Universal Taps NBC Vault for TV-to-DVD Offerings12 Jul, 2004 By: Erik Gruenwedel
Universal Studios Home Video (USHV) has announced an ambitious slate of television programming for release on DVD in the fourth quarter that includes a mix of current and catalog material.
Notable releases include the first seasons of The Apprentice, with Donald Trump, Las Vegas, starring James Caan, and the miniseries Traffic.
Long-running TV franchises include Law & Order: The 14th Year, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: The Fifth Year and Law & Order: Criminal Intent: The Third Year.
Catalog releases feature Miami Vice: Season One, Knight Rider: Season One, Sliders: The First & Second Seasons, The Munsters: The Complete First Season, Night Gallery: The Complete First Season, Magnum P.I. The Complete First Season, Columbo: The Complete First Season, Dream On: The First & Second Seasons, Amazing Stories: Season One, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century: The Complete Series, and the first season of Murder She Wrote.
Other releases include in 5.1 Dolby Surround Sound, American Dreams - Season One Extended Music Edition, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, The Bionic Woman, Battlestar Galactica: The All-New Miniseries and the Spartacus miniseries.
Many of collections feature extensive bonus materials and unique packaging.