FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEA&E's #1 ORIGINAL SERIES
WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT GROUP WILL RELEASE
THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON
ON DVD ON MAY 28, 2013
"Longmire is the best of two worlds: a modern crime drama with dry wit and
sometimes heart-wrenching emotion that's also got a glorious setting under
the big sky of Wyoming." - The Wall Street Journal
BURBANK, CA (February 20, 2013) - Betrayal. Dedication. Grief. Ambition. Under Wyoming's Big Sky country, one unstoppable sheriff is forced to bury personal tragedies behind a brave face while attempting to rebuild his life and career and keep the peace in an often wild and lawless land. Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group will release the contemporary western Longmire: The Complete First Season
on May 28, 2013, timed to the Season Two
broadcast premiere on A&E. Longmire: The Complete First Season
will be priced to own at $39.98 SRP.
From the executive producers of hit shows including The Closer, Major Crimes
, which is based on the "Walt Longmire
" series of mystery novels written by best-selling author Craig Johnson. In the debut season of this suspenseful series, Walt Longmire is a charismatic and unflappable Wyoming sheriff of Absaroka County and the world-weary yet dedicated lead character. Struggling with his wife's death a year ago and at the urging of his attorney daughter, Walt knows he must turn his life around. Aided by his loyal female deputy and his oldest friend, he becomes reenergized about his job and runs for reelection against an ambitious younger deputy rival candidate. Set under Wyoming's Big Sky country, Longmire must investigate a series of major crimes in his jurisdiction. Season One
stars actors Robert Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, Lou Diamond Phillips, Bailey Chase, Cassidy Freeman and Adam Bartley.
In its premiere season, Longmire
was A&E's most-watched original series in the network's history with over 4 million viewers and ranked #1 in its time slot with Men 25-54.
brings a Western edge to the contemporary crime drama. The complex characters and intriguing mysteries set in a spectacular landscape makes this one of the most original new dramas on air," said Rosemary Markson, Senior Vice President, TV and Special Interest Marketing of Warner Bros Home Entertainment Group. "We are thrilled to release Longmire: The Complete First Season
- The Dark Road
- A Damn Shame
- The Cancer
- Dog Soldier
- The Worst Kind of Hunter
- 8 Seconds
- An Incredibly Beautiful Thing
- Dogs, Horses and Indians
- Unfinished Business
DVD Special Features:
- The Slow Burn: Shooting Longmire - Longmire has the unique production aspect of being set in Wyoming even though the show is technically photographed in New Mexico. The world Walt Longmire calls home would not be possible without the skilled artisans behind the camera. This documentary film demonstrates that although story may start on the page, it's what ends up in the frame that ultimately counts.
- Gallery of Still Photography
- Unaired Scenes
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