Special Features: 5 Disc DVD: UV Copy of Ext Edition. THE FILMMAKERS’ COMMENTARY Director/writer/producer Peter Jackson and writer/co—producer Philippa Boyens provide their Perspective and stories on creating the first film of The Hobbit. NEW ZEALAND: HOME OF MIDDLE—EARTH From Matamata to Queenstown, travel with Peter Jackson and his team across the stunning locations of New Zealand, transformed by the filmmakers into Middle—earth. THE APPENDICES PART 7 A LONG—EXPECTED JOURNEY: The Chronicles of The Hobbit A fourteen—part chronological history of the filming of An Unexpected Journey, covering pre—production in the various departments of the film in the months leading up to the start of principal photography, the boot camp training for the main cast, and the work done on set chronologically through the three shooting blocks and in the world of its digital effects. ? THE JOURNEY BACK TO MIDDLE—EARTH ? RIDDLES IN THE DARK- Gollum’s Cave ? AN UNEXPECTED PARTY- Bag End ? ROAST MUTTON-Trollshaws Forest ? BASTION OF THE GREENWOOD- Rhosgobel ? A SHORT REST- Rivendell and London ? OVER HILL- The Misty Mountains ? UNDER HILL-Goblin Town ? OUT OF THE FRYINGPAN.- The Forest Ledge ? RETURN TO HOBBITON- The Shire ? THE EPIC OF SCENE 88- Strath Taieri ? THE BATTLE OF MORIA- Azanulbizar ? EDGE OF THE WILDERLAND- Pick-ups and the Carrock ? HOME IS BEHIND, THE WORLD AHEAD ? CREDITS. THE APPENDICES PART 8 RETURN TO MIDDLE—EARTH. THE COMPANY OF THORIN Explores the characters and backgrounds of the five families of dwarves and the company of actors chosen to play Thorin’s company on the Quest of the Lonely Mountain. ? ASSEMBLING THEDWARVES ? THORIN, FILI & KILI ? BALIN & DWALIN ? OIN & GLOIN ? DORI, NORI & ORI ? BIFUR, BOFUR & BOMBUR. MR. BAGGINS: THE 14TH MEMBER A revealing look at the film’s charismatic and talented lead actor, Martin Freeman. DURIN’S FOLK: CREATING THE DWARVES Reveals the journey and process of designing, conceptualizing and physically realizing the dwarves in The Hobbit. THE PEOPLES AND DENIZENS OF MIDDLE—EARTH Focuses on the realization of new characters and creatures we encounter in Film 1, from casting to characterization to physical and digital design. Including the Stone Trolls; Radagast the Brown; the Great Goblin and his horde; and Azog the Defiler. ? THE STONE TROLLS ? RADAGAST THE BROWN ? GOBLINS ? AZOG THE DEFILER. REALMS OF THE THIRD AGE: FROM BAG END TO GOBLIN TOWN Follows the creation of the Middle—earth locations from conceptual design, to set and prop building to fully digital realities. Realms explored include Hobbiton, Rhosgobel, Rivendell, The Misty Mountains and Goblin Town. ? HOBBITON ? RHOSGOBEL ? RIVENDELL ? THE MISTY MOUNTAINS ? GOBLIN TOWN. THE SONGS OF THE HOBBIT A look at the realization of Tolkien’s songs in Film 1. “Includes Digital HD UltraVioletTM so you can enjoy the film on many different compatible devices. MUST ENTER REDEMPTION CODE BY 11/5/15 TO REDEEM DIGITAL HD ULTRAVIOLET OFFER. HIGH DEFINITION IS NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE ON ALL DEVICES. See “UltraViolet Details” section below for details. DOES NOT INCLUDE ITUNES FILE, BUT IS COMPATIBLE WITH IPHONE, iPHONE, iPAD, iPOD TOUCH AND MOST ANDROID DEVICES.” “MUST ENTER REDEMPTION CODE BY 11/5/15 TO REDEEM DIGITAL HD ULTRAVIOLET OFFER. HIGH DEFINITION IS NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE ON ALL DEVICES. See below for details regarding compatible devices. DOES NOT INCLUDE ITUNES FILE, BUT IS COMPATIBLE WITH IPHONE, iPHONE, iPAD, iPOD TOUCH AND MOST ANDROID DEVICES. Ultraviolet lets you build a digital collection so you can instantly stream and download your movies to compatible devices, including computers, tablets, smartphones, game consoles and IP-connected TVs and Blu-Ray players. This Digital HD Ultraviolet copy is a high definition digital copy of the main feature, but high definition may not currently be available on all devices. Ultimate display
It is ten years after an aging Batman has retired, and Gotham City has sunk deeper into decadence and lawlessness. Now, when his city needs him most, the Dark Knight returns in a blaze of glory. Joined by Carrie Kelly, a teenage female Robin, Batman takes to the streets to end the threat of the mutant gangs that have overrun the city. And after facing off against his two greatest enemies, the Joker and Two-Face, for the final time, Batman finds himself in mortal combat with his former ally, Superman, in a battle that only one of them will survive.Special Features: * DVD and BD: Frank Miller 70 minute piece exclusive to this collection only * DVD and BD: Cast and crew commentary created specifically for this release * DVD and BD: Includes all of EC from Batman The Dark Knight Returns Part 1 and Part 2 * BD: 4 exclusive collector cards with never before seen artwork
The adventures of a talking dog and his four human pals as they try to unravel the strange and haunted history of their hometown. The tone is comedic, but it will never lose the edge that our heroes are in some frightening situations. The stakes are real.
Includes: Shadows Over Chinatown, Docks of New Orleans, Shanghai Chest, and The Golden Eye.
In this charming film based on the popular L.Frank Baum novel, Dorothy and her dog Toto are caught in a tornado’s path and somehow end up in the land of Oz. Here she encounters some memorable friends and foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz who everyone says can help her return home and possibly grant her new friends their goals of a brain, heart and courage.
When Bruce Wayne receives the man of the year award, fellow billionaire Lex Luthor becomes jealous and decides to run for President. To create the atmosphere for his type of fear-based politics Lex recruits the Joker to perfect a Black LEGO Destructor Ray which wreaks havoc on Gotham. As Lex destroys Batman’s tech, Batman reluctantly turns to Superman for help.
Politicians are a breed of their own, striving to serve their country while their personal dramas play out under the media spotlight’s glare. Golden Glober award winner Sigourney Weaver stars as Elaine Barrish Hammond, a former first lady and current Secretary of State, who struggles to keep her family together as she deflects probing questions from prize-winning journalist Susan Berg (Carla Gugino). While resolving international crises alongside manipulative colleagues and strategizing her own Oval Office bid, Elaine must also cope with her brilliant ex-husband’s philandering exploits and her twin sons’ struggles with drugs and guilt. Watch this captivating First Family weather the all-too-real dynamics of political and personal life with grit, intelligence, and vulnerable honesty in all 6 provocative episodes of Political Animals: The Complete Series. Special Features: * Deleted Scenes
The Total Beach ExperienceGlamour. Glitz. Schemes. Dreams. The O.C. is the place to be. The complete series is yours in this extras-loaded DVD set. Outsider Ryan, quick-witted Seth, girls-next-door Summer and Marissa and more — all the characters you love (or sometimes love to hate) are here in episodes alive with laughs and drama, indie bands and Chrismukkah, and featuring real insights into teens and parents, what’s in and what matters, growing up and moving on. There’s nothing like a day at the beach. Catch every wave!Includes all 92 episodes on 28 discs and tons of extras:Season 1 Remastered and presented in Widescreen for the First Time! Over 6 hours of Special Features: – Commentaries on Select Episodes and Specific Memorable Scenes by Series Creator JOSH SCHWARTZ, the Show’s Stars and Others. – Cool, Sexy, Revealing UNAIRED SCENES and an EXTENDED EPISODE. – Retrospective DOCUMENTARY The O.C.: Obsess Completely. – 7 AWESOME FEATURETTES: Casting the O.C., Inside the Real O.C., The Music of the O.C., Beachy Couture, Making of the Subways Video, The Magic That Is Chrismukkah and Summer Roberts – Beauty Meets Brown – Gag reels for all seasons, Including Season Four not previous included! – Atomic County Excerpts, all-new Creator Introduction and more!
