A Shout! Select title! Robert Young returns to the head of the dinner table to play the patriarch of television's most beloved family in Father Knows Best: Season Five. The immensely popular series premiered on CBS in 1954 and ran for six successful seasons, earned six Emmy Awards (from 14 Emmy nominations) and has become an iconic part of American pop culture which continues to find new generations of fans.
In early May we reported
that Father Knows Best - Season 5
would be available on DVD in Fall 2010, as part of the studio's online-sold Shout! Select program
. Now the studio has formally listed the title there for pre-order, giving a ship date of August 17th
and a cost of $39.99 (plus shipping and handling). Our thanks to all the readers who e-mailed us, making sure we knew about the listing at Shout! Factory's online store (see button link below). The studio has kindly sent us a high-resolution 3D look at the packaging: