It’s the last week of June, and DVD releases dry up a
little bit, since the July 4th weekend is usually so
huge at the box office. Still, there’s some good
stuff at great prices, particularly the pick of the
First, the genre releases:
– Seasons Three and a Half-ish: I tried to
understand the appeal
of this series, and never could.
Zone – Season 3 (Definitive Edition): This
collects episodes from
the original series.
Zone – Seasons 2 and 3: This collects episodes
from the 1980s
Now, the non-genre releases:
Betty Boop: This seems like an interesting
collection. I’m just
concerned about the price and volume; that price for
cartoons this old usually means poor quality. The
Diamond Anniversary Collection came out well, so
I’ll keep my
Version: It’s hard to go wrong with a Criterion
Fruit: Another Criterion release.
with John Stewart – Indecision 2004: This is the
only news program
I can watch.
Nikita – Season Three: Another show with low
ratings but a devoted
Finally, the pick of the week. Due
One: This is far cheaper than the Canadian
releases, and it’s a
great show. Let’s hope it’s a good transfer. This
was an amazing
series, and one of the first hour-long comedies I’ve