FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFrom Universal Studios Home Entertainment
The Complete Series
JASON RITTER, BLAIR UNDERWOOD AND LAURA INNES LEAD
AN ALL-STAR CAST AS THEY UNCOVER THE MYSTERIOUS
TRUTH BEHIND "THE EVENT" THE COMPLETE SERIES
AVAILABLE ON DVD AUGUST 23, 2011
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 16, 2011 - Rediscover the clues and conspiracies when "The Event" The Complete Series
debuts on DVD on August 23, 2011 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. This thrilling, five-disc set features all 22 high-octane episodes of the series that E! Online hailed as a "jaw-droppingly good action thriller," as well as hours of mind-blowing bonus content including an exclusive never-before-seen alternate storyline, deleted scenes, cast and crew commentary and telling episode recaps.
"The Event" The Complete Series
captures every action-infused plot twist from the moment Sean Walker's (Jason Ritter, "Parenthood"
) would-be fiance Leila (Sarah Roemer, Disturbia
) mysteriously disappears to President Elias Martinez's (Blair Underwood, HBO's "In Treatment"
) dangerous decision to release the extraterrestrials into society. Laura Innes ("ER"
), Zeljko Ivanek ("Damages"
), Ian Anthony Dale ("24"
) and Taylor Cole (The Green Hornet
) round out the dynamic cast of this must-own show that Entertainment Weekly
cross-bred with 'Lost'
Bonus Features :
- DELETED SCENES
- ALTERNATE STORYLINE: Dr. Dempsey: An exclusive, never-before-seen look at Dr. Dempsey's back story featuring showrunner Evan Katz.
- Creating An Event : Go behind the scenes to unravel the mystery and intrigue involved in creating "The Event." With exclusive cast and crew interviews, this feature is the perfect behind-the-scenes look into the series.
- A Day In The Life With Jason Ritter: Viewers can go on set with Jason Ritter and get a behind-the-scenes look at a day in his life while he filmed "The Event."
- Magic Behind "The Event's" Special Effects: Take a deeper look into the technology of "The Event" with show creator Nick Wauters and the VFX team.
- Building Collapse: A behind-the-scenes look at the VFX magic behind building collapses with show creator Nick Wauters and the VFX team.
- "The Event's" Visual Effects: Creating a modern day satellite takes a lot of VFX magic. See how it is done with show creator Nick Wauters and the VFX team.
- Visual Effects Magic for "Inostranka:" Show creator Nick Wauters and the VFX team provide insight on this intriguing episode, specifically on what it takes to create a crash site and prison camp in the middle of Alaska.
- Enter The White House: Viewers can step into President Martinez's oval office and see what it took to replicate one of the most famous buildings in the world.
- Feature Commentaries:
- "I Haven't Told You Everything:" Featuring show creator/co-executive producer Nick Wauters, executive producer Steve Stark, director/executive producer Jeffrey Reiner and series stars Blair Underwood and Ian Anthony Dale.
- "Loyalty:" featuring show creator/co-executive producer Nick Wauters, executive producers Steve Stark and Jeffrey Reiner and series stars Blair Underwood and Ian Anthony Dale.
- "And Then There Were More:" Featuring production designer Stuart Blatt, special effects supervisor Gary D'Amico and visual effects supervisor Victor Scalise.
- "Inostranka:" Featuring production designer Stuart Blatt, special effects supervisor Gary D'Amico and visual effects supervisor Victor Scalise.
- "Strain:" Featuring executive producers Steve Stark and Evan Katz, as well as series stars Ian Anthony Dale, Laura Innes, Jason Ritter and Lisa Vidal.
- "Arrival:" Commentary with executive producers Steve Stark and Evan Katz, as well as series stars Ian Anthony Dale, Laura Innes, Jason Ritter and Lisa Vidal.
- EPISODE RECAPS:
- "To Keep Us Safe"
- "To Protect Them from the Truth "
- "A Matter of Life and Death"
- "Casualties of War"
- "I Know Who You Are"
- "For the Good of Our Country"
- "Your World to Take"
- "Everything Will Change"
- "And Then There Were More"
- "A Message Back"
- "Face Off"
- "You Bury Other Things Too"
- "Cut Off the Head"
- "Us Or Them"
- "One Will Live, One Will Die"
- "The Beginning of the End"
- PHOTO GALLERY
Street Date: August 23, 2011
Copyright: 2011 Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Running Time: 15 hours, 28 minutes
Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen 1.78:1
Language Info: English 5.1, English SDH Subtitles
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