Atlantic City, 1921. In a city whose fortunes have soared in the wake of Prohibition, Nucky Thompson is paying a steep price for wielding ultimate power in "the world's playground." Though the 1920 election is over, Nucky finds himself the target of a federal investigation for vote tampering - and an insurrection by those he counted among his closest allies. Steve Buscemi stars in the the hit drama series that charts the continued rise of organized crime at the dawn of Prohibition.
Steve Buscemi is back as "Nucky" Thompson when HBO Video releases Boardwalk Empire - The Complete 2nd Season
on DVD and high-def Blu-ray Disc. Scheduled for August 28th
, the DVD version is priced at $59.99 SRP for a 5-disc set that includes this bonus material: "Living 1921" (menu based navigable content on 1921 America), Interviews, Audio Commentary, and more!
The Blu-ray set comes with those same extras, and is an "HBO Select" combo-package, with 7 discs that include the Blu-ray Disc version, DVD versions, and Digital versions as well, for $79.98 SRP. Note that in the USA, the digital version uses the UltraViolet system, and in Canada, the digital version "is a standard Digital Copy through iTunes
" (i.e., no UltraViolet).
On the same date, HBO will re-release The Complete 1st Season
as an HBO Select combo pack, with the same content and bonus material as the original sets, but incorporating Blu-ray, DVD and Digital formats into one package. Like the digital versions on the second season set, the offer must be redeemed within two years of street date. Package art for each version of The Complete 2nd Season
is immediately below, and at the bottom is artwork for the combo-pack of The Complete 1st Season
. Check it out: