FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp:
The Complete Season One
The Most Celebrated Lawman of the Old West and the '50s Rides Again
All 35 Half-Hour Programs in Five-DVD Collector's Set April 21st
LOS ANGELES - April 1, 2009 - The most celebrated lawman of the Old West rides again in the complete season one (1955-56) of the popular classic television series The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp: The Complete Season One
, coming to DVD April 21, from Infinity Entertainment Group and Falcon Picture Group.
Hugh O'Brian stars as the famed marshal whose exploits with Doc Holliday, Bat Masterson and the Clanton Gang are boldly brought to life in episodes based on actual events. With his signature Buntline Special pistol in hand, Wyatt Earp held posts in a series of increasingly lawless towns and battled dangerous men in his efforts to keep the peace.
Through Ellsworth, Wichita, Dodge City and Tombstone, Wyatt's reputation as a just and formidable marshal grew, culminating in a storied gunfight that would seal his legend.
Also starring Mason Alan Dinehart III as Bat Masterson, Denver Pyle as Ben Thompson, Hal Baylor as Bill Thompson, Gloria Talbott as Abbie Crandall, Don Haggery as Marsh Murdock, Douglas Fowley as Doc Fabrique, Margaret Hayes as Dora Hand and Lloyd Corrigan as Ned Buntline.
Special guest stars on the series include: Glenn Strange, Rita Lynn, Mike Connors, Angie Dickinson, Elisha Cook Jr., Fay Baker, John Carradine, James Coburn, Ron Ely, Andy Clyde, Louise Fletcher and many others.
Includes all 35 half-hour episodes from season one, digitally restored and remastered on five DVDs in a special collector's set. Look for all six seasons, coming soon!
Infinity Entertainment Group, headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif., is a multi-service home entertainment retail distributor specializing in independent films, television programming, special-interest, documentaries, anime and music. Clients include Smithsonian Networks, MOJO HD, Falcon Picture Group, Bandai Entertainment, Roxbury Entertainment, SJ2 Entertainment and Retromedia. Hit titles include the iconic Route 66 television series, now available on DVD for the first time, and Spike Jones: The Legend. The company was launched in 2006 and is a division of Infinity Resources, Inc., a privately-held, multi-channel marketing and service enterprise with general offices based in suburban Chicago, Ill.
The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp: The Complete Season One
Infinity Entertainment Group/Falcon Picture Group
Running Time: Approx. 15 Hours
Suggested Retail Price: $39.98
Street Date: April 21, 2008