DVD Tuesday: Leave It To Beaver

Every Tuesday I take a look at obscure and/or classic television programs, specials, miniseries or made-for-TV movies being released on DVD. For the record I consider anything broadcast prior to 1980 to be classic or else there wouldn’t be much to discuss. The releases referred to in these posts are encoded for Region 1 use … Continue Reading →

DVD Tuesday: Buck Rogers, Kojak, Mannix

Every Tuesday I take a look at obscure and/or classic television programs, specials, miniseries or made-for-TV movies being released on DVD. For the record I consider anything broadcast prior to 1980 to be classic or else there wouldn’t be much to discuss. The releases referred to in these posts are encoded for Region 1 use … Continue Reading →

DVD Tuesday: Adam-12

Every Tuesday I take a look at obscure and/or classic television programs, specials, miniseries or made-for-TV movies being released on DVD. For the record I consider anything broadcast prior to 1980 to be classic or else there wouldn’t be much to discuss. The releases referred to in these posts are encoded for Region 1 use … Continue Reading →

Work It Pulled After Two Episodes

Another new obscurity has been born: The New York Times is reporting that ABC has pulled its critically panned and low-rated sitcom Work It after just two episodes. I believe The Paul Reiser Show (NBC, April 2011) was the last program to last just two episodes before being canned. It seems unlikely that ABC will … Continue Reading →

DVD Tuesday: Cheyenne, Dennis the Menace

Every Tuesday I take a look at obscure and/or classic television programs, specials, miniseries or made-for-TV movies being released on DVD. For the record I consider anything broadcast prior to 1980 to be classic or else there wouldn’t be much to discuss. The releases referred to in these posts are encoded for Region 1 use … Continue Reading →

DVD Tuesday: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Every Tuesday I take a look at obscure and/or classic television programs, specials, miniseries or made-for-TV movies being released on DVD. For the record I consider anything broadcast prior to 1980 to be classic or else there wouldn’t be much to discuss. The releases referred to in these posts are encoded for Region 1 use … Continue Reading →

Most Popular December 2011

Here are the most popular articles, videos and posts from December of 2011: 10 Most Popular Articles of December 2011 Unsold Pilots on Television, 1956-1966 Otherworld The Syndicated Season: 1987-1988 Batgirl and the Batman Phenomenon The New People Outtakes, Bloopers & Goofs 10 Of The Most Outlandish TV Concepts Ever A Look At Star Trek … Continue Reading →

2011: TV’s New Obscurities

Another year, another list of “new” obscurities: television programs that premiered in 2011 but aired 13 episodes or less (with a few exceptions). A number of new shows that premiered in the fall — including Unforgettable (CBS), A Gifted Man (CBS) and Whitney (NBC) — have been picked up for the remainder of the 2011-2012 … Continue Reading →