Lots of Curves, You Bet - Betty Jo, Bobbie Jo & Billie Jo Are Back! When the classic comedy PETTICOAT JUNCTION premiered on CBS-TV in 1963 - on the heels of its sister series The Beverly Hillbillies - it became an immediate hit, ranking #4 for the season. The show ran for over 200 episodes through 1970, and has continued to be seen in reruns.
PETTICOAT JUNCTION - RETURN TO HOOTERVILLE is a 50th Anniversary Tribute to one of the most beloved sitcoms of the sixties featuring cast interviews, behind-the-scenes materials, promotional appearances and other rare footage. So, forget about your cares and come ride the little train called the Cannonball back to a simpler time for a visit with Uncle Joe, Kate and the Bradley sisters at the Shady Rest Hotel in Hooterville!
Just before Christmas we reported that MPI Home Video is preparing a DVD release of Petticoat Junction - Return to Hooterville: 50th Anniversary Collection. Now the studio has formally set a street date of March 12th for this title, and a $14.98 SRP. It includes never-before-seen special features, including a full-length documentary on the history of the show, "and much more"! Here's a finalized high-res look at the front cover art to the box: