Bonanza - 'The Official 2nd Season, Vol. 2' Announced: Date, Extras, Cover Art
The 4-DVD set will ride into stores at a gallop on October 11th
Posted by David Lambert
BONANZA, one of the longest running and most popular of all television westerns, followed the High-Sierra adventures of the Cartwright family-wise patriarch Ben Cartwright and his three dissimilar sons, Adam, Hoss and "Little Joe" as they attempt to maintain and operate their sprawling timberland ranch, the Ponderosa, in an era of violence and lawlessness in mid-1800's Nevada.
BONANZA, one of the longest running and most popular of all television westerns, returns to DVD with The Official Second Season, Volume 2. All these episodes are available for the first time EVER on DVD! The 4-disc volume includes the classic show's final 16 action-packed episodes from the second season, plus DVD-exclusive special features.
One of TV Guide's Top 50 Greatest TV Shows of all time! Notable Guest Stars: James Coburn (Affliction),Harry Dean Stanton (Alien, Big Love), Martin Landau (Ed Wood, Mission Impossible), Jim Davis (Dallas), George Kennedy (Cool Hand Luke), Claude Akins (Lobo), Edgar Buchanan (Petticoat Junction), and Ted Knight (The Mary Tyler Moore Show).
CBS DVD and Paramount Home Video have today announced to retailers that Bonanza - The Official 2nd Season, Vol. 2 is coming to DVD on October 11th. The 4-disc set will run 797 minutes, and is presented in full screen video and English mono sound, with English subtitles. Pricing isn't available yet. Extras include Photo Galleries, Audio Commentaries on selected episodes, Archival Footage (and still photos) from the 1961 Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, CA, plus original NBC network logo, bumpers and RCA promo. Here's an early look at the box cover, but it may not be finalized yet and could be subject to change: