2008 in home video

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The following events occurred in the year 2008 in home video.

Industry milestones[edit]

February[edit]

October[edit]

  • 28 October - The last standalone JVC VHS-only player is produced.[2]
  • 31 October - The last major United States supplier of pre-recorded VHS tapes, Distribution Video Audio Inc. of Palm Harbor, Florida, ships its final truckload to stores in America.[3]

Date unknown[edit]

  • Watching TV series on DVD has become popular in Sweden.[4]

Movie releases[edit]

The following movies, television shows, and miniseries were released on DVD and/or Blu-ray Disc on the following dates in 2008 in United States and Canada:

U.S./Canada
Release Date
Title Notes
January 1 Shoot 'Em Up Widescreen and Full Screen Special Edition
War Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Resident Evil: Extinction Widescreen Edition
Henry and Rodgy: The Great Treasure Chest Robbery Package DVD
The Looney, Looney, Looney Bird Show Package DVD
Garfield: The Movie Follow Along DVD Package DVD, Follow Along DVD
The Wrong Trousers Short film DVD
Tales of the Storybook Vol. 2 Package DVD
Solstice DVD
September Dawn DVD
January 8 3:10 to Yuma Widescreen and Full Screen Edition
D-War: Dragon Wars
Sunshine
Death Sentence Unrated Edition
The Hunting Party
Eagle vs Shark
Smiley Face DVD
Boogeyman 2 direct-to-video DVD
Joshua DVD
White Noise 2 direct-to-video DVD
January 15 Good Luck Chuck Widescreen, Fullscreen, and Unrated Editions
Mr. Woodcock
Suburban Girl
Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn Twilight Direct to video
Alice in Wonderland Three Disc DVD. Also known as Mickey's Magical World in Widescreen (disc two)
Scenes of a Sexual Nature DVD
Wedding Daze DVD
The Ten DVD
Killer Diller DVD
January 22 The Game Plan Widescreen, Fullscreen and Blu-ray Editions
Saw IV Widescreen and Unrated Editions
Sydney White Widescreen and Fullscreen Editions
Blonde Ambition
The Hunting Party DVD
January 29 Bordertown
The Comebacks Unrated Edition
Daddy Day Camp
Feel the Noise
The Invasion
King of California
The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters
Trade DVD
Rocket Science DVD
Right at Your Door DVD
Ira & Abby DVD
February 5 Across the Universe 2-Disc Special DVD and Blu-ray Editions
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
The Brave One Widescreen, Full Screen and Blu-ray Editions
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
Feast of Love
The Jane Austen Book Club
The Aristocats Special Edition
Descent DVD and Blu-ray
Weirdsville DVD
Fierce People DVD
Storm Warning DVD
February 12 Becoming Jane
Gone Baby Gone
In the Shadow of the Moon
Martian Child
No Reservations
Romance & Cigarettes
Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married
We Own the Night
Dedication DVD
I Could Never Be Your Woman DVD
Introducing the Dwights DVD
The Amateurs DVD
Blue State DVD
February 19 American Gangster 1-Disc, 2-Disc, 3-Disc Collector's and Blu-ray Editions
Chaos
In the Valley of Elah
Margot at the Wedding
Michael Clayton Widescreen, Full Screen, Blu-ray and HD DVD Editions
Rendition
Lust, Caution
Spiral DVD
Redacted DVD
Rhinoceros Eyes DVD
February 26 Beowulf Unrated Director's Cut Edition
30 Days of Night
The Darjeeling Limited
Highlander: The Source
Death at a Funeral
Justice League: The New Frontier Special Edition
Silk DVD
Goya's Ghosts DVD
March 4 Into the Wild
101 Dalmatians 2-Disc Platinum Edition (DVD and Blu-ray Disc)
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium
Things We Lost in the Fire
Awake
Pistol Whipped Direct-to-DVD
March 11 Bee Movie 1-disc, 2-disc and Blu-ray Editions
Dan in Real Life
Hitman Unrated, Two-Disc and Blu-ray Editions
Nancy Drew
No Country For Old Men
August Rush
Sleuth
March 18 Enchanted Widescreen, Fullscreen and Blu-ray Editions
I Am Legend Widescreen, Two-Disc, Blu-ray and HD-DVD Editions
Atonement
Love in the Time of Cholera
The Seeker
Southland Tales
Revolver
March 25 The Mist Widescreen, 2-Disc and Blu-ray Editions
The Kite Runner Widescreen and HD DVD Editions
Man from Plains
April 1 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Widescreen and Two-Disc Editions
Alvin and the Chipmunks Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
April 8 Lions for Lambs Widescreen and Full Screen Editions
P2
Resurrecting the Champ
There Will Be Blood Widescreen and Two-Disc Editions
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story Widescreen, Two-Disc, Blu-ray, and UMD Editions
The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep Two-Disc and Blu-ray Editions
Reservation Road
The 11th Hour
Sharkwater
April 15 In the Name of the King Widescreen Edition
Juno Widescreen, 2-Disc, and Blu-ray Editions
Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem Widescreen, 2-Disc, Unrated, and Blu-ray Editions
The Final Season
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Lars and the Real Girl
War/Dance
The Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection Volume 2 (DVD and Blu-ray Disc)
I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With DVD
April 22 Cloverfield
One Missed Call Widescreen, Blu-ray, and HD DVD editions
Charlie Wilson's War Widescreen and Full Screen Editions
The Orphanage Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
The Savages
Flash Point
Gumby: The Movie Widescreen, Director's Cut
Trailer Park Boys: The Movie DVD
Romulus, My Father DVD
April 29 27 Dresses Widescreen, Full Screen, and Blu-ray Editions
How She Move
The Golden Compass Widescreen, Full Screen, Two-Disc, and Blu-ray Editions
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
The Fall of the Roman Empire Widescreen, Two-Disc, and Three-Disc Limited Collector's Edition
Yo Gabba Gabba!: Favorite Stories Package DVD
Hero Wanted DVD
May 6 First Sunday Widescreen, Blu-ray, and UMD Editions
Over Her Dead Body
P.S. I Love You Widescreen, Blu-ray and HD DVD Editions
I'm Not There Widescreen and 2-Disc Collector's Edition
Bella
Teeth DVD
May 13 Mad Money
Untraceable Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
The Great Debaters Widescreen and Two-Disc Editions
Youth Without Youth DVD & Blu-ray
Cattle Call DVD
Numb DVD
Nora's Hair Salon 2: A Cut Above DVD
May 20 Strange Wilderness
Diary of the Dead Widescreen, 2-Disc, Unrated, and Blu-ray Editions
National Treasure: Book of Secrets Full Screen, Two-Disc, and Blu-ray Editions
May 27 Rambo Widescreen, Two-Disc, and Blu-ray Editions
Minutemen Direct-to-DVD
Cleaner
The Walker
The Three Stooges Collection, Volume Two: 1937-1939 Volume 2
Grace Is Gone DVD
The Air I Breathe DVD & Blu-ray
Typhoon DVD
Cassandra's Dream DVD
June 3 The Eye Widescreen, Unrated, Blu-ray Editions
Meet the Spartans Widescreen, Unrated, and Blu-ray Editions
Semi-Pro Widescreen, Unrated, Blu-ray Editions
Flawless
Wild West Comedy Show
Cloverfield Blu-ray Edition
Mama's Boy DVD
Control DVD
The Onion Movie DVD
June 10 The Bucket List Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Jumper Widescreen, Two-Disc, and Blu-ray Editions
The Other Boleyn Girl Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Witless Protection Widescreen, Fullscreen, and Blu-ray Editions
Funny Games Widescreen and Fullscreen Editions
June 17 Be Kind Rewind Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Chaos Theory
Fool's Gold Widescreen, Full Screen, and Blu-ray Editions
Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins Widescreen and Full Screen Editions
Under the Same Moon
My Mom's New Boyfriend
The Sword in the Stone 45th Anniversary Edition
The Jungle Book 2 Special Edition DVD
It's a Boy Girl Thing DVD
Jack and Jill vs. the World DVD
National Lampoon's Bag Boy DVD
Love and Other Disasters DVD
June 24 10,000 BC Widescreen and Blu-ray editions
Charlie Bartlett
Definitely, Maybe Widescreen and Full Screen Editions
The Spiderwick Chronicles Widescreen, Full Screen, Two Disc, and Blu-ray Editions
Persepolis
Bonneville
Honeydripper
In Bruges
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure
The Tattooist DVD
July 1 Drillbit Taylor Widescreen, Unrated and Blu-ray Editions
Meet the Browns
Sex and Death 101
Vantage Point Widescreen, Full Screen, 2-Disc and Blu-ray Editions
City of Men DVD
My Blueberry Nights DVD
July 8 The Ruins Widescreen, Unrated Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Sleepwalking
Stop-Loss Blu-ray Edition
Superhero Movie Extended Edition
My Blueberry Nights
The Tracey Fragments DVD
July 15 The Bank Job Widescreen, 2-Disc, and Blu-ray Editions
College Road Trip Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Penelope
Shutter Full Screen and Widescreen, Unrated Widescreen and Unrated Blu-ray Editions
Step Up 2: The Streets Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Tony n' Tina's Wedding DVD
Insanitarium DVD
July 22 21 1-Disc, 2-Disc and Blu-ray Editions
Picture This Direct-to-DVD
July 29 Alice Upside Down Direct-to-DVD
The Band's Visit
Doomsday
Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay Widescreen, 2-Disc Unrated, and Blu-ray Editions
Never Back Down
Shine a Light Blu-ray Edition
Lost Boys: The Tribe Uncut Version DVD
WarGames: The Dead Code DVD
August 5 The Counterfeiters Blu-ray Edition
Nim's Island Widescreen, Full Screen and Blu-ray Editions
Rogue DVD
August 12 The Art of War II: Betrayal Direct-to-DVD
CJ7 DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Felon DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Meet Bill
Smart People
Watching the Detectives straight-to-DVD
August 19 Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions; includes 3-D version
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day
Prom Night Full-Screen and Unrated Widescreen Editions
The Scorpion King 2: Rise of a Warrior Direct-to-DVD
Street Kings 2-Disc and Blu-ray Editions
Camp Rock
Her Best Move Direct-to-DVD
Deal
An American Crime DVD
The Life Before Her Eyes DVD
Fresh Orientation DVD
August 22 The Cheetah Girls: One World
August 26 Shipwrecked DVD release
What Happens in Vegas Widescreen, Special Edition and Blu-ray Editions
Redbelt
Where in the World Is Osama bin Laden?
The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning Direct-to-DVD
The Nightmare Before Christmas 2-Disc Special Edition
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Trick or Treason DVD re-release
Postal Unrated and Blu-ray Editions
Son of Rambow DVD
Walker Payne DVD
My Sassy Girl direct-to-DVD
Virgin Territory direct-to-DVD
September 2 Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow Blu-ray Edition, Direct-to-DVD
The Promotion
Then She Found Me Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
How to Rob a Bank DVD
Itty Bitty Titty Committee DVD
Married Life DVD and Blu-ray
September 9 The Forbidden Kingdom Widescreen and Full Screen, 2-Disc and Blu-ray Editions
Baby Mama Blu-ray Edition
The Big Lebowski 10th Anniversary Limited Edition
September 16 Speed Racer Widescreen, Full Screen and Blu-ray Editions
Made of Honor Full-screen, Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
The Love Guru Widescreen, 2-Disc and Blu-ray Editions
88 Minutes Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
101 Dalmatians II: Patch's London Adventure Special Edition
102 Dalmatians Special Edition
Risky Business 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition DVD and Blu-ray
Beetlejuice 20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition DVD and Blu-ray
Another Cinderella Story Blu-ray Edition, Direct-to-DVD
Snow Angels DVD
Young@Heart DVD
Finding Amanda DVD
September 23 Deception Blu-ray Edition
Leatherheads Full Screen, Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Run Fatboy Run Full Screen and Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Sex and the City Widescreen, 2-Disc and Blu-ray Editions
Pathology
The Foot Fist Way
L.A. Confidential 2-Disc Special and Blu-ray Editions
September 24 Open Season 2
September 30 Iron Man 1-disc, 2-disc and Blu-ray Editions
Forgetting Sarah Marshall 3-Disc Unrated, Blu-ray Editions
Chapter 27
Can't Hardly Wait 10th Anniversary Edition
Savage Grace
Pulse 2: Afterlife Straight to-DVD
October 7 Sleeping Beauty 2-Disc Platinum, DVD and Blu-ray Disc Editions
You Don't Mess with the Zohan 1-disc rated, 1-disc unrated, 2-discs unrated, and Blu-ray Editions
The Happening Widescreen DVD and Blu-ray Edition with Digital Copy
The Visitor Blu-ray Edition
Slacker Uprising
Watership Down Special Edition
October 14 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 1-disc, 2-disc and Blu-ray Editions
The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A VeggieTales Movie
War, Inc. Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
Mongol
Ribbtiking HD DVD And 2-disc Blu-ray Editions
Standard Operating Procedure Blu-ray Edition
October 21 The Incredible Hulk 1-disc, 3-disc and Blu-ray Editions
The Strangers Rated and unrated discs on DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed
October 28 Journey to the Center of the Earth DVD and Blu-ray Editions; includes 3-D version
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Hell Ride
Tinker Bell Widescreen and Blu-ray Editions
November 4 Pee-wee's Big Adventure DVD re-release
Futurama: Bender's Game Direct-to-DVD
Get Smart Widescreen, Full-Screen, 2-Disc Special and Blu-ray Editions
Shrek the Halls
Transsiberian
And When Did You Last See Your Father?
November 9 Kung Fu Panda 1-disc, 2-pack with Secrets of the Furious Five and Blu-ray Editions
November 11 Hellboy II: The Golden Army 1-disc, 3-disc and Blu-ray Editions along with collector's sets
Star Wars: The Clone Wars 1-disc, 2-disc special and Blu-ray Editions
This Christmas
The Perfect Holiday
Planet B-Boy
The Clique
November 18 WALL-E 1-disc, 3-disc Special Edition, 2-disc Special for Blu-ray and 3-disc Special with digital copy also for Blu-ray Edition
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Tropic Thunder 1-disc theatrical cut, a 2-disc director's cut and a Blu-ray director's cut editions
Encounters at the End of the World DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson
Arizona Sky 1 disc theatrical cut
The Devil's Curse 1-disc direct-to-video release, also known as Credo
November 25 Hancock 1-disc theatrical and unrated, 2-disc Unrated and 2-disc Blu-ray Editions
Meet Dave DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Space Chimps DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Fred Claus DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Vicky Cristina Barcelona DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Superman: Doomsday 2-Disc and Blu-ray Editions. Direct-to-DVD
December 2 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian 1-disc, 3-disc and Blu-ray Editions
Wanted Widescreen, 2-Disc Special and Blu-ray Editions
The X-Files: I Want to Believe DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Step Brothers 1-disc, 1-disc Unrated, 2-disc Unrated and Blu-ray Editions
The Longshots DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Fly Me to the Moon
December 9 The Dark Knight Widescreen, Full Screen, 2-disc and Blu-ray Editions
Horton Hears a Who! 1-disc, 2-disc and Blu-ray Editions
The Jungle Book 2 Special Edition
December 16 Traitor DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Mamma Mia! 1-disc, 2-disc and Blu-ray Editions
The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor 1-disc, 2-disc and 2-disc Blu-ray Editions
The House Bunny DVD and Blu-ray Editions
The Cheetah Girls: One World Direct-to-DVD
The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea Special Edition
December 22 Burn After Reading DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Death Race Unrated and Blu-ray Editions
Hamlet 2
December 23 The Women DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Pulse 3: Invasion
December 25 Yo Gabba Gabba!: Christmas
Christmas with Gumby 4 Package DVD
December 27 Eagle Eye 1-disc, 2-disc and Blu-ray Editions
Ghost Town DVD and Blu-ray Editions
Resident Evil: Degeneration
December 28 The Duchess
December 30 An American Carol
Baghead
Towelhead

Film and TV Releases[edit]

January–March[edit]

U.S./Canada
Release Date
Title Season # Notes
January 1 SeaQuest DSV 2
Weird Science Seasons 1 & 2
January 2 The Tudors 1
January 8 The All-New Super Friends Hour Season 1, Volume 1
Between the Lions 1
Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern Collection 1
Bramwell 3
Clifford the Big Red Dog Playtime with Clifford
Family Feud All-Star Family Feud Starring Richard Dawson
Gunsmoke Season 1, Volume 2
Happy Tree Friends 1
Jupiter Moon Set 2: Pirates of Leda
Lovejoy 2
MI-5 Volume 5
The Naked Brothers Band 1
The Riches 1
Rides Season 4, Volume 1
Rob & Big Seasons 1 & 2
Tropical Heat The Complete Series
Tropical Heat 2
Tropical Heat 3
Two and a Half Men 2
The Waltons 6
What's New, Scooby-Doo? 3
January 15 The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin Volume 1: The Six Crystals
All Creatures Great and Small The Complete Collection
'Allo 'Allo! Complete Series 7
Bump! American Northeast
Southern California
Crime Traveller Complete Series
Criss Angel Mindfreak The Complete Season 3
Extras The Complete Series
Family Guy Blue Harvest
Medabots 1
The New Adventures of Old Christine 1
The Rockford Files 5
The Royle Family 2
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch 3
Storm Hawks Hawks Rise Again
Tales from the Atmos
January 22 ER 8
Hawaii Five-O 3
The Odd Couple 3
The Girls Next Door 3
The Simple Life 5
Thunderbirds 40th Anniversary Megaset
Mindfreak 3
January 29 Aqua Teen Hunger Force Volume 5
Blue Murder Set 2
Chancer Series 2
Curb Your Enthusiasm 6
Damages 1 DVD & Blu-ray
Emergency! 4
Hannah Montana Vol 04: One In A Million
JAG 5
SpongeBob SquarePants To Love A Patty
This American Life 1
February 5 Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations Collection 2
Beauty and the Beast 3
Charlie and Lola Volume 7
Dirty Jobs Collection 2
The DL Chronicles 1
Drak Pack The Complete Series
Ironside Season 2, Volume 1
The Jerry Springer Show Undressed, Unleashed and Uncensored, Volume 1
Undressed, Unleashed and Uncensored, Volume 2
Undressed, Unleashed and Uncensored, Volume 3
Legion of Super Heroes Volume 2
McLeod's Daughters 5
Mystery Science Theater 3000 Collection: Volume 10.2
Perfect Strangers 1 & 2
Rides The 4th Season, Vol. 2
Rosemary & Thyme The Complete Collection
Route 66 Season 1, Volume 2
Slings and Arrows The Complete Collection
Soul Food 3
Strictly Confidential The Complete Series
Third Watch 1
The Whitest Kids U' Know 1 Uncut & Uncensored
Wire in the Blood 4
February 12 Blade: The Series The Complete Series
The Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes Comedy Hour Academy Award Animation Collection: 15 Winners
Academy Award Animation Collection: 15 Winners, 26 Nominees
Bump! Florida
North American Gold Coast
Chris & John to the Rescue! 1
Dallas 8
The Equalizer 1
Family Ties 3
General Hospital: Night Shift 1
George of the Jungle The Complete Original Series
Girlfriends 3
Hotel Babylon 1
My Boys 1
Power Rangers Operation Overdrive Volume 4, Star of Isis
Power Rangers Operation Overdrive Volume 5, Pink Emerald
Riptide 3
Route 66 Classic Episodes Vol. 1
Tell Me You Love Me 1
This Is Tom Jones Volume 2
The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends The Beatrix Potter Collection
February 19 Survivor 12
Walker, Texas Ranger 4
Coach 3
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Volume 1
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles[5] Season 2, Volume 1
Dragonball Z 4
February 26 The Smurfs Season 1, Volume 1
Newhart 1
The Fugitive Season 1, Volume 2
The Invisible Man The Complete Collection
The Red Green Show 1999 Season
March 4 Ben 10 3
UFO Ultramaiden Valkyrie 2
The Love Boat Season 1, Volume 1
Human Giant 1
Magnum, P.I. 8
Trading Spaces: Trading Castles
Trading Spaces: Home Improvement
Trading Spaces: Town and County
Trading Spaces: Through the Roof
The Kill Point The Complete Series
Storm Hawks Heroes in the Sky 2-Disc Collector's Edition
March 11 Lil' Bush 1
Sam & Max: Freelance Police The Complete Series
The Mod Squad The Complete 1st Season, Volume 2
Love, American Style Season 1, Volume 2
Stargate SG-1 The Ark of Truth
Day Break The Complete Series
March 18 The Adventures of Robin Hood 1
Battlestar Galactica 3
Bionic Woman Volume 1
Bozo's Big Top The Best of Bozo: Volume 1
Bump! European Highlights
Scandinavia
Corenil and Bernie The Complete Series
Dennis the Menace Trouble, Trouble Everywhere
Greek Chapter 1
Joking Apart 2
Justice League The New Frontier: Special Edition HD DVD
Married... with Children 8
McHale's Navy 3
The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show The Complete Series
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo 1
The Real McCoys The Best Of, Volume 1
Route 66 Super Series Vol. 1
Steve Canyon Special Edition
The Untouchables Season 2, Volume 1
The Wild Wild West 4
March 25 Arrest and Trial The Best Of, Part 2
Arthur 10
Baldwin Hills 1
The Catherine Tate Show Series 2
Checkmate The Best of Season 2
Day Break The Complete Series
Frisky Dingo 1
The Invisible Man 1
Jayce and the Wheeled Warriors Volume 1
Kong: The Animated Series Volume 4
Laredo The Best of Season 1, Part 2
Midsomer Murders Box Set 10
The Early Cases
The Mike Douglas Show Moments & Memories
Painkiller Jane The Complete Series
Party of Five 3
The Price Is Right The Best of The Price is Right
Sliders 4
The Shield 1
2
3
4
5
Sliders 4
Suburban Shootout 1
Upright Citizens Brigade ASSSSCAT!
The Vice 1
Wings 6

April–June[edit]

U.S./Canada
Release Date
Title Season # Notes
April 1 Alvin and the Chipmunks Go to the Movies: Funny, We Shrunk The Adults
Becker 1
Doctor Who Story #070: The Time Warrior
Story #142: Timelash
Father Knows Best 1
Growing Up... Growing Up Wild Cats
John from Cincinnati The Complete Series
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 6
Martin 4
Murder, She Wrote 8
New Street Law 2
Stingray The Complete Series
That '70s Show 8
The Tomorrow Show John, Paul, Tom and Ringo
April 8 The Cosby Show 7
The Cosby Show 8
The Last Detective 4
Nanny 911 1
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles[6] 6
Matlock 1
Perry Mason 50th Anniversary Edition
Meerkat Manor 2
Deadliest Catch 3
April 15 Alien Nation The Ultimate Movie Collection
American Dad! Volume 3
Bump! American South
Roman/Greek Holiday
The Goldbergs Best of The Goldbergs
Jupiter Moon Set 3: Ghost in the Machine
Melrose Place 3
A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila 1
SpongeBob SquarePants Pest Of The West
What Not to Wear Mom Makeovers
The Woody Woodpecker Show Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection: Volume 2
April 22 The Ambassador Series 2
Backyard Habitat The Best Of Backyard Habitat: Volume 1
Big Ideas for a Small Planet 1
Friday Night Lights 2
House of Venus Show 2
Laverne & Shirley 4
Ōban Star-Racers Volume 1 - The Alwas Cycle
Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! 1
April 29 The Waltons 7
I Spy 1 Remastered Reissue
I Spy 2 Remastered Reissue
I Spy 3 Remastered Reissue
Beverly Hills, 90210 4
The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles Volume 3
Cheers 9
Roswell 1 Re-Release, With New Packaging
Roswell 2 Re-Release, With New Packaging
Roswell 3 Re-Release, With New Packaging
Paranormal State 1
May 6 The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin Volume 2: Mysteries of Hard to Find City
Crossing Jordan 1
The Invaders 1
May 13 American Idol Season 6 Finale Performance Show - The Top 2
The Chase 1
DNA 1 & 2
Drawn Together 3
The Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers Volume 1
Garfield and Friends A Cat And His Nerd
The Incredible Hulk The Incredible Hulk Returns & The Trial Of The Incredible Hulk
Joey 2
Lovejoy 3
The Magnificent Seven Complete Series
Mission: Impossible 4
The Rat Patrol The Complete Series
Saturday Night Live 3
Stargate Infinity The Complete Series
Two and a Half Men 3
May 20 He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Volume 2
The Richie Rich/Scooby-Doo Show The Complete Series: Volume 1
Dangerous Assignment The Complete Television Collection
The Muppet Show 3
May 27 Cory in the House Newt And Improved Edition
Degrassi: The Next Generation 6
The Grand Complete Collection
Gunsmoke The 2nd Season, Volume 2
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Volume 2
Holocaust Anniversary Edition
Intervention Season 1: Then and Now
The Invaders 1
The Jackie Gleason Show The Color Honeymooners: Collection 3
Lipstick Jungle 1
Love My Way Series 1
MonsterQuest 1
Rawhide The 3rd Season, Volume 1
Wing Chun Complete Series
June 3 Mannix 1
The Incredible Hulk 3
The Incredible Hulk 4
CHiPs 2
June 10 Hawaii Five-O 4
Home Improvement 8
Monk 6
The Odd Couple' 3
Psych 2
June 17 Burn Notice 1
Eureka 2
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch 4
Sergeant Preston of the Yukon The Complete Collection
June 24 The Big Easy 1
Criss Angel Mindfreak Best of Seasons 1 and 2
Dogfights 2
The Complete Series
Early Edition 1
Evening Shade 1
Futurama Beast With A Billion Backs
Hey Joel 1
I Bet You 1
Ice Road Truckers On & Off The Ice
The New Adventures of Old Christine 2
The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Set 3
Tak and the Power of Juju Vol 1: The Trouble With Magic
That's My Boy Complete Series
The Vice 2

July–September[edit]

U.S./Canada
Release Date
Title Season # Notes
July 15 Birds of Prey The Complete Series
July 22 Case Closed 1
July 29 Avatar: The Last Airbender Book 3: Fire, Volume 4
Baldwin Hills 1
Beverly Hills, 90210 5
Centennial The Complete Series
Dark Shadows The Beginning, Vol. 5: Episodes 144-178
Freakazoid! 1
Girlfriends 4
The Hills 3
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 7
Masters of Horror Season 2 Limited Edition Skull Set
Parking Wars Best of Season 1
Phineas and Ferb Vol. 1: The Fast And The Phineas
The Princes of Malibu The Complete Series
Robin of Sherwood The Complete Collection
Space Angel Collection 1
Stargate SG-1 Continuum DVD & Blu-ray
Tiny Toon Adventures Season 1, Volume 1
Witchblade The Complete Series
Wizards of Waverly Place Vol. 1: Wizard School
August 5 Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations Collection 3
Back at the Barnyard When No One's Looking
Ben 10 4
Bizarre The Best of Bizarre: Volumes 1-10 Uncensored
Charlie and Lola Volume 8
Code Monkeys 1
Days That Shook the World 1 Plus The Pilot
Doctor Who Story #017: The Time Meddler
Story #121: Black Orchid
Story #130: The Five Doctors: 25th Anniversary Edition
Family Ties 4
Foyle's War Set 5
Get Smart 1
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Volume 3
Hotel Babylon 2
Lonesome Dove 2 Disc Collector's Edition DVD & Blu-ray
Masters of Science Fiction The Complete Series
Robin Hood 1 Blu-ray Release
2
Route 66 1
The Saddle Club 1
Sensitive Skin 1 & 2
Star Trek: The Original Series 2 Remastered
Sunset Tan 1
Wire in the Blood Prayer Of The Bone
August 12 South Park 11
The Wire 5
August 19 Brotherhood 2
Dexter 2
Gossip Girl 1
House 4
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles 1
August 25 The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour The Best of Season 3: Premium 5 - Disc Release
August 26 Afro Samurai Season 1 - Director's Cut Blu-ray Release
Alfresco The Complete Series
Archie's Weird Mysteries Haunting of Riverdale
Spells Spells Trouble
B.L. Stryker Best of B.L. Stryker
Banacek Best of Banacek
Battle 360° 1
Beany and Cecil Classic Collection Vol. 1: Trick or Treat
Classic Collection Vol. 2: Casper & Wendy Scare Up Some Fun
Charles in Charge Best of Charles in Charge
The Crow: Stairway to Heaven Best of The Crow: Stairway to Heaven
Curious George Sails with Pirates and Other Curious George
Dirty Jobs Collection 3
Dog the Bounty Hunter 4
The Duchess of Duke Street Complete Collection
Entourage 4
Everybody Hates Chris 3
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids Halloween Special (Genius)
Heroes 1 Blu-ray Release
Heroes 2 Standard DVD and Blu-ray Release
The Jackie Gleason Show The Color Honeymooners: Collection 4
NCIS 5
One Tree Hill 5
The Shield 6
Shockwave 1
UFO Hunters 1
The Untouchables Season 2, Volume 2
August 29 Doug 1
2
Drake & Josh 3 & 4
Hey Arnold! 2
Zoey 101 2
September 2 Arthur 11
Bump Eastern Europe
The Big Bang Theory 1
Cheers 10
Denver, the Last Dinosaur Vol. 2
Desperate Housewives 4
Doctor Who Story #093: The Invisible Enemy with K9 and Company: A Girl's Best Friend
Story #097: The Invasion of Time
Eli Stone 1
Faerie Tale Theatre The Complete Series
Ghost Hunters Live From The Waverley Sanitorium
Ghost Whisperer 3
Honey West The Complete Series
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Series 6
Life 1
Little People, Big World Season 2, Vol. 1
Living with Ed 2
The Office (U.S. TV series) 4
Supernatural 3
September 9 Alvin and the Chipmunks Daytona Jones and the Pearl of Wisdom
CSI: Miami 6
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper Vol. 2
Edgar & Ellen Season 1, Volume 1
Grey's Anatomy 4
A Haunting 4
Season 1-4
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia 3
Jon & Kate Plus 8 Seasons 1 & 2
Judge Judy Second to None
Keeping Up Appearances Life Lessons from Onslow
The Full Bouquet
Last of the Summer Wine Vintage 1977
Legion of Super Heroes Vol. 3
Medium 4
Smallville 7 Standard DVD and Blu-ray Editions
The Spectacular Spider-Man Volume 1: Attack Of The Lizard
The Sylvester & Tweety Mysteries 1
To the Manor Born Silver Wedding Anniversary
The Complete Series
Ugly Betty 2
Wings 7
September 16 The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius The Best of Season 1
The Best of Season 2
The Best of Season 3
The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet Christmas with the Nelsons
Alvin and the Chipmunks The Alvinnn!!! Edition
Avatar: The Last Airbender 3
Chuck 1
Criminal Minds 3
Cybill' Collector's Edition: Volume 1
Danny Phantom Season 1
Season 2
Dirty Sexy Money 1
Duckman Seasons 1 & 2
Father Knows Best Vol. 1
First Among Equals 1st Among Equals
Goosebumps A Night in Terror Tower
Monster Blood
One Day at Horrorland
Inside the Actors Studio Robin Williams
Meerkat Manor 3
Private Practice 1
Pushing Daisies 1
The Red Green Show 2000 Season
Rocko's Modern Life The Best of - Volume 1
The Best of - Volume 2
Seinfeld Season 1: The Very Beginning
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour The Best of Season 3
Torchwood 2
Will & Grace 8
September 23 Alvin and the Chipmunks Holiday Gift Set
Alvin's Thanksgiving Celebration
Animalia Vol 1: Welcome to the Kingdom DVD & Blu-ray
Ax Men 1
Boston Legal 4
Brothers & Sisters 2
Cashmere Mafia The Complete Series
CSI: NY 4
Friday the 13th: The Series 1
Gangland 1
iCarly Season 1, Vol. 1
Killinaskully 1
My Name Is Earl 3
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide 1
2
Rob & Big 3
Robson Arms 3
Samantha Who? 1
Schoolhouse Rock! The Election Collection
Stories from the Vaults 1 DVD & Blu-ray
This American Life 1
Two and a Half Men 4
Unfabulous 1
2
September 30 Adam-12 2
B.L. Stryker The Complete Series
Banacek The Complete Series
Beauty and the Beast The Complete Series
Laredo The Best of Season 2, Part 1
Mr. Bean The Best of Mr. Bean Vol 2
My Name Is Earl 3
My Three Sons Season 1, Vol. 1
The New Fantastic Four The Impossible Man
Numb3rs 4
The Root of All Evil? Lewis Black's Root of All Evil
Sports Night The Complete Series: 10th Anniversary Edition
Trial & Retribution Set 1

October–December[edit]

U.S./Canada
Release Date
Title Season # Notes
October 7 30 Rock Season 2
'Allo 'Allo! Complete Series 9
The Beverly Hillbillies The Complete 2nd Season
Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern Collection 2
Brotherhood The Second Season
Corner Gas Season 5
Doctor Who Story #084: The Brain of Morbius
Story #144, 145, 146, 147: Trial of a Time Lord
Full Circle with Michael Palin Full Circle
Ghost Hunters Season 4, Part 1
Grace Under Fire Season 1
Growing Up... Growing Up Wilderness
How I Met Your Mother Season 3
Keeping Up with the Kardashians Season 1
Kimora: Life in the Fab Lane Season 1
Martin The Complete 5th Season
Midsomer Murders Box Set 11
Mission: Impossible The 5th Season
Mobile The Complete Series
The Munsters Family Portrait
The Complete Series
The Naked Brothers Band Season 2
Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares Volume 2
Robot Chicken Season 3
The Sarah Jane Adventures The Complete 1st Season
The Simpsons The Complete 11th Season
The Smurfs Season 1, Volume 2
South Park The Cult of Cartman
Speed Racer The Complete Classic Series Collection
Speed Racer: The Next Generation Volume 2: The Fast Track
Wagon Train Going West
October 14 Back to You The Complete Series
Bump! Canada
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation The 8th Season
Charlie and Lola Volumes 1-8
Chris & John to the Rescue! Season 2: Provincetown!
The Edwardians Edwardians
How I Met Your Mother Season 3
Liberty's Kids The Complete Series
Life with Derek The Complete 1st Season
Lil' Bush Season 2
Long Way Down Complete TV Series
Lovejoy Christmas Specials
The Magic Garden Carole and Paula in the Magic Garden
Nash Bridges The 1st Season
The Partridge Family The Complete 3rd Season
Quark The Complete Series
Rules of Engagement Season 2
The Sarah Silverman Program Season 2, Volume 1
Scott Baio Is 45...and Single Season 1
Scott Baio Is 46...and Pregnant Season 1
SilverHawks Season 1, Volume 1
SpongeBob SquarePants Who Bob What Pants
Survivorman Season 2
That '70s Show The Complete Series Stash Box
Ultraman The Complete Series
The Unit Season 3
The Universe The Complete Season 1 on Blu-ray
The Universe The Complete Season 2
Yo Gabba Gabba! Vol 01: The Dancey Dance Bunch
October 21 According to Jim Season 1
Ben 10: Alien Force Season 1, Volume 1
Dynasty The 3rd Season; Volume 2
Family Guy Freakin Sweet Party Pack
The Incredible Hulk The Complete Series
The Incredible Hulk The Complete 5th Season
Knight Rider The Complete Series
The L Word The Complete 5th Season
LA Ink Season 1, Volume 2
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. The Complete Series
October 28 The 4400 The Complete Series
Affairs of the Heart Series 1
The Catherine Tate Show Christmas Special
Cathouse: The Series Complete Series
Dark Shadows The Beginning, Vol. 6: Episodes 179 - 209
The Donna Reed Show 1
The Doris Day Show Christmas Memories
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman The Complete Series Mega Set
The Flintstones The Complete Series
George of the Jungle Jungle Bells
Girlfriends 5
Good Times The Complete Series
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries The Complete Inspector Lynley Mysteries
The L Word 5
The Little Rascals The Complete Collection (1929-1938)
Millennium The Complete Series
Mother and Son 2
My Pet Monster The Complete Series
Mystery Science Theater 3000 The 20th Anniversary Edition: Limited-Edition Tin Box Set (AKA V13)
NewsRadio Complete Series
Sanford and Son The Complete Series
Sister, Sister The 1st Season
War and Remembrance The Complete Series
Zoom ZOOM - Back to the 70s
November 4 Batman: The Animated Series The Complete Animated Series
Chowder Vol. 1
The Collector 1
Cook's Country 1
Fraggle Rock The Complete Series Collection
Futurama Bender's Game DVD and Blu-ray
Get Smart The Complete Series Gift Set Retail Release
Home Movies 10th Anniversary
Howdy Doody 40 Episodes (1949-1952)
The Best Of Howdy Doody: 20 Episodes (1949-1952)
JAG 7
The Marvel Super Heroes Heroes: Limited Edition 3-Disc Gift Set
Popeye the Sailor Volume 3: 1941-`1943
Primeval Volume 1: The Complete Series 1 and 2
Project Runway 4
Reaper Season 1
Spin City 1
The Starlost Complete Series
Three Sheets 3
Tori & Dean: Inn Love 2
The Wild Wild West The Complete TV Series
November 11 Night Gallery Season 2
Igor 5
November 18 Bones 3
Charmed The Complete Series
Clarissa Explains It All Season 4
Hannah Montana Season 1
November 25 24 Redemption
Beverly Hills, 90210 6
The Big Easy 2
The Colbert Report A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All
The Doris Day Show The Complete Series
Family Affair The Complete Series
Freaks and Geeks The Complete Series: Yearbook Edition
Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. 5
The Mod Squad The 2nd Season, Volume 1
The Pink Panther Show Pink Panther Ultimate Collection
The Real Ghostbusters The Complete Collection
The Red Skelton Show The Ultimate Collection
Steve Canyon The Complete TV Series, Volume 1
Super Dave Super Stunt Spectacular Volume 1
Superman: The Animated Series Doomsday: Special Edition 2-Disc DVD & Blu-ray release
Torchy the Battery Boy Series 1
Series 2
The Tudors 1 Uncut Edition Blu-ray Canada Release
2 Uncut Edition Blu-ray Canada Release
December 2 6teen Special Yearbook Edition (Season 1, Volume 2)
Cannon Season 1, Volume 2
Curious George Leads the Band & Other Musical Mayhem
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist The Katz Files
Hi-5 1
Jake and the Fatman Season 1, Volume 2
Law & Order 6
Metalocalypse Season 2
MythBusters Big Blasts Collection
Password Best of Password
Perry Mason The 3rd Season, Volume 2
Saturday Night Live 4
December 9 Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog Volume 2
Gunsmoke The 3rd Season, Volume 1
Happy Days The 4th Season
Lost The Complete 4th Season: The Expanded Experience
Rawhide The 3rd Season, Volume 2
December 16 Crime 360 The Complete Season 1
Ice Road Truckers The Complete Season 1
Jurassic Fight Club Season 1
Petticoat Junction The Official 1st Season
Swingtown The 1st Season
Power Rangers Jungle Fury Volume 1, Into the Jungle
Power Rangers Jungle Fury Volume 2, Way of the Master
Transformers: Energon The Ultimate Collection
December 30 The Tudors The Complete 2nd Season

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