Join Scooby-Doo, Shaggy and the Mystery Inc. crew as they head to Chicago for a talent show, some museum tours and whole lotta pizza! The windy city is home to the hit TV show, Talent Star, in which songwriting duo Fred and Daphne are finalists with some high hopes. Not to be left out, Scooby and Shaggy have a secret act in the works, which they are betting will take the contest by storm. Unlucky for them, the competition is frightful at this talent contest as the show is being broadcast from an opera house with a history of horrors and a particularly vengeful phantom that has cursed the show’s production. From costume changin’ chases to collecting creepy clues, the show must go on and with a natural talent like Scooby-Doo on the case, you can be sure that the laughs, thrills and adventure are always first place!
Take another trip “to a land that’s down under, way under” with Looney Tunes’ very own snarling, sputtering screwball! Taz and his whole family round out Season 2 in thirteen episodes full of turbulent tomfoolery, endless eating and fast-paced fun. Bring home your very own Tazmanian Devil and catch Taz-Mania all over again! Don’t worry, he doesn’t eat that much
It’s a race to the rescue as all your favorite Super Friends are back in this all-new, crime fighting collection. Join the crusade as Batman, Robin, Superman, Wonder Woman and Aquaman protect the innocent from legendary creatures, rampaging robots and a rogues gallery that includes Mr. Mxyzptlk, Bizarro and The Riddler. With the help of Wonder Twins , Zan and Jayna and their space monkey Gleek, the Super Friends are ready to battle evil from Earth to the far reaches of space. It’s a collection of fearless feats that will leap into your DVD collection!
From the novels that thrilled millions came a popular 12-film series that swept viewers into the heroic exploits of Bomba, the boy growing up in the wilds. Johnny Sheffield (“Boy” in Johnny Weissmuller’s Tarzans) stars, rescuing lost travelers, fighting fierce beasts and vanquishing deadly human foes. Jungle drums say ADVENTURE! in these first 6 films (3 DVDs) of the series.
One of the most popular and influential medical series in television history makes its first house call in this long-awaited DVD collection. Starring Richard Chamberlain in the role that rocketed him to fame and made him a teen idol, Dr. Kildare follows the gifted young intern as he learns to practice medicine under the watchful eye of his mentor, Blair General Hospital’s chief of staff, Dr. Leonard Gillespie (Raymond Massey). Created by pulp writer Max Brand in a 1936 magazine story, James Kildare would find success in a series of M-G-M theatrical films, tie-in novels and a 1950s radio show before making his TV debut on September 28, 1961. Featuring 33 compelling episodes packed with human interest and drama, Doctor Kildare: The Complete First Season also includes appearances by Oscar” winners* Lee Marvin, Ellen Burstyn, Beatrice Straight and Dorothy Malone, screen legends Joseph Cotten, Mary Astor, Margaret O’Brien and more! *Dorothy Malone: Actress in a Supporting Role, Written on the Wind, 1956; Lee Marvin: Actor, Cat Ballou, 1965; Ellen Burstyn, Actress, Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore, 1974; Beatrice Straight: Actress in a Supporting Role, Network, 1976
Now available on DVD, How the West Was Won: The Complete First Season is a family saga focusing on the lives of the Macahan family in the Old West. The leader of the family, Zeb Macahan (James Arness) is accustomed to the harsh realities of life on the frontier. His sister-in-law, Kate (Eva Marie Saint), alone since the death of her husband is struggling to maintain a home for her daughters and sons. Luke (Bruce Boxleitner), Kate’s eldest son, is pursued by the law for desertion from the Union Army. Their stories are played out against a realistic recreation of the American West in that lusty, hard-hitting period when laws were frequently broken and progress was charted by individual suffering and survival.Special Features: * TV Movie -The Macahans
Special Features: – “Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story,” a brand new documentary exclusive to the collection. -48 page excerpt from Clint Eastwood: Master Filmmaker at Work
Starling City has been torn apart by the Undertaking, so the need for the hooded vigilante- now known as The Arrow – is more urgent than ever in the explosive second season of the hit action series based on DC Comics’ Green Arrow. After retreating to the island on which he was once stranded, Oliver Queen returns to protect his mother, sister and besieged company – , but comes to realize that allies and enemies have switched sides, and the stranglehold of evil on family, friends and city is diabolically linked to his fateful shipwreck. A once-tight comrade-at-arms and a strength-enhancing, yet mind-warping serum may prove to be the mightiest adversaries The Arrow has ever encountered. Can justice find its target in this breathlessly exciting, 23-episode Season Two? Or will all fall before the fury of Deathstroke?Special Features: ? Three new featurettes: ? From Vigilante to Hero- Documentary highlighting Oliver Queen’s journey from fighting injustices to becoming Sterling City’s accepted savior. ? How Did They Do That?! The Visual Effects of Arrow – Explores how Season 2 has raised the bar for action and FX, showing how the creators can make anything the writers dream up come to life. ? Wirework: The Impossible Moves of Arrow – See how the intense and elaborate fight sequences are shot for maximum realism! ? 2013 Comic Con Panel ? Deleted Scenes ? Gag Reel (TBC)
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is the first chapter in Peter Jackson’s new epic trilogy set in Middle-Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he’s swept into a quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf the Grey, Bilbo finds himself joining a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Their journey will take them through treacherous lands swarming with Trolls, Goblins, Orcs and deadly Wargs. They must escape the goblin tunnels, where Bilbo meets the creature Gollum who will change his life forever. Alone with Gollum on the shores of an underground lake, the unassuming Bilbo Baggins not only discovers guile and courage that surprise him, he also gains possession of Gollum’s “precious” ring that holds unexpected and useful qualities, tied to the fate of all Middle-Earth. Several key talent members from The Lord of the Rings trilogy reprise their roles, along with exciting new cast members.Special Features: – New Zealand: Home of Middle Earth. Video Blogs – Start of Production – Location Scouting – Shooting Block One – Filming in 3D – Locations Part 1 – Locations Part 2 – Stone St. Studios Tour – Wrap of Principal Photography – Post-production Overview – Wellington World Premiere. Theatrical Trailers – Dwarves – Letter Opener – Bilbo Contract – Gandalf Wagers – Gollum Paths. Game Trailers – The Hobbit: Kingdoms of Middle-Earth – Guardians of Middle Earth – Lego The Lord of the Rings
An unstoppable android on the horizon. A mysterious fireball hurtling toward Earth. A fearless – and beautiful – reporter who will stop at nothing to get her story. It’s just another day for the heroic Man of Steel. only this time, for better or for worse, he has his unpredictable cousin, Supergirl, by his side. The gritty adventure begins as Superman learns about the ruthless force known as Brainiac, who has seized and miniaturized Krypton’s capital city of Kandor. Determined to liberate the captured metropolis and protect his home planet from Brainiac’s increasing power, Superman takes on his most menacing enemy yet in this DC Universe animated original movie based on the gripping comic book miniseries.Special Features: * Brainiac: Technology and Terror * Kandor: History of the Bottle City * Preview of DC Universe’s Next Animated Movie * From the DC Comics Vault: 4 Bonus Cartoons * A Digital Comic Excerpt from the Graphic Novel “Superman: Brainiac”