DVDPlanet.com, the popular online retail source, has updated their system with new DVD releases of SCV Network 90
. Not one, not two, but *3* new releases are on tap!
Fans who have been collecting SCTV
on DVD already will be most interested to know about DVDPlanet's listing
for the 6-DVD Volume 4
box set. It is shown as an August 2nd
release, list pricing at $89.95 (but DVDPlanet's got the pre-orders available for just $62.97). No further word is available about the set yet, from either the retailer, from distributor Sony Music, or from the folks at Shout! Factory. Stay tuned, and we'll bring you more info - and cover art - as soon as we can.
But not every fan is ready to pop for the cost of these multi-disc sets, and a significant number of people have longed for more affordable DVDs from the series. Now, by popular demand, the first single SCTV
DVD releases are on the way. These two DVDs are the first and second discs from the
first box set release SCTV Net work 90 - Volume 1
. Priced attractively for impulse shopping, these two DVDs feature two episodes each, plus bonus material. Both will be available on June 7th
for a list price of $14.98 each (DVDPlanet sells them for $10.47, and you can pre-order both Disc 1
and Disc 2
SCTV Net work 90 - Disc 1: One On The Town & Polynesiantown Episodes
runs 163 minutes and features musical guests Levon Helm and Dr. John. Bonus feature "SCTV Remembers": behind-the-scenes stories from Eugene Levy, Joe Flaherty, Catherine O'Hara, Andrea Martin and executive producer Andrew Alexander. Includes the first 90-minute show ever broadcast on NBC.
SCTV Net work 90 - Disc 2: Southside Fracas & The Sammy Maudlin Show: Bob Hope In China Episodes
runs 158 minutes and features musical guests Southside Johnny & the Ashbury Jukes. Bonus feature is "Origins of SCTV," where Harold Ramis, Bernie Sahlins and others recount the comedic SCTV journey. Includes an episode that recaps some of the best segements from the first three seasons prior to the show moving to NBC.