He's ingenious, he's phobic, he's obsessive-compulsive. Monk's hilarious, offbeat antics have made him unfit for duty, but he's back as a police consultant to help out on their most baffling cases. The brilliant but neurotic Monk (Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Tony Shalhoub) is now fighting crime as well as his abnormal fears of germs, cars, heights, crowds and virtually everything else known to man in "the best detective show to come along in decades." (NY Post
) Now you can enjoy the entire first season of Monk
June 15th will see the long-awaited release of Monk - Season 1
on DVD, which is welcome news for fans who fumed that an earlier release date "announced" at the Monk homepage
was missed, with no explanation.
But it seems like the wait will be worth it! Besides the entire first season, clocking in at 9 hours and 23 minutes of entertainment, Universal Home Video is also providing these great supplements:
- Mr. Monk and His Origins
- Mr. Monk and His O.C.D.
- Mr. Monk and His Fellow Sufferers
- Mr. Monk and His Emmy Award Winning Performance
- Mr. Monk and His Partners in Crime
- Special Anti-Bacterial Hand Gel (Limited Time Only)
And you get all of this in a 4-DVD set for just $59.98 list price. Specs line up as follows: Anamorphic Widescreen (1.78:1), English Dolby Surround, French Dolby Surround, Spanish Dolby Surround, English Captions, French Subtitles, and Spanish Subtitles. Finally, here's a look at the cover art and a couple of menu screens: