrection, a drama-filled hour that has turned out some interesting and intriguingly good television on Sunday nights at 9:00.  Based on the book The Returned by Jason Mott, the producers have taken an unlikely subject that the average … Continue reading

Jersey Shore- Season Two Uncensored (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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Jersey Shore- Season Two Uncensored (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

Jersey Shore Season Two Uncensored (Paramount Home Video-2010) That sound you hear is not your brain cells slowly shriveling, nor is it your soul dying just a little bit.  No, it is merely the return of Jersey Shore. Not that the second season of Jersey Shore actually takes place in New Jersey.  This time out your JS posse is flown down to a … Continue reading

Hot in Cleveland – Season One (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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Hot in Cleveland – Season One (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

Hot in Cleveland Season One (Paramount Home Video-2010) TV Land as a cable network was created as a home for classic television series from the past.  Spawned from the surprising success of Nick at Nite, TV Land became a full-time haven for shows like All in the Family, I Love Lucy, The Ed Sullivan Show, M*A*S*H, … Continue reading

Baseball – The Tenth Inning (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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Baseball – The Tenth Inning (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

Baseball: The Tenth Inning Top of the Tenth (1992-1999)/Bottom of the Tenth (1999-2009) (PBS/Paramount Home Video-2010) In the early 1990s, documentarian Ken Burns became a PBS sensation through his acclaimed documentary series on The Civil War.  As the follow-up, he decided that he wanted to look back at something even more American than the war of the states. In … Continue reading

Batman: The Brave and the Bold (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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Batman: The Brave and the Bold (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

Batman: The Brave and the Bold Season One, Part One (Warner Brothers Home Video-2010) Very few fictional characters have had the long and constant run that Batman has.  Ever since his creation in 1939 by comic artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger, the caped crusader has been the subject of comic books, movies, serials, live-action … Continue reading

The Closer – The Complete Fifth Season (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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The Closer – The Complete Fifth Season (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

The Closer The Complete Fifth Season (Warner Bros. Home Video-2010) Cable television has become a nurturing destination for respected film actresses who have never quite found the stardom they perhaps deserved.  Much like in the cases of Glenn Close (Damages), Mary McCormack (In Plain Sight) and Holly Hunter (State of Grace), Kyra Sedgwick’s has rejuvenated … Continue reading

Hiya, Kids!! A ’50s Saturday Morning (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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Hiya, Kids!! A ’50s Saturday Morning (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

Hiya, Kids!! A ’50s Saturday Morning (Shout! Factory-2008) A little song. A little dance. A little seltzer down your pants. This DVD takes you to those wonderful bygone days when marketers first got wet for the impressionable 1.3 bazillion baby boomers under age ten. You can just hear the “ka-ching” in every candy bar and … Continue reading

Father Knows Best – Season One (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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Father Knows Best – Season One (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

Father Knows Best Season One (1954) (Shout! Factory-2008) A fresh look at Father Knows Best does nothing to answer that chicken-or-the-egg dilemma which has haunted us for over a half century: was family life in the 1950s really this stable, or did television devise a set of standards for happy living so impossible to attain that it could … Continue reading

Get Smart – The Complete Series (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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Get Smart – The Complete Series (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

Get Smart The Complete Series (1965-1970) (HBO/Time-Life-2007) Okay, I have to admit it.  I cheated a little.  Whenever I review DVD box sets, I make it a rule to watch every single episode in the package.  Usually I try to sit through all of the extras as well. Unfortunately, as much as I have been … Continue reading

The Hardy Boys / Nancy Drew Mysteries – Season One (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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The Hardy Boys / Nancy Drew Mysteries – Season One (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

The Hardy Boys / Nancy Drew Mysteries Season One (1977) (Universal Home Video-2005) The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries was a short-lived ABC series about three chicks solving crimes in a world that resembles a studio back lot and there is nothing to Google. Despite their feather-haired cuteness, trouble just seems to find them. In almost every … Continue reading