Mill Creek Offers 'That ’70s Show' BD, '21 Jump Street' Tie-In5 Mar, 2012 By: John Latchem
With 21 Jump Street in theaters March 16, Mill Creek Entertainment is releasing a special collection of episodes from the 1987-91 series upon which it is based.
The three-DVD set 21 Jump Street: 21 Best Episodes arrives March 6 at $9.98. The show starred Johnny Depp, Holly Robinson, Peter DeLuise, Dustin Nguyen and Richard Grieco as undercover cops investigating crimes in high schools and colleges.
Mill Creek released a complete-series set of “21 Jump Street” in 2010.
Meanwhile, March 20 Mill Creek releases season one of “That ’70s Show” on Blu-ray Disc, marking the first time a network sitcom produced in the 1990s will be available in the high-def format. The four-disc collection is listed at $24.98. The first season of 25 episodes aired in 1998 and 1999.
Extras include a new “Groovy Green Screen” comparison of the progression of the show’s raw footage to the finished transitions; a preview of season two with a behind-the-scenes look at a few popular episodes; and featurettes “Hello Wisconsin!,” “Promo Palooza” and “The ’70s Show Trivia.”
The show starred Topher Grace, Laura Prepon, Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis, Wilmer Valderrama, Danny Masterson, Debra Jo Rupp, Kurtwood Smith and Don Stark.