For Immediate ReleaseFROM THE AWARD-WINNING CREATOR JACK WEBB
WHO BROUGHT US DRAGNET AND EMERGENCY!
COMES THE TRAILBLAZING POLICE DRAMA ADAM-12
Featuring Exclusive "One Adam-12..." Ringtone Offer
All 26 Action-Packed Episodes and
All-New Bonus Content in 4-DVD Set
CHARGING ONTO DVD SEPTEMBER 30, 2008
FROM SHOUT! FACTORY AND THE NBC UNIVERSAL TELEVISION,
DVD, MUSIC, AND CONSUMER PRODUCT GROUP
Los Angeles, California - The men in blue uniforms are back! You have the right to sit back and ride along with the officers of Adam-12
as they patrol the streets of 1969 Los Angeles when Season Two of the groundbreaking Emmy®-nominated television series Adam-12
, starring Martin Milner and McCord as intrepid Officers Pete Malloy and Jim Reed, hits the streets on September 30, 2008 from Shout! Factory and the NBC Universal Television, DVD, Music and Consumer Products Group.
Available for the first time on DVD, Adam-12: Season Two
DVD box set contains all 26 action-packed episodes and a wealth of insightful bonus content including: Commentaries by The LAPD, Photo History of The LAPD, a Ride Along Trivia Track and a Tour of Reed & Malloy's Training Center (Elysian Park Police Academy). Moreover, the Adam-12: Season Two
DVD box set includes an exclusive One Adam-12 ringtone promotion. Shout! Factory, in partnership with NBC Universal, has created this special ringtone offer (valid through March 31, 2009) packed inside of Adam-12: Season Two
DVD set. Consumers will be able to text a code into a predetermined service provider to receive the famous "One Adam-12...One Adam-12" dispatcher's call as a ringtone for their cellular phone. A must-have for every fan, this collectible 4-DVD box set is priced for everyone to own at $34.99.
Crime is on the rise in the City of Angels, with more gangs, drugs, riots and brutality pushing Officers Pete Malloy (Martin Milner) and Jim Reed (Kent McCord) to the edge. Stoned hippies, escaped convicts and ruthless snipers litter the streets - it's no surprise that the Season Two of Adam-12
features the newly formed LAPD S.W.A.T. team helping to clean up the mess. Experience the action "ride-along" style as two of L.A.'s finest cops put their lives on the line in the name of service and protection. Season Two of Adam-12
features guest stars Bruce Kirby (The Sopranos
), Fran Ryan (General Hospital
), Ronne Troup (Knots Landing
), Jed Allen (Port Charles
), and Margarita Cordova (Santa Barbara
A spin-off of the popular NBC series Dragnet
, and created and produced by Jack Webb, Adam-12
is one of the first realistic portrayals on the lives of LAPD and chronicles in striking detail and accuracy of events from real cases. Brimming with gritty realism and actions, Adam-12
was a must-see staple of television when the series aired on NBC from 1968 - 1975.
About Shout! Factory
Shout! Factory is a diversified entertainment company devoted to producing, uncovering and revitalizing the very best of pop culture. Founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos have spent their careers sharing their music, television and film faves with discerning consumers the world over. Shout! Factory's DVD offerings serve up classic, contemporary and cult TV series, riveting sports programs, live music, animation and documentaries in lavish packages crammed with extras. The company's audio catalogue boasts GRAMMY®-nominated boxed sets, new releases from storied artists, lovingly assembled album reissues and indispensable "best of" compilations. These riches are the result of a creative acquisitions mandate that has established the company as a hotbed of cultural preservation and commercial reinvention. Shout! Factory is based in Santa Monica, Calif. Its fine products are distributed by Vivendi Entertainment. For more on Shout! Factory, visit www.shoutfactory.com.
About NBC Universal Television, DVD, Music, and Consumer Products Group:
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